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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
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
calendarProtest: Let's Tell Mark Zuckerberg to Get the Zuck Out!
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by Facebook Users Union, others
Edgewood Drive, Palo Alto CA...
Event Date: Sun Oct 17, 2021 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Oct 5, 2021 10:47PM
imagePeace Sculpture Dedication on the Peninsula
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by Ruth Robertson
Members of the Peninsula/Palo Alto Branch of Women's International League of Peace and Freedom held a peace sculpture dedication ceremony on September 24 on the campus of Menlo College....
Posted: Sat Sep 25, 2021 11:53PM
textStanford University resident assistants strike over COVID-19, wages by Gabriel Black (WSWS repost)
The strike by the University’s resident assistants at over two dozen student dormitories sheds light on the increasingly impossible situation facing students and student workers....
Posted: Mon Sep 6, 2021 9:59AM
imageStudents for a Carbon Fee & Dividend Rally
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by San Mateo Saturday
Dozens of college and high school students who make up the group Citizens Climate Lobby San Mateo Youth launched a demonstration, the “Students for a Carbon Fee & Dividend Rally” on August 21. They heard from many speakers and shouted their own messages through bullhorns as well as from a podium....
Posted: Fri Sep 3, 2021 4:36AM
imageProtesters Demand San Mateo County Law Enforcement Accountability
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by Strong Coalition of Support
On June 12 in Redwood City, protesters challenged the San Mateo County system that continues to police and kill Black and brown bodies at drastically higher rates than white bodies....
Posted: Wed Jun 16, 2021 4:38AM
calendarEnd Poverty! San Mateo Rally for HR 438: Third Reconstruction w/ CA PPC by CA Poor People's Campaign
San Mateo Office of Rep. Speier, 155 Bovet Rd, San Mateo, CA 94402 Masks and Safety Distancing Required...
Event Date: Mon Jun 7, 2021 11:00AM
Posted: Sun Jun 6, 2021 8:30AM
calendarRally/March: Demand Law Enforcement Accountability in San Mateo County by SMC Coalition for Accountability
Rally Starts at 2200 Broadway, Redwood City in the Old Courthouse Plaza across from the historic Fox Theater...
Event Date: Sat Jun 12, 2021 11:00AM
Posted: Thu Jun 3, 2021 8:39PM
imageLos Altos Commemorates Death of George Floyd with March/Rally
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by Justice Vanguard Takes the Lead
Justice Vanguard is a grassroots racial justice organization that focuses on creating change through education and positive awareness. The youth group organized a 1.5 mile march from Los Altos High School to a busy intersection at the border of Mountain View and Los Altos, where students and community members spilled into the street, blocked traffic and rallied on the busy El Camino Real....
Posted: Fri May 28, 2021 2:15AM
calendarProtest for Palestine by Angela
Lytton Plaza (Downtown Palo Alto)...
Event Date: Fri May 21, 2021 6:00PM
Posted: Thu May 20, 2021 7:02PM
imageOrganize! Decolonize! Get Radicalized!
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by Best Signs at a Stop Asian Hate Rally
Sentiment at a Stop Asian Hate rally in Palo Alto on May 2....
Posted: Wed May 5, 2021 4:11AM
imageJustice for Roger Allen! Protest in Daly City
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by Another Black Man Killed by Police
On April 15, in the San Francisco suburb of Daly City, dozens of demonstrators gathered to protest the shooting of Roger Allen by police....
Posted: Thu Apr 22, 2021 5:11AM
imageMountain View--Rising Up Against Anti-Asian Discrimination
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by No More Silence
Chanting "Stop the Violence--No More Silence," more than 500 demonstrators marched from the vicinity of the historic Caltrain Station at the end of Castro Street to rally in the Mountain View City Hall Plaza on April 11....
Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2021 10:24PM
imageSunrise Movement Calls on Congresswoman to Sign the Good Jobs Pledge
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by Climate Emergency Is Now
In Palo Alto, members of Silicon Valley Sunrise Movement called on Congresswoman Anna Eshoo to sign the Good Jobs for All Pledge. While she did not sign the pledge, she sent a letter assuring the group she shares their concerns....
Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2021 4:56AM
imageSpirit of Love, Show of Strength at Rally Opposing Violence Against Asians
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by Hundreds Line the El Camino Real in Redwood City
Spirit of love, show of strength, and commitment to resistance in the air and on placards in the Silicon Valley community of Redwood City--the date was March 27, eleven days after hate crime mass shooting in Atlanta....
Posted: Sat Apr 3, 2021 2:47AM
imageBrisbane Pacific Islanders, Asians and Allies Rally
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by Hate Has No Place Here
Over 500 people gathered in the Brisbane Community Park on March 20 to say "hate has no place here."...
Posted: Thu Mar 25, 2021 12:35AM
imageRallies Against Anti-Asian Sentiment on Both Sides of the Bay
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by R.R.
Youth organized protests calling for an end to hate directed at Asians and Asian-Americans on February 27. One was in San Mateo, the other in Oakland....
Posted: Mon Mar 1, 2021 3:53AM
imageJunipero Serra statue vandalized in San Mateo County
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by bay area anarchists
White supremacist symbol of colonization thoroughly defaced in solidarity with indigenous resistance...
Posted: Sun Feb 7, 2021 3:16AM
imageThree-Part Protest in Mountain View
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by CalCare Means Single Payer Healthcare for CA
In a California statewide day of action, health care professionals and activists rallied to enact a single-payer health care plan for the state--California Guaranteed Health Care for All, known as CalCare....
Posted: Sun Feb 7, 2021 3:15AM