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calendar Mexican Socialists position on Presidential Election / San Francisco Forum by Left Party / Partido de Izquierda
Mission Cultural Center...
Event Date: Sat Jun 23, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 17, 2018 2:27PM
text Mexican Socialists position on Presidential Election / San Francisco Forum by Left Party / Partido de Izquierda
FORO EN SAN FRANCISCO.Dos socialistas Mexicanas daran su posturta sobre las Presidenciales Mexicanas. Sabado 23 de JUnio, 16 horas - Mission Cultural Center...
Posted: Sun Jun 17, 2018 2:21PM
image SoCal water agency to vote on support for rider banning Delta Tunnels lawsuits 480_food_and_water_watch_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
Representative Ken Calvert's rider would set a dangerous legal precedent if approved by Congress. “The elimination of judicial review foreshadows a regressive slide from a government controlled by laws to a government controlled by rulers,” summed up Bob Wright, Senior Attorney at Friends of the River....
Posted: Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:11PM
calendar Bay Area Strikers—Standing up and fighting back by Norma Gallegos
New Valencia Hall, 747 Polk Street, San Francisco (at Ellis St., use Civic Center BART, or #19, #31, #47 Muni)....
Event Date: Fri Jul 6, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:14AM
image 2018 Juneteenth - US Census of Agriculture 480_img_8307_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Everyone should take the time to reflect upon the final Confederate Port, Galveston Island, Texas and honor the legacy of the US Colored Troops, many who used military pay and pensions to become Black Agriculture Producers....
Posted: Fri Jun 15, 2018 7:08PM
calendar Poets for Puerto Rico: ¡El Grito de la Bahía! 480_screen-shot-2018-06-05-at-5.29.14-pm-1024x818.jpg by Natalia Neira
La Peña Cultural Center 3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705...
Event Date: Fri Jun 22, 2018 7:30PM
Posted: Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:09PM
image Delta Tunnels draft environmental document with 'design changes' posted online 480_sacramento_river_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
“Many of these design changes may appear great on paper, but in reality, they will not save the Delta as long as Metropolitan Water District of Southern California maintains their ‘right’ to increase the magnitude of Delta water they take during dry periods,” said Barbara Barrigan-Parrilla, Executive Director of Restore the Delta (RTD)....
Posted: Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:52PM
text San Francisco Voters Pass Nation’s First Right to Counsel Ballot Measure by Shanti Singh
San Francisco voters have resoundingly approved Proposition F, a ballot measure to guarantee a universal right to legal counsel for tenants facing eviction, becoming the first city in California, and the second city in the nation, to establish a right to counsel for tenants facing eviction....
Posted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:52AM
text Angola 3 Newsletter: Keep On Keeping On by International Coalition to Free the Angola 3
We have just released the latest issue of our newsletter, focusing on 'Soledad Brother' John Clutchette's release from a California prison, Robert King and Albert Woodfox's visit to Santa Cruz CA, Jena 6 Defendant Theo Shaw's graduation from law school, Angola Prison inmates demanding an end to slavery, NRCAT's Torture Awareness Month, and the passing of Tiyo Attallah Salah-El....
Posted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:30PM
calendar Defend the Berkeley 5 Anti-Fascist Protesters at Trial Day 3 berkeley_5_trial_flier_new_trial_date_1_1.pdf_140_.jpg by Yvette Felarca
Wiley Manuel Courthouse 661 Washington St./7th St. Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Fri Jun 15, 2018 8:00AM
Posted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 3:34PM
calendar Defend the Berkeley 5 Anti-Fascist Protesters at Trial Day 2 berkeley_5_trial_flier_new_trial_date_1.pdf_140_.jpg by Yvette Felarca
Wiley Manuel Courthouse 661 Washington St./7th St. Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Thu Jun 14, 2018 8:00AM
Posted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 3:29PM
calendar Defend the Berkeley 5 Anti-Fascist Protesters at Trial Day 1 berkeley_5_trial_flier_new_trial_date.pdf_140_.jpg by Yvette Felarca
Wiley Manuel Courthouse 661-Washington St. / 7th St. Dept. 109 Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Jun 13, 2018 8:00AM
Posted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 3:17PM
calendar Defend the Berkeley 5 Anti-Fascist Protesters at Trial berkeley_5_trial_flier_6.10.18.pdf_140_.jpg by Yvette Felarca
Wiley Manuel Courthouse, Dept. 109 661 Washington St./7th St. Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:00AM
Posted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 12:58AM
text June 5th Cal Primary: Two Greens Made Top Two for 11/18 Elections by Labor's Gains & Lessons
It finally happened. The Green Party of California has made the Top Two for November 2018 in US Congressional Districts 34 and 40. In District 34, Kenneth Mejia will run against incumbent Democrat Jimmy Gomez (43) who has only been in office for 1 year. In District 40, Rodolfo Cortes Barragan will run against incumbent Democrat Lucille Roybal-Allard (76), who has been in Congress since 1993 (13 terms), but only 5 years in this new district. Both districts are in the Los Angeles area....
Posted: Sat Jun 9, 2018 5:13PM
image Metropolitan Water District will take re-vote on Delta Tunnels funding July 10 480_restore-the-delta-protest-1_1.jpg by Dan Bacher
Metropolitan Water District and Santa Clara Valley Water District ratepayers are strongly opposed to their districts funding the Delta Tunnels, considered by opponents to be the most environmentally devastating public works project in California history....
Posted: Thu Jun 7, 2018 8:31PM
calendar Trans & Friends Rally in Silicon Valley (San Jose) 480_sv_trans_1.jpg by Silicon Valley Pride
San Jose in Silicon Valley (Santa Clara Valley): Plaza De Cesar Chavez, 1 Paseo De San Antonio, San Jose 95113...
Event Date: Sat Aug 25, 2018 5:00PM
Posted: Thu Jun 7, 2018 1:42PM
text The Horror of the Prison Promoting, Judge Recalling Movement by Feminist & Prison Abolitionist
When this anti-prison woman first heard about the anti-rape movement, I recalled the Scottsboro Boys, a group of black boys and men framed for rape in the 1930s. Rape is certainly terrible, but in a capitalist society which does not promote rehabilitation, it is a class and racist weapon, and always a political football....
Posted: Thu Jun 7, 2018 8:23AM
text Sacramento City Council expected to vote on rent control ordinance by Lynda Carson
The City Council of Sacramento is expected to vote on an ordinance to establish a rent board, rent control, and just cause eviction protections during it’s meeting on June 12, or June 19!...
Posted: Wed Jun 6, 2018 3:25PM
image BREAKING: 'Soledad Brother' John Clutchette has been released! 480_soledadbrothersposter_1.jpg by Angola 3 News
Today Soledad Brother John Clutchette walked out of prison a free man, following Governor Brown's final approval of his parole. Thanks to everyone who helped the action campaign to contact Governor Brown!...
Posted: Wed Jun 6, 2018 2:09PM
document Tenants Together Report Reveals that Evictions in California are Triple Previous Estimates ca_evictions_are_fast_and_frequent.pdf_140_.jpg by Tenants Together
One statistic is always missing from any debate on California housing: the number of tenants facing eviction annually. Tenants Together, California’s statewide organization for renters’ rights, recently obtained and analyzed eviction data from the state’s Judicial Council. Although the Judicial Council collects eviction data, its annual reports do not set forth its eviction data. Given the statewide displacement crisis, Tenants Together requested the raw eviction data which gives an important...
Posted: Wed Jun 6, 2018 11:10AM