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
image Sculpture Loved by Folks from Anarchists to Art Lovers On Chopping Block 480_ddna2opa_1.jpg by Susan Smith
On November 16 the Public Art Commission of Palo Alto voted unanimously to remove the artwork of Adriana Varella from the city’s public art collection. "Digital DNA", a seven foot tall egg shaped sculpture made of recycled circuit boards, imparts a political message—that technology generated by Silicon Valley has a far-reaching impact. It conveys that modern technology can enslave us, and reminds the viewer that technology is also used for warfare. In protest of the commission's decision, the...
Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 3:49AM
image Happy Ninth Birthday SubRosa! (and some Santa Cruz radical history) 480_subrosa-comix_1.jpg by SubRosa
On November 1, 2017, SubRosa turned nine years old. SubRosa is an anarchist community space run by a collective of committed people from the Santa Cruz area, freely giving of our energy and time....
Posted: Tue Nov 7, 2017 11:13AM
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 Santa Cruz Mountain Sol Festival 9-24-2017 480_001_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Sunday was a beautiful day in Felton CA at the annual event. Yesterdays show followed Saturdays show that headlined Michael Franti & Spearhead....
Posted: Mon Sep 25, 2017 1:44PM
image Publisher of Visión Magazine gave $400 to David Duke’s failed Senate campaign 480_fred-bigler-vision-magazine_1.jpg by Lynda Carson
Strange as it may seem, Fred Bigler is the publisher, co-founder and Board Member of Visión Magazine, a magazine about Latino innovators in business, community leadership, education and the arts!...
Posted: Thu Sep 7, 2017 1:25AM
calendar Left of the Dial: Antifascist Benefit for Charlottesville 480_golden-bull-benefit_1.jpg by Left of the Dial
The Golden Bull Bar 412 14th St. Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Sat Aug 26, 2017 9:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 6:27PM
image Santa Cruz Artists Defy Boulder, CO's Unconstitutional Ban on Public Display of Visual Art 480_boulder-colorado-ryan-mcauley-august-17-2017_1.jpg by Daniel Rayray Everett
Joff Lee Jones and Alex Skelton are fighting for our basic rights in Boulder, Colorado....
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 11:59PM
image Indybay Co-Founder Kaye "Nana" Griffin Passes On 480_kaye-nana-griffin-indybay-cofounder_1.jpg by Indybay
The Indybay Collective has learned that Kaye "Nana" Griffin, an Indybay co-founder, passed on last week....
Posted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:12PM
image Heather’s Patisserie Turns Off the Oven 480_heathers-patisserie-8-13-17_5_1.jpg by Bradley Allen
After more than thirteen years of providing the finest in Parisian style pastries and cakes, baked fresh on site daily, Heather’s Patisserie is closing up shop....
Posted: Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:32PM
image Last Call at Caffé Pergolesi 480_caffe-pergolesi-dr-miller_24_8-10-17_1.jpg by Bradley Allen
“Don’t ask what is happening here — you already know. You can no longer afford to live here. You’ve been priced out and so have all your favorite places.”...
Posted: Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:55PM
image Projected Nuclear Fears on SF Federal Building 480_img_5236_1.jpg by Alan Marling
We are in danger every day Republicans allow a child to act as president. Demand impeachment before he goes off on a nuclear tantrum. Start a city-council movement as done by Alameda, Oakland and others....
Posted: Wed Aug 9, 2017 8:07AM
image Victor Arnautoff: San Francisco's Master Muralist of the 1930’s 480_arnautoff2_1.jpg by LaborFest
SFSU professor Bob Cherny gives a lecture on his new book Victor Arnautoff: San Francisco's Master Muralist of the 1930’s. Arnautoff was the most important muralist in the 1930's in the bay area and he was hounded during the 1950's witch hunt leading him to leave the bay area for the Soviet Union....
Posted: Wed Jul 12, 2017 4:58PM
image Memorial Paddle Out in Santa Cruz for Jack O'Neill 7-9-2017 480_000_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Foggy morning, but a lot of Santa Cruz and others from afar, came to pay their respects....
Posted: Sun Jul 9, 2017 7:51PM