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imageA Civil Libertarian Looks at Facial Recognition Technology
by Steve Pleich
City to Consider Ordinance Banning Facial Recognition...
Posted: Wed Jan 22, 2020 1:02PM
calendarNeedles and Tasers: City of Santa Cruz Public Safety Committee Meeting
by Santa Cruz Police News
Santa Cruz City Council Chambers 809 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060...
Event Date: Thu Jan 23, 2020 5:30PM
Posted: Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:35PM
imageOakland Rally and March for MLK Day
by Leon Kunstenaar
Children and disabled lead Oakland march to reclaim King's radical legacy...
Posted: Mon Jan 20, 2020 9:23PM
textWhat Would Martin Luther King Jr. Do? by Keith McHenry
Chief Andy Mills is pushing a series of cruel civil rights violations against those without housing and is sponsoring the MLK March in Santa Cruz....
Posted: Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:53AM
videoThe Fight for Mom's House (video/mp4 393.1MB) by Brandon Jourdan and Marianne Maeckelbergh
Documentary on Moms 4 Housing...
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:54PM
calendar6th Annual Rally & March: Reclaim MLK's Radical Legacy! (Oakland)
by Anti Police-Terror Project
Oscar Grant Plaza, 1 Frank H Ogawa Plz, Oakland, California 94612 (outside Oakland City Hall)...
Event Date: Mon Jan 20, 2020 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Jan 16, 2020 11:21AM
calendarOakland Privacy: Against the Surveillance State by Oakland Privacy
Omni Commons (check whiteboard near entrance for specific room) 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Wed Feb 12, 2020 8:30PM
Posted: Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:24AM
videoCity Council Votes 6-1 to Approve $235K SCPD Taser Purchase (video/mp4 308.9MB) by Santa Cruz Police News
On January 14, the Santa Cruz City Council City Council Voted 6-1 to approve a $235K Taser purchase request from Santa Cruz Police to re-outfit the entire department with new Taser guns. (Video: Taser discussion from the January 14, 2020 Santa Cruz City Council meeting.)...
Posted: Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:40PM
calendarAPTP to Lead 6th Annual March/Rally to Reclaim MLK (plus weekend events)
by Anti Police-Terror Project
Oscar Grant Plaza 14th Street and Broadway Oakland...
Event Date: Mon Jan 20, 2020 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:35PM
imageCoordinated Stalking by Multiple Persons
by Ilona Gazarova
Advocacy for Humankind is an organization that seeks to eradicate crimes of coordinated stalking through public awareness, education and advocacy for victims....
Posted: Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:14PM
imageSCPD's $235K Taser Purchase Request is Back on City Council's Agenda
by Santa Cruz Police News
A request from Santa Cruz Police to approve a $235k Taser purchase, in order to re-outfit the entire department with new Taser guns, is back on the consent agenda for the January 14 Santa Cruz City Council meeting, after being sent to the City of Santa Cruz Public Safety Committee on December 2 for discussion. The use of Tasers by police is a topic of concern for those advocating against police brutality, who want the weapons either banned altogether, or at minimum classified the same as othe...
Posted: Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:25PM
calendarGlobal No More War! Free Assange & Manning Solidarity
by BayAction to Free Assange
Powell/Market in San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Jan 25, 2020 11:00AM
Posted: Sun Jan 12, 2020 10:22PM
calendarSolitary Man: A Visit To Pelican Bay State Prison by M Starks
U U Center 1187 Franklin/Geary Streets San Francisco...
Event Date: Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:00PM
Posted: Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:32PM
calendarHoliday Appeal for Class-War Prisoners
by Partisan Defense Committee
Oakstop, 1721 Broadway, Oakland near 19th St. BART stop...
Event Date: Sat Jan 25, 2020 3:00PM
Posted: Sat Jan 4, 2020 2:23PM
imageJerry Dyer for Mayor? Progressive Activists Say Hell No!
by Mike Rhodes
This article is from the January 2020 issue of the Community Alliance newspaper. Image: This altered billboard draws attention to the allegation that Dyer had sex with an underage girl while an officer in the Fresno Police Department....
Posted: Wed Jan 1, 2020 2:27PM
calendar11th Annual Oscar Grant Vigil: Gone But Not Forgotten
by Oscar Grant Foundation
Fruitvale BART station 3401 E 12th St, Oakland 94601...
Event Date: Wed Jan 1, 2020 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Dec 31, 2019 5:45PM
calendarCourt Support for Kayla Moore Family by Berkeley Copwatch
US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 95 - 7th St, San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu Jan 9, 2020 9:00AM
Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2019 3:54PM
imageCommunity Allies Ready to Stand in Defense of Moms' House
by Dave Id
The Moms 4 Housing were in court on December 30, attempting to establish a human right to housing that supersedes a company's "right" to flip houses for profit at the community's expense. At the same time outside of the moms' house in West Oakland, organizers and allies strategized and practiced home defense tactics in preparation for a potential eviction by sheriff's deputies. Eviction will not be allowed to happen without civil disobedience arrests....
Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2019 12:03PM
calendarEmergency Eviction Support: Hold Down the House / Pack the Courtroom
by Moms 4 Housing
Courtroom: Hayward Hall of Justice 24405 Amador Street, Hayward, CA 94544 Moms' House: 2928 Magnolia Street, Oakland, CA 94608...
Event Date: Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:00AM
Posted: Sun Dec 29, 2019 4:17PM
imageEnergetic Solidarity with the Moms 4 Housing the Day After Christmas
by Dave Id
Hundreds showed up for court support at the Hayward Hall of Justice and for home defense at the Moms4Housing home on December 26. Speaking in West Oakland after the court hearing were Misty Cross and Dominique Walker of Moms for Housing, Chairman Fred Hampton Jr., and Carroll Fife....
Posted: Fri Dec 27, 2019 8:17PM