Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides archives tonight (1-26-20) at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html featuring an in-depth interview with Rafa of the CACH, MLK Day Protest Lookback, S.C. Homeless Union Schemes On, End-of-the-Month Woes…& more!

GOT TIPS FOR STUDIO & TRANSMITTER SITES?  WE’RE STILL LOOKING !
Free Radio Santa Cruz stands ready to dole out $300 for info leading to a 10′ X 10′ studio space with bathroom, internet, and electrical access–either indoors or out (we’ll build a structure).  We’re also seeking a transmitter space where we can put up an antenna–a backyard, a multistory home, a high tree–help us spread the word.   Help us so we can help you!
Today’s show streams at freakradio.org and archives at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html  


ON THE SHOW

  • Steve Silverman of FlexYourRights.com :  Rules for Recording Police
  • Murdered Civil Rights Leader from 1963 Medgar Evers
  • Santa Cruz Homeless Union Activist Angel Describes the MLK March 1-20
  • History and Significance of City Manager/Police Chief Supremacy in Santa Cruz
  • Kazenjammer Keith McHenry Gives a Second Account of the MLK March  
  • Street Stuff:  Larry, Seth, Viper, Mr. Lennoxhead, Sarah, Steve C, Jimmy, Max, Leon, Wes, Carlos, 
  • Rafa  Sonnenfeld on the CACH meeting; Wes White on Chief Mills’ anti-homeless ordinances  
  • SC Union Meeting Schemes and Sputters 1-18  
  • Lengthy Grilling of “Ready-for-the-Rough-Stuff” Rafa Sonnenfeld
  • City Council Preview of Upcoming 1-28 Meeting Including Snatches of Councilmember Glover’s Agenda Analysis 
  • Full Glover Analysis on 1-24 at http://huffsantacruz.org/lost/Glover%20Agenda%20Analysis%201-24.mp3  
  • Musing at the Food Not Bombs Meal:  Randy, Free, Cooper’s Sidewalk Campsite Report, Travis, Gentletongue Jim, Harm Reduction Squad, Jessie, James, Enrique
  • Councilmember Krohn answers a few questions, but ducks “Will you Demand Real Winter Shelter be put on the Agenda?”
  • Jeffrey’s Plight and Dreamcatcher’s Worddance  
  • The Intercept’s Podcast:Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden, and the Rewriting of Iraq War History at https://theintercept.com/2020/01/22/bernie-sanders-joe-biden-and-the-rewriting-of-iraq-war-history/


REVIEW THE PAUL BODEN ADVICE TO THE SC HOMELESS UNION at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=88Zc85WbJvY

CHECK OUT CHIEF MILLS PUSHING HIS “DISAPPEAR HOMELESS ENCAMPMENTS” PROGRAM BEFORE THE REACTIONARY SANTA CRUZ NEIGHBORS VIGILANTE GROUP at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g1vi1QGWgK0

DOCUMENTING THE LIES THAT BETRAYED SHELTER FOR 70-100 PEOPLE LAST NOVEMBER 15TH AT CAMP PHOENIX (ROSS CAMP 2)

Act Locally or Regret Repeatedly: 

