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  List of people from California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a partial list of well-known people from California.
Jerry Brown - Governor of California, Mayor of Oakland
Willie Brown - 58th Speaker of the California Assembly, Mayor of San Francisco
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_people_from_California   (287 words)

  
 List of Mountain Lion Attacks On People in California
This page is a complete list of all attacks that involve physical contact by mountain lions on people in California through 8 January 2004.
This list is the same as the one maintained by the California department of Fish and Game except for the August 1993 attack.
For readers not in Southern California, Whiting Ranch is in Orange County, about one fourth of the distance from the city of Los Angeles to the city of San Diego.
tchester.org /sgm/lists/lion_attacks_ca.html   (2636 words)

  
 CNN.com - California ballot official, ready to print - Aug. 14, 2003
California's Secretary of State said Wednesday that 135 candidates will appear on the October 7 ballot for the special election to decide whether to recall Gov. Gray Davis and who may replace him.
A total of 247 people had originally filed papers to be on the ballot, but 112 of them didn't qualify because they either did not pay the required $3,500 filing fee or did not turn in the necessary 65 signatures.
California voters will be asked October 7 whether to recall the embattled Democratic incumbent and who his replacement should be.
www.cnn.com /2003/ALLPOLITICS/08/13/calif.recall   (815 words)

  
 The California Pomo People, Brief History -- Native American Art
It is well-known that the Mexican-Spanish establishd a string of missions along the California coast in the early 18th century.
About 2/3 of all California Indians were killed off in less than 100 years of this, from European diseases and hard labor.
Slavery was illegal in California after the U.S. acquired it by the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, that ended the U.S. war with Mexico in 1848.
www.kstrom.net /isk/art/basket/pomohist.html   (4723 words)

  
 California State Library - History and Culture - State Insignia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
California Indians cherished the poppy as both a source of food and for oil extracted from the plant.
California has a greater number of minerals and a wider variety of rock types than does any other state.
The California redwood was designated the official State Tree of California by the State Legislature in 1937.
www.library.ca.gov /history/cahinsig.cfm   (3053 words)

  
 CNN.com - California broadcasters announce plans for recall debate - Aug. 14, 2003
California state employees hand out the final list of gubernatorial candidates for the recall election.
California broadcast officials announced plans Thursday for a debate for the top-polling gubernatorial recall candidates, but it's not clear how many of the 135 official contenders will be invited.
Bush was in California Thursday, but he avoided talking about the unwieldy race, focusing instead on the war on terrorism in comments to Marines in San Diego.
www.cnn.com /2003/ALLPOLITICS/08/14/calif.recall   (847 words)

  
 Lists of Americans - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
(Redirected from List of people by U.S. state)
List of people from Oregon or more specifically, those from Portland
List of people from Washington or more specifically, those from Seattle
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_people_by_U.S._state   (74 words)

  
 POWER TO THE PEOPLE: The California Recall and Direct Democracy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Add to that, both political parties here in your state of California but also throughout the country have gerrymandered more and more legislative seats, which means that there's very little democracy, or less democracy in terms of competition, in 80% or more of the legislative districts.
What we have in California is a legislature that is incapable of restraining itself when the revenues are coming in, and if we just put an overall limit on spending, one more big public measure, this will once again be the golden state.
California's also unique, in having an initiative process that is very immutable, unlike most other states where the legislature after a period of time can amend...
www.uncommonknowledge.org /800/809.html   (4107 words)

  
 The Scales of Good and Evil
Although religious people may debate whether a fertilized egg (zygote) should be accorded the same rights as a child (and therefore the pill is evil), no one debates that the pill has decreased the suffering of fully formed, multicellular humans.
Most of the people you named did not accomplish these deeds alone, their ability to lead, and feed of off general trends and hysteria of the masses, is what made all of these atrocities/good deeds happen.
The "disappeared" (people kidnapped and murdered by the army; "disappeared" is how the government classified them, though they often gave the orders to kill) were in the thousands, repression of opposition was violent to an extreme (think of the Mexican or Columbian governments' treatment of opponents; the Argeninian government was twice as bad).
sprott.physics.wisc.edu /pickover/good.html   (21142 words)

  
 List of Mountain Lion Encounters With People in California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
List of Mountain Lion Encounters With People in California
This page is a very incomplete list of a handful of mountain lion encounters with people in California.
It is a complement to the complete list of all attacks on people that involve physical contact by mountain lions on people.
tchester.org /sgm/lists/lion_encounters_ca.html   (605 words)

