Posts Tagged ‘california’

California-sized area of forest lost in just 14 years

An area of forest roughly the size of California was cleared across the tropics and subtropics between 2004 and 2017 largely for commercial agriculture, finds a new assessment published by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF). The report looks at the state of forests and causes of deforestation in 24 “active deforestation fronts”, which account for […]

‘It’s all fallen apart’: Newsom scrambles to save California — and his career

LOS ANGELES — California is running so low on oxygen that officials are telling emergency crews to conserve supplies. Ambulances in Los Angeles are backed up outside emergency rooms, sometimes for hours. And the coronavirus vaccine distribution remains so disjointed that a freezer failure that forced immediate inoculations of hundreds of people in Northern California […]

Gavin Newsom: California Has So Much Cash It Could Return Some to Taxpayers

The State of California has so much cash, thanks to a revenue surplus, that it may be required to return some to taxpayers, according to a new budget proposal from Gov. Gavin Newsom for 2021. On Friday, Newsom presented his budget, a staggering $227.2 billion plan that he said was a “fiscal blueprint that provides […]

To the people of lockdown California: it’s jailbreak time

To the people of lockdown California: it’s jailbreak time Jon Rappoport / Jon Rappoport by Jon Rappoport January 7, 2021 (To join our email list, click here.) First, a bit of background. Your governor, Gavin Newsom, is a predator, but within the context of a failed state. For decades, the government of California has been […]

“I’m Choosing The Risk Of Getting COVID”: Over Half Of Health Care Workers At California Hospitals Refuse Vaccinations

(Zero Hedge) California’s health workers are refusing to take the new COVID-19 vaccines – with over half of frontline workers at one hospital unwilling to take it, and between 20% and 50% of workers at other facilities who feel the same, according to the Los Angeles Times. New York nurse Sandra Lindsay becomes the first […]

50 Percent of Healthcare Workers in Riverside County, California Refuse To Take COVID Vaccine

The Facts: 50 percent of healthcare workers and hospital staff in Riverside County are refusing to take the COVID-19 vaccine. Reflect On: Why are those who have concerns with vaccine safety ridiculed and labelled as anti-vax conspiracy theorists? Why are the concerns never really acknowledged or addressed? Is the COVID vaccine even able to stop/prevent […]

Report: Nancy Pelosi’s California Home Vandalized with Pig’s Head, Fake Blood

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) home in San Francisco, California, was reportedly vandalized with a pig’s head, fake blood, and graffiti, according to reports. Pelosi’s home had the words “CANCEL RENT!” and “WE WANT EVERYTHING!” reportedly written on the garage door after Congress failed to pass $2,000 stimulus checks for Americans amid the Chinese coronavirus […]

KKK recruitment flyers hit Northern California town

Recruitment flyers for the Ku Klux Klan that also espoused false claims made by President Donald Trump alleging fraud in November’s election were found outside more than a dozen homes and businesses in a small Northern California town. The flyers, which were discovered over the weekend in Tulelake, advertised the Loyal White Knights sect of […]

California coronavirus death toll: Latest Covid-19 figures

Governor Gavin Newsom has warned that hospitalisations in the state could soon double and swamped  hospitals are out of ICU beds. The uncontrolled spike means that almost all of the 40 million residents of the state are now under a wide-ranging stay-at-home order. The first case of Covid was recorded in California on 25 January […]

Breonna Taylor sculpture smashed by vandals in California

A sculpture honouring Breonna Taylor was smashed by vandals in California over the weekend, in an incident now being investigated by police. The memorial bust of the police shooting victim was installed in Latham Square in downtown Oakland just two weeks ago, but had large chunks broken off it sometime on Saturday according to local […]

California Has Worst Coronavirus Outbreak in U.S. — and Some of the Tightest Restrictions

The State of California officially has the worst coronavirus outbreak in the country — as well as some of the tightest restrictions. SFGate.com reported Sunday: California is now reporting the highest number of new daily COVID-19 cases per capita in the country. Last week, the state reported the nation’s fourth highest number of daily COVID-19 […]

California Doctor Says He was Fired for Challenging Coronavirus Shutdowns

Appearing Wednesday on the Fox News Channel, Dr. Michael Deboisblanc said he was fired as trauma medical director for John Muir Health after writing a letter to health officials in Contra Costa County, California, in which he challenged local coronavirus restrictions. https://video.foxnews.com/v/6218056500001#sp=show-clips A partial transcript is as follows: SANDRA SMITH: A prominent doctor in California […]

University of California Merced Sticks by Professor Behind Antisemitic ‘IsraHell’ Twitter Account

The now-deleted antisemitic Twitter account maintained by University of California Professor Abbas Ghassemi. Photo: Screenshot. The University of California Merced’s School of Engineering was on Wednesday sticking by one of its top professors despite a viciously antisemitic and anti-Zionist Twitter account that he maintained for nearly two years having come to light. A spokesperson for […]

Long shot Newsom recall drive gets serious in California

1. THE GOP ESTABLISHMENT IS BACKING IT: The California Republican Party and its chair, Jessica Milan Patterson have endorsed it. So has the entire CA GOP House caucus, according to Rep. Devin Nunes, who said as much last week — and said the party is helping to fire up the recall push. “We’re encouraging people […]

