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calendar J20 Resisters Court Support and Petition Delivery 480_j20-resisters-court-support-sf_1.jpg by Friends of J20 Resisters
850 Bryant St, San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:30AM
Posted: Thu Dec 7, 2017 5:26PM
calendar Deport ICE from Oakland: The Resolution To End Cooperation With ICE 480_deport-ice-light-brigade_1.jpg by Oakland Privacy
Oakland City Hall, Hearing Room 1, Oscar Grant Plaza 500 14th St, Oakland, CA 94612, USA...
Event Date: Tue Dec 5, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Dec 3, 2017 9:03AM
text IYSSE mounts campaign against UC Berkeley police censorship by Evan Blake (WSWS repost)
In response to claims that new policies at UC Berkeley have made "free speech available to only those that the police deem safe or those wealthy enough to pay for it,” the university said it would modify its policy to make it less onerous. The fundamental thrust of the policy remains unchanged, however. Student groups can still be required to pay the police if they wish to hold a meeting....
Posted: Fri Dec 1, 2017 10:53PM
text SF Jury Says Jose Zarate Not Guilty of Murder of Kate Steinle by Power to the People
Under the brilliant and experienced leadership of Matthew Gonzalez, Chief Attorney at the San Francisco Public Defender's office, undocumented immigrant Jose Zarate was successfully defended before a 6 women, 6 men jury, which declared him not guilty on November 30, 2017 of murder of Kate Steinle and not guilty of manslaughter....
Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:19PM
text Militarism and its complicities by Steve Martinot
Though it proclaims itself against police militarization, Berkeley City Council has renewed three militarizing federal relationships: the Fusion Center (NCRIC), urban surveillence technology, and Project 1033. It apparently does not see how these projects work together, nor that they are pro-militarist. And in its conceit, it thinks it can control them each separately. That is a mistake....
Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 1:38PM
text DACA in the shadows by Zaira J. Ayala
The article will focus on the effects and problems 3,000 DACA recipients face in Sonoma County. Unfortunately, today DACA isn't getting enough recognition from the media nor is receving government action....
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 6:14PM
text Social Justice Week at Sonoma State University by Lorena Guerrero-Diaz
Social Justice has had a negative connotation in the media lately, it is seen as something that goes against traditional beliefs. In reality, social justice is a movement that allows people to stand up for those who don’t have a voice, those who have been structurally and racially disempowered in today’s world. It is important to be able to fight for our rights and against social injustices such as police brutality, socioeconomic status, and health disparities....
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 12:23PM
calendar Stop Urban Shield in SF! 480_stop-urban-shield-sf_1.jpg by SURJ - Oakland/Bay Area
SF City Hall; Polk Street Steps...
Event Date: Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:54AM
text Continuing Mental Health Care Post-Fires by Dominic Rosales
In Sonoma County, the Jail alone is the largest psychiatric facility with 40 percent of inmates countywide suffering from some form of acute mental illness. Due to the destructive wildfires, allocated funds that would have gone to a developing mental health facility will most likely be redirected towards other venues, continuing to leave this population under-served....
Posted: Sun Nov 26, 2017 9:09PM
text Rainbow Center omitted Scout Schultz from vigil by Disappointed
Tonight was an annual vigil in Concord California, coinciding with Transgender Day of Remembrance. The organizers from Concord's Rainbow Center left Scout Schultz off the list of names read in remembrance of those who died in 2017. While it can't be known for certain, it is suspected that the omission was done intentionally....
Posted: Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:14PM
image Time is Right for Community Court 480_12108058_760327507446634_5766736909310958844_n_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Clearing Records and Reducing Fines a Pathway to Employment and Housing...
Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:53AM
document ACLU Report Shows Police Reform Needed in Fresno reducing_officer-involved_shootings_in_fresno_ca.pdf_140_.jpg by ACLU of Northern California
Anti-bias and de-escalation training could help reduce officer involved shootings...
Posted: Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:38PM
calendar Marcellus Toney Killed by Oakland Police Department: We Want Answers! 480_marcellus-toney_1.jpg by Anti Police-Terror Project
Oakland Police Department 455 7th St, Oakland, California 94607...
Event Date: Tue Nov 7, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Tue Nov 7, 2017 12:54PM
image Intelligence Gathering in the Informational Age 480_15965205_1444529198915077_7679872294829045749_n_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Preserving Liberty Requires Eternal Vigilance...
Posted: Sun Nov 5, 2017 5:25PM
image Eviction Notice Posted for Santa Cruz Benchlands Hooverville 480_eviction-notice-san-lorenzo-park_1.jpg by Free Speech Matters
After being rousted from downtown Santa Cruz and given San Lorenzo Park, homeless people are being told to move again....
Posted: Sun Nov 5, 2017 11:40AM
calendar Rally in SF to Save Temporary Protected Status for Immigrants 480_save-tps-for-immigrants_1.jpg by Karl Kramer
San Francisco City Hall, Civic Center Steps...
Event Date: Tue Nov 7, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Nov 3, 2017 7:17AM
calendar Homeless Eviction Farewell Party to South Berkeley 480_goodbye-here-there-flyer_1.jpg by First They Came for the Homeless
HERE/THERE, Across from Sweet Adeline 3351 Adeline, Berkeley, CA...
Event Date: Fri Nov 3, 2017 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Nov 2, 2017 3:17PM
text No Justice. Just Law. A Tale of Homelessness and Eviction. by JP Massar
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids rich and poor alike to sleep under bridges at HERE/THERE, beg in the streets or steal loaves of bread....
Posted: Mon Oct 30, 2017 5:34PM
text No One Wins if the Homeless are Evicted, Mr. Mayor! by Mike Zint
I'm asking you to show up in support of our efforts. Get between the cops and the homeless, and stand for human rights. This will send a message to the nation, and the world, that Berkeley continues to lead the way on human rights issues....
Posted: Mon Oct 23, 2017 8:56AM
text Reports About Cops That Have Been Arrested In The Bay Area by Lynda Carson
There are a lot of stories that we may not hear much about regarding the activities of the cops in the Bay Area. Further below are some links to some documented reports that will help the public understand what has been happening in the Bay Area, regarding the activities of those that have sworn to serve and protect us!...
Posted: Mon Oct 23, 2017 3:18AM