Hunker down with HUFF at the Sub Rosa Courtyard next to the Bike Church 11 AM Wednesday December 9 or look in earlier at the threatened police raid on the Felker St. encampments near the old Camp Paradise site behind Footbridge Services

Agenda Prospects
           Support for the Threatened Eviction-with-no-place-to-go for the Felker St. encampments
​          A Wincing Look at the new City Clownsil and its last meeting of the Year
         “Freedom Camp” Expands to the Duck Pond and Beyond–100 tents and still no adequate sanitation or drinking water?
         4 Hour 22nd Annual Homelessness Marathon from 3 PM to 7 PM 9-9  listen here: https://stream.audioport.org:9000/special
Call-in number during the broadcast: 877-NOBODY-8 (877-662-6398)
         RV Responses to Terrorist Ticketing from the Gruesome Gentry & Follow-Up on Pushing Back Against the Vigilante “Volunteer” Cops
         Descending Cold, Neither Roomkey nor Housekey nor Winter Shelter as December Whips In
         Other cities fightback:  Santa Barbara and Sacramento with Lawsuits, Los Angeles with Squatting


 With a third round of propane-fueled heating provided by Joe Schultz, consternation coffee brewed by the Sub Rosa Barrista and other veggie delights to snack on gathered by Glorious Gloria for all the masked wanderers reporting from the boonies.

Dress Warm for Courtyard Powwow at HUFF–Assembling without Apology again at the Sub Rosa Courtyard next to the Bike Church 11 AM Wednesday December 2, 2020 703 Pacific

Agenda Prospects
           New City Clownsil Antics in the Offing–the 2021 Council Convenes Next Tuesday 
         The Growing “Freedom Camp” Numbers With City & County Still Ignoring Sanitation & Water Needs
         Separating the Real from the Rhetorical Reforms in Chief Mills’s 17 Point Dog-n-Pony Show
         Researching RV Responses to Terrorist Ticketing from the Gruesome Gentry
         Descending Cold, Neither Roomkey nor Housekey nor Winter Shelter as December Whips In
         Out-of-Town Reports from Santa Monica, Santa Barbara, Berkeley
         …and Other Shivery Surprises


 with a second round of outdoor heating again provided by Joe Schultz, consternation coffee brewed by the Sub Rosa Barrista and other veggie delights to snack on plus other masked wanderers reporting from the outskirts

Nippy Weather Outdoors but often the usual Heated Exchange at HUFF–meeting in Sub Rosa Courtyard next to the Bike Church 11 AM Wednesday November 25th 703 Pacific

Agenda Prospects
Shouting Shame at the Shysters–Follow-Up on the Darkside Debbie Elston Protest at Copshop and DTA HQ     

Possible Spotty Updates on the Status of Psych Patients Rights to Refuse Medication in County Lock-Up


 City Council: All the Sanity Was in the Call-In’s as Cop Cosmetics Take the Day         

Council Nervously Crowns the “other” Homeless Union
         War Against the Poor Updates from Jail


 The Benchlands Depopulation and the Needs of Those Remaining
         NOMAD & Other Ally Updates


 ……….with outdoor heating provided by Joe Schultz and coffee brewed by the Sub Rosa Barrista
          plus the usual comraderie of chaos at the meeting

Likely Rain, so bring your umbrellas and rubbers, HUFF will be meeting as ever in the Sub Rosa Courtyard next to the Bike Church 11 AM Wednesday November 18th 703 Pacific

Agenda Prospects
Association of Faith Communities “Safe Parking Spaces” : Hope or Hokum?       
         Possible Spotty Updates on the Status of Psych Patients Rights to Refuse Medication in County Lock-Up
         S.C. Shitty Council’s Brush-Off of Oregon’s Cahootz Program at its Monday “Study Session”
         Barking Back at the Bullies: Volunter Cop Vigilantees Under Darkside Deborah Ellston–a Protest Pushback?
         Deadeye in the Dungeon–Another Vandweller Ripped from His Vehicular Home?          Benchlands Deadline?  And What of Everyone Else?  Updates…?
         NOMADettes Provide Helping Hands, Jumps, and Surveillance
         No Public Records Yet about the Myers-Coonerty Roughhewn Rumors: A “Special Place” for the Homeless Way Out of Town?
         Purple Punishment–the Significance of the Heightened COVID-19 Lockdown for Those Outside
         Providing Dining Areas The City Won’t–Food Not Bombs combines with Other Fab Foodsters to Do Thanksgiving
          ….With More Last-Minute Meanderings…

Under a canopy provided by Sub Rosa with outdoor heating provided by Joe Schultz           and the usual java and jawboning..

Come rain or cold, HUFF will be struggling to meet at its usual spot in Sub Rosa Courtyard next to the Bike Church 11 AM Today Wednesday November 11th 703 Pacific

A few of the Agenda tidbits to chew on, plus Bring Your Own:

Spotty Updates on the Status of Psych Patients Rights to Refuse Medication in County Lock-Up


Shitty Council Shenanagans–the Tuesday Public-Absent Meeting


Reacting to the Crush-the-Caregivers Edicts from Bowels of City Mangler Martin Bernal


Benchlands Deadline?  And What of Everyone Else?


