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text Puerto Rico Religious Leaders Write Judge as Bankruptcy Process Begins by Abby Wilhelm
Puerto Rico religious leaders sent a letter to Judge Laura Taylor Swain as she presides over the first bankruptcy proceeding in San Juan to restructure more than $70 billion in debt.‎...
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 6:47AM
image A call from Venezuela to the anarchists of Latin America and the world: Solidarity is much 480_tituloyhormiga_1.jpg by Colectivo Editor de El Libertario
We address all the expressions of the libertarian movement, particularly those of this continent, not only to draw their attention to the situation we are living in Venezuela since April 2017, but by what we understand as urgency for the international anarchism expresses more emphatically on these dramatic circumstances, with positions and actions consistent with what has been the preaching and practice of the anti-hierarchic (actual word used here is “Ácrata”.^N.delT.) ideal in its historica...
Posted: Sat May 13, 2017 5:13PM
image Discovering Black Agriculture at Sutter's Fort, Alta California, Mexico (1840 - 1848) 480_alta_california_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
John Sutter first arrived in California in 1839, his vision to build an agricultural empire was supported in so many ways by people of Russian, Hawaiian, Mexican, Native American and African ancestry. Officially, John Sutter served the essential role as diplomat and military support for the Republic of Mexico, based at Sutter’s Fort, 1840 – 1848....
Posted: Mon May 8, 2017 7:56AM
image May Day 17 In SF And Brazil General Strike Shuts Country 480_mayday17_injury_to_one_is_injury_to_all_1.jpg by WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio looks at the May Day protest in San Francisco and also hears from a metal trade unionist Herbert Claros da Silva in Brazil about the successful mass general strike on April 28, 2017 against the Temer government and it's privatization, deregulation and attacks on the working class and youth....
Posted: Wed May 3, 2017 10:17AM
calendar Welcome Oscar Lopez Rivera to the Bay Area (venue change) 480_welcome-home-oscar-bay-area_1.jpg by Bay Area Cte. to Welcome Oscar Lopez Rivera
NEW VENUE First Presbyterian Church 2407 Dana Ave, Berkeley CA Wheelchair Accessible (originally, St. John's Presbyterian Church, 2727 College Ave)...
Event Date: Wed May 31, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Sat Apr 29, 2017 2:07PM
calendar CIMCC Food Sovereignty Series: Decolonize Your Diet 480_decolonize_your_diet_1.jpg by California Indian Museum and Cultural Center
CIMCC: California Indian Museum and Cultural Center 5250 Aero Dr, Santa Rosa, California 95403...
Event Date: Sat Jun 17, 2017 1:00PM
Posted: Thu Apr 27, 2017 2:12PM
text Puerto Rico Oversight Board Meets as Bankruptcy Deadline Approaches by Greg Williams
Puerto Rico's oversight board meets on April 28th in New York and could authorize a bankruptcy process for the debt ridden island....
Posted: Thu Apr 27, 2017 7:17AM
calendar 13 Colors of the Honduran Resistance by diana bohn
Solespace, 1714 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland...
Event Date: Thu May 4, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2017 4:55PM
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