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Join a CSA (or Two)! Pickups in Eureka!

SIGN UP NOW FOR A CSA!!



Two great local farms have arranged to have a CSA pick-up site in Eureka this year!! The site is provided courtesy of some of our staff and interns at their house across the street from the …

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Added by DUHC on April 8, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

Transition Humboldt Organizational meeting

Transition Humboldt invites anyone interested in developing Transition Town initiatives in Humboldt Co. to attend an organizational meeting on Sunday, Dec. 9th, 4 - 6 PM at The Link, 1385 8th Street (the Greenway Building at the foot of 8th Street), Arcata, Ca. 95521.  Open to the general public, please bring snacks and drinks and your ideas for how to create a resilient and self-reliant Humboldt County.  Information on Facebook page (Transition Humboldt) or call Larry…
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Added by Larry Goldberg on December 5, 2012 at 12:06pm — No Comments

Our Positions on Fall 2012 Ballot Measures

November 6 Ballot Measures:

If a proposition or measure is not mentioned it means that we did not take a position. Please note that Democracy Unlimited only endorses ballot initiatives, not candidates.

State Propositions

Proposition 30 - YES

Temporary Taxes to Fund Education. Guaranteed Local Public Safety Funding.


(Initiative Constitutional…

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Added by DUHC on October 23, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments

The 2012 Green Fire CSA is Underway

Beginning in June of 2012, a weekly box of fresh, seasonal, organic produce will be availabl e in Eureka or Arcata through a collaboration between Democracy Unlimited of Humboldt County and Green Fire Farm.

Green Fire Farm is a certified organic farm located along the Trinity River in the Hoopa Valley of…

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Added by DUHC on March 14, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Permaculture in the Klamath Knot, Transitioning to a Post Carbon Culture in Northwestern California

Mark DuPont will present - "Permaculture in the Klamath Knot, Transitioning to a Post Carbon Culture in Northwestern California" at the Campus Center for Appropriate Technology on February 9, 6:00 to 8:00 PM. The Klamath Region of Northwestern California encompasses the interior rivers and mountains of the Klamath Watershed as well as the north coast of California. This bio-region has a unique role in the West as a refuge of geological, biological and cultural diversity, and holds it's own…

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Added by Andrea Lanctot on January 19, 2012 at 4:51pm — No Comments

Permaculture Design Course

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Klamath Knot Permaculture Design Course

March 2012 - October 2012

Sandy Bar Ranch, Orleans &…

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Added by Andrea Lanctot on December 6, 2011 at 1:52pm — No Comments

Intern Applications Due Oct. 31st

Gain hands-on experience in community education and grassroots organizing as an intern for justice! Work on projects like the national Move to Amend campaign, the local Humboldt Independent Business Alliance, and others.

Democracy Unlimited of Humboldt County is a community-based organization working to abolish corporate rule and create a truly democratic society. We educate, organize, and advocate for the deep systemic change needed to bring power to…

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Added by DUHC on October 27, 2011 at 2:47pm — No Comments

New Film: The Washington Influence Industry

THE WASHINGTON INFLUENCE INDUSTRY is a call to action. The film documents a cycle of political corruption, that has resulted in the Corporate Takeover of Democracy in America. It shows how the unlimited money that wealthy corporations give to buy our elections is, in effect, nothing less than bribery. It enriches big… Continue

Added by DUHC on October 5, 2011 at 4:48pm — No Comments

Common Dreams: Big Sky Populists Fight Back Against Big Corporate Money

Big Sky Populists Fight Back Against Big Corporate Money

Corporate Attack on Democracy in Montana: Communities Do Battle with Modern-Day “Copper Kings”…



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Added by DUHC on September 29, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Local Foods Month — Sept

September is Local Foods Month! Join the community for celebrations, challenges, and commerce supporting the production and distribution of food within the local bioregion.



Upcoming events include:

  • Sat, 9/10— Tour De Farms: A Farm Tour by Bicycle. Meet 4:30-5:30pm at Arcata Plaza.
  • Sat, 9/10 — Food For People: Harvest Share Food…
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Added by DUHC on September 8, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Community Gardener Mini Conference, Sept 23

The Community Assistance Network in Crescent City oversees, which five community gardens, is planning a mini-conference for community gardeners on the North Coast.

The conference will take place Friday September 23, and they are looking for people to give 40 minute presentations on a variety of gardening topics.

If you are…

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Added by DUHC on August 24, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Join Access Humboldt's Board of Directors

The Access Humboldt Board Development Committee has extended the deadline for applications for the two open elected seats on the Access Humboldt Board of Directors to Tuesday, August 9 at 5:00 PM.  For application materials or information, please contact Tracy Jordan French, Administration & Development,… Continue

Added by DUHC on August 4, 2011 at 4:01pm — No Comments

Organic Seed Production in Humboldt County



Organic Seed Alliance and Garberville Community Farm host field day on September 4

 

Farmers and gardeners interested in organic seed production have the opportunity to learn important skills and connect with experienced growers…

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Added by DUHC on August 3, 2011 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Common Dreams: Movement to Abolish Corporate Personhood Gaining Traction

Movement to Abolish Corporate Personhood Gaining Traction

by Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap…

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Added by DUHC on July 6, 2011 at 3:30pm — No Comments

4th of July Events Planned - Join Us!



Democracy Unlimited is planning some fun and educational actions for

July 4th and we need your help!



From noon-1pm we will be holding a giant freeway banner on one of…

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Added by DUHC on June 29, 2011 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Canning CSA from Earthly Edibles Farm

Earthly Edibles Family Farm invites all those interested in food preservation to participate in a new type of Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) being offered this year.  



Members of the Canning CSA will receive a monthly box of produce and subsequent canning workshop where participants will learn four different processing techniques.  



Workshops will be held from 11 a.m. to 5…

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Added by DUHC on May 19, 2011 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

5/14 - Worm Composting Workshop

Saturday, May 14 from noon-1pm at Living Earth Landscapes (5307 Boyd Road)



Living Earth Landscapes invites the public to a free presentation on vermiculture basics on Saturday, May 14 from 12 to 1 p.m. at its nursery and water garden center located at 5307 Boyd Road (next to Three G’s Hay and Grain) in Arcata.



Come learn about key concepts for…

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Added by DUHC on May 13, 2011 at 10:44am — No Comments

Intern with Us this Fall - Application Deadline is May 30

"I couldn't have asked for a better internship. Everyone was so knowledgeable, passionate, supportive, encouraging, and brilliant. I greatly expanded my vision of justice and developed my critique of the current system and my place in transforming it. I truly feel that DUHC was my launch pad; and I'm thankful it was so solid." ~Teri



Our internship continues to draw diverse applicants from throughout the United States; people eager for hands-on community… Continue

Added by DUHC on May 5, 2011 at 8:00am — No Comments

Democracy Unlimited is Hiring an Outreach/Admin Assistant!

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Outreach & Administrative Assistant

12-15 hours per week, $10 per hour, occasional weekends



Are you interested in working for social justice? Join our team!



Democracy Unlimited is currently seeking an extremely well-organized and detail-oriented individual to support all of our outreach and administrative functions.



Application deadline:
May 20 or…

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Added by DUHC on May 4, 2011 at 8:00pm — 1 Comment

Save the Date: 2011 Deep Democracy Retreat

Are You Seeking Training to Deepen Your Community Organizing Skills?

Save The Date - October 7-9

Community Organizing for Deep Democracy Retreat

Are you serious about taking back your community from corporations?



This in-depth workshop, we help you envision grassroots democratic solutions to…

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Added by DUHC on May 4, 2011 at 8:00am — No Comments

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