Stories about MLK

Moms4Housing stand up to eviction

UPDATE: The Sheriff's Office forcibly evicted the Moms this morning. https://twitter.com/LeftSentThis/status/1217138736560930817 Dominique Walker issued the following statement: “We’ve heard from people all over the world who are inspired by our nonviolent civil...

‘If you’re done with poverty, build your union’

When Sara Nelson, the president of the Association of Flight Attendants, talked about the protestors in Hong Kong and police violence, she got choked up.  “Our sisters and brothers in...

Arts Forecast: Black excellence, year round

ARTS FORECAST Of course, you have heard from the trumpeting of various arts institutions that Martin Luther King Jr. Day approaches. In accordance, the City is unusually full of visions...

#120hours Day 2: Protestors tell district attorney ‘do your job’

On the second day of the #120hours of action, 11 San Francisco natives are still sitting in across the road from City Hall. Tents were taken down and folded...

#120Hours Day 1 in pictures: Oaklanders march to Lake Merritt for MLK Day

Over 5000 people gathered at Oscar Grant Plaza in Oakland to mark Martin Luther King Day.The march was part of #120days of action organised by Anti Terror Police Project...
48 Hills Big WeeK Black Comix Art festival

BIG WEEK + PARTY RADAR: Top 10 things to do Thu/14-Mon/18

BIG WEEK + PARTY RADAR This week I'm combining both my events columns in a mad scientist experiment. (My underground lab is full of freshly bloomed red camellias, artsy...

96 Hours of protests start with Black Lives Matter actions in SF, Oakland

By Julia Carrie Wong JANUARY 16, 2015 -- While protesters banged spoons on BART cars and shut down stations in San Francisco, another action was going on across the Bay. About...

PARTY RADAR: Black Coffee, MLK & HNY, Disco Daddy, Apollo, Beatpig, more

The week’s choice nightlife and dance floor affairs, Jan. 14-20, 2015 By Marke B. PARTY RADAR House music is a universal language, but that doesn't mean it doesn't have its share...