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Natl Day of Action: SHUT IT DOWN FOR FREDDIE GREY
Natl Day of Action: SHUT IT DOWN FOR FREDDIE GREY @ Everywhere
May 1 all-day
Natl Day of Action: SHUT IT DOWN FOR FREDDIE GREY ON MAY DAY – FRI, MAY 1! AN URGENT CALL FROM BALTIMORE Issued by the BALTIMORE PEOPLES POWER ASSEMBLY National call to mobilize in cities across the U.S. and around the world for: BLACK LIVES MATTER MAY DAY, FRIDAY, MAY 1, 2015 Every eight hours a police or vigilante murder occurs in the U.S against a person of color especially the youth! We demand: SHUT IT DOWN FOR FREDDIE GREY ON MAY DAY –  FRIDAY, MAY 1ST! TURN UP & STAND WITH THE … Continued
Enough is Enough: Stop Gentrification Protest 7:30 am
Enough is Enough: Stop Gentrification Protest
May 1 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Enough is Enough: Stop Gentrification Protest @ Oakland | California | United States
May Day is the traditional holiday of the working class, the oppressed, and the rebellious. It is a day to celebrate our collective power against exploitation, capitalism, and control. This Friday, May 1st, 2015, we want to start the day off the right way. Oakland is seeing an unprecedented wave of gentrification creeping in from every direction. The rich have begun colonizing North Oakland, West Oakland, and Downtown. Their tech buses, their pricey cafes, and their luxury apartments have begun to appear with alarming frequency. This May Day, we will … Continued
Port Shutdown March: Labor Against Police Terror. 9:00 am
Port Shutdown March: Labor Against Police Terror. @ Port of Oakland, APL gate near berth 62
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Port Shutdown March: Labor Against Police Terror. @ Port of Oakland,  APL gate near berth 62  | Oakland | California | United States
Facebook event.  Local 10, outraged by the recent escalation in police brutality throughout the US that has resulted in the needless killing of innocent and unarmed minorities, has called for unions and workers to join our march from the port to Oakland City Hall. WHERE: Port of Oakland, take Adeline St. to portside of overpass. Rides should be available from the West Oakland BART (see bottom). The labor force has played an integral part in social justice movements throughout United States history and beyond. ILWU, Local 10 in particular, has … Continued
Anti-Capitalist March 7:00 pm
Anti-Capitalist March @ Latham Square
May 1 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Anti-Capitalist March @ Latham Square | Oakland | California | United States
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May Day: the Real Story of Radicalism and the American Working Class 5:30 pm
May Day: the Real Story of Radicalism and the American Working Class @ Women's Building
May 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Come to a meeting about what we learn from the real history of May Day, the Marxist traditions of working class organizing in America and discuss what we need to do today to continue the fight. Followed by a social/fundraiser for the Socialism 2015 conference. www.socialismconference.org58703
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Open Circle 3:00 pm
Open Circle @ Omni Commons
May 3 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Addressing police violenceand systematic racism through community building and direct action. Open Circle, first and foremost, is an opportunity to build community with one another. Secondly, it is a space to reflect and collaborate on strategies and actions to bring an end to these egregious crimes. Please join us for the Potluck at 3:00 pm followed by the Open Circle at 3:45 pm. Please bring a dish or snacks to share! Open circle will begin with speakers who have lost their loved ones to police violence. Then updates / announcements … Continued
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining
May 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets Sundays at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheatre at 14th Street & Broadway, often on the steps of City Hall. If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 4:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland OO General Assembly has met on a continuous basis for more than three years! Our General Assembly is a participatory gathering of Oakland community members and beyond, where everyone who shows up is treated equally . Our … Continued
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly 6:05 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office Steps
May 4 @ 6:05 pm – 7:05 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office Steps | Berkeley | California | United States
Come learn about continuing developments in the battle save the Berkeley Post Office and the Postal Service from privatization, support our Occupiers and help us plan our next steps in opposition to the theft of our public commons. The postal service wanted to sell the post office to Hudson-Mcdonald, a local developer. The City of Berkeley sued the post office to stop the sale. Hudson-mcdonald backed out of the deal in early December.  There was a hearing in Federal Court on December 11th. There was another hearing in March 26th. Federal Judge … Continued
