Category: Wars

  • Human Rights, Refugees, and San Diego

    Human Rights, Refugees, and San Diego

    Whether we are talking about the rights of Syrian refugees, the rights of black Americans, child soldiers, girls being trafficked for sex, or students being shot while at school, a discussion on human rights seems very timely. Not just because it’s Human Rights Day, but because of the upheaval that is putting record numbers of people at […]

  • Dec 10 – Human Rights Day – Community Action for Refugees

    Dec 10 – Human Rights Day – Community Action for Refugees

    December 10th is Human Rights Day! Join the Partnership for the Advancement of New Americans – PANA and 20 other organizations 5pm downtown at the Waterfront Park (by the County admin building) to demonstrate support for refugees! County Center/ Little Italy trolley stop (Green line) MTS buses 280 / 923 / 83 We will be gathering as a […]

  • Oct 25 – Monthly Meeting – The Spirit of Service: America’s Veterans and the Obligation We All Share

    Oct 25 – Monthly Meeting – The Spirit of Service:  America’s Veterans and the Obligation We All Share

    Nathan Fletcher is the featured speaker at our October meeting discussing veterans affairs and the work of his foundation, the Three Wise Men. The Three Wise Men Foundation exists to raise awareness of the problems our veterans face and raise funds that provide needed transition programs to ensure our veterans have the services they need […]

  • State of the Union

    State of the Union

    President Obama used the State of the Union 2015 to set the discussion on issues of importance to all San Diegans – Tax Cuts for the Middle Class, Free Community College, Paid Family and Medical Leave, and Fast Internet Access. Learn more here. President Obama’s State of the Union Address — Remarks As Prepared for Delivery There is a ritual on […]

  • Vote to Honor a Veteran

    Vote to Honor a Veteran
  • Oct 2 – Support Nurses Organizing at the San Diego Veterans Administration Hospital

    Oct 2 – Support Nurses Organizing at the San Diego Veterans Administration Hospital

    Update: The vote was successful! See more details here. Thanks to the hard work of the nurses and the support of the community there is a union representation election set for October 8th and 9th. But the struggle is not over. Unfortunately management is using some tactics out of a union busters manual to intimidate […]