Bring your sleeping bags, voices, & blankets 5 PM Tuesday to the doors of City Council Food Not Bombs will bring the goodies; you bring the speeches at 7 PM.  More details at https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/25/18830072.php  Plan for the next Community-Backed Homeless Encampment at the Wednesday HUFF (Homeless United for Friendship & Freedom) meeting noon at the Sub Rose Cafe next to the Bike Church.
Backtalk Police Chief All-too-Amiable Andy Mills’ Hijack the Homeless “7 Point Plan” at the Union’s Resistance Forum Wednesday 4:30 PM at the Resource for Non-Violence at 612 Ocean St.  Details at https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/25/18830070.php
Demand “Bad News” Bernal Order His Cops to Stand off and Allow Homeless Activists to Reopen Camp Phoenix now that Governor Newsom has declared that area surplus space to be designated for homeless use. Denounce the latest cosmetic “Winter Shelter” lie with the opening of the Armory–which only serves 20 more people and ignores the 1000-2000 outside, spending ridiculous sums of money to shelter a few, while really providing protective cover to the City Council and Board of Supervisors for essentially doing nothing for the great majority.
Contact Chief Mills at amills@cityofsantacruz.com  to demand fundamental changes such as that seized survival gear be available for reclaiming during regular business hours, not just 6 hours as week.  See https://www.indybay.org/uploads/2019/12/18/police_protest_flyer_12-18-19.pdf Hold accountable City Hall NIMBY enablers at all public meetings:  Former Mayor Martine Watkins, New Mayor Justin Cummings, City Manager-for-Life Martin Bernal, His Wrecking Crew of Abuse Enablers Susie O’Hara and Megan Bunch, Police Chief Andy Mills, & City Attorney Tony Condotti  for Inciting the Ross Camp Destruction,  Subsequent Deaths, & the Friday Nov 15th Demolition of Camp Phoenix (the renewed Deseire Memorial Survival Encampment in back of Ross) with a campaign of lies to the community regarding “adequate shelter options”. Remember Deseire Quintero–Killed by City Indifference, Negligence, and Malice in Closing the First Ross Camp Without Any Adequate Shelter!  Support Survival Campgrounds, Empty Building Takeovers This Winter Wherever They Happen. Take peaceful action to open up buildings for Winter Shelter as well as an end to harassment citation of folks surviving outside under “trespass on public property”, “closed area”, “public nuisance” and “blocking the sidewalk” pretexts;
Witness, oppose, and document police and ranger harassment using “closed areas”, “blocking the sidewalk”, “public nuisance”, “public trespass”, and “illegal lodging” to get around the Boise v. Martin “No shelter? No tickets!” decision.
Demand City Manager “Mangler” Martin Bernal and SCPD Police Chief  “Ambushmaster” Andy Mills account for their destruction of Camp Phoenix ignoring City Council’s required Standard Operating Procedures for closing encampments and violating their own admission that “trespass” could not be properly applied to the survival sleepers
Sign up at the SCHU Table at the Food Not Bombs meals to find more direct and effective ways to support the next homeless-run encampment.  Contact the Union at 831-431-7766.  Union meets 5 PM Sundays at Front & Water St.  Phone: 431-7766  DONATE SURVIVAL GEAR SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS AT FOOD NOT BOMBS
Document Homeless Discrimination & Sign Up for Direct Action to “Open the Bathrooms Now!” Action by contacting the SC Union, HUFF,  Conscience & Action, or the Give-A-Shit Campaign Provide Direct Support to Survival Camps & Squats as City Council Ignores the Winter Shelter Emergency; Skip the Poverty Pimp Entrepreneurs
Post Your Documentation of Police and Ranger “Move Along” Mischief or Pass it on to Barracuda Mama at 831-431-7766  Donate to Existing Homeless Encampments, NOT Poverty-Pimp Posturers– Survival Demands Blankets, Water, Tarps, Portapotties & Trash Pick-Up’s–and Deter Police Harassment by being On Call to Document It.
Additional Needs for Community Samaritans!–More Needs: Potable Water for Drinking, Laundry Access so Clothes Don’t Mildew, and More Space in Additional Spots, Monitor and Expose Cop Crackdowns Support Food Not Bombs,  the Warming Center’s Day/Night Storage Program, HUFF, Conscience and Action,Santa Cruz Union of the Homeless by documenting, providing resources, & publicizing the situation.  Check out The Santa Cruz Community, Santa Cruz Homeless Advocates & Homeless Outside in Santa Cruz, Monterey County Homeless Advocates, SNAIL, HEART Disabled Homeless People,  Power Surge Tenants Rights, Bay Area Landless People’s Alliance, and more on Facebook..then go out and do something!
  Read Updates and Post Them on Santa Cruz Indymedia at https://www.indybay.org/santa-cruz/   Exchange information with other supporters there to generate more communication and better solutions in the future.   Listen in to Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides at freakradio.org Thursdays 6-8 PM, Sundays 9:30 AM- 3 PM   Hear archived shows at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html .  Call in with street reports and commentary: 831-335-4844   If you must, expropriate items from corporate & chain stores.  Don’t steal from vulnerable fellow homeless or local businesses!

Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides netcast streams tonight 1-23-20 at 6 PM at www.freakradio.org: Report on the Martin Luther King Parade and Santa Cruz Union’s 1-12 Sidewalk Meeting

YOU FIND US STUDIO SPACE, WE GOT A REWARD FOR YOU.

WE GOT $$$ FOR YA ($300!) IF WE CAN USE WHAT YOU SUGGEST FOR A YEAR.   SOME PLACE IN SANTA CRUZ –DETAILS BELOW.

FIND US A TRANSMITTER LOCATION?  YOU GET  HUGS, KISSES, GRATITUDE, AND A CHANCE TO CALL IN, ARGUE, INFORM, AND DENOUNCE !
 
We need access to a bathroom, internet, and electricity–either indoors or out (we’ll build a structure if necessary). 

We’re also seeking a transmitter space where we can put up an antenna–a backyard, a multistory home, a high tree–help us spread the word.   
Tonight’s show streams at freakradio.org and archives at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html  

  • Inside the Penal System–A Phone Call From the Darkness from Harold Prescott Ashton III
  • “Tough It Out” Tyler Restores Video Shows on Pacific Avenue
  • Councilmember Glover’s Mid-Week Update
  • Santa Cruz Homeless Union Plots and Plans in its 1-12-20 Meeting
  • Marching and Mockery in the Martin Luther King Day Parade With a Police Chief Pushing New Anti-Homeless Laws

HUFF meets Wednesday 1-22-20 noon-2 PM Sub Rosa Cafe Under the Microscope: Chief Mills’ Anti-Homeless Proposals

HUFF Proposals for 1-22-20

Announcements    Norse Updates (Clippings, Iran)

Street and Camp Reports

FOLLOW-UP ON PAST ACTIONS

*** Following up on SCPD Demands –Vehicle Ticketing, Storage Pick-Up’s

*** Contact List Follow-Up—Camps, Occupations, Protests

*** Direct Contacts & Reports from Individual Survival Camps & Refugees

*** Recall Resistance (and Gloomy Report on Glover’s Council Caving)

 FUTURE POSSIBLE GROUP ACTION ITEMS:

*** Coffee Canopy at Manager’s Office w/ Petitioning: Follow the Gov’s “Designate Open Areas” & the Camp Phoenix 2 Proposal

*** Wait-In at  P & R Offices (Bring Your Own Chairs) to get Eliot to stop ‘Stay-Away” Harassment

*** City Council Offices Gathering to Petition for Emergency Action on Emergency Winter Shelter

*** Flyering the Metro demanding end to Discriminatory Exclusions

*** Series of Forums with Speakers on Encampment Strategies in Different Cities, Role-Playing for Proper S, Prep for Campground

