Arts + Action
Arts + Action
documentMy Will and My Life, a play by Harry Cronin
by John Tranchitella
A chaplin for the New York City Fire Department, Father Mychal Judge is remembered by some as the Saint of 9/11. George is a NYC Fire fighter and 9/11 first responder. He tells a story of love, identity , redemption and grief. My Will and My Life will be performed at the SF Fringe Festival at the Exit Theater in SF...
Posted: Mon Sep 2, 2019 8:48PM
calendarClimate Strike: Santa Cruz & Watsonville
by Santa Cruz Climate Action Network
Santa Cruz: Youth March to Louden Nelson Community Center 301 Center St, Santa Cruz 95060 Watsonville: Youth Climate Rally @ City Plaza Park, 358 Main St, Watsonville 95076...
Event Date: Fri Sep 20, 2019 3:30PM
Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:02PM
audioSan Francisco Mime Troupe Returns to Santa Cruz with "Treasure Island" (audio/mpeg 40.2MB) by John Malkin
Interview with Ellen Callas of The San Francisco Mime Troupe about their 60th anniversary and the current 2019 show "Treasure Island," being performed in Santa Cruz on Saturday, September 7 and September, August 8 in San Lorenzo Park at 3pm (2:30 music). Details at Originally broadcast on KZSC 88.1 FM by John Malkin....
Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2019 9:52AM
imagePalo Alto Police Department Calling Individuals Today For Palantir Action
The Palo Alto PD has been making calls...
Posted: Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:22PM
imageInterview with Kate Jessica Raphael on Fiction, Memory, and Palestine
by Roberta Tracy and James Tracy
Interview with local author Kate Jessica Raphael. Raphael is a San Francisco Bay Area writer, feminist and queer activist and KPFA radio journalist....
Posted: Sat Aug 17, 2019 10:33PM
calendarVigil For Democracy by Sam Spiegel
Speaker Pelosi's Office San Francisco Federal Building 90, 7th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Thu Aug 1, 2019 9:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2019 4:16AM
calendarBlock Party to Abolish ICE
by Abolish ICE SF
630 Sansome St, San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Tue Jul 30, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 26, 2019 10:29AM
imageBoots Riley Introduces "Sorry To Bother You" At 2019 SF LaborFest
by Boots Riley
Artist and film maker Boots Riley introduces his film "Sorry To Bother You" at LaborFest 2019 screening...
Posted: Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:04AM
calendarAnarchist Gathering
by vegan peace punk
924 Gilman St, Berkeley, California 94710 (all ages venue)...
Event Date: Sat Jul 27, 2019 3:00PM
Posted: Mon Jul 1, 2019 7:33PM
textSF: Manny's Locks Glued, Wall Tagged by Repost
The following anonymous communique is reposted from It's Going Down [dot] org...
Posted: Mon Jul 1, 2019 11:34AM
imageSF Board of Education Will Hear the “Life of Washington” Mural Tonight
by Paint Down Washington High's Racist Mural
Reflection & Action Committee, Native & Black community and Allies say Paint It Down and No Cover Ups!...
Posted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 12:54PM
imageThe dreams of luthiers and guitar builders in the Bay Area
by Lynda Carson
A June 1, 2019, photo of Lynda Carson holding a guitar in front of Subway Guitars that she built in the guitar workshop of Ervin Somogyi in 1985. Photo by Michael Graham....
Posted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 12:11AM
imageExtinction Rebellion Stages “Die-In” in Downtown Santa Cruz
by will parrish
About two dozen people lay down across a sidewalk in downtown Santa Cruz for an hour this past Monday, dramatizing the growing crisis of species extinctions fueled by the global climate crisis, and calling for drastic action to avert environmental collapse. Most participants dressed in black costumes and wore signs featuring a species, a region, flora, or fauna that have passed into extinction or suffered mass collective trauma due to extreme weather patterns....
Posted: Sat Apr 27, 2019 8:04PM
imageFilmmaker gets inspired from Albany Bulb. Makes short film
by Jayson Johnson
Richmond filmmaker, Jayson Johnson pens and directs short film inspired by beeseching woman statue on Albany Bulb....
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:23PM
videoOakland Street Photographers on Art and Gentrification (video/mp4 22.0MB) by TalkOakland
This 4-minute episode of TalkOakland follows two street photographers in Oakland as they discuss the art of street photography and the changes they've experienced from gentrification....
Posted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 7:09AM
videoSights and Sounds from Oakland's 5th Annual Reclaim King's Radical Legacy Events (video/mp4 122.2MB) by Dave Id
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Oakland on January 21, 2019, the Anti Police-Terror Project hosted a powerful and moving day of civil rights speakers, marches, children's activities, drums, music, song, and dance. In tribute to families who have lost loved ones to police violence, guns were melted and cast into into stars, displayed in a pattern recreating the constellations visible in the night sky when Oscar Grant was murdered ten years ago. These video clips capture some of the sights a...
Posted: Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:16PM
imageQilombo in Oakland Evicted by Sheriff's Deputies: Chaga Responds (video)
by Dave Id
Qilombo members have been locked out of the community social center they've maintained for over four years. Landlords attempted to push Qilombo out almost as long as they've been there, with the current corporate landlord refusing to renew their lease since 2016. Qilombo resisted displacement, that is until deputies showed up without warning and padlocked the building....
Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:42PM
image10th Annual Oscar Grant Vigil: photos and full audio
by Dave Id
Family, friends, and supporters gathered on January 1 at the Fruitvale BART station to mark ten years since Oscar Grant was murdered. (Full audio of the vigil and photos of all speakers below, as well as two video clips.)...
Posted: Wed Jan 9, 2019 6:42PM
text2019 Oakland Greens free movie series by Vicente Cruz
On January 27th, 2019, the Oakland Greens (OGP) will recommence their “FREE Dinner & Movie Discussion Night” held on the “Last Sundays” of every month except November & December. Join them for what will be yet another year of provocative movies followed by a thoughtful discussion led by the OGP’s Coordinator Vicente Cruz. As usual, the door at the It’s Your Move Games and Hobbies store, at 4920 Telegraph Avenue in the historical Temescal District, will open at 6:30 p.m., a free dinner will ...
Posted: Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:41PM
textRadio in Petaluma: The “End” of Radio by Hong Jae Yu
Our group's findings while investigating Radio listener rates in Petaluma....
Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:47PM