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TPP: SIT-IN & Cinco De Mayo Party at Rep. Bera’s office! 10:00 am
TPP: SIT-IN & Cinco De Mayo Party at Rep. Bera’s office! @ Congressman Ami Bera's District Office
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Congressman Ami Bera still has not taken a position on Fast Track for the TPP, the job-killing ‘trade’ deal that will ship more jobs overseas. SO, LET’S REMIND HIM WHO GOT HIM ELECTED… Join us as we hold our 2nd ALL DAY Sit-In at Bera’s office: stop by ANYTIME between 10am-6pm! Invite others!! We’ll also have some Mexican food and snacks for Cinco De Mayo! Check out video from KXTV channel 10 from the 1st time we occupied Bera’s office: http://www.news10.net/videos/news/local/elk-grove/2015/04/23/26282929/58730
Oscar Grant Committee 7:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee @ Neibyl-Proctor
May 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Oscar Grant Committee Against Police Brutality & State Repression (OGC) is a grassroots democratic organization that was formed as a conscious united front for justice against police brutality.  The OGC is involved in the struggle for police accountability and is committed to stopping police brutality. In alliance with the International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) we organized the October 23, 2010 labor and community rally for Justice for Oscar Grant. On that day the ILWU shut down the Bay Area ports in solidarity. Our mission is to educate, organize and … Continued
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Save City College General Assembly 5:30 pm
Save City College General Assembly @ City College Ocean Campus in MUB 150
May 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
How the Gentrifiers are Gentrifying City College: Land Grabs, Student Push-out Policies and Downsizing Join in a roundtable discussion of the rotten underbelly of the City College accreditation crisis: An official in Sacramento told Tom Ammiano that Mayor Lee did not want the elected Board of Trustees to be reinstated yet, as important real estate deals need to be completed. We will analyze the “January surprises” in which the current administration pushed out some 3100 already- enrolled students in a single week—in the middle of a major enrollment crisis! On … Continued
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Oakland Fossil Fuel Resistance Meeting 4:00 pm
Oakland Fossil Fuel Resistance Meeting @ Sierra Club
May 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Terminal Logistics Solutions, the developers of City-owned land at the former Oakland Army base, announced this week that it has received $53 million dollars from four Utah counties to export up to six million tons of Utah coal out of Oakland each year.  It intends to begin construction on a mega shipping terminal within a few months. Terminal Solutions?  Six million tons annually?  Do we need any more symbolic reminders that this project needs to be shut down? Sign this emergency petition to the Mayor Libby Schaaf. Fossil fuel activists … Continued
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THE MISSION TAKES CITY HALL 11:30 am
THE MISSION TAKES CITY HALL @ San Francisco City Hall, Polk Street side
May 8 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
THE MISSION TAKES CITY HALL ((((( PLEASE GATHER STARTING at 11:00 AM) )))) Stop the Evictions! • No Monster in the Mission! • Truly Affordable Housing Now! • No More Luxury-Priced Development in the Mission! • Mayor Lee: Declare a State of Emergency! 11:30 AM gather on front steps SF City Hall (Polk Street side) 12:00 PM SHARP action begins 2012 SF Poet Laureate Alejandro Murguía confirmed Much more to be announced! This will be a very BIG and very exciting event. Hundreds will be there. Help make history! Co-organized … Continued
Justice 4 Mario Romero: Protest & Mass Die In in Vallejo 12:00 pm
Justice 4 Mario Romero: Protest & Mass Die In in Vallejo @ Vallejo City Hall
May 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
There will be a rally and a mass die-in to protest Vallejo’s police murders, especially that of Mario Romero, shot 40 times by Vallejo Police while sitting in his car. PROTEST AND RALLY AGAINST POLICE TERROR AND THE CRIMINALIZATION OF THE POOR. The City of Vallejo Touts itself as being the most diverse cities in America but it is hiding a very dark secret. That secret is : Vallejo city leaders have failed is residents in every way imaginable by allowing the militarization of it’s police force and arming them … Continued
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Million Moms March
Million Moms March
May 9 all-day
