December 2008 Archive

Mothers Breastfeed and Protest at Facebook’s HQ in Palo Alto

Mothers breastfed their babies and displayed photos removed by Facebook as part of a coordinated and widespread campaign in support of the rights of breastfeeding mothers and their children everywhere.

Final Press Conference for Science Hill Tree Sit

The tree-sit drew to a close that morning when UC police seized control of Science Hill and arrested the last remaining tree-sitter.

Tree Sit Ends, Redwoods and Oaks Cut on UCSC’s Science Hill

A tree cutting company hired by the university cut down a grove of 100-year-old redwood trees to make way for construction of a Biomedical building.

Marching and Speaking Out to Save the Beach Flats Community Center and Gardens

The Beach Flats Community Center (BFCC) is the neighborhood resource center in the heart of the Beach Flats community.