image Alameda County Sheriff's Office Retweets and Follows Nazi Accounts 480_acso-spencer-screenshot_1.jpg by Critical Resistance
“If county officials are appalled at the Sheriff’s Department retweet of white supremacy, they need to take action and put an end to its equally racist and appalling practices and programs, such as Urban Shield, immigrant detention and collaboration with ICE, and jail expansion.”...
Posted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 3:41PM
image Onward: A Statement from Eric Clanton 480_support-eric-clanton_1.jpg by Eric Clanton and Supporters
Eric Clanton releases first public statement since being targeted by the right and arrest this spring....
Posted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 1:36PM
image Indybay Co-Founder Kaye "Nana" Griffin Passes On 480_kaye-nana-griffin-indybay-cofounder_1.jpg by Indybay
The Indybay Collective has learned that Kaye "Nana" Griffin, an Indybay co-founder, passed on last week....
Posted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:12PM
video Say No to Hate in the Bay: Oakland Solidarity with Charlottesville, Aug 13, 2017 (video) (video/mp4 31.1mb) by Dave Id
After a fascist mob attacked a small groups of UVA student counter-protesters the night before, the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, turned deadly on August 12 when nazi enthusiast James Alex Fields of Ohio deliberately sped his car into a crowd of antifa, killing thirty-two year old anti-racism activist and Charlottesville native Heather Heyer. Nineteen others were injured in the attack, some critically. Separately, other anti-fascists were physically assaulted in the v...
Posted: Mon Aug 14, 2017 7:14PM
image From Oakland to Charlottesville: Love & Solidarity 480_oakland-to-charlottesville-8-12-17-1_1.jpg by Solidarity Is Our Weapon
Over 1,000 people gathered in downtown Oakland on Saturday night within hours of hearing news of the deadly clashes in Charlottesville. Our hearts are heavy and our blood boils with the murder of Heather Heyer. We send love to the dozens of comrades wounded and now healing from the white nationalist and fascist attacks. But more than anything else, we are inspired by the fierce resistance and bravery demonstrated by those who defeated the Nazis, KKK and Alt-Right in Charlottesville....
Posted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 4:47PM
image Black Coalition Sends Open Letter to Mayor Schaaf Demanding Answers on OPD Actions 480_oaklandpost_0617-2016-libbyschaaf-1170x658_1.jpg by Oakland Post
We, the undersigned, are concerned by your lack of control over the Oakland Police Department (OPD) and the resulting impact on the African American community. The Department’s continuing lack of respect for the African American community as evidenced by Dr. Jennifer Eberhardt’s recent report, and OPD’s failure to address systemic racial inequities in policing policies after 14 years of a Negotiated Settlement Agreement (NSA) is extremely problematic....
Posted: Mon Aug 7, 2017 1:14PM
calendar Warning: Oakland's Stork Club to Host The Mentors' Anti-Antifa Rape Rock Tour 480_mentors-rape-rock_1.jpg by no platform
2330 Telegraph Ave Oakland, CA 94612 (510) 444-6174...
Event Date: Tue Sep 5, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Sat Aug 5, 2017 5:08PM
text Strong rent control laws will slow rent hikes & homelessness by Lynda Carson
A recent report on rent increases by Zillow reveals that rising rents create more homelessness!...
Posted: Fri Aug 4, 2017 8:55PM
image Please Save Berkeley's People's Park peoplesparkgarden.jpg by Darin
Poor social services in Berkeley and other civic aberrant negligence have contributed to the perceived negation and associated slander towards People's Park. But beyond a decades long insufficient response to human suffering and a lack of community concentration on the People's Park garden, and other aspects of the park that aren't directly linked to blight at all times, and often are, it is time to SAVE PEOPLE'S PARK!...
Posted: Thu Aug 3, 2017 7:28PM
calendar Court Support for Dejuan Hall & Jesse Buna Pretrial Conference & Pitchess Motion 480_20293064_1002936586512794_4853962627165185486_n_1.jpg by APTP (awf)
Solano County Superior Court, Fairfield, Ca Department 9 Room 209...
Event Date: Fri Aug 11, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 30, 2017 9:34AM
calendar Unity Through Reparations to the Black Community  480_jessegraphic2.0.jpg by Uhuru Movement
at the Uhuru House, 7911 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA ...
Event Date: Mon Jul 31, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Sun Jul 30, 2017 12:25AM
calendar Preserve, Improve, and Expand Social Security 480_2017-08-14-soc_sec_bday_rally_1.jpg by Michael Lyon
Oakland's Frank Ogawa Plaza Broadway and 14th St, 12th St BART Station....
Event Date: Mon Aug 14, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Sat Jul 29, 2017 9:46AM
image ILWU Dockworkers squeezed by automation, abandoned by politicians; 8-Year Contract A Threat 480_dockers_automation_tech_1.jpg by Jack Heyman
A conference on technology and longshore workers was held in San Francisco at ILWU Local 10. Retired ILWU Local 10 member and chair of the Transport Workers Solidarity Committee wrote an editorial about the effort of the bosses and top union officials to push an 8 year contract....
Posted: Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:04AM
text The Warriors: When Will the Excesses of Professional Sports End? by ntuit
How much does any one person need?...
Posted: Wed Jul 19, 2017 11:22PM
image Judge Orders Oakland Police Reforms, Says Mayor Schaaf Did Not Honor Her Word 480_thelton-henderson_1.jpg by Oakland Post
Following a hearing this week with Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and other top city officials, U.S. District Judge Thelton Henderson issued a court order Wednesday requiring the City of Oakland to reform how it conducts investigations of police misconduct. The judge’s order came in response to the June 21 report of a court investigator that found the city had “severely mishandled” the investigation into allegations that Oakland Police Department had sexually exploited underage teenager Celeste ...
Posted: Mon Jul 17, 2017 6:04PM
image Campaign to defund OPD challenges Oakland City Council 480_oaklandcouncilbudget-defundopd_1.jpg by Terri Kay, Workers World
Allied campaigns for a “People’s Budget,” led by the Defund OPD (Oakland Police Department) and Refund Oakland coalitions, forced the Oakland City Council’s “Conservative Caucus” to ram through their budget on June 29, using a legally questionable parliamentary maneuver. The council was up against a June 30 state deadline to pass a two-year budget....
Posted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:51PM
image Protesters Shut Down Oakland City Council Meeting, Call for Budget That Responds to Oakland's Needs 480_oakland-protest-2--1170x658_1_1_1.jpg by Ken Epstein, Oakland Post
In an act of civil disobedience, Oakland residents, city workers and community shut down the City Council budget meeting on June 26, preventing the council from approving the city’s 2017-2019 budget....
Posted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:47PM
calendar Prosecution Not Promotion - Protest OPD Promotions Ceremony by Anti Police-Terror Project
Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Ascension 4700 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, California 94602...
Event Date: Fri Jul 14, 2017 9:30AM
Posted: Thu Jul 13, 2017 4:10PM
image Berkeley: Trump Supporters Kicked Out of Town by Community 480_rhb_1.jpg by Antifa
Far-right Trump supporters attempted to antagonize and incite Berkeley residents. After confrontations with locals, they ended up calling the cops and fleeing the city with police protection....
Posted: Sun Jul 9, 2017 11:49AM
calendar Shut Down YIMBY Town 480_shut_down_1.jpg by ANTIFA
OAKSTOP : 1721 Broadway, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Fri Jul 14, 2017 9:00AM
Posted: Sat Jul 8, 2017 3:49PM