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image Young Freedom Now Activists Build Altar for Stolen Lives and March in Oakland 480_freedomnow-children-oakland_20160721_001_1.jpg by Dave Id
Following the recent wave of demonstrations nationwide after the police murders of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, a call went out for Freedom Now protests on July 21 targeting the support infrastructure for police oppression, especially police "unions" for their constant and unequivocal defense of cops accused of brutality. In Oakland, a Black Lives Matter event for children was held at Oscar Grant plaza, followed by a march and rally....
Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2016 10:37PM
image Environmental racism in the “leftmost city” 480_nopal_1.jpg by Santa Cruz Ecological Justice
Santa Cruz is a majority white town, characterized by an extreme shortage of affordable housing and rentals. In recent years there has been increasing encroachment by wealthy out-of-towners seeking second homes near the beach. Within the city’s neighborhoods, one stands out demographically. Beach Flats, bordering the Boardwalk’s enormous parking lots, is populated mainly by immigrants from Mexico and Central America....
Posted: Sun Jul 24, 2016 10:21AM
image Behind the CIA's Failed Coup in Turkey: Was It Only a Dry Run? obama_pushing_gulen_charter_schools.jpg by repost
Former FBI translator, Turkish-Born Sibel Edmonds is adamant that the attempted coup against Erdogan, which she'd long-anticipated was orchestrated by the US Deep State....
Posted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 9:12AM
image TESC Students for Justice in Palestine Respond to Evergreen Administration 480_tesc-boycott_1.jpg by TESC Students for Justice in Palestine
An open letter from TESC Students for Justice in Palestine’s response to the Administration’s statement concerning the affirmative student votes to boycott Sabra, Driscoll’s, and CAT products on the Evergreen campus and its refusal to respect the CAT boycott....
Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2016 1:19PM
video Protests force Mexico to talks with teachers (video/mp4 113.6mb) by IndyRadio/CNTE
2 months of protest against the neoliberal assault on education in Mexico have finally resulted in talks between The Coordinadora Nacional de Trabajadores de la Educación (CNTE) and Interior Minister Miguel Angel Osorio Chong.Highways remain blockaded in 5 states and the teachers send us a video of protests from Monday, 11jul16...
Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2016 6:51PM
image Teamsters Mourn the Loss of Local 320 Member Philando Castile 480_philando_castile_1.jpg by via the Teamsters
14-Year Member was Nutrition Services Supervisor in St. Paul Public Schools...
Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2016 4:10PM
text Farming Community Rallies in Sacramento to Demand Protections from Agricultural Pesticides by via Californians for Pesticide Reform
Residents from California’s most extensively farmed regions converged on Sacramento today to deliver more than 27,000 petition signatures and a letter representing hundreds of thousands of Californians, all demanding protections for their children from exposure to agricultural pesticides at school....
Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2016 3:36PM
calendar Above the Law? Addressing Sexual Assault on College Campuses and Beyond 480_above_the_law_website_1.jpg by Inforum at the Commonwealth Club
The Commonwealth Club, 555 Post Street...
Event Date: Tue Aug 16, 2016 6:30PM
Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2016 11:33AM
image Oaxaca 2016: «Esta lucha no es del magisterio, es del pueblo de México» 480_marcha-ayuujk-oaxaca_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Miles de hombres y mujeres, desde una multitud de pueblos y comunidades están luchando en su día a día para construir un camino distinto, justo y digno....
Posted: Mon Jul 11, 2016 2:04PM
image Oaxaca 2016: “This is not a teachers struggle, it belongs to the people of Mexico” 480_marcha-ayuujk-oaxaca_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Thousands of men and women, from a multitude of peoples and communities, are struggling daily to build a different path, just and dignified....
Posted: Mon Jul 11, 2016 1:38PM
image Watsonville March from Watsonville City Plaza to Ramsay Park 7-2-2016 480_177_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Marching in solidarity with the teachers Oaxaca Mexico! Sponsored by The Watsonville Brown Berets...
Posted: Sun Jul 3, 2016 1:33AM
image Over-Policing in Stockton Unified Remains Rampant susd_district_police_stockton.png by ACLU of Northern California
ACLU: Over-Policing in Stockton Unified Remains Rampant, with 3,000 Police “Incident Reports” Each Year...
Posted: Thu Jun 30, 2016 5:41PM
image US Deportations Protested, Beller's Caliber Charter In Richmond & NAFTA Mex Privatization 480_mexican_military_bomb_teachers_1.jpg by KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek Radio
KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek radio looks at San Francisco labor protesting the deportations and Supreme Court decision attacking immigrant rights. Also it looks at the vulture hedge fund capitalist Ron Beller's Caliber school sale by the West Contra Costa County School district for $60,000. WorkWeek also hears about a protest by San Francisco teachers of the massacre of teachers in Mexico and talks with Al Rojas about the visit of Mexican unionists to the US...
Posted: Wed Jun 29, 2016 1:18PM
image Pronunciamiento del Bloque Libertario Oaxaca 480_go-towards-life-oaxaca_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
No aceptamos ningún tipo de negociación con el estado que asesino a once compañeros en Nochixtlán y Viguera....
Posted: Wed Jun 29, 2016 12:07PM
image Statement from the Oaxaca Libertarian Bloc 480_go-towards-life-oaxaca_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
We do not accept any form of negotiation with the state that murders eleven compañeros in Nochixtlán and Viguera....
Posted: Wed Jun 29, 2016 12:04PM
image Marin Eagle Scout’s Final Project Will Get Redwood Trees Growing in Bay Area Classrooms 480_liam_1.jpg by Joanna Nasar McWilliams
Marin High School Student and Eagle Scout Liam Birmingham learned about the 10,000 Redwoods Project (10000redwoods.org), and decided to devote his time to assisting Turtle Island Restoration Network achieve this goal....
Posted: Tue Jun 28, 2016 10:18AM
calendar Stockton Red, White and Blues Festival 2016 480_46b4bf814aa50d4daf15a85d9b284e6ea0066cbb_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Downtown Stockton Waterfront...
Event Date: Sat Jul 2, 2016 2:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 27, 2016 8:05AM
image Marcha de la sección 22 en repudio a la brutal represión en el Estado de Oaxaca 480_oaxaca-marcha-20-6-16-8_1_1_1.jpg by by El Enemigo Común
Después de la brutal represión sufrida el día domingo 19 de junio, la Sección 22 del CNTE de Oaxaca, convocó a una manifestación en el monumento a Juárez....
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 4:50PM
image Section 22 march blasts brutal repression in Oaxaca 480_oaxaca-marcha-20-6-16-8_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
After the brutal repression experienced on Sunday, June 19, Section 22 of the CNTE in Oaxaca called a demonstration at the Juarez Monument....
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 4:43PM
image Terrorismo de Estado y educación, el nuevo sector especulativo en la Bolsa de Valores 480_oaxaca-clashes-nochixtlan-1_1_1_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Los motivos por los cuales el gobierno mexicano quiere imponer la Reforma Educativa, tienen su raíz en organismos financieros internacionales....
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 4:10PM