textAffordable Housing Means No on S.B.50 by Register Peace & Freedom or Green
The famous writer, James Baldwin, is back, in our San Francisco mailboxes on a fabulous, urgently needed slick mailer denouncing the racist, anti-labor SB50 luxury housing bill promoted by Democrat State Senator of San Francisco, formerly the worst San Francisco Supervisor in memory, Scott Weiner....
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 4:56PM
calendarRefuse Fascism Discussion and Organizing Meeting
by Curt Wechsler
Sports Basement, 1590 Bryant Street, San Francisco...
Event Date: Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 2:24PM
calendarSOSAmerica: Call Upon Speaker Pelosi to Initiate Trump Impeachment Proceedings by Scott Ellner
90 7th Street Suite 2-800 San Francisco, CA 94103
Event Date: Mon Apr 22, 2019 5:00PM
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 12:01PM
textHUD moves to force undocumented immigrants from public housing by Lynda Carson
In an effort that pits public housing tenants against one another, reportedly last Wednesday evening on April 17, 2019, the Trump administration and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced a new proposal to force undocumented immigrants from our nation’s public housing units!...
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 5:35AM
calendarMax Blumenthal: The Management of Savagery by KPFA Radio 94.1 FM
First Congregational Church of Berkeley 2345 Channing Way Berkeley, CA 94704...
Event Date: Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:30PM
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 12:45AM
imageAB392: Ways To Take Action to Save Lives from Police Violence
by Let Us Live Coalition
We are gearing up for a historic battle in Sacramento and in our communities this legislative session....
Posted: Fri Apr 19, 2019 5:16PM
textThe Toxic Lure of “Guns and Butter” by Norman Solomon
A spoonful of rhetoric helps the militarism go down...
Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:13PM
imageTrump signs two executive orders expediting oil and gas pipelines
by Dan Bacher
David Turnbull, Strategic Campaigns Director with Oil Change U.S., slammed the signing of the two executive orders, comparing the orders to taking a “jackhammer” to the Clean Water Act and the National Environmental Policy Act:...
Posted: Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:40PM
imageSenate votes 56-41 to confirm David Bernhardt as Interior Secretary
by Dan Bacher
”After all of the clear documentation about his conflicts of interest and his apparent corruption, it’s really disappointing to seeing the Senate agree to make this guy the secretary with 56 votes,” said John McManus, President of the Golden Gate Salmon Association (GGSA)....
Posted: Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:26PM
imageThe California Act to Save Lives (AB 392) Passes in Assembly Public Safety Committee
by Dave Id
In a huge milestone for limiting the ability of police to kill at will, the California Act to Save Lives (AB 392) passed in the State Assembly Public Safety Committee by a 5-2 vote on April 9. The bill was introduced this year by Assemblymember Shirley Weber (D-San Diego) and will save lives by restricting when police can use deadly force....
Posted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:12PM
imageDemonstration in Palo Alto Raises Public Awareness About Mueller Report
by Text: RR Photos: Teri Vershel
On April 4, a coalition of organizations activated a nationwide protest in response to Attorney General William Barr’s failure to meet a deadline set by House Democrats to release special counsel Robert Mueller’s full Russia report to Congress. Amongst many participating locations in the San Francisco Bay Area, Palo Alto was one. Photos by Teri Vershel, Pro Bono Photo. Please credit the photographer....
Posted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:40PM
imageDemonstrators Doubt AG Barr's Trustworthiness, Protest in El Cerrito
by Text: RR Photos: Mary DeShaw, Pro Bono Photo
On April 4, demonstrators in El Cerrito responded to a call for action to demand Attorney General Barr turn over the Mueller report in its entirety. Photos by Mary DeShaw, Pro Bono Photo. Please credit the photographer....
Posted: Tue Apr 9, 2019 7:37PM
calendarIs Trump's Policy His Foreign Policy/ by Humanist and Non Theist
Unitarian Universalist Center 1187 Franklin/Geary Streets San Francisco...
Event Date: Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 9, 2019 7:13PM
calendarThe Primary Route in 2020 with Tom Gallagher
by Eugene E Ruyle
NPML, 6501 Telegraph Ave, Oakland (just North of Alcatraz Ave.)...
Event Date: Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:30AM
Posted: Tue Apr 9, 2019 5:31PM
textIMF Says Global Economy Faces a "Delicate Moment" by Jubilee USA Network
As world leaders, finance ministers, business leaders and development groups gather for the Spring International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings, the IMF raises fresh concerns about the global economy. The IMF releases the biannual World Economic Outlook Report noting a slowdown in global growth and focusing on economic challenges that include unsustainable debt, trade tensions and the impact of natural disasters on the financial system....
Posted: Tue Apr 9, 2019 11:58AM
imageSan Franciscans Demand Full Release of Mueller Report
by Text: RR, Photos: Charles Moehle, Pro Bono Photo
On April 4, a coalition of organizations unleashed a National Day of Action to demand that Attorney General Barr release the Mueller report in its entirety. In San Francisco speakers addressed a crowd of demonstrators. Please credit the photographer, Charles Moehle, Pro Bono Photo....
Posted: Mon Apr 8, 2019 8:23PM
imageDaraka Larimore-Hall holds fundraiser in San Rafael
by Leon Kunstenaar
Candidate for Chair of California Democratic Party impresses progressive Democrats in Marin....
Posted: Sun Apr 7, 2019 3:11PM
imagePalo Alto: Nobody Is Above the Law Demo
by Text: RR Photos: Jack Owicki, ProBono Photo
Protesters paraded in Palo Alto with placards ranging from the erudite to the irreverent on April 4 to say Trump is not above the law. They demanded the Mueller report be released in full with no redactions. Photos by Jack Owicki ProBono Photo, except where noted. Please credit the photographer....
Posted: Sun Apr 7, 2019 6:11AM
textMillionaire Pelosi Repeats Insurance Co Lies on Medicare for All by Register Peace & Freedom or Green
The outrage of robot voting in San Francisco for the Democratic incumbent when it is not possible for a Republican to win is brought home with the re-election of 79 year old millionaire Democrat Rep Nancy Pelosi, who again repeats the insurance company lies about Medicare for All, HR 1384....
Posted: Sat Apr 6, 2019 8:07PM
imageSan Rafael Activists Demand Release of Entire Mueller Report
by Leon Kunstenaar
Hundreds of Protesters excoriate Attorney General Barr for hiding Mueller’s report on Trump’s alleged crimes and violations of his oath of office. Steve Disenhof and Leon Kunstenaar, Pro Bono Photo...
Posted: Sat Apr 6, 2019 8:12AM