Interview with Kate Jessica Raphael on Fiction, Memory, and Palestine
Interview with local author Kate Jessica Raphael. Raphael is a San Francisco Bay Area writer, feminist and queer activist and KPFA radio journalist....
Posted: Sat Aug 17, 2019 10:33PM
On September 1, tenants get additional time to respond to notorious three-day notices
In California, beginning September 1, 2019, a new law known as AB 2343 takes effect regarding the three-day notice that tenants get served by landlords or their agents. This includes the notorious 3-Day Pay Rent or Quit notice that may lead to an eviction process....
Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:16PM
All Out to #DefendModesto From White Nationalist "Straight Pride" Event
All out to #DefendModesto from the white nationalist "Straight Pride" rally being organized on August 24th in Modesto, California. While the City has denied a permit due to lack of insurance, bigots are still planning to mobilize!...
Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:44AM
9/11 Truth Film Festival
Grand Lake Theater 3200 Grand Avenue Oakland, California 94610...
Event Date: Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:44PM
Housing crisis is being exacerbated by the California Apartment Association
Recently in El Cerrito, just when the renters believed that they have gained some just cause eviction protections from the greedy landlords and realtors involved in gouging the renters with exorbitant rent increases, and displacing the renters with eviction-for-profit schemes, here comes the California Apartment Association (CAA), and their BIG MONEY. BIG MONEY has been used by the CAA to meddle in the affairs of the city leaders with a petition to block an eviction protection ordinance from ...
Posted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:02PM
Growing Anti-Immigrant Sentiments and Trump's Immigration Policies
Charney Hall, Room 104. Santa Clara University School of Law 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara 95050...
Event Date: Thu Aug 29, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:19AM
Commemorate 1970 Chicano Moratorium March
SAN JOSE PEACE AND JUSTICE CENTER 48 S. 7th Street San Jose, Calif. 95112 Near corner of 7th and Santa Clara Streets....
Event Date: Sat Aug 31, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 12, 2019 3:20PM
Billionaire Stephen Ross of the Related Companies faces protests for Trump fundraiser
Reported by Politico, billionaire Stephen Ross the founder of “The Related Companies,” is facing a backlash for fundraising for the alleged racist President Donald Trump....
Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2019 11:44PM
Is an Innocent Black Man Being Framed for Murder in OC?
Who killed Wendi Miller? Co-witnesses on a case where there was big payout resulting from her death wonder if they are next. Was an innocent black man framed?...
Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2019 2:21PM
Tulare County Agrees to Curb Air Pollution From Industrial Dairies
Livestock Produces 55 Percent of State’s Methane Emissions...
Posted: Fri Aug 9, 2019 2:35PM
Charlotte Laws signs her award-winning memoir, Undercover Debutante at Barnes & Noble
Barnes & Noble in Calabasas The Commons at Calabasas Park 4735 Commons Way Calabasas, CA 91302 (818) 222-0542...
Event Date: Sat Aug 24, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Aug 7, 2019 10:34AM
San Francisco Kicks Off 30 Days of Action to Close the Camps
A month-long protest outside ICE in downtown San Francisco, organized through word of mouth, networking, and social media, will take place every day from Noon to 1pm during the month of August, by a different sector, group, or organization ranging from librarians to lawyers....
Posted: Tue Aug 6, 2019 6:20PM
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
2019 GLIDE Legacy Gala
August Hall, 420 Mason St., San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Sat Sep 7, 2019 8:00PM
Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2019 3:06PM
Lawsuit Launched Over Trump Administration’s Approval of Oil-waste Dumping in Arroyo Grande Aquifer
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., July 25, 2019 — The Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice today of its intent to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for ignoring threats to endangered wildlife in its recent approval of an aquifer exemption in the area around the Arroyo Grande oilfield....
Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2019 2:37PM
Legal Action Forces Trump Administration to Curb Killing of California Beavers
SACRAMENTO, July 30, 2019 — The federal wildlife-killing program known as Wildlife Services has agreed to stop shooting and trapping California beavers on more than 11,000 miles of river and 4 million acres of land where the killing could hurt endangered wildlife....
Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2019 2:30PM
NNU Statement on Gilroy Garlic Festival Shooting: ‘Gun Violence is a Significant Public Health Issue’
July 29, 2019 - National Nurses United today joined with millions of others in calling for meaningful action in response to yesterday’s shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in Gilroy, California, as well as similar shootings across the United States this year alone....
Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2019 2:18PM
Gilroy Shooter Touted White Supremacist Text, Posted Racist Content Before Massacre
In California, police have identified the gunman who killed three people—including two children—at a mass shooting Sunday at the Gilroy Garlic Festival as 19-year-old Santino William Legan. He was fatally shot by police at the scene. Authorities say they are still determining a motive for the attack, but the gunman’s social media activity shows him promoting a manifesto on white supremacy just moments before the rampage. He also wrote in a post Sunday, “Why overcrowd towns and pave more open ...
Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2019 2:09PM
Drummers Unite Against ICE - 30 Days of Action
U.S. ICE, 630 Sansome St, San Francisco, CA 94111...
Event Date: Thu Aug 1, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:45AM
South Bay Progressive Alliance Picnic/BBQ and meeting with special guests
Picnic BBQ is at Rose Garden in San Jose, near the corner of Naglee and Dana. After that we will move to the Rose Garden Library Community Room, on Naglee near Dana....
Event Date: Sun Aug 4, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 28, 2019 9:59AM