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Thu Aug 17 2017 (Updated 08/18/17)Alameda Sheriff Retweets and Follows Nazi Accounts
Thu Aug 17 2017 (Updated 08/18/17)Alameda County Sheriff’s Office Retweets White Supremacist Press Conference
On the night of August 14, the official Twitter account of the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office retweeted a video of a press conference organized by Richard Spencer, the icon of the white supremacist “alt-right” movement. The retweet dubbed the press conference with a “Unite the Right” hashtag — the same slogan that white supremacist groups used to mobilize people to Charlottesville, VA, which resulted in the tragic murder of an anti-racist demonstrator by a white supremacist. A protest was held at the Sheriff’s Office in Oakland on August 16. Community members condemned not just the retweet, but the ongoing racism and violence of the Sheriff’s Office.
Wed Aug 16 2017 (Updated 08/17/17)Call Goes Out to Boot Neo-Nazi from CSU
Wed Aug 16 2017 (Updated 08/17/17)Demand CSU Stanislaus Expel Neo-Nazi and Unite the Right Organizer Nathan Damigo
On August 11, over 500 neo-Nazis attacked a group of young students and community members at the University of Virginia. The neo-Nazis had gathered for a nighttime march before the now infamous “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville that resulted in the death of 32-year-old Heather Heyer and injured close to 20 people. CSU Stanislaus student Nathan Damigo, the neo-Nazi leader of Identity Evropa was not only there, he was a key organizer of the rally. Back in April, Damigo first came into the public spotlight for punching a female protester at a demonstration. CSU Stanislaus did nothing then and the problem only continued to grow. Now someone is dead.
Tue Aug 15 2017 (Updated 08/16/17)Protest in Monterey in Solidarity with Charlottesville
Tue Aug 15 2017 (Updated 08/16/17)Total Opposition to All Forms of White Supremacy
On August 14, the Direct Action Monterey Network joined together with other community members to stand against fascism and white supremacy, and to show solidarity with the people of Charlottesville. The demonstration included reading a solidarity statement, displaying banners over the Lighthouse Avenue tunnel, and a march in the streets. Direct Action Monterey Network states: We are gathering today to show our opposition to white supremacy in all its forms, and to stand in solidarity with all those in Charlottesville who are fighting against fascism. We stand against the recent violence from white supremacists and the “alt-right” in Charlottesville as well as similar acts of violence in Portland, Seattle, Minneapolis, and Sacramento.
Tue Aug 15 2017 (Updated 08/16/17)Charlottesville, We Got Your Back
Tue Aug 15 2017 (Updated 08/16/17)Solidarity Across the Country After Nazis Murder & Attack Anti-Fascists in Charlottesville
After a fascist mob attacked a small group of UVA student counter-protesters the night before, the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia turned deadly on August 12 when nazi enthusiast James Alex Fields of Ohio deliberately sped his car into a crowd of antifa, killing thirty-two year old anti-racism activist and Charlottesville native Heather Heyer. Nineteen others were injured in the attack, some critically. Within hours, solidarity demonstrations and vigils sprang up across the country. In Northern California, San Francisco, Oakland, Santa Cruz, Monterery, and other cities gathered to show support for the anti-fascist resistance in Charlottesville.
Tue Aug 1 2017 (Updated 08/03/17)Demonstrations Against "Workhouse" Jail Rock St. Louis
Tue Aug 1 2017 (Updated 08/03/17)Evening Noise Demo at Notorious St. Louis Jail Evolves into Two Days of Raucus Protest
The Workhouse medium security prison in north St Louis City is notorious for it’s filth, cockroach and rodent infestations, black mold, antagonism by the guards, and deep ineptitude of those who operate it. To highlight the inexcusable conditions, a noise demo was called for the evening of July 21. Around 300 people gathered outside the Workhouse to demand immediate relief for those suffering inside. The front line of the demo turned it’s energy on the fence itself, shaking the outer fence and eventually removing some of the clasps that adhere the fence to the fence poles. Protests continued through the following day. People were pepper sprayed by police and arrested.
Mon Jun 26 2017 (Updated 06/28/17)Tracking Twenty Years of Stockton Killings by Law Enforcement
Mon Jun 26 2017 (Updated 06/28/17)Timeline Documents High Rate of Officer-Involved Killings in Stockton, CA
This timeline mapping state violence in Stockton, CA was collectively generated as part of a larger ongoing convivial research effort to expose low intensity war across the Bay Area and state. The timeline was produced through a collaboration between the Center for Convivial Research and Autonomy (CCRA) and the efforts of families and grassroots groups in Stockton and beyond. It is a tool that remembers, counts, mourns and honors our dead. The timeline is a collaborative effort of documentation over time that makes visible the many resistances that have refused erasure.
Thu Jun 22 2017Meet the Bay Area’s 4chan Kangaroo Court
Northern California Anti-Racist Action writes: On May 24, the Berkeley Police Department arrested Eric Clanton in Oakland regarding alleged assaults that occurred during an April 15 confrontation in Berkeley between antifascists and a coalition of far-right groups. In weeks preceding Clanton’s arrest, members of 4chan’s politics forum called /pol/, the alt-right and all around disgusting and hate-filled internet message board, had been collecting what they considered to be evidence in the case. Threads about Eric Clanton’s alleged behavior could be seen wedged between other discussions such as anti-Semitic conspiracy theories about Jewish world domination and the biological inferiority of people of color.
