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calendar Memorial Service for SF Activist and Journalist Kiilu Nyasha 480_kiilunyasha_1.jpg by Family and Friends of Kiilu Nyasha
African American Art and Culture Complex 762 Fulton Street San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Sun May 20, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Tue May 15, 2018 5:17PM
calendar Bay Poor People's Campaign 40 Days of Action, Alameda Labor Council Resolution in Support by Global Women's Strike Omni Collective
East, North and South Bay/San Francisco autonomous actions requested through June 23....
Event Date: Mon May 14, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Fri May 11, 2018 11:24PM
image Cat Brooks Announces Run for Mayor of Oakland at ILWU May Day Event 480_catbrooksforoakland.jpg by Dave Id
These are the prepared remarks Cat Brooks made at the ILWU International Workers' Day event today at Lil’ Bobby Hutton park in West Oakland:...
Posted: Tue May 1, 2018 2:11PM
text UC Workers Call for Strike Vote After Protests End with Arrests by AFSCME Local 3299
University of California Workers Arrested Over Mounting Inequality on MLK Death Anniversary...
Posted: Sat Apr 7, 2018 12:52AM
image Protesters Booted from Facebook Campus 480_facebmarydpeterthumb3grans_1.jpg by Mary DeShaw/R. Robertson
When Facebook security tried to shut them down, protesters at the social media giant used their best delaying tactics and continued shouting and singing in front of the giant "Like" sign on the expansive corporate campus. When they were done, they walked ever-so-slowly to the opposite corner of Hwy 84 and Willow Rd. in Menlo Park. Photos by Mary DeShaw available for non-commercial use, please credit the photographer. Text by R. Robertson....
Posted: Fri Apr 6, 2018 3:05AM
text New ACLU Charges Allege Pregnancy Discrimination Against Dockworkers at West Coast Ports by American Civil Liberties Union
Policies Block Women from Higher Wages and Union Membership...
Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2018 9:54AM
text #TimesUp 4 C.T. Weber by Donna R Sy
Charges of sexual assault and sexual harassment have been brought against Sacramento based candidate for California Secretary of State, C.T. Weber. Weber is the only Peace and Freedom Party candidate in this race and like all other third party candidates will not go beyond the June 2018 primary because of the Top Two restrictions on voters' choices. Weber is also facing intense criticism for posing for photographs while wearing a Nazi Party uniform....
Posted: Thu Mar 8, 2018 3:01PM
calendar East Bay International Women's Day of Action 480_womens-strike-rally_1.jpg by International Women's Strike Bay Area & BARJ
MLK Civic Center Park in Berkeley...
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