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Eminent Domain for the Gardeners
Progressive Council Could Support Civil Action
Posted: Wed Apr 27, 2016 11:05AM
Video: Founding Fathers, Hip Hop
Founding Fathers presents the true history of Hip Hop. 700 free movies, 700 free e-books and 450 free audio books (including "1984") are ours at www.openculture.com. Enjoy the feast!
Posted: Tue Apr 26, 2016 2:35PM
Another Man Executed by the San Francisco Police.
On Thursday, April 7th, in the Mission District of San Francisco, a homeless man, Luis Gongora, allegedly "brandishing" a knife, was executed on the street by SFPD.
Posted: Sat Apr 9, 2016 8:58AM
Blood on his hands
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has sparked backlash and controversy with his proposals to ban Muslims from entering the United States—including refugees and asylum seekers. But deporting Muslim asylum seekers is nothing new.
Posted: Fri Apr 8, 2016 11:10AM
Over 100 Writers Call on PEN American Center to Reject Israeli Government Sponsorship
In a letter made public today over 100 writers, including Pulitzer Prize winners Junot Díaz, Richard Ford, and Alice Walker, and award-winning author Louise Erdrich, have called on the PEN American Center “to reject support from the Embassy of Israel” for PEN’s annual World Voices Festival. PEN lists the Israeli Embassy as among the “Champions” of the Festival, and as a sponsor of one of the Festival’s panels.
Posted: Wed Apr 6, 2016 12:16PM
Call for Prisoner Strike on Attica Anniversary
This is a Call to Action Against Slavery in America In one voice, rising from the cells of long term solitary confinement, echoed in the dormitories and cell blocks from Virginia to Oregon, we prisoners across the United States vow to finally end slavery in 2016.
Posted: Sat Apr 2, 2016 7:36AM
Pure Anti-Muslim propaganda
A MAJORITY of Americans now agree with banning all non-citizen Muslims from the United States, according to a new poll coming less than four months after Donald Trump first proposed the policy. A YouGov/Huffington Post poll published this week found that 51 percent of Americans now support the ban, up from 45 percent in December. The same poll also found strong support for Sen. Ted Cruz’s proposal to “patrol and secure” Muslim neighborhoods, with 45 percent of Americans in favor.
Posted: Wed Mar 30, 2016 1:54PM
Sign Petition before 4/15/16 for Medical Care or Release for Mumia Abu-Jamal
Mumia Abu-Jamal, a political prisoner, is being denied medical care for Hepatitis C, which will certainly result in his death if he does not receive the necessary medical care now.
Posted: Wed Mar 23, 2016 6:56PM
General Strike Now to Stop Police Killings; Long Live Alex Nieto
On March 10, 2016, a bourgeois Babbitt San Francisco suburban federal jury declared 4 San Francisco police not guilty of using excessive force in the civil trial of Alex Nieto v. the City of San Francisco despite the fact that Alex Nieto was killed by 15 of the 59 shots the cops shot at him, some in the back, with one cop reloading and continuing with the execution, and the strongest prosecution witness, an African-American jogger, verifying that Nieto's hands were in his pockets, where 1 bon...
Posted: Fri Mar 11, 2016 8:13PM
Alicia Garza Warns of the "Moderate Oppressor"
On February 12, 2016, Alicia Garza, the social activist who created the Twitter hashtag #BlackLivesMatter in 2013, emphasized to the audience that MLK had warned members of the civil rights movement of the moderate oppressor.
Posted: Tue Mar 8, 2016 5:51PM
Engaged in public speaking.
Hitler's Nazi Party became the largest elected party in the German Reichstag, leading to his appointment as chancellor in 1933. Following fresh elections won by his coalition, the Reichstag passed the Enabling Act, which began the process of transforming the Weimar Republic into Nazi Germany, a one-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideology of National Socialism. Hitler aimed to eliminate Jews from Germany and establish a New Order to counter what he saw as the injus...
Posted: Tue Mar 1, 2016 2:18PM
Reflections on Anti-Black Racism Among Asian Americans
Exploring current political issues that affect Chinese Americans, including anti-black racism, gentrification, and critical questions for the local group "Asians for Black Lives."
Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2016 11:51AM
The Bloody Hands Of Racist Homophobic Corporatist Scalia-Defending The Murder Of Innocents
Scalia was personally responsible for helping to put to death innocent people. "Scalia was prone to pronouncements that amounted to little more than demagoguery. His statements contributed to decades of operation of the machinery of death, which took lives in brutal state-sponsored murder."
Posted: Sun Feb 14, 2016 4:37PM
Save Midtown-Black Homes Matter
Residents of Midtown Apartments in San Francisco's Western Addition rallied today in support of their 6 month old rent strike, and to honor the life of a longtime elder resident whose life was cut short by the harassment of property manager Mercy Housing. The Midtown Apartments are near Dividasero and Geary in SF.
Posted: Thu Feb 11, 2016 12:37AM
Anti-Muslim and Anti-Arab Sentiment Increases Following Paris and San Bernardino Attacks
Our civil liberties are being violated in the name of security again! The effect is to stir hate and fear. Since the attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, we have seen a dramatic and disturbing increase in anti-Muslim and anti-Arab sentiment in the United States. California Scholars for Academic Freedom is particularly concerned that Islamophobia is manifesting itself in ways that threaten the academic freedom and civil liberties of researchers, teachers, and students. These include physical ...
Posted: Thu Feb 4, 2016 4:22PM
Let's not squander movement energy with respectability politics
Posted: Sun Jan 31, 2016 4:54PM
How NAFPS and Al Carroll Are Under Attack by White Racists...Again
Native Americans have been fighting for their spiritual traditions for decades against New Age cultural appropriation and commercial exploitaton. NAFPS and Al Carroll have been at the forefront, and for that, white racists have always hated them, slandered them, and demonized them. The good news is, the racists have always failed.
Posted: Wed Jan 20, 2016 6:07PM
Black Queer Liberation Collective Black.Seed Shuts Down Bay Bridge
For Immediate Release January 19, 2016 — 4pm
Posted: Mon Jan 18, 2016 6:03PM
All Muslims are not terrorists
All Muslims are not terrorists In some ways, we understand why there are anti-Muslim sentiments in the West. Muslims were implicated in the 9/11 attacks and have been involved in some other terrorist attacks around the world. But reactions have been such that now adherents of Islam are being targeted. More than a billion Muslims all over the world are peace-loving people.
Posted: Sat Jan 9, 2016 10:42AM
Statement of Clarity on Police Commissioner Speaking at Oscar Grant Vigil
Although we stand in total support and solidarity with the Oscar Foundation, Wanda Johnson and the Grant family, we stand in strong opposition to ANY representative from the BART Police Department being given a platform to propagate a perspective that they are in compliance and/or in support of the people's interests.
Posted: Sat Jan 2, 2016 10:01PM