Capitola Archive

Don’t Kill Other People. Don’t Kill Yourself. Don’t Join the Military.

The HidroAysen project involves 3 dams on the Pascua River and 2 dams on the Baker River that would flood globally rare forest ecosystems and some of the most productive agricultural land in the Aysen region.

Protests and vigils were held across the nation on March 24th following an announcement the day before of 4,000 dead US soldiers in Iraq.

Anti-corporate Xmas carols were performed in front of a busy credit union, the Capitola Mall, and "Traitor Joze."

The Navy and other branches of the military wanted to avoid dealing with the Raging Grannies, so they, closed on December 15, 2007.

Protestors converged on the Military Recruitment Center in Capitola "to end the war in Iraq now, and to work for a future of peace and justice for all."

Rallies and marches were held nationwide in solidarity with the counter-recruitment activists in the Supreme Court case.

Many motorists honked in support of the demonstration about forest destruction caused by the millions of catalogs distributed for Victoria's Secret.

A group gathered outside K-Mart armed with bunny ears, poster boards, and leaflets on militarized Easter baskets.

The Santa Cruz County recruiting offices for the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines remained closed all day due to a large rally and civil disobedience.