text Black Homes Matter 2 by Michael Steinberg
Residents and supporters of Midtown Apartments in San Francisco's Fillmore/Western Addition gathered this afternoon to celebrate 2 years of a successful rent strike by 139 families, the longest in SF history. They continue to carry out their slogan: "We Are Staying In Our Homes!"...
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 7:11PM
calendar Stump Trump: real estate talking points by David Giesen
N. McPherson St. home in Fort Bragg (address supplied with phone call)...
Event Date: Sun Aug 20, 2017 2:00PM
Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2017 1:02PM
image California Pursues New Health Protections on Chlorpyrifos 480_almond_tour_12_1.jpg by Charlotte Fadipe
The California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA) announced today that both the California Department of Pesticide Regulations and the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment are pursuing health protections on one of the most widely used agricultural pesticides in the nation, chlorpyrifos....
Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2017 11:45AM
calendar Designing San Francisco: The Untold Story of How Artists and Activists Shaped Postwar SF 480_isenberg_3_1.jpg by The Green Arcade
The Green Arcade 1680 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Tue Sep 12, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2017 11:04AM
image SF Petition for Toilets, Shower & Garbage Service for Homeless 480_help-us-help-ourselves_1.jpg by Sign Now
Urgently needed is your signature on a petition for the City of San Francisco to provide toilets, shower facilities and garbage pickup service for the homeless....
Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:44PM
image Majority Report: Fun City vs. Surf City 480_west-cliff-drive-bay-street-santa-cruz_1.jpg by Chris Krohn
A column focused on the current Dream Inn mini-mall and condo project proposal at the corner of West Cliff Drive and Bay Street in Santa Cruz....
Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:15PM
image Air Testing Shows Unsafe Levels of Brain-Harming Pesticide in Kern County 480_ban-chlorpyrifos-july-12-2017_1.jpg by Californians for Pesticide Reform
Chlorpyrifos, a neurotoxic pesticide linked to IQ loss and autism, has been found in the air in Kern County in amounts far in excess of the level of concern established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for pregnant women, according to 2016 air monitoring data released Thursday by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR)....
Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 5:39PM
document Senate Bill 649 strikes at the electric grid, with utility workers in the crosshairs senate_bill_649_oppose_flyer_7.26.17.pdf_140_.jpg by Nina Beety
Instead of just working on utility poles and electrical lines, electrical workers would, under SB.649, work on or near cell towers all the time. What’s worse, they would work within the envelope of highest microwave exposure routinely, in or near the beam of antennas, in many cases exceeding FCC limits for occupational exposure. And wireless carriers don’t turn off the power to their transmitters when workers are present. And cell antennas also routinely exceed FCC limits by 600% or more....
Posted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 6:45PM
video Public Display of Art ILLEGAL in Boulder, CO: The ‘Behind Closed Doors’ Investigation (video/mp4 143.9mb) by The Jones/Skelton Report
Contact from a Boulder police officer and a follow up conversation with city employees confirms that the showing or selling of art is illegal in public in Boulder, CO. 11 minute video....
Posted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 7:29AM
image Indybay Co-Founder Kaye "Nana" Griffin Passes On 480_kaye-nana-griffin-indybay-cofounder_1.jpg by Indybay
The Indybay Collective has learned that Kaye "Nana" Griffin, an Indybay co-founder, passed on last week....
Posted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:12PM
calendar Rally to Defend Oakland Nurse Against Deportation by Stop ICE
Highland Hospital 1411 East 31st Street Oakland...
Event Date: Mon Aug 14, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 10:31PM
calendar Silicon Valley Pride Parade 480_flyer_-_rise_up_contingent_-_20170827.jpg by Rise Up for Justice
Assemble at the southwest corner of St. James Park St. John Street and First Street San José, CA 95110...
Event Date: Sun Aug 27, 2017 8:30AM
Posted: Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:26PM
image Last Call at Caffé Pergolesi 480_caffe-pergolesi-dr-miller_24_8-10-17_1.jpg by Bradley Allen
“Don’t ask what is happening here — you already know. You can no longer afford to live here. You’ve been priced out and so have all your favorite places.”...
Posted: Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:55PM
calendar Housing Is A Right! Socialism and the Fight Against Displacement. 480_public_land_for_public_good_by_joel_aguiar_1.jpg by Workers World Party - Bay Area
Workers World Party 1305 Franklin St #411 Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Sun Aug 13, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Tue Aug 8, 2017 8:07AM
calendar SF Japan Consulate Speak-out to Stop Massive Release Of Radioactive Water From Fukushima 480_japan_fukushima_tanks_1.jpg by No Nukes Action
San Francisco Japan Consulate 275 Battery St./California St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri Aug 11, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 6, 2017 8:48PM
image Time for Local Law Enforcement Agencies to Broaden Narcan Policies 480_19388669_1380692842020038_1574328814128116170_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Saving Lives Should Be Top Priority...
Posted: Sat Aug 5, 2017 9:14AM
text Strong rent control laws will slow rent hikes & homelessness by Lynda Carson
A recent report on rent increases by Zillow reveals that rising rents create more homelessness!...
Posted: Fri Aug 4, 2017 8:55PM
image Insure the Human Right to Health 480_trumpcare-thumb-300x373-2966_1.jpg by Curt
The plan to deny medical care to millions of Affordable Care Act subscribers (17 million would become uninsured next year alone) and reinstitute barriers to the hard-to-insure has collapsed, for now, but the threat to “expendable” citizens continues....
Posted: Fri Aug 4, 2017 1:21AM
calendar George Mark Children's House Autumn Celebration 2017 480_gmh_1.jpg by George Mark Children's House
George Mark Children's House 2121 George Mark Lane San Leandro, CA 94578...
Event Date: Sat Oct 7, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Thu Aug 3, 2017 12:53PM
calendar Healthcare "Day of Antagonism" by San Francisco for Democracy
3 Ravens Gallery, 440 Haight (near Church Street MUNI station)...
Event Date: Wed Aug 9, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 2, 2017 3:57PM