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image Return to the Oakland Docks 120_1-justice-not-war.jpg by Jeff Paterson, Not in Our Name
500 people returned to the Oakland docks yesterday evening one-year after the police riot that injured many. Initated by Direct Action to Stop the War and People United for a Better Oakland, endorsed by Not in Our Name and many others....
Posted: Thu Apr 8, 2004 12:15PM
audio A7 Oakland Port Shutdown (audio/mpeg 898.9KB) by amo
April 7, 2004: One year after Oakland Police attacked the first such direct action against war profiteers APL and SSA, antiwar protesters once again shutdown the SSA docks at the Port of Oakland... here are some audio clips....
Posted: Thu Apr 8, 2004 11:01AM
text Stencil Night and Hip Hop Screening by Long Haul
FREE EVENT-- SKILLSHARE AND MOVIE Friday, April 9, at 8:00 PM The Long Haul in Berkeley Stencil-making skillshare and creativity session and screening of the 1980's hip-hop movie Wild Style, featuring some of the hip-hop pioneers of the '80's. All ages....
Posted: Thu Apr 8, 2004 9:32AM
image More Return to the Docks Photos 120_return_to_the_docks1.jpg by Eric Wagner
More Return to the Docks Photos...
Posted: Thu Apr 8, 2004 2:57AM
image Return to the Docks Photos 120_speakers1.jpgblrtgh.jpg by Mahtin
Photos from the opening rally and the march from West Oakland BART to the port...
Posted: Wed Apr 7, 2004 10:23PM
text Covering April 7: LIVE at ECR by podp
LIVE Coverage April 7: Return to the Docks ! on Enemy Combatant Radio : OPD Rally and March to the Oakland Docks LIVE Radio begins at 4pm www.enemycombatantradio.net...
Posted: Wed Apr 7, 2004 2:20PM
image Poster for Sat, Thurs AntiWar Actions 120_lives.jpg by Carwil
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Posted: Wed Apr 7, 2004 11:34AM
text Port protesters meet with police to discuss April 7, 2004 by Daniel Borgström
“I want to replicate May 12th,” Chief Word told us, and that one line pretty well sums up what came out of this conference. Last year’s demonstration at the docks on May 12th had been a successful event. There had been no violence and no arrests that day....
Posted: Wed Apr 7, 2004 12:45AM
text Weds 4/7: Meeting to Keep McDonald's out of Grand Lake Area by Greater Grand Lake
A McDonald's franchise is threatening to open up in my beloved Grand Lake neighborhood--right across the street from the incredibly successful Grand Lake Farmer's Market....
Posted: Mon Apr 5, 2004 10:20PM
video "100% Heavy Metal" Benefit Opposes War and Repression (video/x-ms-wmv 8.2MB) by Jeff Paterson, Not in Our Name
Windows Movie, 2:13 minutes. The Bay Area Metal Scene packed the 40th Street Warehouse in Oakland last night to support the Not in Our Name project... and of course take in local favorites I Love a Parade, Hacksaw to the Throat, and Hammers of Misfortune....
Posted: Sun Apr 4, 2004 4:27PM
image "100% Heavy Metal" Benefit Opposes War and Repression 120_1-parade-band.jpg by Jeff Paterson, Not in Our Name
The Bay Area Metal Scene packed the 40th Street Warehouse in Oakland last night to support the Not in Our Name project... and of course take in local favorites I Love a Parade, Hacksaw to the Throat, and Hammers of Misfortune....
Posted: Sun Apr 4, 2004 2:55PM
document Anti - Nuke Demo. good_friday_-_full.pdf_160_.jpg by A War Hater
For more man twenty years, people of faith and others concerned about nuclear weapons have gathered on Good Friday for prayer and witness outside the Livermore Nuclear Weapons Laboratory....
Posted: Sun Apr 4, 2004 8:05AM
image Punk Voter Benefit Concert 120_liams_pix_414.jpg by Liam O'Donoghue
Punk Voter Concert draws thousand to Berkeley's Greek Theatre...
Posted: Sun Apr 4, 2004 1:01AM
text United Nations Report on the Oakland Port Protest by Daniel
The United Nations Commission on Human Rights report, which was released Friday, April 2, 2004, includes a summary of last year’s April 7th police attack on protesters at the Port of Oakland....
Posted: Sat Apr 3, 2004 1:34PM
text U.N. cites police for being too forceful at A7 (Oakland)rally by Ian Hoffman - Oakland Tribune
In her 166-page report, Hina Jilani, a Pakistani human rights lawyer and investigator for the Geneva-based U.N. Commission on Human Rights, suggests that Oakland police used excessive force on protesters at the Port of Oakland....
Posted: Sat Apr 3, 2004 12:07PM
text DASW Press Conference: One Year Later: April 5 @ 11am by upton sinclair
Press conference announcing return to the Oakland Docks and demanding an end to human rights abuses from Oakland to Iraq...
Posted: Sat Apr 3, 2004 2:01AM
text Oakland to Have Its Own Queer District? by Mike Adamick for CC Times/Montclarion
Oakland, with the third highest per-capita population of same-sex couples and the nation's largest population of lesbian couples, does not have a specific neighborhood the gay community can call its own....
Posted: Fri Apr 2, 2004 8:13PM
text 4/3: Northern California Socialist Conference 2004 by ISO
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Posted: Fri Apr 2, 2004 8:04PM
text A Crisis At St. Patrick's Abbey by Lynda Carson
The Men At St. Patrick's Abbey Are In A Crisis And If Any One Can Spare Some Food, Feel Free To Drop It Off At The Abbey, Day Or Night....
Posted: Fri Apr 2, 2004 6:44PM
text SSA Marine--profile of a profiteer by Daniel Borgström
Stevedoring Services of America, which recently shortened its name to “SSA Marine,” is a multi-national corporation with headquarters in Seattle. War profiteer, privatizer and globalizer, this corporate thug was involved in the police attack at the Oakland docks on April 7, 2003. On the anniversary of that day--let us return to the Port of Oakland to picket SSA....
Posted: Thu Apr 1, 2004 7:38PM