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imageMarch for the Dead, Fight for the Living at the Golden Gate
by Leon Kunstenaar
Police prevent peaceful march at Golden Gate Bridge...
Posted: Sat Aug 22, 2020 6:10PM
imageChowchilla Women's Prison Protest
by Shauna Gunderson
Demonstration of women and children in front of Chowchilla Women's Prison highlight desperate conditions inside...
Posted: Sun Aug 9, 2020 8:27AM
imageBlack Women's March in Vallejo
by Leon Kunstenaar
Rally and march on Vallejo waterfront...
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 11:27AM
imageA Mural of Vanessa Guillen Is Unveiled, with a Vigil
by Peter Maiden
A vigil was held in remembrance of murdered Specialist Vanessa Guillen, at the site of a new mural honoring her in Fresno....
Posted: Mon Jul 20, 2020 9:33PM
imageMysterious National Police Group Wants Palo Alto to Remove Assata Shakur from BLM Mural
by Tupac's Aunt Escaped to Cuba in 1977
In recent days a national police group contacted the city of Palo Alto. They want the depiction of 1970's Black Liberation Army activist Assata Shakur removed from the 17 foot high BLM mural in front of City Hall. Assata happens to be Tupac Shakur's aunt....
Posted: Sat Jul 11, 2020 3:45PM
imageAlternative "Declaration of Independence Day" on July 4
by Caravan Ends with Protest at Pelosi's House
On the fourth of July, a CodePink caravan declared independence from racism, war, and climate devastation - all interconnecting systems of death. Top Photo: Demonstrators use stencils to paint a message on the street in front of Nancy Pelosi's Pacific Heights Home. It reads, Pelosi Defund War $....
Posted: Thu Jul 9, 2020 2:39AM
imageTwo Protests Takeover Streets on Juneteenth in Palo Alto
by Midnite Street Artists
Women occupied the street in front of Palo Alto City Hall from 2am on Juneteenth to paint a giant B-L-M on Hamilton Ave, shutting down the roadway in both directions. Protests followed at noon and 5pm creating more street closures....
Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2020 9:28PM
imageWe Stand with LA Families Occupying Vacant Homes to Self-Quarantine During COVID-19 Pandemic
by Moms 4 Housing
Today, Reclaiming Our Homes, a group of housing insecure and homeless people and families in Los Angeles, CA, reclaimed six vacant homes owned by the state of California in the El Sereno neighborhood of Los Angeles. Moms for Housing issued the following statement in support of the families, who, like the Moms, are members of the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment....
Posted: Sat Mar 14, 2020 7:52PM
imageCoonerty Appointee Bullies County Health Officer
by Santa Cruz News Network
Damon Bruder, Santa Cruz County Supervisor Ryan Coonerty's appointee to the County's Syringe Services Program (SSP) Advisory Commission, has made harassing and bullying statements on social media directed at Rachel McCullough-Sanden, an Epidemiologist and HIV Surveillance Coordinator at the County Health Services Agency (HSA). On February 14, a disparaging screen capture of McCullough-Sanden taken from video of a Board of Supervisors meeting was posted to the Santa Cruz, CA: Keepin' It Real F...
Posted: Thu Feb 27, 2020 10:48AM
imageProminent Feminists Oppose the Recall in Santa Cruz
by Santa Cruz News
Ann Simonton, the founder of Media Watch, spoke out again this week to address what she calls the "false accusations" leveled against Santa Cruz City Councilmembers Chris Krohn and Drew Glover, and to urge voters to vote no on their recall. "False accusations of harassing women is worrisome, as it generates an environment where survivors who experience harassment aren’t believed," Simonton wrote. "Generations of women have worked to reach the progress we are beginning to see today. It’s parti...
Posted: Sat Feb 8, 2020 6:15PM
imageInclusivity Key Point at San Jose Women's March
by Stop Patriarchy
January 18, 2020....
Posted: Fri Jan 31, 2020 4:54AM
imagePhotos from Oakland Women's March
by R.R.
January 18, 2020...
Posted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 2:15AM
imageFocus on Oakland Women's March
by R.R.
January 18, 2020....
Posted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 1:24AM
imageWomen Rise in Santa Rosa's Old Courthouse Square
by 4th Annual Women's March
An estimated 1,000 people gathered in Old Courthouse Square during the Women’s March in Santa Rosa, California on January 18....
Posted: Tue Jan 21, 2020 2:19PM
imageMoms 4 Housing to Buy #MomsHouse!!
by Moms4Housing
Oakland, Calif. — Moms 4 Housing announced this morning a deal with Wedgewood Inc to buy #MomsHouse through the Oakland Community Land Trust. Founding members of Moms 4 Housing Dominique Walker, Misty Cross and Tolani King will be at the 6th Annual Rally & March to Reclaim MLK's Radical Legacy, hosted by the Anti Police-Terror Project, at noon today....
Posted: Mon Jan 20, 2020 10:35AM
imageSan Mateo Peace Action — Rally for Women on the SF Peninsula
by R. Robertson
Every Saturday, San Mateo Peace Action sponsors a protest at 3rd Ave and El Camino Real from 3pm... but one Saturday out of the year is extraordinary....
Posted: Sun Jan 19, 2020 9:49PM
imageThe 2020 San Francisco Womens' March
by Leon Kunstenaaar
Photos: Leon Kunstenaar/Pro Bono Photo Native, immigrant, gay, straight march for their rights...
Posted: Sun Jan 19, 2020 12:27PM
imageWomen Rise Together in San Francisco J18
by R. Robertson
20,000 by some estimates in San Francisco for the world's fourth Women’s March....
Posted: Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:58PM
videoThe Fight for Mom's House (video/mp4 393.1MB) by Brandon Jourdan and Marianne Maeckelbergh
Documentary on Moms 4 Housing...
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:54PM
imageCommunity Allies Ready to Stand in Defense of Moms' House
by Dave Id
The Moms 4 Housing were in court on December 30, attempting to establish a human right to housing that supersedes a company's "right" to flip houses for profit at the community's expense. At the same time outside of the moms' house in West Oakland, organizers and allies strategized and practiced home defense tactics in preparation for a potential eviction by sheriff's deputies. Eviction will not be allowed to happen without civil disobedience arrests....
Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2019 12:03PM