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imageUnion Busting Kaiser Takes Hardline On NUHW Workers While Gov Newsom Is MIA
by Labor Video Project
Striking NUHW healthcare workers after 7 weeks on strike face a union busting attack by Kaiser executives and refusal of Governor Gavin Newsom and State Attorney General to enforce the law....
Posted: Sat, Oct 1, 2022 1:57pm PDT
calendarWomen's March: CA & Nationwide Marches & Rallies for Reproductive Freedom & GOTV
by Women's March California
Marches & Rallies throughout SF Bay Area and beyond:
Event Date: Sat, Oct 8, 2022 8:00am PDT
Posted: Sat, Oct 1, 2022 9:15am PDT
imageA Deep Dive Into Oakland's Measure Q Article 34 Authorization
by Office of Carroll Fife
You might be wondering, why is there a ballot measure asking Oakland voters to authorize low-rent housing units? Why is this required, what will it do and what is this Article 34?...
Posted: Wed, Sep 28, 2022 4:46pm PDT
imageCancer-Causing Pesticide exceeds State risk levels over the last decade at Monterey County
by Safe Ag Safe Schools
Concerned about the use of the cancer-causing drift-prone pesticide 1,3-dichloropropene (1,3-D), more than 50 pesticide reform advocates, including farmworkers, health professionals, teachers, and their allies held a news conference and rally at the Monterey County Government Center on Tuesday, September 27th – the 60th anniversary of the publication of Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring. The group, organized by Safe Ag Safe Schools and the Monterey Bay Central Labor Council, called on the County...
Posted: Wed, Sep 28, 2022 9:34am PDT
imageState Attorney General Urged to Investigate Sutter Health’s Use of CARES Act Money
by Warm Water Wellness
DALY CITY – San Mateo County Supervisor David Canepa announced that he has sent a letter to California Attorney General Rob Bonta urging him to investigate Sutter Health’s use of federal CARES Act dollars. The not-for-profit health care giant received $853 million in CARES Act funding, yet closed the Mack E. Mickelson therapy pool, the only warm water rehabilitation facility of its kind on the Peninsula. “The federal CARES Act of 2020 was passed for the express purpose of keeping vital med...
Posted: Tue, Sep 27, 2022 2:40am PDT
imageSanta Cruz Dismantles Camp of Hundreds of the Houseless
by People's Tribune
The City of Santa Cruz, CA, in a county with the second highest rent in the country, is evicting an estimated 300 people living in wall-to-wall tents running along a riverbed right next to this largely wealthy city’s downtown. The camp, in existence for about three years, was sanctioned by the City; houseless people were directed to go there because the City didn’t have enough beds. Now, the City cites sanitation, drug use and complaints as reasons for closing the Benchlands camp. “This never...
Posted: Mon, Sep 26, 2022 8:52pm PDT
imageWood Street Community Faces Eviction
by Wood Street Comrades
In light of serial evictions, a self-organized community of unhoused and advocates at Wood Street in West Oakland have presented an elegant plan to build a tiny home community and resource center, however the City of Oakland and Caltrans have fallen short on collaborating or providing access to real resources....
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2022 10:17am PDT
imageBarbara Lee & "Pete" Get An Earful In Oakland Over Tax Dollars For A's Owner John Fisher
by Labor Video Project
Congresswoman Barbara Lee, US Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg and Oakland Mayor Libby Schaff joined together to talk about Federal funding for Oakland projects. Barbara Lee and "Pete" refused to say whether they supported Federal funds going to the GAP A's billionaire owner John Fisher's proposed new A' stadium on Port of Oakland public land at Howard Terminal. "Pete" also refused to say whether this project would harm the Port of Oakland as a working port....
Posted: Sat, Sep 17, 2022 10:50am PDT
calendarBenchlands Resistance Organizing by Kevin Rothwell
Benchlands near the 2nd stairway down from the Courthouse parking lot as you walk from Water St. towards the Duck Pond in San Lorenzo Park....
