calendar East Bay Food Not Bombs Benefit 480_jean_s_flyer_1.jpg by Darin
The Starry Plough is located in Berkeley, California at Prince and Shattuck two blocks east of the Ashby BART station....
Event Date: Sat Mar 4, 2017 8:00PM
Posted: Tue Feb 21, 2017 2:55PM
text Housing authorities need more resources to administer Housing Choice Voucher Program by Lynda Carson
Public Housing Authorities (PHAs) are not receiving enough money from HUD to administer the Housing Choice Voucher Program (section 8 voucher program) properly. Reportedly there are around 140,000 vouchers being unused by people who are eligible for section 8 vouchers (Housing Choice Vouchers), partly because PHAs do not have enough resources to administer the program, according to the Public Housing Authorities Directors Association (PHADA)!...
Posted: Tue Feb 21, 2017 1:23AM
calendar Rain at Midnight? Freedom SleepOut #85 Faces Wettest Winter by Keith McHenry (story by Norse)
Back again to City Hall--still the dark center of Sleeping Ban law and enforcement under City Manager Martin Bernal and the Watkins-Terrazas City Council. Determined activists and a crew of homeless folks will be huddling beneath the eaves of the buildings at City Hall until being driven out into the rain , wind, and cold. Just looking for a night of community and relative safety from the Sleeping Ban, they'll be in sleeping bags, under tents, in vehicles, whereever they can, hoping to spar...
Event Date: Tue Feb 21, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:19PM
calendar The Connection Between Agribusiness and Disease 480_big_farms_3_1.jpg by The Green Arcade
The Green Arcade 1680 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Thu Mar 9, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Feb 19, 2017 5:58PM
text Proposed budget cuts threaten millions of HUD subsidized low-income renters by Lynda Carson
In the Bay Area according to HUD, the Oakland Housing Authority has 13,422 federally subsidized housing units in it’s section 8 inventory, and 2,122 units in it’s low rent inventory, formerly known as public housing units....
Posted: Sat Feb 18, 2017 7:14PM
calendar Spanish Squatting Discussion by A. Iwasa
Long Haul Infoshop, 3124 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley....
Event Date: Mon Feb 27, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Thu Feb 16, 2017 8:29PM
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
calendar Coalition on Homelessness Presents: Homelessness 101 Workshop 480_coalition-on-homelessness_1.jpg by Sam Lew
San Francisco Main Library Hispanic/Latino Room 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Wed Mar 22, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Thu Feb 16, 2017 11:58AM
text Another victory for Richmond rent control against the California Apartment Association by Lynda Carson
In a quote from Richmond Councilmember Gayle McLaughlin, she said, “I’m delighted that the Judge ruled against the CAA's motion for a preliminary injunction. This is another victory for the voters of Richmond who passed Measure L with a 2/3 vote, understanding the importance of protecting Richmond tenants and stabilizing our neighborhoods with this sound, constitutional ordinance.”...
Posted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 11:55PM
calendar Shadow Puppet Show to benefit First They Came for the Homeless 480_love-all_1.jpg by FTCftH
The Long Haul 3124 Shattuck Ave Berkeley, CA 94703...
Event Date: Sun Feb 19, 2017 2:30PM
Posted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 4:04PM
calendar Friends of the Public Bank of Oakland Organizers Meeting 480_public-bank-of-oakland-tree-logo_1.jpg by FPBoO
1212 Broadway, Suite 100, Oakland CA...
Event Date: Mon Feb 27, 2017 4:30PM
Posted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 7:17PM
calendar Alzheimer's Association Women's Football Fundraiser Committee Recruitment Mixer by Katrina Kretsch
Sports Basement 1590 Bryant Street, San Francisco, Ca 94103...
Event Date: Mon Feb 27, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Tue Feb 14, 2017 10:48AM
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
text A Public Bank for Oakland: An Idea Whose Time is Coming. by JP Massar
Public banks are financial institutions owned by the people through their representative governments at city, county or state levels. Public banks differ from private banks in that they are mandated to serve the public interest....
Posted: Mon Feb 13, 2017 10:52AM
image Hundreds Rally in Santa Cruz to Support Planned Parenthood 480_stand-planned-parenthood_12_2-11-17_1.jpg by Bradley Allen
Demonstration outside Planned Parenthood Santa Cruz in support of fundamental rights to affordable healthcare and non-judgmental family planning....
Posted: Sun Feb 12, 2017 12:29PM
calendar Diversity film: Mind / Game 480_diversity-film-series_1.jpg by Appreciating Diversity Film Series
Ellen Driscoll Playhouse 325 Highland Ave Piedmont, CA 94611...
Event Date: Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Sun Feb 12, 2017 1:31AM
image Santa Cruz Stands With Planned Parenthood 480_16722768_1480246648676665_3716248851414889176_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Hundreds Gather and Celebrate Planned Parenthood...
Posted: Sat Feb 11, 2017 7:36PM
image Planned Parenthood Support Rally Downtown Santa Cruz 480_pp2_1.jpg by Robert Duran
Approx 150-200 people showed up on Pacific ave downtown SC to support our local Planned Parenthood in response to national de-fund pp day of which about 5-8 pro-life protesters showed up a block away....
Posted: Sat Feb 11, 2017 2:18PM
calendar Solidarity with Planned Parenthood San Francisco 480_womens-right-to-choose_1.jpg by ISO - Northern California
Planned Parenthood 1650 Valencia St, San Francisco, California 94110...
Event Date: Sat Feb 11, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 10:22PM
calendar STAND with Planned Parenthood Fairfield 480_stand-with-planned-parenthood-fairfield_1.jpg by Solano Citizens for Dissent Network
1325 Travis Blvd, Ste C Fairfield, California 94533...
Event Date: Sat Feb 11, 2017 10:00AM
Posted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 9:38PM