First Friday: Strike Debt Bay Area.

When: July 4, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: First Friday – We'll be somewhere in the mix!, Telegraph Avenue & 25th Street, Oakland,CA 94612, USA

When: July 4, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm Where: First Friday – We'll be somewhere in the mix!, Telegraph Avenue & 25th Street, Oakland,CA 94612, USA Categories: Event Come get our new “Public Bank of Oakland” shirts!! Learn about debt and how it is screwing everyone… or just come and hang out! Look for our table somewhere between 24th & 25th streets. Follow us on twitter @strikdebtba And join us at our next meeting! 56111

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Andrew Chirwa, President South African Metalworkers Union, Speaks

When: July 6, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: ILWU Local 10 Union Hall, 400 North Point Street, San Francisco,CA 94133, USA

When: July 6, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: ILWU Local 10 Union Hall, 400 North Point Street, San Francisco,CA 94133, USA Categories: Meeting Special Meeting with Andrew Chirwa. “Bloody Thursday” July 5th commemorates the police murder of maritime workers in the 1934 Big Strike which provoked the San Francisco General Strike. All US West Coast ports are shutdown to honor the 6 labor martyrs killed during the strike. In 2012, at the Marikana mine in South Africa, 34 striking miners were massacred by police. ILWU Local 10 … Continued

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Andrew Chirwa, President South African Metalworkers Union, Speaks

When: July 5, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: ILWU Local 34, Ship Clerks Union, 801 2nd Street, San Francisco,CA 94107, USA

When: July 5, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: ILWU Local 34, Ship Clerks Union, 801 2nd Street, San Francisco,CA 94107, USA Categories: Event Film showing: “Miners Shot Down.” “Bloody Thursday” July 5th commemorates the police murder of maritime workers in the 1934 Big Strike which provoked the San Francisco General Strike. All US West Coast ports are shutdown to honor the 6 labor martyrs killed during the strike. In 2012, at the Marikana mine in South Africa, 34 striking miners were massacred by police. ILWU Local 10 … Continued

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JOIN US AT SF PRIDE 2014 FOR HONORARY GRAND MARSHAL CHELSEA MANNING 2014 GAY PARADE

When: June 29, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: SF GAY PRIDE PARADE, Howard Street & Spear Street, San Francisco,CA 94105, USA

View Map When: June 29, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Where: SF GAY PRIDE PARADE, Howard Street & Spear Street, San Francisco,CA 94105, USA UPDATED MEETING LOCATION! Pride has given us our location- we will be meeting at Spear St between Howard and Folsom. Please arrive by 11:00am for an expected go time of 11:30! Volunteers are always welcome to arrive earlier- we will have folks out as early as 9:30am. 56091

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Music at the Staples Boycott Table in Berkeley!

When: June 27, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Staples, Downtown Berkeley, Shattuck Avenue & Durant Avenue, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA

When: June 27, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Staples, Downtown Berkeley, Shattuck Avenue & Durant Avenue, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA Categories: Event Thursday there was music in front of the staples store in Berkeley (Shattuck & Durant) from 4:00 to 7:30 p.m. A great new singer/guitarist named Josh Foster, as well as Redd Welsh on vocals and electronic organ. During that time there were consistently about a dozen people at the Boycott Staples table, not counting the many passers-by who stopped and showed their support. TOMORROW FRIDAY there … Continued

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Ongoing: Berkeley Staples Table/Occupation and Boycott.

When: June 26, 2014 @ 7:30 am – June 28, 2014 @ 11:45 pm
Where: Staples, Downtown Berkeley, 2352 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA

When: June 26, 2014 @ 7:30 am – June 28, 2014 @ 11:45 pm Where: Staples, Downtown Berkeley, 2352 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA Categories: Action Event Peeps are continually staffing a table outside of Staples, 24-7, ongoing for almost a week now. Come by and say hello, hang out, and give them your support! 56088

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Politics of Debt: Striike Debt Bay Area’s Reading Group.

When: July 9, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Xolo Cafe, one block from the 19th St. BART, 1916 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland,CA 94612, USA

When: July 9, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Where: Xolo Cafe, one block from the 19th St. BART, 1916 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland,CA 94612, USA Categories: Meeting We’ll have read the Bank of England admitting that it’s own in inner workings are completely opposed to that of economics textbooks and a paper on Capital Controls.  We encourage anyone to bring their own reading and video material that they think the group could benefit from.  The more voices the merrier! For next class: http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/publications/Documents/quarterlybulletin/2014/qb14q102.pdf http://research.stlouisfed.org/publications/review/99/11/9911cn.pdf and the class after: http://www.imf.org/external/np/pp/eng/2012/111412.pdf … Continued

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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. All Are Welcome.

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

When: June 30, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Downtown Berkeley Post Office, 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 front … Continued

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NET NEUTRALITY SUPPORTERS UNITE: Scheduled Day of Online Protest

When: July 10, 2014 all-day
Where: The Internet.

When: July 10, 2014 all-day Where: The Internet. Categories: Action Event Tell The FCC and Public Servants The Internet Should Be OPEN On July 10th, when public commenting ends for “Protecting and Promoting the Open Internet” we’re going to send a clear message What we are looking to create and maintain is an internet that acts as a free speech zone, a horizontal space for communication and sharing of information, and a public commons. We want to maintain the internet as a network that allows all users equal access to speak and … Continued

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