Event Date: Sat, Sep 17, 2022 6:00pm PDT
Posted: Fri, Sep 16, 2022 10:16pm PDT
documentGovernor Gruesom Newsom Signs SB 1388 Attacking The Unhoused
by Lynda Carson
John George Psychiatric Hospital & Santa Rita Jail Are Condemned By Findings Of The DOJ:...
Posted: Wed, Sep 14, 2022 9:20pm PDT
imageTerrorism, Racism & Union Busting Against SEIU1021 SF General Hospital Workers By HR DPH
by Labor Video Project
Workers and SEIU 1021 SF General Hospital union leaders reported on the epidemic of bullying, racist discrimination and union busting by DPH and CCSF HR. The City has spent over $100 million on paying for illegal discrimination, defendant lawyers and City lawyers to defend illegal racist attacks and systemic racism....
Posted: Tue, Sep 13, 2022 9:37pm PDT
imageAnti-Fascists Fight Back at "Straight Pride" Rally
by In Modesto
Saturday August 27 was Straight Pride’s 4th annual appearance in the Central Valley town of Modesto, California. This far right group is on the Southern Poverty Law Center’s hate list....
Posted: Fri, Sep 2, 2022 11:04pm PDT
documentKey people for De La Fuente Scholarship Foundation linked to notorious slumlords
by Lynda Carson
Fire Inspection Report For 276 Hegengerger Rd, Oakland, Where The De La Fuente Scholarship Foundation Was Located At, And Operating Out Of:...
Posted: Fri, Sep 2, 2022 7:36am PDT
image"Life & Death Issue" For Patients & Nurses At Kaiser: CNA Nurses Speak Out
by Labor Video Project
San Francisco NNU-CNA Kaiser nurses rallied and spoke out about the dangerous health and safety conditions for patients at Kaiser. They talked about their stress and how Kaiser because of allowing low staffing levels is a threat to the health of the patients....
Posted: Thu, Sep 1, 2022 3:24pm PDT
imageNine Hundred Days of Love
by Keith McHenry
Day one of the pandemic restrictions here in Santa Cruz, California was on a misty Saturday, March 14, 2020. The indoor meals for the poor were ordered closed and access to water and toilets for those who lived outside locked....
Posted: Wed, Aug 31, 2022 9:39am PDT
imageKingswood Capital Management LP annihilates 89 pharmacies or more
by Lynda Carson
In opposition to corporate raider Alexander Wolf, Kingswood Capital Management LP, and Save Mart, UFCW 8 encourages its members to avoid Walgreens, and transfer their family’s prescriptions to an Albertsons, Bel Air, Rite Aid, Safeway or Vons pharmacy as soon as possible....
Posted: Fri, Aug 26, 2022 7:01am PDT
imageRent Strike: Merritt on 3rd Tenants Demand Repairs, Refuse Rent
by Tenant and Neighborhood Councils (TANC)
Merritt on 3rd Tenant Council rent strike rally Tues., Aug 30, 6pm at 1130 3rd Avenue, Oakland....
Posted: Tue, Aug 23, 2022 1:12pm PDT
textLetter to Mayor Brunner on City Council's Latest Homeless Hayride by Robert Norse
I wrote a letter to Mayor Brunner regarding the City's end run around human decency in the Benchlands. Item 19 is a double-barreled blast at those outside--showcasing an empty report that has no significant expansion of shelter for the planned Benchlands demolition. As well as a seizure of homeless funding--using it as demolition money....
Posted: Mon, Aug 22, 2022 9:12am PDT
imageStudents Affected by Abortion Restrictions Are Acting
by Speaking Up
Peninsula Youth Activists in San Mateo on August 20...
Posted: Mon, Aug 22, 2022 12:56am PDT
calendarShutDown the Anti-Abortion Action by “ProLifeSF” at UC Berkeley by RiseUp4AbortionRights Bay Area
Sproul Plaza, UC Berkeley (near Bancroft and Telegraph)...
Event Date: Fri, Aug 26, 2022 10:00am PDT
Posted: Sun, Aug 21, 2022 9:52am PDT