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text Down In Smoke SF by Michael Steinberg
Smoke from the Camp Fire has turned San Francisco into a high tech ghost town....
Posted: Mon Nov 19, 2018 3:46PM
calendar Rallies to End Yemen War at Rep Nancy Pelosi's Office 480_sf_11.20_1.jpg by Yemeni Alliance Committee, Action Corps
SF Federal Building, 90 7th St., SF, CA 94103...
Event Date: Tue Nov 20, 2018 2:00PM
Posted: Sat Nov 17, 2018 7:13PM
image In SF, Activists Along the Political Spectrum Protest Trump's Firing of Sessions 480_addterrycrowd_1.jpg by RR/photos by Rachel Podlishevsky and Terry Scussel
On November 8 in hundreds of cities and towns across the nation, an estimated 100,000 Americans took to the streets to defend Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Trump's collusion with Russia in influencing the 2016 presidential race. In San Francisco a large crowd, from loyal Democratic Party members to participants from groups from the far left, gathered in Civic Center Plaza to be part of the national call to action. Photos by Rachel Podlishevsky and Terry Scussel. Please cre...
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:36AM
image How Sex Workers Made San Francisco Safer for Everyone 480_san_francisco_sex_worker_rally_jan_2017.jpg by Hannah Albarazi
The mission of San Francisco’s Department on the Status of Women has included mediating discussions between the city’s sex workers and police — discussions that led to a simple policy that could save lives: amnesty for sex workers in the city who report violent crimes....
Posted: Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:13AM
image Reaction to Mid-Term Elections 480_resistlighting__1__1.jpg by San Francisco Protest
On November 7, the day after midterm elections.......
Posted: Thu Nov 8, 2018 6:32AM
image Activists Project “Constitutional Crisis” on SF Federal Building 480_img_2940_1.jpg by Alan Marling
Hours after Trump fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions, local activists projected Constitutional Crisis on the San Francisco Federal Building to raise awareness of the President’s attempts to subvert the rule of law....
Posted: Wed Nov 7, 2018 9:32PM
image Photos of Stop the War on Yemen Protest in San Francisco 480_720_0334_1.jpg by Leon Kunstenaar
Additional photos of Stop the War Protest....
Posted: Wed Nov 7, 2018 8:32PM
text 11/6/18 Election: Labor’s Gains & Lessons by Housing for All
There were 2 litmus test issues on the ballot, Cal Prop 10 to extend rent control and vacancy control and SF Prop C to house the homeless. The opponents of these 2 crucial measures to put an end to California’s and San Francisco’s housing emergency are the Nazi Trump voters, regardless of which party they claim to belong to, as these are the 2 workingclass propositions. Since Proposition 10 could only get 36% of the vote, it will have to be put on the November 2020 ballot because the housin...
Posted: Wed Nov 7, 2018 1:07AM
image Stop Supporting the US-Backed, Saudi-Led War in Yemen 480_yemwarpowersresolution_1_1_1.jpg by Protest in San Francisco
On November 3, the Yemeni Alliance Committee and allies protested the ongoing US involvement in the war in Yemen with a rally in San Franicsco's United Nations Plaza. Photos by Terry Scussel, please credit photographer....
Posted: Tue Nov 6, 2018 2:06AM
image BART Downgrades Seating At 16th Street/Mission Plaza 480_benches_after_1.jpg by San Francisco Food Not Bombs
On November 3rd, BART installed three concrete seats at its southwest 16th Street/Mission Plaza replacing the six or more benches it removed during a construction project in September. These newly installed seats are smaller and less comfortable than the proper metal benches with backs that BART removed in September....
Posted: Mon Nov 5, 2018 7:34AM
document UN report: housing as component of the right to adequate standard of living and non-discrimination unreport-adequatehousingright-righttonondiscrimination__n1829250-english.pdf_140_.jpg by UN Special Rapporteur
Denying access to water, sanitation and health services and other basic necessities, as has been witnessed by the Special Rapporteur in San Francisco and Oakland, California, United States of America, constitutes cruel and inhuman treatment and is a violation of multiple human rights....
