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Oaklanders Remain Silent About Infamous NEO Expansion - by Lynda Carson
During 2004, there was a HUGE battle in Oakland against the imposition of the notorious Nuisance Eviction Ordinance (NEO). Oddly enough the same did not occur as recent as Tuesday Oct. 1st when a vote for the expansion of the NEO took place on the very same evening that the Tenant Protection Ordinance was voted on!
Posted: Fri Oct 24, 2014 12:43AM
Oakland Can Now Order Landlords to Evict Sex Workers - by REPOST & extra info
The expansion of the most notorious Nuisance Eviction Ordinance (NEO) gives Oakland extraordinary powers to after a whole new range of residents without any proof of wrong doing! Meanwhile, the watered down compromised Tenant Protection Ordinance that helps wealthier tenants is being a hailed as a huge success!
Posted: Thu Oct 23, 2014 7:30PM
HUFF Releases Evidence of SCPD Profiling, Joins National Police Brutality Protests - by Alex Darocy
On October 22, the organization Homeless United for Friendship and Freedom (HUFF) participated in the 19th annual National Day of Protest to Stop Police Brutality, Repression and Criminalization with a demonstration in front of the Santa Cruz Police Department. This week, HUFF announced that after analyzing the citation records of SCPD Community Service Officer B. Barnett, they have found that he has disproportionately targeted homeless people and African-Americans. According to HUFF, nearly ...
Posted: Thu Oct 23, 2014 5:16PM
Hard Times on the San Pablo Corridor - by EASTWEST
A brief analysis of the current situation on San Pablo Blvd.
Posted: Thu Oct 23, 2014 5:03PM
Community Meeting: Fix Elevators in SRO Hotels - by
Bayanihan Center 1010 Mission (at 6th St.), SF
Event Date:Tue Nov 11, 2014 2:00PM
Posted: Thu Oct 23, 2014 2:21PM
Bike Advocates Endorse Staunchly Anti-Poor Candidate - by Steve Schnaar
The local bicycle advocacy group People Power, part of the Progressive Coalition, is again showing their questionable progressive credentials by supporting the election of David Terrazas, part of the City's conservative Council majority that has consistently voted against the side of poor people and evidence-based policies.
Posted: Thu Oct 23, 2014 9:42AM
Time to Step Up and Fight City Hall on “Stay Away” Ordinance - by Steve Pleich
Legal Action the First and Best Option
Posted: Wed Oct 22, 2014 11:15AM
October 22nd "Say No to Police Abuse" Day Protest Against Racial and Homeless Profiling - by Robert Norse
Cop Corner at Laurel and Center Streets across from Louden Nelson Center, Santa Cruz
Event Date:Wed Oct 22, 2014 2:00PM
Posted: Tue Oct 21, 2014 6:25PM
Dispatches Against Displacement Book Release Party @ SUB/Mission - by AK Press
SUB/Mission 2183 Mission St., San Francisco, CA, United States, 94110
Event Date:Wed Oct 22, 2014 8:00PM
Posted: Tue Oct 21, 2014 9:42AM
Cuba sends more doctors to fight Ebola than rich nations... - by Anonymous
A brigade of 165 Cuban health workers arrived in Sierra Leone last week, the first batch of a total of 461. In sharp contrast, western governments have appeared more focused on stopping the epidemic at their borders than actually stemming it in west Africa. Note: the final number of 461 will eclipse the number of US, African Union, and MSF clinicians.
Posted: Tue Oct 21, 2014 9:23AM
Somalia: Ebola Disease Could be There - by Ahmed Said Abwaankuluc
Somalia: Ebola Disease Could be There
Posted: Mon Oct 20, 2014 10:03PM
Eviction Free SF Marches to the Home of Mayor Ed Lee and Demands a Moratorium on Evictions - by Eviction Free San Francisco
Protesters to march to the home of Mayor Lee to demand a halt on market rate housing and a citywide moratorium on evictions.
Posted: Mon Oct 20, 2014 2:56PM
Petition and Flyers Opposing the Anti-Homeless Stay Away Orders Ordinance - by Robert Norse
Please circulate and copy the petitions and flyers. Or create your own.
Posted: Sun Oct 19, 2014 8:50PM
2.5 weeks before 11/4/14 Election: SF Muni Police & Driver Terrorize 30 Stockton Bus - by Abolish the Military
On Saturday, Oct 18, 2014 around 4 p.m., our 30 Stockton bus was met by at least 4 Muni Fare Police ("Gestapo") at Stockton and Columbus, going South toward Union Square, unheard of in the many years we have been riding this tourist & Chinese worker packed bus; one cop chased after someone who refused the $75 ticket for not paying the $2.25 bus fare and one driver SUPPORTED THE POLICE and BLAMED THE PASSENGERS for his lack of a raise when we have not seen a bus strike since the 1970s! THIS WA...
Posted: Sat Oct 18, 2014 5:00PM
Shoot the Messenger: Blame the Victim - by Seana Sperling
Victims of rape are often blamed for the assaults because of the lingering sexism in our society.
Posted: Sat Oct 18, 2014 3:10PM
RE-POST: Residents and Activists protest “serial evictor” Paulo Iantornio at Hayes Valley - by Rubble
REPOST OF THURSDAY ARTICLE: (note: The previous post had the “serial evictor” as Ian Torno. I’m told the correct name is Paulo Iantornio’ – readers need toe e clear on who’s doing this) A lively direct action protest was held this afternoon at an upscale Hayes Valley shoe store named “Paulo”. The owner of that business, Paulo Iantornio, is also one of the worst landlords in the city. He is currently in the process of Ellis Act evictions at five different rent-controlled...
Posted: Fri Oct 17, 2014 3:59PM
Healthcare: A Fundamental Human Right - by Stephen Lendman
Posted: Thu Oct 16, 2014 6:22AM
Governors Perry And Kasich, Jim Bohannon And The Lethal Gardasil Of Merck - by Ban Gardasil
Merck has tried in 24 states to require that girls be injected with its lethal alleged cervical cancer vaccine or not be admitted to school. The 'vaccine' has caused 32 deaths, destroyed ovaries, created coma, anaphylactic shock, seizures and blood clots.
Posted: Wed Oct 15, 2014 7:38AM
Surviving Ebola Is Not Really That Hard - by blues
The ebola virus is being spread all around the earth for the simple, yet utterly stupid reason, that people actually believe that the world will end if "air travel" stops. Ridiculous! But since our religious faith in Aeronautics is without bound, we must all sacrifice ourselves to the Economic Necessity of Air Travel. Be that as it may, a little knowledge will go a hell of a long way toward "prepping" for your own personal ebola survival.
Posted: Mon Oct 13, 2014 11:50PM
Living Wage Pop-up Gallery - by Carina Lomeli
2940 16th St., #301, San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
Event Date:Fri Oct 24, 2014 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 13, 2014 7:33PM