text Toxic Expansion of Stay-Away Ordinance Hits Council Agenda Today by Robert Norse
City Council will vote on the First Reading of a harsh law expanding Councilmember Terrazas' 4-Year old Anti-Homeless law today at its 2:30 PM Session. The law targets homeless community members, triples the current $200 fines for sleeping, being in a "park" after dark, obstructing the sidewalk, etc. It vastly expands the unconstitutional sweep of the current 13.08.100....
Posted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 8:41AM
text Capitola council to vote on more years of red light cameras by Henry
On Capitola's council agenda for this coming Thursday (Aug. 24) is a staff recommendation to extend the City's red light camera ticket program for another two years....
Posted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 3:55PM
image Solidarity in San José with Millions for Prisoners March in DC 480_prisoner-solidarity-activists-selfie_8-19-17_18_1.jpg by Bradley Allen
Created to honor the deaths of George and Jonathan Jackson—freedom fighters who were killed by authorities in the early 70s—Black August holds a long tradition and legacy of resistance....
Posted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 2:36PM
calendar No Hatred In San Francisco 480_nohate1.jpg by (a)
Crissy Field, San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Aug 26, 2017 1:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 2:24PM
video Oakland Marches in Solidarity with Charlottesville, Shuts Down 580 Freeway (photos) (video/mp4 3.6mb) by Dave Id
After a fascist mob attacked a small groups of UVA student counter-protesters the night before, the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, turned deadly on August 12 when nazi enthusiast James Alex Fields of Ohio deliberately sped his car into a crowd of antifa, killing thirty-two year old anti-racism activist and Charlottesville native Heather Heyer. Nineteen others were injured in the attack, some critically. Separately, other anti-fascists were physically assaulted in the v...
Posted: Sun Aug 20, 2017 9:52PM
image Santa Cruz Artists Defy Boulder, CO's Unconstitutional Ban on Public Display of Visual Art 480_boulder-colorado-ryan-mcauley-august-17-2017_1.jpg by Daniel Rayray Everett
Joff Lee Jones and Alex Skelton are fighting for our basic rights in Boulder, Colorado....
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 11:59PM
video ICE/HSI Raids Home in West Oakland with OPD Assist, Resident Speaks Out Afterward (video) (video/mp4 300.3mb) by Dave Id
On Wednesday, August 16, at about 7am, a convoy of unmarked federal vehicles rolled up in West Oakland and a dozen or more agents jumped out, demanding entry into a Latina home. The agents only identified themselves as a "special unit" and said that they were investigating a family-owned cleaning business. The owner of the house and business is a legal US citizen, although some at the house are more recent migrants from Guatemala who have fled violence in their homeland. After handcuffing ...
Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2017 10:48PM
text Berkeley Gov Holding Special Meeting for "Urgency Ordinance" by Anonymous
Ahead of the upcoming Alt-Right rally and the opposition Rally Against Hate, there will be a special meeting at Berkeley city council chambers on an "Urgency Ordinance" granting special powers to the city manager. The meeting is tomorrow, August 18th at 3PM, at 2134 MLK Way, second floor....
Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:09PM
image ACLU of California Statement: White Supremacist Violence is Not Free Speech 480_aclu-california_1.jpg by ACLU of California
The First Amendment should never be used as a shield or sword to justify violence....
Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 4:20PM
image Alameda County Sheriff's Office Retweets and Follows Nazi Accounts 480_acso-spencer-screenshot_1.jpg by Critical Resistance
“If county officials are appalled at the Sheriff’s Department retweet of white supremacy, they need to take action and put an end to its equally racist and appalling practices and programs, such as Urban Shield, immigrant detention and collaboration with ICE, and jail expansion.”...
Posted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 3:41PM
image Onward: A Statement from Eric Clanton 480_support-eric-clanton_1.jpg by Eric Clanton and Supporters
Eric Clanton releases first public statement since being targeted by the right and arrest this spring....
Posted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 1:36PM
image Stockton's Mobile Response Team: Resistance and Care 480_mobile-response-team-may-2017_1.jpg by CCRA
On Saturday, August 12th, Stockton will celebrate the life of Colby Friday in Kentfield Park (4952 Kentfield Road) from 11 – 4pm. There will be community speakers, a backpack and back-to-school supply give away for young people, music, barbecue, and other festivities....
Posted: Tue Aug 8, 2017 9:48PM
image Time for Local Law Enforcement Agencies to Broaden Narcan Policies 480_19388669_1380692842020038_1574328814128116170_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Saving Lives Should Be Top Priority...
Posted: Sat Aug 5, 2017 9:14AM
calendar Celebration of Life for Colby Friday 480_39e8d759-8ab1-40e9-b1c3-cb817d6c74d6__3__1.jpg by Justice for Colby Friday
Kentfield Park 4952 Kentfield Rd Stockton, CA 95207...
Event Date: Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Mon Jul 31, 2017 2:05PM
calendar Court Support for Dejuan Hall & Jesse Buna Pretrial Conference & Pitchess Motion 480_20293064_1002936586512794_4853962627165185486_n_1.jpg by APTP (awf)
Solano County Superior Court, Fairfield, Ca Department 9 Room 209...
Event Date: Fri Aug 11, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 30, 2017 9:34AM
calendar Millions for Prisoners Human Rights, San Jose 480_flyer_-_millions_for_prisoners_hr_-_ru4j_-_20170819_s.jpg by Rise Up for Justice
Raymond Bernal Jr. Park 7th Street and Mission Street San Jose, CA 95112...
Event Date: Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:30AM
Posted: Fri Jul 28, 2017 2:01PM
image Campaign to defund OPD challenges Oakland City Council 480_oaklandcouncilbudget-defundopd_1.jpg by Terri Kay, Workers World
Allied campaigns for a “People’s Budget,” led by the Defund OPD (Oakland Police Department) and Refund Oakland coalitions, forced the Oakland City Council’s “Conservative Caucus” to ram through their budget on June 29, using a legally questionable parliamentary maneuver. The council was up against a June 30 state deadline to pass a two-year budget....
Posted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:51PM
calendar 2nd Annual Mario Woods Remembrance Day 480_marioremembranceday_1.jpg by Wealth and Disparities in the Black Community
5701 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94124-2642, United States...
Event Date: Sat Jul 22, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 1:48PM
image Houseless In Santa Cruz Being Pushed Out of Public Spaces 480_18528000_10210733963080027_235723256798495711_n__1__1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Options Considered to Push Back...
Posted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 8:40AM
calendar Prosecution Not Promotion - Protest OPD Promotions Ceremony by Anti Police-Terror Project
Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Ascension 4700 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, California 94602...
Event Date: Fri Jul 14, 2017 9:30AM
Posted: Thu Jul 13, 2017 4:10PM