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image Remember Your Rights — Message from the NLG After Sacramento Antifa Protest 480_keep-calm-and-know-your-rights-sm.jpg original image (300x323) by NLG-SF
Keep Calm and Know Your Rights
Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2016 10:55PM
image Nazi rally 480_dscf7679_1.jpg original image (3488x2616) by AYBEE
Some photos from today, and some fascist sympathizers? Found taking photos of protestors
Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2016 8:43PM
image Struggle and Hope CD Release and Celebration 480_agustin_lira_1.jpg original image (1585x1433) by Mike Rhodes
The new Struggle and Hope album by Agustin Lira was released at a community celebration at the Alfonso Hernandez Youth Center on Saturday, June 25. The event featured music by Agustin Lira & Patricia Wells, with students of Generaciones Project and special guest Melinda Espinosa. Photo below is Agustin Lira performing at the CD release celebration.
Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:43PM
image The Summer Solstice Music Festival 6-25-2016 480_126_1.jpg original image (6000x4000) by AutumnSun
A day in the San Lorenzo park in Santa Cruz California, with information, music, and food! San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz California
Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2016 12:02AM
calendar Mission Fire Fundraiser at El Rio on June 30th by sana saleem
3158 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110
Event Date: Thu Jun 30, 2016 9:00PM
Posted: Sat Jun 25, 2016 8:18PM
calendar Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Debt Resistance is NOT Futile! by StrikeDebtBayArea
Mudracker's Cafe, back room 2801 Telegraph Ave Berkeley, CA 94705 USA
Event Date: Sat Jul 16, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Sat Jun 25, 2016 4:25PM
image Politicians booed off stage, mentions of Orlando, plus more, at Trans March 2016 480_img_8560_1.jpg original image (1600x1067) by D. Boyer
Politicians booed off stage, mentions of Orlando, Compton’s Cafeteria Anniversary, and thousands attend this year’s Trans March. Pics and video from the event.
Posted: Sat Jun 25, 2016 12:00PM
image SF Labor Council Demands An End To Deportations And Legalization of Undocumented Workers 480_sflc_immigration_press_conf6-24-16_1.jpg original image (4032x3024) by Labor Video Project
The San Francisco held a press conference at City Hall to protest the US Supreme Court decision and to demand a halt to further deportations and the legalization of all immigrant workers in the United States.
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 5:54PM
image Ventura Oil Spill Highlights Big Oil Regulatory Capture 480_clpoz0musae4l5b.jpg-small_1.jpeg original image (680x383) by Dan Bacher
“This company has a disturbing history of dangerous oil spills, yet federal pipeline regulators seem to have done almost nothing to protect our state,” said Kristen Monsell, an attorney for the Center for Biological Diversity. “The new spill is another grim example of why we have to get pipelines and oil drilling out of California’s vulnerable coastal environment. We’ve got to stop thinking about these oil spills as accidents and start seeing them for what they are: completely predi...
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 2:46PM
image Juneteenth 2016 ~ Discovering the legacy of Negro Hills, CA 480_negro_hill_ditch_map__2__1.jpg original image (502x676) by Khubaka, Michael Harris
The golden legacy created by people of African ancestry in Gold Rush California comes alive during 2016 Juneteenth at Negro Bar California State Park. This short history is provided for your self-tour of Mormon Island Relocation Cemetery to pay respect to the final resting place of early California pioneers of African ancestry. It provides a fair account to spark your journey towards discovering the contributions by people of African ancestry in early California History (1840-1875)
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 7:58AM
image Fresno Advocates Demand End to Secretive Deportation Program ice_out_of_fresno_rally.jpg by ACLU of Northern California
Fresno, June 23, 2016 - On the heels of the Supreme Court’s non-decision in U.S. v. Texas, which effectively blocked President Obama’s immigration actions to shield millions from deportation, advocates and community members unveiled their assessment of a pilot program started one year ago giving federal immigration agents unfettered access to the Fresno County Jail. Advocates warn that the program is shrouded in secrecy and leaves immigrants vulnerable to abuses by Immigration and Customs...
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 2:24AM
video #ByeLibby (video/mp4 29.4MB) by Anti Police-Terror Project
2 minute video of local organizers speaking about the OPD scandal and Libby Schaaf's history of ignoring police terror in Oakland
Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2016 7:41PM
image Sacramento Judge Rules Delta Plan Is "Invalid" 480_downloadedfile_1.jpeg original image (800x533) by Dan Bacher
In his decision, Judge Michael Kenny said: “To be clear, the Delta Plan is invalid and must be set aside until proper revisions are completed."
Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2016 6:52PM
calendar Freedom Sleeper "No Assembly at City Hall Grounds at Night" cases Go to Court by Robert Norse
County Courthouse Superior Court 1
Event Date: Fri Jun 24, 2016 1:30PM
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 11:25PM
image Mexico Teachers' Murders Protested In SF "Massacre Made In USA" mexico_teachers_march_with_fist.jpeg by Labor Video Project
Teachers and other community activists and unionists protested at the San Francisco Mexican consulate the massacre of teachers and community activists in Oaxaca. They called for an end to US weapons being sent to Mexico and also put responsibility for the massacre on the US multi-nationals and capitalist politicians from the Democrats and Republicans to privatize education through NAFTA and the Mérida Initiative which has militarized Mexico.
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 9:01PM
text Court Publishes Decision Granting Relief to Inmate Disciplined For Hunger Strike by via NLG SF Bay Area Chapter
June 20, 2016 - Jorge Gomez spent over a decade in Pelican Bay State Prison’s Security Housing Unit (SHU) at the time of California’s historic 2013 Prisoner Hunger Strike. Launched in early July 2013, the strike was to protest torturous and inhumane conditions at Pelican Bay’s SHU and at other isolation/segregation units throughout the state. Over 30,000-plus incarcerated persons participated at its height, with many refusing food for as long as two months. In the early days of the 2013...
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 6:36PM
image City of Santa Cruz: Keep SF Mime Troupe at San Lorenzo Park! 480_sf-mime-troupe-san-lorenzo-park-2007-by-bradley-allen_1.jpg original image (640x414) by Santa Cruz News
Local musician, activist, and volunteer for the SF Mime Troupe, Karen Kaplan, informs us that this year, the SF Mime Troupe will be performing at Porter College's outdoor quad at UCSC, but not at San Lorenzo Park in Santa Cruz, as has been the tradition for so many years. Apparently the Mime Troupe performance was nixed by the City of Santa Cruz's Planning Department this year.
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 5:43PM
image State Evidence Suggests New Wolf May Be in California's Lassen County wolf_lassen_california_cdfw_fpwc.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO, June 22, 2016 — New evidence released by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife suggests there may be a wolf in Lassen County. The information — not yet conclusive — includes photos from four trail cameras between August and May and a hair sample from one of the sites. While DNA test results were inconclusive as to whether the animal is a wolf, dog or wolf-dog hybrid, the fact the animal persisted through the winter in this remote location leads agency officials t...
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 5:23PM
text Stay the Course With Prop 47 for Real Criminal Justice Reform by Steve Pleich
Critics Off the Mark
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 11:35AM
image Tentative Pact Averts Watsonville Hospital RN Strike 480_california_nurses_association.jpg original image (600x349) by via National Nurses United
A two-day strike involving some 300 registered nurses at Watsonville Community Hospital that was scheduled to begin this morning is off as nurses and hospital representatives reached a tentative agreement late Tuesday night.
Posted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 11:31AM