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Fight for 15 in SF Chris on the doors

We’re hiring! $15/hour to build working class power!

Join the movement for tax and budget justice! Our city and our state are at a crossroads. Income inequality is surging, evictions are through the roof, and our public institutions and infrastructure are dilapidated from decades of disinvestment.But we know grassroots organizing … Continue reading →...

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Tenants and workers are rising!

On the heels of the massive citywide tenant convention this winter that brought together over 1,000 renters from all across San Francisco comes a huge rally: Act Now! Our City, Our Homes!, Saturday, April 26, 12pm-3pm in Civic Center Plaza. Join San Francisco Rising and the SF Anti-Displacement … Continue reading →...

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2014 Strategic Campaigns

San Francisco is facing an untenable crisis of affordability: rents are through the roof, evictions are exploding, and good jobs for working class communities of color are increasingly too hard to find. But a movement is growing to make San … Continue reading →...

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#ThrownOutbyTwitter – November 7 Day of Action

#Corporate Welfare In the Spring of 2011, the City & County of San Francisco approved the Central Market/Tenderloin Payroll Expense Tax Exclusion — commonly known as the “Twitter Tax Break.” In so doing, San Francisco’s Mayor and Board of Supervisors … Continue reading →...

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2013 Strategic Campaigns

Each day, San Francisco Rising’s nine member organizations do the work of organizing San Francisco’s working class communities of color. In addition to the voter education and engagement we undertake in our regular civic engagement programs, San Francisco Rising leverages the … Continue reading →...

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Filipinos Gear Up to Be a Political Force in the November Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 15, 2012 Dozens of organizations and individuals endorse this year’s “San Francisco Filipino Community Platform” (San Francisco, Ca) On October 11th, Filipinos from throughout San Francisco filled the Bayanihan Center for the release of the 2012 … Continue reading →...

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Perez Family Fights Fannie Mae in Oakland Court

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(español sigue) Did we bail out Freddie Mac so they can use our money to put us out of our homes? No! The Perez family is fighting Freddie Mac for their home after they were denied a loan modification three … Continue reading →...

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