*** Flyer on “Fight Your Vehicular Ticket”

*** Vigil Against Two Wars Downtown

RESEARCH ITEMS:

*** Public Records Posting and Summaries on-Line: organizing the google site.

***Recent Requests for (a) all citations city-wide for alt-camp citations for blocking the sidewalk, being in a closed area, park after dark, public nuisance, illegal lodging, etc. for the last year; and

(b) all Pacific Avenue citations for the last six months

*** Santa Cruz Local KNOW YOUR RIGHTS Flyer for Those On the Ground & in vehicles

ACT BETWEEN MEETINGS:

Contact Robert at 423-4833 to help with Public Records Analysis or Expanding Contact Lists

Attend Public Meetings of Public Officials with Signs & Loud Questions: WHERE’S WINTER SHELTER?

UPCOMING EVENTS:

          Wednesday January 22nd 3:15 PM- 4:30 PM Small Claims Court Workshop: 701 Ocean St. County Bldg Room 10

Wednesday January 22 6-8 PM Pacific Cultural Center 1307 Seabright. Councilmembers Drew Glover and Chris Krohn Say “No” on the Recall

Friday January 24 5:30-7 PM Room 10 City Hall Offices Councilmember Glover Reviews the upcoming Tuesday 1-28 City Council Agenda

Sunday January 26 5-6 PM  SC Homeless Union Weekly Meeting on the sidewalk at the FNB Meal at the side of the Main Post Office

Norse Netcast  Thur 6-8 PM, Sun 9:30 AM- 3 PM : freakradio.org, http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html

Tuesday January 28 City Council Meeting   Time TBA  Predicted to be on the Agenda (1) the Parks and Recreation Department is requesting that the California Coastal Commission approve another anti-homeless measure,

                                    extending the Main Beach’s six month curfew that ends March 2020 (and was adopted on Cowell Beach since 2013) from  midnight to an hour before sunrise.  If passed, concerned folks can

appeal this to the California Coastal Commission which meets March 11-13, 2020 at the Hilton in Scotts Valley at 6001 La Madrone Dr. S.C. 

(agenda to be posted March 6 at https://www.coastal.ca.gov/meetings/agenda/  (2) surveillance technology, (3) mushrooms as medicine.

Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides netcasts today (1-19-20) at 9:30AM at freakradio.org at 9:30 AM- 3 PM with the Perennial Peter Marin, “Manhandler” Andy Mills Latest Anti-Homeless Schemes, ACLU Antics, City Council Chatter—and more!


STILL STUDIO AND PHONE CHALLENGED,  BUT CALL IN AT 423-4833 AFTER YOU HEAR THE SHOWWITH COMMENTS, NEWS, AND CASTIGATION FOR THE NEXT SHOW & I’LL CALL BACK !
Free Radio Santa Cruz stands ready to dole out $300 for info leading to a 10′ X 10′ studio space with bathroom, internet, and electrical access–either indoors or out (we’ll build a structure).  We’re also seeking a transmitter space where we can put up an antenna–a backyard, a multistory home, a high tree–help us spread the word.   Help us so we can help you!
Today’s show streams at freakradio.org and archives at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html   



ON THE SHOW

  • Covering the SCPD-orchestrated “Homeless Removal” program of Chief Mills before the Santa Cruz Neighbors Peanut Gallery 1-15
  • Andrea the Street Spirit Vendor Describes Her Beat
  • Santa Barbara Gets A New Legal Homeless Defender–a Report from Pepper-n-Salt Peter Marin
  • Checking in with the real “Winter Shelter” users, huddling by the Post Office fence: Words with George Willoughby and Daniel
  • Cackling outside City Council at the “Let Us Make A Second Camp Phoenix” Protest with Rafa, Alicia, and Keith
  • Reassuring patter from the mild-mannered smooth-talking City Manager Martin (“the Mellow Mangler”) Bernal on the City’s (lack of) Homeless Winter Shelter
  • Growls from the Groundlings–Selections from the 1-14 City Council’s Oral Communications
  • Educating the Local ACLU:  “Punch Back” Paul Boden of WRAP (Western Regional Alliance Project) Keynotes the Crowd
  • Pronouncements Past Due–Pleich Postures and Posner Pleads at the ACLU Awards


REVIEW THE PAUL BODEN ADVICE TO THE SC HOMELESS UNION at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=88Zc85WbJvY

CHECK OUT CHIEF MILLS PUSHING HIS “DISAPPEAR HOMELESS ENCAMPMENTS” PROGRAM BEFORE THE REACTIONARY SANTA CRUZ NEIGHBORS VIGILANTE GROUP at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g1vi1QGWgK0

DOCUMENTING THE LIES THAT BETRAYED SHELTER FOR 70-100 PEOPLE LAST NOVEMBER 15TH AT CAMP PHOENIX (ROSS CAMP 2)

Act Locally or Regret Repeatedly: 

