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textSave The Date : February 1 Activist Parents Organizing Meeting by repost
A small group of East Bay parents has been meeting with the idea of setting up a Family Activist Resource Center--a drop-in center where parents and caregivers can come with their children and do their political work while their children are cared for in ways that honor the unique and creative individuals they are and, where possible, engage them in age-appropriate political activism and education....
Posted: Thu Jan 22, 2004 8:39PM
text70 Year-Old Files Initiative to Stop Criminalization of Prostitution by SWOP
Berkeley Decriminalization Initiative Filed Thursday, January 15, 70-year-old Lois Rowan filed an initiative on behalf of Sex Workers Outreach Project-USA....
Posted: Tue Jan 20, 2004 11:01PM
text1/20 Code Pink Sorry State of the Union Speakout by Code Pink
Come speak out with CodePink before, during, and after Bush's 6pm State of the Union address. Have more fun than you've ever had talking about the very serious state of our union...
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 11:41AM
text1/17 Urgent Update from Kate Raphael by Kate Raphael
Well, the hearing in my case today did not go well. The judge felt I was acting in bad faith and had, in fact, only thought about making Aliyah after signing the agreement to leave on the 17th. Gaby (attorney) thinks it is important that people fax the Minister of Interior, preferably by Sunday morning but after is still good....
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 11:28AM
text1/29 Herstories Project Benefit in Oakland by Herstories Project
The Herstories Project is a community based multi-disciplinary performance and art project collecting and bringing into interactive performance women's contemporary and ancestral stories of difference, struggle, resistance, community, survival and achievement....
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2004 10:50AM
imageCodePink Woman of the Month: Natalie Wormeli
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by code pink (respost)
Every month CODEPINK celebrates an outrageous, outspoken, and unreasonable woman for peace. If you know of a woman that fits this description, send information into webmistress@codepinkalert.org. Check back for more stories of amazing women!...
Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2004 12:02PM
textKate Raphael is Out: Her Report by Kate Raphael
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Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 5:02PM
text1/9: Challenging Abercrombie & Fitch by Dads and Daughters
A lighthearted, educational picketing and leafleting event outside of Abercrombie & Fitch in San Francisco to bring attention to the clothing retailer's discriminatory hiring practices and exploitative use of sexuality to sell clothes to kids....
Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 10:21AM
videoDeeg Gold: Update on Kate Raphael's detention by Israel. Jan. 6th. 4min. MP4 audio. 1.6MB (video/mpeg 1.6MB) by Bill Carpenter
Deeg Gold spoke at the protest at the Israeli Consulate in San Francisco. (Is MP4 an accessible format? It is about 1/10th the size of other formats. It plays on QT6.3, Explorer 5.2.2, and Netscape 7.1. It won't play on WindowsMediaPlayer, RealOne, nor Netscape 4.77.) About a minute into the clip the audio is bad for 20 seconcs; then it clears up....
Posted: Wed Jan 7, 2004 11:21AM
text1/6 Protest Detention of Kate Raphael by Israel by Mahtin
Activists from several groups in the Bay Area are calling a demonstration for Tuesday, January 6, from 4-6 p.m. at the Israeli Consulate in San Francisco, 456 Montgomery St. (at California). The demonstration will make several demands of the Israeli government (read below)...
Posted: Sun Jan 4, 2004 10:37PM
textBay Area QUIT Activist Held in West Bank by Palestine Solidarity
People from the village of Budrus, joined by peace activists demonstrated against the construction of the separation Wall on Palestinian land. Israel arrested several people, including Kate Raphael, an International Women's Peace Service activist from the Bay Area....
Posted: Thu Jan 1, 2004 8:54PM
textFree Radio Santa Cruz Interviews The Indigo Girls by repost
listen to the report (sound: mp3 @ 26.3 megs)...
Posted: Wed Dec 24, 2003 7:59PM
textListen to the Radical Tea Party tonight! by the hosts
Tonight's show will be a punk rock christmas eve special!...
Posted: Wed Dec 24, 2003 2:47PM
textSF Strippers Say Lax City Oversight Is Forcing Them Into Prostitution by sfbg
AMONG THE MANY unseemly legacies left behind by the outgoing administration at City Hall is the lack of enforcement of labor laws and city codes in San Francisco's strip clubs....
Posted: Sun Dec 21, 2003 9:47AM
imageWe take back the night
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by Elfie and Maia Ballis/SunMt
In the darkness we speak out against the violence against women. Clip 1 minute....
Posted: Sat Dec 20, 2003 2:11PM
imageFemale 2
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by Kim Carlson (KC)
ArtSF is holding its annual All-Women Art show. Please come!...
Posted: Sat Dec 20, 2003 1:26PM
textSex workers organize towards legalization of prostitution by repost
Civics Lesson in Leopardskin: Robyn Few believes the recent Supreme Court ruling on sodomy paves the way for prostitution to be legalized....
Posted: Fri Dec 19, 2003 10:18PM
textSchool Teacher Arrested for Prostitution Speaks Out by repost
update on case of teacher charged with sexwork, statement from Shanon Williams, 12/11/2003...
Posted: Fri Dec 19, 2003 9:46PM
textWe Can Do This: Direct Action against Global Capitalism and US Imperialism; Ingrid Chapman by Josh Warren-White
We Can Do This: Direct Action against Global Capitalism and US Imperialism An interview with Ingrid Chapman By Chris Crass Ingrid Chapman has been involved in direct action organizing for the past 4 years. At 23, she has helped pull off successful mass actions, worked with thousands of activists around the country and bases her work in the question, "How do we build broad based movements capable of challenging global capitalism and US imperialism?" While it is easy to get de...
Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2003 1:14PM
textFilm Showing for Disappeared Women in Juarez, Mexico by Meredith Walters
The Black wHole Collective will be showing Senorita Extraviada, a film by Lourdes Portillo about the disappearance and murder of hundreds of women in Juarez, Mexico over the last 10 years. The film showing will be in Fruitvale in Oakland and include a discussion and letter-writing session....
Posted: Thu Jul 10, 2003 1:12PM