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image California African American Heritage includes commemoration of the Battle of Puebla 480_cinco-de-mayo-oldschool_1.jpg by CM Boxley
Surrounding French Camp, San Joaquin County, California we join Natchez, Mississippi and Vadalia, Louisiana commemorating the Battle of Puebla, and ultimately leading to mutually beneficial hard fought victories in 1865....
Posted: Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:11PM
calendar Borders in Central America - The Impact of US Policy 480_cispes-committee-in-solidarity-people-el-salvador_1.jpg by Karl Kramer
Redstone Building at 2940 16th Street (between Mission and S. Van Ness) San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri May 12, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:38AM
calendar An Evening for the El Triunfo Biosphere Reserve in Chiapas, Mexico 480_humming-bird_1.jpg by Jeepney Projects Worldwide
Flax art and design 1501 Martin Luther King Junior Way Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Sat Apr 29, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 17, 2017 11:19PM
calendar Borders in Central America: The Impact of US policy 480_cispes-committee-in-solidarity-people-el-salvador_1.jpg by Karl Kramer
Corazon del Pueblo; 4814 International Boulevard, Oakland...
Event Date: Sun May 7, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Apr 16, 2017 9:30PM
calendar Honduras & Colombia: Models of U.S. Control, Violence, and Poverty 480_cispes-committee-in-solidarity-people-el-salvador_1.jpg by Diana Bohn
Redwoods Presbyterian Church, 110 Magnolia Avenue, Larkspur, CA...
Event Date: Thu Apr 20, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Sat Apr 15, 2017 8:44AM
text Puerto Rico Oversight Board Mediates Last Ditch Debt Negotiations by Greg Williams
Within weeks, Puerto Rico will likely enter bankruptcy proceedings tailored by Congress specifically for the US territory....
Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2017 7:23AM
image Family of Luís Góngora in Teabo, Yucatán on the One-Year Anniversary of His Killing by SFPD 480_familia-luis-teabo-guardian-ivan-gabaldon_1.jpg by Justice 4 Luís
Message from the Family of Luís Góngora Pat on his anniversary of death to be delivered by his cousin Carlos Poot Pat, on Friday, April 7, 2017, 1:00p.m. at the door of City Hall in San Francisco, California. (Versión en español enseguida de versión en inglés)...
Posted: Fri Apr 7, 2017 9:20AM
calendar CISPES Meeting 480_cispes.jpg by Allan Fisher
Corazon del Pueblo, 4814 International Blvd. Oakland (Fruitvale)...
Event Date: Sun Apr 9, 2017 2:30PM
Posted: Thu Apr 6, 2017 4:24PM
text Puerto Rico and Bondholders Agree on Electric Company Debt Deal by Greg Williams
Puerto Rico’s electric utility company (PREPA) and bondholders reached an agreement to restructure $8.9 billion in debt, according to an announcement from the island's government....
Posted: Thu Apr 6, 2017 1:57PM
image One Year Anniversary of the death of Luís Góngora Pat, killed by SFPD 480_luis-gongora-pat-rossana_1.jpg by Justice 4 Luís
Luis was a 45-year-old indigenous Mayan Mexican, an immigrant worker and a family man who for a decade and a half supported his wife and three children in the small town of Teabo by sending remittances from his dishwasher and line cook earnings....
Posted: Wed Apr 5, 2017 11:29AM
image CISPES Statement on Hector Perla and Sexual/Gender Violence in our Movement 480_audrelordesingleissue_1.jpg by via CISPES
Reports surfaced earlier this year that a long-time CISPES ally, Héctor Perla, sexually assaulted one of his students while he was a professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz. According to the survivor’s lawyer, university officials ignored previous instances of Perla’s sexual misconduct toward students, thereby permitting more harm to occur....
Posted: Mon Apr 3, 2017 4:46PM
text Puerto Rico Oversight Board Holds Economic Growth Meeting by Greg Williams
Puerto Rico's Financial Oversight and Management Board meets in San Juan to discuss economic growth proposals for the island....
Posted: Fri Mar 31, 2017 8:06AM
image San Quintín Farmworkers Take Demands to Mexico City 480_jornaleros-3mar-2017_1_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Last March 4th, the Caravan for a Fair Wage and Decent Life began with a blockade of the Transpeninsular Highway by the day laborers from the fields of the San Quintin Valley. The workers then went on to cover 3,000 kilometers, arriving in Mexico City on March 17th....
Posted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 2:14PM
image Jornaleros de San Quintín llevan demandas a la Ciudad de México 480_jornaleros-3mar-2017-1_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
El pasado 4 de marzo, la Caravana por un Salario Justo y una Vida Digna comenzó con el cierre de la Carretera Transpeninsular por las y los jornaleros del Valle de San Quintín, para viajar 3 mil kilómetros hasta llegar a la Ciudad de México el 17 de marzo....
Posted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 2:10PM
calendar CISPES Meeting by Karl Kramer
Corazon del Pueblo at 4814 International Boulavard, Oakland...
Event Date: Sun Mar 26, 2017 2:00PM
Posted: Sat Mar 25, 2017 3:23PM
text House Rejects Puerto Rico Healthcare Amendment by Greg Williams
The House Rules Committee rejected an amendment that would‎ allocate Medicaid funding to Puerto Rico at an equal level to US states.‎...
Posted: Fri Mar 24, 2017 6:59AM
image UCSF Outsourcing Tech Jobs And Brazilian Labor Struggles 480_brazil_rehire_the_transit_workers_1.jpg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio looks at the outsourcing of tech jobs at UCSF and how it affects the workers and public. It also looks at the economic and political crisis in Brazil and the role of the unions including the independent trade union federation CSP Conlutas....
Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2017 10:15PM
text Campaña Destaca Necesidad de que México Tome Medidas de Emergencia by Center for Biological Diversity
Lanzan Llamado a Consumidores y Empresas de Mariscos de Estados Unidos a Boicotear el Camarón Mexicano para Salvar a la Vaquita Marina...
Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:59PM
text U.S. Consumers, Seafood Companies Urged to Boycott Mexican Shrimp to Save Vaquita Porpoise by Center for Biological Diversity
Campaign Highlights Need for Mexico to Take Emergency Action...
Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:50PM
text Puerto Rico Religious Leaders Ask Congress to Pass Debt Crisis Actions by Greg Williams
"‎As religious leaders in Puerto Rico, we urge you to act on behalf of the 3.4 million American citizens living on the island," wrote two prominent ministers to Congress about ‎policies to help the debt-troubled island....
Posted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 12:35PM