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audio 49th Anniversary of People's Park - rally and concert (audio/mpeg 347.4mb) by Rubble
Hear 2.5 hours of uncut audio from the rally and concert. Activists speak on the history and current issues in the struggle, organizing against the UC Berkeley administrations latest attempt to pave the park over for student and homeless housing. Several good local bands play sets. Distribute widely. (2hrs. 30min.)...
Posted: Sat Oct 27, 2018 1:04PM
audio Save People's Park rally and concert (audio/mpeg 271.7mb) by Rubble
Hear 2 hours of uncut audio from People’s park from a rally and concert which took place at People’s Park, on the U.C. Berkeley campus, on September 23, 2018. The purpose of the event is to organize support against the University’s stated plans to turn the free public park into a lot for student housing and subsidized low-income housing for up to 100 homeless people. (2hrs 20min)...
Posted: Sat Oct 27, 2018 12:46PM
text The Last Time I Saw Bobbie "Spider" Webb by Michael Steinberg
Bobbie "Spider" Webb's passing last month brings to mind his role as an African American bluesman and DJ on listener sponsored KPOO radio from the era when San Francisco's Fillmore District was known as the "Harlem of the West."...
Posted: Mon Oct 1, 2018 3:47PM
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 Rally To Legalize Psychedelic Medicine / Nude Summer Of Love Parade 480_dscn0282_1.jpg by Gypsy Taub
The very first in human history (as far as we know) rally to legalize psychedelic medicine was followed by our 3rd annual Nude Summer of Love Parade. It took place in San Francisco on August 19, 2018....
Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 12:29AM
text 9/12/18 SF Board of Appeals Finally Approves Removal of Racist Statute by Power to the People
On September 12, 2018, the San Francisco Board of Appeals had a re-hearing on the appeal of Frear Stephen Schmid of the decision of the San Francisco Arts Commission to remove the racist statute depicting a Native American as subservient in San Francisco’s Civic Center. On 2/21/18, the Arts Commission had issued a Certificate of Appropriateness to remove this racist statue. Schmid appealed and on 4/18/18, this Board of Appeals granted the appeal 5 to 0! A rehearing was granted on June 13, 2...
Posted: Wed Sep 12, 2018 9:49PM
calendar Oakland Artists Seek Justice for Nia Wilson (March to KTVU) 480_e47c25ae-72b6-4d57-83f4-7bab6fd61b31_1.jpeg by Alena Museum / Brittni Scott
1428 Alice Street, Oakland, CA Congregate at the Alice Street Mural at 10am, March to KTVU at 11am, Rally at KTVU (2 Embarcadero in Oakland, CA) at 12pm....
Event Date: Thu Jul 26, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Jul 25, 2018 7:40PM
calendar People's Assembly on Keeping Art in Oakland 480_catbrooksforoakland.jpg by Cat Brooks For Oakland
Onefam Cafe 1612 7th St Oakland, California 94607...
Event Date: Thu Jun 7, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Mon Jun 4, 2018 9:58AM
calendar Take Down White Supremacy 480_0eb04faa-79d9-46a1-b6ee-76f81da470e1_1.jpeg by Morning Star Gali
SF city hall room 416...
Event Date: Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:00PM
Posted: Sat May 26, 2018 9:27AM
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 Fundraiser for Sammy Empasis: Haight Street Kid 480_sammy-empasis_1.jpg by Rip Florence
This is a formal invitation to donate or share our fundraiser page with all of your lovely close ones!...
Posted: Mon May 14, 2018 10:09PM
image Local Filmmaker to Shoot in Santa Cruz this Summer for 2020 Festival Run 480_drew-adams-i-will-not-return_1.jpg by Checkered Pasts & Uncertain Futures
No Volveré (I Will Not Return) explores the everyday lives of Santa Cruz and Monterey Bay’s working class communities as its residents struggle to adapt to massive cultural and economic shifts that have beset the region....
Posted: Fri May 11, 2018 3:17PM
image Paying Tribute to Legendary SF Bay Area DJ Cameron Paul 480_paul-dmc-annabella_1.jpg by Mary Knowles
Paying tribute to legendary SF Bay Area DJ Cameron Paul who passed away of cancer last week....
Posted: Wed Apr 4, 2018 10:21PM
image Support Local Film: No Volveré (I Will Not Return) 480_no_volvere_drew_adams_santa_cruz_1.jpg by Drew Adams
No Volveré (I Will Not Return) is an English/Spanish spoken feature film that explores the impact of the tech industry on longtime residents of Santa Cruz, CA and the surrounding Monterey Bay. The story follows the daily life of Yahel Ramos, a landfill worker recently released from prison who struggles to reconnect with his 10-year-old son, and Mari Carson, a vagabond teen who relies on her smartphone to navigate her day-to-day survival on the streets....
Posted: Tue Apr 3, 2018 10:49AM
audio Suicide: The Ripple Effect, film screening & discussion (audio/x-wav 263.4mb) by WTUL News & Views
WTUL was joined in conversation by Robin Cilluffa, mental health advocate, and Janet Hayes, president of Healing Minds NOLA, to discuss the upcoming film screening and panel discussion of Suicide: The Ripple Effect, which tells the story of survivor Kevin Hinds....
Posted: Mon Apr 2, 2018 7:32AM
image Cesar Chavez Day Santa Cruz 480_003_1.jpg by AutumnSun
"Nov Violence Is More Powerful Than Violence" Santa Cruz Barrios Unidos Presented Celebracion / Celebrate...
Posted: Sun Apr 1, 2018 3:56PM
image Community Self-Defense Mobilizes to Defend Hasta Muerte 480_hasta-muerte-alt-right-demo_1.jpg by Northern California Anti-Racist Action
Instead of a hot cup of coffee and a handshake, the sergeant was promptly refused service and told that the store had a policy of not serving law enforcement....
Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2018 3:24PM
image Appeal Filed to Prevent Removal of Racist Pioneer Statue in San Francisco 480_pioneer_monument_san_francisco_1.jpg by Take Down the "Pioneer" Statue
An Appeal was filed to prevent statue removal even though SF Arts and Historic Preservation Commission voted unanimously to take down the racist Pioneer statue!...
Posted: Sun Mar 25, 2018 12:20PM
image René Yañez--Catch Activist Artist's Work Before He is No More 480_eventmurallandlord_1.jpg by Tsumani Huerta
San Francisco's precious leader and community builder René, mainly responsible here in the States for popularizing Day of the Dead and Frida Khalo and one of the ring leaders of the Great Tortilla Conspiracy, is honored & kicks off new exhibit: Opening Night 9 March Friday 6-9pm through 31st March 2018....
Posted: Sat Mar 10, 2018 11:31AM
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