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imageWells Fargo Block Shutdown 3/18 Pt II
by photos by Steve Rhodes
San Francisco — On March 18, 2019 fifty partner organizations came together to shut down the 400 block of California St. where Wells Fargo global headquarters is located. This is Pt II of a two party story. Part I can be found at link below....
Posted: Mon Mar 25, 2019 2:26PM
imageWells Fargo Block Shutdown 3/18 Pt I
by Photos by Steve Rhodes
San Francisco — On March 18, 2019 fifty partner organizations came together to shut down the 400 block of California St. where Wells Fargo global headquarters is located....
Posted: Mon Mar 25, 2019 1:51PM
calendarNon-Violent Direct Action Training by Diablo Rising Tide
Civic Center, the corner of Grove and Larkin, San Francisco. (backup rain location- TBA)...
Event Date: Sun Mar 31, 2019 1:00PM
Posted: Sun Mar 24, 2019 1:20PM
imageWells Fargo Headquarters' Street Seized by "Oily Wells Fargo" Protest
by Leon Kunstenaar
350 Silicon Valley, 1000 Grandmothers, and over forty environmental groups seize a section of California Street. Photos by Leon Kunstenaar...
Posted: Tue Mar 19, 2019 2:17PM
imageSF Bay Area activists demand end to imperialist aggression against Venezuela
by Nick Pardee
On Saturday, March 9, a spirited rally and march took place in San Francisco demanding an end to U.S. imperialist aggression against Venezuela....
Posted: Tue Mar 19, 2019 2:14PM
imageSF TWU 250a Suspended Pres On Attacks On Transit Workers and The Union
by Labor Video Project
San Francisco TWU 250a suspended president Roger Marenco talked about the attacks facing transit workers and privatization of public transit in San Francisco. Following this interview the supporters of the past union leadership suspended Marenco with the support of the TWU International....
Posted: Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:28AM
imageAdults Apologize “We Screwed Up” and Join Kids in SF Youth Climate Strike
by Text: R. Robertson Photos: Pennie Opal Plant
Adults admitted "we screwed up" to teenagers who skipped school and travelled from all parts of the Bay Area to be in San Francisco on March 15. All photos by Pennie Opal Plant excepting top photo by J.J. Linx....
Posted: Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:58AM
imageSF Treasure Island Radiation Whistleblowers Expose Deadly Cover-up By Tetra Tech & Gov
by Labor Video Project
Tetra Tech health and safety whistleblowers along with a Health Physicist Treasure Island Safety Officer talked about the systemic cover-up of falsification on the clean-up of both San Francisco Treasure Island and Hunters Point Shipyard. Not only was Tetra Tech the largest decontamination company in the country involved in a criminal conspiracy to commit fraud on the US government but California agencies that were responsible for the clean-up and protection of the tenants, workers and publi...
Posted: Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:59PM
imageKamala Harris Faces Obstruction of Justice & Corruption Charges By SF TI Residents
by Labor Video Project
Senator Kamala Harris who is running for president of the United States was charged with obstruction of justice and involved in a corruption cover-up at the San Francisco Treasure Island shipyard by two former residents Andre Patterson and Felita Sample. They both accused Kamala Harris of knowing about the dangerous radiation and toxins on the island that were poisoning the residents but kept quiet about it after promising them she would deal with it after her election to the Senate....
Posted: Fri Mar 15, 2019 10:12AM
calendarFree Chelsea Manning and Assange — Stop Government Attack On Journalists & Whistleblowers
by Bay Area Free Julian Assange Action Committee
San Francisco US Federal Building 70 7th St./Mission St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Mon Mar 18, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:10AM
videoForest Defenders Take the Golden Gate Bridge to Save Headwaters Forest (1996) (video/mp4 91.6MB) by Northern California Earth First
Old-school Earth First! footage of Woody Harrelson helping to hang a banner from the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California, November 23, 1996....
Posted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:06PM
imageSFLC Supports Julian Assange, Rovics Music & Mike Elk On CWA NG Election & SEIU
by WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio on the action by the San Francisco Labor Council to support Julian Assange, music on Venezuela and the US by singer David Rovics and labor journalist Mike Elk on the CWA Newspaper Guild election dispute on voting rights. Elk also talks about the effort of the SEIU to subpoena Google to find out who the whistleblowers are that have exposed sexual harrassment and misconduct by SEIU officials....
Posted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:44AM
imageWhat the Boycott of Manny’s in the Mission Is All About
by Margot Goldstein and Rachel Lederman
The Mission is a cornerstone of progressive San Francisco. Galería de la Raza, Eric Quezada Center, the Mission Cultural Center and Brava Theater represent Mission communities and are critical spaces for conversations that challenge racism, class inequities and gender oppression. These institutions’ roots lie in black and brown, poor and working class, queer and community organizing communities essential to the Mission’s character. Enter Manny’s....
Posted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:56PM
calendarGaza's Great March of Return 1-Year Anniversary
by Palestine Action Network
24th St Mission Bart Station 2800 Mission St, San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Mar 30, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Sun Mar 10, 2019 8:02PM
imageG8 Protests: Police Officer Beaten (2005)
by gk
On July 8, 2005, in San Francisco, anti-G8 protesters attacked a police officer who was violently coming after them with a nightstick....
Posted: Sat Mar 9, 2019 7:47PM
imageFish Groups Slam FDA Lifting of Import Ban on GMO Frankenfish
by Dan Bacher
"A loophole has now been created that will allow the first genetically modified animal engineered for human consumption to enter the US market: GMO Atlantic salmon,” said Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen's Associations executive director Noah Oppenheim. “Fishermen have been fighting against the possibility of these frankenfish entering our waters and our markets for years, and we won't stop now....
Posted: Sat Mar 9, 2019 5:23AM
imageDay Before Women’s Day, SF City Workers Speak Out Against Discrimination & Racism
by Labor Video Project
One day before Women's Day, hundreds of San Francisco city workers protested against the attacks on public workers and public services in San Francisco. Many talked about systemic discrimination, racism and outsourcing and privatization by the Mayor and Micki Callahan, the Human Resources Director....
Posted: Fri Mar 8, 2019 9:56AM
imageHundreds Honor Public Defender Jeff Adachi at Vigil and March
by R. Robertson
Jeff Adachi, the only elected public defender in California, was praised as being “the people’s Public Defender” at a vigil in his honor on February 27 in San Francisco. He died of a heart attack on February 22. Top photo by Danielle Thompson, one of many of Adachi's colleagues who attended the vigil....
Posted: Thu Feb 28, 2019 5:06AM
video100+ Animal Activists Confront SF Bloomingdales for Illegal Fur Sales (video/mp4 9.7MB) by Direct Action Everywhere
Bloomingdale’s continues to sell fur despite it having been outlawed in San Francisco. DxE confronted Bloomingdale’s today....
Posted: Sat Feb 23, 2019 10:24PM
image2019 Oakland OEA Strike Rally: Day One "We Shut It Down"!
by Labor Video Project
Thousands of Oakland OEA teachers went on strike for living wages, for smaller classes with nurses and counselors and against privatization and the closure of public community schools...
Posted: Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:06PM