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imagePalestinian Solidarity & SA BDS Director Desai With Professor Sang He
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by Labor Video Project
SJSU professor Sang Hea Kil is interviewed by WorkWeek about her trip to the Teaching Palestine conference in Capetown, South Africa. The conference looked at the role of Israel and the Zionist apartheid state. While attending the conference, she and two other participants were sexually harassed by the South African BDS director Muhammed Desai and the organization sought to cover-up this incident....
Posted: Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:48AM
imageMOMS Walk Across Golden Gate to End Gun Violence
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Non Violence Coalition Stages "Wear Orange" March at Bridge...
Posted: Sun Jun 9, 2019 8:26PM
imageSDBA Raises Enough to Eliminate $1,000,000+ in Medical Debt for East Bay Residents
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by JP Massar
By buying up medical debt at a penny or less on the dollar, SDBA and RIP are in the process of turning millions of dollars of impossibly burdensome East Bay medical debt into… nothing!...
Posted: Fri May 31, 2019 11:02AM
audioPeople's Park 50th Anniversary Rally and Concert - April 28, 2019 - Yukon Hannibal speaks (audio/mpeg 34.1MB) by Rubble
This is the opening act of the second People’s Park 50th Anniversary rally and concert, the drumming circle. Long-time People’s Park resident/activist Yukon Hannibal speaks out on the shocking and tragic gun murder that occurred just two days before the event. The spoken work is spontaneous, emotional, and powerful. It provides good background to the current culture and political problems the park residents deal with, and the grief everyone who knew him has. (18 min.)...
Posted: Sat May 4, 2019 7:40PM
audioPeople's Park 50th Anniversary Rally and Concert - April 28, 2019 (audio/mpeg 411.5MB) by Rubble
Listen to audio from most of the second 5-hour rally and concert held this month at People’s Park, to both celebrate the Park still held for homeless and others in the general public since it was seized by force from the U.C. Berkeley regime in 1969. The latest U.C. privatization plan, if successful, will have the university take back, pave over, and use for student housing. Park residents and the general public are ramping up the organizing to retain control of the park. (3 hrs. and 44...
Posted: Sat May 4, 2019 6:59PM
audioPeople's Park 50th Anniversary Rally and Concert - April 13, 2019 (audio/mpeg 400.2MB) by Rubble
Listen to audio from the first of two People’s Park 50th Anniversary rally and concert held in People’s Park on April 13th, 2019. The event is to both celebrate the 50th year of public ownership of the park since the people seized from UC Berkeley in 1969; and to actively stand against the current UC plan to take it back from the homeless and public to use for student housing. Listen and use this audio, spread this recording around, because more activist support is needed to stop the curren...
Posted: Sat May 4, 2019 5:49PM
imageExtinction Rebellion Stages “Die-In” in Downtown Santa Cruz
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by will parrish
About two dozen people lay down across a sidewalk in downtown Santa Cruz for an hour this past Monday, dramatizing the growing crisis of species extinctions fueled by the global climate crisis, and calling for drastic action to avert environmental collapse. Most participants dressed in black costumes and wore signs featuring a species, a region, flora, or fauna that have passed into extinction or suffered mass collective trauma due to extreme weather patterns....
Posted: Sat Apr 27, 2019 8:04PM
textExradition: Wikileaks and the IRA in SF by Michael Steinberg
The looming extradition of Julian Assange to the US reminds us off another such case in San Francisco 25 years ago....
Posted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 4:34PM
imageCesar Chavez Day Celebration March 31, 2019
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by AutumnSun
This is the second year I was invited to cover this wonderfull event and I am very happy to be a part ! Nane Alejandrez is the founder and "Inspirational Leader" of Barrios Unidos!...
Posted: Mon Apr 1, 2019 1:48PM
textMajority stake owner of Peet’s Coffee & Tea admits to Nazi past by Lynda Carson
Are the good liberal and radical folks of Berkeley, Oakland, and San Francisco spending their hard earned dollars at Peet’s Coffee & Tea, to buy their coffee and tea from a multi-billion dollar company that has past ties to the Nazis and Hitler, when they could be spending their money somewhere else that does not have past ties to the Nazis? Yes indeed, it appears that this may be the case!...
Posted: Mon Mar 25, 2019 12:09AM
imageRedwood Defenders on the Move in Menlo Park
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by Save Our Seven Trees/Photos: Jack Owicki
Tree defenders gathered near the corner of El Camino and Ravenswood in Menlo Park on March 23 to protest the impending removal of seven heritage redwood trees in front of an office building--on city property. They passed out flyers to let passing residents know what they can do to help save the trees. Photos by Jack Owicki, Pro-Bono Photo. Please credit the photographer....
Posted: Sun Mar 24, 2019 3:58AM
imageSF Bay Area activists demand end to imperialist aggression against Venezuela
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by Nick Pardee
On Saturday, March 9, a spirited rally and march took place in San Francisco demanding an end to U.S. imperialist aggression against Venezuela....
Posted: Tue Mar 19, 2019 2:14PM
imageSend Santa Cruz to the CA Co-op Conference!
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by Co-op SC
The cooperative movement is taking off! Worker-owned cooperatives are springing up throughout Santa Cruz and we are asking for your support to send a representative from each of them to the 2019 California Co-op Conference in Sacramento. From food service, to the arts, construction, and even composting, local cooperatives are bootstrapping their way into the market!...
Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 3:42PM
imageG8 Protests: Police Officer Beaten (2005)
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by gk
On July 8, 2005, in San Francisco, anti-G8 protesters attacked a police officer who was violently coming after them with a nightstick....
Posted: Sat Mar 9, 2019 7:47PM
imageOakland Protests Trump's Regime Change Attack on Venezuela
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Though a US and Venezuelan Right Wing attempted regime change in Venezuela failed in 2002, Trump is now trying again, with his signature measures of cruelty and hypocrisy....
Posted: Sun Feb 24, 2019 4:49PM
imageSave the Redstone Building!
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by Tim Redmond
Low-cost space for grassroots groups at risk as gentrification fuels speculative deal for historic labor temple. And this is why so many people don't want the Monster in the Mission....
Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:00PM
textS.F. Labor Council Says Hands Off Venezuela by repost
The following resolution was adopted by the Delegates Meeting of the San Francisco Labor Council (AFL-CIO) on Monday, February 11, 2019....
Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2019 8:34PM
imageLakota People's Law Project Event 2-10-2019 Chase Iron Eyes, Nathan Phillips
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by AutumnSun
The event was held Sunday night at the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium. A large crowd attended to the event to hear Chase Iron Eyes, Nathan Phillips, Nathan's daughter Alethea, attorney Daniel Sheehan, Ann Marie Sayers, Corine Fairbanks, Wounded Knee Decampo, Tatonka Bricca, and many others including Santa Cruz City Council members Chris Krohn and Drew Glover, along with many others....
Posted: Mon Feb 11, 2019 2:50PM
calendarRally for U.S. Hands Off Venezuela by IAC/Spring Action Coalition
Oscar Grant Plaza, 14th and Broadway, Oakland....
Event Date: Sat Feb 23, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Feb 8, 2019 6:05PM
calendarU.S. Hands Off Venezuela Rally
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by Communist Workers League
Lake Merritt Columns (aka Pergula or Pillars) 599 El Embarcadero Oakland, CA 94610...
Event Date: Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:00PM
Posted: Fri Feb 8, 2019 9:47AM