Million Moms March @ Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Friday, May 8th: 8:00AM-12:00PM: The Coalition For Justice Lobbying Campaign on Capitol Hill 1:00PM – 6:00PM: Afternoon Social at Lincoln Memorial Park for the Mothers -Will Include: Mother’s Speak Out, Special Guest Speakers, Special Guest Musicians, Presentation of the Ribbons !   Saturday, May 9th: 9:00AM-10:00AM: Prayer Circle 11:00AM-2:00PM: Million Mother’s March -Begin in China Town Mt. Vernon Square> South on 7th Street > West on Pennsylvania Avenue> End at Federal Department of Justice Building 950 Pennsylvania Avenue NW   Sunday, May 10th: 9:00AM-11:00AM: Check Out 12:00Noon: Brunch 3:00PM: Leave … Continued
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Sunday Morning at the Marxist Library: The Communist Manifesto 10:30 am
Sunday Morning at the Marxist Library: The Communist Manifesto @ Neibyl Proctor
May 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday Morning at the Marxist Library Essentials of Scientific Socialism Part of an ongoing series “Clarity about the aims and problems of socialism is of greatest significance in our age of transition.” Einstein’s comment remains true in our Century, when the growing interest in socialism is matched by a growing confusion about socialism. This workshop, led by Gene Ruyle of the ICSS, will be part of an ongoing series seeking to overcome this confusion through study and discussion, focusing on the classics of scientific socialism: The Communist Manifesto, by Marx … Continued
Sunflower Alliance General Meeting 1:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance General Meeting @ Bobby Bowen Center
May 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance general meetings offer a great opportunity to learn more about fossil fuel resistance and climate justice efforts in our region. Your voice matters. We welcome newcomers.58753
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining
May 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets Sundays at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheatre at 14th Street & Broadway, often on the steps of City Hall. If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 4:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland OO General Assembly has met on a continuous basis for more than three years! Our General Assembly is a participatory gathering of Oakland community members and beyond, where everyone who shows up is treated equally . Our … Continued
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Occupy Forum: Planning for the Mayor’s Conference Protests 6:30 pm
Occupy Forum: Planning for the Mayor’s Conference Protests @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor
May 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Occupy Forum devoted to planning and expanding the coalition event of “Listen Up Mayors…coming up June 19-22 at Union Square, SF and other locations nearby TBD. Black Lives Matter, All Lives Matter Stop “Fracking” Mother Earth Stop Crude By Rail People Before Profits Homelessness is not a Crime Medicare for All Strike Against Student Debt Tax the Rich and Jobs Not Jails These essential demands have been opposed by most Big City US Mayors. So….Listen Up Mayors.. We are the 99% In the SF Bay Area, Gentrification and Home Foreclosures only serve … Continued
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Oakland Livable Wage Assembly 6:30 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall, Suite 200
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall, Suite 200 | Oakland | California | United States
The Oakland Livable Wage Assembly builds community and power among those who seek higher wages and better work life conditions for area workers. We meet every second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Facebook RSVP Our work together encompasses: (1) the concerns of precarious, contingent and care workers; (2) current campaigns to improve wages for low-wage workers; and (3) efforts by unionized workers and unions to improve wages and quality of work life.   We share stories and information in an egalitarian and participatory way to build relationships and build … Continued
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Justice 4 Tony Robinson! Emergency Protest! 4:00 pm
Justice 4 Tony Robinson! Emergency Protest! @ Oscar Grant Plaza
May 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
#Anonymous #TonyRobinson #BlackSpring #BlackLivesMatter EMERGENCY PROTEST 4 PM, TODAY WED, MAY 13 OSCAR GRANT PLAZA 14TH/BROADWAY OAKLAND— TruthCasterTV (@TruthCastersTV) May 13, 2015 58781
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Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting 4:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
May 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater | Oakland | California | United States
Come and help us draw awareness to and fight unjust debt! Come get connected with SDBA’s many projects! student debt resistance organizing for public banking. advocating for Postal banking. ongoing study group helping out America’s only non-profit check-cashing organization and fighting against usurious for-profit pay-day lenders and their ilk our famous Strike Debt radio program our next Debtors’ Assembly saving the Berkeley Post Office and stopping the Staples non-union takeover of good Post Office jobs and much more!  Also check out our website, our twitter feed, and our Facebook page. Strike Debt Bay … Continued
