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calendarEmergency Action: Mumia has Covid-19!
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by UCSC Mumia Abu-Jamal Support Collective
Santa Cruz Clocktower (corner of Water St. and Pacific Ave.)...
Event Date: Fri Mar 5, 2021 4:00PM
Posted: Fri Mar 5, 2021 11:44AM
imageA Suspected Terrorist Dates the FBI
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by Joseph Buddenberg
In 2009, I, along with three co-defendants, was charged with violating an unused and unknown law called the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act....
Posted: Tue Mar 2, 2021 12:23PM
imageQuick Guide to the Anti-Maskers in Santa Cruz
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by Unmasking the Anti-Maskers
The anti-mask protesters in Santa Cruz have been widely criticized for using tactics that have more in common with terrorism than political speech. After storming Trader Joe's as a mask-less group on February 13, the anti-maskers returned to Trader Joe's for a second protest on February 28. They call themselves the Santa Cruz Voluntaryists. Their defacto leader is a San Jose resident named David Rodriguez, who has been organizing "voluntaryist barbecues" with anti-vaccination protesters in Sa...
Posted: Mon Mar 1, 2021 1:54PM
imageWestern Monarch Population Closer to Extinction; Still no Federal or State Protection in Sight
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by The Xerces Society
Population that winters along the California coast hit a low of less than 2,000 butterflies—a 99.9% decline since the 1980s. We must take action now to save the western monarch migration....
Posted: Tue Feb 2, 2021 12:54PM
imageLarge "No War on Yemen" Car Caravan and Rallies in San Francisco
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by R.R.
Joining in a worldwide week of action, on January 25 activists in San Francisco demonstrated for an immediate halt to the U.S.-backed Saudi coalition's attack on Yemen....
Posted: Fri Jan 29, 2021 3:45AM
imageSan Francisco ICE office attacked
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by anonymous
On January 18, as strong winds raged, 30+ anti-racists attacked the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in San Francisco....
Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2021 4:12PM
textMuch-Needed Federal Protection for America’s Beloved Monarch Butterfly Warranted, but Precluded by The Xerces Society
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service agrees that monarchs are threatened with extinction, but does not yet provide the protection that monarchs need to recover....
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2020 1:26PM
imageMonarch Butterflies Put on Waiting List for Endangered Species Act Protection
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by Center for Biological Diversity
WASHINGTON, December 15, 2020 — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today that protection for monarch butterflies under the Endangered Species Act is warranted but precluded. This puts the imperiled butterfly on a waiting list for listing but confers no protection in the meantime....
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2020 1:18PM
calendarTrump: You're Fired. Now Get the Hell OUT!
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by Refuse Fascism Bay Area
Castro & Market, San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 19, 2020 3:51PM
imageLarge "Count the Votes" and Labor Rally in San Francisco
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Multi sided rally and march on day of Biden victory November 7, 2020....
Posted: Sun Nov 8, 2020 11:31AM
imageSF Rally to Protect the Vote
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by Leon Kunstenaar
As Trump attacks election's integrity, SF and Bay Area mobilize to defend...
Posted: Thu Nov 5, 2020 1:30AM
image'Choose Democracy, Stop a Coup:' Guerilla Street Mural in Oakland
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by Solnit/Searle via Common Dreams
Last Thursday, people from Oakland and the Bay Area carrying chalk, brushes, and buckets of paint, took over and painted 14th Street in downtown Oakland....
Posted: Tue Nov 3, 2020 6:03AM
imageOn Halloween, Rallies Called for a Peaceful Change of Power/Protect the Election Results
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by Mobilize for Nov 4 Now
See photos here of three colorful rallies held along the El Camino Real on the San Francisco Peninsula on October 31. All three rallies were held in solidarity with the coalition "Protect the Results" and its goals. You can sign up at the link here to find a protest near you and be part of a national mobilization on November 4 should Trump interfere with the election. Please credit the photographers as indicated....
Posted: Mon Nov 2, 2020 1:18AM
imageCoronavirus covid-19 pandemic invades the White House
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by Lynda Carson
Coronavirus Covid-19 Memorial In Washington D.C....
Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2020 8:15PM
imageSit-in on SF Market Street by March For Democracy
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Rally at Mission High School steps, followed by a march to San Francisco City Hall...
Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:58AM
textDuring apocalyptic fires, elected officials called on Newsom to declare state of emergency by Ramona du Houx
Climate change created drought conditions and tinder box forests yet California remains a top oil producer adding to greenhouse gas emissions....
Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2020 3:03PM
imageCalling all Handmaids!
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by Curt Wechsler
Stop the Appointment of Amy Coney Barrett 
 Thursday October 15 Protest 5:00 pm outside San Francisco City Hall Saturday October 17 #MarchForOurRights
 Assemble 10:30 am outside Main Library 
Grove & Larkin, San Francisco
 March down Market Street to Embarcadero Plaza
...
Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2020 1:29PM
imageStatement on Breonna Taylor
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by APTP
We send our deepest condolences to the family of Breonna Taylor. And we send our love and hearts to the millions of Black people who were once again told today that their lives do not matter....
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 3:45PM
image“These Are Climate Fires”: Oregon Firefighter Ecologist Says Devastating Blazes Are a Wake-Up Call
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by Democracy Now!
President Trump has said little about the wildfires raging in California, Oregon and Washington for three weeks, other than to suggest poor forest management was primarily to blame. But the states’ governors are pushing back and directly linking the fires to the climate crisis. “These are climate fires,” says Timothy Ingalsbee, an Oregon-based wildland fire ecologist and former wildland firefighter who now directs Firefighters United for Safety, Ethics, and Ecology. “Though some scientists he...
Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:04PM
videoCHP Drives Through Anti-Trump Protestors in Sacramento (video/mp4 8.9MB) by Shut Down Trump
Suddenly and unprovoked, a California Highway Patrol officer drove through a line of anti-Trump protestors that were chanting "You can't stop the revolution!"...
Posted: Mon Sep 14, 2020 3:32PM