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image No Fascism, No Censorship, March on Verizon in Palo Alto. 480_4gransfascism_1.jpg by Raging Grannies Action League
Photos may be used for non-commercial projects, Please credit the photographer. Unless otherwise identified, all are by Chris Cassel www.probonophoto.org...
Posted: Sun Dec 10, 2017 6:41AM
image March on Verizon for Net Neutrality 480_probonoccgrnsglobal_1.jpg by Raging Grannies Action League
Photos are free for reuse for non-commercial purposes. Please credit photographers Teri Vershel or Chris Cassell www.probonophoto.org Top photo by Chris Cassell...
Posted: Sat Dec 9, 2017 11:20PM
calendar Net Neutrality Demonstration San Mateo by Team Internet, DemandProgress.org
SAN MATEO: Verizon store, 2290 Bridgepointe PKWY, San Mateo, CA 94404...
Event Date: Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:00AM
Posted: Fri Nov 24, 2017 7:16PM
calendar Palo Alto: Action at Verizon for Net Neutrality by Raging Grannies Action League
PALO ALTO: March from Downtown Palo Alto Verizon Store to Lytton Plaza across the street and in between. Corner of University Ave/Emerson St. 219 University Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301...
Event Date: Thu Dec 7, 2017 4:30PM
Posted: Fri Nov 24, 2017 6:31PM
image Police Action in East Palo Alto Displaces RV Dwellers 480_epalogo_1.jpg by R. Robertson
75 protesters blocked a street in East Palo Alto to protect families at a police action at 8 am on November 15th. A tow truck pulled up to haul away a dozen RV's occupied mostly by working people, some with children. The RV residents received less than 24 hours notice of an emergency eviction ordinance put in place by the city....
Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 2:16AM
image Censorship Committee of Palo Alto Banishes Public Art Piece 480_eggbyav_1.jpg by Susan Smith
Speaking in its own voice, the 7 foot tall egg-shaped public artwork sculpture brought its "anti-war/questioning the use of technology" message to the Censorship Committee of Palo Alto. Adriana Varella's sculpture appealed to the censoring group (also known as the Public Art Commission) at a meeting in Palo Alto City Hall on November 16. Despite requests from Palo Alto residents to give more time for public input, members of the committee, with hard hearts, voted unanimously and immediately ...
Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 4:14AM
image Sculpture Loved by Folks from Anarchists to Art Lovers On Chopping Block 480_ddna2opa_1.jpg by Susan Smith
On November 16 the Public Art Commission of Palo Alto voted unanimously to remove the artwork of Adriana Varella from the city’s public art collection. "Digital DNA", a seven foot tall egg shaped sculpture made of recycled circuit boards, imparts a political message—that technology generated by Silicon Valley has a far-reaching impact. It conveys that modern technology can enslave us, and reminds the viewer that technology is also used for warfare. In protest of the commission's decision, the...
Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 3:49AM
text Pacifica rent control Measure C fails to pass by Lynda Carson
Measure C, the rent stabilization and just cause eviction protections measure failed to pass in Pacifica after the realtors, landlords, and California Apartment Association spent a fortune to frighten the public with false horror stories, about the much needed renter protections!...
Posted: Wed Nov 8, 2017 1:32AM
image Protesters Demand Banks Stop Financing Desecration of the Earth 480_divesttopbest_1.jpg by Susan Smith
On October 23rd protesters in Palo Alto demanded that banks stop financing human rights abuses, repression of indigenous rights, and desecration of the earth. There was much discussion in the crowd about closing bank accounts from the Big Banks and depositing money in credit unions instead. In addition to indigenous speakers, a representative from the Public Bank of Oakland spoke about the possibility of a new kind of banking. Top photo: Kanyon raises a fist. She is from Indian Canyon near...
Posted: Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:39PM
image Street Theater Depicts GOP’s Latest Effort to Repeal Obamacare 480_acamvtombstonees_1.jpg by R. Robertson
Resurrected victims of healthcare cuts rose from mock graves in Mountain View on Tuesday....
Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2017 9:26PM
calendar Health Care Protest: Save ACA "Die" in by TWW: Together We Will, Palo Alto Mtn. View
Mountain View: Median in front Of Kaiser @ 555 Castro Street, Mountain View 94041...
Event Date: Tue Sep 26, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 25, 2017 6:19PM
image Mountain View Voices Against Hate 480_chartrumpcaricsdh_1.jpg by via Action League
photos by Deborah Hoag please credit photographer...
Posted: Sun Aug 20, 2017 10:35AM
image Mountain View Rally Against Hate 480_charindylargemvsign_1.jpg by Mary S.
Photos by Mary...
Posted: Sun Aug 20, 2017 2:00AM
image DoJ Targets DreamHost, Activists Call for Push Back 480_chartrudsign_1.jpg by Mary Smith
Raging Grannies member Trudy Reagan was shocked by the broad search warrant sought by the Justice Department targeting DreamHost. She called on activists to push back against the DoJ at a rally in Mountain View, CA today to the cheers of fellow activists. The rally was called to rebuke white supremacist groups that staged violent demonstrations in Charlottesville and counter a scheduled (but postponed) March on Google....
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 11:45PM
image After Google Fires Misogynistic Engineer, Feminists React at Mountain View Demo 480_charwomentech_1.jpg by Mary Smith
Jack Posobiec is is best known as a Trump supporter and for advancing conspiracy theories such as “Pizzagate". He hastily scrubbed a protest he organized to be held at Google HQ in Mountain View CA today, citing “credible Alt-Left terrorist threats”. Counter-protesters to his right wing demo gathered nonetheless, calling out Posobiec and fired Google software engineer James Damore, saying both are misogynists....
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 8:06PM
image Technology, Workers and Silicon Valley-Frontline Views From Silicon Valley 480_tech-workers-justice-coalition_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
At the 2017 LaborTech conference there was a presentation on Technology, Workers and Silicon Valley-Frontline Views From Silicon Valley with organizers and tech workers....
Posted: Tue Aug 1, 2017 9:03PM
image Not Waiting for the Next Republican Healthcare Attack, Demonstration in San Mateo 480_smhealthseiularge_1.jpg by R. Robertson
Top photo: SEIU member waves as cars on the busy El Camino Real honk in approval of the protest...
Posted: Sat Jul 29, 2017 7:58PM
calendar San Mateo Rally: Healthcare for All by Robertson
El Camino at 3rd. San Mateo....
Event Date: Sat Jul 29, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Fri Jul 28, 2017 1:41PM
image Reaction: Trump Withdraws US from Paris Climate Agreement 480_trumpclimateaccord_1.jpg by Raging Grannies Action League
Tune: Home on the Range Under Obama we, As a country agreed To work hard to prevent climate change But today Mr. Trump, put us down in the dumps It’s no wonder we think he’s deranged...
Posted: Thu Jun 1, 2017 11:55PM
image Signs and Skit Against ICE in Mountain View 480_icegiggailagent_1.jpg by Action League
See photos: “ICE out of California--Support SB 54!” "No ICE in our Town!" and a skit in which a Raging Granny in ICE costume gets tied up....
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 3:11PM