Posted: Sat Nov 3, 2018 6:28PM
image Public Pensions Attack Workers, SF Prof Abdulhadi Under Attack & Labor & Rise Of Fascism 480_anti-nazi_march_nyc_1933_1.jpg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
KPFA's WorkWeek Radio looks at the use of pension funds controlled by hedge funds to fund anti-labor propositions. It also hears about the attack on SFSU professor Rabab Abdulhadi who runs the Arab and Muslim Ethnicities and Diasporas Studies. WorkWeek looks at labor's role in the defense of Professor Abdulhadi and her students by Zionists and a Nazi signed up for her classes. Last WorkWeek talks about the rise of fascism, the role of Trump and what labor and unions can do about this devel...
Posted: Fri Nov 2, 2018 5:05PM
text Get Out The Vote 11/3-6/18 for Cal Prop 10 and SF Prop C for Housing for All by GOTV
It is barricades time this Get Out The Vote (GOTV) 4-day voting period, Nov 3-6, 2018, to support Cal Prop 10 to extend rent control and vacancy control and to support SF Prop C to house the homeless. These 2 propositions will be close and each only needs 50% plus 1 vote to pass so your vote will make a difference. Considering we have a housing emergency statewide, we need every single supporter of Props 10 and Prop C to vote to literally keep us all housed....
Posted: Fri Nov 2, 2018 9:32AM
text Bay Area & Statewide Green Party Election Recommendations by AC Greens
Below are recommendations from county Green Party groups in Alameda, San Francisco, Solano, and Sonoma counties. The Alameda and San Francisco groups have also written articles about their endorsements (see the links provided below)....
Posted: Fri Nov 2, 2018 8:09AM
image Marriott Trick Or Treat! SF Unite Here Local 2 Strikers Demand Justice On Halloween 480_unite_here2_hollowen_michelle_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Marriott Trick Or Treat took place in San Francisco on October 31, 2018 at the Marriott Marquis. The workers have been on strike for 28 days and Marriott is demanding major concessions including 3 hour shift....
Posted: Thu Nov 1, 2018 9:34AM
image Who Is The Real Gavin Newsom? SF politicians, the Navy, the EPA & Housing 480_img_2218_1.jpg by Carol Harvey
Intertwined in the growing eco-corruption crisis at Hunters Point Shipyard and Treasure Island are the hands of Gavin Newsom. Gavin Newsom now says that he plans to solve the homeless crisis and is opposing Prop C which would tax the billion dollar corporations....
Posted: Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:30PM
image FedEx Whistleblower mechanic Gruzalski, OSHA Investigator/Whitman On Trial & Crimes fedex_plane_fire_crash.jpeg by Labor Video Project
FedEx LAX mechanics won a $8 million dollar judgement against the company for illegally retaliating against them for making health and safety complaints and criminal violations by not only FedEx but officials of OSHA and the FAA. These officials according to FedEx mechanic Brian Gruzulski colluded and conspired with the company to limit their liability. Also Federal OSHA Whistleblower Protection Program investigator and lawyer Darrell Whitman talks about the systemic corruption of government ...
Posted: Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:58PM
image Hundreds “Haunt” SF Streets with Smoke Flares and Glowing Masks in March for Animal Rights 480_dxe-sf-hauntedmarch-2018_1.jpg by Direct Action Everywhere
Artistic Demonstration Dramatized Animals Killed for Food “Haunting” the City...
Posted: Tue Oct 30, 2018 7:07PM
image If We Don't Get It Shut It Down! AFSCME 3299 Workers Strike UCSF Mission Bay Campus 480_img_3438_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Hundreds of AFSCME 3299 UCSF workers who were on strike were joined by CWA UPTE workers and Unite Here Local 2 Marriott strikers on October 24, 2018 as part of a three day strike against privatization, outsourcing and attacks on workers conditions and benefits....
Posted: Thu Oct 25, 2018 11:51AM
text SF Election Fraud Alert on Prop C by Yes on C to House the Homeless
Less than 2 weeks before election day, we suddenly received an anti-Prop C multi-colored slick mailer from the Democrats' election fraud team led by one of its beneficiaries, Gavin Newsom, about to be installed as Governor, when most of the vote-by-mail voters have voted as we received our vote-by-mail ballots on October 6, 2018. The vote is likely to be close, a good opportunity to commit election fraud so we the workingclass can continue to experience homelessness and the rich can get riche...
Posted: Wed Oct 24, 2018 9:11PM