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imageICE raids targeting migrant families slated to start Sunday in major U.S. cities
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by Chinga la migra
ICE will raid family homes across the country on Sunday, June 23rd. If you witness a raid in progress or other ICE movements, document what you see. Call a legal support hotline immediately....
Posted: Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:17PM
imageSign Our Petition to Stop Oil Drilling on Mt. Diablo and Everywhere
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by Sunflower Alliance
The federal Bureau of Land Management’s recently released “Proposed Resource Management Plan Amendment and Final Environmental Impact Statement for Oil and Gas Leasing and Development” would open up public lands to oil and gas development in eleven California counties—Alameda, Contra Costa, Fresno, Merced, Monterey, San Benito, San Joaquin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz and Stanislaus. Approximately 725,000 acres on the Central Coast and in the Bay Area would be made available for new l...
Posted: Mon May 27, 2019 10:00AM
imageIn San Jose, Protesters Call for Preservation of Abortion Rights
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by Text: RR Photos: Aria Barajas
"If You're Against Abortions Have a Vasectomy" and other placards at protest in San Jose on May 21. Photos by: Aria Barajas, ProBonoPhoto. Please credit the author. Non-commercial use only....
Posted: Sun May 26, 2019 3:10AM
imageSince Oscar Grant, 242 people shot and killed by police in Bay Area
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by Scott Morris
While only about 30% of Bay Area residents are Hispanic or Black, more than 60% of people shot and killed by police officers over the last decade are Hispanic or Black....
Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 8:06PM
calendarRoss Camp TRO Hearing
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by Keith McHenry (reposted)
District Judge Edward J. Davila’s court, San Jose Courthouse, Courtroom 1 - 5th Floor - 280 South 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95113...
Event Date: Mon Apr 29, 2019 10:00AM
Posted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 1:46PM
calendarBorder Patrol Off San Jose City Collge Campus
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by Dump Trump San Jose
San Jose City College, Outside of the Main Gym 2100 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, California 95128...
Event Date: Tue Apr 30, 2019 10:30AM
Posted: Sun Apr 21, 2019 11:21AM
calendarMay Day - International Workers' Day
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by May Day Coalition
Mexican Heritage Plaza 1700 Alum Rock Avenue San José, CA 95116...
Event Date: Wed May 1, 2019 3:30PM
Posted: Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:06AM
imageDay After Fed Judge Okays High Capacity Gun Magazines in CA, Teenagers Rally in San Jose
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by Text: R.R. Photos: Chris Cassell
South Bay teenage activists demonstrated for legislation to stop senseless gun use in America. Supporters from Black Lives Matter and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense stood with them in solidarity at a "Rally for Change" on March 30. Photos by Chris Cassell, Pro-Bono Photo. Please credit the photographer....
Posted: Tue Apr 2, 2019 5:42AM
imageLawsuit Seeks Records on Trump's California Oil, Gas Leasing Plans
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by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO, March 28, 2019 — The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Bureau of Land Management today over its refusal to provide public records of its plans to clear the way for new oil drilling and fracking along California’s Central Coast and in the Bay Area. The BLM has yet to publicly release the final resource-management plans, but the federal lands and mineral estate earmarked for leasing are in the counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Fresno, Merced, Monterey, San Benito, San Joa...
Posted: Fri Mar 29, 2019 4:16PM
calendarVigil for Victims of Christchurch Mosques Massacre (Santa Clara University)
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by SCU Muslim Student Association
Multifaith Sanctuary at Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053...
Event Date: Mon Mar 18, 2019 5:30PM
Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:08PM
calendarBay Area Vigils for Victims of Christchurch Mosques Massacre by Various Religious & Peaceful Groups
Multiple vigils around the SF Bay Area (see list below)...
Event Date: Sun Mar 17, 2019 3:30PM
Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:55AM
calendarBay Area Vigils for Victims of Christchurch Mosques Massacre by Various religious & peaceful groups
Multiple vigils around SF Bay Area (see list below)...
Event Date: Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:30PM
Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:46AM
imageDay of Remembrance: Japanese Americans Recall WWII Incarceration
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by Text: R.R. Photos: Chris Cassell
Immigration issues of today parallel the Japanese American experience during WWII, when families were removed from their homes on the U.S. West Coast to distant locations and incarcerated. Racism was, and is, at the core of both. The 39th annual Day of Remembrance on February 17th featured reminiscence, music, and a march through historic San José Japantown that was also a protest of Trump's National Emergency, announced two days earlier. Photos by Chris Cassell, Pro-Bono Photo, please cr...
Posted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:07AM
imageJapanese Americans, Allies Say “Never Again is Now”
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by Text: R.R. Photos: Jack Owicki
On February 17th, members of the greater San José Japanese American community commemorated the anniversary of Executive Order 9066, which led to the incarceration of 120,000 Americans of Japanese descent during World War II. At the same time they protested the National Emergency Trump announced two days earlier in order to build his wall on the Mexico-U.S. border. Allies from the South Bay peace activist community joined with those gathered in the local Japantown, one of only three left in t...
Posted: Fri Feb 22, 2019 3:28AM
imagePhotos from San Jose Women's March
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by photos by Teri Vershel
Please credit Teri Vershel, Probonophoto....
Posted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:57AM
imageOn Stage at the Women's March in San José
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by Text: R.R. Photos: Jack Owicki
Please credit the photographer Jack Owicki, Probonophoto...
Posted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:44AM
calendarHold ICE in Morgan Hill Accountable!
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by Rapid Response Network in Santa Clara County
220 Vineyard Ct, Suite 100 Morgan Hill, CA, 95037...
Event Date: Thu Dec 20, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 4:32PM
videoValentin Lopez Speaks on the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (video/mp4 85.4MB) by Santa Cruz News
Valentin Lopez, Chairman of the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band, spoke at an event in celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, hosted by the United Nations Association: USA Santa Cruz, CA Chapter on December 8 at the Resource Center for Nonviolence....
Posted: Sun Dec 9, 2018 3:00PM
imageDemonstrators in San Jose Call for Justice and Compassion at the Border
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by photos: Deb Hoag text: R.R.
One week to the day after United States Border Patrol agents fired tear gas at migrants who tried to evade a Mexican police blockade in Tijuana and cross into the U.S., demonstrators in San Jose, California rallied during a nationwide weekend of action. Photos by Deb Hoag. Please credit the photographer....
Posted: Mon Dec 3, 2018 2:44AM
calendarWhat’s at Stake for Sargent Ranch/Juristac
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by Protect Juristac
Morgan Hill Community & Cultural Center 17000 Monterey St, Morgan Hill...
Event Date: Tue Dec 4, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:01AM