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Can Life Be Lived in Dignity by Every San Diegan?
INSIGHTS - San Diegan John Falchi read a moving story by San Diego writer Rocky Neptune and commented: "This is one of the most well-written, heartfelt stories about homelessness that I have ever read. It needs to be circulated widely. Thank you for sharing it with us; I will help to pass it on." Read More

Event Reminders:

Gaza Freedom March - Worldwide Solidarity Actions
Wednesday, 01/06/2010
International Campaign in Support of the Gaza Freedom March. A massive mobilization-thousands of unison actions assembled around the world. A candle light vigil will be held in San Diego.

Prop 8 trial begins Jan. 11, will be televised
Monday, 01/11/2010
U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker said he expects to keep a trial challenging California's ban on same-sex marriage on track for January 11, 2010. Walker will preside over a no-jury trial, expected to last several weeks, of a lawsuit in which two same-sex couples claim the marriage ban violates their federal constitutional rights. The trial will be televised. Trial outcome could restore gay marriage in CA.

David Swanson speaker at UCSD
Thursday, 01/14/2010
Dynamite speaker David Swanson, will speak at UCSD on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2020 at 5:00 PM on "Imperial Presidency and Froming a More Perfect Union". Muir Biology Bldg, 5:00 PM

2010 Annual Letters to Editor awards event Jan 30
Saturday, 01/30/2010
The 13th Annual Letters to the Editor Awards Night will be held on Saturday evening, January 30, 2010 in Vista. More details to follow. Over 200 people expected to attend so make your reservations now.

Help Save Escondido's Prop S From Attack!
Thursday, 01/07/2010
Prop. S, the measure that prevents most land-use chan