Movie Night at the Omni Collective

When: October 17, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: OMNI Collective, 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA

When: October 17, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Where: OMNI Collective, 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA Categories: Event This Week’s Titles: Nothing Directed by Vincenzo Natali, 2003 90 min, (Comedy, Fantasy) MirrorMask Directed by Dave McKean, 2005 101 min, (Adventure, Drama, Family)   Film Nights are held in the basement of Omni and start at 7pm; the theater dims no later than 7:15, so don’t be late! BYO; Drinks, snacks, pillows, cushions, beanbags, etc. Suggested Donation for popcorn and tea: $2   More Information: You can submit … Continued

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Celebrating the Resistance: Building Unity Among Oppressed Peoples

When: October 17, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Fruitvale Bart Station, Oakland,CA 94601, USA

When: October 17, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Fruitvale Bart Station, Oakland,CA 94601, USA Categories: Event Concert and Show. Honoring the lives of all those killed by police brutality 35 year angel-versary of Lil Milagro Ramirez Building unity amongst the oppressed We convoke her spirit of resistance as we recite her poetry and give honor to her life. “Lover of peace, I want to struggle for her desperately, because since the beginning, I have dreamt of peace.” -Awakening A lawyer by profession, and a guerrilla fighter by … Continued

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Not One More Deportation!!!

When: October 13, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: Fruitvale Bart Station Plaza, Fruitvale Bart Station, Oakland,CA 94601, USA

When: October 13, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Where: Fruitvale Bart Station Plaza, Fruitvale Bart Station, Oakland,CA 94601, USA Categories: Event The rounding-up and deportation of immigrants, including children, is part of Mass Incarceration – it is a conscious policy that criminalizes Black and Latino peoples, and treats them as less than human. Families are torn apart and children are being sent back to countries from which they fled for their lives. Along with police murder, and the imprisonment of 2.4 million people, the vicious targeting of immigrants … Continued

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Opposing the Militarization of Police. What’s Next? How Do We Proceed?

When: October 27, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Niebyl-Proctor Library, 6501 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA

When: October 27, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Niebyl-Proctor Library, 6501 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA Categories: Event Meeting We are holding a followup to “Inside Urban Shield” based on the ideas that were thrown out and briefly discussed at that Community Forum.  Please come to discuss how we can most effectively act locally and influence things nationally and at the state level. Just a few of the many ideas that were proposed: Opposing the acquisition of the San Leandro tank with a demonstration. Attending Bay Area UASI … Continued

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From Ferguson To The Bay Area — KPFA Live Stream

When: October 11, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

When: October 11, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Categories: Event From Ferguson To The Bay Area: Connecting the Dots KPFA 94.1 FM Pacifica Live Programming On The Streaming Channel http://www.kpfa.org/events/ferguson-bay-area 10:00 am – 2:00 pm http://www.kpfa.org/kpfa-live-stream-channel On October 11, 2014 thousands of working people and youth will be converging in Ferguson to protest the continuing racism, discrimination and failure to arrest the policeman who murdered Michael Brown. KPFA WorkWeek will provide live streaming program from the station’s channel with activists and teachers from Ferguson and also will connect the … Continued

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Global Frackdown Lake Merritt Tomorrow!!

When: October 11, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Eastshort Park, Lakeshore Avenue & El Embarcadero, Oakland,CA 94610, USA

When: October 11, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Where: Eastshort Park, Lakeshore Avenue & El Embarcadero, Oakland,CA 94610, USA Categories: Event  There will be a gathering at Eastshore park near Lake Merritt right where Lakeshore Blvd. meets El Embarcadero. We’re excited to be joined by Oakland City Councilman Dan Kalb, the talented Occupellas, Students Against Fracking and other wonderful allies fighting Big Oil in the state. Bring a light-colored t-shirt to screen print an awesome “I support a Frack-Free California” logo, a blanket to sit on and your … Continued

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“From Denzil Dowell to Mike Brown..It’s Still Going Down”!!! 48 Anniversary of Black Panther Party

When: October 12, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: One Fam Community Event Ctr, 1606 7th Street, Oakland,CA 94607, USA

When: October 12, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: One Fam Community Event Ctr, 1606 7th Street, Oakland,CA 94607, USA Categories: Event PrisonersOf ConscienceCommittee/ Black Panther Party Cubs present: “FROM DENZIL DOWELL TO MIKE BROWN..IT’S STILL GOIN DOWN” 48th Anniversary of the Black Panther Party Panthers Speak Panelists Perspectives The 10 Point Platform Fallen Comrades 56872

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Post Office Defenders General Assembly.

When: October 13, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Downtown Berkeley Post Office, 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA

When: October 13, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Downtown Berkeley Post Office, 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA Categories: Meeting WE DID IT! AFTER 14 MONTHS OF WORK, THE ZONING OVERLAY ORDINANCE PASSED ON SEPTEMBER 30th. Read more about our victory here. Nonetheless the Postal Service still has the Berkeley Post Office up for sale!! And the Postal Service outsourced Post Office services to Staples, replacing union jobs with low-paying, low benefit work. We’re still fighting against both! Come help us plan our next steps. On July … Continued

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Occupy Forum: Occupy the Food Supply

When: October 13, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART, 2017 Mission Street, San Francisco,CA 94110, USA

When: October 13, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART, 2017 Mission Street, San Francisco,CA 94110, USA Categories: Event Meeting Information, discussion & community! Monday Night Forum!! Occupy Forum is an opportunity for open and respectful dialogue on all sides of these critically important issues! Occupy Forum presents Occupy the Food Supply: Two films on the politics of food Ripe for Change – a film by Emiko Omori & Jed Riffe and Occupy the Farm (Trailer) by Todd Darling Ripe for … Continued

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Coalition for a Taser-Free Berkeley Meeting.

When: October 9, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Grassroots House, 2022 Blake Street, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA

When: October 9, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Where: Grassroots House, 2022 Blake Street, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA Categories: Meeting   Berkeley Police want to have Tasers.  But week after week there are incidents all across the country of people being tased by police to death, or for no reason, or to torture them for their alleged “crime” of disrespect. Come help put a stop to this insanity.   56856

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