Category: SCI in the News

Good Times | Santa Cruz Indivisible Sets Sights on Unseating Nunes

Local Democrats with two years worth of pent-up energy are eager to make a difference this November. And one way to do that, they’ve decided, is to look outside the county. Santa Cruz Indivisible has set its sights on two districts, California’s 21st Congressional District, home to Republican Congressmember David Valadao and its 22nd, home to Congressmember Devin Nunes. The…

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City on the Hill Press | Second Annual March for Science

UCSC students and Santa Cruz community demand diversity in STEM By Ray Inoue – April 26, 2018 Amanda Brambila approached the microphone at City Hall as the final speaker in the Santa Cruz March for Science with UC Santa Cruz’s Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans (SACNAS) chapter following with banners and picket signs. “Behind me…

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Santa Cruz Sentinel | Santa Cruz Women’s March celebrates record attendance

By Michael Todd, Santa Cruz Sentinel The Hightones, a UC Santa Cruz a cappella group, leads the Santa Cruz Women’s March and ‘Be the Change’ rally on Pacific Avenue on Saturday afternoon. (Lucjan Szewczyk — Santa Cruz Sentinel)  SANTA CRUZ >> Their signs of resistance had messages for the Trump Administration. “A woman’s place is in…

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City on the Hill Press | Marching Forward with Women’s Rights

Organizers prepare for round two of demonstration By Laretta Johnson – January 11, 2018 In the days following the 2016 election, women and their allies across the country prepared for a nationwide march one day after the inauguration of Donald Trump. When Maria Boutell, a women’s rights advocate and resident of Santa Cruz, heard the hum of…

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Indivisible | Art of the Resistance: Santa Cruz Indivisible’s ResistFest Brings A Community

Santa Cruz Indivisible | Indivisible Groups | November 10, 2017 The Indivisible movement is founded on the idea that democracy is not a spectator sport. That spirit was brought to life in a special way at ResistFest, an interactive art festival put on by Santa Cruz Indivisible this September. Held in the streets of Santa Cruz, ResistFest featured a…

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