image GOP seeks massive HUD budget cuts as $117,400 considered as low-income in Bay Area 480_lydia_gans_photo_1.jpeg by Lynda Carson
Low-income renters of Oakland protesting against their evictions when the City of Oakland, and Oakland Community Housing, Inc.(OCHI), tried to illegally evict the low-income renters from the California Hotel in 2008. (Lydia Gans Photo)...
Posted: Tue Jun 26, 2018 5:53AM
video Oakland Evicts Largest Encampment at Northgate; Falsely Promotes Tuff Sheds as Viable Alternative (video/mp4 102.7mb) by Dave Id
Shortly after the completion of the construction of the second city-sanctioned Tuff Shed compound under the I-980 freeway at Northgate Avenue and 27th Street in April, the city of Oakland began evicting residents from the largest encampments in the surrounding area. Over the course of four days in May and June, the residents of 50-plus tents and shanty structures were forced out....
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2018 10:53PM
calendar Families Belong Together: Kids Standing Up for Kids! Rally in Oakland 480_famlies_1_1_1.jpg by Alphabet Rockers & Others
Lakeside Park, near play structure near Staten & Bellevue, Oakland, CA 94610...
Event Date: Sat Jun 30, 2018 10:30AM
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2018 3:06PM
text Gentrifiers Co-Opting Detainment Protest in Concord by Writing From Concord
A group of gentrification advocates and development lobbyists are attempting to co-opt an anti-fascist Concord protest movement for their own gain....
Posted: Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:40PM
calendar Day of Action at West County Detention Facility 480_35842479_10156662220892042_4970490601402269696_o_1.jpg by Abolish ICE
5555 Giant Hwy, Richmond, California 94806...
Event Date: Tue Jun 26, 2018 7:00AM
Posted: Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:47AM
image U.S. Navy May Convert Former Concord Naval Base Into Immigrant Detention Facility 480_concordforindy_1.jpg by R. Robertson
In the San Francisco Bay Area, the U.S. Navy is considering converting a former naval weapons base into a detention facility to hold up to 47,000 immigrants seized at the U.S. border with Mexico. The plan is to jail families at this location in Concord, where a banner read "Concord: Where Families Come First" at a recent protest against the Trump Zero-Tolerance immigration policy. [Photo by Mary Martin DeShaw, free for reuse by non-profit organizations, please credit the photographer]...
Posted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 6:14PM
image Boycott Continues at East Bay Coffee Co. Over Illegal Firings and Sexual Harassment 480_34369722_320250558508477_7753806589496131584_o_1.jpg by Dayton Andrews
A worker was fired from the company four weeks ago after he refused to serve a customer who had groped and verbally harassed a co-worker. The co-worker had been told to hide in the kitchen if she was uncomfortable with the harassment. Community members are being advised to boycott the establishment until management offers to rehire fired worker, provides compensation for lost wages, and issues a public apology....
Posted: Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:02AM
image Residents of Concord Protest Trump Administration Immigrant Abuse 480_concordneartopstroller_1.jpg by photographer Mary DeShaw
Immigrant and civil rights activists plus concerned residents of Concord, California rallied on June 14th to protest Trump administration immigration policies that separate children from their parents....
Posted: Thu Jun 21, 2018 3:21AM
image Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf has Trump-like "both sides" reaction to Jogger Joe's anti-homeless attack 480_bbq-becky-schaaf_1.jpg by Dave Id
After fascists and neo-nazis gathered in Charlottesville last August, assaulting anti-racists and killing Heather Heyer, Trump declared: "I think there is blame on both sides." On June 9, 2018, the day video came to light of Henry Sintay, aka #JoggerJoe, throwing the property of Greg Markson into Lake Merritt, Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf echoed that sentiment when she said she felt the "frustration on both sides."...
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:32PM
calendar Separation of Families Protest at Richmond ICE Facility 480_familias-unidas_1.jpg by Familias Unidas
West County Detention Facility 5555 Giant Hwy, Richmond, California 94806...
Event Date: Fri Jun 22, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:08PM
image Huge List of ICE Employees, Their Job Title, and Location 480_chinga-la-migra-fuck-ice_1.jpg by Chinga La Migra
It’s Time to Abolish ICE, Border Patrol, Borders, Prisons, and Military....
Posted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 5:07PM
text Congresswoman Barbara Lee condemns proposed use of low-yield nukes by Lynda Carson
On June 7, 2018, Congresswoman Barbara Lee released a statement in response to the defeat of her amendment to defund $65 million allocated by the House of Representatives for low-yield nukes!...
Posted: Thu Jun 14, 2018 8:30PM
text The $2.5 billion traffickers of nuclear doom by Lynda Carson
As right-wing fascist President Donald Trump and “fascist war hawk” United States National Security Advisor, John Bolton, are reportedly in Singapore to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for a discussion about the denuclearization of North Korea, there appears to be a missed opportunity to discuss the denuclearization of the United States!...
Posted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 2:33AM
video Jogger Destroys Homeless Mans Property at Lake Merritt in Oakland (video/mp4 37.1mb) by JJ Harris
Yesterday in Oakland jogger found throwing a peaceful homeless man’s possessions in the Lake. What has this town come to?!...
Posted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 10:50AM
image East Bay Meeting: West Virgina, Arizona & Kentucky Teachers On Their Strikes & The Lessons west_virginia_teachers_my_second_job_bought_this_sign.jpeg by Labor Video Project
In Oakland, teachers from W. Virginia, Arizona and Kentucky talked about their rebellion, strike and how they organized it....
Posted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 9:45AM
image Cat Brooks: (Armed) People Who Patrol Our Communities Should Be Held to a Higher Standard 480_cat-brooks_oaklandpost-1170x597_1.jpg by Cat Brooks, Oakland Post
Last week, I was in Sacramento with a statewide coalition lobbying for SB1421 and AB931....
Posted: Sat Jun 9, 2018 11:19AM
calendar 25th Birthday Party for Long Haul Infoshop 480_image-111_1.jpg by Long Haul Infoshop collective
Long Haul Infoshop - 3124 Shattuck Ave - Berkeley - 510 540 0751 - corner of Woolsey and Shattuck across from La Pena - 2 blocks from Ashby BART...
Event Date: Sun Aug 12, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 8, 2018 10:24AM
text HUD Secretary Ben Carson’s housing plan would raise rents by 20% on Oakland’s poor by Lynda Carson
As HUD Secretary Ben Carson takes aim at the poor with his catastrophic budget cuts to make up for the massive tax breaks given to the rich by Congress during the past year, he resides in luxury in Vienna, VA!...
Posted: Thu Jun 7, 2018 9:42PM
calendar People's Assembly on Keeping Art in Oakland 480_catbrooksforoakland.jpg by Cat Brooks For Oakland
Onefam Cafe 1612 7th St Oakland, California 94607...
Event Date: Thu Jun 7, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Mon Jun 4, 2018 9:58AM
calendar Boycott and Protest at East Bay Coffee Co. Over Illegal Firings and Sexual Harassment by Workers Against Sexual Harassment-Pinole
East Bay Coffee Co. 2529 San Pablo Ave Oakland...
Event Date: Sat Jun 2, 2018 11:30AM
Posted: Sat Jun 2, 2018 10:32PM