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calendar Support Abbi: fighting the right of the poor to have their possessions on the sidewalk by Abbi Samuels
Santa Cruz County Courthouse 701 Ocean St. Dept. 3...
Event Date: Thu May 17, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Wed May 16, 2018 8:16AM
image Angola 3 Newsletter: Kiilu Nyasha Remembered, Eric Brown, and A3 in Santa Cruz 480_kiilu-group-2001_1.jpeg by International Coalition to Free the Angola 3
The new issue of the Angola 3 newsletter has just been released....
Posted: Tue May 15, 2018 10:06PM
calendar Memorial Service for SF Activist and Journalist Kiilu Nyasha 480_kiilunyasha_1.jpg by Family and Friends of Kiilu Nyasha
African American Art and Culture Complex 762 Fulton Street San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Sun May 20, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Tue May 15, 2018 5:17PM
image Robert King and Albert Woodfox of the Angola 3 w/ Angela Davis at UCSC 480_may22ucsc_1.jpg by posted by the Angola 3 Coalition
Former political prisoners Albert Woodfox and Robert King of the Angola 3 will be in Santa Cruz next week for a May 22 event with Angela Davis, Craig Haney, and Debbie Kilroy. King and Woodfox will then be speaking at the Santa Cruz Academic Summit on Solitary Confinement & Health from May 23-25. A schedule for the Academic Summit is included here as a PDF....
Posted: Tue May 15, 2018 4:13PM
calendar Week 8 District Attorney BBQ: Meet Us At The Fence! 480_stephon_clark_1.jpg by Black Lives Matter Sacramento
Sacramento County District Attorney's Office 901 G St, Sacramento...
Event Date: Tue May 15, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Mon May 14, 2018 9:22PM
calendar Pack the Court for Jeremy! #Justice4Jeremy 480_jeremy_saunders_uc_santa_cruz_police_arrest_afscme_strike_1.jpg by Worker Student Solidarity Coalition - WSSC
Santa Cruz Superior Courthouse Ocean and Water St., Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue May 22, 2018 8:00AM
Posted: Mon May 14, 2018 9:06PM
calendar Rally to Commemorate the Day of the Nakba by Palestine Action Network
456 Montgomery street, San Francisco...
Event Date: Tue May 15, 2018 5:00PM
Posted: Sat May 12, 2018 10:02AM
image How Much Do Bay Area Companies Make From Pentagon Contracts? 480_fortressbayareashield1fixedtransparent.jpg by Fortress Bay Area
How Much Do Bay Area Companies Make From Pentagon Contracts? #FortressBayArea Counties, Ranked....
Posted: Fri May 11, 2018 6:22PM
image Oakland Passes Surveillance Transparency on MayDay 480_stop-the-spy-center_zpsd744bf4d-1_1.jpg by Dave Id
Closing the circle begun many years ago, the City of Oakland ended the Domain Awareness Center saga, quietly and on consent, by passing the strongest community control of surveillance ordinance in the nation....
Posted: Mon May 7, 2018 8:08PM
image Oakland Set to Evict City's Largest Encampment at Northgate 480_northgate_sheds-tents-raid_01_1.jpg by Dave Id
With the city of Oakland set to evict dozens on May 8th, a call goes out to support the houseless folks at Northgate Avenue and 27th Street. Requested items include trashbags, water, coffee, breakfast and other foods. The raid is expected about 7am. Separately, word has gone out that the city will clear encampments at Mosswood Park when they are done with Northgate....
Posted: Mon May 7, 2018 7:40PM
image Building Power Against Systemic State Violence in California 480_justiceteamsnetwork_safetyjtn-768x1024.jpg by Justice Teams Network
We launched Justice Teams Network today to build power against systemic State Violence in all its forms. We launched today in Los Angeles at an event hosted by Black Lives Matter Los Angeles and Dignity and Power Now. On May 4, the Anti Police-Terror Project in Oakland will launch their 21st Century Survival Program at Santa Rita Jail and May 5 we will launch at the State Capital with a rally hosted by Black Lives Matter Sacramento....
Posted: Wed May 2, 2018 11:24PM
text ‘Please Give Us Justice’: New California Law Aims to Hold Police Accountable by Safiya Charles, The Nation
A “first of its kind” bill would raise use-of-force guidelines for police from “reasonable” to “necessary”—a higher standard that could save lives....
Posted: Wed May 2, 2018 10:54PM
calendar Hearing to Drop Charges Against Anti-Fascists in Sacramento by Yvette Felarca
Lorenzo Patino Hall of Justice 651 i-St. Judge Savage's Courtroom Sacramento, CA...
Event Date: Fri May 4, 2018 12:30PM
Posted: Tue May 1, 2018 8:31PM
image Cat Brooks Announces Run for Mayor of Oakland at ILWU May Day Event 480_catbrooksforoakland.jpg by Dave Id
These are the prepared remarks Cat Brooks made at the ILWU International Workers' Day event today at Lil’ Bobby Hutton park in West Oakland:...
Posted: Tue May 1, 2018 2:11PM
calendar Fill the Court for Melisa of BLM Sacramento 480_melisa_black_lives_matter_sacramento_police_arrest_1.jpg by Black Lives Matter Sacramento
Superior Court of California County of Sacramento 720 9th St, Sacramento...
Event Date: Wed May 2, 2018 8:30AM
Posted: Sun Apr 29, 2018 1:34AM
image Prison Hunger Strikers Suspend Action After 11 Days, May Resume However 480_strike_dignity.jpg by R. Robertson
Over 200 prisoners in Santa Clara County engaged in a hunger strike starting April 15 calling for an end to meaningless classification reviews and the practice of indefinite solitary confinement. Within one week, strike participants had lost between 8 and 22 pounds. On day 11 of the strike, after finally being able to communicate with representatives of the jail administration, prisoners said they would suspend the strike action. They said that they would continue to evaluate the situation a...
Posted: Sat Apr 28, 2018 5:59AM
calendar Vigil for Stephon Clark: The Struggle Continues! #JusticeForZoe 480_stephon_clark_protest_1.jpg by Answer Coalition
Florin & 65th St., Sacramento...
Event Date: Fri May 18, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 12:38AM
image Tell the Sacramento D.A. to stop fencing out protesters 480_sacramento_district_attorneys_office_protester_fence.jpg by Real Justice
Anne Marie Schubert: Tear Down The Fence. Sign the petition: https://act.realjusticepac.org/sign/anne-marie-schubert-fence/...
Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 12:31AM
image Athlete and Activist Colin Kaepernick Honored with Top Award from Amnesty International 480_colin-kaepernick-amnesty-international-award_1.jpg by Amnesty International
April 21, 2018 - Athlete and activist Colin Kaepernick has been honored with Amnesty International’s Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2018, the human rights organization announced today....
Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 12:19AM
text Vehicular Profiteering Downtown Will Punish the Poor and Drive Away Customers by Robert Norse
Santa Cruz City Council is set to rubberstamp increased parking fees, new parking meters, a two-hour "Move Along" vehicular law, "no vending from vehicles", and a "no vehicles above 6' in height" requirement along Pacific Ave. and adjacent streets at its 1:30 PM wesession tomorrow. It's item #18 on the so-called "Consent Public Hearings" section of the agenda....
Posted: Mon Apr 23, 2018 11:40PM