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Sep, 2018

Free Indigenous Cookbook and Radio Matters

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This weekend’s Ventura County Peace and Justice Network’s podcast features a new research study documenting a Radio Indigena en Oxnard success story. I then summarize how the organization running the radio station, Mixteco/Indigena Community Organizing Project (MICOP) co-developed a cookbook with researchers at CSU Channel Islands. The cookbook features recipes that may be helpful for suffers of helicobacter pylori and other illnesses.  I dedicated this show to food lovers. When I first told a friend I was thinking of doing a radio show he responded, ‘”radio is dead.” Today I bring you a podcast story […]

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Sep, 2018

Three Stories of Three Oxnard Beaches

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This podcast covers three Stories of three beaches: Silver Strand, Kiddie, and Ormond My station manager at Radio Indigena (94.1fm) in Oxnard, California wanted me to do a show on the environmental safety of Kiddie Beach. The news is good. Kiddie Beach is cleaner. In the podcast I summarize recent Heal the Bay and California Water Board reports to let you know why Kiddie Beach has had problems with cleanliness. The City of Oxnard has released a geographic information systems map with the location of all the sampling sites and […]

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Aug, 2018

Life, Death and Chemicals Podcast

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Ventura County environmental groups, Citizens For Responsible Oil and Gas and Food and Water Watch, have a new tar sands advocacy project. This was an inspiration for creating a short podcast from my article, Life, Death and Chemicals.   Life, Death and Chemicals by Natalie Cherot Much of America’s strawberry supply is farmed atop a rich deposit of oil. For a family living among the pesticides and drilling, the source of their health problems is a painful mystery. Welcome to the California tar sands. Published in Latterly A Longform pic […]

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Jul, 2018

Fear and a Hate Group Podcast

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On Monday, July 9, 2018, Solidarity Radio interviewed Dr. Marta Martinez-Bravo and Julie Diaz about Senate Bill 54, the California Values Act, also known as the “sanctuary state” law. SB 54 aims to prohibit state and local law enforcement from holding undocumented immigrants in federal custody, unless they have been convicted of a list of designated crimes in the last 15 years, or are a registered sex offender. Martha Martinez-Bravo and Julie Diaz Martinez attended the nearly six-hour Simi Valley City Council on June 25th. The SB54 supporters did not […]

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Jul, 2018

Conejo Valley Pride Podcast

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Listen to Kendra Mellinger and Narissa Petchumrus are organizers of the first LGBTQ pride in the Conejo Valley California on the Radio Solidarity podcast. Saturday, September 22, 2018, at 11 AM – 6 PM at Civics Arts Plaza is Conejo Valley’s inaugural LGBTQ+ PRIDE Festival. There will be entertainment, food trucks, vendors, multiple counseling and healthcare services, youth space, and kids’ crafts. Visit the Conejo Pride website here Kendra Mellinger and Narissa Petchumrus discuss activists, Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera and the people who inspired their pride. Streaming now on Netflix   Kendra Mellinger speaks about […]

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Jun, 2018

Thomas Fire Podcast Coming Soon

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Check back here soon California mudslides: as wealthy town recovers, undocumented are left behind Workers living paycheck to paycheck find they will not be paid for lost time – and without papers, many lack recourse to emergency funds

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Mar, 2018

An Interview With Our Thomas Firefighting Women

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A video interview of women firefighters that took on the Thomas Fire in December 2017. They are also inmates from Camp 13 in Malibu making $2 a day to $1 an hour to fight wildfires.  When the women aren’t fighting wildfires they clear hiking trails in the Santa Monica Mountains. Pay is two dollars a day.

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Feb, 2018

Where to Rally, Learn and Create in Ventura County in March

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Welcome to the Ventura County Peace and Justice Network newsletter. We publish a comprehensive calendar of progressive events. Check out our Calendar page. We update our calendar and our Facebook group almost everyday with happenings in the county. On the Calendar Click on the title of the events to get more information. Compassionate Listening Support Circle March 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm We invite you to join Lisa and Brian Berman for a FREE weekly support group to build, maintain, and restore inner peace after these hugely disruptive […]

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Feb, 2018

February Newsletter

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Welcome to the Ventura County Peace and Justice Network newsletter. We publish a comprehensive calendar of progressive events. Check out our Calendar page. We update our calendar and our Facebook group almost everyday with happenings in the county. On the Calendar Click on the title of the events to get more information. Surfrider Foundation Monthly Meeting February 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm A vibrant chapter that comprises volunteers interested in all aspects of beach and ocean protection. Check out their campaigns Come join us for our monthly meeting. […]

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