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videoI-Hotel 25th Anniversary (video/quicktime 2.6MB) by Bill Carpenter
People gathered at Portsmouth Square Sunday (Aug.4) to honor the tenants of the International Hotel. QT slideshow of photos - 2 minutes. 2.6MB...
Posted: Tue, Aug 6, 2002 2:35pm PDT
audioI-Hotel Bittersweet Celebration (audio/mpeg 3.2MB) by J. Guevara
Twenty-five years ago, on August 4, 1977, the San Francisco police evicted the elderly Filipino men from their single occupancy rooms at the I-Hotel. Today, marks the 25th anniversary and a new project to build a Manilatown Community Center on the site where the I-Hotel once stood. KPFA broadcast this report on Sunday, August 4, 2002 at 6PM. 04:43 [MP3 file 3.3MB]...
Posted: Sun, Aug 4, 2002 8:43pm PDT
textRally to Save Summit Pain Clinic by Campaign to Save Pain Clinic
In Oakland, Gentrification Has Taken An Ominous Turn In An Effort To Chase Away The Poor By Stealing Their Pain Clinic!...
Posted: Tue, Jul 30, 2002 2:50am PDT
textPatients Panic Over Pain Clinic Closure by Lynda Carson
Oakland Sinks Ever Further Into The Realm Of The Mad Hatters Tea Party While A Scheme Is Underway To Deprive The Chronicly Ill From Medications That Allow Them To Live! It Has Brought About The Birth Of The Painfighters!...
Posted: Thu, Jul 18, 2002 5:14am PDT
textOakland Public Housing Evictions Unfair by Roger White
The Oakland Housing Authority throws innocent families into the street when it "catches" one of its members with drugs. This unfair policy does nothing but victimize the poor and elderly who bare the brunt of the collateral damage in the drug war....
Posted: Fri, Jul 12, 2002 12:38pm PDT
textTuesday Oakland City council Vote On Just Cause by Lynda Carson
Oakland activists have collected over 36,000 signatures for a Just Cause Initiative which now needs the vote of an uncertain City Council before it may become a Ballot Measure....
Posted: Mon, Jul 8, 2002 1:05am PDT
textCampaign for Renters Rights by Rob Rooke
A report on the July Campaign for Renters Rights Meeting in Oakland...
Posted: Sun, Jul 7, 2002 7:12pm PDT
textSave our City: Tax the Rich by San Francisco Voter
Wednesday's homework is reading the Bay Guardian and this week's BG, 7/3/02, is a must read, with a comprehensive set of articles on how and why we must tax the rich now to Save Our City!...
Posted: Wed, Jul 3, 2002 9:00pm PDT
textOakland Poor Food Money Disappears by Lynda Carson
Oakland City Manager Robert Bobb was referred to as a carpetbagger for getting a salary increase during the vote for budget cuts that take away money to feed the poor!...
Posted: Thu, Jun 27, 2002 1:10am PDT
textJust Cause Initiative--A Beacon of Hope by Lynda Carson
The Power of the People have served notice that the exploitation of Oakland renters shall be challenged by the signatures of 36,000 registered voters from the heart of Alameda County!...
Posted: Sun, Jun 16, 2002 3:16am PDT
textDid Ammiano Ask Brown to Suspend Daly? Donkey Puckey, Says Ammiano! by carol harvey
The Examiner's P.J. Corkery Printed, then Retracted, a Rumor that Sup. Tom Ammiano Approached Mayor Brown to Suspend Sup. Chris Daly after the Hastings Civil Disobedience Action on Friday...
Posted: Sun, Jun 16, 2002 3:06am PDT
textLocal Renters News In Brief by Lynda Carson
In a 6/10/02 KPFA News Story, Steve Edrington of the Northern Alameda County Rental Housing Association vows that the landlords plan to fight back the Just Cause Innitiative if it ever becomes a Ballot Measure in Oakland....
Posted: Tue, Jun 11, 2002 3:41am PDT
On Monday June 10th, advocates from throughout the nation will converge in Covington, Kentucky to march with locals demanding an end to civil rights violations against people experiencing homelessness...
Posted: Thu, Jun 6, 2002 1:35pm PDT
textSF Election Fraud and Gentrification by San Francisco Voter
While the US and the world suffer from the horrors of a Republican election fraud US president, San Francisco is also suffering from the horrors of a Democrat election fraud mayor, Willie Brown, who sits in office with 40% of the vote plus election fraud. The latest revelations come from the May 29, 2002 African-American newspaper, San Francisco Bayview, in Part 1 of its series on election fraud in the San Francisco African-American community, perpetrated by Willie Brown and his thugs....
Posted: Thu, Jun 6, 2002 4:43am PDT
textSF Examiner's anti-homeless bias by chance martin
For anyone who might still harbor doubts about the Examiner's anti-homeless bias, here's an object lesson....
Posted: Mon, May 27, 2002 5:06pm PDT
textROLL BACK THE RENTS! by Rent Strike
Rent increases have gone too far and now is the time to unite to ROLL BACK THE RENTS!...
Posted: Fri, May 24, 2002 4:55pm PDT
textSlumlord ordered to return refugee's possessions by Lynda Carson
Local Slumlord Gets Cornered In Oakland Court Room, For Trying To Rip Off a Refugee And His Family, From Central America!...
Posted: Wed, May 22, 2002 9:36pm PDT
videoII.Housing demo SF May 16th (video/quicktime 6.0MB) by Bill Carpenter
Bill Hart speaking at the demonstration at City Hall in San Francisco. QT movie: 1 min, 8MB....
Posted: Mon, May 20, 2002 10:52am PDT
textSun-Tue: Memorial service for homeless who die on SF's streets by friend of Religious Witness with Homeless Peo
3-Day Memorial Service for the homeless that have died on the streets of San Francisco....
Posted: Sun, May 19, 2002 1:22am PDT
videoHousing demo SF May 16th (video/quicktime 17.7MB) by Bill Carpenter
Eduardo Paloma spoke at a City Hall housing demo in SF May 16th. 4 minute QT movie....
Posted: Fri, May 17, 2002 12:56pm PDT