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imagePhotos from Mountain View & Palo Alto Rally to Protect the Vote
by Bay Area defends election
Mountain View and Palo Alto hold one of many Bay Area November 4 rallies to protect the vote...
Posted: Thu Nov 5, 2020 10:33PM
imagePhotos from Menlo Park Rally to Protect the Vote
by Bay Area defends election
Menlo Park holds one of many Bay Area November 4 rallies to protect the vote...
Posted: Thu Nov 5, 2020 9:29PM
imagePhotos from San Jose Rally to Protect the Vote
by Bay Area defends election
San Jose holds one of many Bay Area November 4 rallies to protect the vote...
Posted: Thu Nov 5, 2020 6:43PM
imageOn Halloween, Rallies Called for a Peaceful Change of Power/Protect the Election Results
by Mobilize for Nov 4 Now
See photos here of three colorful rallies held along the El Camino Real on the San Francisco Peninsula on October 31. All three rallies were held in solidarity with the coalition "Protect the Results" and its goals. You can sign up at the link here to find a protest near you and be part of a national mobilization on November 4 should Trump interfere with the election. Please credit the photographers as indicated....
Posted: Mon Nov 2, 2020 1:18AM
calendarAmah Mutsun Land Trust Fire Symposium
by Amah Mutsun Land Trust
Online event, register now:
Event Date: Thu Nov 19, 2020 3:00PM
Posted: Sat Oct 31, 2020 4:13PM
calendarUnder the Redwoods: A Sempervirens Fund Webinar Series
by Sempervirens Fund
Online Event
Event Date: Tue Oct 27, 2020 1:00PM
Posted: Fri Oct 23, 2020 1:06PM
imageSome Sweet Signs Seen in San Mateo
by "And One Day, Like a Miracle, He'll Be Gone"
A sister rally to the women's march was held in San Mateo on October 17th....
Posted: Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:44AM
imageJunipero Serra Statue Attacked in Bay Area
by Celebrating Indigenous Peoples' Day
Last night, the statue of Junipero Serra was defaced and covered in red paint to signify the colonial violence and genocide that has been and continues to be enacted upon the Indigenous people of this land, specifically in this context by spanish imperialism and the catholic church....
Posted: Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:49AM
calendarWomen's Rally/Dance of Peace in San Mateo
by Raging Grannies
El Camino Real at Third Ave. (300 So. El Camino Real) San Mateo, CA 94402...
Event Date: Sat Oct 17, 2020 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Oct 11, 2020 8:58PM
imagePalantir Protests Make Business News
by Due to Company's First Public Trade on NYSE
Palantir’s public offering is founded on the company’s sales pitch that its software represents the ultimate tool of surveillance. The secretive company's history of working with Immigration and Customs Enforcement and countries with questionable human rights records makes it a bad investment, say activists. Protests at the company's new and old headquarters are the subject of major media attention as the company makes its first public trades today....
Posted: Wed Sep 30, 2020 11:53AM
imageWhy Did Protesters Shut Down Intersection in Menlo Park?
by Justice for Breonna
About 200 people demonstrated on September 25 in Menlo Park in a protest that called for justice in the police murder of Breonna Taylor. They shut down a major intersection twice during the evening protest....
Posted: Mon Sep 28, 2020 7:59PM
imageProtesters March On the Most Racist Police Department on the SF Peninsula
by Demand Justice for Breonna Taylor
Breonna Taylor was fatally shot by Louisville, Kentucky Metro Police Department officers Jonathan Mattingly, Brett Hankison, and Myles Cosgrove on March 13, 2020. In response to a lack of indictments for murder announced on September 23, hundreds marched down the El Camino Real taking the streets and descending on the Menlo Park Police Department (MPPD) two days later. An organizer said the location was chosen because MPPD is "the most racist police on the Peninsula by far."...
Posted: Mon Sep 28, 2020 2:05PM
imageGood Riddance Palantir Party at Company's Palo Alto Headquarters
by Protests Will Continue at New Denver HQ
CIA-backed data mining company Palantir says its involvement with ICE is in the interest of American citizens. San Francisco Bay Area immigrant rights activists counter that the company's development of technologies to surveil immigrants is immoral; they have protested frequently in front of the Palo Alto HQ. On September 21, demonstrators celebrated Palantir's exit from Silicon Valley with a colorful goodbye party....
Posted: Sun Sep 27, 2020 4:33PM
imageAt Mountain View RBG Vigil Attendees Say They Are Fearful
by She Passed Too Soon
Sadly, Ruth Bader Ginsburg left us before the November election. On September 19 in Mountain View, California, people at a vigil in her honor said they fear Trump may be successful in his plan to choose her replacement and see them seated....
Posted: Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:41AM
imageFacebook Suspends Hundreds of Accounts Over Online Event Targeting Coastal GasLink Pipeline
by Greenpeace
Hundreds of individual accounts linked to Indigenous, environmental, and social justice organizations were suspended from Facebook because they were co-hosts of an online Facebook event targeting the Coastal GasLink pipeline majority funder....
Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:54AM
calendarBuild Back Better with Justice, Equality, Reform, Democracy, Truth...
by Build Back Better
San Mateo Community College, Upper Hillside Parking Lot...
Event Date: Sat Sep 19, 2020 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2020 12:15PM
calendarSharat G. Lin on the Rise and Fall of U.S.-China Relations
by San Mateo Peace Action
Event Date: Sun Sep 13, 2020 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Sep 11, 2020 1:08PM
imageTha Hood Squad Does it Again!
by Organized Mayhem
Tha Hood Squad creates a bridge between Palo Alto, East Palo Alto, Menlo Park and Stanford through community events including free meals, vigils, barbecues and ... street occupations....
Posted: Mon Aug 31, 2020 5:22AM
videoCreative Protest in Palo Alto After Another Black Man Shot by Police (video/quicktime 32.6MB) by Kenosha Reaction
Short videos from protest in Palo Alto of August 27 Video 1: Dance for Peace to rap number "Fuck the Police." features Sharat Lin IG: @danceofpeace #danceofpeace Video2: seven seconds of San Jose Strong t-shirt wearer feeling the groove...
Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2020 1:51AM
imageRegarding Postmaster General DeJoy Temporarily Suspending Some Recent Policy Decisions
by In SF Bay Area Protesters Say It's Not Enough, Hit the Streets
Despite limited concessions by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy after a public outcry against mail delaying tactics, community members and postal workers rallied to demand that Congress save the US Postal Service in protests across the US. Of course the San Francisco Bay Area was no exception. On August 19, APWU National President Mark Dimondstein issued a statement saying why concessions made to assuage concerned Americans are not enough....
Posted: Sat Aug 29, 2020 3:38PM