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image Trump Forced to Sneak Through Fence to Reach California GOP Convention in Burlingame 480_01-trump-blackoutcollective-fuckdonaldtrump_1.jpg original image (1024x768) by Dave Id
Protests against Donald Trump are heating up in California as the June 7 presidential primary approaches. On April 29, it was the Bay Area's turn.
Posted: Sat Apr 30, 2016 1:35AM
calendar May Day | Primero de Mayo | International Workers Day 480_flyer_-_may_day_-_sj_-_20160501_v2s.jpg original image (528x740) by Coalición Primero de Mayo
Gather for pre-march rally at: Target shopping center, Story and King Roads, San Jose 95122 Post-march rally at: San Jose City Hall, Santa Clara and 5th Streets, San Jose 95112
Event Date: Sun May 1, 2016 2:00PM
Posted: Thu Apr 28, 2016 9:54AM
image Letter from Al Rojas to Arturo Rodriguez on UFW and the Delano 1965 Grape Strike 120_al-rojas.jpg original image (500x346) by via Al Rojas
"Dear brothers and sisters many of you for the last several months have been asking me whether I was invited or decided to attend the "UFW" 50th year commemoration of the Delano 1965 Grape Strike. Three days prior the event I received an invitation from, "Arturo Rodriguez." President of the "UFW" Union in so doing after consulting with my Family having sent our response have decided to share and to release publicly the letter that was sent to brother Arturo Rodriguez." -Al Rojas ** No, the...
Posted: Thu Apr 7, 2016 12:33PM
image UFW Tries to Silence Boycott Driscoll’s Activists at Cesar Chavez March 120_boycott-driscolls_1_4-3-16.jpg original image (1200x675) by Bradley Allen
What is UFW (United Farm Workers) doing to support farmworkers fighting for justice in San Quintín, México and Washington state? Nothing.
Posted: Tue Apr 5, 2016 11:58AM
image Farm workers march to honor Chavez birthday, stop Trump and push for overtime pay 120_chavez_si_trump_no_united_farm_workers.jpg original image (1471x434) by via United Farm Workers
Giant ‘Chavez Si! Trump No!’ banners lead the marches
Posted: Thu Mar 31, 2016 5:34PM
video Business As Usual Disrupted in San Francisco's Financial District. (video/mp4 87.9MB) by D. Boyer
No business as usual, and ICEoutofSF were the mantra's being communicated at a protest over the treatment of immigrants in downtown San Francisco on Wednesday January 26, 2016. Women, men, teenagers, and children blocked two intersections in San Francisco's Financial District for several hours culminating in the arrests of at least 15 of them over the treatment of immigrant's by the U.S. Federal government. Video and Photos from that protest.
Posted: Tue Jan 26, 2016 5:27PM
image A View of Salinas Chinatown 120_view-of-chinatown_1-9-16.jpg original image (1200x900) by Bradley Allen
Salinas Chinatown, a six block, twenty-nine acre neighborhood, is a refuge for members of our society who have been marginalized and discriminated against. Taylor Farms, the world’s largest producer of cut vegetables and salads, built their new five-story headquarters in Oldtown Salinas, with a view of Chinatown.
Posted: Mon Jan 18, 2016 7:43PM
image Bay Area plans 96 hours of action as part of national call to “Reclaim King’s Radical Legacy” 120_2015-mappingpoliceviolencebycity.jpeg original image (1200x1106) by Anti Police-Terror Project
Hundreds of people from more than two dozen groupings will respond to the Anti Police-Terror Project’s (APTP) call to come together for 96 hours of direct action over the Martin Luther King Day weekend, January 15 – 18, 2016. This weekend’s events will culminate in a Reclaiming King’s Radical Legacy March on Monday, Jan. 18, beginning at 11 a.m. at Oscar Grant Plaza in Oakland.
Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2016 1:59PM
text The art of cinema from Berkeley to Hollywood by Lynda Carson
Rob Nilsson can generally be found in front of the theater when his films are being screened. Often the actors appear at his films, and are available for a discussion about the film afterwards, with the audience.
