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Jul
31
Thu
Occupy National Gathering in Sacramento
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm

Occupy National Gathering 2014 (Natgat2014) will be held July 31 – Aug. 3 in Sacramento, CA. Please stay tuned as we add information about our gathering. Get involved helping us organize and plan on attending! Together We Rise!

Schedule of events.

Occupy California (organizers) Facebook

 

Help plan NatGat 2014

email lists http://interoccupy.net/natgat2014/bulletin/helpplan/
Volunteer to help online, on the ground, or to offer activities. http://interoccupy.net/natgat2014/volunteerform/

Attend NGWG Weekly Planning Calls Wednesdays @ 4 PM PT/7PM ET http://interoccupy.net/natgat2014/events/natgat3-visioning-group-call-2014-04-02/

Facebook Planning Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/608059125975791/

fb event page for#NatGat2014 https://www.facebook.com/events/453810788051926/

fb Community page https://www.facebook.com/OccupyNationalGathering

twitter https://twitter.com/NATGAT2014

Help Plan NatGat 2014 | NatGat2014 interoccupy.net

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Aug
1
Fri
First Friday: Honoring Monique Robinson on ABC4J. @ Alan Blueford Center for Justice
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

At The Alan Blueford Center For Justice, our mission is to help heal the community in Alan’s name so that his memory lives on thru change directed at unity & love. We will be dedicating First Friday to Monique Robinson & her son Taylor, aka Fat Daddy.

“Honor Monique by supporting her child. Taylor has been lucky to have other loving caregivers who have shared in his upbringing, help them continue to love and support him.”

- See more at: http://www.youcaring.com/other/suppor…

Our special guests & featured performers for the night are Fresh Juice Party: http://www.freshjuiceparty.com/

PLEASE JOIN US TO HONOR MONIQUE’S LIFE W/FREE MUSIC & POSITIVE VIBES

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Aug
3
Sun
Grey Paint DESTROYING BULB ART: Come to Bulb Lovers Tabling, Music, Chalking, Videos & Pictures @ THE BULB AT the
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us The Art on the Bulb was painted over grey  We must organize to save our ART.

Print out and sign our petition and get your friends to sign, you do not have to be a Albany city resident.

For more info call Orion (510) 541-3835

For more info on the Bulb go to public facebook.com/sharethebulb  You don’t need to be a Faceplant member

sharethebulb.org

To Albany City council & City Mananger P. Leach and East Bay Regional Park District:

We, the working people of the Bay Area, demand that the City of Albany and East Bay Regional Parks District not touch or  remove any tiny or large sculptures, paintings on rocks, shoes on trees, Castles made of cement, images of deities, driftwood dragons, huge Rubik’s cubes, stencils, graffiti, tagging etc., under the guise of “Graffiti Removal” or “abatement of unauthorized artistic expression”.

In short we say HANDS OFF! of all of the people’s art that we have loved for the last 30 years and the art that will surely come tomorrow.

send completed petitions to

  • Orion Edmonson
  • 8 Admiral Drive, Apt.424
  • Emeryville, CA, 94608

GREY bulb

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Aug
6
Wed
San Francisco Mime Troupe + Community Forum @ Edoff Memorial Band Stand (near Fairyland)
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Community Forum on Causa Justa / Just Cause & East Bay Solidarity Network: 6:00 PM
Music: 6:30 PM
Performance: 7:00 PM

The San Francisco Mime Troupe creates and produces socially relevant theater of the highest professional quality and performs it before the broadest possible audience.

We do plays that make sense out of the headlines by identifying the forces that shape our lives and dramatizing the operation of these giant forces in small, close-up stories that make our audiences feel the impact of political events on personal life.

To make this work accessible the Mime Troupe performs its shows in local parks at a price everyone can afford: FREE.

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Aug
18
Mon
Rats, Riots, Revolution: Gentrification and Fightback @ Oakland Peace Center, Shelton Hall
Aug 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

rats-racism

Rats, Riots, Revolution: Gentrification and Fightback

Gentrification and displacement are disrupting lives and communities all over the country, and the Bay Area is ground zero. With the San Francisco tech boom, and the redevelopment of neighborhoods resulting in the displacement of working class people and communities of color, living and working in Oakland and San Francisco is becoming more and more difficult. But gentrification is also nothing new, and the US has a rich history of fightback against housing discrimination and displacement.

Keeanga Yamahtta-Taylor is a writer, public speaker, and activist in Chicago. She writes on black politics, housing inequality, and issues of race and class in the United States. Her articles have been published in Souls: A critical journal of black politics, Culture and Society, New Politics, The Black Commentator, Gaper’s Block, and Ms. Magazine, among other publications. She is on the editorial board of the International Socialist Review.

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