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calendar #DeportICE at the Oakland City Council: Report on Oakland ICE Raid With OPD Part 2 by Oakland Privacy
Oakland City Hall 500 14th St., Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Tue Nov 28, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 8:22PM
text Rainbow Center omitted Scout Schultz from vigil by Disappointed
Tonight was an annual vigil in Concord California, coinciding with Transgender Day of Remembrance. The organizers from Concord's Rainbow Center left Scout Schultz off the list of names read in remembrance of those who died in 2017. While it can't be known for certain, it is suspected that the omission was done intentionally....
Posted: Mon Nov 20, 2017 10:14PM
image Time is Right for Community Court 480_12108058_760327507446634_5766736909310958844_n_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Clearing Records and Reducing Fines a Pathway to Employment and Housing...
Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:53AM
image A3 Newsletter: The March of Freedom Continues 480_albertrooftop_1.jpg by International Coalition to Free the Angola 3
This new issue of our newsletter has just been released. As another year draws to a close, Albert and King are busier than ever traveling the country and the world, sharing their stories and providing inspiration and hope that good things can happen in this horribly broken criminal justice system. Next week they'll be heading to Belgium and Germany to work with their friends at Amnesty on launching another Write for Rights Campaign....
Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 6:00PM
calendar Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State by Oakland Privacy
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Dec 13, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:33PM
calendar How Counterculture Built Silicon Valley by CIIS Public Programs
California Institute of Integral Studies 1453 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:52PM
text Addressing Police Brutality at Sonoma State University by Amanda Zuidema
While police brutality was not found at Sonoma State University, it is an issue worth talking about....
Posted: Thu Nov 16, 2017 7:43AM
audio Interview with Voice of the Experienced (VOTE) lead organizer Dolfinette Martin (audio/mpeg 42.5mb) by Theodore Hilton
Topics: December 16, 2017 March for Currently and Formerly Incarcerated Women and Girls, incarceration in Louisiana, women's experiences of carceral system, grassroots prison activism in Louisiana....
Posted: Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:21AM
document ACLU Report Shows Police Reform Needed in Fresno reducing_officer-involved_shootings_in_fresno_ca.pdf_140_.jpg by ACLU of Northern California
Anti-bias and de-escalation training could help reduce officer involved shootings...
Posted: Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:38PM
image Mexican government seeks to disarticulate self-defense groups by imprisoning 42 “comunitarios" 480_dsc03131_1.jpg by Demián Revart
Last Thursday, October 26th, an operative of the state police and the Mexican army arrested with violence 49 members federated in the Community Police of Eduardo Neri’s Peoples in the state of Guerrero, an autonomous security initiative that arose on May 15th, 2017, against extortion and kidnappings by drug cartels like Los Guerreros Unidos, Los Rojos & La Familia Michoacana, which have made the region a sheer hell....
Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:09PM
image US Executions Violate The 14th, 8th, and 1st Amendments To The Constitution 480_000000g_1.jpg by S Shriver
Only 16% of US states still perform the barbarism of prisoner murder. Less than 20% of the world's countries do. The US is among the top 5 execution countries....
Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:36PM
text US brands RT a “foreign agent:” A chilling move against free speech by Andre Damon (WSWS repost)
Under pressure from the US government, RT America has announced that it would register as a “foreign agent” under the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA). This sets a precedent for delegitimizing RT as a news source, to intimidate its journalists and guests, and for taking similar actions against other news outlets. It also lays groundwork for labeling a much broader range of news outlets to blacklist and criminalize them based on their political views....
Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:30PM
text Stop The Draft Week - Oakland 1967 - Vintage Photos by Lynda Carson
During the 1960's protests against the Vietnam War took place all across the nation. The first Stop the Draft Week in Oakland, California, started at the Oakland Army Induction Center on Clay Street in October 1967. Thousands of protestors took to the streets, with many arrests, including singer and peace activist Joan Baez!...
Posted: Tue Nov 7, 2017 4:41PM
calendar Marcellus Toney Killed by Oakland Police Department: We Want Answers! 480_marcellus-toney_1.jpg by Anti Police-Terror Project
Oakland Police Department 455 7th St, Oakland, California 94607...
Event Date: Tue Nov 7, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Tue Nov 7, 2017 12:54PM
text US Military Illegally Detains US Citizen & Denies Lawyer by repost
The ACLU reports that "For nearly two months, the U.S. military has been detaining an American citizen at a secret jail in Iraq, denying him access to a lawyer and even refusing to release his name. " See https://www.aclu.org/blog/national-security/detention/trump-administration-keeping-us-citizen-secretly-locked-without?redirect=blog/trump-administration-keeping-us-citizen-secretly-locked-without-charges...
Posted: Mon Nov 6, 2017 8:33PM
calendar Digital Privacy Workshop 480_digital-privacy-workshop_1.jpg by SubRosa & The Hub
SubRosa Community Space 703 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, California 95060...
Event Date: Thu Nov 9, 2017 7:30PM
Posted: Mon Nov 6, 2017 3:41PM
image Intelligence Gathering in the Informational Age 480_15965205_1444529198915077_7679872294829045749_n_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Preserving Liberty Requires Eternal Vigilance...
Posted: Sun Nov 5, 2017 5:25PM
image Eviction Notice Posted for Santa Cruz Benchlands Hooverville 480_eviction-notice-san-lorenzo-park_1.jpg by Free Speech Matters
After being rousted from downtown Santa Cruz and given San Lorenzo Park, homeless people are being told to move again....
Posted: Sun Nov 5, 2017 11:40AM
image JBLM Illegally Collecting on AntiFa Political Activity 480_daniel_vessels_jblm_antifa_1.jpg by SpyBuster
The Joint Base Lewis-McChord Force Protection Division is illegally collecting and disseminating information about you. Political movements such as AntiFa and Black Lives Matter are labeled as "Terrorism, Extremism, and Anti-Government Activity", and are targeted by DOD Anti-Terrorism Officers....
Posted: Sat Nov 4, 2017 10:25AM
calendar Tell San Francisco Police Commission to Vote No on Tasers 480_no-tasers-sf_11-3-17_1.jpg by DSA-SF
SF City Hall, Room 250...
Event Date: Fri Nov 3, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Fri Nov 3, 2017 11:54AM