Anonymous: Mass Protest beginning at Walmart

When: February 1, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Walmart Oakland (near the airport), 8400 Edgewater Drive, Oakland,CA 94621, USA

When: February 1, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Where: Walmart Oakland (near the airport), 8400 Edgewater Drive, Oakland,CA 94621, USA Categories: Action Event Dear Citizens of the World, It has come to our attention that Beavercreek Officer Sean C. Williams has murdered a young, innocent, black man named John Crawford III, while he shopped at Walmart. As a result of the gun fire, Angela D. Williams had a heart attack & died. These two innocent people should be alive today. This injustice will not go unnoticed. The no … Continued

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A Line in the Tar Sands: Struggles for Environmental Justice.

When: January 29, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: The Green Arcade, 1680 Market Street, San Francisco,CA 94102, USA

When: January 29, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: The Green Arcade, 1680 Market Street, San Francisco,CA 94102, USA Categories: Event Come hear about the struggles of many people and organizations to fight the huge corporations and governments behind the tar sands projects as Joshua Kahn Russell, editor of A Line in The Tar Sands: Struggles For Environmental Justice, reads from the book and discusses the latest progress in the effort to stop this giant carbon bomb. More details below….. it’s happening at The Green Arcade (maybe San … Continued

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Oakland Livable Wage Assembly.

When: February 10, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: SEIU Local 1000, 2nd floor, 1433 Webster Street, Oakland,CA 94612, USA

When: February 10, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Where: SEIU Local 1000, 2nd floor, 1433 Webster Street, Oakland,CA 94612, USA Categories: Meeting The Oakland Livable Wage Assembly builds community and power among those who seek higher wages and better work life conditions for area workers. We meet every second and fourth Tuesday of the month at the SEIU Local 1000 union hall, 1433 Webster Street, 2nd Floor in downtown Oakland. These assembly meetings occur from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. Our work together encompasses: (1) the concerns of … Continued

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The Future of Railroads: Safety, Workers, Community & the Environment

When: March 14, 2015 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Where: Richmond Recreation Center, 3230 Macdonald Avenue, Richmond,CA 94804, USA

Buy Tickets View Map When: March 14, 2015 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm Where: Richmond Recreation Center, 3230 Macdonald Avenue, Richmond,CA 94804, USA Categories: Meeting   You are invited to take part in this cutting edge conference that brings railroad workers, environmentalists, community activists and concerned citizens together in order to build the movement for a safer and greener railroad, one that is more responsive to the needs of workers, trackside communities, citizens in general, and society as a whole.   In recent months, public attention has been focused … Continued

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Domain Awareness Center, Privacy Policy Teach-In

When: February 15, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: OMNI Collective in the ballroom, 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA

When: February 15, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Where: OMNI Collective in the ballroom, 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA Categories: Event Domain Awareness Center Teach-In  The Oakland Privacy Working Group has been active trying to get the city to adopt a privacy policy which will soon be voted on by the City Council. We wanted to have another teach-in accompanied by a security-state movie, with speakers and discussion afterward. There will probably be some food available, most likely just a few pizzas.   Here are video highlights … Continued

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Action for Worker Justice in Berkeley! Restaurant Workers Rising!

When: January 31, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: HS Lordships Restaurant, 199 Seawall Drive, Berkeley,CA 94710, USA

When: January 31, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Where: HS Lordships Restaurant, 199 Seawall Drive, Berkeley,CA 94710, USA Categories: Event Join us for our upcoming action to demand worker justice at HS Lordships! As workers all across the U.S. and Bay Area are standing up to demand living wages and fair working conditions, restaurant workers in Berkeley are also defending their right to respectful treatment and healthcare in order to live dignified lives. At HS Lordships, workers have been without a contract for more than four years. At … Continued

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Security/Privacy/Surveillance Workshop for Activists

When: January 31, 2015 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Liberating Ourselves Locally, 1234 23rd Avenue, Oakland,CA 94606, USA

When: January 31, 2015 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Where: Liberating Ourselves Locally, 1234 23rd Avenue, Oakland,CA 94606, USA Categories: Event LOL will be hosting a free Security and Privacy Workshop which will include practical sessions on phone security apps, operational security, risk assessment, and other tools you can use to enhance your safety and privacy across your devices.   Facebook event & RSVP. 57991

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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly.

When: February 9, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Downtown Berkeley Post Office, 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA

When: February 9, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Downtown Berkeley Post Office, 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA Categories: Meeting Come learn about continuing developments in the battle save the Berkeley Post Office and the Postal Service from privatization, support our Occupiers and help us plan our next steps in opposition to the theft of our public commons. THE POSTAL SERVICE WANTED TO SELL THE POST OFFICE TO HUDSON-MCDONALD DEVELOPMENT GROUP. HUDSON-MCDONALD BACKED OUT OF THE DEAL IN EARLY DECEMBER. THE CITY OF BERKELEY SUED THE POST OFFICE TO STOP THE … Continued

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Strike Debt Bay Area. Fighting Unjust Debt.

When: February 14, 2015 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: OMNI Collective in the basement, 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA

When: February 14, 2015 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Where: OMNI Collective in the basement, 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA Categories: Meeting Come and help us draw awareness to and fight unjust debt! Come get connected with SDBA’s many projects! organizing for public banking in Oakland and elsewhere. advocating for Postal banking. saving the Berkeley Post Office and stopping the Staples non-union takeover of good Post Office jobs working with the City of Richmond and other municipalities for eminent domain seizure of underwater mortgages from the banksters ongoing … Continued

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Drop the Charges: National Call-in day to Boston Mayor Walsh and DA Conley.

When: January 30, 2015 all-day

When: January 30, 2015 all-day Deliver a message to Boston’s Mayor and the District Attorney on January 30 to: “DROP THE OUTRAGEOUS ANTI-UNION FRAME-UP CHARGES AGAINST BOSTON SCHOOL BUS DRIVER STEVE KIRSCHBAUM and REHIRE THE 4 FIRED UNION LEADERS!” Facebook event. This Friday is National Call-in day to Boston Mayor Martin Walsh and District Attorney Daniel Conley. Team Solidarity – the voice of Boston’s school bus drivers – is asking supporters to call Suffolk County DA Daniel Conley at 617-619-4000 or fax him at 617-619-4210. Tell him to drop the … Continued

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