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imageBackups at US West Coast ports cause disruptions to trade network, speedups for workers
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by Claude Delphian (WSWS repost)
The increased strain on the seaport system is intensifying efforts to restructure the industry to make US trade more competitive in the world economy, and thus place a greater burden upon longshoremen and other logistics workers....
Posted: Mon Aug 2, 2021 8:02AM
videoUpdate from the Streets! (video/mp4 410.4MB) by Berkeley Copwatch
Evictions loom large for Berkeley's unhoused community and Copwatch says: HELL NO! [video is 3:20]...
Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 9:57PM
imageStop Billionaire Fisher's Land Grab! Oakland City Hall Rally Against Port Privatization
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by Labor Video Project
A rally was held on July 20, 2021 to oppose the sale of Howard Terminal at the Port of Oakland to billionaire GAP A's owner John Fisher for a stadium, hotels and 3,000 million dollar condos. The City Council voted to give him $345 million of state, federal and local funding to build the infrastructure....
Posted: Tue Jul 27, 2021 11:36AM
imageRevolutionary Persistence: Daniel Savio on S.F. Mime Troupe’s 62nd Season
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by John Malkin
Interview with San Francisco Mime Troupe musical director Daniel Savio - print and audio podcast. Originally broadcast on KZSC 88.1 FM / kzsc.org....
Posted: Mon Jul 26, 2021 9:18PM
imageOakland Maritime Workers Protest Sale of Howard Terminal To Billionaire A's Owner Fisher
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by Labor Viideo Project
Maritime workers from ILWU Local 10, SUP and MMP spoke out at Oakland City Hall to protest the sale of Howard Terminal to A's GAP billionaire owner John Fisher. The rally took place before the vote on July 20, 2021...
Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2021 11:15PM
imageFisher, STOP THE GREED! ILWU 10 & Community Activists Speak Out To Protest Port Theft
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by Labor Video Project
A press conference was held at the Howard Terminal in the Port of Oakland to oppose the sale of the terminal to billionaire John Fisher, owner of GAP and the A's for a stadium and 3,000 condos....
Posted: Mon Jul 19, 2021 10:24PM
imageThe A.W.O.L. sailors of the USS Midway in Alameda and San Francisco during the early 70s
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by Lynda Carson
The USS Midway in 1975 Off The Coast of Vietnam:...
Posted: Mon Jul 19, 2021 2:42AM
imageCommissioner of Baseball, Robert D. Manfred Jr., threatens Oakland
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by Lynda Carson
Oakland A's:...
Posted: Tue Jul 13, 2021 10:20PM
imageHow the Sackler family got away with mass murder, and avoided prison in the process
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by Lynda Carson
Big Pharma Gets Away With Mass Murder:...
Posted: Fri Jul 9, 2021 10:19PM
imageRallies in Bay Area for Voting Rights
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Bay Area residents mobilizing to demand Congress fight voter suppression and pass the For the People Act...
Posted: Thu Jul 8, 2021 2:12PM
imageILWU & Fight Against Zionist Shipping Line ZIM In Oakland & West Coast
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by Labor Video Project
ILWU Local 10 retired member Jack Heyman is interviewed about the struggle against the Israeli shipping line ZIM and the action by ILWU longshore workers in Oakland and the West Coast to abide by picket lines....
Posted: Tue Jun 29, 2021 6:45PM
imageJournalism Is Not A Crime! War Crimes Are! Oakland Meet For Assange With Brother & Father
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by Labor Video Project
A solidarity meeting was held for Julian Assange that included Julian Assange's brother and father....
Posted: Mon Jun 28, 2021 12:17AM
audioEverything you wanted to know about the George Floyd Uprising (but were afraid to ask) (audio/mpeg 48.8MB) by @
Audio recording of the 'Everything you wanted to know about the George Floyd Uprising (but were afraid to ask)' talk on June 3rd, 2021 in Oakland, CA...
Posted: Thu Jun 24, 2021 1:04PM
imageUnhoused and Supporters Demand "Support not Sweeps" at Caltrans HQ
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by Leon Kunstenaar - CA Solidarity Coalition
Street theater, song and dance in protest in Oakland at 111 Grand Ave....
Posted: Wed Jun 23, 2021 10:37AM
imagePG&E power outages affect Juneteenth celebrations in Alameda County
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by Lynda carson
PG&E Power Outages Affect New Federal Holiday Juneteenth Celebrations:...
Posted: Sat Jun 19, 2021 11:29PM
imageBay Area Celebrates Juneteenth with "Abolish Police" Banners
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by anonymous
Two banners appeared today on Yerba Buena Island on the Bay Bridge reading "Abolish" and "Police." By re-centering the abolitionist cause of the holiday's origin, this message celebrated Juneteenth in true Bay Area fashion....
Posted: Sat Jun 19, 2021 5:49PM
calendarSupport Not Sweeps! Rally at CalTrans District 4 Headquarters by California Solidarity Coalition
111 Grand Ave., Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Tue Jun 22, 2021 2:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 18, 2021 4:15PM
textWhat The City of Oakland Isn't Telling You About How They Obstruct Affordable Housing by POOR Magazine
For nearly 10 years, organizers at POOR Magazine, a poor/houseless/Black, Brown and Indigenous people-led grassroots organization deep in the heart of East Oakland, have been building Homefulness, a permanent housing solution with 8 no-cost housing units for formerly houseless individuals and families. It doesn’t get more affordable than free, but Homefulness has taken 10+ years to build due mostly to an endless barrage of permit and inspection fees, impossible timelines, and fines for taking...
Posted: Mon Jun 14, 2021 5:45PM
calendarOakland Rally for HR 438: Third Reconstruction w/ CA Poor People's Campaign
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by CA Poor People's Campaign
Oakland District Office, 1 Kaiser Plaza, Oakland, CA 94612 Masks and Safety Distancing Required...
Event Date: Mon Jun 7, 2021 11:00AM
Posted: Sun Jun 6, 2021 8:24AM
imageProtesters Prevent Unloading of Israeli Ship
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by Leon Kunstenaar - AROC event notice
Attempting to avoid protesters, ZIM freighter hung out off California coasts for two weeks, only to be prevented from unloading in Oakland....
Posted: Fri Jun 4, 2021 9:06PM