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image From Palestine to Ferguson: Expressing Solidarity, Blocking Traffic in San José 120_fergfacessigns_1_1.jpg original image ( 3264x2448) - by Ruth R.
Speakers at a rally in San Jose, California drew parallels between the shooting of black teenager Mike Brown and the crushing of protesters in the aftermath, and the treatment of Palestinians under Israeli despotism. They said that police deployed tactics to attack unarmed protesters in Ferguson and that these are the same tactics used by Israel-trained police. They said the connection is not coincidence.
Posted: Mon Dec 1, 2014 12:50PM
audio 11-16-14 Tristan Anderson benefit (audio/mpeg 182.9MB) - by DJ Mouse
Art House Gallery 11-16-14 concert to support Tristan and his lawsuit against Israel
Posted: Tue Nov 18, 2014 3:06PM
image Peace Activists 'Banned for Life' from Bookshop Santa Cruz for Protesting Leon Panetta 120_panetta-protest-leon.jpg original image ( 700x467) - by Alex Darocy
On November 10, peace activists in Santa Cruz protested a book signing appearance by Leon Panetta, the one-time Secretary of Defense and CIA Director. Panetta is currently on a book tour promoting the release of "Worthy Fights: A Memoir of Leadership in War and Peace." Bookshop Santa Cruz hosted the event, which was held in the sanctuary at Peace United Church of Christ, with a crowd of hundreds in attendance. Initially, the book store and the church both attempted, with what little means the...
Posted: Mon Nov 17, 2014 2:39AM
image Dennis J Bernstein Interviews Keith McHenry, Founder of Food Not Bombs 120_keith_mchenry_photo_by__helen_arth.jpg original image ( 400x267) - by via Flashpoints
Food Not Bombs is a national organization that distributes free food to the growing armies of hungry Americans from coast to coast. While you would think that the government would laud support such a noble cause, Food Not Bombs food givers face regular arrest and possible jail time for distributing food to the very hungry, a growing number of children and veterans among them. As of this interview, In Florida, a 90-year-old member of Food Not Bombs is in jail for food-giving. Dennis J Bernstei...
Posted: Thu Nov 13, 2014 6:48PM
image Indybay Journalist Assaulted by Leon Panetta's Security at Bookshop Santa Cruz Event 120_panetta-security-agent.jpg original image ( 1482x1884) - by Alex Darocy
I was physically assaulted by a security agent who was working for former Secretary of Defense and CIA Director Leon Panetta at a speaking and book-signing engagement in Santa Cruz on November 10. The agent intentionally and deliberately grabbed my camera and hit me with it in the face when I was attempting to take a photo of Panetta leaving the event. I was approximately one foot away from him when he struck me. Top photo: The agent who assaulted me. (Photos of the protest will be published ...
Posted: Tue Nov 11, 2014 6:29AM
image My Daughter and I Were Arrested Today By Military Police Guarding Worlds Most Hated Weapon 120_image.jpg original image ( 400x302) - by Mauro Oliveira ( Red Sun )
Drone warfare kills children and other innocents. One California family has had enough. Father and daughter help blockade the base and join the LONG list of Americans in the brig. Free now, they face federal charges.
Posted: Thu Oct 30, 2014 9:56AM
calendar 21st Annual Peace and Unity March in Watsonville 120_p_u_powerpoint_school_presentation.jpg original image ( 641x960) - by Yovanna Bravo
Watsonville City Plaza located on Main Street
Event Date:Sat Nov 1, 2014 9:00AM
Posted: Mon Oct 27, 2014 7:56PM
image California Leads the Way in the “Block the Boat” Movement 120_block-the-boat-oakland-henry-norr.jpg original image ( 3243x1542) - by Ben Norton, Counterpunch
Fighting the Occupation on the West Coast
Posted: Fri Oct 17, 2014 1:27PM
calendar Block The Boat - March for Palestine - SUNDAY (date change) 120_blocktheboat-oct252014.jpg original image ( 851x315) - by @BlockTheBoat
Meet at West Oakland BART
Event Date:Sun Oct 26, 2014 3:00PM
Posted: Thu Oct 16, 2014 6:42PM
image Kobanê Solidarity Graffiti in West Oakland 120_5114ac9bb30b7b094279c1b4c13c4605.jpg original image ( 1000x750) - by anonymous
Graffiti expressing solidarity with Kobanê appeared in multiple locations across West Oakland.