Bring your sleeping bags, voices, & blankets 5 PM Sunday to the Sidewalk Rally outside the Main Post Office for an Organize-for-Martin-Luther-King-Monday action.  Munchables provided by Food Not Bombs as usual; Oratory by the Santa Cruz Homeless Union.
Demand “Bad News” Bernal Order His Cops to Stand off and Allow Homeless Activists to Reopen Camp Phoenix now that Governor Newsom has declared that area surplus space to be designated for homeless use. Denounce the latest cosmetic “Winter Shelter” lie with the opening of the Armory–which only serves 20 more people and ignores the 1000-2000 outside, spending ridiculous sums of money to shelter a few, while really providing protective cover to the City Council and Board of Supervisors for essentially doing nothing for the great majority.
Contact Chief Mills at amills@cityofsantacruz.com  to demand fundamental changes such as that seized survival gear be available for reclaiming during regular business hours, not just 6 hours as week.  See https://www.indybay.org/uploads/2019/12/18/police_protest_flyer_12-18-19.pdf Hold accountable City Hall NIMBY enablers at all public meetings:  Former Mayor Martine Watkins, New Mayor Justin Cummings, City Manager-for-Life Martin Bernal, His Wrecking Crew of Abuse Enablers Susie O’Hara and Megan Bunch, Police Chief Andy Mills, & City Attorney Tony Condotti  for Inciting the Ross Camp Destruction,  Subsequent Deaths, & the Friday Nov 15th Demolition of Camp Phoenix (the renewed Deseire Memorial Survival Encampment in back of Ross) with a campaign of lies to the community regarding “adequate shelter options”. Remember Deseire Quintero–Killed by City Indifference, Negligence, and Malice in Closing the First Ross Camp Without Any Adequate Shelter!  Support Survival Campgrounds, Empty Building Takeovers This Winter Wherever They Happen. Take peaceful action to open up buildings for Winter Shelter as well as an end to harassment citation of folks surviving outside under “trespass on public property”, “closed area”, “public nuisance” and “blocking the sidewalk” pretexts;
Witness, oppose, and document police and ranger harassment using “closed areas”, “blocking the sidewalk”, “public nuisance”, “public trespass”, and “illegal lodging” to get around the Boise v. Martin “No shelter? No tickets!” decision.
Demand City Manager “Mangler” Martin Bernal and SCPD Police Chief  “Ambushmaster” Andy Mills account for their destruction of Camp Phoenix ignoring City Council’s required Standard Operating Procedures for closing encampments and violating their own admission that “trespass” could not be properly applied to the survival sleepers
Sign up at the SCHU Table at the Food Not Bombs meals to find more direct and effective ways to support the next homeless-run encampment.  Contact the Union at 831-431-7766.  Union meets 5 PM Sundays at Front & Water St.  Phone: 431-7766  DONATE SURVIVAL GEAR SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS AT FOOD NOT BOMBS
Document Homeless Discrimination & Sign Up for Direct Action to “Open the Bathrooms Now!” Action by contacting the SC Union, HUFF,  Conscience & Action, or the Give-A-Shit Campaign Provide Direct Support to Survival Camps & Squats as City Council Ignores the Winter Shelter Emergency; Skip the Poverty Pimp Entrepreneurs
Post Your Documentation of Police and Ranger “Move Along” Mischief or Pass it on to Barracuda Mama at 831-431-7766  Donate to Existing Homeless Encampments, NOT Poverty-Pimp Posturers– Survival Demands Blankets, Water, Tarps, Portapotties & Trash Pick-Up’s–and Deter Police Harassment by being On Call to Document It.
Additional Needs for Community Samaritans!–More Needs: Potable Water for Drinking and Grey Water for Washing, Laundry Access so Clothes Don’t Mildew, a Drainage System Against the Rains, More Space in Additional Spots, Monitor and Expose Cop Crackdowns Support Food Not Bombs,  the Warming Center’s Day/Night Storage Program, HUFF, Conscience and Action,Santa Cruz Union of the Homeless documenting, providing resources, & publicizing the situation.  Check out The Santa Cruz Community, Santa Cruz Homeless Advocates & Homeless Outside in Santa Cruz, Monterey County Homeless Advocates, SNAIL, HEART Disabled Homeless People,  Power Surge Tenants Rights, Bay Area Landless People’s Alliance, and more on Facebook..then go out and do something!
  Read Updates and Post Them on Santa Cruz Indymedia at https://www.indybay.org/santa-cruz/   Exchange information with other supporters there to generate more communication and better solutions in the future.   Listen in to Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides at freakradio.org Thursdays 6-8 PM, Sundays 9:30 AM- 3 PM   Hear archived shows at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html .  Call in with street reports and commentary: 831-335-4844   If you must, expropriate items from corporate & chain stores.  Don’t steal from vulnerable fellow homeless or local businesses!

Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides netcast streams tonight 1-16-20 at 6 PM at www.freakradio.org: Blacklisted Brent Adams on Warming Center Winters and Punch-Back Paul Boden of Western Regional Advocacy Project

YES, WE STILL HAVE NO STUDIO AND WILL PAY TO FIND ONE !

WE GOT $$$ FOR YA ($300!) IF WE CAN USE WHAT YOU SUGGEST FOR A YEAR.   SOME PLACE IN SANTA CRUZ –DETAILS BELOW.

FIND US A TRANSMITTER LOCATION?  YOU GET  HUGS, KISSES, GRATITUDE, AND A CHANCE TO CALL IN, ARGUE, INFORM, AND DENOUNCE !
 
We need access to a bathroom, internet, and electricity–either indoors or out (we’ll build a structure if necessary). 

