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calendarEmergency March and Rally: Justice for Tyre Nichols in Oakland
Oscar Grant Plaza (14th & Broadway) Oakland...
Event Date: Sun, Jan 29, 2023 5:00pm PST
Posted: Fri, Jan 27, 2023 6:23pm PST
calendarSolidarity Action with the People of Perú
by Colectivo Kausachun
Peruvian Consulate, 870 Market St. Flood Building, San Francisco...
Event Date: Tue, Jan 24, 2023 1:30pm PST
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2023 11:48pm PST
imageLocal Code Pink Joins Organizations World Wide To Demand Closure of US Guantanamo Prison
by Leon Kunstenaar
Action at UC Berkeley law school also demands prosecution for John Yoo, provider of legal "rational" for torture...
Posted: Wed, Jan 11, 2023 10:22pm PST
textRV Human Rights Activists Challenges Santa Cruz City Police Violations by Reggie Meisler (posted by Norse)
Reggie Meisler, civil liberties defender of unhoused rights, is waiting for an answer to his January 9th letter to Santa Cruz City Manager Matt Huffaker, Mayor Fred Keeley, Police Chief Rudy Escalante, and the S.C. City Council. Meisler calls for Huffaker to direct his SCPD to stop harassing and uprooting those whose vehicles are their shelter by misusing the "abandoned vehicle" tagging law....
Posted: Wed, Jan 11, 2023 7:07pm PST
textPress Conference: Defend the African Community’s Right to Economic Self-Determination by Wendy Craig
What: Press Conference: Defend the African Community’s Right to Economic Self-Determination, and Human and Civil Rights on this MLK Day! When: Friday, January 13th, 2023 at 10am Where: Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles, 3742 Grand Ave., Oakland, CA 94610 Who: African People’s Education & Defense Fund and Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles Black Star Industries and Uhuru Foods and Pies Contact: Stephanie Midler, 510-763-3342 ext 3 or 727-510-4360 (cell)...
Posted: Tue, Jan 10, 2023 12:07pm PST
calendarRally & Press Conference Demands More Prison Closures Across California
by Californians United for a Responsible Budget
California State Capitol (West Steps) 1315 10th St Sacramento, CA 95814...
Event Date: Thu, Jan 12, 2023 9:00am PST
Posted: Tue, Jan 3, 2023 12:16pm PST
audioFallen Heroes 2022 (audio/mpeg 27.2MB) by Making Contact, KPFA
Thousands of social justice leaders in communities all over the world passed away this year. We’re closing out the year, as we usually do, with inspiring words from some of the Fallen Heroes of 2022....
Posted: Wed, Dec 28, 2022 6:24pm PST
imageKeith McHenry, Co-founder of “Food Not Bombs” Global Movement, Arrested Today
by Santa Cruz Food Not Bombs
December 27, 2022 - Keith McHenry, the co-founder of the global movement “Food Not Bombs” was arrested today and is in jail now....
Posted: Tue, Dec 27, 2022 5:45pm PST
imageCommunity & Labor Speak Out & Rally To Demand The Freedom Of Mumia In San Francisco
by Labor Video Project
A community labor solidarity rally was held on December 15, 2022 to demand the freedom of CWA NABET journalist Mumia Abu Jamal who is writer and political activist. There were also demonstrations held in Japan and other countries....
Posted: Sat, Dec 17, 2022 12:50pm PST
imageOakland Demonstration as Movement to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal Gains Momentum
by Leon Kunstenaar
Good news from Philadelphia seen as important victory...
Posted: Fri, Dec 16, 2022 9:43pm PST
textSF Wells Fargo Attacked In Solidarity With Atlanta Forest Defenders by anarchists
Five windows and an ATM were smashed at the Wells Fargo at 24th Ave and Irving St in retribution for the arrest of five Atlanta forest defenders on bullshit "domestic terrorism" charges....
Posted: Thu, Dec 15, 2022 12:13am PST
textFederal Marshals Seize KPFA Assets to Pay Defamation Judgment Against New York Sister Station by KPFA
This week US Marshals seized more than $300,000 of KPFA’s cash reserves to pay for a monetary judgment for its parent organization the Pacifica Foundation. The asset seizure resulted from a defamation lawsuit by a former interim executive director of Pacifica, John Vernile in 2019 against programmers of its New York station, WBAI. Pacifica lawyers filed an appeal today to block the judgment. But KPFA is now facing layoffs and a massive budget shortfall....
Posted: Mon, Dec 12, 2022 10:45pm PST
imageTransphobes Kara Dansky and Lierre Kieth Get Their Hateful Banners Snatched Away in Oakland
by Dave Id
Some TERFs thought it'd be a good idea to stage an anti-trans "protest" in Oakland and it didn't turn out well for them. They got their two banners snatched, they got pied, and, apparently, they got egged as well....
Posted: Mon, Dec 5, 2022 8:29pm PST
imageWhistleblower Upends Berkeley Police
"Despite these severe allegations, City Manager Dee Williams-Ridley concluded that the City Council should still confirm Interim Chief Louis tomorrow." - Nathan Mizell of the Berkeley Police Accountability Board, 14nov22...
Posted: Thu, Nov 17, 2022 5:12pm PST
textBerkeley PD Whistleblower Leads to Call in Delaying Confirmation of Police Chief by Who Watches... Y'know
An unnamed whistleblower, formerly from the ranks of the Berkeley Police Department, has come forward with allegations against department members and the interim police chief. The whistleblower has been in contact with the Police Accountability Board. The board is now asking Berkeley city council to delay the promotion of the interim police chief to permanent status....
Posted: Mon, Nov 14, 2022 2:50pm PST
imageFree Mumia Now! Rally in Oakland to Stop the Frame-up of CWA NABET Journalist & Political Prisoner
by Labor Video Projectt
A rally to free Mumia Abu-jamal was held at the Oakland Federal building on 10/16/22....
Posted: Thu, Oct 27, 2022 10:53am PDT
textCorrecting the Story: San Lorenzo Benchlands Demolition to begin 9 AM on Tuesday 10-25 by Robert Norse
Contrary to what was posted in Jessica York's recent Sentinel Story, the time of the Tuesday October 25th demolition of the next--to-the-last segment of the San Lorenzo Benchlands Survival Camp will be at 9 AM not at noon....
Posted: Sun, Oct 23, 2022 6:41pm PDT
imageSF Protest Against Interim D.A. Brooke Jenkins
by Leon Kunstenaar
On Friday, Oct. 21st, "Mothers on the March" held a protest at the police building on SF's Bryant Street....
Posted: Sun, Oct 23, 2022 12:07pm PDT
calendarFree Mumia Abu-Jamal! by Labor Action Com. to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal
Federal Bldg., Oakland , CA 1301 Clay St. (Clay and 14th St.)...
Event Date: Wed, Oct 26, 2022 12:00pm PDT
Posted: Thu, Oct 13, 2022 2:31pm PDT
calendarJustice! Not Jenkins!
by Martha Hubert
Police Officer's Association 800 Bryant at 6th Street, San Francisco (Muni Bus #12 goes there)...
Event Date: Fri, Oct 14, 2022 1:00pm PDT
Posted: Thu, Oct 13, 2022 12:19pm PDT
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