  
 HBCSD California Report Web Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Click anywhere on a map of California to get a list of photos from that area or choose from a list of topics such as agriculture, energy, forestry, mining, pollution, etc., or from a list of regions and National Parks.
Clicking on one of the areas on the list starting with "California Overview" will take you to a list of maps showing different facts about the people who live in that area such as education, citizenship, poverty, and income.
California Indian History - Difficult to read, but may still be useful for information such as the names of tribes.
www.hbcsd.org /california   (1681 words)

  
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California had a thriving population long before the Spanish explorers and the gold miners came to the State.
Below is a partial listing of some of the Native American tribes who have lived in California for centuries.
The Costanoans (which means "coast people" in Spanish) spoke Penutian and lived along California's Central Coast.
ceres.ca.gov /ceres/calweb/native.html   (681 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - Famous People
A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the descendants of the Mayflower passengers in any place and at any time.
A mailing list dedicated to the genealogy and history of Pocahontas (c1595-1617), daughter of Powhatan.
Listing of soldiers by surname and by regiments.
www.cyndislist.com /famous.htm   (1931 words)

  
 People who have contributed to the World Wide Web project
This is a list of some of those who have contributed to the World Wide Web project beginning with its creation at CERN.
W3C People is the list of people at the World Wide Web Consortium.
Please see W3C People, a list of people involved with the World Wide Web Consortium.
www.w3.org /People.html   (1095 words)

  
 Christian ministries for people wanting help in dealing with homosexuality
Most of this list has been deleted because it was superceded by exodus.to, which see.
The portions of this list bulleted with a yellow ball are copyright © 1996-2006 by Exodus International.
The list as a whole is copyright © 2003-2006 by Gene Chase.
home.messiah.edu /~chase/h/helplis.htm   (328 words)

  
 Regents Prep Global History & Geography: Famous People Vocabulary List
He is considered by Jewish people as the father of the Israelites through his son Isaac, and by Muslims as the father of Arab peoples through his son Ishmael.
His church is known for the idea of predestination, which states certain people are predestined for heaven.
Pol Pot is responsible for the deaths of almost 2 million of his own people due to starvation, execution, and beatings.
www.regentsprep.org /Regents/global/vocab/topic.cfm?topic=q   (4692 words)

  
 Libertarian Party of California
Except when another's liberty is affected, letting people follow their own free will leads to a civil society, while making them do whatever some group decides is "good" leads to civil strife.
Consider the case of the Afganis threatening the execution of Abdul Rahman for the "crime" of converting from Islam to Christianity.
Harry Browne, former California resident, two time LP Presidential candidate and a favorite of Libertarians everywhere passed away of Lou Gehrig's disease.
www.ca.lp.org   (341 words)

  
 Committee on the Present Danger
The roots of our people can be traced to every part of the world, and all nations and all cultures have contributed to our strength.
Helping oppressed peoples in these remaining dictatorships to achieve their freedom, most often through organized non-violent campaigns which worked on nearly every continent over the past three decades, must be at the center of any strategy to eliminate terrorism."
We need to stop the flow of funds to people that do not have the values of most of the world's population by using less oil and educating the free world how real this threat is and its impact."
www.fightingterror.org /members/index.cfm   (6654 words)

  
 Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) - Home
Troops Against Predatory Scams (TAPS) is a program administered by the California Department of Corporations that educates California's military troops on how to avoid becoming a victim of financial and investment fraud.
The Seniors Against Investment Fraud (SAIF) Program is a statewide outreach campaign under the California Department of Corporations and funded by the Governor's Office of Criminal Justice Planning.
The primary purpose of SAIF is to take the leadership role to alert and educate all Californians over the age of 50 about investment and telemarketing fraud crimes and how to avoid being victimized.
www.dfi.ca.gov   (408 words)

  
 Hugh Hewitt
Some people argue that the sexual abuse of minors is such a crime.
This is what people in their quiet moments behind closed doors will actually tell you.
People don't like being preached to, or manipulated, and they are increasingly unwilling to pay for that now that they have alternatives.
hughhewitt.com   (12340 words)

