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image Support Local Film: No Volveré (I Will Not Return) 480_no_volvere_drew_adams_santa_cruz_1.jpg by Drew Adams
No Volveré (I Will Not Return) is an English/Spanish spoken feature film that explores the impact of the tech industry on longtime residents of Santa Cruz, CA and the surrounding Monterey Bay. The story follows the daily life of Yahel Ramos, a landfill worker recently released from prison who struggles to reconnect with his 10-year-old son, and Mari Carson, a vagabond teen who relies on her smartphone to navigate her day-to-day survival on the streets....
Posted: Tue Apr 3, 2018 10:49AM
audio Suicide: The Ripple Effect, film screening & discussion (audio/x-wav 263.4MB) by WTUL News & Views
WTUL was joined in conversation by Robin Cilluffa, mental health advocate, and Janet Hayes, president of Healing Minds NOLA, to discuss the upcoming film screening and panel discussion of Suicide: The Ripple Effect, which tells the story of survivor Kevin Hinds....
Posted: Mon Apr 2, 2018 7:32AM
image Cesar Chavez Day Santa Cruz 480_003_1.jpg by AutumnSun
"Nov Violence Is More Powerful Than Violence" Santa Cruz Barrios Unidos Presented Celebracion / Celebrate...
Posted: Sun Apr 1, 2018 3:56PM
image Community Self-Defense Mobilizes to Defend Hasta Muerte 480_hasta-muerte-alt-right-demo_1.jpg by Northern California Anti-Racist Action
Instead of a hot cup of coffee and a handshake, the sergeant was promptly refused service and told that the store had a policy of not serving law enforcement....
Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2018 3:24PM
image Appeal Filed to Prevent Removal of Racist Pioneer Statue in San Francisco 480_pioneer_monument_san_francisco_1.jpg by Take Down the "Pioneer" Statue
An Appeal was filed to prevent statue removal even though SF Arts and Historic Preservation Commission voted unanimously to take down the racist Pioneer statue!...
Posted: Sun Mar 25, 2018 12:20PM
image René Yañez--Catch Activist Artist's Work Before He is No More 480_eventmurallandlord_1.jpg by Tsumani Huerta
San Francisco's precious leader and community builder René, mainly responsible here in the States for popularizing Day of the Dead and Frida Khalo and one of the ring leaders of the Great Tortilla Conspiracy, is honored & kicks off new exhibit: Opening Night 9 March Friday 6-9pm through 31st March 2018....
Posted: Sat Mar 10, 2018 11:31AM
image Report-back from Bay-Area Shutdowns of Hipster Border-Pig Francisco Cantú 480_no-platform-border-patrol_1.jpg by Defend Our Hoodz
Report-back from an action against Francisco Cantú which took place on February 19 in San Francisco, and the cancellation of his event in Oakland the following day....
Posted: Thu Mar 1, 2018 1:48PM
image Tantra & The SF Two-Spirit PowWow 480_received_10212268063309150_1.jpeg by Tsunami Huerta
A personal account of the 3rd of February 2018 San Francisco Two-Spirit PowWow. Put on by BAAITS (Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirits)....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2018 5:25PM
calendar Anti-Gentrification Artistic Intervention, Palo Alto 480_egg_indy_small_1.jpg by Friends of Digital DNA
Lytton Plaza, corner of University Ave and Emerson St. 202 University Ave. Downtown Palo Alto...
Event Date: Sat Feb 24, 2018 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:27AM
image Bay Area Queers Spread Palestinian Teen Ahed Tamimi’s Image Far and Wide 480_ahed_in_berkeley_1_1_1.jpg by Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism (QUIT!)
Bay Area queer artists and activists have teamed up to help make 17-year-old Ahed Tamimi iconic of the Palestinian freedom struggle and political prisoners worldwide...
Posted: Tue Feb 20, 2018 12:11PM
image No Platform for Border Patrol 480_pancho-east-bay_1.jpg by Chinga la Migra
Francisco Cantú will be at Green Apple Books on 9th Ave on Monday at 7:30pm and at East Bay Booksellers in Oakland on Tuesday at 7pm....
Posted: Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:42PM
image NAACP Presentation at Greater Purpose Community Church 480_057_1.jpg by AutumnSun
NAACP Presentation at Greater Purpose Community Church in Santa Cruz, CA....
Posted: Mon Feb 5, 2018 10:23AM
image Comic Criticizes Supply and Demand for Corporate Marijuana 480_negrolegalweederasehistory.jpg by Eugenio Negro
San José writer Eugenio Negro critiques the corporatization of legal marijuana....
Posted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 9:44AM
image Al fresco in Fresno 480_20448983_1607092912647881_7181658037899295572_o_1.jpg by kelly borkert
The 22nd year of Fresno Food Not Bombs Saturday serving celebrates with a fundraiser Sunday January 14th, 2018....
Posted: Mon Jan 8, 2018 11:42AM
calendar New Years 2018 Great Highway Polar Plunge World Naked Bike Ride 480_wave_wnbr_004_2018_1.jpg by World Naked Bike Ride - San Francisco
southwest corner of the Great Highway and Lincoln Way at Ocean Beach by Golden Gate Park...
Event Date: Mon Jan 1, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Tue Dec 26, 2017 1:49PM
image Holiday Protest Save Digital DNA, Deaccessioned Artwork in Palo Alto 480_photoxcape_1.jpg by Raging Grannies Action League
Photo and Video thanks to Gigi. Video length 1:36...
Posted: Sat Dec 23, 2017 1:34AM
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
text Homeless Services Center and Calamity's Cupboard -- and Art Show! by Linda Ellen Lemaster
I went to TOUCHED BY HOMELESSNESS, an inclusive Art Show, in early November. Story reviews the art on display at HSC show, then through memories, I've explored HSC history and community engagement...
Posted: Tue Dec 5, 2017 5:51PM
image Santa Cruz Downtown Association's Holiday Parade 2017 480_389_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Saturday December 2, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM...
Posted: Sat Dec 2, 2017 6:47PM
image Censorship Committee of Palo Alto Banishes Public Art Piece 480_eggbyav_1.jpg by Susan Smith
Speaking in its own voice, the 7 foot tall egg-shaped public artwork sculpture brought its "anti-war/questioning the use of technology" message to the Censorship Committee of Palo Alto. Adriana Varella's sculpture appealed to the censoring group (also known as the Public Art Commission) at a meeting in Palo Alto City Hall on November 16. Despite requests from Palo Alto residents to give more time for public input, members of the committee, with hard hearts, voted unanimously and immediately ...
Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 4:14AM