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image Qilombo in Oakland Evicted by Sheriff's Deputies: Chaga Responds (video) 480_qilombo-eviction_20190109_01_1.jpg by Dave Id
Qilombo members have been locked out of the community social center they've maintained for over four years. Landlords attempted to push Qilombo out almost as long as they've been there, with the current corporate landlord refusing to renew their lease since 2016. Qilombo resisted displacement, that is until deputies showed up without warning and padlocked the building....
Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:42PM
image Mutual Aid Disaster Relief Tour Recap: Fall 2018 480_madr-tour-1_1.jpg by Mutual Aid Disaster Relief
At the end of a long year, our second workshop tour is complete! Over the course of three months, we worked our way from Albuquerque to San Diego, then north toward Seattle, and across the midwest into Wisconsin, making a total of 21 stops....
Posted: Wed Jan 2, 2019 1:14PM
calendar Strike Debt Bay Area: Projects for 2019 by StrikeDebtBayArea
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sat Jan 5, 2019 4:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 29, 2018 3:21PM
image Tim May, Father of 'Crypto Anarchy,' Passes Away 480_tim-may-1_1.jpg by slashdot
Tim May, co-founder of the influential Cypherpunks mailing list and a significant influence on both bitcoin and WikiLeaks, passed away in mid-December at his home in Corralitos, California....
Posted: Sun Dec 23, 2018 5:52PM
calendar Boycott Manny’s and its “Woke-Washing” of the Mission (Every Wednesday) 480_boycott-mannys-flyerii_1.jpg by lpp
3092 16th St (at Valencia) San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Wed Dec 26, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2018 2:46PM
image Alameda and Contra Costa County Sheriffs Flew Drones Over Protests 480_drone-banner_0.jpg by Dave Maass & Mike Katz-Lacabe, EFF
Interestingly, the mission logs show an exclusive focus on protesters associated with left-wing, anti-racist, anti-fascist, or other groups opposing the Trump presidency. There is little mention of the alt-right, nationalist, or pro-Trump groups also involved in the altercations....
Posted: Fri Dec 7, 2018 6:07PM
text Julia Vinograd a.k.a. the Bubble Lady passed away on December 6, 2018 by Lynda Carson
Below are a few poems that Julia Vinograd has published with Street Spirit....
Posted: Fri Dec 7, 2018 4:31PM
calendar 19th Annual Emeryville Shellmound Prayer Gathering 480_emeryville-shellmound-prayer-gathering_1.jpg by Save the West Berkeley Shellmound
Emeryville Shellmound Shellmound St and Ohlone Way Emeryville...
Event Date: Fri Nov 23, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:17PM
image What's Next After the Election? Oakland People's Assembly 480_catbrooksformayor.jpg by Cat Brooks
First of all — Thank you! Words will never accurately convey how grateful I am for all of your support, time, energy, and passion....
Posted: Fri Nov 16, 2018 5:38PM
image Don't Let A Massacre Like In Pittsburgh Happen Here! Remove Nazi Leader Patrick Little! 480_at111__1__1.jpg by bay area residents
In the wake of the massacres in Pittsburgh, Kentucky, and Tallahasee, the need to protect our communities from far-Right and neo-Nazi terror is greater than ever. One of the people who influenced Pittsburgh shooter, Robert Bowers, currently lives in between Albany, in the UC Berkeley family housing village, and in San Francisco, on a house boat. It's time for Patrick Little to go, before he carries out his threats of violence against Jews, people of color, queer and trans folks, and anyone th...
Posted: Mon Nov 5, 2018 2:15PM
image Rent Control: The Bigger Picture 480_i_support_rent_control_in_santa_cruz_1.jpg by YES on M: SC for Rent Control
The scope of the crisis faced by renters in Santa Cruz is familiar to most of us: the extra jobs required to pay the rent, the threat of eviction, the endless searches for an affordable place, the looming possibility of homelessness. Not mentioned as often are all the side effects of this insecurity: illness, relationships distorted by impossible conditions, life plans and careers derailed. While the crisis here is extreme, Santa Cruz is not alone. According to research by the National Low In...
Posted: Mon Nov 5, 2018 12:37PM
video No More Senate Enablers! Dance and Scream Therapy Upon Hearing Kavanaugh Confirmed (video/quicktime 2.0MB) by Not Gonna Take It Anymore
Includes photos and two videos, 20 seconds and 11 seconds. San Mateo, California....
Posted: Tue Oct 9, 2018 1:09AM
image US Mail Is Not For Sale! Stop Post Office Privatization Rally In Oakland, CA 480_img_2760_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Bay area postal workers rallied in Oakland at the US Federal building to oppose the sell off of the US mail and full privatization. They talked about how postal workers will be affected as well as the public....
Posted: Mon Oct 8, 2018 5:58PM
image Boycott Driscoll's on KPFA's Full Circle 480_boycott-driscolls-solidarity_1.jpg by First Voice Apprentices
On October 5, 2018, Steve Zeltzer discussed the Boycott Driscoll's movement on KPFA's Full Circle....
Posted: Sun Oct 7, 2018 9:54PM
calendar Oakland Does Not Consent 480_bayresistance_webelievesurvivors_baybridge_1.jpg by Bay Resistance
Oscar Grant Plaza / Oakland City Hall...
Event Date: Sat Oct 6, 2018 5:00PM
Posted: Sat Oct 6, 2018 12:15PM
image Boycott Driscoll's Day of Action on KPFA Evening News 480_boycott-driscolls-alianza_1.jpg by KPFA
Saturday, September 29th marked an international day of action against Driscoll's, with rallies in Tijuana, Chicago, New York, and San Francisco. The United Farm Workers of America, the nation's largest farmworkers union, has been silent on the Driscoll's boycott....
Posted: Sun Sep 30, 2018 1:26PM
audio If You’re Going to Santa Cruz (audio/mpeg 5.7MB) by David Rovics
Last night I was kicked out of a building for the first time in my 51 years. It happened in Santa Cruz, California. Here's my latest podcast....
Posted: Fri Sep 28, 2018 10:52PM
image San Francisco Labor Council Supports the Driscoll's Boycott Global Day of Action 480_san-francisco-labor-council.jpg by #BoycottDriscolls
Leadership of the Alianza de Organizaciones Sociales and of SINDJA have called for a Global Day of Action on September 29, 2018, in support of the Driscoll's boycott and in support of the farmworkers' fight to obtain a collective-bargaining agreement....
Posted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:33PM
image ¡Boicot Driscoll’s! Día de Acción Global el 29 de septiembre, 2018 480_boycott-driscolls-global-action-sep-29-2018_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
El Sindicato Independiente Nacional Democrático de Jornaleros Agrícolas, convoca a todas las organizaciones hermanas a sumarse a la Acción Global Internacional en contra de Driscoll's....
Posted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 3:45PM
image Boycott Driscoll’s! Global Action on September 29, 2018 480_boycott-driscolls-global-action-sep-29-2018_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
The National Democratic Independent Farm Workers Union (SINDJA) is calling upon all sister organizations to participate in the Global Day of Action against Driscoll's....
Posted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 3:42PM