image Is the City of Santa Cruz Adopting Trump's Program of Hate? 480_fencing_off_san_lorenzo_park_from_the_homeless_santa_cruz_1.jpg by Keith McHenry
On October 17th, Sentinel journalist, Jessica York, reported that the River Street Campground will be shut down in November, with some of its members relocated into a scaled down Winter Shelter program at the VFW Hall on 7th Avenue. The VFW site will be available to 60 people and open only during evening hours, with a first-come, first-served model that does not allow pets and has limited possession storage....
Posted: Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:30PM
text Release: Oakland, San Francisco Named As Human Rights Violators by Posted by Lynda Carson
The Oakland conditions of discrimination and harassment of encampment residents and punitive denials of access to basic services constitute “cruel and inhuman treatment and is a violation of multiple human rights…...
Posted: Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:57PM
image Responders Free Humpback Whale off of Santa Cruz 480_humpback_whale_entanglement_santa_cruz_california_1_1.jpg by Monterey Bay Marine Life Studies
On October 15 a collaborative effort was made to free a Humpback Whale off of Santa Cruz, CA....
Posted: Fri Oct 19, 2018 2:37PM
image No on M Slumlord Dairus Mohsenin Distributes Racist Flyers at No Place Like Home Event 480_dairus_mohsenin_racist_flyer_santa_cruz_rent_control_1.jpg by Students United with Renters
Local slumlord Dairus Mohsenin and vocal supporter of the No on M Campaign distributed these flyers at the No Place Like Home event in Santa Cruz yesterday. This is an outrageous display of racism. These flyers look like something found at a KKK rally or a Proud Boys meetup. Darius is a large donor to the No on M campaign, and his banners with similar racist and classist undertones can be seen flying prominently around the city....
Posted: Fri Oct 19, 2018 1:48PM
calendar Pack the Courtroom for Whole Foods Suit! by Direct Action Everywhere
1221 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Tue Oct 23, 2018 2:30PM
Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:40PM
calendar Urgent: Help Reunite Baby Cows With Their Mothers! 480_43301714_589396998144154_1131207099146043392_n_1.jpg by Direct Action Everywhere
Starbucks 1255 Lillian Ave, A, Escalón 95320...
Event Date: Sun Oct 21, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:37PM
image Top Ten Reasons for Passing Rent Control in Santa Cruz 480_chris-krohn_1.jpg by Chris Krohn
Top Ten Reasons for Passing Rent Control in Santa Cruz by Santa Cruz City Council Member Chris Krohn...
Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2018 5:00PM
image Fencing off the Parks from the Homeless 480_closing_san_lorenzo_park_santa_cruz_1_1.jpg by Keith McHenry
Fencing off the parks from the homeless before the city of Santa Cruz shuts down the Boneyard Camp where some of those without housing had been living under city supervision for the past several months. Shelter space also cut just before the cold rains come. Total war against the poor. Maybe we should retake City Hall....
Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:14PM
calendar 100th Anniversary of Armistice Day -- Ring a Bell for Peace! 480_flyer_-_armistice_day_-_vfp101_-_20181111_new_11x8.5.jpg by Veterans for Peace Chapter 101
City Hall Plaza Corner of Fourth & Santa Clara Streets San Jose , CA 95112...
Event Date: Sun Nov 11, 2018 10:30AM
Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 3:56PM
image Alameda newspaper clarifies use of race in crime story 480_screen_shot_2018-10-17_at_11.55.20_am.jpg by Rasheed Shabazz
The Alameda Sun newspaper clarified its use of race in crime stories after readers complained about the publication unnecessarily including racial descriptions of suspects....
Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 12:14PM
image Bay area hotel workers determined to fight as union, Democrats try to derail strike 480_p1290271.jpg by WSWS Reporters (Repost)
While isolating the striking workers, the UNITE HERE union has given the Democratic Party a platform to posture as their saviors and hustle for workers’ votes in the run up to the November 6 election....
Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 10:50AM
text SF Hotel Picketline Support Needed by All Day, All Night
The way we will end the Trump/Pence Regime, defeat the war machine, end homelessness, achieve free medical care for all, raise the education level, and much more is by supporting labor. You are needed NOW to walk the hotel picket lines in San Francisco, even for just 15 minutes. The hotels provide no room service, very little cleanliness, very little conference room amenities, yet apparently educated people are crossing the picket lines. They need to be told PICKETLINES MEAN DON'T CROSS!...
Posted: Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:56AM
calendar UC Santa Cruz on Strike! 480_afscme_3299_strike_uc_santa_cruz.jpg by Worker Student Solidarity Coalition - WSSC
UC Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Oct 23, 2018 4:00AM
Posted: Mon Oct 15, 2018 11:07PM
image OSHA Investigator/Lawyer Darrell Whitman, OSC, Culture Of Corruption, GAP & The Democrats 480_lerner_carolyn_osc_special_counsel_1.jpg by WorkWeek Radio
Federal OSHA Whistleblower Protection Program investigator and lawyer Darrell Whitman discusses his effort to defend fellow workers at OSHA WPP. He also discusses the systemic effort to cover-up the retaliation of OSHA whistleblowers from companies like FedEx, Wells Fargo, PG&E, Test American and Lockheed Martin. He reports that he went to many politicians including Diane Feinstein and Congresswoman Barbara Lee about these conditions not only at OSHA about violations of civil rights including...
Posted: Mon Oct 15, 2018 7:20PM
image Rent Control Key to Stabilize California Housing Market 480_california-rent-control.jpg by SEIU Local 521
Rent control policies are key to stabilizing California’s housing affordability crisis, which has driven millions of people into poverty and displaced hundreds of thousands of others, a new analysis released by the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at UC Berkeley shows....
Posted: Mon Oct 15, 2018 3:05PM
image Conscience and Action Calls for Basic Dignity 480_36969653_10156562534711983_4171725812191461376_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Nonprofits Ready to Step Up...
Posted: Mon Oct 15, 2018 12:39PM
calendar Eviction notice rescinded for tenants at 526 and 528 California Avenue by Zav Hershfield
526 and 528 California Avenue, in front of the apartment buildings at those addresses...
Event Date: Mon Oct 15, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Sun Oct 14, 2018 11:27AM
image Leidesdorff Day 2018, Historic Negro Bar, Sacramento County 480_negro_bar_miners_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Restoration and reconciliation of the stolen legacy from the "African Founding Father of California" Honorable William Alexander Leidesdorff, Jr. may help mitigate some of today's challenges seeking to remove the name Negro Bar, Folsom Lake Recreational Area by showcasing to the world the amazing contributions by "hidden figures" of Pan Africans during the California Gold Rush Era....
Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:01PM
image Rally for Rent Control in Santa Cruz 480_rally-for-rent-control_10-11-18_1_1.jpg by Bradley Allen
Measure M would apply to rentals in the City of Santa Cruz. The measure is divided into three main sections: rent control, just cause eviction, and a rent board....
Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:45PM
calendar GG Bridge Peace Walk for Afghanistan: 17 Years of Bombing ENOUGH! 480_please_stop_killing_us.shut_down_creech_1.jpg by Toby Blomé
11:45 am: Gather at the SF or Marin end of the eastern walkway of the Golden Gate Bridge. Parking available on all 4 "corners", just remember to take the last exit on hwy 101 as you approach the bridge, or the first exit after you leave the bridge. Arrive early for parking! 12:00 pm: Walk on the eastern walkway from the north (Marin) or south (SF) ends, to converge in the middle of bridge for Peace vigil for Afghanistan. 1:00pm (Approximately): Rally on SF side after the bridge...
Event Date: Sun Oct 14, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:53AM