Abandoned library now its reclaimed: Biblioteca Popular Victor Martinez 8/13/2012 Photos/Videos

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Biblioteca abandona ha sido tomada por la communidad, y esta naciendo de nuevo y esperando to presencia. Ven a leer y aprender!

Si quieres donar libros, especialmente en espanol, traelos y comparte!

La direccion: Biblioteca Popular Victor Martinez – 1449 Miller Ave, Oakland CA

More about this reclaimed library: https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2012/08/13/18719450.php

UPDATE 8/14/2012 2:20 am via FaceBook: “Khalid Shakur: 50 to 60 cops raided the library!!! it was pathetic an insulting since there were little girls selling their sex due to forced manipulation and they respond with overwhelming numbers for free books??!!! -No one (was arrested) when i left but there were still folks there extremely upset but still keeping their cool. I had to leave because I was about to lose it and it was so very upsetting.”  

UPDATE 8/17/2012: “A week after police crack down, People’s Library still operating in East Oakland” ~San Francisco Bay Guardian Online http://www.sfbg.com/politics/2012/08/17/week-after-police-crack-down-peoples-library-still-operating-east-oakland


Courtney’s Video Stream at the night of the raid


-A little history about the Chicano and Latino movement in Oakland-




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