Monday Feb 17
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Yuba County developers weigh value of orchards vs. houses
In the sprawling Plumas Lake subdivision in rural Yuba County, farmers are planting walnut trees on land that was slated for thousands of homes in the last decade but is now worth more as nut orchards.
War Is A Crime
4 Arrested at Beale Air Force Base while resisting drone warfare
On November 25-26, we held our monthly vigil that included a surprise "pre-emptive peace response" direct action on Tuesday morning against drone warfare at Beale Air Force Base.
Still think Big-Ag is the answer? Read Bittman.
Let's at last recognize that there are two food systems, one industrial and one of small landholders, or peasants if you prefer.
We Never Forget: August 3, 1913 Bloody Sunday in Wheatland, California
On the Durst Brothers' Ranch at Wheatland which is near Marysville, California, farm workers were on strike led by the Industrial Workers of the World.
Stars and Stripes
Drone protesters line up at Beale Air Force Base gates
Protesters decrying the use of Global Hawk aircraft in targeting drone attacks in Afghanistan returned to Beale Air Force Base on Monday in demonstrations at both the Wheatland and Doolittle gates.