Local Poverty and Resistance


Occupiers or Gentrifyers?

(photo: POOR Magazine family of skolaz with dignidadrebelde artistas Melanie Cervantes and Jesus Barraza and their revolutionary work in the background)

Who's Rosa Parks?

(Editor's note: This article was written in mid 2010.   We now share it as part of Revolutionary Worker Scholar's collection of essays)

 

 

 

It’s got our beautiful children

Living in all kinds of hell

Coping to survive and

Makin’ it well

Swinging together in

Misty darkness with all

No Mo' Mail for the Po'

PNN-TV coverage of the Town Hall

Dark Streets

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fresh and Easy Displacement

You could cut the hate with a knife. All eyes were on my fumbling fingers, unable to sign my WIC coupons fast enough with one hand while holding my 13-month-old son with the other. "Somebody's using welfare checks to pay for their food," A 20 something man in a polo shirt shouted into his phone next to me.

The 1966 Hunters Point Rebellion: The Fight Must Go On

(Editor's note: This story is reprinted from the San Francisco Bayview Newspaper, September 2011 issue.  To read other stories from the San Francisco Bayview Newspaper go to www.sfbayview.com)

 

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