Racial Justice
Racial Justice
imageNew Northern California Police Accountability Project Seeking Support
by Police Files
We need a centralized archive for information on law enforcement violence and corruption across Northern California, but no such resource currently exists. With your help, we can have a working version within a matter of months. Share this and donate to make it happen!...
Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:26PM
imageMarin County Supervisors Hear Moving Testimony at TRUTH Forum
by Leon Kunstenaar
ICE Out Of Marin demands sheriff end ICE cooperation and that Supervisors declare Marin a sanctuary. Photos and text: Leon Kunstenaar...
Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 1:47PM
imageOutraged San Franciscans Protest Trump's Concentration Camps
by Leon Kunstenaar
Protest Expands to Include Market Street and Pelosi's Office Photos and Text: Leon Kunstenaar. Drawing: Michael de Adder...
Posted: Tue Jul 2, 2019 9:48PM
imageIn San José, Japanese Americans Protest Plan to Jail Migrant Kids
by Text: R. Robertson Photos: Wes Chang, Pro Bono Photo
Members of the Japanese American community and allies gathered near the steps of the historic Issei Memorial Building in San José's Japantown on June 27 to say, "Never again is now." In related video (see link), a protest in Ft. Sill, Oklahoma is interrupted by military police on June 24. The Oklahoma location once held Japanese Americans during WWII without due process and before that it imprisoned Native Americans. Protests in San José and Ft. Sill were demonstrations against the Trum...
Posted: Sat Jun 29, 2019 6:09AM
imageSF Board of Education Will Hear the “Life of Washington” Mural Tonight
by Paint Down Washington High's Racist Mural
Reflection & Action Committee, Native & Black community and Allies say Paint It Down and No Cover Ups!...
Posted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 12:54PM
imageSan Francisco City Workers Hold Juneteenth Protest at City Hall
by Leon Kunstenaar
Photos: Leon Kunstenaar Say Discrimination is Pervasive in Supposedly Progressive City...
Posted: Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:32PM
imageOn Juneteenth, SF City Workers Demand Firing Of HR Director Micki Callahan
by Labor Video Project
On Juneteenth day June 19, 2019 in San Francisco African American workers and others protested and spoke out against the systemic racism against African American workers. They also called for the immediate resignation of Human Resources Director Micki Callahan who has helped the racists and also promoted managers who engaged in racism and corruption...
Posted: Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:58PM
imageAmah Mutsun Announce Removal of El Camino Real “Mission Bell” from UCSC Campus
On Friday June 21 at 9:30am, representatives of the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band and the UC Santa Cruz administration will assemble on campus with interested community members to witness the removal of the El Camino Real bell marker....
Posted: Fri Jun 14, 2019 3:06PM
image2019 Juneteenth Reparations Congressional Hearing
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
At the San Francisco Presidio a Juneteenth Board Meeting of the Presidio Trust may quantify and qualify "Slavery in California" as part of the broader National conversation. Congressional Hearings on H.R. 40 on Juneteenth National Freedom Day is very symbolic, substance to be seen....
Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:31PM
imagePalestinian Solidarity & SA BDS Director Desai With Professor Sang He
by Labor Video Project
SJSU professor Sang Hea Kil is interviewed by WorkWeek about her trip to the Teaching Palestine conference in Capetown, South Africa. The conference looked at the role of Israel and the Zionist apartheid state. While attending the conference, she and two other participants were sexually harassed by the South African BDS director Muhammed Desai and the organization sought to cover-up this incident....
Posted: Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:48AM
calendarSF City Hall Juneteenth Rally on Inequities of Black City Workers
by Wealth and Disparities in the Black Community
San Francisco City Hall Polk and McAllister St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Wed Jun 19, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 9, 2019 4:34PM
imageDiscover the expansion of California Juneteenth Freedom Day Celebrations
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Juneteenth is our National Freedom Day. Before, during and after the US Civil War (1840-1875) California has a “hidden story” to tell that honors our California Pan African legacy and contributions by over 200,000 “unknown” US Colored Troops, "Gospel Soldiers" who gallantly fought and died for the freedoms we enjoy today....
Posted: Sat Jun 1, 2019 11:11PM
imageAnti Police-Terror Project Statement on AB 392, the California Act to Save Lives
From our inception, the Anti Police-Terror Project has never subscribed to the belief that policing in America can be fixed. The system is not broken and thus cannot be made to right itself. Born of the slave trade, policing in America was then - and is now - about the catching, killing and incarcerating of Black and Indigenous bodies. We are an abolitionist organization committed to interrupting and rapidly responding to state violence, radically transforming the way in which we as a society...
Posted: Fri May 31, 2019 3:12PM
imageSacramento PD arrests 12-year-old Black child, places plastic bag over his head
by Mark T. Harris, SF Bay View
Sacramento residents are dismayed by word that a 12-year-old child, who stands 4-feet-10-inches tall and weighs fewer than 100 pounds, was inappropriately constrained by police officers and had a bag placed over his head....
Posted: Thu May 30, 2019 11:26AM
imageCouncil Proposal Recognizes Lynching of Francisco Arias and José Chamales as 'Act of Racial Terror'
by Santa Cruz News
On May 14 the Santa Cruz City Council passed a motion to request a recommendation from the Historic Preservation Commission (for return to the August 13th City Council meeting for action) for the placement of a historic plaque on Water Street Bridge recognizing the lynching of Francisco Arias and José Chamales. The men, who were Californios, Spanish speaking Mexican and Native American men, were lynched on the bridge on May 2, 1877, shortly after their arrest on murder charges. "The lynching ...
Posted: Sun May 19, 2019 12:36AM
imageDiscover California Juneteenth Freedom Day Celebration
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Expanding California Pan African Global Trade and Commerce must include the beginning of our California Juneteenth story, including our role in the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom and sharing current California ~ Pan African Trade data in an inclusive and equitable manner...
Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 8:33PM
imageSince Oscar Grant, 242 people shot and killed by police in Bay Area
by Scott Morris
While only about 30% of Bay Area residents are Hispanic or Black, more than 60% of people shot and killed by police officers over the last decade are Hispanic or Black....
Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 8:06PM
calendarVallejo Press Conference & Rally For Justice
by Vallejo For Racial Justice
Vallejo City Hall 555 Santa Clara St Vallejo, CA....
Event Date: Tue May 14, 2019 5:30PM
Posted: Fri May 10, 2019 5:09PM
imageSF General Hospital Workers Fed Up With Short Staffing Threatening Patient Safety
by Labor Video Project
San Francisco General Hospital workers rallied and spoke out on 4/23/18 against short staffing which is threatening the health and safety of the patients and also leading to injuries to SF General Hospital workers....
Posted: Wed Apr 24, 2019 11:21AM
calendarBorder Patrol Off San Jose City Collge Campus
by Dump Trump San Jose
San Jose City College, Outside of the Main Gym 2100 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, California 95128...
Event Date: Tue Apr 30, 2019 10:30AM
Posted: Sun Apr 21, 2019 11:21AM