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image50th Anniversary of Kwanzaa at the California State Capitol
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by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Today, our “California Grown” Pan African holiday challenges us to place a higher value on ancient African cultures while utilizing modern scientific methodology toward expanding the practice of our ancient/future, showcasing an understanding of the "first fruits of the harvest."...
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 5:15PM
textCiting Climate Crisis, Trump Presidency, San Francisco Supervisors Ban Fossil Fuel Extraction on City-owned Lands by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO, November 16, 2016 — The San Francisco Board of Supervisors yesterday approved legislation prohibiting new fossil fuel leases on city-owned property in an effort to combat climate change. The legislation by Supervisor John Avalos originated with 350 Bay Area analyst Jed Holtzman, who discovered the city was leasing to Chevron an 800-acre property that it inherited in Kern County. City finance officials say converting the property to a solar array could generate more revenue than...
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 4:26PM
calendarColombia and Syria: Two of Many U.S. Wars
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by Workers World Party
Workers World 1305 Franklin St #411 Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Fri Nov 18, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 4:17PM
calendar“Earth in Human Hands: Shaping Our Planet’s Future” with Dr. David Grinspoon
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by Commonwealth Club Silicon Valley
Lucie Stern Theatre 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto...
Event Date: Mon Dec 12, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 4:13PM
calendarBenefit Concert with David Rovics by Allan Fisher
Redstone Labor Temple; 2940 16th Street (between Mission and S. Van Ness)...
Event Date: Fri Nov 18, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 3:03PM
imageSanta Cruz Stands With Standing Rock
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by Steve Pleich
More Actions Pledged in Support of Standing Rock Sioux...
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 1:14PM
image#NoDAPL Day of Action 11-15-2016 In solidarity With Standing Rock Santa Cruz, Ca
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by AutumnSun
People in Santa Cruz again turned out for justice at Standing Rock!...
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 11:31AM
imageTell CAL FIRE to Protect Old-Growth Redwoods
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by Committee for Green Foothills
A Timber Harvest Plan that proposes logging of up to 64 old-growth coast redwoods and valuable wildlife trees off Highway 9 in San Mateo County is under review by CAL FIRE....
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 10:44AM
videoMeet Your New Overlord! (video/mp4 24.7MB) by subMedia.tv
Roughly a quarter of Americans just elected a feckless dips**t into the most powerful muthafu**in position on earth!...
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 8:19AM
textPublic Risks, Private Profits and Prosperity by Plural Economics and Sven Hergovich
All personal and corporate achievements are based on state investments in roads, schools, hospitals, community centers, airwaves, food safety and water quality. The Apples and Googles of this world are businesses that developed the results of decades-long state-financed research into marketable products. The late Bobby Kennedy said the GDP measures everything except what makes life worth living: public spirit, self-sacrifice, cooperation and care of nature....
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 7:18AM
calendarThe Class Character of the Trump Administration and the Collapse of the Democratic Party
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by IYSSE
61 Evans Hall, UC Berkeley...
Event Date: Thu Nov 17, 2016 7:30PM
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 6:01AM
imageNon Profit Seeks Vehicle Donation
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by Anita Wills/Dionne Smith ICMMC
The Inter Council For Mothers of Murdered Children is seeking Vehicle Donation!...
Posted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 1:10AM
imageMountain View: No Dakota Pipeline & Trump Protest
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by R. Robertson
A protest in front of a Wells Fargo bank in Mountain View, California to carry the message "No Dakota Access Pipeline" was already planned. Then the presidential election results were announced. The Alliance in Solidarity of Standing Rock on the San Francisco peninsula thusly added to their flier: We will also join our voices to the growing chorus of anti-Trump protests. Protest was held November 15th....
Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 10:45PM
calendarMeeting-Lessons Of The Elections, Trump, Unions And The Working Class
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by United Public Workers For Action
San Francisco Main Public Library-Latino Room B Ground Floor 100 Larkin St. near Market and Civic Center BART Station San Francisco...
Event Date: Sun Nov 27, 2016 1:00PM
Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 10:43PM
calendarTrump’s Mudslide to Victory – What Happened and Now What?
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by Speak Out Now
UC Berkeley, 183 Dwinelle Hall...
Event Date: Sat Nov 19, 2016 2:00PM
Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 7:05PM
textTell George Gascón to Drop the Charges Against the Bay Bridge 25! by Bay Bridge 25
On January 19, 2016, the Black Queer Liberation Collective Black.Seed Shut Down Bay the Bridge (photos) during 96 Hours of Action to Reclaim MLK's Radical Legacy. Now San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón is seeking to prosecute the "Bay Bridge 25," but there's still time to stop it....
Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 5:57PM
imagePhotos from Dakota Pipeline Protest in San Francisco
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by D. Boyer
Photos of the Dakota Pipeline protest that occurred in San Francisco on Tuesday November 15, 2016....
Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 5:36PM
calendarOccupy 2.0: Resistance and Transformation in the Age of Trump
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by Occupy Oakland
Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheatre. If inaccessible, Kaiser Park (19th St btwn Telegraph & San Pablo). If raining, the OMNI....
Event Date: Sun Nov 20, 2016 3:00PM
Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 4:40PM
calendarAlchemy and Social Change
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by Eugene Ruyle
Niebyl-Proctor Marxist Library 6501 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland (just North of Alcatraz Ave.)...
Event Date: Sun Nov 20, 2016 10:30AM
Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 4:36PM
imageThousands United Nationally to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline
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by Center for Biological Diversity
WASHINGTON, November 15, 2016 — Thousands gathered today in all 50 states and Washington, D.C., for a national day of action at President Obama’s Army Corps of Engineers offices to call for the permanent rejection of the Dakota Access Pipeline, currently under the threat of the Trump presidency. This call to action from indigenous leaders in Standing Rock was in response to increased violent repression from militarized police as the pipeline company continues construction on sacred land, desp...
Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 3:47PM