calendarVisions Into Infinite Archives
by Evan Karp
SOMArts Cultural Center 934 Brannan St., San Francisco 94118 Between 8th and 9th Streets...
Event Date: Thu Jan 14, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 4:59PM
textEviction Defense Collaborative, Advocate for Evicted Residential Tenants Is Forced to Move by Posted by Lynda Carson
The Eviction Defense Collaborative (EDC) provides pro-bono legal services and rental assistance to more than 5,000 individuals and families in San Francisco that annually face eviction. Of those who respond to their eviction lawsuit in San Francisco, 90% do so through EDC....
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 3:23PM
audioDropping Russian Bombs on Syria...12-15-15 Mouse Report (audio/mpeg 48.8MB) by DJ Mouse
Those were Russian bombs we just dropped on the Syrian soldiers...and Saudi AWACs return to the stage in Turkish shootdown of Russian jet...
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 3:11PM
imageKwanzaa, "first fruits of the harvest" is a "California Grown" International Holiday
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
2015 marks the 50th Season of the Nguzo Saba and a major milestone. Give thanks to shoulders the creator of Kwanzaa, Dr. Maulana Karenga, continues to stand upon. Our elevated scholar and master teacher has indeed and action come a long way from his childhood farm in Maryland. A renewed, scientific methodology toward restoration of agriculture as the foundation of our culture is a growing part of high culture public policy, sharing the good throughout the world....
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 2:56PM
textHuman Trafficking in Sonoma County by Mandy Schloss
Human Trafficking has become a prevalent issue throughout the United States, especially in Sonoma County. It is, however, underreported and efforts against it are underfunded. Young women are being exploited for the profit of the pimps....
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 2:04PM
calendarFinn Brunton discussing OBFUSCATION by gabriela
City Lights Bookstore, 261 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Sun Jan 3, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 1:16PM
audioPeople React To Being Called Beautiful -- Finding Beauty in the Everyday with Shea Glover (audio/mpeg 14.1MB) by WTUL News
WTUL News and Views Kezia Kamenetz sits down with Shea Glover, a young filmmaker and artist about her viral video, People react to being called beautiful. She speaks about the reactions and her experience creating the video, as well as her philosophy about beauty and happiness more generally....
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 12:28PM
imageChicago mayor faces FOIA and recall
by IndyRadio/David Roknich
Police murders and attempts to conceal them may lead to the recall of Chicago's Mayor Rahm Emanuel. In this collage of photos from WBBM, we see Illinois State Rep. La Shawn Ford filing legislation for mayor recall, Rahm Emanuel's press conference and the protests demand his resignation....
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 11:44AM
imageTed Cruz, Contemptuous Of International Law, Facilitator of Perry's Texecutions
by SNS Death Of Death Penalty
Ted Cruz argued before the Supreme Court that Texas had a right to execute prisoners without granting their Vienna Convention rights....
Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2015 10:12AM
imageJohn Burris releases new video of Mario Woods execution showing his arms down at sides
by FTP
John Burris released the video at a press conference on December 11, when he announced a federal civil rights lawsuit on behalf of the family of Mario Woods. The video clearly shows Mario Woods' arms at his side when the execution began. It proves SFPD chief Greg Suhr lied, as pigs always do, when he claimed at a town hall meeting in the Bayview on December 4 that Mario Woods had raised his arm to threaten one of the pigs before he was executed....
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 10:48PM
calendarSome Freedom Sleepers Braving the Cold for SleepOut #23 by Robert Norse
The courtyard and sidewalk adjacent to the "No Trespassing" Mudpit that once was the City Hall lawn area. 809 Center St. across from the Main library. Protest will last until morning....
Event Date: Tue Dec 15, 2015 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 10:14PM
imageCommunity Sleepout #22
by Alex Darocy
On December 8, community members in Santa Cruz joined together for their twenty-second sleepout at city hall. The sleepouts were initiated on July 4 by unhoused and housed community members to oppose laws that criminalize sleeping in public places within the city. [Top photo: Sunrise in front of Santa Cruz city hall.]...
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 6:52PM
imageUSFWS Warned of Lawsuit for Failing to Protect World's Smallest Sloth
by via Animal Welfare Institute
Washington, DC, December 10, 2015 —The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) notified the US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) today of its intent to sue the agency for failing to make a timely 12-month finding, as required by the Endangered Species Act (ESA), on whether to list the pygmy three-toed sloth (Bradypus pygmaeus) as endangered....
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 5:02PM
calendarSpeak out against cannabis prohibition. by christine meeusen
2222 M Street, Merced, CA meeting of board of supervisors for the county Board Chambers on the third floor...
Event Date: Tue Dec 15, 2015 10:00AM
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 3:21PM
imageNever Silenced, Herman Wallace's Spirit is Smiling --An Interview with Angad Singh Bhalla
by Angola 3 News
In this interview, filmmaker Angad Singh Bhalla discusses his latest film, The Deeper They Bury Me (about the late Herman Wallace of the Angola 3), while also reflecting upon his 2012 film Herman's House, his personal relationship with Wallace and more. Bhalla concludes the interview with a focus on the call by Amnesty International and the International Coalition to Free the Angola 3 for the immediate release of Albert Woodfox, who is the last of the Angola 3 behind bars. Despite three overt...
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 11:43AM
calendarCap all Pollutants by
7th Floor Board Room at the Air District Headquarters, 939 Ellis Street, San Francisco, California...
Event Date: Wed Dec 16, 2015 9:45AM
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 11:39AM
imageSomething to be thankful for: Union power!? AFT2121 Pres Union Can't Strike Over 26% Cuts
by Labor Video Project
The privatization of City College of San Francisco is moving forward rapidly and the trustees and administration have told the union and college that there will be a 26% cut of students and faculty. The union president has said that the union cannot negotiate or strike over these actions that are butchering the university...
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 10:55AM
calendarPrisoner Letter Writing Night at SubRosa: a community space
at SubRosa, 703 Pacific Ave. (downtown Santa Cruz)...
Event Date: Thu Dec 17, 2015 7:30PM
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 10:48AM
audioDavid Sheen’s lecture “the Bullet, the Ballot, and the Boycott” (Part 3) (audio/mpeg 12.8MB) by WTUL News & Views
14 min Part 3 from journalist David Sheen’s lecture “the Bullet, the Ballot, and the Boycott” at University of New Orleans on Tuesday, November 10, 2015....
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 6:25AM
text"Who is saving Whom?" by Kernfilm: Leslie Franke and Heredolor Lorenz
"Who is saving Whom?" is not just another bank rescue and Euro rescue film. "Who is saving Whom?" shows what remains hidden. A tremendous redistribution from the bottom to the top. Rescuing is taking place, for the 99% however, there is no sign of a rescue... The film demonstrates the enormous danger from derivatives and also shows the possibilities of defense. Who ever does not wake up from his neo-liberal slumber when viewing "Who is saving Whom?" is lost forever. The Film should be capa...
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2015 5:15AM