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imageLocal climate activists to protest tar sands refining without proper review
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by Dan Bacher
While California is often lauded as a “climate leader” and Governor Jerry Brown is praised as a “climate hero” in national and international media, the reality is much different, as we can see in the  widening gap between lofty California climate goals and the reality on the ground in the Bay Area and other refining centers in the state. Photo: Environmental justice advocates show in force at a BAAQMD meeting to protest the expansion of Tar Sands refining in the Bay Area. Photo by Peg Hunt...
Posted: Tue Sep 4, 2018 11:37PM
audioMargaret, Joe and Ray vigil for Julian...9-4-18 Mouse Report (audio/mpeg 56.4MB) by DJ Mouse
Black Agenda Report's Margaret Kimberley, Joe Lauria and Nat Parry of Consortium News and CIA whistleblower Ray McGovern discuss the defense of Julian Assange, the world's foremost journalist confined for years in the Ecuadoran embassy in London in virtual prison. (1 hr.)...
Posted: Tue Sep 4, 2018 10:15PM
text4 SF Supes, All Democrats, Oppose Prop 10 As Does Republican Party by Register Peace & Freedom or Green
At the September 4, 2018 San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting, on the agenda at https://sfbos.org/sites/default/files/bag090418_agenda.pdf was an item, No. 30 or 180785, to support Proposition 10, the repeal of the disastrous Costa-Hawkins state law that forbids vacancy control, allowing landlords to raise rents sky high after a tenant in a rent-controlled unit moves out, causing a major housing crisis in San Francisco as there is now NO AFFORDABLE HOUSING for the workingclass. This sta...
Posted: Tue Sep 4, 2018 9:40PM
imageENLACES de Red Latina sin fronteras - 4 Sept 2018
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by Red Latina sin fronteras
ENLACES de Red Latina sin fronteras - 4 Sept 2018 enlace a la ediciòn completa: https://redlatinasinfronteras.wordpress.com/2018/09/04/enlaces-de-red-latina-sin-fronteras-4sept2018/...
Posted: Tue Sep 4, 2018 11:06AM
calendarNo DAC for BART: BART Proposes Facial Recognition Surveillance Dragnet Part 2 by Oakland Privacy
BART Board Conference Room, 3rd floor, enter behind CVS off Thomas Berkley Way 2040 Webster St, Oakland, CA 94612, USA...
Event Date: Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:00AM
Posted: Tue Sep 4, 2018 8:12AM
calendar9/11 Truth Film Festival
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by Carol Brouillet
Grand Lake Theater, 3200 Grand Avenue, Oakland, California 94610...
Event Date: Tue Sep 11, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 3, 2018 9:10PM
textLabor Day 2018: Election News by Save Affordable Rental Housing
The November 6, 2018 election will be a watershed election when we can and must stop the destruction of affordable housing in California with Proposition 10 and in San Francisco with Proposition C. Vote by mail starts October 9, 2018, and anyone can vote by mail. If you are not registered to vote, you can do so now online at http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/voter-registration/ If you have moved, you must re-register....
Posted: Mon Sep 3, 2018 11:54AM
calendarProtest Bank of Montreal's Support for Coal by Margaret Rossoff for No Coal in Oakland
Outside Marriott Marquis Hotel, 780 Mission Street (at 4th), San Francisco...
Event Date: Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Sep 3, 2018 11:29AM
calendarSF Rockin' Solidarity Labor Chorus final performance of No Human is Illegal
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by Pat Wynne
Bethany Center 580 Capp Street at 21st Street San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Sep 15, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Sep 2, 2018 2:31PM
calendarProtect the Protest: Speaker Event on Greenpeace Arctic Sunrise Ship in San Francisco
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by ProtectTheProtest.org & Greenpeace USA
The Arctic Sunrise, Pier 19, San Francisco, CA 94111...
Event Date: Wed Sep 5, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Sun Sep 2, 2018 11:09AM
calendarRise for Climate: Greenpeace Ship hosts Art & Sign Build for SF March
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by Greenpeace USA
Pier 19, San Francisco, CA 94111...
Event Date: Thu Sep 6, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Sun Sep 2, 2018 10:06AM
calendarTours of Greenpeace Activist Ship at Pier 19 in San Francisco (FREE)
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by Greenpeace
Pier 19, San Francisco, CA 94111...
Event Date: Sun Sep 9, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Sun Sep 2, 2018 9:45AM
calendarTours of Greenpeace Activist Ship at Pier 19 in San Francisco (FREE)
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by Greenpeace
Pier 19, San Francisco, CA 94111...
Event Date: Sat Sep 8, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Sun Sep 2, 2018 9:42AM
calendarTours of Greenpeace Activist Ship at Pier 19 in San Francisco (FREE)
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by Greenpeace
Pier 19, San Francisco, CA 94111...
Event Date: Sun Sep 2, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Sun Sep 2, 2018 9:39AM
imageCalifornia Senate denies vote on bill to cede California electricity grid to Trump
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by Dan Bacher
“The Senate leadership was wise to not subject California to another deregulation scheme that would have empowered the Trump administration to stick California with more coal and fracked gas," said Adam Scow, California Director of Food & Water Watch...
Posted: Sun Sep 2, 2018 6:42AM
textInvesting in corruption pays off for PG&E and other utility companies backing SB 901 by Lynda Carson
SB 901 next goes before the corrupt Governor Jerry Brown for his signature, and it is up to the ratepayers of PG&E and other utility companies to speak out in opposition to the multi-billion dollar swindle being orchestrated by the corrupt lawmakers of California!...
Posted: Sun Sep 2, 2018 1:25AM
calendarFighting Gentrification: A Conversation on Direct Action
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by Gay Shame / Defend Boyle Heights
518 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Sat Sep 22, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Sat Sep 1, 2018 11:43PM
calendarStrike Debt Bay Area: Debt Resistance is NOT Futile! by StrikeDebtBayArea
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sat Sep 22, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Sat Sep 1, 2018 5:50PM
imageLog Truck Rams Through Protesters at Mattole Forest Rally at Scotia Log Mill
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by Karen P.
The Week of Action for the Mattole forest wrapped up with demonstrations at corporate offices and at Humboldt Redwood Company's lumber mill in Scotia, CA. Activists played music, danced in the road, conversed with HRC employees and log truck drivers until suddenly a big rig truck drove through the protest line without warning, ripping the banner in half and causing a number of people to leap out of the way as they yelled for the truck to stop. The truck kept moving through as a large piece of...
Posted: Sat Sep 1, 2018 1:30PM
calendarCommunity Pie Potluck to Support NAACP Santa Cruz County Branch
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by Pie for the People Santa Cruz
Homeless Garden Project Farm Shaffer Road at Delaware Avenue Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Sep 16, 2018 1:00PM
Posted: Sat Sep 1, 2018 12:24PM