image Big Money Funds Yes on Measure D Campaign in Santa Cruz County 480_measure_d_santa_cruz_county_2016_1_1.jpg by via Widening Won't Work
October 2016 - Big money is being spent to influence the outcome of Measure D on the November 8, 2016 Santa Cruz County ballot. Unlike political offices, campaigns for ballot measures have no limit to the amount of money that can be contributed. There is no restriction on the source of contributions, so special interests from outside Santa Cruz County can buy influence in our local ballot measures....
Posted: Thu Oct 20, 2016 6:32PM
text Termination of Street Spirit newspaper threatens the homeless by Lynda Carson
It was announced that after 22 years of sponsorship that the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) will cease funding the operations of Street Spirit as of December 31, 2016!...
Posted: Thu Oct 20, 2016 5:58PM
image KPFA Solidarity With Amy Goodman & Journalists At Standing Rock Sioux Tribe In N. Dakota 480_north_dakota_dog-attack__1__1.jpg by Labor Video Project
KPFA Staff, Board member Janet Kobren and community supporters rallied for Amy Goodman and journalists in Standing Rock Sioux Nation in North Dakota...
Posted: Wed Oct 19, 2016 2:30PM
calendar Rally/Action To Support Amy Goodman and other courageous journalists At Standing Rock 480_north_dakota_dogs_1.jpg by KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek Radio
In front of KPFA 1929 Martin Luther King Blvd near University Berkeley, CA...
Event Date: Tue Oct 18, 2016 4:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2016 9:52AM
image Everything You Need To Know About the Nazi Anti-Immigrant Rally in San Francisco Monday 480_ddpdpu0w1_5t2f9tmdxiztancfxy9rkow5hnluum0r8_1.jpg by antifa
Identity Evropa a white nationalist group, is holding a rally in San Francisco tomorrow, most likely at City Hall. They haven't said the exact location yet, but will announce on a live stream at 3pm where they will be. Get ready!...
Posted: Sun Oct 16, 2016 10:44PM
calendar Harvesting the Fruits of the Black Panther Party's Free Breakfast Program 480_october_2016_harvesing_the_fruits_flier_-_half_page_1.jpg by Phat Beets Produce
970 Grace Ave, Oakland, CA (In front of Destiny Arts Center in North Oakland)...
Event Date: Sat Oct 29, 2016 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Oct 14, 2016 8:46AM
image Nathan Damigo Exposed: Identity Evropa Leader Operating Out Of CSU Stanislaus 480_ndieposter1_1.jpg by Northern California Anti-Racist Action NoCARA
Nathan Damigo, Senior at CSU Stanislaus in Turkock, CA, is the leader of the up and coming Neo-Nazi group, Identity Evropa....
Posted: Sun Oct 9, 2016 6:07PM
image Neo-Nazi Group 'Identity Evropa' Continues to Plaster SF with Posters 480_ctpy8zaueaavhsp_1.jpg by Northern California Anti-Racist Action NoCARA
'Suit and sweater vest' Neo-Nazis, Trump supporters, and white nationalists Identity Evropa, who's leader is based out of CSU Stanislaus in Turlock, CA, continue to put up white power posters in San Francisco and across the bay area. Help us take them down!...
Posted: Sun Oct 9, 2016 6:01PM
calendar Walking Tour: Occupy Oakland - Five Years Hence by Occupy Oakland
Oscar Grant Plaza, on the steps up to the Plaza area at 14th & Broadway...
Event Date: Sun Oct 16, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Wed Oct 5, 2016 11:03AM
calendar Kickoff Indigenous People's Weekend: Protest Facebook Censorship by Party for Socialism and Liberation
Corner of Fair Oak and 21st Streets in San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri Oct 7, 2016 5:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 3, 2016 9:33PM
image Commander X Announces Book Release Date for "Behind The Mask: An Inside Look At Anonymous" 480_behindthemask.jpg by via Commander X
Commander X, who is known for his participation in the hacking/activist groups Anonymous and the Peoples Liberation Front, has announced he will be releasing his book "Behind The Mask: An Inside Look At Anonymous" to the public on October 15. Commander X has been in exile from the United States ever since early in 2012, when he made his way to Canada to escape federal charges related to the hacking of computers in Santa Cruz County, CA. A federal indictment claims Commander X hacked the count...