We’re also seeking a transmitter space where we can put up an antenna–a backyard, a multistory home, a high tree–help us spread the word.   
Tonight’s show streams at freakradio.org and archives at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html  

HUFF meets today noon-2 PM Sub Rosa Cafe Prepping for MLK Day Rally and Actions Against the Cruel Frost of Winter and City Council

HUFF Proposals for 1-15-20

Announcements    Norse Updates (Clippings, Iran)

Street and Camp Reports

Council Meeting, Correcting the Narrative

Staff Reports for Thursday

PREP FOR SC Homeless Union

5 PM 1-19  pre-MLK Day Rally

Possible Follow-Up Actions

PRIOR ACTION ITEMS

*** Following up on SCPD Demands –Vehicle Ticketing, Storage Pick-Up’s

*** Contact List Follow-Up—Camps, Occupations, Protests

*** Direct Contacts & Reports from Individual Survival Camps & Refugees

*** Recall Resistance (and Gloomy Report on Glover’s Council Caving)

 FUTURE POSSIBLE GROUP ACTION ITEMS:

*** Coffee Canopy at Manager’s Office w/ Petitioning: Follow the Gov’s “Designate Open Areas”

*** Wait-In at City Offices (Bring Your Own Chairs) to get Cummings to stop Garage Crackdowns

*** City Council Offices Gathering to Petition for Emergency Action on Winter Shelter

*** Flyering the Metro demanding end to Discriminatory Exclusions

*** Series of Forums with Speakers on Encampment Strategies in Different Cities, Role-Playing for Proper SC

*** Flyer on “Fight Your Vehicular Ticket”

*** Vigil Against Two Wars Downtown

RESEARCH ITEMS:

*** Public Records Posting and Summaries on-Line

*** Santa Cruz Local KNOW YOUR RIGHTS Flyer for Those On the Ground

*** Citations, Stay-Aways, and Arrests in the Last Three Months 

ACT BETWEEN MEETINGS:

Contact Robert at 423-4833 to help with Public Records Analysis or Expanding Contact Lists

Attend Public Meetings of Public Officials with Signs & Loud Questions: WHERE’S WINTER SHELTER?

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Santa Cruz Neighbors  Klavern  7-8:30 PM Today Wed SCPD “Community” Room 155 Center St.: “will focus on details of reinstating the no-camping ordinance, other laws with speakers Andy Mills, Public Works director Mark Dattle, mostly on ordinances upcoming in February

Thursday 5 PM January 16:  Deadline for Warming Center Agenda Item

SC Homeless Union Weekly Meeting Sun 5 PM 1-19-19 FNB Meal, Main Post Office

Norse Netcast  Thur 6-8 PM, Sun 9:30 AM- 3 PM : freakradio.org, http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html

MLK Parade 10 AM 1-20  Cathcart & Pacific to Louden Nelson Locked-Bathroom Ctr

              Small Claims Court Workshop: 1-22 3:15 PM- 4:30 PM County Bldg Room 10

Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides netcasts today (1-12-20) at 9:30AM at freakradio.org at 9:30 AM- 3 PM Planning a Council Protest; Flashbacks within Flashbacks: the 2-22-98 Show


NO STUDIO–NO PHONE LINE.  BUT CALL IN AT 423-4833 & I’LL CALL BACK !
Free Radio Santa Cruz stands ready to dole out $300 for info leading to a 10′ X 10′ studio space with bathroom, internet, and electrical access–either indoors or out (we’ll build a structure).  We’re also seeking a transmitter space where we can put up an antenna–a backyard, a multistory home, a high tree–help us spread the word.   Help us so we can help you!
Today’s show streams at freakradio.org and archives at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html   



ON THE SHOW

  • Upcoming “Shitty City” Council Meeting Agenda Analysis for 1-14 and Proposed 5 PM Protest
  • Chowing and Chattering at the Santa Cruz Diner with “Scope it Out” Scott and “Phantomwalk” Free
  • 1-5 Union of the Homeless Updates and Protest Plans to Demand (or Create) Winter Shelter at Council 1-14, A Few Camp Updates
  • St. James Visits “By the Roadside” Beverly at the Washington St. Sidewalk Encampment
  • “Back to Basics” Brent Adams Explains His Triaging Formula on the Few Nights the Warming Center Opens
  •  Oakland’s Moms4 Housing Update 
  •  Rough Talk from Red Church Rogues: Abbey’s Camp Proposals, “Substance or Posture?” Steve Pleich’s Update  
  •  Saturday Seasoning from the Food Not Bombs/Post Office Encampment Area:  Katanjammer Keith on Bogus Winter Shelter Chatter,
     Lewis on Withstanding Ranger Harassment, Violet on Psych Shelters, Dreamcatcher, “Happy-go-lucky” Henry, Free, Angel in Dispute, Eagle & Others

ALSO ON THE SHOW:  FLASHBACKS WITHIN FLASHBACKS–THE FLASHY FEBRUARY 22, 1998 SHOW

       *** Bathrobespierre Robert grills Mayor “Riot Act” Rotkin in May of 1996 on his Sleeping Ban Baloney and the Closing of the Coral St. Open Air Shelter

     ***  Spring 1994 Clips from Homeless Hating KSCO’s Coverage of the Downtown Demonstrations Against Councilmember Neal Coonerty’s Sitting Ban

     ***  “Dragonsheart” Dan Hopkins Denounces Rotkin in a December 1995 Show After the Betrayal of the Coral St. Open Air Shelter

