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Farmers target four Sprouts locations to save Gill Tract farm - by Boycott Sprouts
On Saturday afternoon, urban farmers demonstrated at Sprouts grocery chain locations in Petaluma, Fremont, Sunnyvale, and Mountain View. The farmers held banners, distributed flyers, and mic-checked messages urging customers to shop elsewhere until the chain agrees not to pave over the historic Gill Tract farm in Albany.
Posted: Sat Mar 1, 2014 10:16PM
Silicon Valley monopolies conspired against high-tech workers - by Jon Britton
In early 2005, as the most recent boom phase of the capitalist industrial cycle came into sight, Apple’s Steve Jobs arranged a secret and illegal pact with Google’s Eric Schmidt to hold down their workers' wages by agreeing not to recruit each other’s employees, sharing wage scale information, and punishing violators. Subsequently, computer chip-making giant Intel and software producer Adobe, along with smaller companies Intuit, Pixar, and Lucasfilm (the latter two controlled by Jobs an...
Posted: Tue Feb 4, 2014 5:07PM
SJSU Releases Hate Crime Report - by Mike D. Moye, for SJSU
On February 3, the report concerning the race based hazing of a San Jose State University student in the Fall of 2013 was released.
Posted: Tue Feb 4, 2014 3:46AM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 85th Birthday Celebration - by Al Farley
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library 150 E. San Fernando Street (at Fourth Street) San José, CA 95112
Event Date:Wed Jan 15, 2014 11:30AM
Posted: Mon Jan 13, 2014 12:45PM
Historic Nelson Mandela Poster - by Sharat G. Lin
An historic poster from India honoring Nelson Mandela for resisting compromise with the Apartheid South African government in the 23rd year of his incarceration is on display at the San José Peace and Justice Center.
Posted: Sun Dec 29, 2013 11:37AM
Low Pay is NOT Okay: Protest in front of McDonalds in San José - by Laura Tanner
A raucous rally in San José in front of the McDonalds on W. San Carlos drew dozens including union members from the Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Industrial Workers of the World, and Service Employees International Union. A member of the United Food and Commercial Workers union came from the Safeway next door to the fast food establishment and addressed the crowd in both Spanish and English. Somos unionistas!
Posted: Thu Dec 5, 2013 6:52PM
Free workshop helps undocumented youths become DACA-mented - by Sharat G. Lin
The San José Peace and Justice Center and the Justice Studies Program at San José State University held a free workshop to assist undocumented youths in filling out the complex applications for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).
Posted: Mon Dec 2, 2013 1:41PM
San Jose State University Hate Crime Deplorable - by Santa Cruz County NAACP
African-American Student at San Jose State University Endured Months of Torment by Dorm Mates
Posted: Tue Nov 26, 2013 11:04AM
Demonstration at San Jose Wendy’s to Highlight Hypocrisy of Founder - by Elisa
782 South Bascom ave Wendy’s, San Jose, CA
Event Date:Sat Nov 16, 2013 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2013 8:02PM
Prayer Walk for Ulistac—Threatened Ohlone Village Site in Santa Clara - by Corrina Gould
Mission Santa Clara - 500 El Camino Real, @ Santa Clara University
Event Date:Sun Oct 20, 2013 9:00AM
Posted: Sat Oct 19, 2013 11:27AM
Protesting Monsanto with La Defensa del Maiz San José - by Adelante Now
Protesta contra Monsanto y los transgénicos en la ciudad de San José
Posted: Sun Oct 13, 2013 4:08PM
San Jose Chicana/o Moratorium - by Victor Vasquez
San Jose State University 1 Washington Sq San Jose, CA 95112 285 Engineering Room (For Panel Discussion) @5:30pm MLK Student Center (for Film Showing) @ 2:30pm
Event Date:Thu Sep 26, 2013 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 16, 2013 3:27PM
Deportee (video/mp4 341.5MB) - by Mike Rhodes
Answering Woody Guthrie's Question - “Who are these friends all scattered like dry leaves?” A memorial honoring the victims of the January 28, 1948 Los Gatos Canyon Plane Crash took place in Fresno today. Guthrie’s song inspired organizers to find out the names of those killed in the plane crash that took place 65 years ago. Family members of the victims, friends and allies attended the unveiling of a memorial listing the names of those killed.
Posted: Mon Sep 2, 2013 7:15PM
No War on Syria Demonstration at Peace Crossroads in San José - by RR/Kim Kinoshita
On Sunday September 1, over a period of two and a half hours, dozens of people helped cover time slots to keep the corner of Stevens Creek and Winchester Boulevards occupied with sounds and signs to say: No War on Syria!
Posted: Mon Sep 2, 2013 1:34AM
8/30-9/2 ANSWER Protests of War against Syria - by Anti-war
San Francisco Bay Area demonstrations against war against Syria.
Posted: Fri Aug 30, 2013 8:05AM
Bacon Fest Protest - by Priya Sawhney
San Jose Night Market at 1411 Maybury Road, San Jose
Event Date:Sat Aug 31, 2013 11:00AM
Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2013 5:04PM
Emergency action: No War on Syria! - by San Jose Peace and Justice Center
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library Corner of San Fernando and Fourth Streets San Jose, CA 95112
Event Date:Fri Aug 30, 2013 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2013 11:46AM
Justice For Trayvon Martin - Campus Peoples Assembly - by Justice For Trayvon Martin - San Jose
Campus "Town Hall" & Peoples Assembly at San Jose State University, at 11:45 am - 12:45 pm, we encourage you all to join us, check out the Student Organization Fair, the Social Justice BBQ, and the MOSAIC Cultural Center Open House!!! Come out and be heard!
Event Date:Wed Aug 28, 2013 11:45AM
Posted: Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:25AM
San Jose Justice for Trayvon Martin Demos Continue - by Alex Darocy
On August 6, San Jose Justice for Trayvon Martin held a rally at San Jose City Hall, followed by a march downtown where the group circled the federal building and then moved on to Plaza de César Chávez. The representatives of a wide variety of organizations spoke and endorsed the demands that San Jose Justice for Trayvon Martin adopted on July 18. It was announced that the next big event planned by San Jose Justice for Trayvon Martin would be a town hall meeting held in September. [Scroll d...
Posted: Mon Aug 12, 2013 3:38PM
The Justice for Trayvon Martin Movement Grows in San Jose (part 2, photos from 7/21) - by Alex Darocy
Photos from the July 21 rally for Justice for Trayvon Martin at San Jose City Hall and march to to the federal building. [top photo: San Jose City Hall]
Posted: Tue Jul 30, 2013 3:30PM