Posted: Fri Nov 13, 2015 9:47PM
image #FreeTio 120_eduardo.jpg original image (960x1280) by Petition via National Day Laborer Organizing Network
On the morning of Oct 21st, ICE raided family homes in Monterey County by pretending to be local police, including wearing jackets that said "POLICE" on them, knocking on people's doors pretending that they just wanted to ask some questions, and then arresting them without any warrants. These #ICELies are representative of Monterey County's participation in ICE's infamous PEP program that views any undocumented person who has been racially profiled or made a mistake to be disposable. Two of t...
Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2015 5:18PM
calendar March & Rally for Justice in Mexico 120_12088561_10207811507708004_7954953888764041066_n__1_.jpg original image (900x350) by ANSWER Coalition
24th and Mission Sts.
Event Date: Wed Oct 14, 2015 4:30PM
Posted: Wed Oct 7, 2015 1:50PM
calendar Unite to Stop Donald Trump's Fascist Assault on Immigrants by trevor michaels
24th and Mission St, San Francisco
Event Date: Sat Sep 19, 2015 1:00PM
Posted: Tue Sep 15, 2015 10:51AM
image Driscolls, The Strike And Struggle For Labor & Human Rights At San Quintin, Baja Mexico 120_san_quintin_workers_march.jpeg original image (300x168) by Labor Video Project
Gloria Gracida Martinez a spokesperson for the Alliance of National, State and Municipal Organizations and a teacher spoke a the San Francisco Labor Council about the struggle of the San Quintin farmworkers and their families fight for justice and human rights.
Posted: Tue Aug 11, 2015 5:10PM
audio The Dark History of the California Bear Flag: An Interview with Alex Abella (audio/mpeg 8.0MB) by Dump the California Bear Flag
Alex Abella is a journalist and author. His article for the Los Angeles Times called California, it's time to dump the Bear Flag, tells the history of California’s Bear Flag and its origins in a racist revolt.
Posted: Fri Jul 17, 2015 1:15PM
video Transgender Immigrants Taking A Stand Against Abuse: Trans March 2015 (video/x-flv 76.3MB) by D. Boyer
Transgender immigrants are taking a stand against the abuse, and sexual assaults in ICE detention centers. Video and pictures from 2015 Trans March.
Posted: Sun Jun 28, 2015 8:35AM
calendar Fresno Police Shooting - Lawsuit to be Filed 120_press_release.jpg original image (1275x1650) by Mike Rhodes
Fresno City Hall
Event Date: Tue May 26, 2015 10:00AM
Posted: Sat May 23, 2015 3:21PM
text AFSCME 3299 & CLF Call on UC to Support Equal Pay for its Subcontractors by via AFSCME 3299
San Francisco: As State and Federal lawmakers struggle to address the growing problems of poverty and income inequality, AFSCME 3299 President Kathryn Lybarger, California Labor Federation Secretary-Treasurer Art Pulaski and others today publicly called upon UC President Janet Napolitano to support SB 376 (Lara)—a measure that would guarantee that the employees of private firms providing contract services to the University are paid commensurate wages as career UC employees performing the sa...
Posted: Thu May 21, 2015 8:00PM
text An open letter to the following Greek organizations from MEChA de UC Santa Cruz by via MEChA de UC Santa Cruz
An open letter to the following Greek organizations from MEChA de UC Santa Cruz: Kappa Zeta, Tau Kappa Epsilon, Sigma Phi Zeta and Lambda Phi Epsilon
Posted: Thu May 14, 2015 8:12AM
image May Day 2015 in San Francisco 120_01_mayday2015_hannaquevedo_2015.jpg original image (800x1200) by HANNA QUEVEDO
Over 200 activists, union members, and community groups marched peacefully from City Hall through the Mission on Friday to mark International Worker’s Day. The march, which coincided with San Francisco’s citywide minimum wage increase to $12.25 an hour, snaked down Mission Street to a final rally at the 24th Street Bart Plaza. Protesters spoke out against police violence, economic inequality and violence against migrants, and urged unity among workers.
Posted: Tue May 5, 2015 12:31AM
image May 1st March and Rally: Timely Topics in Mountain View 120_abcimmcrowd1.jpg original image (4608x3456) by R. Robertson
Activists gave voice to human injustice in Mountain View on May Day. While the rally was an action for immigrant rights, current events brought up much more.
Posted: Sat May 2, 2015 1:42AM