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imageSenate Committee Votes Against Bill to Create Health and Safety Setbacks Around Oil Wells
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by Dan Bacher
“The fact that dozens of  Spanish speaking residents who are currently poisoned by the fugitive emissions coming out of oil wells near their homes and schools were denied the opportunity to express their support for AB345 during yesterday’s hearing is just another example of the environmental racism that they have endured, being unheard,” said Nayamin Martinez, Director of CCEJN and a member of the VISION coalition....
Posted: Sun Aug 9, 2020 1:19PM
imageFree Them All! Care Not Cages! March & Rally In SF Against ICE & Republicrats
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by Labor Video Project
Activists protested at the ICE office in San Francisco against the imprisonment of children in cages and the ICE terrorism against immigrants and people of color. They also attacked California Governor Newsom, Pelosi and the Democrats for supporting these policies....
Posted: Sun Aug 9, 2020 11:22AM
imageChowchilla Women's Prison
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by Shauna Gunderson
Demonstration of women and children in front of Chowchilla Women's Prison highlight desperate conditions inside...
Posted: Sun Aug 9, 2020 8:27AM
imageSan Francisco March Demands State Shut Down Concentration Camps
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by Leon Kunstenaar
ICE building covered with “bloody” hands as part of state wide protest....
Posted: Sun Aug 9, 2020 12:54AM
imageBLM Oakland Solidarity March Part 3
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by Victor Noir
Because of social distancing I was grateful for the photos I took. It makes me cringe sometimes when I cannot photograph fresh ink. I ventured out on 7 26 20 and retraced for archival purposes....
Posted: Sat Aug 8, 2020 9:24PM
imageGiants and Warriors Give their Workers the Boot
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by Marc Norton
While loudly proclaiming support for BLACK LIVES MATTER, the Giants and Warriors fired 2,154 largely Black, Latino and Asian concession workers last week....
Posted: Thu Aug 6, 2020 3:43PM
documentBenchlands Cleared for Double Fenced Containment Camp
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by Robert Norse
Yesterday (Wednesday August 5) most of the remaining tents on both sides of the expanded Containment Camp run by the County in the San Lorenzo Benchlands was stripped of survival campers. Police reportedly with little or no notice gave those in tents "the option" to leave, face citation or arrest, or accept the concentrated residency of the new temporary govt. camp....
Posted: Thu Aug 6, 2020 10:33AM
imageHunger Striker At KPFA Calls For More Programming On Testing/tracing & Worker Safety
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by Labor Video Project
An artist and KPFA member John Sheridan spoke out in front of KPFA about the need to have more programming on the need for mass testing and tracing to stop the pandemic...
Posted: Wed Aug 5, 2020 9:32PM
imageEPIC Win For Mendocino National Forest at the Ninth Circuit
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by Environmental Protection Information Center
In a major victory, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has sided with the Environmental Protection Information Center (EPIC) in a case impacting fragile post-fire forest in the Mendocino National Forest....
Posted: Wed Aug 5, 2020 9:21PM
imageCoalition Calls for Shut Down of Calpella Wood Pellet Plant
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by Bradley Allen
Local tribes, activists and statewide organizations are joining forces to demand closure of the Calpella wood pellet plant during the COVID-19 pandemic....
Posted: Wed Aug 5, 2020 8:17PM
imageFood Not Bombs needs volunteers to help serve food to the hungry masses
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by Lynda Carson
Older Photo Of Some Hungry People In Line To Get A Free Meal From Food Not Bombs At People's Park In Berkeley. Photo By Lydia Gans....
Posted: Wed Aug 5, 2020 5:47PM
textSan Francisco Empty and Abandoned Buildings (2nd Quarter, 2020) by San Francisco Food Not Bombs
SF Food Not Bombs has updated the San Francisco Department of Building Inspection’s list of empty and abandoned buildings through June, 2020 on this webpage: https://sffnb.org/list-of-san-francisco-empty-and-abandoned-buildings/....
Posted: Wed Aug 5, 2020 4:10PM
imageFifth COVID-19 Demonstration at San Quentin
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by Leon and Ruth
About 600 people marched to the west gate of San Quentin Prison on August 2nd. While they rallied inmates called out, confirming the horrific conditions inside the walls where the COVID-19 virus has spread like wildfire....
Posted: Mon Aug 3, 2020 7:10PM
imageJudge upholds coronavirus pandemic eviction ban in San Francisco
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by Lynda Carson
Eviction Ban During the Coronavirus Covid-19 Pandemic:...
Posted: Mon Aug 3, 2020 6:41PM
imageConnecting Dots! GAP Fisher Family Attacks ILWU & SF Malcom X Academy With A KIPP Charter
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by Labor Video Project
ILWU members, other unionists and supporters of public education rallied in San Francisco on August 1, 2020 at the GAP corporate headquarters. They spoke against GAP & A's owner John Fisher's plan to privatize the Howard Terminal in the Port of Oakland and and against the efforts of Doris Fisher, John's mother to bust up the SF public school Malcom X Academy in Bayview Hunters Point. SF KIPP which she runs has sued the SFUSD to allow the KIPP school to grab more rooms from Malcom X Academ...
Posted: Mon Aug 3, 2020 6:37PM
documentHUFF Supports the UCSC Strike Demands
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by Robert Norse
Mostly long-distance (from the city to the campus is far longer distance than it needs to be) from HUFF (Homeless United for Friendship & Freedom) for the Campus Strike (see https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2020/08/02/18835590.php )....
Posted: Mon Aug 3, 2020 2:15PM
textSocialist Gloria La Riva Nominated by Peace and Freedom Party Convention by Maureen Smith
On August 1st, the Peace and Freedom Party State Central Committee nominated Socialist/Labor Activist Gloria La Riva to be on the California ballot in November as their candidate for U.S. President...
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 2:08PM
imageBlack Women's March in Vallejo
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Rally and march on Vallejo waterfront...
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 11:27AM
calendarRally and March for the UCSC 41
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by UC Student Workers UAW 2865 Santa Cruz
UC Santa Cruz 1156 High St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Mon Aug 3, 2020 1:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 10:10AM
imageShut It Down! Workers Shut Amazon DSF4 For Health/Safety & Living Wages
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by Labor Video Project
Amazonians and workers shutdown the Amazon DSF4 warehouse on August 1, 2020 to protest the lack of health and safety and slave labor wages...
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 9:55AM