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textDominican Hospital's (mis)treatment of (disabled) homeless people by John Colby
As an advocate for (disabled) homeless people who blogs about this advocacy (thus I'm an independent journalist), I've come across numerous incidents of discrimination by Dignity Health's Dominican Hospital against (disabled) homeless people. I obtained a media statement about how Dignity Health's Dominican Hospital will (equally) serve homeless COVID-19 victims. Please report non-compliance to me....
Posted: Wed Apr 1, 2020 1:03AM
imageThreat of ICE Detention Centers Turning Into Death Camps, Groups Rallying to Free Families
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by Eoin Higgins
ICE is making the pandemic more dangerous for everyone....
Posted: Wed Apr 1, 2020 12:02AM
imageTrump’s IRS makes it difficult for seniors to receive coronavirus $1,200 stimulus checks
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by Lynda Carson
Surprise, surprise, yesterday the IRS sent out a shocking release that states, “The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that distribution of economic impact payments will begin in the next three weeks and will be distributed automatically, with no action required for most people. However, some seniors and others who typically do not file returns will need to submit a simple tax return to receive the stimulus payment.”...
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:44PM
videoHonk for Justice, SF (video/quicktime 344.7MB) by Lis Cox
As Covid-19 increases exponentially, Never Again Action and allied organizations joined in SF and across the Country to form Car Caravans to Demand that the Camps be closed. 3 minute video....
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:43PM
imageInnovative COVID-19 Safe Protest in San Francisco
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by Protest News
Boisterous Car Rally Honks for Justice for ICE Detainees...
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:54PM
documentWar Commentary Issue #2
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by War Commentary
Our latest issue, formatted for easy printing at home. Print out a stack of 20 and leave them at your local corner store, grocery, or gas station. Good luck, stay healthy. Long live anarchy!...
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:29PM
calendarThe Corona Crisis: Workers’ Lives at Risk (Online Townhall) by Speak Out Now
Online Zoom meeting at https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/366016821...
Event Date: Sat Apr 4, 2020 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:09PM
textCorrect behaviour when looting by burnin&lootin
How should I act when I'm looting. A guide for young and old....
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 4:14PM
textThe economy in the times of the coronavirus by R Hickel, Ingar Solty & Daniel Stelter
Most people’s thinking is determined by the development of the Covid-19 crisis, the return of “the hour of executive power” (Gerhard A. Ritter), i.e. state of exception legislation, and the fears which it evokes as well as the economic measures which appear to be in response to the health crisis....
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:21PM
calendarWebinar: Disability Justice in the Time of Coronavirus (Women's March)
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by Women's March
Online via zoom...
Event Date: Wed Apr 1, 2020 5:00PM
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:10PM
textUnited Nations Agency Calls for $1 Trillion COVID-19 Debt Relief Package by Kate Zeller
A United Nations agency that predicted the 2008 financial crisis is calling for $1 trillion in debt relief for developing countries to battle the economic impacts of the coronavirus....
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:55AM
textGeneral Strike 2020 by Emerican Johnson
General Strike! Urgent Call to Action! Rent Strike!...
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:07AM
imageCOVID-19 & SF DPH SEIU 1021 Community Healthcare Centers Workers Under Attack
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by Labor Video Project
San Francisco DPH community center healthcare workers are being forced into dangerous positions without proper PPE protection that may contaminate them with COVID-19. SEIU 1021 SF DPH Community Healthcare Center Chapter VP Cheryl Thornton speaks out....
Posted: Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:03PM
textCorporatis Demands Social Closenessing By Forcing People To Shop Limited Hours by blues
Back here, the Corporatis demands social closenessing by forcing people to food-shop during limited hours. In Northampton (MA), the 'Big Y' grocery stores are open as: =/ Effective Thursday, March 19th all Big Y stores will reserve the hours of 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. for customers who are 60 and older or have compromised immune systems. Regular store hours are now 8 AM to 8 PM until further notice. This will give our store teams time to conduct additional preventive sanitation and restock product...
Posted: Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:52PM
imageCoronavirus pandemic in Oakland: Crisis, What Crisis?
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by Lynda Carson
Coronavirus pandemic in Oakland: Crisis, What Crisis? Then I spotted a group of people (7-10 people) hanging out in a yard drinking, smoking, chatting, and having a Bar-B-Q....
Posted: Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:41PM
calendarLivestream: COVID-19 and Climate Implications for Public Health
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by The Commonwealth Club
Onlin via livestream...
Event Date: Fri Apr 3, 2020 10:00AM
Posted: Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:42PM
textUpdates from the "Ignore Them Until they Disappear or Die Off" Genocide Zone by Robert Norse
While City & County officials who live indoors postulate, ponder, and predict, no safe shelters, sanitary shithouses, or reliable food services have opened up to replace those shut down. HUFF (Homeless United for Friendship & Freedom) critic passes on some updates and the latest in-the-field reports from Food not Bombs still-serving-under-fire foodster Keith McHenry....
Posted: Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:47PM
imageInstacart Emergency Walk Off Update
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by Gig Workers Collective
Instacart has failed to respond to Shoppers in a way that is respectful, moral, or even just considerate to other human beings....
Posted: Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:02PM
imageInstacart’s “Response” is a Sick Joke — The Strike is Still On
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by Gig Workers Collective & Instacart Shoppers
Today, Instacart responded to Shoppers’ demands by saying a week from now they will provide hand sanitizer and set the default in-app tip amount to whatever a customer had previously tipped. Aside from simply not being enough, this is insulting for a number of reasons....
Posted: Mon Mar 30, 2020 2:49PM
imageWatsonville Community Hospital Nurses to Hold Shift Change Actions To Demand Protections When Treating Patients With COVID-19
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by California Nurses Association
To protest the lack of personal protective equipment (PPE) and preparedness for frontline health care workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, registered nurses at Watsonville Community Hospital will hold a silent vigil and solidarity stand on Monday, March 30, 2020. Registered nurses are calling on Watsonville Community Hospital to reverse its decision to weaken personal protective equipment standards and cancel staff rather than preparing for a surge of COVID-19 patients....
Posted: Mon Mar 30, 2020 2:48PM