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image Pacifica Radio Network Stands with Wikileaks and Julian Assange 480_assange_wikileaks-graphic_cover-up_1.jpg by Repost
Pacifica passed a resolution to defend Julian Assange who is the founder of Wikileaks. “The mainstream media has basically been silent about the harassment of Julian Assange and the attempt to imprison him. And even some so-called progressive outlets have been silent. I think that if Pacifica makes a statement, it will be very important and will serve to educate many people in this country and beyond.”...
Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:52PM
image The Attack On Julian Assange, Journalists, Democratic Rights, Labor & Imperialist War 480_journalists_support_assange_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
A public forum was held on the attack on Julian Assange, journalists, democratic rights, labor and imperialist war on September 16, 2018. The forum focused on why Assange is under attack by both capitalist political parties and the role of Wikileaks in exposing the crimes of US imperialism and the corrupt capitalist parties, politicians and the billionaires who run these capitalist governments....
Posted: Thu Sep 27, 2018 9:02AM
image Mike Rhodes recognized by Fresno City Council 480_nd5_9423_1.jpg by Peter Maiden
Mike Rhodes, former Indybay Central Valley page co-ordinator, was recognized by the Fresno City Council, who made August 16 "Mike Rhodes Day."...
Posted: Thu Aug 16, 2018 5:55PM
text Berkeley Community Media 48 Hour Filmmaker Challenge! by Analisa Pines
Berkeley Community Media (BCM) and La Peña Cultural Center present the 8th Annual BCM Summer Shorts Movie Jam: 48 Hour Filmmaker Challenge. SCREENING AT LA PEÑA CULTURAL CENTER Sunday, September 2nd at 7pm (3105 Shattuck Avenue Berkeley.) Teams who successfully complete the challenge will screen their films in front of a live audience. Audience admission is $10 in advance and $15 at the door....
Posted: Thu Aug 9, 2018 5:44PM
image SF Call Out for Emergency Actions If Julian Assange Is Evicted 480_class-consciousness-poster-san-francisco_1.jpg by Nozomi Hayase
Prosecution of WikiLeaks founder and editor-in-chief Julian Assange endangers viability of The First Amendment. This is a call for We the People in the city of San Francisco to join the global mobilization to defend the right of free speech and journalism....
Posted: Fri Aug 3, 2018 8:26PM
image Free Julian Assange NOW! SF Rally & Speak-out To Defend Julian Assange 480_journalists_support_assange_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Trade unionists, journalists and civil rights advocates rallied and spoke out in San Francisco at the UK Consulate to oppose the expulsion of Julian Assange and also for his full freedom without jailing by the UK and US governments....
Posted: Wed Aug 1, 2018 10:06PM
image Coalition Protests Delta Tunnels Tax as MWD Revotes on $11 Billion to finance WaterFix 480_food___water_watch_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
“Public records show that tunnel supporters on the MWD board, with help from Governor Brown, engaged in back room wheeling and dealing to pressure MWD board members to finance the tunnels project,” said Brenna Norton of Food and Water Watch....
Posted: Mon Jul 9, 2018 11:09PM
image Swift Reaction in Silicon Valley as More Facebook Fouls Exposed 480_fbjune2018indylarge__2__1.jpg by Renewed Protest at Facebook HQ in Menlo Park
On June 4th, digital privacy rights activists demonstrated at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California. Facebook is under renewed scrutiny this week after it was revealed that smartphone manufacturers had been given access to the private information of Facebook users and their friends....
Posted: Tue Jun 5, 2018 11:57PM
image Support and Sustain the San Francisco Bay View! 480_reading-sf-bay-view_1.jpeg by Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee
Keith “Malik” Washington appeals for contributions to help sustain the SF Bay View, a crucial piece of prison abolitionist movement infrastructure which was the first outlet to circulate the call for the August 21 prison strike....
