Bob Barker Spearheads New Campaign on Elephant Rides as LA City Considers Ban (tags)
Bob Barker assists ADI in their nationwide initiative to ban the use of elephants for entertainment through a new documentary, "No Fun For Elephants."
Idle No More – Los Angeles (tags)
A common sentiment expressed by speakers was, “if we won't do it, who will?”
Listen for Life Musicfest 2012 Peace Day Concerts-Mission Viejo/San Pedro/Hollywood/Hemet (tags)
Listen for Life is honored to bring an impressive roster of world-renowned musicians to four cross-cultural Listen for Life Musicfest 2012 events in Southern California, September 21-29, 2012, to celebrate this year’s International Day of Peace and kick-off a world tour to promote peace around the globe.
Seeking Locations For New Guide To LA's Assholes! (tags)
Let Us know Who Is Noir In Our City Of Angels
Tax Day Protests on April 18th! (tags)
Several groups are planning different Tax Day (April 18th) protests against austerity, tax loopholes for the rich, and the banksters.
LIVE iEat Food Calendar and Community Events Listing for Santa Monica/Venice Westside (tags)
LIVE iFood Calendar for the Westside Los Angeles, Community Events Calendar with RSS Feed - Corrected Listing!
iEat - Live Food Program List Santa Monica/Venice Beach (tags)
LIVE iFood Calendar for the Westside Los Angeles, Community Events Calendar with RSS Feed
Nurses picket Kaiser over patient safety (tags)
Hundreds march in informational picket to improve care at Kaiser’s biggest So. Cal. hospital
Day of Action Midday Report (tags)
A mid-day report about the protests. Incomplete, with link to the original, at studentactivism.net, a great site that has summaries of events across the nation.
Introducing the LA Anarchist Weekly (tags)
Introducing the LA Anarchist Weekly
Protest at the Southwest Museum, its Future More Uncertain (tags)
The demonstration on Wednesday afternoon was well-attended and occurred on Marmion Way, just outside the museum grounds and adjacent to the Gold Line's Southwest Museum Station. Thus, many rush hour commuters, whether they were in cars or trains, could see the event.
KALAYAAN (FREEDOM) PHILIPPINES SERIES (tags)
3 Events This Week: Thursday-Saturday, June 11-13 Public Forum, Film Screening & Benefit Concert Presented by AJLPP, GABNet-LA, JFAV and ANSWER Coalition Filipino revolutionaries declared their independence from colonial Spain on June 12, 1898, 119 years ago. Two months later, the United States occupied Manila and declared war on the Philippines, crushing the young republic. Today, Filipinos are still in struggle for true independence and sovereignty. With continued U.S. occupation and intervention, and a culture of impunity of human rights violations forced on the people of the Philippines, the Alliance for Just and Lasting Peace in the Philippines (AJLPP), the GABRIELA Network (GABNet), Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV) and the ANSWER Coalition commemorate Philippine Independence with fierce struggle in the United States. Join us at the following exciting events this week:
Solidarity destroys fascism: LB activists unite to ignore racists (tags)
The conservative student at Cal State Long Beach invited Jim Gilchrist, founder of the anti-immigrant Minutemen, and Ted Hayes, homeless advocate-turned anti-immigrant opportunist, to speak on campus during immigration awareness week. The good people of CSULB ignored them, and the racists went away, proving that regardless of the strategies chosen, solidarity is the key in winning our struggles.
SOS threatens violence at Campo. Violence occurs. (tags)
Save Our State's lively discussion about taking weapons to Campo this weekend apparently did not end in a San Diego Minutemen shooting that killed one and wounded two others, according to SD minuteman Jeff Schwilk, who seems to have eyewitness knowledge of events south of the border. He didn't say anything about Save Our State.
HollyWould Freewaves’ 11th Festival of New Media Arts - OPEN CALL (tags)
OPEN CALL for experimental media art, video, animation, cell videos, wifi events, images for electronic moving signs
Buy Nothing Day: Decentralized Actions Citywide Today (tags)
Events are planned citywide at various locations, including but not limited to:
celebrate & build on leimert park victory! (tags)
ted hayes has return permit behind reparations activist john peoples to reassemble the forces of obfuscation. drive the nail in the coffin!
ted hayes returns to crime scene (tags)
ted hayes has new permit for crenshaw/leimert march
Upcoming Events and Worldwide Direct Action in Support of Oaxaca on November 20th (tags)
"On November 20, blockades will be set up to show the Mexican government we mean business. We are calling upon YOU to join in these blockades. That could mean blockading the consulates’ websites, jamming their phone lines with calls about the conflict in Oaxaca, occupying the offices of the consuls, or shutting down the roads around the consulates in whatever way you see fit." - EZLN
please add more events as a comment
Donate in Solidarity with Oaxaca
Oaxaca is calling for US to get Organized
Global Solidarity with Oaxaca
Demonstrator Found Innocent, but DA Seeks to Punish (tags)
The Rafu Shimpo published a story that says Kurt Isobe is facing appeals by the prosecution on two of his four charges. A benefit to raise legal funds is set for Sept. 16th in Little Tokyo.
KPFK: 9/11 TRUTH MOVEMENT. (tags)
research and investigations raising serious questions concerning what the American people have been told about 911.
