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calendarProgressive Priorities for 2019 and 2020
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by Tom Gallagher
Park Branch Public Library Community Room 1833 Page Street, San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:08PM
text30 Of Brian Kemp's Felonious Racist Vote Suppression Crimes by Stop Kemp
Kemp cut 1.4 million voters from rolls, used police intimidation of voters and vote registration workers, sued a woman for helping her blind father to vote, was court ordered to count the provisional ballots he locked out, refused to honor Democrat black and nonblock requests for absentee ballots, has not counted absentee ballots delayed in the mail by tornadoes, has not counted military ballots, has eliminated tens of thousands of Democrat votes based on fraudulent handwriting analysis, deci...
Posted: Tue Nov 13, 2018 12:38PM
imageCelebrating Veterans Day In the Style of Original Armistice Day—Ringing a Bell for Peace
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by Peace Worker
Veterans for Peace chapters across the nation gathered on street corners in major cities to commemorate the original Armistice Day by ringing bells 11 times at 11 am on the eleventh day of November. In San José, Chapter 101 held a ceremony in front of City Hall. WWI ended on November 11th in 1918 and one year later the world came together in realization that war is so horrible it must end forever. That was the first Armistice Day; Congress officially changed the name to Veterans Day in 195...
Posted: Tue Nov 13, 2018 2:35AM
imageProtest At Paris UNESCO HQ Over Exclusion At Colombian Pres Iván Duque Márquez Speech
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by Labor Video Project
Colombian students and human rights activists protested their exclusion from the IGF at a conference at UNESC where Colombian president Iván Duque Márquez was speaking. He has allowed murders to continue and is pushing privatization of education....
Posted: Tue Nov 13, 2018 1:44AM
calendarEast Bay DSA Night School: Capitalism vs Nature by East Bay Democratic Socialists of America
East Bay Community Space 507 55th St, Oakland, CA, 94609...
Event Date: Tue Nov 20, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Nov 13, 2018 1:02AM
imageProtest in Oakland Despite Red Alert Weather
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by Text: RR Photos: Cornelia Grimes
Smoke became a big concern across the Bay Area shortly after a fire in Butte County started in the early hours of Thursday, November 8th. Many decided to play it safe and stay indoors to avoid the bad air, but in Oakland demonstrators donned masks and hit the streets to send a message to Trump. Photos by Cornelia Grimes, please credit the photographer....
Posted: Tue Nov 13, 2018 12:09AM
calendar731: How America Exploited Japan's Bio Weapons Crimes by Pacific Atrocities Education/Paul Johnson Fil
Pacific Atrocities Education 730 Commercial St. San Francisco 94108...
Event Date: Thu Dec 6, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Mon Nov 12, 2018 6:19PM
imageMassive Woolsey Fire Began On Contaminated Santa Susana Field Laboratory, Close to Site of Partial Meltdown
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by Physicians for Social Responsibility - Los Angeles
Electric Substation at Santa Susana Field Laboratory Tripped Two Minutes Before Fire Reported...
Posted: Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:19PM
imageHow Sex Workers Made San Francisco Safer for Everyone
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by Hannah Albarazi
The mission of San Francisco’s Department on the Status of Women has included mediating discussions between the city’s sex workers and police — discussions that led to a simple policy that could save lives: amnesty for sex workers in the city who report violent crimes....
Posted: Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:13AM
imageStop The Wars! Paris Protests Trump & Macron's War Crimes On Armistice Day 2018
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by Labor Video Project
While Trump was in Paris for Armistice Day a protest was held against the wars, racism and misogyny of his government. Protesters also talked about the war crimes of not only Trump but the Macron government and privatization....
Posted: Mon Nov 12, 2018 5:46AM
calendarThe Fifth Annual Howard Zinn Book Fair - Fighting for the Air We Breathe
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by Howard Zinn Book Fair
City College of San Francisco Mission Campus 1125 Valencia Street San Francisco, CA 94110...
Event Date: Sun Dec 2, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:39PM
imageRefuse Fascism at Embarcadero Plaza, 11/10/2018
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Refuse Fascism demonstration at Embarcadero Plaza, 11/10/2018...
Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:20PM
videoAlameda rap song on renters struggle against corporate landlords, urges "No on K" vote (video/mp4 92.0MB) by Rasheed Quaduple X
Corporate landlords recently attempted to force a weak rent law into the City of Alameda's charter in order to prevent future changes. Alameda historian, journalist, and MC Rasheed Shabazz dropped a"No On K" rap documenting the recent renters' rights struggle there and the battle against the landlord-backed Measure K on the November 6, 2018 ballot....
Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:18PM
imageWoolsey Fire Burns Nuclear Meltdown Site that State Toxics Agency Failed to Clean Up
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by Physicians for Social Responsibility - Los Angeles
The Woolsey Fire began on the property of the contaminated Santa Susana Field Laboratory (SSFL), a former nuclear and rocket engine testing site. SSFL is one of the most contaminated sites in the nation, subject of a promised but long-delayed state and federal cleanup; it is heavily contaminated with well documented nuclear and chemical contamination, from, among other things, a partial nuclear meltdown....
Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:01AM
calendar‘Doughnut Economics’ Reading Group: Creating a world with neither human suffering nor plan by StrikeDebtBayArea
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sat Dec 8, 2018 4:30PM
Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:59AM
imageMarch in Protest of Jeff Sessions' Dismissal Starts at Congresswoman Eshoo's Office
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by Text: R.R. Photos: Jack Owicki
On November 8, a rally in front of Congresswoman Anna Eshoo's office appeared to be surveilled by a drone in the sky. Demonstrators were protesting Trump's replacement of his attorney general with loyalist Matthew Whitaker. Eshoo issued a statement in support of the protest earlier that day. Photos by Jack Owicki, please credit the photographer....
Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 5:44AM
imageAlamedans Say Protect Mueller's Investigation
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by Text: R.R. Photos: Lynn LaRocca
On November 8, a rapid response action in Alameda called for the protection of Special Counsel Robert Mueller who is overseeing the investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. Photos by Lynn LaRocca, please credit the photographer....
Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 4:24AM
imageJudge orders moratorium on offshore fracking in federal waters off California
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by Dan Bacher
“Protecting the health of our coastal waters is essential to our commitment to conserving the ecosystem and marine life necessary for our maritime culture,” said Mati Waiya, executive director of Wishtoyo Foundation. “The decision by honorable Judge Gutierrez upholds the law that ensures the health of our ocean waters. We all celebrate this decision that honors the rights of our maritime resources.”...
Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2018 10:24PM
imageYou Know It's Bad When Berkeley is Sticking Up for the FBI
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by Text: R. R. Photos: Mary DeShaw
Indivisible Berkeley organized an action against Trump on November 8 in their city. A total of 100,000 people were on the streets that night in hundreds of locations across the nation, all saying Trump crossed a red line when he fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Photos by Mary DeShaw, please credit the photographer....
Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2018 7:06PM
imageOrange for Gun Safety at Palo Alto Outrage Over Trump's Firing of Sessions
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by Text: R.R. Photos: Teri Vershel
Near Stanford University on November 8, a teenage rag tag band joined moms with kids pissed off about Trump's latest shenanigans. Photos by Teri Vershel, please credit the photographer....
Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2018 5:21PM