Nationwide Effort Calls for Housing, Not Handcuffs
(July 17, 2019, Washington, D.C.) – Today, the #IAskForHelpBecause Campaign launched its second round of a nationwide effort to strike down bans on panhandling and to replace them with more constructive policies that address the root causes of homelessness. Since the 2015 decision in Norton v. Springfield that found any targeting of speech asking for donations for punishment invokes the strictest scrutiny under First Amendment protections, every ordinance limiting panhandling, begging, or sol...
Posted: Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:24AM
Sounding the Alarm Against a Fascist Regime
Sports Basement 1590 Bryant Street, San Francisco Elevator access...
Event Date: Tue Jul 23, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:38PM
A3 Newsletter: Zulu Whitmore Court Date and More
The latest issue of our newsletter has just been released, spotlighting the important case of Kenny "Zulu" Whitmore and the recent work of Southern University Law Professor Angela A. Allen-Bell & her students. We also update you on the recent activities of Robert King and Albert Woodfox, including Albert's trip abroad to the United Kingdom....
Posted: Fri Jul 19, 2019 4:00PM
Independent Community Tribunal - Anatomy of a Witchhunt: Defend the Sacramento 3
Southside Co-Housing Community Room 434 - T Street (Sacramento, CA)...
Event Date: Mon Jul 22, 2019 6:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 18, 2019 3:13PM
Mayor Schaaf Rents Oakland Police Officers to Home Depot
Oakland Mayor Schaaf's rent a police officer program at Home Depot....
Posted: Mon Jul 15, 2019 5:28PM
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
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck, Oakland, CA (check whiteboard at front entrance for room location)...
Event Date: Wed Aug 21, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:37AM
Marin County Supervisors Hear Moving Testimony at TRUTH Forum
ICE Out Of Marin demands sheriff end ICE cooperation and that Supervisors declare Marin a sanctuary. Photos and text: Leon Kunstenaar...
Posted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 1:47PM
Defend Media Freedom NO U.S.Extradition of Julian Assange
British Consulate General San Francisco, 1 Sansome Street, San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Wed Jul 31, 2019 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Jul 9, 2019 3:59PM
Day of Action: 2nd Detention Camps Protest
Protests Resume at SF Federal Building Photos and text: Leon Kunstenaar...
Posted: Sun Jul 7, 2019 1:12PM
SF Protest Against Twitter Blocking of Tweets To Free Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning
Twitter World HQ 1355 Market St #900, San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Mon Jul 8, 2019 4:00PM
Posted: Sun Jul 7, 2019 11:10AM
Santa Cruz County Homeless Union President Launches RV Park-In Protest
Recent renewal of harassment of RV dwellers along Woodrow has prompted Alicia Kuhl of the SC Homeless Union Park-In to protest the threatening vigilante behavior. More details below....
Posted: Tue Jul 2, 2019 1:53PM
Lights for Liberty: Santa Cruz
Superior Court of California, County of Santa Cruz 701 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz,...
Event Date: Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 30, 2019 7:28PM
#CloseTheCamps: National Protests Against Inhumane Detention of Children & Families
Protests around San Francisco Bay Area, throughout California, and nationwide Find an event in your area (keep checking back as new events are being added): https://act.moveon.org/event/close-camps-now_attend/search/...
Event Date: Tue Jul 2, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 28, 2019 3:21PM
Fascism: What It Is and How To Fight It
Niebyl-Proctor Library, 6501 Telegraph Ave, Oakland (just North of Alcatraz Ave.)...
Event Date: Sun Jun 30, 2019 10:30AM
Posted: Thu Jun 27, 2019 3:01PM
The New War Against the Homeless
Political recalls and the campaign to dehumanize those who live without housing....
Posted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 9:18AM
Marin Residents Meet To Plan More Anti ICE Pressure
Unlike San Francisco, Marin County Sheriff Delivers Detainees to ICE...
Posted: Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:50PM
Is New City Manager Tina Friend Bringing an Anti-Homeless Agenda to Scotts Valley?
Without public input, freshly hired City Manager Tina Friend has drafted the City of Scotts Valley's political position on Assembly Bill 516, a state bill which would amend the California vehicle code to extend the amount of time before local authorities may legally tow a vehicle parked in public, and would also prevent the sale of vehicles after they are impounded to cover towing expenses. The bill is seen as a much needed protection for low income residents in the state; having a vehicle to...
Posted: Sun Jun 23, 2019 5:39PM
Cops Out Of Dyke March!
We will meet at 4:30pm on the steps of Mission High on 18th street, across from the park....
Event Date: Sat Jun 29, 2019 4:30PM
Posted: Sun Jun 23, 2019 5:22PM
Pre-Dawn Arrests at Spectacular Mono-pod Blockade on Rainbow Ridge, Mattole
A 40' mono pod with a sitter was erected early this morning at the main gate on the logging road on Rainbow Ridge in the Mattole Forest. About 20 people were there by about 4 am in this very remote area. Once security and law enforcement showed up (in force), several people were arrested, after being thrown to the ground without notice....
Posted: Mon Jun 17, 2019 10:36AM