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Sunday at the Marxist Library: Malcolm X 10:30 am
Sunday at the Marxist Library: Malcolm X @ Niebyl Proctor
May 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Malcolm X and Black Liberation In honor of the 90th birthday of Malcolm X (May 19, 1925 – February 21, 1965), we have invited Gerald Smith, of the Oscar Grant Committee, to speak on the life and death of Malcolm X and his continuing relevance for the Black Liberation struggle. 58767
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 2:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective
May 17 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective | Oakland | California | United States
This Sunday we are meeting at the Omni Commons (4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland) basement at 2:30  PM sharp so folks can also attend the Open Circle at the Omni the same day at 3PM. The Occupy Oakland General Assembly normally meets Sundays at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheatre at 14th Street & Broadway, often on the steps of City Hall. If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 4:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland OO General … Continued
Open Circle Meeting ~ Addressing Police Terror & Systemic Oppression 3:00 pm
Open Circle Meeting ~ Addressing Police Terror & Systemic Oppression @ Omni Commons
May 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Open Circle, first and foremost, is an opportunity to build community with one another. Secondly, it is a space to reflect and collaborate on strategies and actions to bring an end to these egregious crimes. Please join us for the Potluck at 3:00 pm followed by the Open Circle at 3:45 pm. Please bring a dish or snacks to share! Open circle will begin with speakers who have lost their loved ones to police violence. Then updates / announcements of upcoming actions followed by reflection and dialogue around the current … Continued
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining
May 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets Sundays at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheatre at 14th Street & Broadway, often on the steps of City Hall. If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 4:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland OO General Assembly has met on a continuous basis for more than three years! Our General Assembly is a participatory gathering of Oakland community members and beyond, where everyone who shows up is treated equally . Our … Continued
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“To Our Friends” Reading Group. 6:00 pm
“To Our Friends” Reading Group.
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
"To Our Friends" Reading Group. @ Oakland | California | United States
We will be reading the introduction and first chapter of To Our Friends, the newly released book from the Invisible Committee. Bring food and refreshments. Some will be provided. Hard copies of the first chapter will be available, but those with copies are encouraged to bring them.   58793
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly 6:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office steps
May 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office steps | Berkeley | California | United States
Come learn about continuing developments in the battle save the Berkeley Post Office and the Postal Service from privatization, support our Occupiers and help us plan our next steps in opposition to the theft of our public commons. The postal service wanted to sell the post office to Hudson-Mcdonald, a local developer. The City of Berkeley sued the post office to stop the sale. Hudson-Mcdonald backed out of the deal in early December.  There was a hearing in Federal Court on December 11th. There was another hearing in March 26th. Federal Judge … Continued
Occupy Forum: Planning for the Mayor’s Council 6:30 pm
Occupy Forum: Planning for the Mayor’s Council @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor
May 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Occupy Forum: Planning for the Mayor's Council @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor | San Francisco | California | United States
OccupyForum presents  Action Council Forum to coordinate actions June 19-22, San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee is hosting the 83rd Annual Conference of Mayors. Around 200 Mayors, their families and corporate sponsors will be in attendance. This is an opportunity to raise issues LOCALLY and NATIONALLY, that are of concern to us, The People, that the mayors have resisted and refused to act upon, or acted on against the interest of The People. For instance: “Black Lives Matter” ~ Police Militarization and Excessive Use of Force ~ Racism ~ Gentrification of … Continued
