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imageWhole Foods Protest on Bezos' Birthday
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by Dancing in the Street Out in Front
On a national day of action to Support Amazon Workers, Raging Grannies, Vigil for Democracy, and Dance of Peace protested in the street in front of Whole Foods in Palo Alto....
Posted: Fri, Jan 14, 2022 9:48pm PST
calendarProtest Amazon Union Busting
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by Raging Grannies in Solidarity with Labor
Whole Foods 774 Emerson St. Downtown Palo Alto...
Event Date: Wed, Jan 12, 2022 3:00pm PST
Posted: Mon, Jan 10, 2022 6:13am PST
calendarMLK22 Weekend Film Festival: Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community? (Day 4)
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by World House Project at Stanford University
Online via Zoom registration (FREE)...
Event Date: Mon, Jan 17, 2022 10:00am PST
Posted: Sun, Jan 9, 2022 10:16am PST
calendarMLK22 Weekend Film Festival: Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community? (Day 3)
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by World House Project at Stanford University
Online via Zoom registration (FREE)...
Event Date: Sun, Jan 16, 2022 10:00am PST
Posted: Sun, Jan 9, 2022 10:13am PST
calendarMLK22 Weekend Film Festival: Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community? (Day 2)
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by World House Project at Stanford University
Online via Zoom registration (FREE)...
Event Date: Sat, Jan 15, 2022 10:00am PST
Posted: Sun, Jan 9, 2022 10:10am PST
calendarMLK22 Weekend Film Festival: Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community? (Day 1)
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by World House Project at Stanford University
Online via Zoom registration (FREE)...
Event Date: Fri, Jan 14, 2022 5:00pm PST
Posted: Sun, Jan 9, 2022 10:07am PST
imageDemonstration in San Mateo on Anniversary of U.S. Capitol Insurrection
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by RG
photos by Jim Colton, Probonophoto.org please credit the photographer...
Posted: Sat, Jan 8, 2022 4:34am PST
calendarHalf Moon Bay: January 6th Day of Remembrance & Action Vigil for Democracy & Voter Rights
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by Jan6 Unity Day Coalition
HALF MOON BAY: Sidewalk intersection at Hwy 92 and Main Street, Half Moon Bay 94019 Please wear a mask and be vaccinated/boosted. Follow all COVID safety guidelines, especially w/ omicron variant: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Omicron-Variant-Fact-Sheet.aspx...
Event Date: Thu, Jan 6, 2022 5:30pm PST
Posted: Mon, Jan 3, 2022 9:44am PST
calendarMLK 2022: King and Faith Symposium at Stanford University
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Stanford Memorial Church, Stanford University campus, 450 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford 94305 Virtual event (no longer in-person for COVID safety)...
Event Date: Sat, Jan 15, 2022 1:00pm PST
Posted: Thu, Dec 23, 2021 4:13pm PST
calendarCANCELLED: MLK CalTrain: Departs South Bay & Peninsula to SF MLK March 2022 - FREE
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by Leon Kunstenaar
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO COVID SURGE FREE CalTrain departs from San Jose, with stops in Palo Also and San Mateo, then ends at SF CalTrain Station 4th Street at the starting point of MLK 2022 March Please wear a mask and be vaccinated/boosted. Follow all COVID safety guidelines, especially w/ omicron variant: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Omicron-Variant-Fact-Sheet.aspx...
Event Date: Mon, Jan 17, 2022 8:30am PST
Posted: Thu, Dec 23, 2021 11:06am PST
calendarSan Mateo: We the People - January 6th Day of Remembrance & Action Sidewalk Rally
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by Jan6 Unity Day Coalition
Sidewalk Rally: intersection of South El Camino Real & West 3rd Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94402 Please wear a mask and be vaccinated/boosted. Follow all COVID safety guidelines, especially w/ omicron variant: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/Omicron-Variant-Fact-Sheet.aspx...
Event Date: Thu, Jan 6, 2022 3:00pm PST
Posted: Wed, Dec 22, 2021 3:02pm PST
imageSurprise Protests at War Profiteers Boeing and Lockheed Martin in Silicon Valley
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by Action Report
Noisy visitors descended on two of the "Big 5" war companies in Menlo Park and Palo Alto on December 10. Members of CodePink, the Raging Grannies, Bay Area Sunrise Movement, Vigil for Democracy, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and others joined in protest. Activists delivered messages demanding the war profiteers transition to life-enhancing business instead of making a killing on killing....
Posted: Fri, Dec 17, 2021 12:28am PST
videoStrike for Choice in Palo Alto — We Don't Talk to Police (video/quicktime 18.7MB) by Vigil for Democracy
Whole Foods Palo Alto called the police on peaceful pro-choice protestors the afternoon of Dec 1. The action was led by Raging Grannies Action League, who model how to interact with police. “We have no leader.” “We don’t talk to police.” Video is 58 secs....
Posted: Thu, Dec 2, 2021 7:39am PST
calendarDemonstrate at Whole Foods for Reproductive Justice!
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by Raging Grannies
Whole Foods 774 Emerson St. Palo Alto, CA...
Event Date: Wed, Dec 1, 2021 3:00pm PST
Posted: Sat, Nov 27, 2021 6:35am PST
imageSan Mateo County Sheriff Says They Will Stop Transfers to ICE Agents
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by Ruth Robertson
A week after San Mateo County residents spoke out overwhelmingly against ICE transfers by local authorities at their annual TRUTH Act Forum, Sheriff Bolanos finally bowed to pressure....
Posted: Wed, Nov 10, 2021 4:26pm PST
textCalifornia Delays Some Dungeness Crab Fishing to Protect Whales by Center for Biological Diversity
Announcement Comes After Humpback Entanglement in Crab Gear...
Posted: Tue, Nov 2, 2021 11:02am PDT
calendarScaling Animal Advocacy through Tech & Innovation
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by Palo Alto Humane Society and Sweet Farm
Online at https://bit.ly/Humane-Planet...
Event Date: Sat, Nov 13, 2021 2:30pm PST
Posted: Mon, Nov 1, 2021 9:11pm PDT
imageCritics Say Facebook Must be Investigated, Audited, Regulated, and Stopped
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by Jessica Corbett via Common Dreams
As whistleblower Frances Haugen testified before Congress, experts urged federal lawmakers and regulators to take on tech giants and work harder to protect civil and human rights online....
Posted: Thu, Oct 21, 2021 7:51pm PDT
image"Mark, You're Fired": Demonstrators Demand Zuckerberg's Removal
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by Facebook Users Unite
What was the ruckus in front of the Palo Alto home of Mark Zuckerberg on the afternoon of October 17? A caravan of about 20 cars that started with a decorating party at a nearby school parking lot descended on the Crescent Park neighborhood of the Facebook CEO...with their demand....
Posted: Wed, Oct 20, 2021 2:49am PDT
imageDay Workers in Mountain View Mark 25 Years with Celebration
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by Felicity
Music by Los Jornaleros del Norte and others, dance performances by Orgullo Latino Mountain View High School and more! It's been 25 years since the Mountain View Day Worker Center was established and the community of this city celebrated with great flair. Thank you day workers!...
Posted: Wed, Oct 20, 2021 12:22am PDT