BBQ and Hangout With the Staples Occupation Crew.

When: October 5, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: berkeley staples, Shattuck Avenue & Durant Avenue, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA

When: October 5, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Where: berkeley staples, Shattuck Avenue & Durant Avenue, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA Categories: Event Come hang out, eat (pot luck if you can swing it), get yourself heard on pirate radio and generally enjoy yourself at the Staples occupation. 56833

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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly

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

When: October 6, 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: Fracking: Building a Diverse Movement to Win

When: October 6, 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: October 6, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART, 2017 Mission Street, San Francisco,CA 94110, USA Categories: Event 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 presentsF R A C K I N G: Building a Diverse Movement to Win Hosted by Californians Against Fracking Speakers: Tia Lebherz, Food & Water Watch David Braun, Americans & Californians Against Fracking As … Continued

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Helping Hearts to Heal.

When: October 25, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Center of Hope Community Church, 8411 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland,CA 94605, USA

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Maya Schenwar: “Locked Down, Locked Out: Why Prison Doesn’t Work and How We Can Do Better!”

When: November 4, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Impact Hub, 2323 Broadway, Oakland,CA 94612, USA

When: November 4, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Impact Hub, 2323 Broadway, Oakland,CA 94612, USA Categories: Event Bay Area Book Launch and Conversation RSVP Join us November 4th, for conversation, snacks, beverages, contemplation and celebration, for the Bay Area launch of “Locked Down, Locked Out: Why Prison Doesn’t Work and How We Can Do Better“! Author Maya Schenwar will read from her book and discuss the impact of prison on families and communities — and how people around the country are taking action to create a world … Continued

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Block The Boat!

When: October 25, 2014 @ 5:00 am – 9:00 am

When: October 25, 2014 @ 5:00 am – 9:00 am Categories: Action The Block the Boat Coalition calls on the SF Bay Area to join us as we stop ZIM at the Port of Oakland once again. Stay tuned for updates! Subscribe to text-alerts by texting “join” to (510) 346-5951 Follow us on twitter @BlockTheBoat To get involved, contact info@araborganizing.org Facebook event & RSVP. ================ August 2014 Longest Blockade of Israeli Ship in History ZIM ship turned away from SSA in Oakland! For four days straight the San Francisco Bay … Continued

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Win Tenant Protections and Healthy Housing for Oakland!

When: September 30, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

When: September 30, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Categories: Event Thousands of Oakland’s tenants are being intimidated by their landlords, harassed, or neglected in the landlords attempts to push them out.  We have worked with Council member Dan Kalb to draft an ordinance that will stop this behavior and fine landlords that intimidate or threaten tenants, and we need your support to get the council to pass it. The Tenant Protection Ordinance (TPO) will define harassment to include 16 different methods that we have seen landlords use to push … Continued

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Beyond the Red Line – UKRAINE Facism & Anti-facism

When: October 12, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists, 1924 Cedar Street, Berkeley,CA 94709, USA

When: October 12, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Where: Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists, 1924 Cedar Street, Berkeley,CA 94709, USA Categories: Event A documentary chronicle of the war in Ukraine, and the suffering of people whose lives it has touched. Forty powerful photos of peaceful civilians and forced refugees. A national photo project tour, including a slideshow presentation, sponsored by the International Action Center and the United National Anti-war Coalition. Photos prepared by multimedia international information agency Rossiya Segodnya photojournalists in Russia and Ukraine.From the exhibit opening press … Continued

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Einstein For Mayor: the Formal Announcement!

When: October 2, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Where: City Hall steps, Oscar Grant Plaza, Broadway & 14th Street, Oakland,CA 94612, USA

When: October 2, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Where: City Hall steps, Oscar Grant Plaza, Broadway & 14th Street, Oakland,CA 94612, USA Categories: Event He’s a very good dog, and he’ll make a very good Mayor.   What? A press conference to formally announce Einstein’s candidacy. Why?  The Oakland Mayoral campaign needs a voice for the City’s oppressed residents. A dog for Mayor of Oakland?!  Sound crazy?  But the question, as we see it, is not, “Can a dog run the City?” The question we should all ask … Continued

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Emergency Demonstration: HANDS OFF PRESIDENT ARISTIDE AND THE LAVALAS MOVEMENT!

When: September 30, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Market Street & Montgomery Street, San Francisco,CA 94104, USA

When: September 30, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Where: Market Street & Montgomery Street, San Francisco,CA 94104, USA Categories: Action Event EMERGENCY DEMONSTRATION HANDS OFF PRESIDENT ARISTIDE AND THE LAVALAS MOVEMENT! HUNDREDS OF SUPPORTERS RALLY OUTSIDE PRESIDENT ARISTIDE’S HOME AFTER MASKED AND HOODED POLICE SURROUND IT! ON SATURDAY MORNING, MASKED HAITIAN POLICE SURROUNDED FORMER PRESIDENT JEAN-BERTRAND ARISTIDE’S HOUSE, AS HAITIAN RADIO STATIONS BROADCAST NEWS THAT HE WOULD BE IMMEDIATELY ARRESTED. HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE RALLIED IN FRONT OF THE HOUSE, VOWING TO STAY THERE TO PREVENT HIS ARREST. THIS … Continued

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