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image Black Solidarity Week in Oakland: February 17-24 480_black_unity_hands_in_the_air.jpg by Community Ready Corps
Community READY Corps, an Oakland-based organization dedicated to the upliftment and empowerment of Black people, has called for a week of solidarity in the Black community in the City of Oakland from February 17 - 24, 2018....
Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2018 8:39PM
text Police Officer Fired for not Shooting Unarmed Man Reaches Settlement with W.Va. City by ACLU
WEIRTON, W.Va., February 12, 2018 — A settlement agreement was reached between former Weirton police officer Stephen Mader and the City of Weirton in a lawsuit challenging the termination of Mr. Mader’s employment because he chose not to shoot and kill a suicidal Black man whom he concluded did not pose a threat warranting the use of deadly force. The Law Office of Timothy O’Brien and the American Civil Liberties Union of West Virginia (ACLU-WV) sued the City of Weirton for wrongful terminati...
Posted: Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:04PM
text Police Put Hood Over Homeless Person’s Head to Stop Free Speech by Register Peace & Freedom or Green
At 2 p.m. on February 10, 2018 at Washington Square Park in San Francisco’s North Beach, 4 Democratic Party police, each paid $100,000 a year and up plus benefits, all heavily armed and very muscular, arrested a homeless white man and put a hood over his head after he had been exercising his free speech rights to say whatever came to his mind, as he sat among a group of apparently homeless people. He was not harming anyone but someone called the police. This horror show will produce no posit...
Posted: Sat Feb 10, 2018 3:41PM
text Calif Cops work with alt-reich to attack and prosecute counter demonstrators and Antifa by Sludge
Follow the Guardian link. Fascinating confirmation of what we already gleaned from the news. Cops side with neo-nazis, white supremacists and the violent alt right terrorists and finger and prosecute counter demonstrators....
Posted: Fri Feb 9, 2018 7:27PM
calendar Black History Month Film Showing "The Murder of Fred Hampton" 480_fredhampton_1.jpg by Party for Socialism and Liberation
2969 Mission St., near 26th St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Feb 7, 2018 2:52PM
calendar Surviving Smash & Grab: The Real Black Panthers 480_surviving-smash-and-grab_1.jpg by Community Ready Corps
First Congregational Church of Oakland, 2501 Harrison Street, Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Feb 7, 2018 9:12AM
image Reseña de la edición 2017 de Búsquenme en el Torbellino 480_look-for-me-in-the-whirlwind_1.jpg by carolina saldaña
Este libro contiene la versión original de Búsquenme en el Torbellino: La Autobiografía de los 21 Panteras con nuevos textos sobre los torbellinos de nuestros tiempos....
Posted: Mon Feb 5, 2018 7:55PM
image Review of 2017 Edition of Look for Me in the Whirlwind 480_look-for-me-in-the-whirlwind_1.jpg by carolina saldaña
This book contains the original version of Look for Me in the Whirlwind: The Collective Autobiography of the New York 21 with new texts that place it in the context of the whirlinds of our times...
Posted: Mon Feb 5, 2018 4:17PM
calendar Immigration Crisis in the Bay Area: Meeting with Gayle McLaughlin and Immigrant Groups by ruthie
215 Golden Gate near Leavenworth San Francisco...
Event Date: Mon Feb 5, 2018 6:45PM
Posted: Sun Feb 4, 2018 10:41PM
video Video of Ahed Tamimi standing up to IOF soldiers in 2012 and 2017 (video/mp4 33.1mb) by Free Palestine
2012: Brave Palestinian girl Ahed Tamimi vs Soldier — Where is my brother???...
Posted: Sun Feb 4, 2018 2:12PM
image Worldwide Actions Commemorate Ahed Tamimi’s 17th Birthday, Demand Freedom 480_tamimi-ahed-graphic-samidoun_1.jpg by IMEMC
Protests and actions around the world marked the 17th birthday of imprisoned Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi. With birthday songs, cakes and cards as well as strong, powerful protest actions against Israeli occupation and colonization, the streets of international cities marked days of action called for by Samidoun, the Free the Tamimi Women campaign and other organizations to demand the release of Ahed, imprisoned since 19 December and facing charges before an Israeli military court....
Posted: Sun Feb 4, 2018 1:34PM
text A Response to Jessica York's Latest Sentinel San Lorenzo Campground Story by Robert Norse
Jessica York's front-page story in today's Scent Anal "Camp Cleanups Shuffle City's Homeless Population" breezes over the destruction of homeless property and survival gear. It does indicate that City bosses colluded with Cal-Trans in the latest "destroy their stuff" campaign. Those bosses, of course, would be City Manager Bernal, Police Chief Mills, P & R head Garcia, and nominally Mayor Terrazas). Perhaps it's just raw meat for the Next Door/Take Back Santa Cruz crowd, but it's criminal...
Posted: Sat Feb 3, 2018 9:24AM
document ACLU Sues Bakersfield Police for Unlawful Stop, Arrest, and Jailing aclu_socal_mitchell_20180126_complaint.pdf_140_.jpg by ACLU of Northern California
Police strong-arm tactics, in violation of constitutional rights, are challenged...
Posted: Fri Feb 2, 2018 11:16PM
image Free Ahed Tamimi Rally 480_bc57f94d-b0e4-4ae9-81a9-23dc2904e354_1.jpeg by VeganPeacePunk
This event took place in Oakland....
Posted: Wed Jan 31, 2018 8:55PM
image Ramsey Orta has been put into the SHU (Special Housing Unit) for 60 days 480_13962718_287053834983936_244826657823326891_n_1.jpg by WeCopwatch
Ramsey Orta has been put in the SHU again. This time it is for 60 days.. For those who do not know. Ramsey Orta has been serving a four year prison sentence after being targeted and retaliated against by NYPD for filming the police killing of Orta’s friend Eric Garner back in 2014. (currently at Franklin County Correctional Facility)...
Posted: Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:45AM
image Redadas de ICE: Conoce tus derechos si ICE te confronta ice_arrest_1-aclu.jpg by ACLU-NC
Dadas las recientes amenazas de redadas de ICE a gran escala, la ACLU del Norte de California quiere asegurar que conozcas tus derechos y que tengas acceso a las líneas directas de respuesta rápida de la región del norte de California....
Posted: Tue Jan 30, 2018 11:17AM
calendar Rally - Free Ahed Tamimi! by ANSWER COALITION
Oakland Federal Building, 1301 Clay St., Oakland...
Event Date: Wed Jan 31, 2018 4:30PM
Posted: Mon Jan 29, 2018 3:21PM
image California: Threats of Large Scale ICE Raids & Knowing Your Rights ice_arrest_1-aclu.jpg by ACLU-NC
Given recent threats of large scale ICE raids, the ACLU of Northern California wants to make sure you know your rights and have access to rapid response hotlines set up in the Northern California region. (see below)...
Posted: Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:15PM
calendar No FBI Targeting of Black Activists as "Black identity Extremists!" 480_4x6_side2_1.jpg by Uhuru Foods and Pies Oakland
7911 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Jan 25, 2018 4:33PM
calendar Live From Death Row: A Conversation with Kevin Cooper livefromdeathrow2.pdf_140_.jpg by DSA SF Justice Committee
Koret Auditorium - San Francisco Main Library 100 Larkin Street San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Sat Feb 10, 2018 2:00PM
Posted: Wed Jan 24, 2018 12:20PM