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7,000 signatures collected to repeal Richmond’s renters protections - by Lynda Carson
According to reports, one person after another has also claimed that the people gathering signatures for the petition to repeal the renters protections have been telling lies to the public in an effort to trick them into signing the petition!
Posted: Thu Sep 3, 2015 5:35PM
1 Million CA Students Attend School in 1-Mile Impact Zone for Derailing Oil Trains - by Center for Biological Diversity
OAKLAND, Calif.— More than 1 million California children attend school within a one-mile evacuation zone of railroads used by oil trains, according to a new analysis (http://www.biologicaldiversity.org/campaigns/oil_trains/methodology.html) by the Center for Biological Diversity. Oil trains have experienced a dramatic increase in explosions and derailments across the country in recent years.
Posted: Thu Sep 3, 2015 4:53PM
Is San Francisco’s outrageous housing market finally starting to crash? - by Dena Ghu
Is San Francisco’s outrageous housing market finally starting to crash?
Posted: Thu Sep 3, 2015 1:20PM
The yuppie’s guide to Burning Man - by Deanna Glint
The yuppie’s guide to Burning Man
Posted: Thu Sep 3, 2015 8:15AM
City escalates effort against camping-ban protestors, event attracts variety of supporters - by Zav Hershfield
Police arrest two, write 15 tickets at 8th community sleepout event, install floodlights. Community members discuss themselves, their history.
Posted: Wed Sep 2, 2015 4:04PM
Coalition On Homelessness Art Auction 2015 - by Kifu Faruq
SOMArts Cultural Center 934 Brannan St.
Event Date:Thu Sep 10, 2015 5:30PM
Posted: Wed Sep 2, 2015 1:54PM
Beyond Recognition - A film screening and presentation to benefit Defend Knowland Park! an - by Defend Knowland Park!
Station 40 - 3030 16th St. B - Chutchui - San Francisco
Event Date:Sun Sep 6, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Sep 2, 2015 12:52PM
Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting - by
Madison Park Apartments, community room 100 - 9th Street Oakland, CA
Event Date:Mon Sep 14, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Sep 1, 2015 9:48PM
Crackdown from Police against the Freedom Sleepers - by via Freedom Sleepers
The City of Santa Cruz and its police department have decided to crush the Freedom Sleepers protests at Santa Cruz City Hall, and today they launched the first strike of their campaign. At 1 p.m. they put little red hoods on all of the parking meters around city hall, and have indicated that they will ticket and then tow any vehicles parked in these spaces. The first casualty of this action was Keith McHenry, the founder of the international humanitarian organization Food Not Bombs, whose lit...
Posted: Tue Sep 1, 2015 3:48PM
City Hall Sleepout #7 - by Alex Darocy
Community members protesting laws that ban sleeping in public held their seventh community sleepout at Santa Cruz City Hall on August 25.
Posted: Tue Sep 1, 2015 3:29PM
OPEN CITY for Performers and Artists: A Brief Period with no Rules! - by Brent Adams
The city has inadvertently removed all performance and vending spaces downtown instead of just those that activists had painted themselves, leaving downtown an OPEN CITY for performers and artist/vendors.
Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2015 9:24PM
Richmond’s renters protections take a sinister turn - by Lynda Carson
In a world of dirty dogs, greedy landlords and conniving realtors, this latest attack on renters rights goes beyond the pale and should be investigated to determine if Mayor Tom Butt is involved in the plot against Richmond’s working class renters!
Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2015 5:51PM
Designing for Affordable Housing- San Francisco Permaculture Guild - by Anne Donjacour
Matter of Trust 3338 17th btw Mission and Valencia St San Francisco
Event Date:Wed Sep 2, 2015 6:30PM
Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2015 11:39AM
WTUL News & Views Interviews Noah Morris and Roger Benham, formerly of Common Ground (audio/mpeg 30.6MB) - by WTUL News & Views
Noah Morris and Roger Benham join WTUL News and Views for an in studio about their experience as part of Common Ground Health Clinic in the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2015 7:27AM
Defending Public Space - More on why driving artists off of Pacific Avenue in Santa Cruz is a crime - by Keith McHenry
SUPPORT THE BLUE BOX 2 DRIVING ARTISTS OFF OF PACIFIC AVENUE IS A CRIME Monday, August 31, 2015 8:00 AM The Superior Court of California-Santa Cruz 701 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 Free vegan breakfast
Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2015 11:01PM
Court Hearing for Food Not Bombs Cofounder, Arrested for Spray Painting Blue Squares in SC - by Earth First (reposted by Norse)
701 Ocean St. County Courthouse Dept. 1
Event Date:Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:00AM
Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2015 10:41PM
Alex and Jeff "Freedom Painters" Go to Court Hearing - by Robert Norse
701 Ocean St. Basement of the County Building Dept. 10
Event Date:Tue Sep 1, 2015 1:30PM
Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2015 10:35PM
Freedom Sleepers Back To Bed Down at City Hall in 8th SleepOut - by Phil Posner (posting by Norse)
City Hall Courtyard and Nearby Sidewalk at 809 Center St. across from the Main Library on one side and Civic Auditorium on the other.
Event Date:Tue Sep 1, 2015 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2015 9:10PM
Mapping Displacement and Gentrification in the San Francisco Bay Area - by Urban Displacement Project
The Bay Area’s booming jobs and housing market necessitates a careful look at the causes and consequences of neighborhood change to protect residents that are most vulnerable to potentially being displaced. Wages for the Bay Area’s low income residents have not kept pace with the sky-rocketing housing prices resulting in massive demographic shifts in the area.
Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2015 6:48PM
Court Hearing for Food Not Bombs Cofounder, Arrested for Spray Painting Blue Squares in SC - by Earth First!
On Tuesday, August 25, the founder of Food Not Bombs, Keith McHenry, was arrested and charged with a felony along with local hero, Abbi Samuels, for spraypainting markings on the sidewalk that “‘imitate’ actual city authorized markings.” The action took place in support of local artists who are being driven off the sidewalks by a gentrifying police policy.
Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2015 6:34PM