San Francisco Bay View (11)

NFL 'Blackout' for Kaepernick

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick still doesn't have a job with the NFL. However, the protest he began by kneeling during the national anthem at last season's games keeps growing. A group of Black community leaders and pastors have announced an NFL BlackOut' unless and until ...

'We Charge Genocide'

The responsibility of being the first in history to charge the government of the United States of America with the crime of genocide is not one the petitioners take lightly,' according to the primary document in the new edition of the book We Charge Genocide,' published by New York City-based ...

Millions for Prisoners Human Rights: Marchers in DC and San Jose demand abolition of slavery

Called by prisoners to give voice to their demand to strike the slavery clause from the 13th Amendment – making slavery legal as a punishment for crime,' thus legally holding 2.3 million imprisoned Americans in slavery today – thousands turned out in as many as 16 cities in the middle of Black ...

Negotiations, not Trump's 'fire and fury' saber-rattling, can bring peace to Korea

The situation regarding the escalating tensions between North Korea and the United States must be addressed with negotiations with North Korea and peaceful diplomacy through the United Nations, not by saber-rattling, threats of war against North Korea, threats of pre-emptive strikes, and words by ...

Florida locks down all 97,000 prisoners, blocking them from Aug. 19 Millions for Prisoners Human Rights March

Florida Department of Corrections has placed all of its 97,000 inmates on lockdown, just days before the Aug. 19 Millions for Prisoners Human Rights March on Washington, D.C., calling for an end to the legalized slavery of the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Cracking down on the mobility of ...

Millions 4 Prisoners March: Abolish 'legalized' slavery

I am one of the leading voices of prisoners throughout the United States who are calling for the amending of the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and a total and final abolition of slavery in Amerika. An organization located here in the USA, Raleigh, North Carolina, to be exact, is educating, ...

Like Jeff Davis, Trump's in a 'tight place'

Even though many whites thought of him as the father of the lost cause,' Jefferson Davis was for most African-Americans what racism symbolizes. From the end of slavery, recently freed ex-slaves felt the same way about him. Ex-slave Dilly Yellandy remembers, Old Jeff Davis said he wus goin' to fight ...

SF Housing Authority issues RFQ for Electrical Engineering Consultant Services

  REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS FOR AS-NEEDED ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING CONSULTANT SERVICES Solicitation #: 17-050-RFQ-0018 The San Francisco Housing Authority is soliciting qualification proposals for As-Needed Electrical Engineering Consultant Services on tasks such as building power, fire alarm ...

Protests supporting Colin Kaepernick planned for NFL's first week

Little doubt remains that former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed by the National Football League for kneeling during the national anthem to protest police violence against Black people and other people of color. Many quarterbacks with less impressive records ...

Free Alabama Movement and its Queen Team salute SF Bay View on eve of Millions for Prisoners Human Rights March

On the weekend of Aug. 19, 2017, a historic event, the Millions for Prisoners March will take place in Washington, D.C., to bring awareness to a constitutional injustice and a banquet to honor and celebrate 41 years of service of the San Francisco Bay View newspaper. In the midst of this fight for ...

Ella Baker Center demands Alameda County Sheriff's Department be held accountable for support of white supremacy

Following the Alameda County Sheriff's Department retweet of white supremacist Richard Spencer, which was a video of a press conference Spencer held defending the acts of terrorism in Charlottesville, we call on the sheriff to end their collaboration with ICE, stop profiting off of the incarceration ...