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imageLocal Filmmaker to Shoot in Santa Cruz this Summer for 2020 Festival Run
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by Checkered Pasts & Uncertain Futures
No Volveré (I Will Not Return) explores the everyday lives of Santa Cruz and Monterey Bay’s working class communities as its residents struggle to adapt to massive cultural and economic shifts that have beset the region....
Posted: Fri May 11, 2018 3:17PM
imagePaying Tribute to Legendary SF Bay Area DJ Cameron Paul
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by Mary Knowles
Paying tribute to legendary SF Bay Area DJ Cameron Paul who passed away of cancer last week....
Posted: Wed Apr 4, 2018 10:21PM
imageSupport Local Film: No Volveré (I Will Not Return)
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by Drew Adams
No Volveré (I Will Not Return) is an English/Spanish spoken feature film that explores the impact of the tech industry on longtime residents of Santa Cruz, CA and the surrounding Monterey Bay. The story follows the daily life of Yahel Ramos, a landfill worker recently released from prison who struggles to reconnect with his 10-year-old son, and Mari Carson, a vagabond teen who relies on her smartphone to navigate her day-to-day survival on the streets....
Posted: Tue Apr 3, 2018 10:49AM
audioSuicide: The Ripple Effect, film screening & discussion (audio/x-wav 263.4MB) by WTUL News & Views
WTUL was joined in conversation by Robin Cilluffa, mental health advocate, and Janet Hayes, president of Healing Minds NOLA, to discuss the upcoming film screening and panel discussion of Suicide: The Ripple Effect, which tells the story of survivor Kevin Hinds....
Posted: Mon Apr 2, 2018 7:32AM
imageCesar Chavez Day Santa Cruz
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by AutumnSun
"Nov Violence Is More Powerful Than Violence" Santa Cruz Barrios Unidos Presented Celebracion / Celebrate...
Posted: Sun Apr 1, 2018 3:56PM
imageCommunity Self-Defense Mobilizes to Defend Hasta Muerte
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by Northern California Anti-Racist Action
Instead of a hot cup of coffee and a handshake, the sergeant was promptly refused service and told that the store had a policy of not serving law enforcement....
Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2018 3:24PM
imageAppeal Filed to Prevent Removal of Racist Pioneer Statue in San Francisco
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by Take Down the "Pioneer" Statue
An Appeal was filed to prevent statue removal even though SF Arts and Historic Preservation Commission voted unanimously to take down the racist Pioneer statue!...
Posted: Sun Mar 25, 2018 12:20PM
imageRené Yañez--Catch Activist Artist's Work Before He is No More
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by Tsumani Huerta
San Francisco's precious leader and community builder René, mainly responsible here in the States for popularizing Day of the Dead and Frida Khalo and one of the ring leaders of the Great Tortilla Conspiracy, is honored & kicks off new exhibit: Opening Night 9 March Friday 6-9pm through 31st March 2018....
Posted: Sat Mar 10, 2018 11:31AM
imageReport-back from Bay-Area Shutdowns of Hipster Border-Pig Francisco Cantú
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by Defend Our Hoodz
Report-back from an action against Francisco Cantú which took place on February 19 in San Francisco, and the cancellation of his event in Oakland the following day....
Posted: Thu Mar 1, 2018 1:48PM
imageTantra & The SF Two-Spirit PowWow
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by Tsunami Huerta
A personal account of the 3rd of February 2018 San Francisco Two-Spirit PowWow. Put on by BAAITS (Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirits)....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2018 5:25PM
calendarAnti-Gentrification Artistic Intervention, Palo Alto
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by Friends of Digital DNA
Lytton Plaza, corner of University Ave and Emerson St. 202 University Ave. Downtown Palo Alto...
Event Date: Sat Feb 24, 2018 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:27AM
imageBay Area Queers Spread Palestinian Teen Ahed Tamimi’s Image Far and Wide
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by Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism (QUIT!)
Bay Area queer artists and activists have teamed up to help make 17-year-old Ahed Tamimi iconic of the Palestinian freedom struggle and political prisoners worldwide...
Posted: Tue Feb 20, 2018 12:11PM
imageNo Platform for Border Patrol
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by Chinga la Migra
Francisco Cantú will be at Green Apple Books on 9th Ave on Monday at 7:30pm and at East Bay Booksellers in Oakland on Tuesday at 7pm....
Posted: Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:42PM
imageNAACP Presentation at Greater Purpose Community Church
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by AutumnSun
NAACP Presentation at Greater Purpose Community Church in Santa Cruz, CA....
Posted: Mon Feb 5, 2018 10:23AM
imageComic Criticizes Supply and Demand for Corporate Marijuana
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by Eugenio Negro
San José writer Eugenio Negro critiques the corporatization of legal marijuana....
Posted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 9:44AM
imageAl fresco in Fresno
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by kelly borkert
The 22nd year of Fresno Food Not Bombs Saturday serving celebrates with a fundraiser Sunday January 14th, 2018....
Posted: Mon Jan 8, 2018 11:42AM
calendarNew Years 2018 Great Highway Polar Plunge World Naked Bike Ride
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by World Naked Bike Ride - San Francisco
southwest corner of the Great Highway and Lincoln Way at Ocean Beach by Golden Gate Park...
Event Date: Mon Jan 1, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Tue Dec 26, 2017 1:49PM
imageHoliday Protest Save Digital DNA, Deaccessioned Artwork in Palo Alto
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by Raging Grannies Action League
Photo and Video thanks to Gigi. Video length 1:36...
Posted: Sat Dec 23, 2017 1:34AM
calendarAll Out For Palestine: Hands Off Jerusalem!
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by AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center
Civic Center/UN Plaza station San Francisco, California...
Event Date: Sat Dec 9, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 6, 2017 8:33PM
textHomeless Services Center and Calamity's Cupboard -- and Art Show! by Linda Ellen Lemaster
I went to TOUCHED BY HOMELESSNESS, an inclusive Art Show, in early November. Story reviews the art on display at HSC show, then through memories, I've explored HSC history and community engagement...
Posted: Tue Dec 5, 2017 5:51PM