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Occupy The Farm RAIDED Monday, May 13, 2013 - by Ryan Rising
Occupy the Farm is raided Monday morning, May 13, 2013. UC Police came to the Gill Tract at San Pablo and Marin early morning around 4 a.m. flashing mag lights on people and telling people to get up and get out or get arrested. Folks will be holding space all day outside on San Pablo Avenue @ Monroe Avenue in Albany, CA. Join us, especially towards 5 pm so we can gather in strength to go on to the land and water the plants that are already in the ground. We are liberating the land to g...
Posted: Mon May 13, 2013 6:20AM
Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Drags Off Aggressive Husband at Art Murmur - by Mohammed Harun Arsalai
In recent years, Oakland has seen an accelerated gentrification process occurring. City Hall and law enforcement operations are both engaged in the dirty work that comes along with these processes
Posted: Mon May 6, 2013 11:55AM
Internationally Beloved World Blues Musician, Bob Brozman, Passes Away at Age 59 - by Denise Ryan
Santa Cruz, California (April 25, 2013) Bob Brozman was found dead at his home in Santa Cruz, CA in the evening of April 23, 2013. Brozman, the steel-guitar innovator who got his start playing on the streets of Santa Cruz, died at age 59.
Posted: Fri Apr 26, 2013 1:42AM
Corrected Billboard Supports U.S. Military at Guantanamo Bay - by California Department of Corrections
The California Department of Corrections (CDC) has unveiled a new billboard campaign to support U.S. military personnel serving at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility.
Posted: Wed Apr 24, 2013 6:47PM
Queer Artists Strike Back at Anti-Gay and Anti-Islamic Ads - by Street Cred
Pamela Geller hit a new low with the Islamophobic ads that appeared on SF buses this week. She pretends to care about gay rights, but really she's just trying to use the gay community to promote her hate agenda. Bay Area queers aren't taking it! Queers strike back
Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2013 11:47AM
Updated Suicide Numbers in Veterans Alley - by D Boyer
Masking The Pain of TRAUMA Through Paint Veterans Mural Project in San Francisco updates suicide numbers among military veterans.
Posted: Mon Apr 8, 2013 3:19PM
Prominent Queer Artists and Activists Tell Film Festival to Dump Israeli Consulate - by QUIT!
Authors Alice Walker and Angela Y. Davis, along with prominent filmmakers Kim Klausner and Susan Stryker, have joined the call for Frameline, the LGBT International film festival, to stop partnering with the Israeli government. Palestinian LGBT organizations have demanded that international queer organizations respect the call for boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israeli institutions until Israel lives up to its international human rights obligations. Join their cry for freedom.
Posted: Sat Apr 6, 2013 11:39AM
Holi 2013: A Spring Festival of Colors at Santa Cruz MAH - by Bradley Allen
On Saturday, March 30, 2013, approximately 150 people squeezed into the back patio at the Museum of Art & History for Santa Cruz's premier Holi celebration. Participants had a wonderful time smearing friends and strangers alike with gulual, vibrant pigmented powders made from natural materials, and briefly dancing to bhangra beats.
Posted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:42AM
Noisebridge 5-Year Party & Benefit - by Noisebridge
2169 Mission St, San Francisco, CA
Event Date:Sat Mar 30, 2013 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:18AM
Photos by Bradley at People Power Art Tour & Open House - by
People Power of Santa Cruz County 703 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, California 95060
Event Date:Fri Apr 5, 2013 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2013 9:40AM
Bay Area Activists Remake Hate Ads on SF Buses - by Street Cred
Early Sunday morning, justice activists altered the anti-Islamic ads posted by Pamela Geller's "American Freedom Defense Initiative" on San Francisco buses. In these remakes, Geller acknowledges that her struggle (jihad) is overcoming her virulent Islamophobia and racism.
Posted: Sun Mar 17, 2013 1:55PM
Nude Dancers Arrested Wednesday in Castro (video/x-flv 75.9MB) - by Ed Rippy
[On Wednesday, February 28] Three nudist activists defied the City's new ban; two arrested, one cited out. Video: 11:58
Posted: Fri Mar 1, 2013 2:11PM
Video: Climate Action Singing at SF Rally (video/quicktime 270.0MB) - by ...jj......
4 min video of singing along the march
Posted: Mon Feb 18, 2013 3:53PM
Love in Arabic - by BAAQUP
This is the latest installment of 52 Weeks of Inspiration and Resistance, a campaign of Bay Area Art Queers Unleashing Power. BAAQUP is an autonomous group of street artists dedicated to liberating public spaces and creating images to challenge the control of our lives by corporations, government and the assumptions promoted by mass media.
Posted: Sat Feb 16, 2013 2:56PM
Bay Area Artists Say: Bratton Go Home! - by BAAQUP
Bay Area Art Queers Unleashing Power added its voice to the community outcry against "stop & frisk" police consultant William Bratton last week, installing these bus shelter posters in several Oakland locations.
Posted: Sat Feb 16, 2013 2:44PM
City Threatens to Remove Beloved BEAR SPIRIT Sculpture Which Has Stood 27 Years. - by Subcommondante Films
After a flurry of claims that residents don't like to see the nudity and following several vandal attacks to the penis, the city says they plan on removing this long beloved sculpture that celebrates a native american bear dance ritual. But after interviewing a city official, it looks more complicated than that.
Posted: Fri Feb 15, 2013 2:41PM
SF Greek Consulate Paint Bombed - by BM
Fight fascism! Spread anarchy!
Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2013 12:25AM
The Sheriff is here and Bulldozers are on site - by Space Transformers
Join us outside 780 Frederick Street! The folks who slept out from the night of January 3d to the morning of January 4th to protect the community gardens were removed from the Golden Gate Ecology Center, and former HANC Recycling and Kezar Gardens site, under threat of arrest and being in jail until Monday on the morning of January 4, 2013.
Posted: Fri Jan 4, 2013 8:48AM
Last Night DIY Santa Cruz Parades for Eighth Year - by Bradley Allen
The eighth annual Last Night DIY Santa Cruz paraded up Pacific Avenue on December 31, 2012 after gathering in the Saturn Cafe parking lot at 5:00 pm. Sticking to the tradition of Keeping Santa Cruz Weird, this year's parade was led by local bagpipe band Santa Cruz Pipes and Drums, as well as the Women's International League of Peace and Freedom. Curtis Reliford of the Follow Your Heart Action Network, which brings goods to people in Louisiana who are recovering from Hurricane Katrina, provide...
Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2012 10:56PM
Activist Builds First Chicano Pyramid in U.S. - by Dan Bacher
“The pyramid will become a complete teocalli and calmeca from which the Teatro will continue to do its work,” he said. “On the political end, it represents Chicano self determination. This place is not sponsored by the government, California Arts Council, foundations or anybody,” he emphasized.
Posted: Tue Dec 18, 2012 1:00PM