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imageWitches Gather at Mission San Rafael for Indigenous Activists
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by Supenca Abundia
A group of Witches gathered at Mission San Rafael during Sunday mass in support of the Indigenous Peoples Day 5 protestors who will return to court this week....
Posted: Sun Oct 10, 2021 7:55PM
imageVallejo Joins Nation With Its Own Women's March
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by Leon kunstenaar
From City Hall, through farmers market and waterfront...
Posted: Sat Oct 2, 2021 10:53PM
imagePoint Reyes Women’s Protest
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by Pat kunstenaar
Over 50 gathered in small West Marin town...
Posted: Sat Oct 2, 2021 9:41PM
imageTime and Again: An exhibition centering on Rigo 23’s statue of Native activist Leonard Peltier
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by Dan Bacher
This exhibit centers on "Leonard Peltier - Waiting," a mixed media 12 X 6 X 9 foot statue that is based on a painted self-portrait that Peltier painted from prison. The statue has been exhibited in four other venues, in Washington, DC; Los Angeles and San Francisco, according to Rigo 23....
Posted: Fri Sep 24, 2021 2:16PM
imageVictory in Sonoma County
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by National Union of Healthcare Workers
JULY 28TH, 2021 - Wellpath, one of the nation’s largest providers of prison healthcare services, has grown accustomed to securing no-bid contracts for its services in California. But NUHW members who work for Wellpath at the Sonoma County Jail this month successfully blocked a five-year contract extension that Wellpath thought was a done deal....
Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:47AM
imageResistance at Sausalito Camp Eviction
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by The Battle Is Not Over
An encampment near Dunphy Park was destroyed and residents evicted as the city of Sausalito forced residents out of their community. Resistors fought bravely but were told their new home would have to be an area that is muddy and close to a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ debris yard, where boats are taken from the water for destruction....
Posted: Sat Jul 17, 2021 2:43AM
imageFlowers and Candles Form Tribute to Black Lives Murdered
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by 1st Anniversary of George Floyd
Photos from a vigil held in Mill Valley on May 25th....
Posted: Sat May 29, 2021 1:07AM
textSelf Serving Pro-Growth Media by Marissa Land
How power and control is affecting Sonoma County....
Posted: Wed May 12, 2021 2:36PM
textWealth Issues in Sonoma County by Madison Young
This piece focuses on the issues revolving around the building of the Green Music Center, while Sonoma County is facing a poverty and homelessness crisis....
Posted: Wed May 12, 2021 11:31AM
imageIn San Rafael a Vigil--Justice for Mario Gonzalez and More
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by Say Their Names
On May 7, a small group in San Rafael protested the killing of Mario Gonzalez by police. Attendees listened to a speech given by George Galvis of curyj.org. Demonstrators chalked messages in remembrance of Gonzalez and other victims of police brutality....
Posted: Sat May 8, 2021 4:13AM
imageIn San Rafael a Vigil--Justice for Daunte Wright
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by Police Racism
On April 11, a 20-year-old Black man, Daunte Wright, was killed by a police officer during a traffic stop in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. He was shot at close range. Protesters say police are engaged in a racist war on Black America. At a vigil on April 16 in San Rafael, demonstrators remembered Daunte and other victims....
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 3:26AM
textReal Estate Development Takeover of Sonoma County by Tai Lam
The North bay area of Sonoma County has become the victims of recent wildfires dating back to 2017. Since the fires, many Sonoma County residents have suffered by losing their homes, belongs and loved ones. While residences are unable to find affordable housing the real estate development industry has benefited, by purchasing the property of people who are unable to rebuild their homes. This Real estate companies convert the property they purchase into luxury homes and communities that people...
Posted: Mon Apr 19, 2021 9:25PM
textSonoma County’s Institutional Responses to the Black Lives Matter Movement by Lilyana Pantoja
This piece is about Sonoma County's educational institution's reponse to the Black Lives Matter movement. It explains the movement and how it has affected a couple of educational institutions in the county. It brings to light what their steps are going forward after the movement's influence....
Posted: Sun Apr 18, 2021 6:25PM
calendarSonoma County Factory Farm Vigil + Caravan
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by dxe
WHERE: 1098 Samuel Dr, Petaluma, CA 94952 WHEN: Saturday, April 17th 2:30pm...
Event Date: Sat Apr 17, 2021 2:30PM
Posted: Mon Apr 5, 2021 10:18AM
imageHomeless in Novato: Should They Stay or Should They Go?
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by Protest/Counter-Protest
Protesters and counter-protesters squared off about homelessness in Novato, CA on March 7....
Posted: Fri Mar 12, 2021 11:01AM
calendarNo Costco Mega Gas Station in Novato/Marin Rally
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by Patty Hoyt
Starts at Rowland Blvd. Park & Ride (108 Rowland Blvd). March to Costco and the threatened marshlands....
Event Date: Sat Feb 20, 2021 1:00PM
Posted: Tue Feb 16, 2021 7:15AM
imageFifity Thousand Sign Petition in Support of Indigenous Demonstrators
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by L. Mankiller
Tens of thousands of supporters have signed petition for Marin County District Attorney Lori Frugoli to drop the charges against a group of Indigenous Peoples Day demonstrators....
Posted: Sat Feb 6, 2021 11:11PM
videoVVPD Targets Mutual Aid Event, Arrests and Assaults Activists (video/quicktime 2.9MB) by Anonymous
Vacaville Police Department targeted a local mutual aid event, and made a targeted arrest of the same Black woman they have targeted for months. Four arrests were made, leading to several injured. Three short videos are attached that depict these violent arrests....
Posted: Sun Jan 31, 2021 8:29AM
textDrop Charges Against the Indigenous People’s Day 5 by GAY SHAME
On October 12, Indigenous People’s Day, Northern California’s Mission San Rafael Arcángel was the site of a protest where activists toppled a statue of Junípero Serra— known for his role in the Native genocide and colonization of California....
Posted: Sat Jan 9, 2021 9:11PM
textDemanding Safeway Put an End to Restrictive Covenants this Human Rights Day by Food Empowerment Project
North Bay Labor Council Joins Food Empowerment Project on Human Rights Day in Demanding Safeway Put an End to Their Restrictive Covenants!...
Posted: Tue Dec 8, 2020 10:21AM