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Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting 6:30 pm
Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting @ Omni Commons
May 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting @ Omni Commons | Oakland | California | United States
LOCATION CHANGE: PREVIOUSLY THIS LISTING HAD THE IMPACT HUB AS THE LOCATION. NOW AT THE OMNI! Join Oakland Privacy Working Group to organize against the Domain Awareness Center (DAC), Oakland’s citywide networked mass surveillance hub, and other invasions of privacy by our benighted City Government, and to support privacy ordinances now being considered by the Oakland City Council emerging from the effort to fight the DAC. These pieces of legislation will be considered on May 26th by the City Council’s Public Safety Committee, and then later at a full City Council … Continued
Anti-Police-Terrorism Project Meeting April 10, 2015 at 10:16 pm.Posted by LaborSolidarityCommittee 7:30 pm
Anti-Police-Terrorism Project Meeting April 10, 2015 at 10:16 pm.Posted by LaborSolidarityCommittee @ Eastside Arts Alliance
May 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Anti-Police Terrorism Project is a project of the ONYX Organizing Committee that in coalition with other organizations like the Alan Blueford Center for Justice, Workers World and Healthy Hoodz is working to develop a replicable and sustainable model to end police terrorism in this country. We are led by the most impacted communities but are a multi-racial, mutil-generational coalition. We meet the 3rd Wednesday of every month.  58728
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March Against Monsanto 12:00 pm
March Against Monsanto @ Ferry Building
May 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
March Against Monsanto @ Ferry Building | San Francisco | California | United States
Global Unity for a Sustainable Future. Come dressed as your favorite pollinator (Bees, Butterflies, Etc) 58434
Richmond Progressive Alliance 3:00 pm
Richmond Progressive Alliance
May 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Talking Richmond, Talking Politics! Our focus this month: Talking Housing The RPA Housing Action Team reports. Learn about the work the HAT’s doing on affordable housing, in lieu fees, city planning & neighborhoods. And much more… Participate and guide RPA Standing Committees and possible new Action Teams. The Membership Committee wants your input Health Action Team (HAT: DMC/Health related), Education Action Team (EAT); Police/Community Action Team (P-CAT: Pedie Perez/Justice/Community Safety) , Global Campus. And we’ll revisit RPA’s mission statement: What’s our aim? 58837
Call to Action: We Will Not Bow Down; We Will Not Stop Marching! 7:00 pm
Call to Action: We Will Not Bow Down; We Will Not Stop Marching! @ Oscar Grant Plaza
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Call to Action: We Will Not Bow Down; We Will Not Stop Marching! @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
Facebook event. BYP100: Bay Area , in collaboration with The BlackOut Collective , #BlackLivesMatter Bay Area, Anti Police-Terror Project, The Alan Blueford Center For Justice, and Onyx Organizing Committee are putting out a call to action on the behalf of all Black women and girls everywhere! On the night of Thursday, May 21st, while marching and chanting, and standing up for the lives of all Black women everywhere, Oakland Police Department informed us that there was a new ordinance in place: not only were we told that we are not … Continued
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining
May 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets Sundays at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheatre at 14th Street & Broadway, often on the steps of City Hall. If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 4:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland OO General Assembly has met on a continuous basis for more than three years! Our General Assembly is a participatory gathering of Oakland community members and beyond, where everyone who shows up is treated equally . Our … Continued
Interfaith Challenge to Protest Curfew 8:00 pm
Interfaith Challenge to Protest Curfew @ Oscar Grant Plaza
May 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
People of faith and goodwill, come out Sunday night in solidarity with #blacklivesmatter #sayhername #justiceforrekia and all those fighting for black and brown liberation in the streets of Oakland. Together we will sing, pray, meditate, and drum for justice while claiming the streets of Oakland for the people of Oakland. Last night, the Oakland Police Department, acting on orders from Mayor Libby Schaaf, used tear gas and flash bang grenades on protestors and then violently arrested a group that was seated, holding candles and singing in solidarity with #blacklivesmatter and … Continued
