text Governor Brown Signs AB-2178 Into Law by San Francisco Food Not Bombs
On September 18, 2018, California Governor Jerry Brown signed AB-2178, making it the law in California, adding new restrictions on the ability of volunteer and non-profit community groups to share free food....
Posted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:17PM
text Finance Capitalism and the Digital Economy by Philipp Staab
The financialization of the economy and the rise of the commercial Internet are directly connected... At the beginning of the digital economy, as Marianna Mazzucato and others showed, was an investing state that took over the installment financing for the large majority of base innovations of digitalization as an initial risk capitalist. Financialization describes the change of the capital accumulation model....
Posted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:41AM
image SF City Hall Rally Before Audit Hearing: If We Don't Get No Justice You Don't Get No Peace 480_seiu1021_bos_rally_mother_with_kids9-19-18_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
SEIU 1021 San Francisco city workers rallied at City Hall on 9/19/18 to protest the systemic racism, workplace bullying and illegal discrimination and termination of African American and other workers in the City. The rally was called prior to a audit hearing of the SF Board Of Supervisors to hear from witnesses and the Department of Human Resources run by Micki Callahan. Workers said that she had been personally involved in managing the illegal discrimination and retaliation against African ...
Posted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:15AM
calendar Transition Berkeley Presents: Nature Nurtures: The How & Why naturenurtures.jpg by Linda Currie
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley
Event Date: Thu Oct 11, 2018 6:30AM
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:03PM
text Jeff Bezos, Amazon, The Washington Post, Whole Foods, Etc by Equity
Washington Post reporters are to be commended for their tremendous investigative work in uncovering details of Donald Trump regime crimes. Their work is a separate issue from the record of Jeff Bezos....
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:58PM
image Stop The Racist Terror Against City Workers! SF City Workers Speak Out At BOS Meeting 480_sf_boe_racism_seiu_hearing9-19-18_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
A San Francisco City and County Board Of Supervisors Audit hearing was held on 9/19/18 about the systemic racism and discrimination in the city. Over 100 city workers including dozens of San Francisco African-American workers spoke out about the blatant racist attacks, workplace bullying, illegal terminations and systemic discrimination that they face....
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:02PM
text Puerto Rico Struggles to Rebuild from Hurricanes Say Religious Leaders by Kate Zeller
Hurricane Maria pummeled Puerto Rico last September 20th. According to the Associated Press, 60,000 thousand homes still have temporary or blue-tarp-covered roofs that would not survive a Category 1 hurricane. Tens of thousands of people across the island still lack access to housing or reliable electricity. After the hurricanes more than 130,000 people migrated to US States away from the island....
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 1:56PM
calendar YTH Live 2019 by Erin Mckelle
Bespoke Coworking Level 4, #450A,, 845 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Sun May 5, 2019 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:45PM
calendar Dystopia Down Under: Stare Into The Lights My Pretties/iRony 480_stareintothelightsmypretties_posteroc_1.jpg by Liberated Lens/ Oakland Privacy Committee
Omni Commons 4799 Shattuck Ave Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sun Sep 23, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:21PM
calendar Time to Go! SF Protest At CCSF DHR To Demand Immediate Removal Of HR Director Callahan by United Public Workers For Action
CCSF Department of Human Resources 1 South Van Ness/Market St. San Francisco, California...
Event Date: Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:34AM
image Whole Foods Sues Animal Rights Activists, Seeking to Stop Protests 480_dxe_waynehsiung_wholefoods_1.jpg by DxE
Citing Investigations of Animal Cruelty, Activists Plan to Escalate Demonstrations Despite Suit...
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:56AM
text International Criminal Court should investigate the US for war crimes by Lynda Carson
National Security Advisor John Bolton threatened the International Criminal Court as recent as Monday, September 10, while giving a speech to the nefarious Federalist Society at the Mayflower Hotel!...
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 6:36AM
calendar Rally Supporting Christine Blasey Ford's Testimony on Brett Kavanaugh by Orchard City Indivisible
corner of El Camino Real and Galvez/Embarcadero Road Palo Alto adjacent to Stanford Stadium and Town & Country Village...
Event Date: Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:00PM
Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:06AM
calendar Vigil for Marcellus Toney 480_marcellus-toney_1.jpg by Anti Police-Terror Project
Foothill Blvd and 41st Ave, Oakland...
Event Date: Thu Sep 27, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:56PM
image 2018 Pan African Global Trade and Investment Week 480_leidesdorff_legacy_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Members of the California Legislative Black Caucus are considering making mutually beneficial trade and commerce with the Pan African Diaspora a higher priority. Fred Jordan and the African Consortium are helping to lead the way showcasing the past, present and future of the City of San Francisco as an example for the world....
Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:54PM
calendar Oakland DOT seeking participants from disability and senior community to test safety infrastructure projects buffer_island_revision_exhibit.pdf_140_.jpg by Helen Walsh
Lakeside Drive / Madison Street / 19th Street Oakland...
Event Date: Mon Oct 1, 2018 9:00AM
Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:38PM
calendar Global Day of Action Against Driscoll's to Support Farmworkers!!! 480_boycott-driscolls-continues-2018_1.jpg by #BoycottDriscolls
Costco 450 10th St. San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Sat Sep 29, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 4:57PM
text Cat Brooks’ Campaign for Mayor Raises Over $100,000 in Grassroots Donations by Oakland Post
Oakland mayoral candidate Cat Brooks announced that her campaign contributions have surpassed $100,000 in grassroots donations....
Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 4:04PM
calendar Book talk: The Global Imagination of 1968: Revolution and Counterrevolution fall_katsifiacas.jpg by Ellen Schwartz
Sierra 2 Center, Room 9, 2791 24th Street, Sacramento, CA (between Castro Way and 4th Ave.)...
Event Date: Thu Sep 27, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 2:27PM
text Proposal to List Chlorpyrifos as a Toxic Air Contaminant Opens for Public Comment by Charlotte Fadipe
The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) today announced a proposed regulation that would pave the way for increased restrictions on the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos in California.It would designate chlorpyrifos as a “toxic air contaminant,” which California law defines as an air pollutant that may cause or contribute to increases in serious illness or death, or that may pose a present or potential hazard to human health. The move comes after an extensive period of scienti...
Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:09AM