image Art of War : Executive Order 480_kevin_larmee_1942_japanese-american_internment_1.jpg by K. Larmee
Posted: Sat Feb 18, 2017 11:06PM
image Statement on OPD shooting of white supremacist terror suspect Jesse Enjaian 480_enjaian-hogg-media-racism_1.jpg by APTP
Compared with their protocol for profiling, harassing - and occasionally murdering - Black and Brown civilians in Oakland, the Oakland Police Department’s shooting of white supremacist gunman Jesse Enjaian illustrates the depth of officers’ conscious and unconscious biases and unwavering ability to humanize a white suspect to a fault, even after the person has demonstrated a clear capability for violence and disregard for human life....
Posted: Sat Feb 18, 2017 8:48PM
video Sanctuary for All March In Fresno (video/mp4 25.3mb) by Mike Rhodes
About 500 people participated in the Sanctuary for All march in downtown Fresno on Saturday, February 18. Below is a 20 second time lapse video of the event....
Posted: Sat Feb 18, 2017 4:16PM
document Community Support for Black Lives Matter in Capitola huff_supports_black_lives_matter.pdf_140_.jpg by Robert Norse
Several dozen activists gathered at two corners of the 41st Ave. and Capitola Road intersection in support of reversing police violence. I was there s a HUFF activist and Free Radio Santa Cruz reporter....
Posted: Sat Feb 18, 2017 3:31PM
calendar Movement to End the New Jim Crow: Reimagining Justice 480_new_jim_crow.jpg by SURJ Bay Area
First Congregational Church, 2501 Harrison St., Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Thu Feb 23, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Feb 17, 2017 7:12AM
image SCPD officer Erik Bailey named as killer of Sean Arlt; DA won't press charges 480_erik_bailey_santa_cruz_police_1.jpg by Santa Cruz Police News
Today Santa Cruz County District Attorney Jeff Rosell announced his office will not file charges against Erik Bailey, the Santa Cruz Police Department officer who shot and killed a 32 year old local resident, Sean Arlt, on October 16, 2016....
Posted: Thu Feb 16, 2017 3:30PM
text Raids on Santa Cruz Immigrant Communities Cause Severe Damage by Xirenita
Eyewitness and on-the-ground accounts from those directly affected by the recent pre-dawn raids launched by Department of Homeland Security and Santa Cruz Police Department on Monday, February 13 2017....
Posted: Thu Feb 16, 2017 1:51AM
image Highly Militarized ICE Raids on California's Central Coast 480_ice-raids-santa-cruz-feb-13-2017_3_1.jpg by No Raids, No Wall
Immigrant communities across the country are on edge after federal immigration agents arrested over 600 people in the past week in the largest raids since Donald Trump became president. Raids were reported in at least 11 states, including California, New York, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri and Wisconsin....
Posted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 5:56PM
calendar Sensible Cinema | Mumia Abu Jamal: Long-Distance Revolutionary 480_mumia-long-distance-revolutionary_1.jpg by M Starks
Unitarian Universalist Center 1187 Franklin / Geary Streets in San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri Feb 17, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 11:18AM
calendar Valentine's Day for Freedom SleepOut #84 by Keith McHenry (story by Norse)
Covering Up Warmly at City Hall 809 Center St or on the nearby steps, take your choice. The protest runs from Tuesday early afternoon to mid-morning Wednesday. Bring your sweetie to celebrate restoring civil rights for the rain-soaked renegades of Santa Cruz....
Event Date: Tue Feb 14, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 12:37AM
calendar Community Memorial and BBQ: Yuvette Henderson 2nd Angelversary 480_img_6931_1.jpg by Anti Police-Terror Project
Lake Merritt Amphitheater Lake Merritt Blvd, Oakland, California 94612...
Event Date: Sat Feb 11, 2017 2:00PM
Posted: Sat Feb 11, 2017 11:10AM
audio This Week in Palestine, February 10, 2017 (audio/mpeg 7.3mb) by IMEMC
Four Palestinians were killed this week by Israeli attacks, meanwhile Israel’s government approves new law facilitating illegal settlement construction and expansion....
Posted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 9:18PM
image Please Say No To Serially Executing Neil Gorsuch c4qf-mmw8aen1ym.jpg by Universal Abolition
Search engines and corporate media have been hiding the many executions of Neal Gorsuch who virtually without exception turned a Caesarian thumbs down to every request for mercy from appealing Oklahoma prisoners from July of 2006 througn 2017....
Posted: Thu Feb 9, 2017 4:35PM
text GOP leader threatens Berkeley protesters for protesting at Cal Berkeley by Lynda Carson
In response to the February 1st protest in Berkeley against the assault on sanctuary campuses, a day later, GOP leader Dan Adamini, Secretary of the Marquette County Republican Party in Michigan promoted the idea that we need another Kent State massacre to bring an end to protests at Cal Berkeley!...
Posted: Wed Feb 8, 2017 9:45PM
calendar Racialized Violence: From Prisons to Palestine 480_racialized_violence_naima_shalhoub_1.jpg by UCSC Women's Center
Kresge Town Hall, UC Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed Feb 15, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Feb 8, 2017 3:00PM
document Human slaughterhouse: Mass hangings and extermination at Saydnaya prison, Syria human_slaughterhouse.pdf_140_.jpg by Amnesty International
February 6, 2017 - A chilling new report by Amnesty International exposes the Syrian government’s calculated campaign of extrajudicial executions by mass hangings at Saydnaya Prison. Between 2011 and 2015, every week and often twice a week, groups of up to 50 people were taken out of their prison cells and hanged to death. In five years, as many as 13,000 people, most of them civilians believed to be opposed to the government, were hanged in secret at Saydnaya....
Posted: Tue Feb 7, 2017 1:36PM
image Thousands Protest Trump's Muslim Ban at San Francisco International Airport 480_sfo-muslimban6_1.jpg by No Ban No Wall
On January 28, 2017, thousands of people gathered at airports in the United States to protest President Donald Trump's executive order returning refugees and other visitors from seven predominantly Muslim countries. According to various sources, more than 2,000 people were at the protest at John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens, New York City with other protests appearing at airports around the U.S....
Posted: Tue Feb 7, 2017 12:32AM
calendar Stormy Times for Freedom SleepOut #83 by Keith McHenry (story by Norse)
Under tents, tarps, umbrellas, in the eaves of buildings, and in cars along the sidewalks of Santa Cruz City Hall (Public Assembly being forbidden on the City Hall grounds after 10 PM)...
Event Date: Tue Feb 7, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Mon Feb 6, 2017 11:24PM
calendar Black Lives Matter: Now! + Black San Francisco + Attica + by Other Cinema
Artists' Television Access 992 Valencia Street San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Sat Feb 25, 2017 8:00PM
Posted: Fri Feb 3, 2017 4:51PM
audio Responsive Healthcare: Identifying and addressing needs of formerly incarcerated persons (audio/x-wav 284.8mb) by WTUL New Orleans 9.15 News & Views
Anjali Niyogi, MD, MPH and Ashley Wennerstrom, PhD, MPH shed light on the process of developing the Formerly Incarcerated Transitional Care Clinic (FIT Clinic) in New Orleans as they work towards improving healthcare systems and services for formerly incarcerated persons....
Posted: Fri Feb 3, 2017 2:17AM