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image The Green in a Runoff for Congress Against Barbara Lee: Q&A with Laura Wells 480_37959489_2116802261974068_8189420941663535104_n_1.jpg by Jonathan Nack
Laura Wells campaigning. Photo Credit: Laura Well's Facebook page...
Posted: Sat Oct 20, 2018 11:30AM
text Oakland and San Francisco Named As Human Rights Violators by Posted by Lynda Carson
The Oakland conditions of discrimination and harassment of encampment residents and punitive denials of access to basic services constitute “cruel and inhuman treatment and is a violation of multiple human rights…...
Posted: Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:57PM
calendar Pack the Courtroom for Whole Foods Suit! by Direct Action Everywhere
1221 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Tue Oct 23, 2018 2:30PM
Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:40PM
calendar Urgent: Help Reunite Baby Cows With Their Mothers! 480_43301714_589396998144154_1131207099146043392_n_1.jpg by Direct Action Everywhere
Starbucks 1255 Lillian Ave, A, Escalón 95320...
Event Date: Sun Oct 21, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:37PM
image Alameda newspaper clarifies use of race in crime story 480_screen_shot_2018-10-17_at_11.55.20_am.jpg by Rasheed Shabazz
The Alameda Sun newspaper clarified its use of race in crime stories after readers complained about the publication unnecessarily including racial descriptions of suspects....
Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 12:14PM
image Pacifica Radio Network Stands with Wikileaks and Julian Assange 480_assange_wikileaks-graphic_cover-up_1.jpg by Repost
Pacifica passed a resolution to defend Julian Assange who is the founder of Wikileaks. “The mainstream media has basically been silent about the harassment of Julian Assange and the attempt to imprison him. And even some so-called progressive outlets have been silent. I think that if Pacifica makes a statement, it will be very important and will serve to educate many people in this country and beyond.”...
Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:52PM
image US Mail Is Not For Sale! Stop Post Office Privatization Rally In Oakland, CA 480_img_2760_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Bay area postal workers rallied in Oakland at the US Federal building to oppose the sell off of the US mail and full privatization. They talked about how postal workers will be affected as well as the public....
Posted: Mon Oct 8, 2018 5:58PM
text Zombie Voters Propel Libby Schaaf Campaign by ntuit
Another Debate In The Oakland Mayor's Race. Will We Ever See A Real Progressive Leading Our City?...
Posted: Sun Oct 7, 2018 2:57PM
calendar Oakland Does Not Consent 480_bayresistance_webelievesurvivors_baybridge_1.jpg by Bay Resistance
Oscar Grant Plaza / Oakland City Hall...
Event Date: Sat Oct 6, 2018 5:00PM
Posted: Sat Oct 6, 2018 12:15PM
image Who Is Val Cuevas? The Deep Tentacles Of Charters and Privatization kipp_corporation.jpeg by Defend Public Education NOW
Val Cuevas who is the president of the West Contra County School board is running for re-election. She has deep connections to the charter privatization industry and was funded by the California Charter School Association and the union busting Chamberlin Foundation which is owned by a non-union charter school builder. She is also being supported by United Teachers Of Richmond and it's president Demetrio Gonzalez who was also her former campaign managers....
Posted: Sat Oct 6, 2018 9:53AM
text Opinion: EBALDC ignores tenants requests for recent lead testing inspection reports by Lynda Carson
Instead of ignoring and stonewalling the concerned tenants at Effie’s House that have reasonably requested a copy of the lead testing inspection reports of Envirocheck Inc., it would be very helpful if EBALDC respected the tenants enough to release the results of the lead testing inspection reports from August of 2018!...
Posted: Sat Sep 29, 2018 9:08PM
image Berkeley: March and Rally Rages During Christine Ford/Kavanaugh Testimony 480_bamnmarchbest_1.jpg by BAMN Supporter
On September 27, a crowd of women and men organized by BAMN took to the streets of Berkeley shouting their support for Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. This is BAMN's third action since Dr. Ford's truth about Kavanaugh became public in the last two weeks....
Posted: Sat Sep 29, 2018 2:47AM
image The Attack On Julian Assange, Journalists, Democratic Rights, Labor & Imperialist War 480_journalists_support_assange_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
A public forum was held on the attack on Julian Assange, journalists, democratic rights, labor and imperialist war on September 16, 2018. The forum focused on why Assange is under attack by both capitalist political parties and the role of Wikileaks in exposing the crimes of US imperialism and the corrupt capitalist parties, politicians and the billionaires who run these capitalist governments....
Posted: Thu Sep 27, 2018 9:02AM
image Breaking: Proud Boys Leader Says Group is Toxic, Destructive 480_docl6w4v4aaefdj_1.jpg by Unapologetic Anti-fascist
After the revelation that a Berkeley City Councilmember had a private meeting with the Bay Area Proud Boys, messages show the leader of the Proud Boys admitted that the group's spirit is "toxic and destructive."...
Posted: Wed Sep 26, 2018 4:31PM
image California Nurses Association Endorses Cat Brooks for Mayor 480_catbrooksformayor-2018_1.jpg by CNA
“Registered nurses are proud to endorse Cat Brooks for mayor of Oakland because of her inspiring vision for the city and her track record of activism and advocacy for social, economic, and racial justice.”...
Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2018 8:20PM
image Proud Boys Fascists Met With Berkeley City Councilman Ben Bartlett 480_proudboys_berkeley_1.jpg by Northern California Anti-Racist Action
NoCARA recently received an anonymous submission of documents disclosing communications as well as a meeting that took place between Berkeley City Councilman Ben Bartlett, conservative activist Ryoga Vee, and Bay Area Proud Boy Jarod Flores. This news comes at a time when Councilman Bartlett is under fire for abusing his authority on multiple occasions in order to avoid traffic tickets, and the Berkeley City Council and Berkeley police are facing backlash from the community after Berkeley PD ...
Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:36PM
audio KPFA Local Station Board 9-15-18 meeting public comments (audio/x-wav 260.6mb) by DJ Mouse
..via No Lies Radio...Ann Garrison bring a petition in support of the world's premier scribe...Wikileaks founder Julian Assange...to a resistant board...to the shock of Daniel Elsberg...and a chorus of listeners bring us one for Bonnie Faulkner...another of the station's most fearless...in 90 second bites......
Posted: Sat Sep 22, 2018 11:43AM
image Whole Foods Gets Restraining Order on Animal Rights Activists to Stop Protests at Berkeley Store 480_dxe_waynehsiung_wholefoods_1.jpg by DxE
Citing Investigations of Animal Cruelty, Activists Plan to Escalate Demonstrations Despite Court Ruling...
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:56AM
text Cat Brooks’ Campaign for Mayor Raises Over $100,000 in Grassroots Donations by Oakland Post
Oakland mayoral candidate Cat Brooks announced that her campaign contributions have surpassed $100,000 in grassroots donations....
Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 4:04PM
image Stop Outsourcing Our Jobs! SEIU UHW Kaiser Workers Rally On Labor Day At Oakland Kaiser 480_seiu_uhw_kaiser_labor_day_march9-3-18_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Thousands of SEIU UHW Kaiser workers rallied on Labor Day September 3, 2018, at the Kaiser Oakland to protest the outsourcing by Kaiser management of pharmacy workers, drivers and other workers. They also want a two-tier wage scale in California....
Posted: Tue Sep 18, 2018 5:20PM