Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. A light at the end of the tunnel: Vice President Mike Pence and Surgeon General Jerome Adams get vaccinated publicly Report shows pandemic’s crushing effect on children in California, especially kids of color Former police trainer Dante … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. California continues record coronavirus surge: 352 deaths and 53,000 infections in 24 hours. Santa Clara County rolls out coronavirus vaccination clinic for skilled nursing workers. FDA advisory panel approves Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use. California nurses … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Congressional leaders on the brink of coronavirus relief legislation. California ICU capacity plunges as COVID-19 infections soar to highest on record. Tenants advocates demand state lawmakers extend eviction moratorium and provide rent relief. Judge orders measures for … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. California Governor Gavin Newsom says 2.5 million in the state will be vaccinated by years end. Covid-19 vaccines hit Bay Area, doctors at SF General Hospital first to be innoculated. Workers and consumer advocates denounce business liability … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Electoral college votes for President-elect Democrat Joe Biden, securing his presidency. Pfizer/BioNTech Coronavirus vaccine rolled out in nationwide vaccination push. Health care workers in California first to receive COVID-19 vaccine, amidst infection surge. California Attorney General sues … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President-elect Joe Biden introduces five top picks for his new administration Former Iowa governor and USDA head Tom Vilsack is nominated for Secretary of Agriculture Public health officials urge Mexican Catholic residents to stay home from Guadalupe … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Expert advisory panel approves emergency use of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine. Republican senators stall on a bipartisan coronavirus relief package. President-elect Biden meets with civil rights leaders. 18 state’s join Texas lawsuit to nullify Joe Biden’s electoral victory … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President-elect Joe Biden picks Army Gen. Lloyd Austin, first black man to lead pentagon. Lawmakers pass stop gap measure to avoid government shut down, covid-19 relief bill still in works. President Donald Trump asks SCOTUS to join … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President-elect Joe Biden announces health care team and plans for his first 100 days in office. President Donald Trump holds coronavirus vaccine summit. U.K. rolls out two coronavirus vaccines. New report finds coronavirus hits working mom’s hardest, … Continued


The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – December 7, 2020

President-elect Biden Picks California AG Xavier Becerra to Head Health Human Services Agency. Trump Attorney Rudy Giuliani Latest Trump Associate to Contract Coronavirus. Most of California Goes Back Into Lockdown to Control Covid Surge. East Bay Green Energy Company Rolls Out Energy Saving Program. Indigenous Activists Face Charges for Toppling Marin County Statue of Spanish … Continued