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calendar Women's Strike Rally: International Women's Day of Action in Oakland 480_womens-strike-rally_1.jpg by International Women's Strike Bay Area & BARJ
Oscar Grant Plaza, 14th Street and Broadway, Oakland, California 94612...
Event Date: Thu Mar 8, 2018 4:30PM
Posted: Sat Feb 17, 2018 9:48AM
image Rosa Parks Day in California 480_untitled__311_.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
The California Department of Education, Curriculum Frameworks and Instructional Resource Division, will need to revise what is being taught throughout the State of California, as we share the 18th Annual, Rosa Parks Day in California with the world....
Posted: Sat Feb 3, 2018 7:26PM
image San Francisco Women's March (editorial perspective) 480_womensmarchart_1.jpg by Tsunami Huerta
San Francisco Women's March, January 20, 2018 Saturday, an editorial perspective....
Posted: Mon Jan 29, 2018 6:56PM
image Rally on Anniversary of Roe v. Wade for Reproductive Rights and Against Sexual Harassment 480_roevwadeden__1__1.jpg by Raging Grannies Action League
45 years ago today, the Supreme Court declared that a woman has the right to make her own decisions about her body. Roe v. Wade was a landmark moment for women’s rights in America. Today we are still fighting for our reproductive rights and against sexual harassment. What happened? The Trump administration, for one thing. Top photo: Stop Unwanted Presidencies by Gigi. For video taken at this event see https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2018/01/22/18806148.php....
Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2018 11:34PM
video Time is Up song Against Sexual Harassment on Anniversary of Roe v. Wade (video/quicktime 62.2mb) by Raging Grannies
On the 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade an indoor event with a singalong was followed by a march in downtown Los Altos. 43 second video Time Is Up by the Raging Grannies Lyrics to two anti sexual harassment songs are below the video. For photos and text related to this event see https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2018/01/22/18806151.php...
Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2018 9:02PM
image San Francisco Women's March 2018 480_img_3004_1.jpg by D. Boyer
The theme for this year's Women's March is "Hear Our Vote." The march centered around 5 levels of action. * Organize * Register to Vote * Vote * Run for office, especially women of color * Elect progressive women & allies Pics and video from the 2018 San Francisco Women's March. I included an emphasis on Trans women....
Posted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 10:05AM
image Voices Rise in Protest of Trump's Government Shutdown in San Mateo, CA 480_trumpshutgrnsbest.jpg by Raging Grannies
photos and video. video of Grannies in flowered hats and aprons leading anti-Trump chanting is 0:46...
Posted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 2:44AM
image The Women's March in Fresno 480_two_1.jpg by Peter Maiden
There was a very high turnout, in the thousands....
Posted: Sun Jan 21, 2018 1:05AM
image 2018 Women's Rally & March Stop The Attack On Women, Immigrants & Workers San Francisco 480_women_s_march_crowd_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
On January 20, 2018 tens of thousands of women, trade unionists and youth rallied and marched against the attacks by the Trump administration and also the growing privatization and deregulation of the economy....
Posted: Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:56PM
text 1/20/18 SF Women's March: A Glorious Day by Stop Trump Terrorism
On a beautiful, 55 degree sunny day on January 20, 2018, San Francisco marked the 1 year anniversary with tens of thousands of protesters of an utterly reactionary, anti-women, racist, anti-immigrant, anti-labor, pro-war profoundly stupid and ignorant presidency of a former Democrat, only recently Republican, former TV host, Donald Trump, illegally put in office by tossing the black vote in contested states, the same as the selection of his Republican predecessor, George Bush, Jr., in 2000 an...
Posted: Sat Jan 20, 2018 7:33PM
calendar Rally to End State-Sanctioned Sexual Violence! 480_rally1_1.jpg by #96Hours to #ReclaimMLK
Latham Square Plaza 1615 Broadway (@ Telegraph) Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 9, 2018 1:11PM
calendar Help Plan 96 Hours of Non-Compliance Over King Day Weekend (Jan 3) 480_aptp-96hours-2018_1.jpg by APTP
ACCE 2501 International Blvd, Ste D Oakland, California 94601...
Event Date: Wed Jan 3, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 2, 2018 1:52PM
audio Street Heat Radio Show in Fresno: December 22, 2017 (audio/mpeg 107.5mb) by Mike Rhodes
Street Heat is a radio show about the politics and progressive events in the Central Valley....
Posted: Sat Dec 23, 2017 9:20AM
calendar Women's March Contra Costa: Anniversary March 2018 in Walnut Creek by Women's March Contra Costa
WALNUT CREEK, CA: Civic Park, 1375 Civic Dr, Walnut Creek 94596...
Event Date: Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:30AM
Posted: Fri Dec 22, 2017 12:47PM
image Support the farmworkers' union in Baja California 480_support-sindja-baja-california-1_1.jpg by SINDJA Solidarity Committee
Every box of strawberries from the San Quintín Valley sold in US supermarkets represents the blood and sweat of poor, indigenous migrant farmworkers earning "hunger wages" under repressive conditions....
Posted: Wed Nov 1, 2017 4:47PM
text Community Victory Against Right-Wing Agitator Milo Yiannopoulos by Susan Smith
Communities Against Racism and Fascism announced that the kick-off event for the far right’s “Free Speech Week” at UC Berkeley this weekend fizzled as white supremacist Milo Yiannopoulos and his supporters were outnumbered by anti-fascist protesters....
Posted: Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:27PM
image Holding Out for Un-alienated Communication 480_medias-libres-world-forum-of-free-media_1.jpg by IMC Montreal 2016 Convergence Working Group
In August 2016, about 40 folks convened in Montreal at the World Forum on Free Media to discuss what Indymedia could look like given the current social media landscape. This gathering was grounded by a callout entitled "What could a global independent media/tech network be in the era of corporate social media?"...
Posted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 5:21PM
image After Google Fires Misogynistic Engineer, Feminists React at Mountain View Demo 480_charwomentech_1.jpg by Mary Smith
Jack Posobiec is is best known as a Trump supporter and for advancing conspiracy theories such as “Pizzagate". He hastily scrubbed a protest he organized to be held at Google HQ in Mountain View CA today, citing “credible Alt-Left terrorist threats”. Counter-protesters to his right wing demo gathered nonetheless, calling out Posobiec and fired Google software engineer James Damore, saying both are misogynists....
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 8:06PM
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
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