Wheeler Hall Occupation General Assembly at UC Berkeley

When: November 23, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Wheeler Hall lobby, University of California, Berkeley,Berkeley,CA, USA

When: November 23, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Where: Wheeler Hall lobby, University of California, Berkeley,Berkeley,CA, USA Categories: Event Meeting GA tonight at 8 in Wheeler Commons. Main issue: updates and finalize Walk Out tomorrow! #openuc #FightTheHike #FundOurfuture — CalProgressives (@CalProgressives) November 23, 2014 57370

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East Bay Fast Food Rally for $15 & a Union

When: December 4, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Fruitvale Bart Station Plaza, Fruitvale Bart Station, Oakland,CA 94601, USA

When: December 4, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Where: Fruitvale Bart Station Plaza, Fruitvale Bart Station, Oakland,CA 94601, USA Categories: Action Event Join us at Fruitvale Bart plaza to bring attention to widespread inequality and our shared struggles for a living wage ($15/hour) and the right to unionize without retaliation. Nov. 29th marks the 2nd anniversary of when the first 100+ fast food workers, fed up with low wages, poor treatment and disrespect walked off the job in New York. Let’s make it known that a minimum wage … Continued

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Films From The Frontlines: Screening and discussion with the Global Uprisings media collective at Occupied Wheeler Hall

When: November 23, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Wheeler Auditorium, aka Occupied Wheeler Hall, University of California, Berkeley,Berkeley,CA, USA

When: November 23, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Where: Wheeler Auditorium, aka Occupied Wheeler Hall, University of California, Berkeley,Berkeley,CA, USA Categories: Event Films From The Frontlines: Screening and discussion with the Global Uprisings media collective Join the Global Uprisings media for a special screening of their films covering international social movements! Global Uprisings is an independent news site and video series dedicated to showing responses to the economic crisis and authoritarianism. Since 2011, filmmaker Brandon Jourdan and researcher Marianne Maeckelbergh have produced 24 online viral documentary films about … Continued

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Cops vs. Free Speech

When: December 5, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: La Pena Cultural Center, 3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley,CA 94705, USA

When: December 5, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: La Pena Cultural Center, 3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley,CA 94705, USA Categories: Event How police are targeting political enemies with attempts to restrict free speech. Everyone, from black an d Latino youth, anti-war activists, labor militants and rap artists are in their cross-hairs. We can fight back against police attack on speech and school curriculums! Speakers: Keith Cook, Mumia’s brother. Cephus ‘Uncle Bobby’ Johnson. Sponsored by Labor Action Committee to Free Mumia Abu Jamal, Prison Radio and Teachers for Mumia. … Continued

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Wheeler Hall Occupation General Assembly

When: November 22, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Wheeler Hall lobby, University of California, Berkeley,Berkeley,CA, USA

When: November 22, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Where: Wheeler Hall lobby, University of California, Berkeley,Berkeley,CA, USA Categories: Event Meeting #OccupyWheeler GA happening at 8 tonight! Big decisions to be made! #occupycal #FightTheHike #takebackyourtuition @theopenuc @bpoffcampus — OCCUPY CAL (@OccupyCalCampus) November 23, 2014 57364

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Closing Arguments in CCSF Accreditation/Survival Trial

When: December 9, 2014 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Where: California State Superior Court Judge Curtis Karnow (Dept 304), McAllister Street & Polk Street, San Francisco,CA 94102, USA

When: December 9, 2014 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Where: California State Superior Court Judge Curtis Karnow (Dept 304), McAllister Street & Polk Street, San Francisco,CA 94102, USA Categories: Event COME TO CLOSING ARGUMENTS FOR TRIAL   For the entire week of Oct 27th, Superior Court Judge Karnow heard testimony from both the City Attorney’s Office and the ACCJC in the matter of the People of California vs. the ACCJC. The Judge will hear oral closing arguments on Dec. 9th. After that he will issue a tentative ruling and … Continued

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Occupy Forum: Film: “Walmart: The High Cost of Low Prices.”

When: November 24, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART, 2017 Mission Street, San Francisco,CA 94110, USA

When: November 24, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART, 2017 Mission Street, San Francisco,CA 94110, USA   Information, discussion & community! Monday Night Forum!! Occupy Forum is an opportunity for open and respectful dialogue on all sides of these critically important issues Walmart is the cheapest place in the USA to shop. In some areas, it is the only place to get some things. So, the temptation to shop there is very high. But Walmart does not create a level … Continued

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Marissa Alexander Pre-Trial Solidarity Rally

When: November 25, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Eastside Arts Alliance, 2277 International Boulevard, Oakland,CA 94606, USA

When: November 25, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Eastside Arts Alliance, 2277 International Boulevard, Oakland,CA 94606, USA Categories: Event Please join us for a community gathering and rally that will coalesce community organizers and members in solidarity with Marissa Alexander on the “eve” of her retrial. This will be an occasion to gather in poetry, song and more as we share words of struggle, resistance and hope in addition to raising greater awareness about and critical funds for Marissa. This will also be an opportunity for organizers … Continued

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Free Occupy the Farm Screening at Wheeler Hall

When: November 21, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: Wheeler Auditorium, Wheeler Hall, University of California, Berkeley,Berkeley,CA, USA

When: November 21, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Where: Wheeler Auditorium, Wheeler Hall, University of California, Berkeley,Berkeley,CA, USA Categories: Event An inspiration film about the recent occupation of UC Berkeley land that saved 10 acres from the clutches of privatization. This film is still in theaters but we are hosting a FREE SCREENING in the Open University in Wheeler Hall! http://occupythefarmfilm.com/ OCCUPY THE FARM tells the inspiring story of a community taking direct action to create a healthier and more just food system and question the stewardship of … Continued

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Change the Name! Change the Mascot!

When: November 23, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Levi Stadium , 4900 Marie P DeBartolo Way, Santa Clara,CA 95054, USA

When: November 23, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Where: Levi Stadium , 4900 Marie P DeBartolo Way, Santa Clara,CA 95054, USA Categories: Action A Northern California grassroots campaign to end the use of the racial slur as the mascot and name of the NFL team in Washington, D.C. will be re-launched November 23rd at 10:00 AM. The campaign calls upon the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell to end the use of the racial epithet and its hurtful reminder of Indigenous peoples ongoing mistreatment. We also aim to develop … Continued

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