California virus surge brings field hospitals, body bags

Hospitals are filling up so fast in California that officials are rolling out mobile field facilities and scrambling to hire more doctors and nurses to prepare for an expected surge in coronavirus patients. Meanwhile California is distributing 5,000 body bags mostly to the hard-hit Los Angeles and San Diego areas and has 60 refrigerated trailers […]

California lawmakers remain sidelined as pandemic crisis deepens

State lawmakers last considered and passed bills in August. They have since held informational and oversight hearings, written letters to Gov. Gavin Newsom and introduced legislation to consider next year. Most spent the fall campaigning before a pivotal general election. At least 10 went to Maui afterward. Meanwhile, Newsom is calling the shots through executive […]

California to Release Over 1,800 Prisoners, Including Rapists, to Combat Spread of Coronavirus

Over 1,800 dangerous criminals could be released into the streets of California in order to reduce the spread of the coronavirus, after a judge ordered Orange County to reduce its prison population by a whopping 50%. “We are evaluating the order, its impacts and our options for appeal,” Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes said in […]

California exits give Newsom rare chance to pick 3 high-profile leaders

The additional vacancy could help Newsom ease tensions with Black and Latina women’s groups who have said the governor should not appoint Padilla to the Senate job and instead name a woman of color to replace Harris, a Black and South Asian woman. In addition to elevating allies or empowering flag bearers for underrepresented groups, […]

California Sheriffs Refuse To Enforce Lockdown Measures

Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes has announced that his officers will not be enforcing Covid restrictions. As the entire state of California was plunged into what is effectively a complete lockdown over the weekend, Barnes became the latest sheriff refusing to enforce lockdown measures. In a tweet he said he will not send deputies to any […]

Watch: California Celebrity Chef Refuses to Stop Outdoor Dining — ‘I’m Not an Asshole, the Governor Is’

A celebrity chef with restaurants in Southern California is refusing to comply with state orders to shut down outdoor dining because of coronavirus and defended his decision in a video posted on Twitter where he claimed he believes his customers are safe and that Democrat Gov. Gavin Newsom is an “asshole.” “I can go into Walmart […]

US Sets Single Day Records for Cases; California Readies New Clamp Down

People wear face masks as they use the beach boardwalk during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Huntington Beach, California, July 1, 2020. Photo: Reuters / Mike Blake / File. The United States set single-day records for new infections and deaths on Thursday as California’s governor said he would impose some of the […]

Newsom’s California: 11-Yr-Old Boy Kills Himself on Zoom Call During Lockdown Class

The COVID lockdowns in California are going so well that an 11 year old student ended up killing himself during an online classroom Zoom call. According to reports, a sixth grade Zoom class turned tragic this week after an 11-year-old boy shot himself during the online call. The San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office started fielding […]

California politicians skewered for social crimes in the age of coronavirus

The public has grown furious watching political leaders make the rules and then blatantly break them. Suddenly, a politician’s worst nightmare is no longer the headline about the affair or the sex tape. It’s getting spotted at a restaurant or a packed party. “After all these months of a pandemic, most people aren’t in a […]

Democrat California Gov. Newsom Ignores SCOTUS, Doubles Down on Worship Restrictions

The United States Supreme Court rebuked Democrat New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo for lockdowns imposed on houses of worship, but Democrat California Gov. Gavin Newsom is ignoring the high court’s lifting of restrictions in New York and is doubling down on his coronavirus lockdowns on religious gatherings. Newsom has informed the court that his actions […]

California Churches to Defy Newsom After SCOTUS Ruling

Greg Fairrington, pastor of a Rocklin megachurch that’s been defying California’s pandemic restrictions on indoor churchgoing, opened Sunday’s service by pulling out his cell phone and reading aloud from a fresh U.S. Supreme Court decision. “There is no world in which the Constitution tolerates a color-coded executive edict that opens liquor stores … and bike shops but […]

California Court Strikes Down Limits On Fighting Dirty Power Plants

Above photo: From the Local Clean Energy Alliance. San Francisco – A California appeals court has struck down unconstitutional limits on the rights of citizens to challenge the location of power plants in their communities. A state appeals court affirmed Friday that communities concerned about air quality and climate pollution have the right to challenge […]

Southern California Edison: 16,000+ Customers Still Without Power

Southern California Edison said Friday that over 16,000 customers are without power as the utility company continues its shutoffs due to what it claims are elevated windy conditions. The areas impacted by the shutoffs are Los Angeles Orange, Kern, San Bernardino, and Ventura counties. CBS Los Angeles notes: “Shutoffs are designed to reduce the risk of […]

Scheer Intelligence: The California Genocide No One Talks About

Above image: Benjamin Madley, left, and Robert Scheer. Alex Pieros. UCLA history professor Benjamin Madley’s book details the killing of tens of thousands of Native Americans as the state was being settled in the 19th century. This edition of the Scheer Intelligence podcast was first broadcast in September, 2016. UCLA history professor Benjamin Madley’s book An […]

Republican David Valadao Unseats Democrat T.J. Cox in California; Avenges 2018 Loss

Republican David Valadao has defeated incumbent Rep. T.J. Cox (D-CA) in the close race for California’s 21st congressional district, according to Decision Desk. Decision Desk HQ Projects @dgvaladao (R) Has Won In CA-21 Race Called At 11-25 11:00 PM EST All Results: https://t.co/kgiDbIOm3r — Decision Desk HQ (@DecisionDeskHQ) November 26, 2020 Valadao avenged his loss […]

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