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textSaving the planet by disempowering the elites by Ullrich Mies
Humanity is at the final crossroads of becoming aware of the drama of the ecological and peace crisis in which it finds itself. The book "The Eco-Catastrophe" is a wake-up call to take note of the seriousness of the situation, to accept the Herculean tasks ahead, to understand the growth ideology of global capitalism and its structural lack of peace as a cancerous evil....
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 5:33PM
textEmpty Apt Buildings on Bush Street; SF Could House Homeless by Housing is A Right
While whole buildings on Bush Street, San Francisco have huge For Rent Signs, Supervisor Mandelman proposes spending $3000 a month per person to place homeless on cold, asphalt parking lots in tents, at today's Budget Committee meeting. If you need an apartment in San Francisco, there are thousands of empty apartments....
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 4:11PM
imageSF Protest At KQED To Stop Censorship & To Demand Truthful Programming On Mumia Abu-Jamal
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by Labor Video Project
A rally was held at KQED in San Francisco on April 20, 2021 to demand programming on the real story of the frame-up of Mumia Abu-Jamal...
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 3:39PM
imageNew Website Launched in Solidarity with Yaqui Political Prisoner Fidencio Aldama Pérez
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by Fidencio Aldama Solidarity Group
We are excited to announce the launch of a new bilingual Spanish/English website to expand solidarity efforts with Fidencio Aldama, his family, and the community of Loma de Bácum....
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 11:00AM
imageNueva página web creada en solidaridad con el preso político yaqui Fidencio Aldama Pérez
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by Groupo en Solidaridad con Fidencio Aldama
Estamos entusiasmados de anunciar el lanzamiento de una nueva página web bilingüe en español e inglés para extender los esfuerzos de solidaridad con Fidencio Aldama, su familia y la comunidad de Loma de Bácum....
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:57AM
textGun Violence and Mass Shootings by MariaHelena Borges
Mass shootings are becoming more and more frequent every year. Schools, malls, and facilities seem to be on the news because of a mass shooting almost every day. Gun violence is a huge factor in this and there needs to be restrictions taken before we lose more people to deaths by gun....
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:39AM
imageIt Could Happen Here — & Has Happened Here: Community Before Cops Statement on the Chauvin Verdict
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by Community Before Cops
For immediate release Salinas, California — April 20th, 2021...
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:36AM
textAbolish the police! by Jacob Reimann
We need to put money into housing initiatives, addiction and violence prevention programs, community centers and mental health infrastructures - and in parallel, dismantle the police step by step. We need to develop alternative structures for how we deal with violence as a society....
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 7:01AM
imageRally for Mumia at KQED SF Office
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Demand for equal time for the truth about Mumia Abu-Jamal...
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 12:10AM
textEx-Cop Guilty on All Counts of Murder of George Floyd by Power to the People
We finally saw the power of a mass movement with a middle class jury, including 2 jurors with family connections to the police, convicting Minneapolis now ex-cop white Derek Chauvin of the murder of black George Floyd while handcuffed and face down, with Chauvin sitting on Floyd's neck with his knee for over 9 minutes, supposedly for the use of an alleged $20 counterfeit bill. The struggle continues....
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 8:28PM
calendarSan Jose Team Hope Walk/Run To Support HDSA
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by Therese Crutcher-Marin
Campbell Park at the Los Gatos Creek Trail in Campbell CA...
Event Date: Sat Jun 19, 2021 7:30AM
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 7:56PM
calendarEdible Gardening Workshop by City of Sunnyvale
Free webinar via zoom. Registration required...
Event Date: Wed Apr 21, 2021 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:20PM
calendarFix it Up! Repair Cafe by City of Sunnyvale
Free webinar via zoom. Registration required....
Event Date: Sat Apr 24, 2021 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:19PM
calendarCompost That! by City of Sunnyvale
free webinar via zoom. Registration required....
Event Date: Fri Apr 23, 2021 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:14PM
calendarZero Wasty, Very Tasty by City of Sunnyvale
virtual webinar via zoom. Registration required....
Event Date: Thu Apr 22, 2021 5:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:12PM
calendarEV 101: An Introduction to Owning Electric Vehicles by City of Sunnyvale
Virtual workshop...
Event Date: Sat Apr 24, 2021 11:00AM
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:10PM
imageUnited Nations: Shackling of aged inmate, Mumia Abu-Jamal, is deplorable
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by UN statement reposted by Jamal Journal
"The use of shackles during his hospital stays is deplorable, and causes Mr. Abu-Jamal additional and unnecessary suffering," said the experts. "International standards on the treatment of prisoners clearly stipulate that instruments of restraint are to be imposed only when no lesser form of control would be effective to address the risks posed by unrestricted movement."...
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 10:57AM
imageBREAKING: Mumia Abu-Jamal is out of surgery!
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by Prison Radio, reposted by the Jamal Journal
Tuesday April 20 morning update: We just heard from the medical attorneys that Mumia is recovering well from the surgery. Mumia is getting minimal oxygen and one IV which is a good sign. We have not yet heard from Mumia but we expect he will be able to call his family today. We need to see him, hear from him, and know that he has the proper rehabilitation plan. Mumia's wife Wadiya says "I won't know he is ok until i hear from him directly."...
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 7:30AM
calendarMay Day Rally: From global pandemic to global class struggle by ICFI
Annual Online May Day Rally...
Event Date: Sat May 1, 2021 8:00AM
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 5:51AM
imagePolice violence targets working people and youth of all racial and ethnic backgrounds
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by Niles Niemuth (WSWS repost)
While racism is a factor in many police murders and accounts for the fact that blacks and Native Americans are killed at a rate disproportionate to their share of the national population, it is workers and young people—of every skin color, gender, sexuality and national origin—who are the victims of the police. In presenting police violence as a racial issue, of whites against blacks, the media aims to divide the working class and cover up the socioeconomic background of those who are being ...
Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2021 5:32AM