The neoliberal nightmares born in the Bay, and the people trying to stop them. sadfrancis.co
Should Social Movement Work Be Paid? f/ Dean Spade
Ahead of 'Giving Tuesday,' it's our episode from the archives featuring Dean Spade, on the nonprofit industrial complex.
Next week: a brand-new episode with Dylan Rodriguez and Loubna Qutami, on the Zionist censorship campaign.
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Internment Camps to Detention Centers f/ Nikkei Progressives
Jan Tokumaru and Kimi Maru (Nikkei Progressives) describe mutual aid projects that connect Japanese American internment camps to today's ICE detention centers.
Nikkei Progressives Nikkei Resisters Shut Down Adelanto Support Sad Francisco and find links to our past episodes on Patreon.
Queers for a Free Palestine f/ Kate Raphael
Kate Raphael co-founded Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism (QUIT!) in the Bay back in 2001. She talks about getting arrested in Israel for taping IDF harassment of Palestinians, why Palestinian liberation is a queer issue, and how Israel hired an SF-based PR firm to pinkwash Israel’s genocide.
Also check the archives for the recent episode with another QUIT! Member, Deeg, who speaks on the anti-Zionist boycott of Manny’s in the Mission.
Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism (QUIT!) Kate Raphael 'Major News Networks Sideline Palestinian Analysts' (Mari Cohen in Jewish Currents) Budrus (documentary by Julia Bacha) Pinkwashing Exposed (documentary by Dean Spade and Amy Mahardy)
SF Against APEC w/ Anakbayan CCSF
Biden, Bongbong Marcos and dozens of billionaires will be shaking hands and making deals at the APEC conference downtown in November. Malaya and Mara (Anakbayan CCSF) explain how a locked-down meeting of free trade-loving elites from Asia and North America will hurt the working class, and why protesters might want to ruin their party.
no2apec Anakbayan CCSF Support Sad Francisco and find links to our past episodes on Patreon.
Manny's is Your Local Zionist Gentrification Cafe
A GAY SHAME podcast.
Emmanuel Yekutiel is a marketing associate for conservative causes and Israel who in 2018, opened a gentrification cafe in the Mission that he named after himself.
Since then, Manny's has been a safe space for neoliberal figures to gather, including Dr. Jill Biden, Matt Yglesias, Nancy Pelosi, Sam Bankman-Fried, SFPD chief Bill Scott, and the trio of local politicians Manny dubbed the "Power Gays."
Deeg from Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism (QUIT!) speaks on the boycott of Manny's, and the tradition of queers organizing against Israel's genocide of Palestinians.
Queers Undermining Israeli Terrorism (QUIT!) BDS Movement "Alive in Limbo" documentary "Pinkwashing Exposed" documentary Queer Cinema for Palestine "Progressive Coalition boycotts 'woke-washing' of San Francisco event space" "Mark Zuckerberg's Immigration Hustle"
Safer Fare Evasion Through Copwatching w/ Aditya of Unfare SF
Kansas City, Olympia, and parts of Boston and DC now have fare-free public transportation. Yet BART and MUNI fares keep going up. Aditya, of the copwatching project Unfare SF, on moving the Bay toward no-ticket public transit.
Unfare SF on Mastodon Unfare SF on Twitter Bikehopper Segregation by Design The Bay Area's Lost Streetcars (Chris Arvin) Shaping SF: The Freeway Revolt (Chris Carlsson) Support Sad Francisco and find links to our past episodes on Patreon.
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