image Student Walkout in El Cerrito 480__marymartindeshaw-indyblurb_1.jpg by R. Robertson
Students at El Cerrito High School walked out to protest gun violence on March 14....
Posted: Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:49AM
text Bay Area Student Protestors Threatened by Administrators/Teachers Over National Walkout by R. Robertson
In the San Francisco Bay Area thousands participated in a national walkout against gun violence, with 1500 leaving school to march in the suburb of Menlo Park alone. However, not all went smoothly for some Bay Area students seeking to express their opinions on March 14th....
Posted: Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:14AM
image Protest at VISA Headquarters in Foster City, CA 480_ultratop_1.jpg by R. Robertson
On March 8, demonstrators delivered a petition of 150,000 signatures collected with the organizing help of UltraViolet, Courage Campaign and DailyKos. Their demand of Visa: stop processing sales of assault weapons. Photos courtesy UltraViolet....
Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 6:18AM
image Gun Proponent Shows Up at Palo Alto High School Walkout 480_palywalkoutvvvtruck.jpg by R. Robertson
A lone dissenter stood beside his flat-bed truck decorated with a white flag with the slogan ”Come and Take it”. The scene: Corner of Embarcadero and El Camino Real in Palo Alto in front of Palo Alto H.S. where a rally of hundreds of students, parents, PTA members and community members called for stricter gun laws....
Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 5:34AM
image Teachers and Students Numbering 800 Walk Out from San Mateo High 480_sanmateogiveteachers_1.jpg by R. Robertson
Photos and details courtesy of Harini Krishnan....
Posted: Fri Mar 16, 2018 12:47AM
image 1,500 Students Walk Out in Menlo Park 480_menlowalkjenniferfraser1_1.jpg by R. Robertson
An estimated 1,000 Students from 4 high schools on the San Francisco Peninsula joined forces to march along El Camino Real on March 14. After the rally police estimated that the figure was 1,500. Students called for stricter gun control laws and were part of the national day of action in which 1 million students across the US took part. Photos by Jennifer Fraser. Free to use for non-commercial purposes, please credit the photographer....
Posted: Thu Mar 15, 2018 4:45PM
image College of Marin Walkout 480_cofmarinwalkoutisamael_1.jpg by R. Robertson
On March 14 at Marin College, President of Associated Students Ismail Azam adressed a crowd that marched through rain to protest gun violence. Students from elementary school to college rallied throughout Marin County. Photos here from College of Marin Walkout by Doug Kaye. Free to reuse for non-commercial purposes, please credit the photographer....
Posted: Thu Mar 15, 2018 2:40AM
calendar Protest at VISA Headquarters in Foster City 480_banassaultmbwa_1.jpg by Ultraviolet, Daily Kos, Courage Campaign
VISA Headquarters 900 Metro Center Blvd Foster City, CA 94404...
Event Date: Thu Mar 8, 2018 11:00AM
Posted: Wed Mar 7, 2018 11:57PM
image In memory of Pat Arnold, September 21, 1925 - February 3, 2018 480_pat_arnold_santa_cruz_1.jpg by Santa Cruz News
A memorial for longtime Santa Cruz activist Pat Arnold will be held on March 17th, 2018 from 2PM-5PM at the Resource Center For Non-Violence. Pat passed away peacefully in her home on February 3, 2018. She was 92 at the time of her passing. Pat's obituary describes her as "a force to be reckoned with, an inspirational and tireless social and political activist, whose boundless energy made a difference in every community where she lived."...
Posted: Tue Feb 27, 2018 4:19PM
image Free Ahed Tamimi Rally 480_bc57f94d-b0e4-4ae9-81a9-23dc2904e354_1.jpeg by VeganPeacePunk
This event took place in Oakland....
Posted: Wed Jan 31, 2018 8:55PM
calendar All Out For Palestine: Hands Off Jerusalem! 480_hands-off-jerusalem_1.jpg by AROC: Arab Resource & Organizing Center
Civic Center/UN Plaza station San Francisco, California...
Event Date: Sat Dec 9, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Dec 6, 2017 8:33PM
calendar Emergency Protest to #StopTheMove: We Need a Jerusalem for All 480_jerusalem-for-all_1.jpg by IfNotNow Bay Area
555 California St, San Francisco, CA 94104-1501...
Event Date: Fri Dec 8, 2017 7:30AM
Posted: Wed Dec 6, 2017 1:22PM
image Fortress Bay Area - The Center Cannot Hold 480_imperialcalifornia_1.jpg by Joshua Shepherd
Fortress Bay Area is a project to make visible everyday militarisms of life and prosperity in the San Francisco Bay. Please share your everyday militarisms with #FortressBayArea. A goal is to draw out historical details to make our present more coherent. Sketching a line from Spanish conquest, to Mexican rule, into U.S. Indian wars, and now into remote technicolor megadeath, will help to understand our moment and place, and where we might go....
Posted: Mon Dec 4, 2017 5:45PM
calendar Beyond the Bomb - Bay Area Activist Training - Fight Nuclear War 480_beyond-the-bomb-bay-area-resist_1.jpg by Erick Willemse
1833 Page St, San Francisco, CA 94117...
Event Date: Thu Nov 30, 2017 6:45PM
Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:27AM
text Korean Peace Walk on Armistice Day by Veterans for Peace
Korean Americans held a peace walk in Oakland on Armistice day and invited others to join them. Among those who attended were members of Veterans for Peace....
Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:37PM
image Mass Campaign to Drive Out Trump and Pence Launches in Bay Area 480_20171104_155845_1.jpg by Jonathan Nack
The goal is to bring out ever increasing numbers of protesters, “hundreds, then thousands, then millions, day after day, night after night” until “the fascists are removed from the White House.” Photo by Jonathan Nack 11/4/17 S.F., CA...
Posted: Mon Nov 6, 2017 12:04AM
image Holding Twitter Accountable: Ban Trump 480_tweetww3_1.jpg by rsf
Last week a group of community members assembled to project words and light onto Twitter headquarters. We are pleased to see the company leadership responding to pressure from activists and media, but these policy changes are not enough....
Posted: Wed Oct 18, 2017 11:03PM
image Beyond the Bomb Kick-off Meeting 480_beyondthebombcoverphoto_1.jpg by Erick Willemse
Join the movement to eliminate nuclear weapons! Beyond the Bomb is a global organization dedicated to the total elimination of nuclear weapons. We're hosting our San Francisco chapter kick-off meeting on Monday, October 23rd, at the Park Branch Library in SF (1833 Page St.). We'll introduce you to our grassroots and national plans to push the nuclear disarmament question to the forefront of political discourse, and to work toward global zero....
Posted: Fri Oct 13, 2017 7:52PM
image SF Speak Out-Stop Thaad-US Troops Out Of Korea! Rally At UN Plaza 480_korea_sf_protest_labor_action10-3-17_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
A protest was held to oppose the US Trump military threats against North Korea. Speakers also opposed the US installation of Thaad missiles which has been backed by the Moon government and the militarization of the Korean peninsula....
Posted: Wed Oct 4, 2017 10:03AM
image “Ban Trump” Projected onto Twitter HQ 480_img_5991_1.jpg by Alan Marling
Local activists used a projector to shine “Ban Trump” and “280 chars. of abuse” onto the Twitter headquarters....
Posted: Sat Sep 30, 2017 11:28AM