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In Honor of Our Original Native Peoples

A Brief History of Native Peoples around Mount Diablo, and Treating Their Cultural Artifacts with Respect * Ohlone – Wikipedia * Ohlone Land | Centers for Educational Justice * Ohlone Native Americans


Local News

2022-07-26 The Walnut Creek Homeless Task Force Presents
The Community Forum on Homelessness in Walnut Creek: The Community Forum on Homelessness in Walnut Creek

2022-07-04 Dublin secures $2.29M in state funds for Iron Horse Nature Park and Open Space

2022-06-30 John Muir Health has been awarded a nearly $1.8 million grant over the next three years from the State of California to support the health system’s Beyond Violence program and expansion of mental health services. As Contra Costa County’s only trauma center, John Muir Health sees a high percentage of the victims of violent crime and repeat patients who are stuck in cyclical violence.


2022-06-26 Concord Community Alliance Please submit public comment by Monday, June 27th, 11:59PM to ensure Concord’s Housing Element Plan for the next 8 years includes programs that effectively address solving Concord’s homlessness crisis, and protects renters from displacement. It especially threatens Concord’s diversity — Black, Brown, and Indigenous communities from gentrification by omitting important details. More Information


2022-06-24 As statewide protections end, California renters demand more rights

ANTIOCH, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 22: Tenants and activists take part in a rally as Antioch city Councilwoman Tamisha Torres-Walker, left, speaks at the Delta Pines apartment complex in Antioch, Calif., on Wednesday, June 22, 2022. The rally highlighted the needs for rent stabilization, tenant anti-harassment and just-cause for eviction ordinances in the city. (Jane Tyska/Bay Area News Group)

2022-06-25,26 52nd Annual San Francisco Pride Parade and Celebration

2022-06-15 The Concord City Council on Tuesday unanimously voted to adopt a residential tenant anti-harassment protection ordinance.

2022-06-14-1830 Concord City CouncilTenant Anti-harassment Ordinance on Agenda Public Comments

Concord Communities Alliance Talking Points for 2022-06-14 Concord City Hall Meeting

2022-06-11 City of Concord Draft Housing Element (2023 – 2031)

2022-06-09-1700 Concord Prayer Vigil and Community Speakout to Prevent Homelessness

2022-06-09 The Activist – Richmond Progressive Alliance

2022-03-04 Ex-Danville cop Andrew Hall gets 6 years in deadly shooting of Laudemer Arboleda

2022-03-04 Sentencing of Andrew Hall for Felony Assault against Laudemer Arboleda


Local Groups

Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment (ACCE) Action

Bay Area Organizations

Concord Communities Alliance

Conscious Contra Costa

Make A Stand In Antioch

Martinez Enlightened Coalition

Richmond Progressive Alliance


Specific Issues Index

from Creating Better World

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I have been a Peace and Social Justice Advocate most all of my adult life. In 2022, I am again running for U.S. Congress in CA under the Green Party. This Blog and website are meant to be a progressive educational site, an alternative to corporate media and the two dominate political parties. Your comments and participation are most appreciated. (Click photo) .............................................. Paid for by Michael Kerr for Congress with Peace and Justice C00803577
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