Monthly Archives: October 2011

Open Letter, cont.

In an outrageously oppressive request designed to further intimidate, Dr. Eric Poncelet’s attorneys are demanding that we turn over ALL of our video and audio, that was collected during almost two years of work. Poncelet was the chief facilitator for … Continue reading

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Open Letter to the North Coast Community

On Thursday and Friday, Oct. 27 & 28,  Attorney Peter Martin and I travelled to Santa Rosa, California, where we  gave and received depositions, at the plush law offices of Tarkington, O’Neill, Barrack and Chong. The high-dollar law offices of Eric Poncelet’s … Continue reading

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Could MPAs become ‘marine polluted areas?’

by Dan Bacher Fishermen, grassroots environmentalists, tribal members and clean water advocates have criticized the so-called “marine protected areas” created under the privately funded Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) Initiative for failing to protect marine waters from oil drilling and … Continue reading

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Occupy Oakland, cont.

Scott Olsen, a 24-year-old Marine veteran of the Iraq War, was shot with a tear gas canister by Oakland police last night as they attacked demonstrators in the Occupy Wall Street protests.  As of this morning, he is in critical condition … Continue reading

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Occupy Oakland

If you have high speed internet and the patience to watch it, here’s some revealing footage from the Occupy Wall Street/Oakland/Everywhere Movement: Your browser is not able to display this multimedia content.

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Wave Energy Machines off Mendocino? They’re BACK!

P1  Pelamis wave energy machine Flying carefully under the radar, Green Wave Energy Solutions, LLC has again applied for a preliminary permit for it’s “wave farm” proposal directly off the town of Mendocino, California. For those of you who came … Continue reading

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Why Marine Protected Areas?

The Noyo News is shifting gears to take a look at the MLPAI issue – the arguments for and against marine protected areas. Marine Map – the computerized “tool” used to create California’s MPA’s There has been a lot of … Continue reading

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Salaries of “Big Green” CEO’s

While local and state groups are facing cuts in their programs, the CEOs and top staff of large environmental NGOs – referred to by some as “Big Green” – are raking in huge salaries, up to $1,196,037.00 per year. Photo: … Continue reading

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Laura’s Law – the Other Side of the Story

As an addendum to yesterday’s post on Laura’s Law, here’s another not so positive view of mandatory treatment for the mentally ill. Courtesy the Anderson Valley Advertiser. Laura’s Law & Chemical Lobotomies by Roanne Withers It’s extremely unlikely that having … Continue reading

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