Mon Jun 5 2017The Epic Battle Between Big Oil & the People of California
On Thirteenth Street in front of the Sacramento Convention Center where the Democratic Convention was being held on May 20, a group of activists held a mock “tug of war" between the people of California and the oil industry for the loyalty of Governor Jerry Brown. The skit depicted the contradiction between Jerry Brown the “climate leader,” who appeals to his Democratic base by preaching against climate change and for green energy, and the other guy, “Big Oil Brown,” who supports the expansion of fracking in California and the construction of the Delta Tunnels — and has received millions in contributions from the oil and energy industries.
Mon May 22 2017The Highway Murderers Are A Neo-Nazi Band From Santa Cruz
The Highway Murderers are a crypto-fascist rock band from Santa Cruz. Since their formation in 2002, they have constantly been subject to criticism and resistance from the northern California music community for their violent, misogynistic, and racist behavior. The band is generally good at masking their white power and fascist symbols and aesthetics behind the violent imagery that permeates in contemporary metal music scenes. Despite this, members have slipped up and revealed their true colors with social media posts that expose their neo-nazi leanings. The Highway Murderers are scheduled to perform on Saturday, May 27 in San José.
A new study released by the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area, Paying More for Being Poor: Bias and Disparity in California’s Traffic Court System, shows that Californians pay some of the highest fines and fees in the country — more than three times the national average for running a red light. And new Bay Area data reveals that African-Americans are four to sixteen times more likely to be booked into county jail on a charge related to inability to pay a citation. Two bills before the California Legislature (SB 185 and AB 412) seek to address many of the disparities
10:30AM Saturday Aug 19 Millions for Prisoners Human Rights, San Jose
1PM Saturday Aug 19 Rally for Human Rights, Equality and Diversity
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7PM Friday Aug 25 James Baldwin's "I Am Not Your Negro"
8:30AM Sunday Aug 27 Silicon Valley Pride Parade
12PM Sunday Aug 27 TWS March Against White Supremacy
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1PM Tuesday Sep 12 Love Cemetery: Unburying the Secret History of Slaves
5:30PM Thursday Sep 14 BWOPA/TILE DWJ Public Policy Solutions Talk
6PM Saturday Sep 23 The Choice: Embrace the Possible Speaker, Author and...
ICE/HSI Raids Home in West Oakland with OPD Assist, Resident Speaks Out Afterward (video) (2 comments) Friday Aug 18th 10:48 PM
TWS March Against White Supremacy (1 comment) Friday Aug 18th 10:21 AM
Protest the white supremacist ‘No to Marxism in America’ rally (1 comment) Thursday Aug 17th 10:38 PM
Outing the Bay Area campaign contributors of KKK fascist David Duke (5 comments) Thursday Aug 17th 9:57 PM
Berkeley Gov Holding Special Meeting for "Urgency Ordinance" Thursday Aug 17th 8:09 PM
ACLU of California Statement: White Supremacist Violence is Not Free Speech (1 comment) Thursday Aug 17th 4:20 PM
SURJ Bay Area Statement of Support for Reem’s Bakery Thursday Aug 17th 1:15 PMMore Local News...
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Antifa Call Out: Nazis Return To Bradford Monday Aug 14th 5:42 PM
Thousands March Nationwide to Condemn Neo-Nazi Violence in Charlottesville, VA Monday Aug 14th 3:03 PM
Charlottesville 8/12/17: Black Man Beaten Unconscious Repeatedly (1 comment) Sunday Aug 13th 8:19 PM
One Dead in Charlottesville: Why the Right Can Kill Us Now Saturday Aug 12th 3:54 PM
Liverpool Mayor Promoting Hate @Bobbynechayev @Jlrfb @Missduffyafa @Slatukip #Antifa (9 comments) Saturday Aug 5th 10:07 AM
WHITE SUPREMACIST SPERM FEAR @PaulTyredagh81 @missduffyafa @JLRFB @2ferdi7 #ANTIFA Wednesday Jul 26th 4:31 PM
Today in history: The Detroit Rebellion of 1967 Sunday Jul 23rd 10:55 AMMore Global News...
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The New Emperor is a White Nationalist? Sunday Aug 13th 8:47 PM
#HALIFAX NAZI CLINIC @SLATUKIP @Thetradesclub @Phoenix967FM @JLRFB @2ferdi7 @Missduffyafa (8 comments) Wednesday Aug 9th 7:40 AM
Tommy Robinson - Class Traitor! @Slatukip @Jlrfb @Missduffyafa @2ferdi7 #Antifa (7 comments) Monday Jul 31st 7:26 AM
Omni & Food Not Bombs RASISM torwards INDIGENOUS Community Thursday Jul 13th 1:48 PM
DUBLIN'S FASCIST FRANKENSTEIN @missduffyafa @JLRFB @2ferdi7 @siegfails @edlnews #ANTIFA (3 comments) Wednesday Jul 5th 4:42 AM
Police Accused in Wrongful Death Monday Jun 19th 8:47 AM
Tommy Robinson Nazi Broadcasts: #Antifa @Northlondonaf @Slatukip @Jlrfb @Missduffyafa #Edl (2 comments) Tuesday May 30th 6:14 AMOpen Newswire...
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