Race Archive

No “Free Speech” for Fascists: Neo-Nazis Shut Down in Sacramento

The neo-Nazis were not able to march and they did not have a rally. While the crowd accomplished what it set out to do, it came at a high cost.

Rally in Salinas Demands Justice for Frank Alvarado, Killed by Salinas Police

Frank’s niece Natalie righteously proclaimed, “It’s not right. There was no reason for how he was killed; no way to justify their actions."

Santa Cruz Police Stop, Frisk and Ticket Cyclist in “Silver Level Bicycle Friendly Community”

A police cruiser was parked in the street as two officers stood over a young man seated on the curb with his hands cuffed behind his back.

March to Santa Cruz City Hall to Save the Knoll

Ohlone descendants have asked for a halt to any earth movement or development on the 6,000 year old village and burial site.

Save the Knoll Gathering at Grant Street Park

Dozens of people participated in an informational social gathering and barbecue hosted by the Save the Knoll Coalition at Grant Street Park in Santa Cruz.

Displacement and Denigration of the Cemetery for Negro Hills, California

Racist headstones have marked the relocated resting place of Negro Hills, California pioneers since 1954. When the Folsom Dam was created, numerous communities were submerged under the water of the American River.

ILWU Rally and Shut Down All Bay Area Ports Demanding “Justice for Oscar Grant! Jail Killer Cops!”

The ILWU Local 10 longshore workers closed all bay area ports with the demand "Justice for Oscar Grant! Jail Killer Cops!"

Oscar Grant Rally in Santa Cruz Against Injustice and Police Murder

Demonstration in Santa Cruz against police murder and the unjust verdict in the trial of Johanes Mehserle.

Hundreds Demand Justice for Oscar Grant Outside L.A. Courthouse

This high-profile infraction case stems from his alleged participation in the Last Night DIY New Year's parade on December 31st, 2009.

Demonstration at Courthouse Against Gang Enhancements and the Overcriminalization of Youth

Community members, organized by the newly formed Alliance Against Gang Enhancements, rallied and passed out flyers at the Courthouse in Santa Cruz.

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