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calendarMarch for Black Lives: Reclaim South San Francisco
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by Russell Lee
In front of the South San Francisco Municipal Building, 33 Arroyo Drive, South San Francisco, CA 94080...
Event Date: Sun Jul 5, 2020 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 1, 2020 1:08PM
imageProtesters Switch Destination at Last Minute, March on Menlo Park Police Station Pt 2
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by Remembering Black Lives Murdered
A June 25 rally was purportedly to target FaceBook for paying for a substation and police salaries near their headquarters in Menlo Park. This is Part 2 of a two part report. Part 1 is at Link....
Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2020 5:11AM
imageProtesters Switch Destination at Last Minute, March on Menlo Park Police Station Pt 1
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by Remembering Black Lives Murdered
A June 25 rally was purportedly to target FaceBook for paying for a substation and police salaries near their headquarters in Menlo Park....
Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2020 4:45AM
imageTwo Protests Takeover Streets on Juneteenth in Palo Alto
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by Midnite Street Artists
Women occupied the street in front of Palo Alto City Hall from 2am on Juneteenth to paint a giant B-L-M on Hamilton Ave, shutting down the roadway in both directions. Protests followed at noon and 5pm creating more street closures....
Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2020 9:28PM
imageRally and March Show LGBTQ+ and Menlo Park Community Stand with Black Lives Matter
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by Community Rising
Students from high schools in Menlo Park and Palo Alto pulled together an event that drew community members from the surrounding area and San Francisco. After a rally they took over several Menlo Park streets with a noisy march....
Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2020 2:52PM
imageVictory for San Mateo Co. Inmates After Ten Day Hunger Strike
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by R. Robertson
Protesters’ voices have finally been heard after a 10 day hunger strike at San Mateo County’s Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City. [Photo of anti-police brutality activist Missy at a rally at the historic old courthouse in Redwood City on June 21.]...
Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2020 8:46AM
videoProtesters Rally, March to Redwood City Jail to Tell Prisoners "We Are Here for You" (video/quicktime 23.2MB) by Defund the Police State
On June 21, San Mateo County residents cried out in support of diverting funds from police back to the community....
Posted: Mon Jun 22, 2020 4:48AM
imageBLM Demonstrators Calling for Racial Justice March on Facebook HQ
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by R. Robertson
On June 12, hundreds of Black Lives Matter protesters demanded Facebook stop funding local police by marching on the social media giant's headquarters in Menlo Park....
Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:15AM
image"Equality Is the Soul of Liberty" Peaceful Protest in Palo Alto Pt. II
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by R. Robertson
At a rally in Palo Alto's King Plaza on June 6, protesters called out loudly for defunding the Palo Alto Police Department. After the rally of thousands, they marched a 4.6 mile route through the city....
Posted: Tue Jun 16, 2020 4:53AM
calendarBlack Lives Matter - Justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor - East Palo Alto
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by Tha Hood Squad
Jack Farrell Park 2509 Fordham St East Palo Alto, CA...
Event Date: Fri Jun 12, 2020 5:00PM
Posted: Thu Jun 11, 2020 11:15AM
imageLos Altos High School Students Bring Demands to BLM Protest
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by Teens Lead the Way
Los Altos High School students, incensed by racially charged police violence, organized and led a march/rally on June 5....
Posted: Thu Jun 11, 2020 4:43AM
image"Equality Is the Soul of Liberty" Peaceful Protest in Palo Alto Pt. I
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by R. Robertson
Speakers called for major structural change in policing policies, with some protesters demanding defunding of the Palo Alto Police Department at a rally of thousands on June 6. Photos here are of the rally at King Plaza. Pt. II will feature photos of the 4 mile march through downtown streets and Palo Alto neighborhoods....
Posted: Tue Jun 9, 2020 6:00AM
imageJustice for Chinedu and Peninsula DSA Hold March For Justice
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by Leon K and Ruth R
Protest blocks thoroughfare and rallies in front of Police Department...
Posted: Mon Jun 8, 2020 10:44PM
calendarMarch for Justice--Defund the Police
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by Peninsula DSA/Justice for Chinedu
Capuchino Public High School 1501 Magnolia Ave. San Bruno, CA...
Event Date: Sun Jun 7, 2020 5:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 5, 2020 3:35PM
imageProtesters in Palo Alto Masked Up and Close Together
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by Racism is a Dire Health Threat
On May 31 protesters spurred by the murder of George Floyd wore masks of many varieties, but social distancing was difficult. When asked about the 6 feet rule, some said they hadn't noticed how close they were to fellow demonstrators. Others said racism is a dire health threat that demands protest....
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2020 4:12PM
imageProtesters March on Zuckerberg's House, Call Him Out for Donating Millions to Menlo Park Police
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by East Palo Alto Report
Residents of East Palo Alto and the residential section of Menlo Park that abuts Facebook headquarters, Belle Haven, moved on Mark Zuckerberg's home on the evening of June 1....
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2020 3:12AM
imageGravestones in Garden for George Floyd and Others Murdered by Police Pt. II
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by White Silence Equals White Consent
In Palo Alto on May 31, the Raging Grannies and members of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom paid respect to 8 Black Americans murdered by police, including two women. Neighbors participated and shared sentiments....
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 2:16AM
imageGravestones in Garden for George Floyd and Others Murdered by Police Pt. I
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by Palo Alto Report
In Palo Alto on May 31, the Raging Grannies and members of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom paid respect to 8 Black Americans murdered by police, including two women. There are many more whose names should not be forgotten....
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 12:58AM
imageCeremony Marks 100,000 US Deaths from COVID-19
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by Palo Alto Protest
Neighbors joined in, everyone observing safe distancing for a brief ceremony in Palo Alto on May 26. Less than 24 hours later, the count was official...100,000 in the US have died of COVID-19....
Posted: Thu May 28, 2020 1:56AM
imageFed-up Facebook Users Urge Shareholders To “Wake The Zuck Up" : Protesters Projected Messa
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by Fed Up Facebook User
Don’t Let Facebook ZUCK Up our Democracy, a coalition of media advocacy organizations, human rights groups, pro-democracy activists, and fed-up Facebook users projected messages to Facebook shareholders on the evening before the annual Facebook shareholders meeting. The messages were projected onto Facebook's San Francisco offices at 181 Fremont Street....
Posted: Wed May 27, 2020 5:10PM