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imageLook Who's Marching in Mountain View
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by 4reproductiverights
March starting point was Caltrain Station and ending point was Gateway Park. Time to line the ECR! Mountain View, CA...
Posted: Tue, May 17, 2022 1:37am PDT
imageEarth Day in Palo Alto
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by Planet Lover
Earth Day this year coincided with calls for reproductive justice....
Posted: Sat, May 7, 2022 3:24am PDT
imagePalo Alto Calls for Peace in Ukraine Noon and Night Pt. II
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by Gail Schreuter
Enthusiasm is high in Palo Alto, California for supporting the people of Ukraine. On March 6, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom organized a noon action near the entrance of Stanford University. In the evening of the same day, Multifaith Voices for Peace led a second vigil....
Posted: Mon, Mar 7, 2022 3:27pm PST
imagePalo Alto Calls for Peace in Ukraine Noon and Night Pt. I
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by Gail Schreuter
Enthusiasm is high in Palo Alto, California for supporting the people of Ukraine. On March 6, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom organized a noon action near the entrance of Stanford University. In the evening of the same day, Multifaith Voices for Peace led a second vigil....
Posted: Mon, Mar 7, 2022 3:34am PST
calendarPalo Alto: Silent Vigil for Peace in Ukraine
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by WILPF Peninsula
Intersection of Embarcadero and El Camino Real Next to Town and Country Shopping Center 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto 94301...
Event Date: Sun, Mar 6, 2022 12:00pm PST
Posted: Wed, Mar 2, 2022 2:27am PST
videoVigorous Abortion Justice Rally and Direct Action, downtown Palo Alto (video/quicktime 71.2MB) by Lis Cox
Youth and Elders united in Palo Alto on Valentines Day to vigorously demand Abortion Justice. A busy intersection was blocked 3 times for a min in direct action....
Posted: Sat, Feb 19, 2022 9:25am PST
imageStanford Stands for Choice on Valentine's Day
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by Valentina Rose
Activists in Palo Alto shut down a major downtown intersection during rush hour to call attention to an impending crisis. The US Supreme Court is poised to dismantle Roe v. Wade if immediate and mass action doesn't stop it....
Posted: Fri, Feb 18, 2022 3:06am PST
imageMemorial Service & Demand for Justice for Chinedu Valentine Okobi
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by Ruth Robertson
A resident of San Mateo County is nine times more likely to get arrested if they are a Black person than if they were white. It can happen just as it did to Chinedu Okobi. On February 13, Okobi's birthday, a memorial event was held at the approximate location where Okobi was tased to death by county sheriff's deputies on October 3, 2018....
Posted: Thu, Feb 17, 2022 4:13am PST
imageWhole Foods Protest on Bezos' Birthday
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by Dancing in the Street Out in Front
On a national day of action to Support Amazon Workers, Raging Grannies, Vigil for Democracy, and Dance of Peace protested in the street in front of Whole Foods in Palo Alto....
Posted: Fri, Jan 14, 2022 9:48pm PST
calendarProtest Amazon Union Busting
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by Raging Grannies in Solidarity with Labor
Whole Foods 774 Emerson St. Downtown Palo Alto...
Event Date: Wed, Jan 12, 2022 3:00pm PST
Posted: Mon, Jan 10, 2022 6:13am PST
imageDemonstration in San Mateo on Anniversary of U.S. Capitol Insurrection
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by RG
photos by Jim Colton, Probonophoto.org please credit the photographer...
Posted: Sat, Jan 8, 2022 4:34am PST
imageSurprise Protests at War Profiteers Boeing and Lockheed Martin in Silicon Valley
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by Action Report
Noisy visitors descended on two of the "Big 5" war companies in Menlo Park and Palo Alto on December 10. Members of CodePink, the Raging Grannies, Bay Area Sunrise Movement, Vigil for Democracy, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and others joined in protest. Activists delivered messages demanding the war profiteers transition to life-enhancing business instead of making a killing on killing....
Posted: Fri, Dec 17, 2021 12:28am PST
videoStrike for Choice in Palo Alto — We Don't Talk to Police (video/quicktime 18.7MB) by Vigil for Democracy
Whole Foods Palo Alto called the police on peaceful pro-choice protestors the afternoon of Dec 1. The action was led by Raging Grannies Action League, who model how to interact with police. “We have no leader.” “We don’t talk to police.” Video is 58 secs....
Posted: Thu, Dec 2, 2021 7:39am PST
imageSan Mateo County Sheriff Says They Will Stop Transfers to ICE Agents
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by Ruth Robertson
A week after San Mateo County residents spoke out overwhelmingly against ICE transfers by local authorities at their annual TRUTH Act Forum, Sheriff Bolanos finally bowed to pressure....
Posted: Wed, Nov 10, 2021 4:26pm PST
textCalifornia Delays Some Dungeness Crab Fishing to Protect Whales by Center for Biological Diversity
Announcement Comes After Humpback Entanglement in Crab Gear...
Posted: Tue, Nov 2, 2021 11:02am PDT
image"Mark, You're Fired": Demonstrators Demand Zuckerberg's Removal
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by Facebook Users Unite
What was the ruckus in front of the Palo Alto home of Mark Zuckerberg on the afternoon of October 17? A caravan of about 20 cars that started with a decorating party at a nearby school parking lot descended on the Crescent Park neighborhood of the Facebook CEO...with their demand....
Posted: Wed, Oct 20, 2021 2:49am PDT
imageDay Workers in Mountain View Mark 25 Years with Celebration
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by Felicity
Music by Los Jornaleros del Norte and others, dance performances by Orgullo Latino Mountain View High School and more! It's been 25 years since the Mountain View Day Worker Center was established and the community of this city celebrated with great flair. Thank you day workers!...
Posted: Wed, Oct 20, 2021 12:22am PDT
videoGet the Zuck Out! Short Video from the Action at Marc Zuckerberg's home in Palo Alto (video/quicktime 62.3MB) by Lis Cox
Very short video from the rousing loud car caravan and street action in front of Marc Zuckerberg's home in Palo Alto....
Posted: Mon, Oct 18, 2021 12:19pm PDT
imageResistance to SB 8: "We Out!"
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by Judge Cordell on Texas Abortion Ban
On the same day more than 650 other protests against Texas' anti-abortion raged across the nation, in Mountain View, California, 500 people heard LaDoris Hazzard Cordell compare SB 8 and the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850. "It is as striking as it is frightening," said the retired judge of the Superior Court of California and former Independent Police Auditor. The following is the text of her speech....
Posted: Fri, Oct 15, 2021 5:01pm PDT
imageRedwood City Says Bans Off Our Bodies!
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by RWS
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a challenge to Roe v. Wade this year. On October 3 the Raging Grannies held a rally in Redwood City in solidarity with Radical Women's national day of mobilization for reproductive justice....
Posted: Mon, Oct 11, 2021 3:33am PDT