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Reoccupy The Gill Tract Farm Saturday, May 11th!


Occupy the Farm!  Liberate the Land! THIS SATURDAY, MAY 11! Meet at 12 Noon. Sharp. Albany City Hall, 1000 San Pablo Ave. Come prepared to farm and occupy! Despite 15 years of fierce resistance from community groups the university still plans to pave over some of the best farmland in the urban East Bay.   Our call to action is spurred by the recent unveiling of UC’s renewed development plan for the Gill Tract Farm.  You may recall that Whole Foods pulled out after our actions last year, but the UC … Continued


ANARCHO-SPECTIVE: Political Art Show, Sun. May 5, 5:30 PM La Peña


Photos and Art by TRISTAN ANDERSON. Between La Peña and The LONG HAUL on both sides of the street! ANARCHO-SPECTIVE: Political Art Show Photos and Art by Tristan Anderson FREE EVENT SUNDAY, MAY 5 (5:30- 10 pm) at LA PENA CULTURAL CENTER and the LONG HAUL INFOSHOP (On both sides of Shattuck Ave, between Woolsey and Prince St– Berkeley) 5:30: Dinner with FOOD NOT BOMBS 6:15 Doors Open for Art Show 7:00 OAXACA COMMUNE Slide Show 40 THIEVES Revolutionary Hip Hop NEPANTLER@S Queer Chicano Punk And… Save the Date! MON JUNE … Continued


GG is Still Fighting for her Home: And You Can Help


On Sunday April  14 this declaration was unanimously supported by those present at the OO General Assembly. We did not have quorum so this was just the sentiment of everyone there (about 25 people), not an official resolution. Gwen Winter is a OO member and is  a retiree of  30 years in the IBEW International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers union who is having her home forclosed upon. We of the Occupy Oakland General Assembly will actively defend our member Gwen Winter 1415 Allman St. Oakland 94602 from Eviction which you … Continued


Justice 4 Alan Blueford Coalition BBQ, Sat. April 13 1:00 PM Arroyo Park


Please join us for a free community BBQ with a health booth, music, activities for kids, and much more.  OPD officer Miguel Masso murdered 18 year-old Alan Blueford last May 6th in Deep East Oakland.  As Alan was laying on the ground with his hands raised his last words were “I didn’t do anything.”  The Justice For Alan Blueford Coalition has been fighting to get officer Masso fired and prosecuted, rallying and marching, shutting down City Council, and occupying the District Attorney’s office.  Come out and share some food and … Continued


Protest the Tarsands Pipeline, Protest President Obama’s Fundraiser in SF Wed. 4/3, 5:30PM


“Join activists from CREDO, 350, Sierra Club, Friends of the Earth, Center for Biological Diversity and others, to send President Obama a big message: Stop Keystone XL! The last time we protested the President’s San Francisco fundraiser we shocked the President with a huge crowd of 1,000 people. We know from insiders that we caused a big buzz in the White House, and our pressure worked. Now, with the President again considering Keystone XL, we need a huge crowd outside his San Francisco fundraiser to deliver the message: Stop Keystone … Continued


Tina’s Community Store Grand Opening

Fat Ed & his buddy Tina Flores are working towards sending a container of medical supplies and computers to the UNIFA Medical School in Haiti in April or May.  Ed has already got about 70 or so computers ready, and would like to send another 30 or so, but can use donated tech-crap (working monitors, hard drives, keyboards, rodents, memory, computers, he’ll format them and put Linux on them so you don’t have to worry about your data). To raise money for the container Tina is opening a thrift store … Continued


Brooms Collective 1 Year Birthday Party, Feb. 9, 11am, 32nd & San Pablo


The Brooms Collective has been  meeting Saturday mornings at 9 AM or 10 AM for a year now at a tiny park at 32nd and San Pablo in Oakland. To commemorate this auspicious anniversary folks will be rendezvousing there at 11 AM Saturday, Feb. 9th to sweep away late-capitalist decay and maybe have a little fress at noon, as well.  Bring a little food to share, there will be paper plates and utensils and maybe some gelatinous Ed-chow if we are unlucky.  Event link 46948


#J28: Zipties, Stayaways & 909s Dance Party at Fox Park, Jan. 28: 7 PM – 11:45 PM


“If I can’t dance, I don’t want to be part of your revolution.” – Emma Goldman (supposedly) On Jan 28, 2012 Occupy Oakland activists planned “Oakland Rise Up! Move-in Day”, an action intended to result in the takeover of a large building to be converted into a community center. The Oakland Police Department responded to a jubilant show of community support and enthusiasm for community service by firing “less lethal” weapons and deploying explosives on a crowd which very clearly included children. When:     January 28, 2013 @ 7:00 pm … Continued


You Are Not A Loan: A Benefit For Strike Debt Bay Area, Jan. 28 in SF


When:     January 28, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Where:     Big Roxie Theatre 3117 16th Street San Francisco,CA 94103 Strike Debt is an arm of Occupy Wall Street, born from the need to foster “resistance to all forms of debt imposed on us by the banks.” One of its projects is the debt-buying-and-abolishing Rolling Jubilee, and another is the Debt Resistor’s Operations Manual, a publication best described as “half survivor guide, half exposé of the lending industry.” The benefit will feature a wide variety of local performers, … Continued


General Assembly Proposal for Sun Jan. 27: Occupy Oakland Strike Debt Committee


Occupy Oakland participants in Strike Debt Bay Area are requesting official recognition of the Occupy Oakland Strike Debt committee. The goal of the committee is to educate and mobilize around the issue of debt. The committee will work with Strike Debt Bay Area and the national Strike Debt movement to develop and share information about the role of debt in 21st century capitalism. We will help organize collective resistance to debt, which may include forming debtors’ unions, supporting free check cashing services, negotiating debt reductions with institutions, promoting alternative economies, … Continued