Police State
Police State
textPress Advisory/demand letter/call to action by B. Cayenne Bird
Another State Murder - the UNION has appeared before the Senate Rules Committee, participated in talks with Adult and Youth Corrections Agency Secretary Robert Presley sent a demand letter and a statewide meeting of all the wardens was held Nov. 19. It is time that we picket Sacramento and end this needless suffering and dying....
Posted: Fri Nov 29, 2002 11:01AM
imageSHU protest - Berkeley
by mim
Protest against the torture units in California prisons continued with a demo in Berkeley Saturday....
Posted: Sun Nov 24, 2002 1:21PM
textThurgood Marshall update by friend of SF Coalition for Juvenile Justice
Updates on the situation at Thurgood Marshall High School, where kids fought, and militarized cops rioted....
Posted: Mon Nov 18, 2002 5:34PM
textSF SHU vigil draws thousands by Maoist Internationalist Movement
Vigil against Security Housing Units prison units....
Posted: Sat Nov 16, 2002 8:59PM
textSLA suspect arrested in South Africa by Anarchist Black Hammer (repost)
On Friday night (Nov 8 '02) police arrested our comrade John Pape of the International Labour Research & Information Group (Ilrig) in Cape Town following a 3-month search at Interpol's request, claiming he is a "terrorist" by the name of James Kilgore. Kilgore is wanted by the FBI for murder, armed robbery and possession of a bomb. Kilgore was the leader and last remaining member of the Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA) and has been on the run for 26 years....
Posted: Sat Nov 9, 2002 5:16PM
imagemore pics from the SHU
by matthew
still more shots...
Posted: Mon Nov 4, 2002 1:29PM
textSchedule for SHU/Stop Prison Torture Vigil: People Needed Tonight thru Tuesday by Maureen
Sign up to participate in "Abolish the SHU" Vigil. email to volunteer...
Posted: Sat Nov 2, 2002 7:03PM
imageFirst Hours of the SHU Vigil
by Wendy
My first account of the SHU Vigil exposing prison torture...
Posted: Fri Nov 1, 2002 3:09PM
textThe Thurgood Marshall High School Saga by friend of SF Bayview
The Thurgood Marshall High School Saga Frisco refuses to give this issue any attention By JR, Bay View News Bureau...
Posted: Fri Nov 1, 2002 3:51AM
textSHU Vigil Schedule by Wendy
Sign up to participate in the Vigil exposing prison torture in California and in solidarity with prison activists...
Posted: Fri Nov 1, 2002 1:28AM
by Wendy
Five Day Vigil for California "Dissident" Prisoners Subjected to the Security Housing Units (SHU) To Begin At Midnight on Halloween, Thursday, October 31st...
Posted: Wed Oct 30, 2002 3:13PM
textParamilitary Police: Urban Warrior screening tonight at ATA by sf-imc
SF-IMC presents:...
Posted: Thu Oct 24, 2002 12:47PM
imageHeartful, tear filled Fresno vigil joins October 2 movement against cop abuses
by Maia & George Elfie Ballis/SunMt
Forty+ of us rally against police brutality in Fresno as part of a nationwide movement to turn back police abuses including murder. One page of stills, 2 pages of video each 30 seconds long. All at attached URL...
Posted: Thu Oct 24, 2002 11:36AM
imageRally for Victims of Police Brutality in Oakland
by zip2
After marching through Oakland, protesters against the violent occupation of our neighborhoods went to Frank Ogawa Plaza, to remember friends and family who have been killed by the police, and to continue fighting against all manifestations of the criminal injustice system....
Posted: Wed Oct 23, 2002 1:01AM
imageOakland Police Opposed at October 22
by zip
Hundreds of people marched through Oakland today to protest the occupation of our neighborhoods by armed militaries hell-bent on interning our families and friends. The protest was joined across the country in a co-ordinated effort....
Posted: Wed Oct 23, 2002 12:53AM
textHere We Are... by Challa Tabeson
Years of negative publicity over the staggering communities of homeless residents endure within the immediate borders of the city and county of San Francisco has afforded local city politicians cheap election campaigns on quality of life issues....
Posted: Tue Oct 22, 2002 8:25PM
image10-11 at Thurgood Marshall
by by Jamie A.W. Redmond & Loretta S. Wilcher
Eyewitness accounts by a student and her mother On Friday at Thurgood Marshall Academic High School, an incident occurred that shocked many students and teachers and enraged and appalled parents. This is the first hand account of a senior at TMAHS and what she witnessed and experienced during that incident, and the experience of her mother while trying to get to her daughter. The incident is yet another example of the injustices perpetrated on African Americans and other minorities in this...
Posted: Fri Oct 18, 2002 1:57PM
textHIV+ Prisoner Advocates Demand Investigation / Call To Come Demonstrate 10-19-02 by HIP Committee
Prisoners Rights Advocates Demand Investigation into Recent Deaths of HIV+ Prisoners at Corcoran Prison Announce Plans to Demonstrate this Saturday, October 19, 2:30 p.m....
Posted: Wed Oct 16, 2002 9:17AM
textSTOP the WAR on BLACK people in OAKLAND! by Wendy
CONVICT THE RIDERS!! Demonstration this Wednesday, October 15th, 12 noon at the Alameda Court House, 1221 Oak St., Oakland...
Posted: Mon Oct 14, 2002 4:38PM
videoAnother Critical Mass citation found NOT GUILTY (video/x-pn-realvideo 12.8MB) by Jason Meggs
Another Critical Mass harassment citation resolved in favor of the demonstrator: FOUND NOT GUILTY!...
Posted: Sun Oct 13, 2002 3:15AM