      ***  “Sick of Poverty” Celine Pasquale Deconstructs City Council’s Anti-Homeless Stance


DOCUMENTING THE LIES THAT BETRAYED SHELTER FOR 70-100 PEOPLE LAST NOVEMBER 15TH AT CAMP PHOENIX (ROSS CAMP 2)

Act Locally or Regret Repeatedly: 

Bring your sleeping bags, voices, and blankets to City Council 5 PM Tuesday at 809 Center St. (City Hall) for a Speak-Out and possible Sleep-In.  Munchables provided by Food Not Bombs and other donors.  Oral Communciations starts at 7 PM. Demand “Bad News” Bernal Order His Cops to Stand off and Allow Homeless Activists to Reopen Camp Phoenix now that Governor Newsom has declared that area surplus space to be designated for homeless use. Denounce the latest cosmetic “Winter Shelter” lie with the opening of the Armory–which only serves 20 more people and ignores the 1000-2000 outside, spending ridiculous sums of money to shelter a few, while really providing protective cover to the City Council and Board of Supervisors for essentially doing nothing for the great majority.
Contact Chief Mills at amills@cityofsantacruz.com  to demand fundamental changes such as that seized survival gear be available for reclaiming during regular business hours, not just 6 hours as week.  See https://www.indybay.org/uploads/2019/12/18/police_protest_flyer_12-18-19.pdf Hold accountable City Hall NIMBY enablers at all public meetings:  Former Mayor Martine Watkins, New Mayor Justin Cummings, City Manager-for-Life Martin Bernal, His Wrecking Crew of Abuse Enablers Susie O’Hara and Megan Bunch, Police Chief Andy Mills, & City Attorney Tony Condotti  for Inciting the Ross Camp Destruction,  Subsequent Deaths, & the Friday Nov 15th Demolition of Camp Phoenix (the renewed Deseire Memorial Survival Encampment in back of Ross) with a campaign of lies to the community regarding “adequate shelter options”. Remember Deseire Quintero–Killed by City Indifference, Negligence, and Malice in Closing the First Ross Camp Without Any Adequate Shelter!  Support Survival Campgrounds, Empty Building Takeovers This Winter Wherever They Happen. Take peaceful action to open up buildings for Winter Shelter as well as an end to harassment citation of folks surviving outside under “trespass on public property”, “closed area”, “public nuisance” and “blocking the sidewalk” pretexts;
Witness, oppose, and document police and ranger harassment using “closed areas”, “blocking the sidewalk”, “public nuisance”, “public trespass”, and “illegal lodging” to get around the Boise v. Martin “No shelter? No tickets!” decision.
Demand City Manager “Mangler” Martin Bernal and SCPD Police Chief  “Ambushmaster” Andy Mills account for their destruction of Camp Phoenix ignoring City Council’s required Standard Operating Procedures for closing encampments and violating their own admission that “trespass” could not be properly applied to the survival sleepers
Sign up at the SCHU Table at the Food Not Bombs meals to find more direct and effective ways to support the next homeless-run encampment.  Contact the Union at 831-431-7766.  Union meets 5 PM Sundays at Front & Water St.  Phone: 431-7766  DONATE SURVIVAL GEAR SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS AT FOOD NOT BOMBS
Document Homeless Discrimination & Sign Up for Direct Action to “Open the Bathrooms Now!” Action by contacting the SC Union, HUFF,  Conscience & Action, or the Give-A-Shit Campaign Provide Direct Support to Survival Camps & Squats as City Council Ignores the Winter Shelter Emergency; Skip the Poverty Pimp Entrepreneurs
Post Your Documentation of Police and Ranger “Move Along” Mischief or Pass it on to Barracuda Mama at 831-431-7766  Donate to Existing Homeless Encampments, NOT Poverty-Pimp Posturers– Survival Demands Blankets, Water, Tarps, Portapotties & Trash Pick-Up’s–and Deter Police Harassment by being On Call to Document It.
Additional Needs for Community Samaritans!–More Needs: Potable Water for Drinking and Grey Water for Washing, Laundry Access so Clothes Don’t Mildew, a Drainage System Against the Rains, More Space in Additional Spots, Monitor and Expose Cop Crackdowns Support Food Not Bombs,  the Warming Center’s Day/Night Storage Program, HUFF, Conscience and Action,Santa Cruz Union of the Homeless documenting, providing resources, & publicizing the situation.  Check out The Santa Cruz Community, Santa Cruz Homeless Advocates & Homeless Outside in Santa Cruz, Monterey County Homeless Advocates, SNAIL, HEART Disabled Homeless People,  Power Surge Tenants Rights, Bay Area Landless People’s Alliance, and more on Facebook..then go out and do something!
  Read Updates and Post Them on Santa Cruz Indymedia at https://www.indybay.org/santa-cruz/   Exchange information with other supporters there to generate more communication and better solutions in the future.   Listen in to Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides at freakradio.org Thursdays 6-8 PM, Sundays 9:30 AM- 3 PM   Hear archived shows at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html .  Call in with street reports and commentary: 831-335-4844   If you must, expropriate items from corporate & chain stores.  Don’t steal from vulnerable fellow homeless or local businesses!

Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides netcast streams tonight 1-9-20 at 6 PM at www.freakradio.org: Yula from the UCSC Strike, Back Channel Brent Adams, “Let ‘Er Rip” Alicia Kuhl, a Chorus of Red Church Rowdies, & Andrew

THE USUAL PITCH!