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Defend Knowland Park: Seed Harvest and Plant Walk 3:00 pm
Defend Knowland Park: Seed Harvest and Plant Walk @ Zoo Entrance
May 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Within the principles of deep econology and biocentrism, DefendKnowlandPark has formed to protest the autonomy of the largest remaining wild space in the East Bay through direction confrontation with the affront of civilization.  58879
March at OGP 9:00 pm
March at OGP @ Oscar Grant Plaza
May 25 @ 9:00 pm
March at OGP @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
There is a 9 pm call to action at 14th & Bway for a protest in Oakland against the Oakland ban on nighttime protests. Who’s coming with me? — \m/ Ⓐrmageddon \m/ (@OaklandElle) May 25, 2015 9 PM march, #Oakland in Oscar Grant Park #FTP Fuck The Police & #BreakTheCurfew — Anonymous (@YourAnonNews) May 25, 2015 If you are going, be aware that OPD targets protester-looking people in the area with petty infractions. Red light violation is $480. — Dave Id (@DaveId) May 25, 2015   58885
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Oakland Livable Wage Assembly 6:30 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly @ SEIU 1000, Suite 200
May 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly @ SEIU 1000, Suite 200 | Oakland | California | United States
The Oakland Livable Wage Assembly builds community and power among those who seek higher wages and better work life conditions for area workers. We meet every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at the SEIU Local 1000 union hall in downtown Oakland at 6:30 PM. Our work together encompasses: (1) the concerns of precarious, contingent, and care workers; (2) current campaigns to improve wages for low-wage workers; and (3) efforts by unionized workers and unions to improve wages and quality of work life. We share stories and information in … Continued
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Politics of Debt Reading Group. 7:30 pm
Politics of Debt Reading Group. @ Omni Commons
May 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
We will be discussing the Social Credit movement… http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_credit and Basic Income and Non-Wage Money. Basic Income wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basic_income#Funding Negative in come Tax wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Negative_income_tax#Advocates Rutgers Bergman: https://decorrespondent.nl/541/Why-we-should-give-free-money-to-everyone/20798745-cb9fbb39 Films for Action: http://www.filmsforaction.org/articles/the-town-where-everyone-got-free-money/ Vox: http://www.vox.com/2014/9/8/6003359/basic-income-negative-income-tax-questions-explain Ellen Brown:  http://ellenbrown.com/2014/09/01/even-the-council-on-foreign-relations-is-saying-it-time-to-rain-money-on-main-street/   The Politics of Debt Reading Group is affiliated with the Bay Area Public School and Strike Debt Bay Area.58844
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Curfew Protest March 8:00 pm
Curfew Protest March @ Oscar Grant Plaza
May 29 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Past curfew, but not enough people here to march. People are discussing plans for next #FTP march, Friday at 8PM. #Oakland #BreakTheCurfew— Not Frantz Fanon (@violentfanon) May 26, 2015 Numbers too few to take #BreakTheCurfew to streets of #Oakland tonight, but bring ALL Y'ALL friends next Friday 5/29, #FTP @OGP 8 pm!!!— Sophie M (@sofking1) May 26, 2015 There is no curfew for the First Amendment. We will continue to protest peacefully, and to say that #BlackLivesMatter. They cannot stop us.— Mike Chase (@MikeChaseACLU) May 25, 2015 58888
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 2:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective
May 31 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective | Oakland | California | United States
This Sunday we are meeting at the Omni Commons (4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland) basement at 2:30  PM sharp so folks can also attend the Open Circle at the Omni the same day at 3PM. The Occupy Oakland General Assembly normally meets Sundays at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheatre at 14th Street & Broadway, often on the steps of City Hall. If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 4:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland OO General … Continued
Open Circle 3:45 pm
Open Circle @ Omni Commons
May 31 @ 3:45 pm – 5:30 pm
Open Circle, first and foremost, is an opportunity to build community with one another. Secondly, it is a space to reflect and collaborate on strategies and actions to bring an end to these egregious crimes. Please join us for the Potluck at 3:00 pm followed by the Open Circle at 3:45 pm. Please bring a dish or snacks to share! Open circle will begin with speakers who have lost their loved ones to police violence, followed by reflection and dialogue around the current state and thoughts or approaches on how … Continued