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image Improbable Partners Tech and Social Justice Advocates Rally Against Trump 480_tech_arturo_1.jpg by Action League
Today, in partnership, left wing activists and tech employees staged an alliance against White House policies. Tech Stands Up organized a rally in Palo Alto attended by hundreds of people....
Posted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 9:34PM
image Turkey AKP Erdogan's Ally & Ex-Family Minister Sema Ramazanoğlu Cancels Speech in Bay Area turkey_sema_ramazano__lu_.jpeg by Labor Video Project
The AKP Erdogan government sent former Family & Social Policies minister Sema Ramazanoğlu to the bay area to rally supporters in the upcoming election to give more dictatorial power to his government. After protests at a hotel and attempted move to a local area masque she was forced to cancel the speaking event. She was charged with covering up rapes at a government funded religious school and defended the people in charge of the school. Other AKP politicians have been banned from many Europe...
Posted: Mon Mar 13, 2017 9:29AM
calendar #NoBanNoWall SFO Solidarity Rally by Harrison B.
San Francisco International Airport. International Arrivals. Today at 7:30 PM - 12 AM...
Event Date: Mon Mar 6, 2017 7:30PM
Posted: Mon Mar 6, 2017 6:56PM
image Highly Militarized ICE Raids on California's Central Coast 480_ice-raids-santa-cruz-feb-13-2017_3_1.jpg by No Raids, No Wall
Immigrant communities across the country are on edge after federal immigration agents arrested over 600 people in the past week in the largest raids since Donald Trump became president. Raids were reported in at least 11 states, including California, New York, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri and Wisconsin....
Posted: Wed Feb 15, 2017 5:56PM
image Marchers Hit Up 8 Banks Funding DAPL in Palo Alto 480_padaplincense_1.jpg by R. Robertson
Rocking Palo Alto's downtown shopping and banking hub, protestors took the message "Defund DAPL" to eight banks that help fund the Dakota Access Pipeline today....
Posted: Sat Feb 11, 2017 9:23PM
calendar Defund DAPL Rally and March in Palo Alto 480_no-dapl-palo-alto.jpg by #NoDAPL
Palo Alto City Hall 250 Hamilton Ave Palo Alto, CA 94301...
Event Date: Sat Feb 11, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 5:21PM
image ACLU of Northern California Contact Info for SFO, OAK, SJO, or FAT Arrivals Affected by Executive Order aclu_of_northern_california_1.jpg by via ACLU of Northern California
The ACLU of Northern California is asking that people who have been expecting visitors to arrive at SFO, OAK, SJO, or FAT from one of the seven countries in yesterday’s executive order – Iraq, Iran, Syria, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen – and have not heard from their visitors or have heard that their visitors have arrived and been detained or denied entry to please contact us at one of our two hotlines and leave a message....
Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 5:06PM
image ACLU of Northern California Contact Info for SFO Arrivals Affected by Executive Order aclu_of_northern_california_1.jpg by via ACLU of Northern California
The ACLU of Northern California is asking that people who have been expecting visitors to arrive at SFO from one of the seven countries in yesterday’s executive order – Iraq, Iran, Syria, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen – and have not heard from their visitors or have heard that their visitors have arrived and been detained or denied entry to please contact us at 415-621-2488 and leave a message....
Posted: Sun Jan 29, 2017 1:26AM
text Lighthouse Bank Vice Chairman Involved In Assault On Richmond & Mountain View Voters by Lynda Carson
According to Lighthouse Bank, the bank was founded in October 2007 by approximately 350 local residents, professionals and small business owners. During 2014, Stephen D. Pahl had 91,768 shares of Lighthouse Bank common stock, presently worth around $16.00 per share according to the Wall Street Journal!...
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 4:24AM
calendar Inauguration Day Protest: Not Our President! 480_not-our-president_1.jpg by Peninsula Peace and Justice Center
Corner of El Camino Real & Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto, 94301...
Event Date: Fri Jan 20, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Mon Jan 9, 2017 3:14PM
image San Francisco Bay Is Freshwater-Starved 480_freshwater_starved_estuary_cover_1.jpg by The Bay Institute
How Reducing Flows Harms The Ecosystems Of San Francisco Bay And Coastal Waters...
Posted: Wed Dec 28, 2016 5:19PM
text Important Martin's Beach meeting re: public access by Repost
I'm writing to let you know of an important opportunity to speak out on behalf of public access to Martins Beach, south of Half Moon Bay....
Posted: Fri Dec 2, 2016 12:31PM
image Tell CAL FIRE to Protect Old-Growth Redwoods 480_redwood-forest_1.jpg 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
image Mountain View: No Dakota Pipeline & Trump Protest 480_wfargowfsign_1.jpg 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
image Mountain View High School: Reverse Frank Navarro's Administrative Leave Now 480_support-frank-navarro_1.jpg by Change
Mountain View High School history teacher Frank Navarro suspended for lesson showing ‘remarkable parallels’ between rise of Trump and Hitler....
Posted: Sun Nov 13, 2016 11:08AM
image Palo Alto: No to Grabbing/You are Not My President 480_pantsnotograbbing_1.jpg by R. Robertson
Kids' messages to Trump at a rally in Palo Alto on Saturday included "No to any grabbing", "Love and kindness" and "You are not my president". Top photo: the girl at left made the sign that includes the words, "No to any grabbing"....
Posted: Sun Nov 13, 2016 12:39AM
text Renter control ballot measures pass in Oakland, Richmond and Mountain View by Lynda Carson
There are rent control victories in the Cities of Oakland, Richmond and Mountain View, in the effort to save tens of thousands of renters from being displaced from their housing by heartless greedy landlords, realtors and speculators in the Bay Area!...
Posted: Wed Nov 9, 2016 3:10PM
text Renter protection activists counter the lies of the California Apartment Association by Lynda Carson
According to Cindy Cornell, Founder of the Yes on Measure R campaign in Burlingame,”In our campaign for rent stabilization in Burlingame (Measure R), we have consistently seen lies and distortions of the truth in mailers, tv and radio commercials, letters to the editor, and directly out of the mouth of Josh Howard, Executive Director of CAA's Tri-County Division!...
Posted: Fri Nov 4, 2016 4:49PM
image Peninsula: Activists Protest at Banks in Solidarity with Standing Rock 480_cititop_1.jpg by R. Robertson
To show support for Native American activists at Standing Rock opposing the Dakota Access Pipeline, an alliance of South Bay and SF Peninsula activists, including students, teachers, and concerned community members, held a protest in front of two of the banks providing major funding for the pipeline: Citibank and Wells Fargo. The protest started at a Citibank location in Mountain View, then demonstrators marched to the Wells Fargo branch on San Antonio and El Camino. The marchers called on bo...
Posted: Thu Nov 3, 2016 9:19PM
text Corrupting influence of big money against rent control by Lynda Carson
In opposition to the renters in the “David vs. Goliath” renter protection campaigns taking place in the Bay Area, are the greedy landlords, speculators, realtors & realtor associations, and apartment associations that are spending a ton of money to have the notorious California Apartment Association (CAA) run some massive campaigns against Bay Area renters seeking renter protections. The massive campaigns and big money being spent by the CAA are corrupting the political process in the Bay Are...
Posted: Sat Oct 29, 2016 2:25PM