textWhat Would Martin Luther King Jr. Do? by Keith McHenry
Chief Andy Mills is pushing a series of cruel civil rights violations against those without housing and is sponsoring the MLK March in Santa Cruz....
Posted: Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:53AM
imageSF Treasure Island Conservation Corps Nightmare, Cover-up & Environmental Racism
by Labor Video Project
Workers at the California Conservation Corps Treasure Island training center talk about their contamination from radiation. Other residents of Treasure Island and Hunters Point connect their...
Posted: Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:48AM
imageDemonstrators Form Giant Human Sign "Truth Matters" in Front of Facebook HQ
by R. Robertson
Facebook continues to refuse to check for accuracy in their political ads. Many bodies made for a huge display of protest....
Posted: Sat Jan 18, 2020 12:39AM
imageReclaiming His Legacy
by Cat Brooks
“Dr. King was a freedom fighter and he taught me how to fight. We gonna fight all day and night until we get it right!”...
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:54PM
videoThe Fight for Mom's House (video/mp4 393.1MB) by Brandon Jourdan and Marianne Maeckelbergh
Documentary on Moms 4 Housing...
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:54PM
image20th Anniversary of Rosa Parks Day
by Michael Harris
20 years later the struggle continues in the City of Sacramento to honor the "Patron Saint" of the Women's Political Council who later became the "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement." Thankfully, Attorney Fred Gray, Esq. is still on the case and preparing to join us MLK 50 Anniversary - Sacramento Public Library....
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:42AM
imageNo More NAFTA's! SF Protest to Stop USMCA NAFTA 2.0 at Feinstein's Mansion
by Labor Video Project
A rally was held at Democratic party Senator Diane Feinstein's mansion in Pacifica Heights to protest the USMCA NAFTA 2.0 corporate trade agreement that will continue to allow the outsourcing, privatization and union busting in the US, Mexico and Canada...
Posted: Thu Jan 16, 2020 12:34PM
documentLawsuit Challenges Trump Plan to Frack, Drill 1 Million Acres of California Public Lands, Minerals
by Center for Biological Diversity
LOS ANGELES, January 14, 2020 — Conservation groups sued the Trump administration today challenging the last step in the administration’s plan to allow oil drilling and fracking on more than 1 million acres of public lands and minerals in Central California....
Posted: Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:20PM
videoCity Council Votes 6-1 to Approve $235K SCPD Taser Purchase (video/mp4 308.9MB) by Santa Cruz Police News
On January 14, the Santa Cruz City Council City Council Voted 6-1 to approve a $235K Taser purchase request from Santa Cruz Police to re-outfit the entire department with new Taser guns. (Video: Taser discussion from the January 14, 2020 Santa Cruz City Council meeting.)...
Posted: Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:40PM
imageNewsom Administration Officially Begins Delta Tunnel Planning with 'Notice of Preparation'
by Dan Bacher
“Newsom's water portfolio was announced only a week ago and already he is racing to build the one tunnel project,” said Regina Chichizola, co-director of Save California Salmon.  “His stated commitment to building the proposed Sites Reservoir and water diversions, and a new massive tunnel are a slap in the face to the North state and salmon dependent people.”...
Posted: Wed Jan 15, 2020 6:47PM
imageJ9 Protest in San Francisco
by No War on Iran
Hundreds gathered at One Post St. above Montgomery BART on a day of national action....
Posted: Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:53PM
calendarAnti Police-Terror Project to Lead 6th Annual March/Rally to Reclaim MLK (plus weekend events)
Oscar Grant Plaza 14th Street and Broadway Oakland...
Event Date: Mon Jan 20, 2020 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:35PM
imageSCPD's $235K Taser Purchase Request is Back on City Council's Agenda
by Santa Cruz Police News
A request from Santa Cruz Police to approve a $235k Taser purchase, in order to re-outfit the entire department with new Taser guns, is back on the consent agenda for the January 14 Santa Cruz City Council meeting, after being sent to the City of Santa Cruz Public Safety Committee on December 2 for discussion. The use of Tasers by police is a topic of concern for those advocating against police brutality, who want the weapons either banned altogether, or at minimum classified the same as othe...
Posted: Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:25PM
calendarRefuseFascism Protests Pompeo, Commonwealth Club, Jan 13, 3pm
by Curt Wechsler
110 The Embarcadero Taube Family Auditorium San Francisco...
Event Date: Mon Jan 13, 2020 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:49PM
imageCulture Jam at Facebook HQ: Protesters Hijack Giant "Like" Billboard Pt. II
by RR Photos Chris Cassell, Pro Bono Photo
Not the first, but one of the earliest and best examples of Silicon Valley culture jamming....
Posted: Sun Jan 12, 2020 2:25PM
imageInternational Day of Solidarity with Okinawa in San Francisco / 沖縄国際連帯デーinサンフランシスコ
by Hanayo Oya
On December 14th, despite majority local opposition, the Japanese central government with the support of the U.S. military, renewed construction for a new base in Henoko, Okinawa. This phase of construction began by filling in ocean with sediment as part of irreversible land reclamation work in the ecologically rich Oura Bay. A protest against a US base Henoko in Okinawa was also held in San Francisco at the Japanese consulate....
Posted: Sun Jan 12, 2020 9:05AM
imageCulture Jam at Facebook HQ: Protesters Hijack Giant "Like" Billboard Pt. I
by Text RR Photos Chris Cassell, Pro Bono Photo
In the tradition of billboard liberators everywhere, activists projected slogans on to the giant thumbs up sign, also known as the "like" sign, outside Facebook Headquarters on January 9....
Posted: Sat Jan 11, 2020 5:38PM
textRemembering Michael Canright by Michael Steinberg
Michael Canright was a native San Franciscan, founder of the San Francisco Tenants Union, Zen student, union carpenter. father and grandfather....
Posted: Sat Jan 11, 2020 2:55PM
videoShort Video of Facebook Protest, FB HQ, Menlo Park, 1.9.20 (video/quicktime 240.3MB) by Lis Cox
A small but mighty group of Community Leaders and Members protested at Facebook to stand up against the FB policies and practices that compromise our data and democracy....
Posted: Sat Jan 11, 2020 1:15PM
imageRocha Has To Go! AFT 2121 CCSF Members Protest Cutbacks & Union Busting
by Labor Video Project
San Francisco City College AFT 2121 members at FLEX day protested and. called for the removal of the chancellor Mark Rocha who has recently cut 300 classes sent a letter to SF Mayor London Breed and the Board of Supervisors saying this was part of the restructuring no funds were needed....
Posted: Fri Jan 10, 2020 6:58PM