First Friday: Honoring Monique Robinson on ABC4J.

When: August 1, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Alan Blueford Center for Justice, 2434 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland,CA 94612, USA

When: August 1, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Where: Alan Blueford Center for Justice, 2434 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland,CA 94612, USA Categories: Event At The Alan Blueford Center For Justice, our mission is to help heal the community in Alan’s name so that his memory lives on thru change directed at unity & love. We will be dedicating First Friday to Monique Robinson & her son Taylor, aka Fat Daddy. “Honor Monique by supporting her child. Taylor has been lucky to have other loving caregivers who have shared in … Continued

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Fresh Juice Party in Concert

When: July 17, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Mojo Theater, 2940 16th Street #217, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA

When: July 17, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Where: Mojo Theater, 2940 16th Street #217, San Francisco,CA 94103, USA Categories: Event Listing:  No other details. (Fresh Juice Party is the anchor behind Chalkupy) 56236

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Politics of Debt Reading Group: Critiquing Piketty.

When: July 23, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: OMNI Collective, 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA

When: July 23, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Where: OMNI Collective, 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA Categories: Meeting Here are the articles on Piketty we will read for the next class Summary of Piketty argument: http://boingboing.net/2014/06/24/thomas-pikettys-capital-in-t.html Critique of Piketty: Mainstream: https://www.jacobinmag.com/2014/05/capital-eats-the-world/ Occupy (very short by Graeber): http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/may/30/savage-capitalism-back-radical-challenge Plus a radio interview from Michael Hudson: http://youtu.be/uv6kEd9C9CM And another, optional, topical-historical take on Picketty and Capitalism: http://truth-out.org/opinion/item/24489-the-compelling-conclusion-about-capitalism-that-piketty-resists Here is how to get to the OMNI from BART: 1) get off at the MacArthur station 2) head East towards Telegraph … Continued

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Dimond Third Thursday Stroll

When: July 17, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Dimond District, MacArthur Boulevard & Dimond Avenue, Oakland,CA 94602, USA

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Gill Tract Supporters: Rally at UC Regents Meeting.

When: July 16, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Where: UCSF conference center, 1675 Owens Street, UCSF/Mission Bay,San Francisco,CA 94158, USA

When: July 16, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am Where: UCSF conference center, 1675 Owens Street, UCSF/Mission Bay,San Francisco,CA 94158, USA Categories: Action Event Dear Gill Tract Supporters, Next Wednesday, July 16th from 8am-10am, please join SEAL and supporters to give public comments and rally at the UC Regents Meeting. Come talk directly to President Napolitano, and tell her that a “Global Food Initiative” starts at home! The UC’s hypocrisy is clear. It’s our job to call them out: Walk your talk! To read more about Napolitano’s “Global Food Initiative”, check … Continued

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Community Funeral procession For Palestine Demonstration (SF)

When: July 20, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: San Francisco Ferry Building, 1 Market Street, San Francisco,CA 94105, USA

When: July 20, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Where: San Francisco Ferry Building, 1 Market Street, San Francisco,CA 94105, USA Categories: Event Join us in a symbolic funeral procession to honor the Palestinian martyrs that have sacrificed their lives for the liberation of Palestine. Within the past couple weeks the illegal, terrorist, and apartheid state of Israel and their military have killed over 170 Palestinian, and thousands have been injured as the Israeli government has bombed Gaza. It is going to be a symbolic procession that are similar … Continued

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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly

When: July 21, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Downtown Berkeley Post Office steps., 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA

When: July 21, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Downtown Berkeley Post Office steps., 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA Categories: Meeting The Postal Service has put the Berkeley Post Office up for sale!! The Postal Service has started to outsource Post Office services to Staples, replacing union jobs with low-paying, low benefit work. And we’re fighting against both! Come help us plan our next steps. We’ve began the “Don’t Shop at Staples” campaign with some awesome… what else? … postcards to send to Staples management!  Here’s the … Continued

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Child Detention Border Crisis: Emergency Community Forum

When: July 19, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Precita Community Center, 534 Precita Avenue, San Francisco,CA 94110, USA

When: July 19, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Where: Precita Community Center, 534 Precita Avenue, San Francisco,CA 94110, USA Categories: Event Meeting The Central American Resource Center (CARECEN,) Instituto Familiar de la Raza (IFR,) Red Nacional de Salvadoreños en el Exterior (RENACE) and Share Foundation among other community and immigrant rights organizations and advocates are calling the community at large to an Emergency Community Forum to discuss a plan of action to address the crisis of 60,000 central American children and youth currently detained in immigration detention center. … Continued

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Lift Up Oakland $12.25 Min Wage Proposal Before City Council

When: July 15, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 11:45 pm
Where: City Hall, Broadway & 14th Street, Oakland,CA 94612, USA

When: July 15, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 11:45 pm Where: City Hall, Broadway & 14th Street, Oakland,CA 94612, USA Categories: Event Agenda, Item 11 Subject: Establishing A Minimum Wage From: Office Of The City Clerk Recommendation: Adopt A Resolution, Pursuant To An Initiative Petition, Submitting To The Electors At The November 4, 2014 Statewide General Election, A Proposed City Ordinance “Establishing A City Minimum Wage, Sick Leave, And Other Employee Rights”; Consolidating The Election With The Statewide General Election; And Directing The City Clerk To Fix The Date For … Continued

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Kenneth Harding Jr Foundation Monthly Community Feed

When: July 20, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Kenny's Plaza (FNA Mendell Plaza), 3rd Street & Oakdale Avenue, San Francisco,CA 94124, USA

When: July 20, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Where: Kenny's Plaza (FNA Mendell Plaza), 3rd Street & Oakdale Avenue, San Francisco,CA 94124, USA Categories: Event The reason we feed the community is because on July 16, 2011 19 year old Kenneth Wade Harding Jr. was brutally murdered by the SFPD over a $2.00 transit fare. While the community of Bayiew Hunters Point watched this live, the rest of the world watched the horrific video on youtube. It was evident that something needed to be done to address not only … Continued

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