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textSan Francisco Empty and Abandoned Buildings (2nd Quarter, 2020) by San Francisco Food Not Bombs
SF Food Not Bombs has updated the San Francisco Department of Building Inspection’s list of empty and abandoned buildings through June, 2020 on this webpage: https://sffnb.org/list-of-san-francisco-empty-and-abandoned-buildings/....
Posted: Wed Aug 5, 2020 4:10PM
imageFifth COVID-19 Demonstration at San Quentin
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by Leon and Ruth
About 600 people marched to the west gate of San Quentin Prison on August 2nd. While they rallied inmates called out, confirming the horrific conditions inside the walls where the COVID-19 virus has spread like wildfire....
Posted: Mon Aug 3, 2020 7:10PM
imageJudge upholds coronavirus pandemic eviction ban in San Francisco
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by Lynda Carson
Eviction Ban During the Coronavirus Covid-19 Pandemic:...
Posted: Mon Aug 3, 2020 6:41PM
imageConnecting Dots! GAP Fisher Family Attacks ILWU & SF Malcom X Academy With A KIPP Charter
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by Labor Video Project
ILWU members, other unionists and supporters of public education rallied in San Francisco on August 1, 2020 at the GAP corporate headquarters. They spoke against GAP & A's owner John Fisher's plan to privatize the Howard Terminal in the Port of Oakland and and against the efforts of Doris Fisher, John's mother to bust up the SF public school Malcom X Academy in Bayview Hunters Point. SF KIPP which she runs has sued the SFUSD to allow the KIPP school to grab more rooms from Malcom X Academ...
Posted: Mon Aug 3, 2020 6:37PM
documentHUFF Supports the UCSC Strike Demands
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by Robert Norse
Mostly long-distance (from the city to the campus is far longer distance than it needs to be) from HUFF (Homeless United for Friendship & Freedom) for the Campus Strike (see https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2020/08/02/18835590.php )....
Posted: Mon Aug 3, 2020 2:15PM
textSocialist Gloria La Riva Nominated by Peace and Freedom Party Convention by Maureen Smith
On August 1st, the Peace and Freedom Party State Central Committee nominated Socialist/Labor Activist Gloria La Riva to be on the California ballot in November as their candidate for U.S. President...
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 2:08PM
imageBlack Women's March in Vallejo
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Rally and march on Vallejo waterfront...
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 11:27AM
calendarRally and March for the UCSC 41
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by UC Student Workers UAW 2865 Santa Cruz
UC Santa Cruz 1156 High St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Mon Aug 3, 2020 1:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 10:10AM
imageShut It Down! Workers Shut Amazon DSF4 For Health/Safety & Living Wages
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by Labor Video Project
Amazonians and workers shutdown the Amazon DSF4 warehouse on August 1, 2020 to protest the lack of health and safety and slave labor wages...
Posted: Sun Aug 2, 2020 9:55AM
calendarShut Down CA's Concentration Camps: Statewide Day of Action for Immigrant Justice (SF)
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by Free Them All Coalition- Bay Area
There will be an initial meeting/rally at Justin Herman Plaza and then we will march to the ICE building for another rally. Please stay tuned for details on a supporting car caravan, led by the SF LowRider Council, which will likely start in the mission and meet up with the march at the ICE building. Please also stay tuned for actions you can take from home in the days before the action. Thank you for taking action! #FreeThemAll...
Event Date: Sat Aug 8, 2020 12:00PM
Posted: Sat Aug 1, 2020 9:33PM
documentForced Movement for the Unhoused?
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by Robert Norse
A "managed" campground has been set up in the middle of the Benchlands in the middle of the area previously used by unhoused displaced residents, from the pedestrian bridge to the Water St. bridge. HUFF (Homeless United for Friendship & Freedom) distributed a flyer this morning and interviewed numerous residents....
Posted: Fri Jul 31, 2020 6:14PM
image"We're With Katy" Rally To Protest Firing Of ILWU 6 VCA-Mars Unionist Katy Bradley
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by Labor Video Project
A rally was held on 7/30/20 to protest the firing and union busting tactic of VCA-Mars who fired ILWU Local 6 negotiating committee member Katy Bradley...
Posted: Fri Jul 31, 2020 9:56AM
imageReport on J25 Protest/Police Response in NLG-SF Newsletter
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by Oakland Rose Up
Shortly after midnight police charged the crowd for several blocks from Oakland PD and approximately four arrests were made....
Posted: Fri Jul 31, 2020 12:07AM
calendarProtest To Stop Evictions By UC Berkeley
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by Lynda Carson
1111 Franklin Street Oakland, CA: OUTSIDE in front of the building...
Event Date: Mon Aug 3, 2020 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 30, 2020 11:56PM
textOakland tenants & activists are to hold press conference in front of Lapham Company Inc. by Lynda Carson
Tenants and activists plan to hold a press conference tomorrow Friday July, 31, 2020, at 12:30PM, in front of the office of the landlord known as Lapham Property Inc., at 4484 Telegraph, Avenue, downtown Oakland!...
Posted: Thu Jul 30, 2020 6:19PM
calendarProtest Trump's Gestapo
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by Refuse Fascism Bay Area
Polk & California Street, San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Aug 1, 2020 1:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:27PM
imageGovernor Newsom releases final water portfolio that includes Delta Tunnel, Sites Reservoir
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by Dan Bacher
“Governor Newsom is continuing to sell out our rivers and salmon to the benefit water brokers and large agriculture corporations,” said Regina Chichizola, co-director of Save California Salmon. “These are the same corporations that are polluting our rivers and drinking water, then exporting their products.” ...
Posted: Thu Jul 30, 2020 10:40AM
imageProtesters March with Shields in Response to State-Sanctioned Violence
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by J25 Oakland Report
A passionate demonstration on July 25 advanced the cause of racial justice and showed support for protesters in Portland, Oregon. Activists called out police brutality as state sanctioned violence....
Posted: Thu Jul 30, 2020 10:03AM
imageOakland Moves Closer to Refunding the Community as Task Force Created to DefundOPD by 50%
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by APTP
People of Oakland Move Closer to Refunding the Community as City Council Creates Official Task Force to DefundOPD by 50% in 2021...
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2020 4:50PM
imageFacebook Protest Billboard Tours San Francisco
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Billboard reading “Don’t Let Facebook ZUCK UP Our Elections” and other messages tours San Francisco and the Peninsula one day before Mark Zuckerberg testifies in Congress...
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2020 3:45PM