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calendarRebellion in Haiti by Bob Price
New Valencia Hall 747 Polk Street (by Ellis), San Francisco (near Civic Center BART, Muni Lines 19, 31, 38, 47 49) Wheelchair accessible...
Event Date: Sun Dec 15, 2019 1:00PM
Posted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:51AM
imageColonial programming at Mission Santa Cruz is horrendous
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by One White Settler
Programming at the Santa Cruz Mission by the California State Parks System and their local area support group Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks is primarily colonial, and it's horrendous. The "Mission Strategy Game" is a recurring event at Mission Santa Cruz scheduled for November 29 and December 30. Here is the event description on the Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks website: "Gather round the table and play a board game set in the 18th century. Spend Spanish real coins and roll the sheep’...
Posted: Wed Nov 27, 2019 1:58PM
imageCommander X Seeks Political Asylum from the Government of Mexico
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by Alex Darocy
Anonymous has announced that Commander X, also known as Chris Doyon, will present himself to the government of Mexico during the first week of December at the Federal Building in San Miguel de Allende, where he will ,"tender his petition for political asylum and request refugee status." The announcement comes after two years of waiting and planning from safe-houses provided to Commander X by Mexican friends and supporters. Commander X had been living in hiding in Canada since 2012, after he e...
Posted: Fri Nov 22, 2019 4:46PM
imageNLG Statement on the Coup in Bolivia
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by National Lawyers Guild
The National Lawyers Guild (NLG) strongly condemns the military coup that took place in Bolivia on November 10, followed by the self-declared presidency of extreme right-wing Bolivian senator Jeanine Áñez, in violation of the Constitution of Bolivia....
Posted: Wed Nov 20, 2019 7:47PM
imageChile's Rebellion Comes to UCSF
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by Leon Kunstenaar
In a cruel development, the Chilean military is targeting protesters' eyes as protests over economic inequality intensify....
Posted: Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:13PM
calendarAIM West Coast Conference
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by AIM West
2969 Mission St., San Francisco...
Event Date: Tue Nov 26, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:03AM
calendarUCSF Healthcare Workers Rally for People of Chile, the People of Chile Are Rising Up!
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by Do No Harm
UCSF Parnassus campus (513 Parnassus Ave) San Francisco...
Event Date: Tue Nov 19, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 12:05AM
imageWorkWeek on Privatization of Ports & Schools at Oakland Rally + Fire, PG&E & Public Power
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by WorkWeek Radio
WorkWeek looks at a united front rally in Oakland at Mosswood Park against privatization of the port of Oakland, the schools in Oakland and includes the fight in Mexico, Chile and Palestine. WorkWeek also looks at the role of PG&E in the fires and the issue of public power....
Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 11:25AM
imageSan Francisco Labor in Solidarity with Chilean Workers at SFLC Meeting
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by Labor Video Project
San Francisco Labor Council delegates spoke out in solidarity with Chilean unions and workers....
Posted: Mon Oct 28, 2019 11:36PM
imageSF Protesters Demand Piñera Out! Stop Military Terror In Chile
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by Labor Video Project
Dozens of Chileans and Chilean Americans protested the president and military repression in Chile...
Posted: Thu Oct 24, 2019 8:49PM
imageThe Military State Of Emergency In Chile — Solidarity Protest In SF
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by Labor Video Project
A protest was held at the Chilean consulate in San Francisco to protest the mass repression and military martial law imposed by the government....
Posted: Tue Oct 22, 2019 9:39PM
calendarSF Emergency Solidarity action with the people of Chile!
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by Solidarity With Chilean People
Consulado Chileno de San Francisco 870 Market Street San Francisco, Flood Building...
Event Date: Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Oct 22, 2019 9:27AM
calendarFeminist Talks and Film Series: Argentina's Feminist Convergence
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by SubRosa Community Space
SubRosa Community Space 703 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sat Nov 2, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Sat Oct 19, 2019 10:24PM
image#SOSEcuador: Exigimos el cese de la violencia por parte del gobierno ecuatoriano
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by Medios libres de América
Colectivos y organizaciones firmantes denunciamos la inconstitucionalidad del toque de queda impuesto en Ecuador desde hoy sábado 12 de octubre a las 3 pm. Exigimos que se levante esta medida excesiva por ser un mecanismo que pone en riesgo la seguridad y la vida de los y las manifestantes....
Posted: Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:34PM
imageNational strike paralyzes Ecuador on Seventh Day of Protests
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by Harvey Goldberg
The strike dramatically impacted Cuenca on Wednesday. Streets were largely deserted of vehicle traffic. There was no taxi or bus service. Police and army officers blocked off the central square in downtown Cuenca. A huge march of workers, students, and indigenous people gathered before noon. Things calmed down during mid-day, but in the evening there were running battles between protesters and security forces, which responded by lobbing teargas canisters....
Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2019 2:30PM
videoScenes from protests against government in Cuenca, Ecuador (video/mpeg 47.1MB) by Harvey Goldberg
(Video 1:51) Anti-austerity protests in Cuenca, Ecuador October 9, 2019...
Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:29AM
imageSixth straight day of mass protests throughout Ecuador against austerity measures
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by Harvey Goldberg
Protesters in Cuenca, Ecuador approach police line. October 7, 2019 Monday saw another day of protests, with highway blockades, being the main tactic. Protests continued in major cities, especially Monday night. A national strike has been called for Wednesday....
Posted: Tue Oct 8, 2019 12:50PM
calendarCISPES/FMLN anniversary dinner/event by Karl Kramer
SEIU Local 1021 San Francisco Hall; 350 Rhode Island (enter from Kansas Street between 16th and 17th Street)...
Event Date: Sat Oct 12, 2019 5:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 7, 2019 8:31PM
calendar'Hillbillly'; documentary film; Appreciating Diversity Film Series by Piedmont Appreciating Diversity Film Series
Ellen Driscoll Playhouse 325 Highland Avenue, near Oakland Avenue Piedmont, CA 94611...
Event Date: Thu Oct 17, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Oct 2, 2019 10:38PM
calendarMeet the Author - David Bacon
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by El Cerrito Progressives
Location: Berkeley Zion Presbyterian Church, 545 Ashbury Ave., El Cerrito...
Event Date: Sat Oct 12, 2019 3:30PM
Posted: Wed Oct 2, 2019 5:26PM