The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – September 6, 2022

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Sweltering temperatures and risk of rolling blackouts as California swelters in prolonged heat wave Liz Truss becomes new British Prime Minister United Nations nuclear inspectors urge Russia and Ukraine to agree to protection zone around Zaporizhizhia nuclear … Continued


  Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Heat wave expected to surge in California, as officials ask people to reduce power or face black outs. Bay Area health officials brace for a heat wave as high as 110 degrees in some areas. President … Continued


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President Biden speech at Independence Hall spells out the dangers MAGA Republicans pose to democracy; State lawmakers vote to give five year extended lease on life to Diablo Canyon reactor; Kaiser nurses stage informational picket

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President Biden warns “MAGA forces” are determined to take the country backwards Brookings Institution scholar says U.S. and other nations face threats from authoritarianism State lawmakers overwhelmingly approve Governor Newsom’s plan to extend operating life of Diablo … Continued


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Heat wave to stress California’s energy supply; FDA approves newly formulated COVID booster; Google workers protest “cloud” contract with Israel & its military

Intense California heat wave projected for next several days,  prompting calls for voluntary electricity conservation FDA approves newly formulated COVID booster which also targets Omicron BA.5 Legislation allowing kids to access COVID vaccines without parental consent dies in state Assembly without a vote Google workers protest 1.2 billion dollar contract with Israel’s government and military … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. U.N. to inspect nuclear power plant in Ukraine, amidst fears of disaster. Warring factions in Yemen’s civil war extend truce. California lawmakers pass fast food workers bill creating fast food council to regulate industry. U.N. warns of … Continued


Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. Donald Trumps Mar-a-Lago estate held top secret, classified documents, according to FBI affidavit. Abortion opponents and supporters clash at U.C. Berkeley campus Biden administration pledges enough Monkeypox vaccines for all who need it, despite existing disparity. Federal … Continued


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California adopts world’s most stringent rule banning gasoline powered cars; Federal judge prepares for hearing on Oakland’s largest Wood Street encampment; Monkeypox cases still on the rise in California, but at a slower rate

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. California adopts groundbreaking rule banning sales of new gasoline powered cars after 2035. A federal magistrate orders Justice Department to make public tomorrow the redacted affidavit it used to obtain search warrant for Mar-a-Lago. Monkeypox cases down … Continued


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President Biden makes good on campaign promise to forgive up to $20,000 in student loan debt; Uvalde school district police chief fired; British Prime Minister visits Ukraine on Independence Day

Comprehensive coverage of the day’s news with a focus on war and peace; social, environmental and economic justice. President Biden fulfills campaign promise to forgive up to $20,000 in student loan debt Ukraine war debate at UN Security Council on Independence Day and six month anniversary of Russian invasion Cosmetic giant Sephora settles California lawsuit … Continued