Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides streams today (11-24-19) at 9:30AM at More from Phoenix Camp

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Today’s show streams at and archives at   

  • City Attorney [Crapmaster Condotti] at the CACH-11/19/19
  • Councilmember Drew Glover on Homelessness-11/20/19
  • Latest Show – 11/21/2019 Thursday, November 21st 2019 – Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides
  • Latest Show – 11/24/2019 Sunday, November 24th 2019 – Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides


  • Part 2 of “Camping Ban Crafter” Condotti at the CACH ( Mayor Watkin’s Community Advisory Committee on Homelessness)
  • Rumbles and Roars from the Red Church Roustabouts and Laurel St. Shelter Refugees (Lee,”King of Nothing”, Sheree, Odd ball, Noh, Crier in the Coffee Roasting Co, Bonnie the Street Typist
  • Tips and Taunts from Badboy Brent Adams
  • Catching Up with Katzenjammer Keith McHenry in El Salvador
  • Diva the street singer rousted from in front of The Starving Musician, Joseph Earl Taylor 3’s Check-In
    • Feds Ban Marijuana Treatment for Opiate Addiction; State Raises Higher Prohibitive Taxes on “Legal” Marijuana
  • Camp Phoenix (the Deseire Quintero Memorial Survival Camp) Memories of Days 3 & 4 (11/12 & 11/13): Alicia, Tania, Jerry Lucas, Lucero Luna, Brandy, Katryn, Robert Woodleaf, Gen-I, Diana, Leshana Allen
  • Tales of Tiresome Terror from Backwoods Brandy & Robert once of the Hero’s Camp (the earlier Ross encampment)
  • 11/13Santa Cruz Union of the Homeless Meeting at the Phoenix Camp
  • Halloween Interviews with Grandma, Mom, and Daughter on the Deseire death; Memories from Gaylie & Jessie
  • Paul–110 Days Awaiting Trial in Lock-Up
  • Snippets from Cries to City Council 11-12
  • Andrea Calls in from Jail
  • 10-27 Santa Cruz Union of the Homeless Earlier Street Meet
  • The Opening of Councilmember Glover’s 11-20 “What Do We Do About Homelessness?” Forum
  • Lots, lots more….


Act Locally or Regret Repeatedly
Call Out the City Hall Criminals in Public & at 11-26 Council Meeting:  Outgoing Mayor Martine Watkins,

Incoming Mayor Justin Cummings, City Manager Martin Bernal, Police Chief Andy Mills, City Attorney Tony Condotti & Abuse Enablers Susie O’Hara & Megan Bunch 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. Demand opening 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; Oppose a new anti-homeless Camping Ban coming to City Council Tuesday November 26th 7 PM. 
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.  Bernal and Mills oversaw the Unauthorized Shutdown of Camp Phoenix, the Quintero Memorial Survival Campground Supported by the Santa Cruz Union of the Homeless on November 10th, Swept Away by Police on November 15th without warning, notice, or adequate shelter.  Subsequently Bonny Hill, an elderly woman, was found dead the morning of November 17th. 
Sign up at the SC Union of the Homeless 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

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 moreon Facebook..then go out and do something!

  Read Updates and Post Them on Santa Cruz Indymedia at   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   Hear archived shows at .  Call in with street reports and commentary: 831-423-4833.   If you must, expropriate items from chain stores.  Don’t steal from vulnerable fellow homeless or local businesses!