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imageBay Area Native Journalist Mike Raccoon Eyes Kinney is guest lecturer at Native Conference
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by Mike Raccoon Eyes Kinney
San Francisco Bay Area Native American Journalist Mike Raccoon Eyes Kinney Guest Lecturer At 33rd Annual California Indian Conference at Sonoma State University....
Posted: Mon Nov 18, 2019 11:12AM
textA Social Change is Overdue by Christoph Butterwegge
Social rental houosing construction which has been increasingly restricted since the 1980s must be resumed on a grand scale and rapidly promoted to offer low-income earners, single parents and large families a place to stay. A revival of public housing construction would stimulate the activites of cooperative and municipal housing construction....
Posted: Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:13AM
textCalifornia's Homeless Population: What do they do until there's No Place Like Home? by Miranda Morgan
Op-ed about the need for immediate housing options for California's increasing homeless population....
Posted: Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:15AM
imageTop Bolivian coup plotters trained by US military’s SOA
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by Jeb Sprague (The Grayzone)
Commanders of Bolivia’s military and police helped plot the coup and guaranteed its success. They were previously educated for insurrection in the US government’s notorious School of the Americas and FBI training programs....
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 10:48PM
calendarDreamforce Rally - No Salesforce Tech for Concentration Camps
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by DSA San Francisco
Howard St between 3rd & 4th St - Just outside Dreamforce Entrance...
Event Date: Tue Nov 19, 2019 8:30AM
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 3:53PM
calendarForum on 50th Anniversary of Occupation of Alcatraz
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by Party for Socialism and Liberation
2969 Mission St. near 26th St....
Event Date: Fri Nov 22, 2019 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 3:22PM
calendarTrans Liberation Rally in San Jose
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by Silicon Valley Pride, Billy DeFrank Center
Billy DeFrank LGBTQ Community Center, 938 The Alameda, San Jose 95126...
Event Date: Fri Nov 22, 2019 6:30PM
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 3:11PM
imageProtesters Demonstrate at VP Mike Pence's NASA Speech in Mountain View, CA
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by Protest Reporting
Vice-President Mike Pence gave a speech at NASA Ames Research facility on November 14 following a brief fundraising trip to California. The same day there was a school shooting in Santa Clarita. Demonstrators did not hesitate to point out that Pence is an adamant supporter of the National Rifle Association....
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 1:43PM
calendarEconomics Book Group Discussion: “Banking on the People.” by Strike Debt Bay Area
Omni Commons (check whiteboard in lobby for exact room) 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sat Dec 14, 2019 4:30PM
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 9:01AM
calendarUCSF Healthcare Workers Rally For People Of Chile The people of Chile are rising up!
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by Do No Harm
UCSF Parnassus campus (513 Parnassus Ave) San Francisco...
Event Date: Tue Nov 19, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 12:05AM
textMass school shootings & How the media does not help with the aftermath by Taijah Ortiz
This Op-Ed goes in-depth about how the media does not help with the aftermath of mass school shootings....
Posted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 9:26PM
documentTwo Views of the City's Ambush of the Phoenix (Deseire Memorial Survival) Camp Behind Ross
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by Robert Norse and Alicia Kuhl
Mainstream media have distorted and omitted various facts about the Friday morning November 15th police assault on the survival camp sending dozens into the bushes, streets, and neighborhoods for the winter. Camp Phoenix sheltered more than 60 people, many of them disabled and elderly, assisting with cooking, storage, and sanitation facilities and free access to its residents. The double sided flyer posted here attempts to correct false City claims echoed by the media....
Posted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 4:08PM
imageUBER ZUM School Transit in SF & US Ukraine Privatization Corruption
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by WorkWeek
WorkWeek covers the systemic corruption and looting of Ukraine by both Democrats and Republicans. It also covers the role of both parties in funding, training and arming nazis in the Ukraine who were involved in attacking trade unions and murdering over 100 people in a massacre at the Odessa Trade Union headquarters. Workweek also covers the union busting effort of the SFUSD superintendent Vincent Matthews and the SFUSD Board to contract out the school bus drivers to UBER ZUM operation....
Posted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 12:10PM
videoPence Protest at NASA Ames with the Raging Grannies and more (video/quicktime 292.2MB) by lis cox
Raging Grannies assisted in leading a rousing protest of VP Mike Pence's visit to NASA Ames, Mountain View on November 14, 2019. Two minute 35 second video by Lis Coz, Talking Story Video....
Posted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:54AM
textCradle of Humanity vs. Evolved Out of Nature by Ryder W. Miller
The author seeks to contend with and find a remedy for those who argue about what the word Nature means. Some have argued that it means everything. Others point out that we need a separation between technological culture and the wild, so we can preserve a Nature that is different than us. Life experience, different jobs, and writing experiences have inspired the author to find a solution to this debate....
Posted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 7:54AM
documentUCSC Grad Student Association resolution calls for UC withdrawal from TMT at Mauna Kea
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by MKPUCSC
The UCSC Graduate Student Association approved a resolution on November 5th calling on the University of California system and UC Santa Cruz to (a) divest from the Thirty Meter Telescope project on Mauna Kea and (b) use their unique leverage concerning the fate of the TMT to make sure construction of it never occurs on Mauna Kea. The resolution, written by members of UCSC Mauna Kea Protectors, passed by an overwhelming margin of 13-2 (with four abstentions)....
Posted: Sat Nov 16, 2019 6:55AM
audioSyrian War Refugee Mother & Daughter in Canada Want to Bring Family to Ottawa (audio/mpeg 97.5MB) by John Malkin
Interview with Syrian war refugee Walaa Ibrahim, who emigrated to Ottawa, Canada with her young daughter in November, 2018. Activists are now raising funds to bring Walaa's parents and brother to Canada. Includes interviews with activists who helped bring Walaa and Kadar to Canada....
Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:08PM
calendarTrump/Pence #OutNOW - East Bay Organizing Meeting by Refuse Fascism Bay Area
People's Cafe 61 Shattuck Square Berkeley, CA...
Event Date: Sun Nov 17, 2019 2:00PM
Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2019 10:00PM
imageThe rise and fall of Camp Phoenix Santa Cruz, Ca. 11-15-2019
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by AutumnSun
Camp Phoenix had just been renamed yesterday. "In Memory of Deseire Quintero. Because we Rise From the Ashes." "We are a stand our ground Survival Camp." Today it is once again closed!...
Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2019 7:29PM
imageHundreds pack hearing to protest Trump administration proposal to dredge San Francisco Bay
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by Dan Bacher
“Deepening the Bay to accommodate bigger vessels carrying dirty tar sands crude oil puts communities along the water and near the refineries at risk,” said Isabella Zizi, Climate Campaigner at Stand.earth and member of Protect the Bay....
Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2019 6:18PM