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calendar SF Young Activists 4 Black Lives Mini Teach In - #ReclaimMLK by SF Young Activists 4 Black Lives
Mission Branch Library 300 Bartlett St San Francisco, CA 94110...
Event Date: Tue Jan 17, 2017 5:30PM
Posted: Tue Jan 17, 2017 11:31AM
image Redefining The National Strike 480_img_2492_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Opening Up A Community Dialogue...
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 11:24AM
image Big Oil Lobbyist Backs 'Well-Designed' California Carbon Trading Program 480_wspa_prez_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
A report released in September 2016 documents "critical flaws" in California's carbon trading system, proving many of the concerns the environmental justice community has long raised. The report, “A Preliminary Environmental Equity Assessment of California’s Cap-And-Trade Program,” authored by Rachel Morello-Frosch, Manuel Pastor, James Sadd, Lara Cushing, Madeline Wander, and Allen Zhu, "demonstrates that polluters using the cap and trade system are adversely impacting environmental justi...
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:02AM
text Lighthouse Bank Vice Chairman Involved In Assault On Richmond & Mountain View Voters by Lynda Carson
According to Lighthouse Bank, the bank was founded in October 2007 by approximately 350 local residents, professionals and small business owners. During 2014, Stephen D. Pahl had 91,768 shares of Lighthouse Bank common stock, presently worth around $16.00 per share according to the Wall Street Journal!...
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 4:24AM
calendar 24 Hour Vigil for the Homeless Who Have died on our Streets by First They Came for the Homeless
New Berkeley City Hall 2180 Milvia, Berkeley...
Event Date: Tue Jan 17, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Sun Jan 15, 2017 10:08PM
image SFPOA Covering Up Take-Over Funding Of SFERS And Calls For Transparency From Malia Cohen hedge-fund-scams.png by repost
The San Francisco Police Officers Association is running a secretly funded campaign to seize control of the $20 billion San Francisco active and retired pension plan. They want 25% of the pensions invested in secret hedge funds and are keeping their campaign contributions secret. They contributions to the SFPOA's pension grab likely include hedge fund operators who could make millions for the vulture speculators. Even SF Supervisor Malia Cohen is calling for more transparency legislation to r...
Posted: Sun Jan 15, 2017 9:12PM
image Equal Justice, Corruption & Contra Costa DA Mark Peterson with Attorney Pamela Price 480_equal_justice-under-the-law1_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Pamela Price, a civil and human rights attorney in the East Bay is interviewed about the cover-ups by Contra Costa County District Attorney Mark Peterson. She also discusses the illegal use of political contributions for personal use by District Attorney. A coalition is calling for a trial "The Public v. Mark Peterson on January 18, 2017 at 12 noon at the DA's office 900 Ward St. Martinez, CA...
Posted: Sat Jan 14, 2017 11:18PM
calendar Pause the Calls: Black Lives Matter 480_dump-prison-stock_1.jpg by Ending Mass Incarceration
Monterey Peace and Justice Center 1364 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955...
Event Date: Thu Jan 19, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Sat Jan 14, 2017 2:51PM
image Speakeasies and Artists Warehouses: A Tale of Two Oaklands 480_city-stage_oakland-fire_hyphenated-republic_1.jpg by Hyphenated-Republic
Maybe the saddest, or perhaps, realest, takeaway of the twisted post-Ghost Ship narrative is that white people who live in warehouses are worthy of a mayoral executive order, but poor Brown and Black children being poisoned by lead are not....
Posted: Fri Jan 13, 2017 7:04PM
calendar Demand Resignation of DA Mark Peterson protest_january_18th.pdf_140_.jpg by Gene Ruyle
District Attorney’s Office 900 Ward St, Martinez, CA 94553 Wed, Jan 18, 2017 at 12 Noon...
Event Date: Wed Jan 18, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:20PM
text California Agency Proposes Turning Monterey Aquifer Into Oil Waste Dump by Center for Biological Diversity
State's Proposal Shrugs Off Voters' Approval of Ban on Oil Waste Injection...
Posted: Fri Jan 13, 2017 12:01PM
image Fruitvale District Has Highest Levels of Lead Poisoning in California, Worse Than Flint 480_exterior-5-620x465_oaklandpost_1.jpg by Tulio Ospina, Oakland Post
What Should Oakland Residents Do to Avoid Toxic Lead Contamination?...
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 10:06PM
image Teamsters Local 2010 Initiates Mass Walkout and Strikes at University of California 480_wilshire-westwood-los-angeles_1.jpg by Teamsters Local 2010
Disruptions, Closures and Delays at UC Campuses...
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 6:44PM
image The Longest Walk 5.2 “Calling an End to Drug Abuse and Domestic Violence” 480_thelongestwalk5-2_1.jpg by Angel Heart
The National Field Office of The American Indian Movement proudly announces, The Longest Walk 5.2, “Calling an End to Drug Abuse and Domestic Violence.” Dennis Banks, National Field Director and Co-Founder of The American Indian Movement issued a three phase - 3 year walk across America in 2016. Dennis Banks stated, “Because of the extremely high rate of abuse, suicides, drug related deaths and destruction, which is at a pandemic stage, our mission is to cross this continent on foot; seeking...
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 2:02PM
text Killing Continues to Mount in California Drift Gillnet Fishery: Government Adds New Species by Cassie
Today, the National Marine Fisheries Service published its final List of Fisheries for 2017. The list classifies U.S. fisheries based on the level of mortality and serious injury that occurs in each fishery. The California drift gillnet fishery is once again ranked as Category I, the most harmful rating a fishery can receive....
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:21PM
text Post Office Uses Leaf Blowers to Harrass Homeless at 6AM by Free Speech Matters
In the dark of 6AM no less than three contractors use leaf blowers to "clean" the area in front of the Post Office....
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 7:46AM
image IBT2010 UCSF Teamster Workers Strike For Living Wages And Against Unfair Bargaining 480_ibt2010_ucsf_strike_picket1-10-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of IBT 2010 UCSF clerical and administration employees went out on an unfair labor strike on January 10, 2017. Workers talked about their fight for a living wage and the attack on their pensions....
Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2017 7:44PM
text Livermore Residents in Hazmat Suits to Rally Against Plan to Sacrifice Water to Big Oil by Center for Biological Diversity
LIVERMORE, Calif.— Livermore residents and Center for Biological Diversity members wearing hazmat suits and flanked by toxic waste barrels will rally tomorrow at Livermorium Plaza against a plan to sacrifice local underground water to the oil industry. The rally will take place ahead of a public hearing held by state oil regulators on this "aquifer exemption" plan....
Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2017 6:11PM
calendar Freedom SleepOut #79 Swims Toward Justice Tuesday Night by Keith McHenry (story by Norse)
Under the eaves of City Hall until driven away by "peace officers" and "park protection rangers" and then on the wet sidewalks outside City Hall. Bring cardboard, canvas, protective gear, video, and friends. The protest runs from 4 PM today to mid-morning Wednesday....
Event Date: Tue Jan 10, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2017 12:43AM
text CAA and Pahl & McCay retaliate against voters for approving rent control in Richmond by Lynda Carson
As part of their on-going notorious efforts to meddle in the affairs of Richmond, the California Apartment Association (CAA) continues with it’s brutal campaign to deny renters their rights under local, state and federal law, as the pro-landlord organization ignores the will of the people!...
Posted: Mon Jan 9, 2017 9:06PM