Posted: Wed Oct 15, 2014 9:29PM
image SF Demonstration in Solidarity with Kobane and Rojava Revolution 10/11/14 120_kobanesolidarity_oct11_0.jpg original image ( 1040x585) - by BIJI YPG
Members of the Kurdish diaspora in the Bay Area joined local anarchists today for an afternoon demonstration in solidarity with the Rojava Revolution and the Kurdish resistance in Kobane fighting off a brutal siege by ISIS. Over 50 people took over Powell and Market in San Francisco with powerful banners and thousands of leaflets throughout the afternoon today.
Posted: Sat Oct 11, 2014 8:53PM
calendar Defend the Kobanê Resistance! 120_rojava1.jpg original image ( 600x407) - by
Powell and Market Street in San Francisco
Event Date:Sat Oct 11, 2014 2:00PM
Posted: Thu Oct 9, 2014 10:21AM
calendar Protest Obama at his SF fundraiser to say "No War!" 120_whosdying_afp_getty.jpg original image ( 300x157) - by ANSWER Coalition
‘W’ Hotel, 3rd & Howard Sts.
Event Date:Fri Oct 10, 2014 4:00PM
Posted: Sun Oct 5, 2014 11:17AM
document Stop ZIM Action Committee Thanks Supporters of Zim Shanghai Pickets and ILWU Local 10 stop_zim_action_committee_thank_you_letter.pdf_140_.jpg original image ( x) - by Longshoreman's Daughter
The Stop ZIM Action Committee thanks participants and supporters of the Zim Shanghai blockade on Saturday, September 27, and salutes ILWU Local 10 longshore workers for honoring the picket lines.
Posted: Tue Sep 30, 2014 12:44AM
document Liverpool Dockers Solidarity with ILWU Local 10 and Oakland Community Picket of ZIM Ships liverpool_solidarity_with_ilwu10.pdf_140_.jpg original image ( x) - by Longshoreman's Daughter
Following the successful blockade of the Zim Shanghai at the Port of Oakland on Saturday, September 27, Liverpool dockworkers both past and present sent the following statement of solidarity to ILWU Local 10 longshore workers, for refusing to cross community picket lines against the Israeli-owned ZIM ships. All day Saturday the Zim Shanghai was prevented from doing business in the Bay Area and sent back out to sea with all its cargo untouched. For several days in August another ZIM ship, ...
Posted: Tue Sep 30, 2014 12:21AM
image Bay Area activists again prevent unloading of Israeli ship 120_picket_zim_0.jpg original image ( 618x462) - by Charlotte Silver, Electronic Intifada
Labor and Palestine solidarity activists in the San Francisco Bay Area came together again in the pre-dawn hours of Saturday morning, September 28, to greet a cargo ship from the Israeli line Zim at the Port of Oakland.
Posted: Sun Sep 28, 2014 9:31PM
image Israeli Zim Shanghai At Standstill In Oakland By ILWU Action & Picket Line 120_zim_picket_ricardo9-27-14.jpg original image ( 2048x1536) - by Labor Video Project
ILWU Local 10 longshore workers refused to work the Israeli Zim ship Shanghai on September 27, 2014 and over 200 picketed the SSA terminal 57 in solidarity with Palestinian trade unionists and people against the military attack on Gaza
Posted: Sat Sep 27, 2014 4:01PM
image We Are Not World Cops 120_ppjcsep25sacredturt.jpg original image ( 3344x2224) - by Bay Area Reaction to airstrikes on Syria
On the evening of September 23rd the airwaves were filled with reports of strikes by the United States and its allies against targets in Syria. Quick response by the Peninsula Peace and Justice Center called on SF Peninsula residents to gather and protest. Demonstrations were held in San Francisco and San José as well.
Posted: Fri Sep 26, 2014 2:23AM
image UK Film-makers Ken Loach & Paul Laverty Statement Of Solidarity With Zim Picket In Oakland 120_loach_ken_with_paul_laverty.jpg original image ( 325x227) - by Ken Loach, Paul Laverty
UK film-makers Ken Loach and Paul Laverty have sent greetings to the community and labor activists who are picketing the Zim ships in Oakland. They have just returned from a tribunal on war crimes by Israel and Ken Loach has also protested the bias by the BBC in covering the war on the Palestinians.
Posted: Thu Sep 25, 2014 3:22PM
calendar Emergency Protest "Stop the U.S. bombing of Syria!" 120_syria_protest.jpg original image ( 300x197) - by ANSWER Coalition
Powell and Market Sts.
Event Date:Wed Sep 24, 2014 5:30PM
Posted: Tue Sep 23, 2014 9:24AM

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