CounterPULSE Calendar Week of Feb. 27-March 5

Posted February 24, 2006 by

“Apartment” presented by foolsFURY Theater Company in association with HummingbirdWORKS Thurs.–Sat. March 2-4, 8 pm $10-20 A new physical theater play written and directed by Mia Rovegno. Accompanied by a live sound score and shadow puppetry, “Apartment” explores the ironic
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Media Frenzy Over Fox News Interview Unwarranted

Posted February 23, 2006 by Supervisor Gerardo Sandoval

There are a few observations that I want to add to the hysteria over my comments on Fox News’ Hannity & Colmes. First, I wish I could share with everyone the emails I got from around the country. The gist
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Families Need Help Moving Out of SROs

Posted February 23, 2006 by Rita Mandelenis

The SRO Health and Safety Task Force recommended to the Land Use and Economic Development Committee yesterday that 25 percent of city funds for low-income housing be dedicated to families. The group also urged the Supervisors to increase the affordable
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School Beat: A Bigger, Better School Board

Posted February 23, 2006 by Lisa Schiff

The rough ride we’ve all taken this academic year has mobilized the public school community, raising anger but also the level of expectations. Much of the frustration with the recent string of crisis-level events is being taken out on the
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New Play by Local Writer Tommi Avicolli Mecca

New Play by Local Writer Tommi Avicolli Mecca

Posted February 22, 2006 by

Following on the heels of his critically acclaimed one-man show last year, local author and activist Tommi Avicolli Mecca is debuting his new work, “the aching in god’s heart,” March 16-18, 8pm and March 19 at 5pm at St. Boniface’s
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Kansas vs. Wal-Mart

Posted February 22, 2006 by Jesse Nathan

Blue Thoughts From a Red State Late in January, Wal-Mart, Inc. held its national managers meeting in Kansas City. At the same time, a broad coalition of students, activists, unionists and everyday concerned citizens organized a counter-convergence: they held the
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