4/25: May 1 "A Day Without Immigrant" Strike/Boycott: Over 100 events at 60+ cit (tags)
As of April 24th, we have over 100 events at 60+ cities for the May 1st mobilization listed at our calendar!
Hollywood backs official 9/11 story (tags)
9/11 Cover-up Comes From Hollywood, Not Just Government.
KPFK: Costa Mesa vs. Immigrants' Rights (tags)
KPFK discussion on Costa Mesa rights crackdown on "Uprising," Tuesday, Jan 31, 06
SGV 9-11 Truth Movement Gets Rolling (tags)
Approximately 20 9/11 Truth activists and concerned individuals from around the area turned up at the corner of Main and Garfield in Alhambra on Sunday morning to draw attention to the glaring inconsistencies, distortions and omissions in the official government version of the events that attempt to explain the tragedy of September 11, 2001.
TWO IMPORTANT EVENTS IN SOLIDARITY WITH CUBA & VENEZUELA (tags)
TWO IMPORTANT EVENTS IN SOLIDARITY WITH CUBA & VENEZUELA (1) Picnic; (2) Cuban Film Double Feature
Over 150 Events Planned on 3rd Anniversary of Downing Street Memo (tags)
Rep. Maxine Waters will host an Out-of-Iraq teach-in on July 23 in Inglewood to commemorate the 3rd anniversary of the Downing Street Memo. Hear about the Out of Iraq Caucus & Resolution of Inquiry in Congress. Learn how to protect our youth from military recruiters. Join a cell phone call-in demanding journalists tell the truth re: Downing Street Memo. This will be one of 150 events around the country organized by AfterDowningStreet.org.
Outreach THIS Saturday for El Centro Cultural De Mexico!! (tags)
With the recent hardships and potential loss of Self-Help Graphics, now more than ever we need to show that we are willing to WORK as COMMUNITY for the centers that make a home for such valuable events as indigenous learning environments, music classes, and ranging to punk shows and organizing meetings. OUTREACH EVENT this Saturday for Santa Ana's El Centro Cultural De Mexico!
Media Deception (tags)
The Censorship of the Corporate Press is bad enough, but we also have a problem with the so called "Independent Press," and sometimes with our supposed ally- indymedia...
Update On GG Protest/Arrests (tags)
Update on the arrests of 5 students, one is still in jail. The bails range from 2K-5K. We need to fundraise for their fees, and alert all media, and organizations to their injustice.
Bike Exhibits Opening June 4 (tags)
NELA Bikes! Art meets human powered transport for a sustainable city: June 4 – 26 NELA Bikes! is a month-long series of events being planned in Northeast LA to celebrate bike culture and inspire people to get out of their cars and ride. It’s being organized in conjunction with Bike Summer 2005, a city wide bicycle extravaganza that comes to Los Angeles this June after being hosted by seven other cities around the US and Canada.
TUESDAY! "Cuba: The Dream and the Drama" - with music by Cumbeley and the Xochis (tags)
Follow two Latin bands to a talk about Cuba!
Iraq Week at the University of Southern California (tags)
Press release and schedule of events at USC Iraq's Week.
Protests, Vigils to Mark One-Year Anniversary of Coup d'etat in Haiti (tags)
Protests in Several Cities to Call for Investigation into U.S. Role in Last Year's Coup, Ending Discrimination Against Haitian Refugees Speaking Tours, Vigils, Film-Screenings, and Faith Reflection Will Also Commemorate Haiti Solidarity Week 2005
Inaugural Donors to Boycott (tags)
Dozens of businesses and lobbying groups made six-figure donations to sponsor official events for President Bush's inauguration next week, earning them tickets to dinners, balls and other events in which Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney are expected to appear
Southern California Anarchist Website (tags)
There is a new interactive website up and running which features news and events from around Southern California.
PPD LA Pagan Pride Day ~ Awaken The Spirit Within ~ (tags)
Pagan Pride events provide an opportunity for the Pagan community to gather, and for the public to experience our religion and culture. . Pagan Pride Los Angeles will feature many Pagan authors, musicians, workshops, vendors & a Handfasting.
Continued resistance to illegal arrests of Guadalajara protestors; help needed! (tags)
Monday, June 28th, social justice organizations in te mexican state of Jalisco organized another march to protest the continued imprisonment of Guadalajara activists. This report discusses the outcome of Monday´s march and the current situation for the imprisoned. While some results have been gained, the organizations have put out a call to all solidarity groups for economic aid. That have recieved no response so far.
Direct Action Training in Orange on Saturday (tags)
With various mobilizations going, this workshop will help those understand what direct action is and how to engage in it.
southern california anarchists and leftists (tags)
an article calling all leftists in the SoCal area
a second march route for 3/20 (tags)
the antiwar movement is enormous and complex.... the March route(s) should reflect this.
A Week of Dissent Around 9-11 (tags)
They use our fear to keep us silent. It's time to speak up and listen to each other!
CHICANO MORATORIUM 2002 - Art & Action (tags)
Commemorate the 32rd anniversary of the Chicano Moratorium, when, Aug 29th, over 20,000 Chicanos filled the streets to demand an end to the Vietnam war!
RAVE bill scary! kill! kill! (tags)
More YOU Can Do to Stop the RAVE Bill: Call Senators Boxer + Feinstein and ask them to put a HOLD on the bills and to vote against any "unanimous consent request." even if you've called/written already! more below: