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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SING TO SAVE OUR POST OFFICE

When: December 6, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Downtown Berkeley Post Office steps., 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA

When: December 6, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Where: Downtown Berkeley Post Office steps., 2000 Allston Way, Berkeley,CA 94704, USA Categories: Event COME TO  a brief rally at the Berkeley Main Post Office, 2000 Allston at Milvia,  IT WILL BE followed by a video shoot with all who attend, singing  “Our Post Office, It Shall Not Be Moved” (to the tune of We Shall Not Be Moved). Please feel free to wear costumes, your chorus attire if you are in one, or anything you’d like. This will take … Continued

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Black and Blue Friday: a celebration presented by 350Marin

When: November 28, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Sweetwater Music Hall, 19 Corte Madera Avenue, Mill Valley,CA 94941, USA

When: November 28, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Where: Sweetwater Music Hall, 19 Corte Madera Avenue, Mill Valley,CA 94941, USA Categories: Event Black and Blue Friday: a celebration presented by 350Marin 350Marin invites you to Black and Blue Friday, “a celebration of climate justice and life on our hot little blue planet.” The lively event offers music, speakers, poetry, dance and art. Performers include JIG, Wendy Johnson, Jon Symes, Lucia Iman, Robert Steiner, Love Rockit and others. Donations requested but no one turned away. For more information and to … Continued

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Javier Arbona on the Architecture of Surveillance

When: November 21, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Gallery of California History, Oakland Museum, 1000 Oak Street, Oakland,CA 94607, USA

When: November 21, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Gallery of California History, Oakland Museum, 1000 Oak Street, Oakland,CA 94607, USA Categories: Event Pop-up Talk: Javier Arbona on the Architecture of Surveillance Join geographer and artist Javier Arbona for a brief talk in the Gallery of California History. Arbona will discuss infrastructure and surveillance in the port city of Oakland. Using a foreboding downtown telecommunications building as jumping-off point, he will make connections between the long history of the telegraph in Oakland and state surveillance in our midst … Continued

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STATE V. REED: An Award Winning Documentary About an Innocent Man on Death Row

When: November 21, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Sundiata Bookstore, 5329 Fairfax Avenue, Oakland,CA 94601, USA

When: November 21, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Sundiata Bookstore, 5329 Fairfax Avenue, Oakland,CA 94601, USA Categories: Event  A documentary about Rodney Reed – an innocent man the State of Texas is preparing to “legally” lynch by execution on January 14th, 2015. #Justice4Rodney Campaign to End the Death Penalty. 57336

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CANCELLED: Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly.

When: November 24, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

When: November 24, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Categories: Meeting  MEETING CANCELLED TODAY! THE POSTAL SERVICE HAS THE BERKELEY POST OFFICE ”UNDER CONTRACT.” !!!!!!!!!!! THE POSTAL SERVICE WANTS TO SELL THE POST OFFICE TO HUDSON-MCDONALD DEVELOPMENT GROUP. THE CITY OF BERKELEY HAS SUED THE POST OFFICE TO STOP THE SALE. A TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER IS IN PLACE UNTIL DECEMBER 17th.  A hearing will take place in Federal Court on December 11th.  Come learn about continuing developments and help us plan our next steps in opposition to this theft of our public … Continued

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