  
 G4 - Feature - RIAA Hit List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
We'll also bring you the very latest from the Music Wars' front lines, where the future of digital music is shaping up in the courts and online.
Following is a list of user names we found during our review of the subpoenas made available online.
The number of subpoenas served is listed in parentheses.
www.g4tv.com /techtvvault/features/44735/RIAA_Hit_List.html   (456 words)

  
 Famous People from California
Here’s a list of famous people who are originally from California.
This is a collection of first person narratives (stories told by people who were there) of California’s early years from 1849 to 1900.
Learn how the Chinese, California Indian, Latino, and African-American cultures were part of the California Gold Rush.
www.classbrain.com /artstate/publish/article_428.shtml   (179 words)

  
 CA Support Lists - A to Z Home's Cool Homeschooling in California
HSC's list of people in each California County who are homeschoolers themselves, and have volunteered to help newcomers.
Please inform us if you'd like to have your group listed or if any information in this directory is inaccurate.
Homefires' list of homeschool groups and parents willing to give you a hand.
homeschooling.gomilpitas.com /regional/CaliforniaSupportLists.htm   (172 words)

  
 NationMaster.com - Where Stats Come Alive!
The report filed on February 23rd by the World Organisation for Animal Health lists confirmed cases of avian influenza over the past month (from January 23rd to February 23rd).
In particular, up-to-date information on annual rate of growth listed in percentages (with Afghanistan leading the way at an astonishing 4.8%) and births per 1,000 people (Niger is #1 at 51 births), may start more than one debate about the world's overpopulation.
Those with an interest in people movements might want to have a look at our new stats on refugees, including refugee outflow from the major nations and US approval rates for refugee status applications.
www.nationmaster.com   (3680 words)

  
 IPL Kidspace: Stately Knowledge
Here's a list of kids sites dedicated to supporting the youth of California, gathered by the California state government.
ThingsToDo.com is an online guide to information about California's entertainment, recreation, and travel, and includes the state's interesting facts, famous people, and special events.
There are over 1100 California State Historical Landmarks, and this resource attempts to describe each of them.
www.ipl.org /div/kidspace/stateknow/ca1.html   (297 words)

  
 The Ultimate California Gubernatorial Recall Candidate List
This is my sorted and annotated list of all 135 candidates in California's October 7, 2003 special recall election.
Vote talleys are from the Kevin Shelley's list with 98.2% of the vote counted.
I wanna be an artist living on the beach with $3500 to blow too.
radio.weblogs.com /0101365/stories/2003/08/14/glist.html   (1100 words)

  
 Dan Gillmor's blog | Bayosphere   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Now the residents of this far-flung village have become, in one sense, among the most watched people in the land, with — as former Mayor Freeman Roberts puts it — "one camera for every 30 residents."
In the past, they have been a critical last resort when our leaders endangered the constitutional checks and balances that have made us the world's oldest democracy.
Because the site apparently is less than friendly to people using non-Windows and Internet Explorer Result, he says:
bayosphere.com /blog/dangillmor   (970 words)

  
 Thingamajob - Find a job quickly and easily from thousands of job listings
Thingamajob is a free online employment resource provided by the Allegis Group, parent company to some of the world's largest staffing companies including Aerotek and TEKsystems.
Thingamajob helps the Allegis Group family of staffing companies recruit the best talent, people just like you, for positions with Fortune 1000 companies.
They could hunt through all the job listings looking for the positions that best matched your experience and talents.
www.thingamajob.com   (283 words)

  
 Acypaa All California Young People In A A sober Alcoholics Anonymous   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Join the ACYPAA One List to stay in touch with all the YPAA happenings and events in California.
All California Young People in Alcoholics Anonymous is just a group in AA, and do not represent the views of AA as a whole.
If you are looking for more general information about Alcoholics Anonymous, please visit their web site or call your local Central Office.
www.acypaa.org   (117 words)

  
 Infopeople Project: Library Staff Training
The Infopeople Project improves the quality of information access to the people of California by upgrading the skills, resources, and tools available through libraries.
Contact Us Staff list feedback form, and information on electronic discussion lists.
The Infopeople Project is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.
www.infopeople.org   (226 words)

  
 NRA-ILA :: Fact Sheets
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
The following listing includes the most prominent national corporations that have lent their corporate support to gun control initiatives or taken position supporting gun control.
The editorial policies of some of the media sources listed portray firearms in a negative manner in an attempt to generate public support for restrictions on firearms ownership.
www.nraila.org /Issues/FactSheets/Read.aspx?ID=15   (377 words)

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