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image SFPOA Covering Up Take-Over Funding Of SFERS And Calls For Transparency From Malia Cohen hedge-fund-scams.png by repost
The San Francisco Police Officers Association is running a secretly funded campaign to seize control of the $20 billion San Francisco active and retired pension plan. They want 25% of the pensions invested in secret hedge funds and are keeping their campaign contributions secret. They contributions to the SFPOA's pension grab likely include hedge fund operators who could make millions for the vulture speculators. Even SF Supervisor Malia Cohen is calling for more transparency legislation to r...
Posted: Sun Jan 15, 2017 9:12PM
image Teamsters Local 2010 Initiates Mass Walkout and Strikes at University of California 480_wilshire-westwood-los-angeles_1.jpg by Teamsters Local 2010
Disruptions, Closures and Delays at UC Campuses...
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 6:44PM
image The Longest Walk 5.2 “Calling an End to Drug Abuse and Domestic Violence” 480_thelongestwalk5-2_1.jpg by Angel Heart
The National Field Office of The American Indian Movement proudly announces, The Longest Walk 5.2, “Calling an End to Drug Abuse and Domestic Violence.” Dennis Banks, National Field Director and Co-Founder of The American Indian Movement issued a three phase - 3 year walk across America in 2016. Dennis Banks stated, “Because of the extremely high rate of abuse, suicides, drug related deaths and destruction, which is at a pandemic stage, our mission is to cross this continent on foot; seeking...
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 2:02PM
image IBT2010 UCSF Teamster Workers Strike For Living Wages And Against Unfair Bargaining 480_ibt2010_ucsf_strike_picket1-10-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of IBT 2010 UCSF clerical and administration employees went out on an unfair labor strike on January 10, 2017. Workers talked about their fight for a living wage and the attack on their pensions....
Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2017 7:44PM
calendar GITMO 15th Anniversary Vigil & Procession by Martha Hubert
450 Golden Gate (Plaza Entrance), San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Wed Jan 11, 2017 1:00PM
Posted: Mon Jan 9, 2017 9:27AM
text Inauguration Day protests organized against fascist pig President-elect Donald J. Trump by Lynda Carson
Protests are being organized against fascist pig President-elect Donald J. Trump in Oakland, San Francisco, Sacramento, Washington D.C., and elsewhere on or around January 20, 2017!...
Posted: Thu Jan 5, 2017 4:11AM
text The election for a seat on the SFERS' Board of Directors is crucially important. by repost
The majority of San Francisco city workers are subsidizing the spectacular benefits for Retired policy officers like SFERS Board member and retired SFFD. The election for a seat on the SFERS' Board of Directors is crucially important....
Posted: Fri Dec 30, 2016 11:25PM
calendar Women's March Bay Area by Cat Bell
San Francisco: 4:00-6:00 Rally at Civic Center, followed by 6:00-9:00 Candlelight march To Chelsea Manning Plaza (previously Justin Hermann Plaza)...
Event Date: Sat Jan 21, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 30, 2016 7:28PM
image San Francisco Bay Is Freshwater-Starved 480_freshwater_starved_estuary_cover_1.jpg by The Bay Institute
How Reducing Flows Harms The Ecosystems Of San Francisco Bay And Coastal Waters...
Posted: Wed Dec 28, 2016 5:19PM
text Direct Action Spokescouncil: Reclaiming King's Legacy in the Age of Trump by APTP
A Bay Area-wide spokescouncil is currently planning and coordinating actions for the upcoming Martin Luther King Day on January 16 through to the inauguration of Donald Trump on January 20. A diverse coalition will engage in #120Hours of direct action, coalition building, and campaign launching against white supremacy. Let's carry forward and amplify the struggle, together!...
Posted: Tue Dec 27, 2016 2:32PM
text San Francisco X Mess Warehouse Eviction Resistance by Michael Steinberg
Residents of a San Francisco warehouse that they fixed up themselves and have been paying rent to live in for years are resisting efforts by city officials and real estate speculator interests to evict them in this "season of sharing."...