WE GOT $$$ FOR YA ($300!) IF WE CAN USE WHAT YOU SUGGEST FOR A YEAR.   SOME PLACE IN SANTA CRUZ –DETAILS BELOW.

FIND US A TRANSMITTER LOCATION?  YOU GET  HUGS, KISSES, GRATITUDE, AND A CHANCE TO CALL IN, ARGUE, INFORM, AND DENOUNCE !
 
We need access to a bathroom, internet, and electricity–either indoors or out (we’ll build a structure if necessary). 

We’re also seeking a transmitter space where we can put up an antenna–a backyard, a multistory home, a high tree–help us spread the word.   
Tonight’s show streams at freakradio.org and archives at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html  

  • Yulia of UCSC on the Graduate Student Strike (COLA 4 All)
  • Winter Shelter at the Armory–Another City Manager/County Dodge to Avoid Broader Shelter
  • “Big Drum” Brent and “Less Blab, More Bacon” Alicia Kuhl on the Winter Shelter Shenanagan
  • Red Churchers Chime In:  Dreamcatcher, Marie, Noel, Marty, Jake, Steve, Richard, Martha, and Baba Ito
  • Andrea on the Death of her Father Jerry, found out in the cold by the Post Office fence

HUFF meets today 1-8-20 at the Sub Rosa Cafe at 703 Pacific at NOON

HUFF PROSPECTS for 1-8-20

PREP FOR SC Homeless Union 1-14 City Council Rally & Sleep-Out

Report on City Council’s Figleaf CACH (Community Advisory Committee on Homelessness) from 1-7

 FUTURE POSSIBLE GROUP ACTION ITEMS:

*** Coffee Canopy at Manager’s Office w/ Petitioning: We Want Open Shelter Next Week

*** Wait-In at City Offices (Bring Your Own Chairs) to get Cummings to stop Garage Crackdowns

*** City Council Offices Gathering to Petition for Mayoral Inclusion of Agenda Items by 1-2 Deadline

*** Flyering the Metro demanding end to Discriminatory Exclusions

*** Series of Forums with Speakers on Encampment Strategies in Different Cities, Role-Playing for Proper SC Response to Police Harassment

RESEARCH ITEMS:

*** Public Records Posting and Summaries on-Line

*** Santa Cruz Local KNOW YOUR RIGHTS Flyer for Those Outside

*** Citations, Stay-Aways, and Arrests in the Last Three Months

ACT BETWEEN MEETINGS:

Contact Robert at 423-4833 to help with Public Records Analysis or Expanding Contact Lists

Attend Public Meetings of Public Officials with Signs & Loud Questions: WHERE’S WINTER SHELTER?

UPCOMING EVENTS:

SC Homeless Union presents Paul Boden of WRAP Presentation 11 AM 1-12  RCNV 612 Ocean

ACLU Bummer of Justice Awards 2-4 PM 1-12 Peace United S.C.

SC Homeless Union Weekly Meeting Sun 5 PM 1-12-19 Food Not Bombs Meal, Main Post Office

Norse Netcast  Thur 6-8 PM, Sun 9:30 AM- 3 PM : freakradio.org, http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html

MLK Parade 10 AM Cathcart & Pacific to Louden Nelson Locked-Bathroom Ctr

                                                                                                      Small Claims Court Workshop: 3:15 PM- 4:30 PM County Bldg Room 10 1-22

AUDIO: Street 2019 Memorial: http://huffsantacruz.org/lost/Street%20Memorial%20with%20Reading%20of%20Homeless%20Dead%202019.mp3
2009 Memorial: http://huffsantacruz.org/lost/3%20FRSC%2012-22-19.mp3 (40 minutes in)
2019 Poverty-Pimp Memorial: http://huffsantacruz.org/lost/’Service%20Providers’%20Homeless%20Memorial%2012-19.MP3

Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides netcasts today (1-5-20) at 9:30AM at freakradio.org at 9:30 AM- 3 PM Winter Woes as a War with Iran Looms


STILL LOOKING !
Free Radio Santa Cruz stands ready to dole out $300 for info leading to a 10′ X 10′ studio space with bathroom, internet, and electrical access–either indoors or out (we’ll build a structure).  We’re also seeking a transmitter space where we can put up an antenna–a backyard, a multistory home, a high tree–help us spread the word.   Help us so we can help you!
Today’s show streams at freakradio.org and archives at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html   



ON THE SHOW

  • “Nutcracker” Nick Whitehead & “Tuf it Out” Laura Tucker at Conscience and Action 1-1-20
  •   Referendum Vote Stops RV Ban in Mountain View
  •   Dipping into the Do-It-Yourself New Year’s Eve Parade
  • “Laughter at Lunacy” Lucero Luna at the Last Night S.C. Homeless Union Canopy
  •   An Interview with the most recent Casualty of City Manager Bernal’s “No Winter Shelter” Policy–Wheelchair Jerry
  •   Challenging Lawless Police Practices in Salinas with “Roarin’ Back” Rita Acosta 
  •   Cooper and John Report on the Washington Street Encampment Next to Louden Nelson’s Fenced Off “No Bathrooms” Park
  •   Interviews as Food not Bombs sets up across from the “U.S. Out of the Middle East” Protest Opposing the Iran War (1-4)
  •   Mike Smith of the Peace and Freedom Party speaking from the anti-war protest
  • Replaying Consortium News’s Friday Show on Trump’s assassination of Iranian Revolution Guard Corps Commander Maj. Gen Qassim Suleimani.  
    Discussion with Scott Ritter, former UN weapons inspector in Iraq, and Middle East analyst Giorgio Cafiero on the reasons for the killing, its timing, and its likely consequences with hosts Elizabeth Vos and Joe Lauria (https://consortiumnews.com/2020/01/04/premiere-of-cn-live-season-2-on-the-crisis-with-iran/_)
  •   A brief Flashback to late Fall 1988 for the conclusion of KZSC’s “Hearing Voices” show interviewing homeless activists in a time of hope and turmoil with UCSC students Jennifer Kinley, Maria Alderetti, Ray Grueneich, Robert Norse, and Charles Grey.  The earlier section of the interview is at http://radiolibre.org/brb/brb160407.mp3 (45 minutes into the file).

