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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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Free Speech Movement.

When: October 1, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Sproul Plaza, University of California, Berkeley,Berkeley,CA, USA

When: October 1, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Where: Sproul Plaza, University of California, Berkeley,Berkeley,CA, USA Categories: Event https://twitter.com/OccupyUCBerk/status/516317564792619008/photo/1 Join with us across the generations in celebrating and continue the fight for social, environmental, economic, civil and racial justice and world piece. Cal Progressive Coalition.   56785

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Bay Area Rights of Nature Ethics Tribunal

When: October 5, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: The Forum, Laney College, Laney College, 900 Fallon Street,Oakland,CA 94607, USA

When: October 5, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Where: The Forum, Laney College, Laney College, 900 Fallon Street,Oakland,CA 94607, USA Categories: Event   The Bay Area Rights of Nature Ethics Tribunal will examine the violations of nature’s rights and human rights caused by the fossil fuel industry, using Chevron’s refinery in Richmond as a case study. By highlighting the impacts on people and nature from the Chevron refinery and Big Oil’s activities, the Tribunal will also place on trial current legal and economic systems that advance the destruction … Continued

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Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Ideas Into Action.

When: October 18, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: OMNI Collective, 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA

When: October 18, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Where: OMNI Collective, 4799 Shattuck Avenue, Oakland,CA 94609, USA Categories: Meeting Come and help us draw awareness to and fight unjust debt! Come get connect with SDBA’s many projects: organizing for public banking in Oakland saving the Berkeley Post Office and stopping the Staples non-union takeover of good Post Office jobs working with the City of Richmond and other municipalities for eminent domain seizure of underwater mortgages from the banksters ongoing study group distribution of Debt Resisters’ Operations Manual student … Continued

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Zim Blockade. Once More With Feeling.

When: September 28, 2014 @ 5:00 am – 9:00 am
Where: West Oakland Bart, West Oakland BART Station, 1451 7th Street,Oakland,CA 94607, USA

When: September 28, 2014 @ 5:00 am – 9:00 am Where: West Oakland Bart, West Oakland BART Station, 1451 7th Street,Oakland,CA 94607, USA Categories: Action After the Zim shanghai had been prevented from being unloaded for two shifts today, the call has gone out to continue the blockade. The #StopZim committee has put out a call for a 5AM picket tomorrow morning at SSA Berth 57, 1717 Middle Harbor Rd. #BlockTheBoat — Not Frantz Fanon (@violentfanon) September 28, 2014 Pickets tonight were successful. We urgently need you at Sunday AM … Continued

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Not One More Black Life! A Day in Solidarity with African People

When: October 5, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Uhuru House, 7911 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland,CA 94605, USA

When: October 5, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Where: Uhuru House, 7911 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland,CA 94605, USA Categories: Event A call for white people to stand in solidarity with African resistance in Ferguson and around the world. Reparations and justice for African people everywhere! Keynote speakers: Omali Yeshitela, Chairman of the African Socialist International and author of An Uneasy Equilibrium: the African Revolution Versus Parasitic Capitalism. Penny Hess, Chairwoman, African People’s Solidarity Committee and author of Overturning the Culture of Violence. http://www.uhurusolidarity.org/   56772

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Sustained Picket of the Zim Shanghai.

When: September 27, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Rendezvous at West Oakland BART., West Oakland BART Station, 1451 7th Street,Oakland,CA 94607, USA

When: September 27, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Rendezvous at West Oakland BART., West Oakland BART Station, 1451 7th Street,Oakland,CA 94607, USA Categories: Action Continuing the blockade from the morning shift. See the morning shift announcement for details. 56771

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Film: The Wisdom to Survive.

When: October 2, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists , 1924 Cedar Street, Berkeley,CA 94709, USA

When: October 2, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists , 1924 Cedar Street, Berkeley,CA 94709, USA Categories: Event Climate change is taking place. Will we have the wisdom to survive? Transition Berkeley invites you to join us for an inspiring film that focuses on how we can live creatively and even joyfully in the face of this catastrophe. The Wisdom to Survive features thought leaders and activists in the realms of science, economics and spirituality: Bill McKibben, Richard Heinberg, Joanna Macy, Gus Speth, Roger … Continued

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