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Street Heat in Fresno -- August 2015 - by Mike Rhodes
This is an audio recording of the August 28, 2015 Street Heat radio show on KFCF 88.1 FM. The .mp3 is 1 hour long. Photo below: Bryson White is a community organizer for Faith in Community spoke about that groups effort towards a more just, compassionate, equitable and thriving city of Fresno.
Posted: Tue Sep 1, 2015 10:19AM
Mideast Migraines - FRSC IN CRISIS: We lost our lease ! (audio/mpeg 53.2MB) - by Ren Tawil
***Free Radio Santa Cruz must vacate our studio by October 1st. Our intention is to continue the radio service indefinitely. For this to happen we need extensive and broad-based support, participation and feedback from the listening Public***; myths & FAQ's about Israel and Palestine; Arab-American music. Length: 1:56:15/ Date Recorded: 2015-08-03/ Location: Santa Cruz, CA/ File Info: 64Kbps, mp3 (54MB), Mono
Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2015 2:26PM
Santa Cruz Police Arrest Journalist and Issue Stay Away Orders at Community Sleepout #5 - by Alex Darocy
On August 11, community members in Santa Cruz held their fifth in a series of sleepouts organized at City Hall to protest local laws that make it illegal for homeless people to sleep in public. Police arrived at midnight and citations were issued to many in the group of demonstrators who were attempting to sleep in the courtyard as an act of civil disobedience. 24-hour stay away orders were issued to at least two of those present, and a journalist who has been documenting the whole series of ...
Posted: Sun Aug 16, 2015 6:52PM
Arrest of Citizen Journalist for resisting arrest leaves questions of Police Intimidation - by Toby Nixon
During Freedom Sleepers Event, 8-11-2015 around midnight. Citizen Journalist Arrested for Resisting Arrest.
Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2015 5:41PM
Half a dozen cited, photographer arrested at Freedom Sleepers Protest - by Robert Norse
At midnight, ten police officers converged on 20 Freedom Sleepers at City Hall, some awake with petitions on the public accessway, some asleep on the grass. The officers refused to respect the right to view public agendas posted at City Hall, or the language of the "Park Closing" law. Sleepers angrily objected to the demands of police that they leave, most going to the sidewalk. Two were given additional Stay-Away orders for 24 hours. Israel Dawson, a UCSC photographer was handcuffed an...
Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2015 1:56AM
Mideast Migraines - FRSC IN CRISIS: We lost our lease ! (audio/mpeg 53.2MB) - by Ren Tawil
***Free Radio Santa Cruz must vacate our studio by October 1st. Our intention is to continue the radio service indefinitely. For this to happen we need extensive and broad-based support, participation and feedback from the listening Public***; myths & FAQ's about Israel and Palestine. Length: 1:56:15/ Date Recorded: 2015-08-03/ Location: Santa Cruz, CA/ File Info: 64Kbps, mp3 (54MB), Mono
Posted: Mon Aug 3, 2015 5:36PM
California Rodeo Salinas Bans Cameras to Prevent Documentation of Animal Cruelty and Death - by Last Chance for Animals
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday/July 17, 2015
Posted: Fri Jul 17, 2015 2:39PM
The Cannabis Connection - by S. Green
The Drug War has failed and the times are changing. Cannabis prohibition is coming to an end. With legalization approaching it is obvious the time to talk Cannabis is now. Engage with our new talk show The Cannabis Connection and learn from your community about the powerful healing benefits this plant can provide.
Posted: Fri Jul 10, 2015 12:12PM
Oakland Local Website Suspends Publication, Perhaps Forever - by KQED
First, a word on Oakland Local and its refusal to stand strong for real change in Oakland. KQED article below. There was some interesting content on Oakland Local, some pushing for racial and economic equality in Oakland -- on safe, popular issues any liberal democrat in the city would support -- but most of it was a phony-seeming and apolitical boosterism for Oakland, paving the way for the current massive wave of gentrification. Oakland Local may not even realize that its overall message w...
Posted: Mon Jul 6, 2015 3:00PM
LA Times goes to bat for killer cops in Salinas - by David Roknich, IndyRadio
"Velasco suffered bruises and may have a broken leg", (Salinas Police Chief) McMillin said at the very end of an report defending the latest police aggression against an already restrained subject. The media experts at Tribune Corporation know that few people read past the headline, and save the ghastly truth for the end. The truth is in the video just becoming viral, and the Salinas police are in urgent need of damage control. Who is investigating this Crime of State?
