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text Black Homes Matter 2 by Michael Steinberg
Residents and supporters of Midtown Apartments in San Francisco's Fillmore/Western Addition gathered this afternoon to celebrate 2 years of a successful rent strike by 139 families, the longest in SF history. They continue to carry out their slogan: "We Are Staying In Our Homes!"...
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 7:11PM
image California Pursues New Health Protections on Chlorpyrifos 480_almond_tour_12_1.jpg by Charlotte Fadipe
The California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA) announced today that both the California Department of Pesticide Regulations and the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment are pursuing health protections on one of the most widely used agricultural pesticides in the nation, chlorpyrifos....
Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2017 11:45AM
image SF Petition for Toilets, Shower & Garbage Service for Homeless 480_help-us-help-ourselves_1.jpg by Sign Now
Urgently needed is your signature on a petition for the City of San Francisco to provide toilets, shower facilities and garbage pickup service for the homeless....
Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:44PM
image Majority Report: Fun City vs. Surf City 480_west-cliff-drive-bay-street-santa-cruz_1.jpg by Chris Krohn
A column focused on the current Dream Inn mini-mall and condo project proposal at the corner of West Cliff Drive and Bay Street in Santa Cruz....
Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:15PM
image Air Testing Shows Unsafe Levels of Brain-Harming Pesticide in Kern County 480_ban-chlorpyrifos-july-12-2017_1.jpg by Californians for Pesticide Reform
Chlorpyrifos, a neurotoxic pesticide linked to IQ loss and autism, has been found in the air in Kern County in amounts far in excess of the level of concern established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for pregnant women, according to 2016 air monitoring data released Thursday by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR)....
Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 5:39PM
image Indybay Co-Founder Kaye "Nana" Griffin Passes On 480_kaye-nana-griffin-indybay-cofounder_1.jpg by Indybay
The Indybay Collective has learned that Kaye "Nana" Griffin, an Indybay co-founder, passed on last week....
Posted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:12PM
image Last Call at Caffé Pergolesi 480_caffe-pergolesi-dr-miller_24_8-10-17_1.jpg by Bradley Allen
“Don’t ask what is happening here — you already know. You can no longer afford to live here. You’ve been priced out and so have all your favorite places.”...
Posted: Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:55PM
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
text Strong rent control laws will slow rent hikes & homelessness by Lynda Carson
A recent report on rent increases by Zillow reveals that rising rents create more homelessness!...
Posted: Fri Aug 4, 2017 8:55PM
image Not Waiting for the Next Republican Healthcare Attack, Demonstration in San Mateo 480_smhealthseiularge_1.jpg by R. Robertson
Top photo: SEIU member waves as cars on the busy El Camino Real honk in approval of the protest...
Posted: Sat Jul 29, 2017 7:58PM
calendar Preserve, Improve, and Expand Social Security 480_2017-08-14-soc_sec_bday_rally_1.jpg by Michael Lyon
Oakland's Frank Ogawa Plaza Broadway and 14th St, 12th St BART Station....
Event Date: Mon Aug 14, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Sat Jul 29, 2017 9:46AM
calendar San Mateo Rally: Healthcare for All by Robertson
El Camino at 3rd. San Mateo....
Event Date: Sat Jul 29, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 28, 2017 1:41PM
calendar Our Lives on the Line: Rallies for Healthcare by Ourlivesontheline.org
Cities throughout California...
Event Date: Sat Jul 29, 2017 12:00AM
Posted: Wed Jul 26, 2017 8:52PM
image Rallies in the Bay Area and across the nation to save affordable housing 480_nlihc-sanfrancisco-9_may_2017_1.jpg by Lynda Carson
During July 22 through July 29, there will be rallies in support of affordable housing in San Francisco, San Rafael, and across the nation!...
Posted: Fri Jul 21, 2017 10:13PM
text The Warriors: When Will the Excesses of Professional Sports End? by ntuit
How much does any one person need?...
Posted: Wed Jul 19, 2017 11:22PM
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
image Farmworker communities from Monterey Bay Area call on California to ban brain-harming pesticide chlorpyrifos 480_safe_ag_safe_schools_ban_chlorpyrifos_rally_california_1.jpg by via Californians for Pesticide Reform
Residents from all over California converge on Sacramento to deliver over 100,000 petition signatures demanding state action after U.S. EPA failed to implement a ban...
Posted: Thu Jul 13, 2017 10:09AM
image California Scheming: Democrats Betray Single-Payer Again 480_singlepayernow-whatthefuck.jpg by Jim Kavanagh, CounterPunch
Nothing better illustrates the political bankruptcy of the Democratic Party—for all progressive intents and purposes—than California State Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon’s announcement on Friday afternoon that he was going to put a “hold” on the single-payer health care bill (SB 562) for the state, effectively killing its passage for at least the year....
Posted: Mon Jul 10, 2017 9:06PM
calendar Shut Down YIMBY Town 480_shut_down_1.jpg by ANTIFA
OAKSTOP : 1721 Broadway, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Fri Jul 14, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Sat Jul 8, 2017 3:49PM
image SF Speak Out At Japanese Consulate To Defend Fukushima Families and Opposition To Restart 480_japan_contaminated_rice_1.jpg by No Nukes Action Committee
No Nukes Action is having the 60th action at the SF Japanese consulate to defend the families and workers of the nuclear plant and to oppose the re-opening of more nuclear plants in Japan by the Abe government....
Posted: Fri Jul 7, 2017 6:05PM