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image Rally for Immigrant Rights at Stanford University Entrance 480_30thpasigns_1_1_1.jpg by RR Text/Jacki Owicki photos
On June 30th, as part of a national day of action to protest Trump's family separations at the US/Mexico border, the Peninsula Peace and Justice Center held a rally near the entrance to Stanford University. Photos by Jack Owicki, please credit the author if you repost them....
Posted: Wed Jul 4, 2018 5:32AM
image As Night Falls, Candlelight Rally Calls for Immigration Reform 480_30thmvsaminagrns__1__1.jpg by photos courtesy Neil Hendin and Raging Grannies
By 8:30pm on the night of June 30th, a national day of action to protest the separation of children and parents at the US southern border, it was time to bring out the candles in Mountain View, California. Top photo: Sameena Usman of CAIR at left in the waning light. Top photo courtesy Raging Grannies....
Posted: Mon Jul 2, 2018 4:34AM
image Mountain View Says "Reunite Separated Families, Stop ICE!" 480_jomvtop_1.jpg by Text Gigi/Photos Chris Cassell
In Mountain View, California the action began at 7 p.m. with a protest at the corner of El Camino Real and Castro Street. Participants then marched to Civic Center Plaza for a rally with chants, songs, and a candlelight vigil. Photos by Chris Cassell, please credit the photographer if you use them....
Posted: Sun Jul 1, 2018 7:28PM
image E. Palo Alto Mayor Ruben Abrica/Rep. Anna Eshoo Plus Hundreds at RWC Rally for Immigrants 480_30thrwcjoruben_1.jpg by Internment Never Again
East Palo Alto Mayor Ruben Abrica was at the Redwood City Rally at the Old Courthouse Plaza on June 30th. He shared a letter that is going to Trump on behalf of himself and the City Council of East Palo Alto. U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo met with immigrant mothers in a Texas detention facility recently. She said they were "filled with grief and worry" for their separated children, with whom they had had no contact. Top photo of Ruben Abrica by Jack Owicki, please credit the photographer...
Posted: Sun Jul 1, 2018 5:46AM
calendar Afternoon Vigil/Demo in San Mateo: Families Belong Together by San Mateo Peace Action
Intersection of Third Ave and El Camino Real San Mateo In front of the Bank of America Bldg....
Event Date: Sat Jun 30, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:12PM
calendar Laborfest: San Bruno Mountain Walk by Laborfest
Meet at 10:00 AM at the San Bruno Mountain Watch office (44 Visitacion Avenue, Suite 206, in Brisbane) To get there by car, follow Bayshore Boulevard to Brisbane; or take the #292 SamTrans bus....
Event Date: Sun Jul 29, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2018 5:45AM
image Free the Children--Jail Trump! Demo in San Mateo 480_23historyiswatching2.jpg by San Mateo Peace Action/Raging Grannies
Free the Children--Jail Trump! Demo in San Mateo, California with Peninsula Progressive Action Group joining organizers San Mateo Peace Action and the Raging Grannies Action League. The Grannies told news reporter David Rosenberg of KPFA 94.1FM, "history is watching"....
Posted: Sun Jun 24, 2018 4:20PM
text Spotlight on the “sneaky” attempt to repeal rent control in Mountain View by Lynda Carson
It is an initiative sponsored by the California Apartment Association (CAA) that is reportedly designed to repeal rent control in Mountain View, and is known as the “sneaky” repeal of rent control, by many renters in Mountain View!...
Posted: Sat Jun 23, 2018 10:05PM
calendar Free the Children--Jail Trump! Demo in San Mateo 480_grannylogoyellowfamiliessign.jpg by San Mateo Peace Action/Raging Grannies
At the corner of Third Ave and So. El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94402. In front of the Bank of America....
Event Date: Sat Jun 23, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:12AM
image Father's Day Protest Against Trump Administration’s Policy Separating Families 480_sanccandlegroupmomskid__1__1.jpg by Action in San Carlos
On Father's Day, protesters rallied in San Carlos to demonstrate against the Trump administration’s new policy that separates immigrant parents from their children....
Posted: Mon Jun 18, 2018 3:53AM
image Swift Reaction in Silicon Valley as More Facebook Fouls Exposed 480_fbjune2018indylarge__2__1.jpg by Renewed Protest at Facebook HQ in Menlo Park
On June 4th, digital privacy rights activists demonstrated at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California. Facebook is under renewed scrutiny this week after it was revealed that smartphone manufacturers had been given access to the private information of Facebook users and their friends....
Posted: Tue Jun 5, 2018 11:57PM
calendar Menlo Park National Gun Violence Prevention Day Gathering 480_brickmbwalegsgu_1.jpg by Raging Grannies
1929 Menalto Ave Menlo Park, CA 94025 corner of Menalto and Gilbert...
Event Date: Sat Jun 2, 2018 5:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 1, 2018 8:17AM
calendar National Gun Violence Prevention Day: #WearOrange Rally & CalTrain to SF from Redwood City 480_wear_orange_sf_1_1_1.jpg by Moms Demand Action Peninsula
Arguello Plaza, 2500 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063; then Caltrain to San Francisco for Golden Gate Bridge Walk...
Event Date: Sat Jun 2, 2018 9:00AM
Posted: Mon May 28, 2018 9:47AM
image CodePink and Raging Grannies Put the Heat on BlackRock Inc. in Palo Alto 480_brgroupinfront.jpg by Stop the Killing
Holding the world's largest investment company accountable for investing in weapons manufacture, demonstrators made a lot of noise in Palo Alto on May 23....
Posted: Sat May 26, 2018 12:02AM
calendar Trump Nukes the Iran Accord: What Happens Next? by Peace Action of San Mateo County
Unitarian Universalists of San Mateo 300 E. Santa Inez Avenue San Mateo, CA 94402...
Event Date: Sun Jun 10, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Mon May 21, 2018 10:09AM
text Big money in opposition to efforts to repeal the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act by Lynda Carson
Wealthy landlords, realtors, and developers have teamed up together against renters campaigning against the Costa-Hawkins Act, and the competing campaigns are gearing up for a huge battle to come!...
Posted: Mon May 14, 2018 6:14PM
image How Much Do Bay Area Companies Make From Pentagon Contracts? 480_fortressbayareashield1fixedtransparent.jpg by Fortress Bay Area
How Much Do Bay Area Companies Make From Pentagon Contracts? #FortressBayArea Counties, Ranked....
Posted: Fri May 11, 2018 6:22PM
calendar Remembering Joel Kubby ~ Celebration of Life kkjoel_kubby.jpg by Raychel Kubby Adler
Mitchell Park Playground Water Fountains Redwood Group Area 600 East Meadow Drive, Palo Alto, CA 94306...
Event Date: Sun May 6, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 30, 2018 4:59PM
calendar John Lindsay-Poland speaks on Demilitarizing Policing by Peace Action of San Mateo County
Unitarian Universalists of San Mateo 300 E. Santa Inez San Mateo, CA 94401...
Event Date: Sun May 6, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 24, 2018 11:55PM
image Facebook Should Apologize to Black America with $100 Million 480_markzuckerberg-facebook-thumbsdown_1.jpg by Paul Cobb, Oakland Post Publisher
Mark Zuckerberg’s misuse of the data personal information of his faithful Black Facebook users requires that he establish a small $100 million-dollar fund to repair the damages he has done to Black people....
Posted: Tue Apr 10, 2018 3:59PM