Posted: Fri Jun 12, 2015 8:51PM
Censored Radio Host Gary Null Responds to KPFA Program Director's Accustaions - by Gary Null
Gary Null, PhD, an award winning talk radio host, documentary film maker, investigative reporter, leading natural healing advocate, health and nutrition expert, was censored by KPFA program director Laura Prives. Bonnie Faulkner of Guns-n-Butter was not allowed to have Gary Null as a guest on her show, and his award-winning DVD "Silent Epidemic - the Untold Story of Vaccines" was not allowed to be used as a premium in the spring fund drive. In response to numerous complaints from outraged lis...
Posted: Sat Jun 6, 2015 4:00PM
Sat. May 16 – Protest Against Censorship at KPFA – Anti-Vaccination Broadcast Censored - by Gypsy Taub
Dozens of listeners gathered in front of KPFA on May 16 to protest censorship of Gary Null's appearance on Guns-n-Butter and his DVD "Silent Epidemic - the Untold Story of Vaccines". Program director Laura Prives feels that it is her job to censor content that is inconvenient to her. Gary Null would have talked about the dangers of vaccines in his interview. It was to be aired at a crucial time when sb277, forced vaccination bill, was moving through senate committees. It's hard to think that ...
Posted: Sat Jun 6, 2015 1:58AM
KUSP on the Auction Block/Stop the Sale - by Rachel Goodman
KUSP's Foundation is voting Monday at 6pm on whether to sell its license. We need to stop it from happening. Come protest this atrocity. Community Foundation, 7807 Soquel Drive, Aptos.
Posted: Fri May 1, 2015 7:05AM
AK Press Anniversary Party: 25 Revolting Years - by Charles
Omni Oakland Commons 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland, California 94609
Event Date:Sun Apr 26, 2015 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2015 5:55PM
20th Annual Bay Area Anarchist Book Fair - by Matt Leonard
The Crucible, 1260 7th St at Union, Oakland, CA (2 blocks from West Oakland BART)
Event Date:Sat Apr 25, 2015 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015 5:25PM
Devastating Fire at AK Press Warehouse: Lives Lost, Residences Destroyed, Dozens Displaced, Businesses Damaged - by Dave Id
Before dawn on Saturday, March 21, a fire erupted in a warehouse on 24th Street in Oakland. Two resident artists died, Davis Letona and Daniel “Moe” Thomas. The fire quickly spread to the adjoining warehouse on 23rd Street commonly known as the AK Press warehouse. On the AK side, three residential units sustained severe damage, at least one being totally destroyed, with a beloved cat succumbing to the smoke and heat. As a result of the three-alarm fire, other units have borne varying ...
Posted: Wed Mar 25, 2015 10:11PM
Help AK Press & Friends Recover from Fire - by AK Press
In the early morning of March 21, the building behind ours caught fire. Two people lost their lives. The fire moved to the mixed-use warehouse building we share with 1984 Printing and 30+ residents. Everyone in our building got out safely, but several units were completely destroyed. There was extensive water and smoke damage to other units, including the ones occupied by AK Press and 1984 Printing. On the afternoon of March 24th, the City of Oakland red-tagged our building, which prohibits...
Posted: Tue Mar 24, 2015 9:58PM
Friends of Station 40 Press Conference, The Mission, SF - by hanna quevedo
Last week the collective received eviction court papers (an unlawful detainer) from landlords Ahuva, Emmanuel, and Barak Jolish. Although the Jolish family had previously stated its intentions to sell, they have refused a proposal presented by the Station 40 collective, SF Community Land Trust, and Mission Economic Development Agency to sell their property to the land trust, in what would be a win-win situation for the property owners, current tenants, and Mission community at large. Fr...
Posted: Mon Mar 2, 2015 11:14PM
Dear FCC: Thanks for Listening to Team Internet - by via Electronic Frontier Foundation
Today the FCC voted three to two to reclassify broadband Internet access as a common carrier service under Title II of the Communications Act, and forbear from the parts of the Act that aren’t necessary for net neutrality rules. This reclassification gives the FCC the authority to enact (and enforce) narrow, clear rules which will help keep the Internet the open platform it is today.
Posted: Fri Feb 27, 2015 2:17AM
Thank you FCC! Victory for Internet Fredoom - by via Freepress.net
This morning the FCC voted to protect real Net Neutrality, doing what millions of people like you have called for: restoring the agency's authority to protect Internet users under Title II of the Communications Act. photo by R. Robertson for indybay
Posted: Thu Feb 26, 2015 5:44PM