Posted: Thu Sep 29, 2016 6:32PM
calendar On Lennon's Birthday-World Speakout Stop Political Censorship By Zuckerberberg/Facebook 480_brazil_igf-protest_1.jpg by LaborNet
Mark Zuckerberg's SF Mansion 3452 21st St. near Dolores St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Sun Oct 9, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Sep 27, 2016 8:24AM
calendar Beyond Occupy - Five Years Hence by Occupy Oakland
Oscar Grant Plaza 1 Frank H Ogawa Plz, Oakland...
Event Date: Sat Oct 8, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2016 10:59AM
text The Surreality of the Actual by Steve Martinot
Ever since the 60s and 70s, there has been a plan to drive out of town the entire community of activists, along with the black and brown communities, and turn Berkeley into a normal town again. It has gone as far as it has in part because too many people never thought that there was a plan. This article is just a kind of mirror on that....
Posted: Sat Sep 24, 2016 2:30PM
image ACLU Stands with Standing Rock 480_stand_with_standing_rock_no_dapl_aclu.jpg by ACLU of Northern California
September 22, 2016 - The ACLU has long been committed to supporting and defending the rights of indigenous people and communities. From North Dakota, to Flint, to Alabama, to California’s Central Valley, the ACLU also recognizes the civil rights issues in struggles over clean water. We work to safeguard the vital roles peaceful protest, nonviolent civil disobedience, and activism play in defending our civil and human rights....
Posted: Fri Sep 23, 2016 11:39PM
image No DAPL Call for Support! Help Luta today! 480_wichapiluta_candaleria_luta_1.jpg by via SSPRIT
September 19, 2016 - Wichapiluta Candaleria or Luta, Rumsen Ohlone & Mescalero Apache, activist, musical artist, and current Vice-Chair of Sacred Sites Protection and Rights of Indigenous Tribes (SSPRIT), has defended several Sacred Sites in the Bay Area known as Ohlone Shellmounds. Luta was recently targeted by police while he was offering his support at the Standing Rock encampment/NO DAPL. Luta was singled out as he was standing in a group leading a spiritual song. Luta was arrested and ch...
Posted: Tue Sep 20, 2016 5:19PM
image We Stand with Standing Rock 9-18-2016 480_002_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Many people gathered and demonstrated again to stop the No. Dakota Pipeline!...
Posted: Tue Sep 20, 2016 10:51AM
calendar Mni Wiconi/Water Is Life, Food Not Bombs, Come-Unity Gathering 480_mni_wiconi_standing_rock_solidarity_santa_cruz_food_not_bombs_1.jpg by Livity Rising
Santa Cruz Post Office, at Water and Front Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Sep 25, 2016 3:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 19, 2016 3:51PM
image Santa Cruz Residents Rally to Stop the Dakota Access Pipeline 480_dakota-access-pipeline-rally-santa-cruz-1_1.jpg by Alex Darocy
Residents in Santa Cruz gathered at the Town Clock on September 13 as part of a national day of action to oppose the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, and to support the Standing Rock Sioux and the Native Americans protecting the land and the water near the tribe's land. "Join us to call on President Obama to instruct the Army Corps of Engineers to revoke the permits for this dirty oil pipeline," an announcement for the event in Santa Cruz read. "The movement to stop the Dakota Acce...
Posted: Fri Sep 16, 2016 5:29PM
image Explore Your Social Justice Community Workshop 480_009_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Thank you Sarah Durant for your help with this posting! The Resource Center for Nonviolence held a workshop on September 10 and 11 called Explore Your Social Justice Community. The workshop was geared toward budding activists who want to get started in social change and longtime activists that wanted to deepen and broaden their knowledge of nonviolent strategies and local social justice campaigns while building connections in the local community...
Posted: Wed Sep 14, 2016 3:02PM