Alex Mak - Managing Editor

bell-foundry
09 Dec 2016

Housing Law That Protects Artists is Needed Now in the Bay Area

The tragedy in Oakland has caused tremendous pain, loss, and fear.  In its wake, the artistic communities both in the Bay Area and abroad morn the brutal loss of life and also fear for the future.  Artist collectives in the Bay Area and across the United States have come under threat

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fox theater
08 Dec 2016

OAKLAND UNITED: A BENEFIT SUPPORTING OAKLAND FIRE RELIEF

PRIMUS, TYCHO, TUNE-YARDS, HIEROGLYPHICS, DAN DEACON AND MORE THE FOX THEATER IN OAKLAND ON DECEMBER 14 FOR A NIGHT OF REMEMBRANCE AND COMMUNITY Tickets Are On Sale Friday, December 9 At 12:00 P.M. PT At Ticketmaster.com Bay Area promoters, Noise Pop and Another Planet Entertainment, along with Paradigm Agency’s Oakland

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burnout
08 Dec 2016

The Dirtbag Motorcycle Challenge in Hunters Point

The 2016 Dirtbag Challenge ended in a San Francisco street party with bikers, bands, burnouts, beer, and even a little bbq. On a normally quiet, industrial road in Hunters Point they gathered to celebrate the return of the 2016 competitors

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dakota pipeline halted
05 Dec 2016

A Temporary Victory At Standing Rock

UPDATED: 12pm 12/5/2016 Sunday afternoon the secretary of the Army Corps of Engineers told Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault II that the current route for the controversial Dakota Access pipeline will be denied! The order  from the federal government effectively halts all construction going forward until further environmental reviews

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03 Dec 2016

9 Dead in Oakland Underground Party Fire, Many Still Missing

Updated 730am (12/5 /16) *36 bodies now officially recovered. *Only 40% of Building has been uncovered and searched. *Recovery effort temporarily suspended due to building being unsafe. *Rain expected in the forecast for Wednesday 12/3/16  Awful news.  A dance party in a shared work space in Oakland caught fire and

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tami larson
02 Dec 2016

The Young Left & Right Clash on the Daily Show

“Black Lives Matter can’t be the new KKK, the KKK is still around” – Trevor Noah responding to Tomi Lahren statements comparing #blacklivesmatter to the KKK. Tami Lahron has become one of the most powerful conservative voices on social media.  She currently hosts Tomi for TheBlaze, her videos on facebook

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sweater
01 Dec 2016

The Wharf’s Ugly Holiday Sweater Pub Crawl

In support of the Share the Warmth coat drive for San Francisco’s Homeless. Please bring a new or clean and gently-used coat, jacket, or hoodie size L-4XL only to donate at check-in. Give the gift of warmth to some of San Francisco’s vulnerable street population. (Not required but strongly encouraged)

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