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calendarGallery Chat: Mark Rumold on The Freedom of Information Act by Contemporary Jewish Museum
Contemporary Jewish Museum 736 Mission Street (between Third and Fourth streets) San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Fri Feb 5, 2016 12:30PM
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 3:28PM
textWhen they forgot they were enemies by Ted Rudow III, MA
When they forgot they were enemies… British soldiers were spending Christmas Eve 1914 on a French battlefield during World War I. After four months of fighting, over a million men had perished in the bloody conflict....
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 12:20PM
calendarA GLIDE Talk with Rhodessa Jones and Lateefah Simon
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by Denise Lamott
GLIDE Memorial Church, 330 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Fri Jan 8, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 11:53AM
textWorth Repeating: Suicide Rates Fall In Medical Cannabis States by Returning Sunlight
Rewrite of article showing suicide rates have dropped in states that have legalized medical cannabis compared to increased suicide rates in states that maintained cannabis prohibition. Theories for why this happened is that cannabis is more effective as self-medication for depression than pharmaceutical pills and is often substituted for alcohol once legalized....
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 7:16AM
text65 Economists Call for QE for People in the Eurozone by Stan Jourdan
The campaign for Quantitative Easing for People is currently supported by 21 organizations and aims to redirect money created through the QE program to the real economy by either financing public investment spending in the eurozone or by distributing a citizens' dividend to all residents in the eurozone....
Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2015 2:47AM
calendarEl Niño vs. Freedom Sleepers: the 24th Week by Robert Norse/Toby Nixon
Under rainy skies on the sidewalk and area surrounding City Hall (or possibly in the shelter of some empty buildings nearby. 809 Center St. on Center between Church and Locust....
Event Date: Tue Dec 22, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 10:21PM
imageLeviev’s New York diamond store closed again on day of Israel boycott protest
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by Adalah-NY
On Saturday, New Yorkers sang anti-apartheid carols outside the the store of Israeli diamond and settlement mogul Lev Leviev. Leviev's store was closed for the second year in a row on the day of the protest, one of the busiest shopping days of the year. The protesters also sang a song highlighting their call for Taylor Swift to never wear Leviev diamonds again, after she wore them in September's Vanity Fair....
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:58PM
textEVERY State and Federal Server Has Been Broken Into! by Mike Masnick and Danny K
EVERY State and Federal Server Has Been Broken Into!...
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:15PM
calendarDr.King on imperialism and war by Paul Rockwell
Berkeley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall: 1924 Cedar, Berkeley...
Event Date: Sun Jan 17, 2016 10:30AM
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 1:28PM
calendarGreen Film Fest Presents: Just Eat It
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by Gemma Bradshaw
San Francisco Public Library (Main Branch) Koret Auditorium 100 Larkin Street San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Wed Jan 13, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2015 11:35AM
imageWhy Kwanzaa?
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by reprent from Dr. Karenga
Kwanzaa is an authentic African Holiday created in the African Diaspora. It is becoming part of traditional African American, and African diaspora cultural heritage. All holidays have the roots somewhere, and Kwanzaa is an indigenous African American creation....
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2015 10:06PM
textOakland sued by former Black Panther member by Lynda Carson
Former Black Panther leader Elaine Brown alleges that on October 30, 2015, Oakland Councilwoman Desley Brooks assaulted, struck, pushed and hit her without provocation, excuse or justification, while discussing City of Oakland business regarding affordable housing!...
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2015 9:26PM
calendarSolidarity Meeting-Defend Kurdish Educators, Students & Stop The War On The Kurds and Working Class of Turkey by United Public Workers For Action
518 Valencia 518 Valencia St/16th St. San Francisco...
Event Date: Sat Jan 9, 2016 2:30PM
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2015 8:03PM
audioDavid Sheen’s lecture “the Bullet, the Ballot, and the Boycott” (Part 4) (audio/mpeg 14.1MB) by WTUL News & Views
14 min Part 4 from journalist David Sheen’s lecture “the Bullet, the Ballot, and the Boycott” at University of New Orleans on Tuesday, November 10, 2015....
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2015 6:26PM
textSF Mission Arson Claims Debated at Fire Commission by Michael Petrelis
The San Francisco Fire Commission on 12/17/15 heard a report from the arson marshal about the past year's many fires in the Mission District....
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2015 11:09AM
imageSEIU 1021 Joins SF Community In Supporting Removal Of SF Police Chief Suhr For Murder
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by Labor Video Project
SEIU 1021 members joined San Francisco community activists who rallied for the firing of San Francisco police chief Greg Suhr and the police who murdered Mario Woods. The rally took place on December 17, 2015....
Posted: Sat Dec 19, 2015 10:41PM
audioThis Week in Palestine, December 18th, 2015 (audio/mpeg 8.6MB) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for December 12, to the 18, 2015....
Posted: Sat Dec 19, 2015 7:37PM
imageWhy Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is A Parable That Supports US Empire
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by Chris Burnett
Why Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is A Parable That Supports US Empire 10 comparisons and 11 reasons to consider A review/commentary Spoiler Alert! By Chris Burnett...
Posted: Sat Dec 19, 2015 6:13PM
calendarLMNOP Weekly Peace Walk
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by Beth
We start and end at the colonnade between Grand and Lakeshore Avenues on Embarcadero. [Near the Grand Lake Theater. Across the street from the Lakeview Library, which is at 550 El Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94610]....
Event Date: Sun Dec 27, 2015 3:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 19, 2015 5:55PM
textTrue peace on every level by Ted Rudow III, MA
Although peace has been the goal of mankind for thousands of years — and the desire for peace is never so great as it is at Christmas — it seems that our ability to find or establish peace continues to elude us. Today, after the end of the Cold War, bloody hostilities continue on nearly every continent, reaching global proportions once again after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11 in New York City, Washington, D.C., and near Pittsburgh....
Posted: Sat Dec 19, 2015 5:27PM