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Just Recovery and Tenants Organizing During COVID-19: Interview with Tony Roshan Samara

March 10, 2021
One year ago, in March 2020, COVID-19 was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization. In the year that followed, our communities have faced…

“‘Count Every Vote’ Rallies Draw Hundreds in Oakland, SF and San Jose”

November 09, 2020
KQED | Matthew Green and Raquel Maria Dillon | 11/04/2020 People should decide their own leaders and every vote must be counted. That was the resoundi…

“‘Today Is About Defending Democracy’: People Take to the Streets to Stop Trump’s Attempted Coup

November 09, 2020
In These Times | Brooke Anderson | 11/04/2020 Rough­ly 13 hours after Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump base­less­ly declared vic­to­ry in the 2020 pres­i­den…

“Bay Area Organizers Prepare to Mobilize if Election Results Not Followed”

November 09, 2020
SF Public Press | Laura Wenus | 11/03/2020 In the event that Donald Trump refuses to concede after the results of Tuesday’s election become clear, Bay…

November 4: Day of Resistance

November 03, 2020
Art by Micah Bazant. Despite the pandemic and deliberate barriers designed to keep us from voting, voters across this country have done our job and tu…