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imageFaculty & Students Rally/Speak-out As AFT 2121 Leaders Make Major Concessions On Salaries
by Labor Video Project
San Francisco Community College faculty, students and supporters rallied at SF City hall on 5-8-21 and the leadership announced that they had made major economic concessions demanded by the administration and Board of Trustees which they called a "bitter sweet victory"....
Posted: Mon May 10, 2021 5:18PM
imageCODEPINK Holds Mother's Day Peace Rally at Golden Gate
by Leon Kunstenaar - CodePink
Continued killing in Afghanistan and other issues protested...
Posted: Sun May 9, 2021 9:02PM
imageHarvey Milk Students Protest at Castro Safeway After Racial Profiling Incident
by Kids Rise Up
After a Black 11-year-old boy was falsely accused of stealing a sandwich at a Castro neighborhood Safeway, security guards detained him even though he showed his receipt. Fellow students at Harvey Milk Civil Rights Academic Elementary, with help from parents and staff, marched on the Safeway and demonstrated in front of the store....
Posted: Sun May 9, 2021 4:07AM
imageProtests at Pipeline Funding Banks
by Leon Kunstenaar
Citibank, Chase and Wells Fargo called out for funding oil pipelines...
Posted: Fri May 7, 2021 10:31PM
imageCCSF Students Rally At Mission High & March To Save City College
by Labor Video Project
Students and supporters of San Francisco City College rallied at Mission High and then marched to CCSF Board of Trustees member Tom Temprano's home. Temprano has supported the shutdown of campuses and the layoffs of 160 faculty members which would close many departments and ethnic studies. He works for SF Supervisor Rafael Mandelman who supports the privatization of the college and pushed the sale of the Balboa reservoir to a for profit developer Avalon....
Posted: Fri May 7, 2021 10:07AM
imageViolence against Asians spikes in San Francisco, California
by Gabriel Black (WSWS repost)
Just in the last week, two elderly women were stabbed while waiting at a bus stop, and a father was brutally assaulted while walking his one-year-old child....
Posted: Fri May 7, 2021 12:29AM
imageMay Day 2021 ILWU With Angela Davis In SF & AFL-CIO Gebre On Systemic Racism
by WorkWeek
WorkWeek covers the San Francisco May Day march, the death of UFWA founder Al Rojas and the working class struggle in Argentina...
Posted: Thu May 6, 2021 1:49PM
imageVigil for Refugee Rights, Stop Child Detention, Recognize Asylum at UUSF
by Leon Kunstenaar
Unitarian Universalist Society of S.F. holds Cinco de Mayo morning Vigil...
Posted: Wed May 5, 2021 3:06PM
textSan Francisco Empty and Abandoned Buildings (1st Quarter 2021) by San Francisco Food Not Bombs
SF Food Not Bombs has updated the San Francisco Department of Building Inspection’s list of empty and abandoned buildings through March 2021 on this webpage:
Posted: Wed May 5, 2021 3:02PM
imageCall to Support Organized Labor, Free Mumia and Stand Up for Black/Brown/Asian Unity
by May Day in San Francisco
On May 1st, thousands marched to support organized labor in San Francisco. Many unions and workers' groups marched up Market Street to protest racism and call for passage of the PRO Act by the U.S. Congress. Signs said Mumia is a class war prisoner and called for an end to the death penalty. There was new emphasis this year on the importance of Black/Brown/Asian Unity....
Posted: Tue May 4, 2021 10:50PM
calendarLet Dairy Die: Mothers Day Protest
by dxe
WHERE: Powell Street BART, Francisco. WHEN: Sunday May 9th, 11:30 am...
Event Date: Sun May 9, 2021 11:30AM
Posted: Tue May 4, 2021 9:15AM
imageMay Day 2021 in San Francisco: the ILWU, Chilean Workers and International Solidarity
by Elizabeth Milos
ILWU supported Chilean dockworkers and all workers in Chile during the May Day March in San Francisco. International Worker Solidarity against Neoliberalism. Photos: Leon Kunstenaar / Pro Bono Photo...
Posted: Mon May 3, 2021 5:49PM
imageAngela Y. Davis and the ILWU lead San Francisco May Day March
by Jack Heyman, posted by the Jamal Journal
On May Day marches occurred around the U.S. and around the world. While it is a labor holiday celebrated in 100 countries it is not recognized here where it originated in 1886 over the struggle for the 8 hour work day and safer working conditions. Arguably, the largest demonstration in the U.S. occurred in San Francisco where an estimated 4,000 marchers, trade unionists, community groups and leftists, gathered at the Embarcadero and marched to Civic Center to commemorate the 1934 Maritime ...
Posted: Sun May 2, 2021 5:38PM
image2021 May Day San Francisco Thousands March & Angela Davis Speaks
by Labor Video Project
Thousands of trade unionists and supporter of labor marched in San Francisco. The ILWU led the march and Angela Davis was a keynote speaker....
Posted: Sun May 2, 2021 4:30PM
imageMany Unions Join in SF May Day March and Rally
by Leon Kunstenaar
May Day actions throughout the Bay Ares, Angela Davis marches with ILWU in San Francisco...
Posted: Sun May 2, 2021 2:12PM
imageOn May Day 2021 ILWU Backs Chilean Dockers In San Francisco! Solidarity Has No Borders
by Labor Video Project
San Francisco ILWU Local 10 on May Day rallied at the Chilean Consulate to support the strike action by Chilean dockers. Also Chileans spoke about the struggle in Chile....
Posted: Sun May 2, 2021 12:00AM
imageAngela Davis in May Day Visit to ILWU Union Hall
by Leon Kunstenaar
Angela Davis visits murals and historical mementos from the 1934 general strike...
Posted: Sat May 1, 2021 7:25PM
imageStop the Destruction of Our Working Class College City College of San Francisco (CCSF)
The San Francisco Community College Board of Trustees are set to lay off 160 more faculty members and also destroy the music program, the Nursing program and also the destruction of ESL and vocational training program. HEAT is asking for support to stop this attack on our working class community college....
Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2021 5:22PM
imageSpirited SF Protest at KQED/NPR for Showing “Philly DA” That Censors Mumia…..Again
by Jack Heyman, Labor Action Committee
On April 20, the day after Mumia’s open heart surgery his supporters in San Francisco held a spirited demonstration initiated by the Labor Action Committee to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal (LAC) to protest the Independent Lens TV series “Philly DA”....
Posted: Fri Apr 23, 2021 12:16PM
imageEnvironmental Racism Cited in Earth Day Protest at City Hall
by Leon Kunstenaar
Bayview Hunters Point & Treasure Island Residents deliver Earth Day Demands to Mayor Breed & Board of Supervisors...
Posted: Fri Apr 23, 2021 9:52AM