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Hey Whites, Here’s a Good Start to Challenging White Supremacy: No More “White Blocs” - by Cindy Milstein
This piece originally appeared on my blog, Outside the Circle, at cbmilstein.wordpress.com, where you can sign up to receive noticed when I publish new writings. You can also follow me on Twitter at @CindyMilstein. Enjoy, share, reprint, post, tweet any of my writings . . . as long as it’s free as in “free water” and “freedom.”
Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 9:22PM
Google Lawyer Jack Halprin Runs From Tenants He's Evicting After They Block His Bus - by Anti-Eviction Mapping Project
On December 16th, at 6:30 in the morning as it was still dark outside, tenants from 812 Guerrero and activists from Eviction Free San Francisco blocked the Google bus that Jack Halprin was going to ride, protesting his eviction of them. When he saw his bus blocked, he ran from the scene back to his house. Protestors followed him there, and picketed outside. There was also representation from the Justice For Alex Nieto Committee, making connections between gentrification and increased poli...
Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 10:06AM
The Anti-Eviction Mapping Project Visualizes the Loss of Black Population in the Bay Area - by Anti-Eviction Mapping Project
The Anti-Eviction Mapping Project is releasing an interactive map detailing shift in black populations from 1970 to 2013. Viewers can click through the panels on the left to witness demographic change by neighborhood. Viewers can also pan out to witness shifts across the United States during this time period. The map is here: http://www.antievictionmappingproject.net/black.html
Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2014 3:07PM
Thousands March Against Racism/Police Attacks In SF "Black Lives" Matter - by Labor Video Project
Thousands of people marched in San Francisco against police terror and brutality on December 13, 2104. There was also a "die in" at Powell and Market in San Francisco.
Posted: Sun Dec 14, 2014 12:31PM
Pics from Day of Anger: Millions March! - by D. Boyer
Pics from the "Day of Anger: Millions March!" in San Francisco.
Posted: Sun Dec 14, 2014 10:09AM
San Francisco Day of Resistance March Occupies Market Street Once Again - by Michael Steinberg
As part of national Day of Resistance actions to protest police murders of people of color, marchers in San Francisco again occupied Market Street, the city’s main commercial thoroughfare.
Posted: Sat Dec 13, 2014 8:32PM
No Justice, No Peace: SF Bay Area NLG Turns Up the Heat Against Police Violence & Racism - by NLG-SF
The San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild (NLG) calls for an immediate end to police violence, the taking of Black lives and the terrorizing of Black communities.
Posted: Fri Dec 12, 2014 10:57PM
Cops And IFPTE 21 Push Hedge Funds While CCSF City Workers Unite Against Hedge Funds - by Labor Video Project
SF City And County Workers and Retirees protested the attempt to use city worker pension funds for purchase of hedge funds. The IFPTE Local 21 run by Bob Muscat and the Police Officers Association representatives were pushing for the use of city pension funds for these hedge funds. There are systemic conflicts of interests since some board members including Mayor Lee's appointee Wendy Paskin-Jordan has investments in hedge funds and actually sells them.
Posted: Fri Dec 12, 2014 12:06PM
NLG Supports Ongoing Racial Justice Protests, Decries Lack of Police Accountability - by via National Lawyers Guild, SF Chapter
The San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild (NLGSF) supports the right of people to take to the streets in protest of structural racism and the killing of black people. To that end, the NLGSF is organizing criminal defense for more than 350 people who have been arrested in the past 15 consecutive days of anti-police violence demonstrations. In conjunction with an activist legal support collective, the NLG has maintained a legal hotline since the protests began (415-285-10...
Posted: Wed Dec 10, 2014 12:34PM
From Ferguson To SF And The Murder Of Alex Nieto With Adriana Camarena - by Labor Video Project
At a conference called from Ferguson To San Francisco on December 6, 2014 at the Bayview Library Adriana Camarena discussed the murder of CCSF student and worker Alex Nieto.
Posted: Mon Dec 8, 2014 2:59PM
Arrest And Court Support Updates From Ferguson Protests In The Bay Area! - by Bay Area Anti Repression Committee
UPDATE (12/7 7pm)
Posted: Sun Dec 7, 2014 9:59PM
Protesters Shut Down Market Street—Again - by Michael Steinberg
For the 4th time since last Friday, people protesting killer cops who got away with murdering African American men shut down Market Street in downtown San Francisco.
Posted: Sat Dec 6, 2014 1:05AM
Supervisor Kim calls hearing for shelter rules proposal - by T.J. Johnston for Street Sheet
Kim criticizes plan to create universal shelter rules, which would increase the penalty for many current violations to a denial of service, as "harsh."
Posted: Wed Dec 3, 2014 6:10PM
A new contract for UESF? Why we’re voting NO. - by Adrienne Johnstone & Andy Libson
two SF educators make the case for members of United Educators of San Francisco to vote NO our proposed contract settlement
Posted: Wed Dec 3, 2014 6:01PM
Boycott RE/MAX: No Open Homes on Stolen Land - by Martha Hubert
RE/MAX Futura 1010 Valencia Street San Francisco, CA 94110
Event Date:Fri Dec 5, 2014 3:00PM
Posted: Tue Dec 2, 2014 1:20PM
House Keys not Handcuffs - an interview with Paul Boden (audio/mpeg 45.8MB) - by Mike Rhodes
This interview with Paul Boden was broadcast on KFCF 88.1 FM. Boden is the executive director of the Western Regional Advocacy Project. The interview is about the origins of modern homelessness, the criminalization of poverty, and building a movement to end homelessness. The audio is 50 minutes long (edited to comply with FCC regulations).
Posted: Sat Nov 29, 2014 4:29PM
Traffic barricade to the face (video/quicktime 41.8MB) - by gotcha
part two in our continuing series
Posted: Fri Nov 28, 2014 11:53PM
Downtown SF Largely Shut Down on Black Friday Night - by Michael Steinberg
Demonstrators demanding justice in the Michael Brown case, and an end to police murders of people of color across the nation, took to the streets of San Francisco Friday night, largely closing down Market Street.
Posted: Fri Nov 28, 2014 10:56PM
Black Friday march in SF shuts down Union Square. - by D. Boyer
Photos from the Black Friday march in downtown San Francisco. It appears this protest wreaked havoc on the scene at Union Square. Although it appeared that the Macy's tree lighting did occur.
Posted: Fri Nov 28, 2014 9:27PM
SF Black Friday March for Michael Brown & Alex Nieto - by
Meet at Embarcadero in San Francisco to march down Market Street
Event Date:Fri Nov 28, 2014 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 26, 2014 1:07PM