Bathrobespiere’s Broadsides radio show streams today (9-22-19) at 9:30AM at Interviews Harm Reduction Coalition’s Denise Elerick, Checking in with the Shitty Council’s 9-24 Agenda, & 1988 Flashback to the Homeless at Council


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Tonight’s show streams at and archives at

On today’s show–the contemporary scene:
  • “Darklighter” Denise Elerick Reviews the Mathews-Myers 4 Sharps Containers But Mobile Needle “Ban” Coming Up on the Afternoon City Council Meeting Tuesday
  • “Hatespreader” Jeremy Hoestra Pals Up with SCPD Chief Mills–and Goes After another Homeless Sidewalk Sitter (See “Police Walk with a Vigilante” at
  • Tidbits from the Glover Agenda Discussion
  • Sharp-tongued Steve Pleich on the need for Narcan
  • “Obligation to Take Shelter”–a Move Towards Homeless Concentration Camps?
Flashing Back to 1988
    The last three Oral Communications of that Year: the Unhoused versus Mayors Laird and Wormhoudt

Latest local garbage


  • E-Mail City Council regarding Agenda Item #18 (a reluctant expansion of syringe disposals with a ban on injection centers and mobile services) on the afternoon agenda; censure of Krohn and Glover on the evening agenda (item #1).
  • Document Homeless Discrimination & Sign Up for Direct Action to “Open the Bathrooms Now!” Action at San Lorenzo Benchlands at the Union of the Homeless table at the Food Not Bombs meals Saturday and Sunday 4-6 PM outside the Main Post Office.
  • Support Survival Camps & Squats as City Council Sides With “No Homeless on the Beach” Bigots & Homeless People Face Police Lies & Turn-Aways from Shelter.
  • Post Your Documentation 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!
  •   Exchange information with other supporters there to generate more communication and better solutions in the future.
  •   Listen in to Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides at Thursdays 6-8 PM, Sundays 9:30 AM- 3 PM
  •   If you must, expropriate items from chain stores.  Don’t steal from vulnerable fellow homeless or local businesses!