Posted: Sat Dec 24, 2016 2:02PM
calendar In SF - #NOF­ASCISTUSA 2017 no-black-on-white-slogan-300x300.jpg by refusefascism.org
Meet at Justin Herma­n Plaza Embarcadero & Market­ at 9pm...
Event Date: Sat Dec 31, 2016 9:00PM
Posted: Thu Dec 22, 2016 11:14PM
image "Truth & Fiction" SFERS Board Member Herb Meiberger Exposes IFPTE 21 Muscat Hit Video 480_stansbury_jami_arresting_mami_tillotson_1_1_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
IFPTE Local 21 Executive Director Bob Muscat has put out a hit video slandering SF Employee Retirement System Board Member Herb Meiberber. Muscat is in a cabal with the SF Police Officers Association SFPOA, the city bosses union Management Employees Association MEA and the hedge fund operators to turn the pension fund over to speculators and hedge fund operators who will milk the public worker pension funds for massive profits....
Posted: Sun Dec 18, 2016 10:35PM
image Rally Inside Wells Fargo Headquarters Demands Bank Divest from Dakota Access Pipeline 480_water-is-sacred-wells-fargo-sf_1.jpg by #NoDAPLBayArea
During a busy payday lunch hour, members of #NoDAPLBayArea took over the global headquarters of Wells Fargo Bank in the financial district of San Francisco....
Posted: Fri Dec 16, 2016 9:33PM
image Civil Rights Groups Sue Caltrans to Stop Illegal Raids Against California’s Homeless homeless_property_sweep.jpg by via ACLU of Northern California
Oakland, December 13, 2016 - A lawsuit filed today by civil rights groups charges the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) with violating the constitutional rights of homeless people by confiscating and destroying their property in ongoing sweeps. On multiple occasions, Caltrans has failed to give proper notice before raiding encampments—refusing plaintiffs an opportunity to move their belongings before destroying them in trash compactors....
Posted: Wed Dec 14, 2016 11:59AM
image San Francisco Airport’s New Therapy Pig, LiLou, Prompts PETA Appeal 480_lilou_therapy_pig_san_francisco_airport_sfo_1.jpg by via PETA
Serving Bacon and Ham at an Airport That Offers 'Therapy Pig' Encounters Is Like Serving Poodle Burgers at a Dog Show...
Posted: Mon Dec 12, 2016 3:35PM
image Intersectional Feminist Non-Profit, Double Union is now accepting new members! 480_doubleunionmembershipdrive_1_1_1_1_1.jpg by Double Union
From (December 5, 2016) until (December 18, 2016, 10 pm Pacific time), we’d like to invite people interested in becoming Double Union members to apply for membership! Read on for more context about DU and this process, and please feel free to share this with friends who might be interested!...
Posted: Thu Dec 8, 2016 12:36AM
calendar America Was Never Great Demonstration and March Mission District 480_img_20161206_130441_1_1_1.jpg by Mission District Solidarity
24th Street BART, San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Dec 17, 2016 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Dec 6, 2016 3:46PM
calendar The American Indian Movement - Interfaith Gathering to Support Standing Rock Movement tmp_13815-inter_faith_gathering_flyer_new_location_change177399184.pdf_140_.jpg by American Indian Movement
UN Plaza Market St. Near 7th -8th...
Event Date: Sun Dec 4, 2016 8:00AM
Posted: Sat Dec 3, 2016 4:16PM
image SF Solidarity With Korean General Workers Strike Against President Park Geun-hye 480_korea_gen_strike_solidarity_picket11-30-16_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Supporters of the Korean general strike against the President Park Geun-hye government spoke out at the San Francisco Korean consulate on November 30, 2016. Also muscian Vic Sadot wrote about the strike and the struggles facing the Korean workers and people....
Posted: Thu Dec 1, 2016 9:50AM