Bathrobespierre’s Broadsides 10-23-22 streams at and will archive shortly after at 9:30 AM-3 PM Benchlands Brutality Noon Tuesday 10-25; Brent Adams Interview Flashback to December 7, 2008

On today’s 10-23 show:

  • Day Before the November 18th Benchlands Demolition: David and Cloud Report No Notices and Police Cutting Tent Poles Early
  • “Backstory” Brent Adams on the Closing of Footbridge Services
  • Badnews briefs from Counterpunch’s Jeffrey St. Clair:
  • “Scope it Out” Scott Graham on City Mangler Matt Huffaker’s Quarterly

On the 12-7-08 Flashback: 

  • Bathrobespierre and Terrible Thomas soon joined by Shadow Mayor Rotkin discuss UCSC free speech repression, homeless Sleeping Ban persecution, street performer repression & other issues.
  • Copwatch Chowdown UN Human Rights Declaration 60th Anniversary SleepOut on the sidewalk in front of what is now Forever Twenty-One
  • Needle exchange/HIV prevention activist Penelope Jernberg in-studio guest
  • Rotkin fields criticisms of tasering those in restraints, no executive salary cuts for higher officials, over-policing downtown, heckler vetos against street singers, Metro Center repression, etc.
  • More on the 12-6 Copwatch Chowdown
  • Call-in’s from  Germany’s Nick “Windswept” and downtown worker Beth
  • City Council news and blues: critique of new Councilmember Madrigal
  • Coral Brune Cruzmos—sleepban protester, Free Radio broadcaster, video documenter, and food provier on the SleepOut.
  • Bill, artist and sleepcriminal, speaks from the SleepOut

Interested in helping scout out a TRO (Temporary Restraining Order] such as saved the San Lorenzo Survival Encampments in December 2020?   Call HUFF  at 831-423-4833.  A distant hope but not completely out of reach.