Four Days After Protest at Palantir's HQ, Giant Data Company Renews Contract with ICE
On August 16, demonstrators blocked the entrance to Palantir’s cafeteria saying the data-mining company's technology enables unethical policies, including the separation of migrant families. They called on the Palo Alto headquartered company to drop all its contracts with ICE. Four days later Palantir announced that ICE contracts had been renewed for the next three years. Activists condemned the renewal of the contract and called on all those that denounce and rebuke Palantir’s escalation to ...
Posted: Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:21PM
Emergency Palantir Mass Mobilization — #StopICEterror
100 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1616, United States (Palantir Headquarters)...
Event Date: Fri Aug 23, 2019 4:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 21, 2019 3:43AM
#DisarmICE Rally: Palantir, Drop the ICE Contracts! Protest in Palo Alto
DOWNTOWN PALO ALTO: 542 High St. between University and Hamilton...
Event Date: Fri Aug 16, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 6:10PM
Protest Against Hate & For Sensible Gun Legislation in Mtn. View
Intersection of El Camino Real & Castro Street, Mountain View, California...
Event Date: Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:30PM
Posted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:02AM
Climate Strike: Downtown Palo Alto
King Plaza in front of City Hall, 250 Hamilton, Palo Alto 94301...
Event Date: Fri Sep 20, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 12, 2019 3:00PM
The Climate for Change is Now: "Paris to Pittsburgh" Film Screening (San Mateo)
San Mateo Public Library, 55 West 3rd Ave, San Mateo 94402,...
Event Date: Mon Sep 9, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2019 7:21PM
Gardening for Biodiversity in a Climate Crisis Symposium (Los Altos)
Foothill College, 12345 El Monte Road Los Altos Hills, CA, 94022...
Event Date: Sat Sep 21, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2019 6:41PM
Walmart Tech Workers In San Bruno Rally & Protest Gun Violence & Massacre
Dozens of Walmart tech workers walked out to protest the continued sale of guns by WalMart and the massacre in El Paso at the WalMart by a white nationalist racist....
Posted: Wed Aug 7, 2019 8:57PM
The U.S. and Venezuela - A Closer Look
Unitarian Universalists of San Mateo 300 E. Santa Inez Avenue San Mateo, CA 94401...
Event Date: Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 4, 2019 10:03PM
List of Northern California Restaurants with Shark Fins on the Menu
As Shark Week continues, restaurants across the nation are contributing to the rapid decline in shark species by serving up soup made from shark fins, despite bans in 12 states and counting. According to an online database maintained by the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI), nearly 200 restaurants across the country continue to offer shark fin products, including shark fin soup, a traditionally expensive East Asian dish associated with banquets and celebrations. Dozens of these restaurants are v...
Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2019 11:02PM
Day 6 of Daily Vigil for Compassion at Our Borders
On July 26 concerned citizens protested at lunch time at the busy intersection of Page Mill and El Camino Real in Palo Alto pleading for compassion at the southern border. No Kids in Cages! Photos by Jack Owicki, Pro Bono Photo. Please credit the photographer....
Posted: Mon Jul 29, 2019 3:09AM
Protesters Target Palantir for Profiting from ICE Contracts
July 12 was a national day of action to call for the protection of immigrants from ICE raids. In Palo Alto, demonstrators marched on Palantir Technologies' headquarters, saying the data mining company is helping the Trump administration separate families. Palantir sells software that assists the government in tracking and finding people to arrest and deport. Please credit the photographer: Jack Owicki, Pro Bono Photo....
Posted: Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:52AM
New Northern California Police Accountability Project Seeking Support
We need a centralized archive for information on law enforcement violence and corruption across Northern California, but no such resource currently exists. With your help, we can have a working version within a matter of months. Share this and donate to make it happen!...
Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:26PM
Protest of Planned Federal Immigration Roundups Draws Hundreds to Redwood City
President Donald Trump has threatened mass deportation roundups, starting today. On Friday July 12, in Redwood City, California, demonstrators said it was important to protest the administration's crackdown. Photos by Charlie Moehle, Pro Bono Photo. Please credit the photographer....
Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:14AM
Mountain View Vigil Protests Immigration Camps
On June 30, 2018 in Mountain View 2,000 people demonstrated to send a clear message to Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress: Families Belong Together! They demanded an end to cruel and unjustified treatment of immigrant children and their families. A year later, on July 12, 2019, members of Together We Will once again called upon the people to gather on the streets, for the situation has not improved. Quite the opposite, it has only become more dire. Photos by Teri Vershel, Pro Bono Ph...
Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 2:11AM
Lights for Liberty Vigil: Redwood City
In front of the main Redwood City Public Library 1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City, CA...
Event Date: Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Jul 8, 2019 8:36PM
In Palo Alto, 300 Demonstrators Protest Detention Camps
On July 2, tens of thousands of people attended over 175 protests across the US to call on the Trump administration to close detention camps where migrants are being held under horrific conditions. Palo Alto, California, the site of one such protest, is the location of grassroots effort Caravan to Clint, a group that goes on trips to a children's detention facility outside El Paso....
Posted: Fri Jul 5, 2019 3:44AM
Close the Concentration Camps: Bay Area Event
Palantir Technologies 555 High St., Palo Alto, California 94301...
Event Date: Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:30PM
Posted: Thu Jul 4, 2019 7:30PM
Singalong at Close the Camps Rally in Palo Alto (video/quicktime 36.0MB)
To the tune of Saints Come Marchin' In called "When Mr. Trump Shuts His Big Mouth". 19 second video....
Posted: Wed Jul 3, 2019 4:33AM
ICE raids targeting migrant families slated to start Sunday in major U.S. cities
ICE will raid family homes across the country on Sunday, June 23rd. If you witness a raid in progress or other ICE movements, document what you see. Call a legal support hotline immediately....
Posted: Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:17PM