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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All out to stop the Privatization of OUSD

When: January 28, 2015 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Escuelita Elementary School, 1050 2nd Avenue, Oakland,CA 94606, USA

When: January 28, 2015 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm Where: Escuelita Elementary School, 1050 2nd Avenue, Oakland,CA 94606, USA Categories: Event On Wednesday OUSD will be discussing proposals to privatize Fremont HS, Castlemont HS, McClymonds HS, Frick MS and Brookfield Elementary and make it easier for charter schools to recruit public school families. This is tied to changes the district is pushing to the teacher union contract that will make these turnarounds easier to implement. OEA is fighting for the resources needed to create stable schools and bottom-up school … Continued

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Protest the San Leandro Tank!

When: February 2, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: City Hall, 835 East 14th Street, San Leandro,CA 94577, USA

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Occupy Forum: Surviving Climate Chaos: Reframing the Climate Question

When: January 26, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Unitarian Universalist Center, MLK Room, 1187 Franklin Street, San Francisco,CA 94109, USA

When: January 26, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Unitarian Universalist Center, MLK Room, 1187 Franklin Street, San Francisco,CA 94109, USA Categories: Event a special presentation on climate change with author and environmentalist Mark Hertsgaard Surviving Climate Chaos: Reframing the Climate Question ​“Over the next 50 years, climate change will transform our world in ways we have only begun to imagine. Humans have changed the weather on the planet, and the battle to prevent climate chaos has become the race to survive it. Climate change worsens already existing … Continued

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Carl Dix & Sunsara Taylor: We Need a Revolution and a Revolution is Possible!

When: January 25, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Revolution Books, 2425 Channing Way, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA

When: January 25, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Where: Revolution Books, 2425 Channing Way, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA Categories: Event  We Need a Revolution and a Revolution is Possible!  Come hear Carl Dix & Sunsara Taylor speak on why.  They will take questions. Sunsara Taylor is a writer for Revolution Newspaper, an initiator of Stop Patriarchy, and sits on the Advisory Board of World Can’t Wait. She has written on the rise of theocracy, wars and repression in the U.S., police murder and mass incarceration, and more. She has … Continued

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A careful & close analysis of the Haitian Revolution: How does it connect to today?

When: January 31, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Niebyl Proctor Library, 6501 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA

When: January 31, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Niebyl Proctor Library, 6501 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA Categories: Meeting A careful & close analysis of the Haitian Revolution (the world’s first nation of Africans to overthrow slavery)! How does it connect to today? ********************************* HAITI ACTION COMMITTEE STUDY GROUP We invite you to be apart of our monthly study group. We use films, texts, and speakers to explore Haiti’s history, current political situation, and make connections to parallel struggles throughout the U.S. and around the world. Come … Continued

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