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Feb 16 – Monthly Meeting – Nicole Capretz, Leading the Charge for the Community Action Plan

Update: Download slides from the meeting here. A Woman On a Mission: Stop Climate Change Climate change is one of the greatest threats ever posed to human existence. What science makes overwhelmingly clear is that what we are doing is not enough to solve the problem, and we must find new solutions. We have a […]

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Jan 19 – Monthly Meeting – Steve Rivera’s Vision for the Party

We kick off the new year discussing our hopes for the coming year. Many of us are concerned that the Democratic Party has lost its way both nationally and here in San Diego County. We believe that good policies is good politics and that the Party needs to stand up for its core beliefs. Most people […]

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Who Runs San Diego? Co-opting an Icon in Hillcrest

By Linda Perine As you may have noticed, October has not been a happy month for the San Diego LGBT community. Earlier this month the Harvey Milk American Diner in Hillcrest closed abruptly, bouncing checks to workers and simply failing to pay others, including the Harvey Milk Foundation. At an October 8 press conference an LA […]

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Mayor Faulconer: Proclaim December “Corky Orca Retirement Month!

We are making steady progress — now just shy of hitting 1200 signatures, but I know there are LOTS more people out there who support retiring this longest- held orca in captivity to a sea sanctuary! So please keep Sharing and encouraging people to join you in signing it, so we have a LONG list […]

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Warrior Women: the Wins, the Losses & the Future

Martha Sullivan will present an update on the battle to stop Sea World’s inhumane practices against cetaceans. Sarah Boot (@SarahRBoot) and Carole Kim (@carolkimd6) will talk on their recent experiences running for City Council. Discussing victories, battle scars and continuing the fight for a more progressive San Diego. These are very important discussions about issue that […]

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Who Runs San Diego? The Lincoln Club’s Role in Our Shadow Government

By Jim Miller In the last several installments of this series, we have focused on the interlocking network of moneyed interests who dominate San Diego’s media landscape in order to “manufacture consent” as well as the ways in which moneyed interests are able to feed at the public trough and/or manipulate local government to serve […]