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calendarLMNOP Weekly Peace Walk
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by Beth
Starts at the colonnade at the northeast end of Lake Merritt in Oakland....
Event Date: Sun Jun 22, 2014 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 15, 2014 12:17AM
textAffordable housing industry targets public housing for termination with RAD program by Lynda Carson
After starving our nation's public housing program for many years with a lack of adequate funding, Congress has allowed 60,000 public housing units to be privatized and sold under the new RAD program recently. However, applications seeking commitments to privatize 180,000 public housing units have been offered by members of the so-called affordable housing industry from all across the nation!...
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 10:27PM
imageSan José protest in support of Rasmea Odeh
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by LiberationNews.org
On June 10, activists rallied in front of Martin Luther King Jr Library in San José to protest the unjust prosecution of 66-year-old Palestinian-American activist Rasmea Odeh....
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 10:07PM
calendarLaborfest: Union Artists and Labor Art by
Unitarian Church, 1187 Franklin Street at Geary, San Francisco. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Thomas Starr King Rooms Buses: 38, 47, 49...
Event Date: Wed Jul 2, 2014 10:00AM
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 8:13PM
calendarLaborfest: Extraction - Art Show by
ILWU Local 34 Hall, 801 Second St., San Francisco. Next to baseball stadium. Walk the one mile from Market on Second or on the Embarcadero to 801 Second Street or take public transportation: T or N train from Embarcadero Station to Second and King Station; 30 or 45 bus from Market and Fourth Streets (Powell Station) to end of line at Townsend between Fourth and Third, then walk one block to Second Street; 47 bus which starts at North Point at Fisherman’s Wharf, travels on Van Ness, 11t...
Event Date: Tue Jul 1, 2014 4:00PM
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 8:02PM
imageShunning a Woman Candidate Shrinks a Political Party in Vermont
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by Indy VT
The Republican Party in Vermont is shrinking, and the reason is that Republican party leaders shun women candidates....
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 7:50PM
calendarLaborfest: Share Bread & Roses by
Unitarian Church, 1187 Franklin Street at Geary, Kincaid Rm., San Francisco. Buses: 38, 47, 49...
Event Date: Tue Jul 1, 2014 10:00AM
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 7:43PM
texttires slashed on google shopping express truck in Mission District by some anarchists
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Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 5:20PM
audioThis Week in Palestine, June 13th, 2014 (audio/mpeg 7.7MB) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for June 7th to the 13th, 2014....
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 2:40PM
audioAlternative Outlook Radio (audio/mpeg 137.9MB) by James Simmons
Commentary from political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal, the assassination of Zapatista Galeano, cannabis taxation in Colorado, Bahraini activist Nabeel Rajab released, the wider implications of Detroit's economic woes, and narratives of being houseless in the United States....
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 2:25PM
video#YesAllWomen - SF - Part Three (video/quicktime 11.7MB) by Stephen B. Connolly & Bill Carpenter
Alex Petersburg reads some of the signs at the #YesAllWomen speakout at 16th & Mission in San Francisco on May 30, 2014.Part 1Part 2 Part 3: This is Pt. 3...
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:40PM
textRepression in America’s Pacific Colonies: Guam, Hawaii, Micronesia, and Samoa by Al Carroll
It likely comes to a surprise to many Americans to hear the US has colonies, has had them for over a century, and that much of these colonial populations would like independence, or in some cases to be independent again as they were before US conquest. All these peoples were conquered or annexed without their consent. Three of these peoples have no say in the national political system and varying amounts of local control. Another, Micronesia, was a US colony for up to four decades. In all of ...
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:16PM
imageRock Paper Scissors Collective Harassed by California ABC and OPD on 10th Anniversary
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by Dave Id
On the evening of June 6 during Oakland's First Friday Art Murmur, the Rock Paper Scissors Collective was celebrating their 10-year anniversary at their gallery on Telegraph and 23rd Street. Past and present members of the all-volunteer collective prepared new, or culled from the past, large and small works of art for the event. A fashion show was scheduled as part of the festivities. A table in the back of the space included free refreshments, snacks, and a few bottles of wine for those w...
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:10PM
imageCheck this out, a Google GlassHole Party:
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by Emily
Check this out, a Google GlassHole Party:...
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 12:43PM
imageFrom Governor Moonbeam to "Big Oil Brown"
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by Dan Bacher
Tom Goldtooth, Executive Director of the Indigenous Environmental Network, said, "Governor Brown is moving ahead with a policy that grabs land, clear-cuts forests, destroys biodiversity, abuses Mother Earth, pimps Father Sky and threatens the cultural survival of Indigenous Peoples." Photo of Governor Brown courtesy of Damien Luzzo....
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 11:22AM
calendarOccupy Forum — 99Rise Building the Nationwide Movement
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by Ruthie Sakheim
Global Exchange 2017 Mission Street near the 16th and Mission Street BART San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Mon Jun 16, 2014 6:00PM
Posted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 9:33AM
imageCommemorating the 14th Birthday of Andy Lopez
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by Alex Darocy
An energetic life celebration and march through Santa Rosa was held on June 7 for Andy Lopez, who would have celebrated his 14th birthday earlier in the week if he had not been shot and killed by Sonoma County Sheriff's Deputy Erick Gelhaus on October 22....
Posted: Fri Jun 13, 2014 8:28PM
textOccupy Boise wins permanent injunction protecting tent laden protests! by G
Occupy Boise protested, were routed, and then won in court....
Posted: Fri Jun 13, 2014 7:45PM
calendarMyths & Realities Through Palestinian Eyes
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by Sabeel Sacramento
Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 2620 Capitol Ave., Sacramento...
Event Date: Thu Jun 26, 2014 12:00PM
Posted: Fri Jun 13, 2014 6:45PM
textWildlife Groups and Sportsmen Petition Feds to End Lead Ammunition on Public Lands by The Humane Society
Animal protection and wildlife conservation groups, along with individual hunters and sportsmen, have petitioned the Department of the Interior to require the use of non-lead ammunition when discharging a firearm on the more than 160 million acres of federal lands managed by the National Park Service and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Each year, an estimated 10 to 20 million birds and other animals die from lead poisoning, either by ingesting lead shot or fragments directly or by feedin...
Posted: Fri Jun 13, 2014 5:58PM