GO TO http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html  
FOR THE 12-19 & THE 12-22 HOMELESS DEATH MEMORIALS (BOTH POVERTY-PIMP AND ACTIVIST).


ALSO ON THE SHOW:  A BRIEF FLASHBACK TO THE FALL OF 1988

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DOCUMENTING THE LIES THAT BETRAYED SHELTER FOR 70-100 PEOPLE LAST NOVEMBER 15TH AT CAMP PHOENIX (ROSS CAMP 2)

Act Locally or Regret Repeatedly: 

Contact Chief Mills at amills@cityofsantacruz.com  to demand fundamental changes such as that seized survival gear be available for reclaiming during regular business hours, not just 6 hours as week.  See https://www.indybay.org/uploads/2019/12/18/police_protest_flyer_12-18-19.pdf Hold accountable City Hall NIMBY enablers at all public meetings:  Former Mayor Martine Watkins, New Mayor Justin Cummings, City Manager-for-Life Martin Bernal, His Wrecking Crew of Abuse Enablers Susie O’Hara and Megan Bunch, Police Chief Andy Mills, & City Attorney Tony Condotti  for Inciting the Ross Camp Destruction,  Subsequent Deaths, & the Friday Nov 15th Demolition of Camp Phoenix (the renewed Deseire Memorial Survival Encampment in back of Ross) with a campaign of lies to the community regarding “adequate shelter options”. Remember Deseire Quintero–Killed by City Indifference, Negligence, and Malice in Closing the First Ross Camp Without Any Adequate Shelter!  Support Survival Campgrounds, Empty Building Takeovers This Winter Wherever They Happen. Take peaceful action to open up buildings for Winter Shelter as well as an end to harassment citation of folks surviving outside under “trespass on public property”, “closed area”, “public nuisance” and “blocking the sidewalk” pretexts;
Witness, oppose, and document police and ranger harassment using “closed areas”, “blocking the sidewalk”, “public nuisance”, “public trespass”, and “illegal lodging” to get around the Boise v. Martin “No shelter? No tickets!” decision.
Demand City Manager “Mangler” Martin Bernal and SCPD Police Chief  “Ambushmaster” Andy Mills account for their destruction of Camp Phoenix ignoring City Council’s required Standard Operating Procedures for closing encampments and violating their own admission that “trespass” could not be properly applied to the survival sleepers
Sign up at the SCHU Table at the Food Not Bombs meals to find more direct and effective ways to support the next homeless-run encampment.  Contact the Union at 831-431-7766.  Union meets 5 PM Sundays at Front & Water St.  Phone: 431-7766  DONATE SURVIVAL GEAR SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS AT FOOD NOT BOMBS
Document Homeless Discrimination & Sign Up for Direct Action to “Open the Bathrooms Now!” Action by contacting the SC Union, HUFF,  Conscience & Action, or the Give-A-Shit Campaign Provide Direct Support to Survival Camps & Squats as City Council Ignores the Winter Shelter Emergency; Skip the Poverty Pimp Entrepreneurs
Post Your Documentation of Police and Ranger “Move Along” Mischief or Pass it on to Barracuda Mama at 831-431-7766  Donate to Existing Homeless Encampments, NOT Poverty-Pimp Posturers– Survival Demands Blankets, Water, Tarps, Portapotties & Trash Pick-Up’s–and Deter Police Harassment by being On Call to Document It.
Additional Needs for Community Samaritans!–More Needs: Potable Water for Drinking and Grey Water for Washing, Laundry Access so Clothes Don’t Mildew, a Drainage System Against the Rains, More Space in Additional Spots, Monitor and Expose Cop Crackdowns Support Food Not Bombs,  the Warming Center’s Day/Night Storage Program, HUFF, Conscience and Action,Santa Cruz Union of the Homeless documenting, providing resources, & publicizing the situation.  Check out The Santa Cruz Community, Santa Cruz Homeless Advocates & Homeless Outside in Santa Cruz, Monterey County Homeless Advocates, SNAIL, HEART Disabled Homeless People,  Power Surge Tenants Rights, Bay Area Landless People’s Alliance, and more on Facebook..then go out and do something!
  Read Updates and Post Them on Santa Cruz Indymedia at https://www.indybay.org/santa-cruz/   Exchange information with other supporters there to generate more communication and better solutions in the future.   Listen in to Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides at freakradio.org Thursdays 6-8 PM, Sundays 9:30 AM- 3 PM   Hear archived shows at http://www.huffsantacruz.org/Lostshows.html .  Call in with street reports and commentary: 831-335-4844   If you must, expropriate items from corporate & chain stores.  Don’t steal from vulnerable fellow homeless or local businesses!