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textUpdate: Violation of Oakland’s Fire Watch at Effie’s House by Lynda Carson
Asides from the fact that the Fire Watch has been violated during a whole two week period, according to a source in the Oakland Fire Department, someone from the East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation’s corporate office located downtown Oakland has been submitting documents to the Fire Department claiming that there have been security guards posted at Effie’s House for the past two week holiday period!...
Posted: Mon Jan 6, 2020 11:39PM
textEBALDC is in violation of Oakland’s Fire Marshal imposed Fire Watch at Effie’s House by Lynda Carson
Due to a lack of transparency and the failure of EBALDC management at Effie’s House to provide information or documentation to the tenants as to why they are in presently in violation of the Fire Watch that was ordered by the Oakland Fire Marshal, it is clear that the tenants have been placed at risk, and it is advisable that EBALDC needs to resolve this problem immediately!...
Posted: Sat Dec 28, 2019 6:34PM
textChristmas & New Year Music Mixes For The Activists by Lynda Carson
For the music lovers who are activists feel free to click on the links below to download some free music from my personal stash of music for the Christmas and New Year holidays!...
Posted: Thu Dec 26, 2019 5:59AM
textPack the Court! Justice 4 Kayla Moore 9th Circuit Appeal by Justice 4 Kayla Moore
The Moore family’s 9th circuit appeal in their case against the City of Berkeley and the cops who killed Kayla has been scheduled for oral arguments to be heard on 1/9/2020. Demand justice and support the Moore family in court! Thurs Jan 9 at 9a @ US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 95 - 7th St in SF...
Posted: Tue Dec 17, 2019 6:11PM
textBeing There by Carol Denney (posted by Norse)
Activist Carol Denney e-mailed me this account which she is also sending to the Berkeley Daily Planet. She writes the satirical Pepper Spray Times (available on line at Berkeleydailyplanet.com), sings, composes, and copwatches among other things....
Posted: Fri Dec 13, 2019 4:58PM
textThe Wicked Witch of the West AKA Mayor of Oakland by ntuit
The Mayor and her administration are failing miserably in helping homeless people...
Posted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 6:43PM
textPop Up Care Village at Oakland’s Frank H. Ogawa Plaza on Wed. Dec. 4, 2019 by Lynda Carson
The Pop Up Care Village includes free food, clothing, showers, haircuts, acupuncture, art & music, animal care, mental health services, social services, medical services, legal aid, and harm reduction....
Posted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 6:07PM
text20th anniversary of Indymedia / Seattle 1999 WTO protests by IMC crowd-sourced curriculum
Curriculum to commemorate and share the history and inspiration of the Independent Media Center network...
Posted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 8:44PM
textThe fate of DACA recipients goes before the US Supreme Court by Lynda Carson
According to government sources, there were around 15,500 active DACA recipients in the San Francisco metropolitan area (San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward) as of September 4, 2017....
Posted: Tue Nov 12, 2019 2:34AM
textConsider the Homeless. It's Cold Outside! by Barbara Brust
Help the Helpers Help the Homeless......
Posted: Fri Nov 8, 2019 9:02AM
textIdentity Fraud? Removed Pacifica National Board Chair Jacabs Still Chair? by repost
Sabrina Jacobs who was part of a coup to shutdown WBAI continued to say she was chair of Pacifica after the Pacifica National Board remove her....
Posted: Thu Nov 7, 2019 8:40PM
textTrump impeachment inquiry, migrant vs migrant by Lynda Carson
Earlier today in Oakland after the House of Representatives voted for the Trump impeachment inquiry resolution, I was curious in regards to how the migrants felt about this. Oakland is a land of migrants, and there are around 135 different languages spoken in this city....
Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 7:45PM
textUrgent: Stand up for Rojava in the Face of Turkish Aggression by Hang Erdo
Fighting and airstrikes continue during the ceasefire. Brutal Turkish artillery, jihadis employed by Ankara, and airstrikes have created 200,000 internally displaced persons and threaten the very existence of the emancipatory self-government in Rojava and the Kurds themselves. Today they are using tanks to push toward one of the last major cities, Tel Tamir, to push the people into the desert. Please stand up in solidarity!...
Posted: Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:38AM
textOn-going attacks on Oakland & Berkeley’s unhoused violates their human rights by Lynda Carson
In scenes reminiscent of the bulldozer attacks on shanty towns around the world, Oakland’s Mayor Libby Shaft had the bulldozers sent in to clear out another homeless encampment of the unhoused 2 days ago!...
Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 11:58PM
textAranas is gone, but now what? by Anonymous Author
As reported by Scott Morris at Oakland Reporter, UC Berkeley police officer Sean Aranas is no longer on the force. This is reason to celebrate, however it should be kept in mind that all the people that looked the other way, or out-right defended him, are still on the UCPD force and other places of power....
Posted: Thu Oct 24, 2019 3:35PM
textWBAI LSB Chair Carolyn Mcintyre On 9/11 Attack On WBAI By Pacifica Bd Officers by Carolyn Mcintyre
The chair of the WBAI Carolyn Mcintyre talked about the 9/11 attack on the station by the national officers of Pacifica Foundation. This was done without a vote of the Pacfiica National Board....
Posted: Tue Oct 8, 2019 7:24AM
textTrump Bucks Protests, Opens 725,500 Acres of California’s Central Coast to Oil Drilling by Center for Biological Diversity
MARINA, Calif., October 4, 2019 — The Trump administration today dismissed protests and made a formal decision to open 725,500 acres of public lands and mineral estate across California’s Central Coast and the Bay Area to new oil and gas drilling and fracking....
Posted: Fri Oct 4, 2019 10:10AM
textOakland files lawsuit to block Oakland Athletics from buying Coliseum complex by Lynda Carson
Indeed, billionaire John J. Fisher’s plan to build a stadium at Howard Terminal will result in the loss of many present and future middle class jobs, and will result in higher priced housing and condominiums that most Oaklanders cannot afford. Despite all their promises, the A’s and multi-billionaire John Fisher have never built any affordable housing near the Coliseum, or anywhere in the Bay Area. The Oakland City Council sold out Oaklanders by voting to support the A’s stadium plan for Howa...
Posted: Tue Oct 1, 2019 10:00PM
textReport To Pacifica Supporters & Listeners by Tom Voorhees
KPFA Local Station Board Member and Pacifica Network Board Member Tom Voorhees talks about a planned take-over of Pacifica and top down management...
Posted: Fri Sep 27, 2019 2:57PM
textMountain Mike’s Pizza supports the NRA, a domestic terrorist organization by Lynda Carson
Mountain Mike’s Pizza LLC, a Delaware corporation, has numerous locations including Oakland CA., Berkeley, Alameda, Livermore, Santa Rosa, Fremont, San Carlos, Antioch, and other locations, is a proud supporter of the National Rifle Association (NRA), a domestic terrorist organization!...
Posted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 3:13AM