Posted: Tue May 29, 2018 6:39PM
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
image Sheriff's Chief Deputy Appointed to Santa Cruz Sentinel Editorial Board 480_lieutenant-craig-wilson-santa-cruz-sheriff_1.jpg by Santa Cruz Police News
Chief Deputy Craig Wilson of the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office has been appointed to the new editorial board of the Santa Cruz Sentinel. The process was initiated by the Sentinel's new managing editor, Kara Meyberg Guzman. The appointment raises serious questions concerning the Sentinel's journalistic independence, and the news organization's ability in the future to adequately respond editorially to issues of police brutality and brutality within the Santa Cruz jail system. Wilson overs...
Posted: Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:48PM
image Pacifica, KPFA & Campisi Vs. Pacifica Foundation 480_pacifica_hearing_campisi_hearing3-6-18_1.jpg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
On March 6, 2018 a hearing was held on the lawsuit against the Pacifica Foundation by Bill Campisi who also is a member of the KPFA Local Station Board. He is suing the foundation to stop KPFA Local Station Board member Tom Vorhees from being seated on the Pacifica National Board....
Posted: Tue Mar 6, 2018 8:18PM
image Report-back from Bay-Area Shutdowns of Hipster Border-Pig Francisco Cantú 480_no-platform-border-patrol_1.jpg by Defend Our Hoodz
Report-back from an action against Francisco Cantú which took place on February 19 in San Francisco, and the cancellation of his event in Oakland the following day....
Posted: Thu Mar 1, 2018 1:48PM
image Indybay Website Updates 480_indybay_new.jpg by Indybay volunteers
The San Francisco Bay Area IMC (Indybay) collective is, and has always been, 100% volunteer. The collective builds and maintains the custom software that has run Indybay.org since it first went online in the year 2000....
Posted: Wed Feb 21, 2018 11:32PM
image Crisis At KPFA,The Pacifica Network, Democracy & National Alternative Multi-media Channel 480_kpfa_pacifica_forum_audience_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
A forum on KPFA and Pacifica was held in Berkeley on 2/18/18 to look at the crisis in Pacifica, KPFA and the development of a multi-media channel. It also looked at efforts to manipulate the election at KPFA to only have supporters of the voluntary bankruptcy by Pacifica...
Posted: Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:34PM
text Berkeley lied, the homeless paid by Mike Zint
A recent fire, a city employee lie, the press, and the result. The homeless get blamed for everything, just because they are homeless....
Posted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:01AM
text Facebook announces latest step in censorship campaign, prioritizing “local news” by Will Morrow (WSWS repost)
Facebook's latest step aimed at censoring online information....
Posted: Tue Feb 6, 2018 9:09AM
text Deliberate Dysfunction? KPFA's Decade of Financial Mismanagement by by Daniel Borgström and Steve Gilmartin
And now today in 2018, the SK are openly calling for bankruptcy! What a coincidence! Who would've ever guessed! Now let's look at SK tactics, strategy. I mentioned the September 2005 minority report by Max Blanchet, the warning about excessive spending. Also in the same month of that same year, an email from Brian Edwards-Tiekert of SK was leaked; in it Brian had written to his group, "How do we make our enemies own the problems that are to come?" and that has been SK strategy all these ...
Posted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 2:44PM
calendar Shut Down Oakland Whole Foods in Support of Anti-Racism 480_26804750_2006946062877142_4672344539200869788_n_1_1_1.jpg by Bay Area Youth Activism
230 Bay Pl, Oakland, CA 94612 Whole Foods Store: Oakland...
Event Date: Wed Jan 24, 2018 3:30PM
Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2018 3:50PM
audio Pacifica National Board Overturns Rigged KPFA PNB Election & Slaps Down "Save KPFA" &"UCR" (audio/x-wav 78.6mb) by Repost
The Pacifica National Board on 1/11/18 voted to overturn a rigged manipulated vote for a new LSB board member and for a new PNB member. The "Save KPFA" "United For Community Radio" grouping were pushing for an immediate bankruptcy and illegally manipulated the vote to put up a fake candidate "Save KPFA" supporter and lawyer Bill Campisi to manipulate the election so they could elect their chosen candidate Susan da Silva. It all backfired in the PNB vote....
Posted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:18AM