NOMADettes Provide Helping Hands, Jumps, and Surveillance


Roughhewn Rumors: A “Special Place” for the Homeless at Camp Roberts?


Cold Class War in Santa Cruz as the Temperature Drops

Providing Dining Area The City Won’t–Food Not Bombs combines with Other Fab Foodsters to Do Thanksgiving


 ….With More Last-Minute Meanderings…

Plus coffee, crunchables, and the usual cantankerous comraderie!

HUFFsters Assemble! To See the Wreckage of the “Anyone But Trump” Strategy and Continue the Long Fight for Unhoused Civil Rights in Santa Cruz–Sub Rosa 11 AM Today Wednesday 703 Pacific

A few items on the Agenda tidbits to chew on, plus Bring Your Own:
Reviewing the Santa Cruz “Free” Guide          

Wreckage of the 2020 Election–the Local Scene          

Reacting to the Crush-the-Caregivers Edicts from Bowels of City Mangler Martin Bernal


Confronting the New Shitty Council Meeting and Members 11-10          

Do Black Lives Still Matter in Santa Cruz?  The Status of Mass Protest           Supporting the New Resistance Movement–Aiding TentHomes and VehicularHousing          

“Safe” Parking Places?          

Class War and Rumors of Class War–Where to Go When Winter Descends?
 Rising Psychiatric Forced Holds and Drugging: the Local Scene

Plus coffee, crunchables, and the usual cantankerous comraderie!

As the High-Hysteria-but-No-Change-for-the-Poor Election Approaches, HUFF huddles in frostier weather at the Sub Rosa 11 AM Today Wednesday 10-28 reviewing Resistance to Sweeps, Proposition Pick-Aparts, and Court ‘n Council Conundrums

The usual time and place with the usual coffee and crunchables. 

Likely Agenda Items:  City Clownsil’s Latest Hits,
                                       City Mangler Martin Bernal’s Latest Target,
                                       Reports from Hither and Yon,
                                       New Organizing from Old Suspects,
                                       Eleventh Hour Examination of the state Propositions plus                                        …a bunch of other stuff.

HUFF back at Sub Rosa Courtyard today 11 AM 10-21 dissecting the state Propositions, best activist strategies for homeless help, and other updates

We meet again at 703 Pacific–all welcome–clamoring about what to do next and sharing reports.
Likely topics:  

Election advisories for the Propositions                          

Public Records Update and Review                          

Latest on Marty Mirabel’s Court Case and Latest Sweep Swoops in Salinas Board of Stupes Expansion of Commercial Rental Moratorium, but for Tenants?                          

Strategies for Upcoming Dispersal of County Campground in 10 days  

Role-Playing Prep for What to Do When a Cop Approaches Your Tent (or Vehicle).                          

and…very likely…more.

HUFFing Again Wednesday October 14th at the Sub Rosa Courtyard at 703 Pacific next to the Bike Church

HUFF AGENDA PROSPECTS  10-14-20

(Add your own items; swig the free coffee)

  • Election Talk and Recommendations 
  • Follow-Up on Proposed Advice to Confronted Survival Campers–Talking Back Productively to the Police
  • Follow-Up’s on Corvalho and Riess Protections; Nick on Vehicular Letter for Tows 

Flyer Distributed During the Indigenous Slaughter Day Protest  

  • Updates on RV’s under attack:  Latest reports from the City Police assault on RV and vehicular home defenders Alicia Kuhl and others 
  • Indigenous Slaughter Updates from Monday (Keith, Carlos) 
  • Wes’s Salinas Sweeps Update from Monday 
  • Motel, Meal, Camp Reduction Reports 
  • Pleich on AFC “Safe Spaces” Parking Program. 
  • Santa Barbara FRSC Update:  
  • Summary Judgment Victory in Marysville 

HUFF meets today (Wednesday 10-7) licking its wounds and shaking off depression from last Friday’s raid on Food Not Bombs and the nearby encampments

HUFF will be doing its weekly coffee-and-combustion get together today at 11 AM in the Sub Rosa Courtyard with the following likely top topics:

  • Lessons from the partially successful but ultimately failed defense of the Food Not Bombs Lot #27 Resistance last week
  • Updates on RV’s under attack:  Latest reports from the City Police assault on RV and vehicular home defenders Alicia Kuhl and others
  • Reports on the reduction or shutoff of resources to Motel COVID-threatened residents, the proposed County Camp closing, & other camp removals throughout the City
  • The proposed new “behind closed doors” Community Courts laying out reduced but real punishments to the “guilty” stripped of civil rights.
  • New Street Spirits and Street Sheets from the Bay Area for distribution
  • Unhoused Resistance and News Elsewhere in the State: from Santa Barbara to Berkeley to Salinas
  • Street Resistance to Rule by the City Manager, Upcoming City Council “Public Meetings”, and the Continuing Police State