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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Apr 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway near the steps of City Hall. If for some reason the amphitheater is being used otherwise and/or OGP itself is inaccessible, we will meet at Kaiser Park, right next to the statues, on 19th St. between San Pablo and Telegraph. 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. (Note: we tend … Continued
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Friends of the Public Bank of Oakland 5:30 pm
Friends of the Public Bank of Oakland @ Xolo backroom
Apr 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Next meeting Come and help us advocate for public banking! Our next meeting is set for Monday, April 2, from 5:30 to 7:00pm. We’ll meet in the back room at Xolo, a restaurant at 1916 Telegraph Avenue in Oakland. You are welcome to join us! Agenda Reportbacks  Colorado conference Governance General news Feasibility study timing and progress Repeating items  Treasurer’s report/budgeting and meeting place issues introductions of new attendees overview of public banking for new attendees set next meeting time and place Upcoming (30 min) Student debt forum California Public … Continued
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting @ Niebyl-Proctor Library | Oakland | California | United States
 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 … Continued
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Strike Debt Bay Area: Debt Resistance is NOT Futile! 4:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area: Debt Resistance is NOT Futile! @ Omni Commons
Apr 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Strike Debt is building a debt resistance movement. We believe that most individual debt is illegitimate and unjust. Most of us fall into debt because we are increasingly deprived of the means to acquire the basic necessities of life: health care, education, and housing. Because we are forced to go into debt simply in order to live, we think it is right and moral to resist it. Come get connected with SDBA’s projects! Presenting debt and inequality related topics at forums, workshops and in radio productions. Our next seminar/workshop will … Continued
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APRIL 22nd MEETING IS CANCELLED: Sunflower Alliance Meeting 1:00 pm
APRIL 22nd MEETING IS CANCELLED: Sunflower Alliance Meeting @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
April 22nd Meeting is CANCELLED: Please join us for our regular biweekly meeting of the Sunflower Alliance. We’ll discuss ongoing campaigns and plans for the future. Newcomers and old friends welcome — we need your participation and your voice.64526
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Apr 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway near the steps of City Hall. If for some reason the amphitheater is being used otherwise and/or OGP itself is inaccessible, we will meet at Kaiser Park, right next to the statues, on 19th St. between San Pablo and Telegraph. 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. (Note: we tend … Continued
Indivisible Berkeley monthly General Assembly – all welcome 6:30 pm
Indivisible Berkeley monthly General Assembly – all welcome @ Finnish Hall
Apr 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Science and Environment Team will host the April 8 General Assembly. The Team has invited speakers from the Union of Concerned Scientists and other organizations to discuss timely issues and ways to take constructive action. Please join us to learn how you can support science and the environment in this challenging time. RSVP in the “tickets” link. There will also be a training that evening in the Finnish Hall Cafe (same address, downstairs, enter from the parking lot to the right of the building) on ‘How to Stay in … Continued
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MAY DAY 2018 Organizing Committee 6:00 pm
MAY DAY 2018 Organizing Committee @ ILWU, Local 10 Henry Schmidt Room 2nd floor behind Hiring Hall
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Greetings Brothers and Sisters, The rank and file LWU Local 10 May Day Committee invites you to a meeting to organize the 2018 May Day march and rally. ILWU Local 10 MAY DAY 2018 Organizing Committee Meeting This Monday 4/9 ! We are planning for a Tuesday May 1 march and rallies gathering at noon at the Oakland Matson Terminal  (near the end of the Adeline viaduct) and marching to Oscar Grant Plaza to join the 3pm Oakland Sin Fronteras rallies and march. We look forward to seeing you Monday. … Continued
Occupy Forum Planning Meeting 6:45 pm
Occupy Forum Planning Meeting
Apr 9 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
This will be a planning meeting for the next OccupyForum which will meet Monday, April 23rd 2018. We’ll also discuss OccupyForum altogether and how to proceed from here! I sure hope you can make it64555
Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting @ Madison Park Apartments, community room
Apr 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting @ Madison Park Apartments, community room  | San Francisco | California | United States
OTU’s Mission The Oakland Tenants Union is an organization of housing activists dedicated to protecting tenant rights and interests. OTU does this by working directly with tenants in their struggle with landlords, impacting legislation and public policy about housing, community education, and working with other organizations committed to furthering renters’ rights. The Oakland Tenants Union is open to anyone who shares our core values and who believes that tenants themselves have the primary responsibility to work on their own behalf. Monthly Meetings The Oakland Tenants Union meets regularly at 7:00 … Continued
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Our Housing Crisis – A Call to Action 6:00 pm
Our Housing Crisis – A Call to Action @ Pro Arts
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
We have the power to make sure that everyone has a safe and stable home. Come to this CDP Community Conversation event to find out how to get involved and meet groups already working in our community. Join a discussion about how to take immediate action and create long-term solutions. Featured speakers include representatives from: Causa Justa Just Cause, The Village in Oakland #feedthepeople, Oakland Warehouse Coalition, Safer DIY Spaces, EveryOne Home, and our City Council representative, Rebecca Kaplan. Venue is wheelchair accessible, Located a short walk from Downtown Oakland 12th Street BART station. Doors will … Continued
No Coal in Richmond 7:00 pm
No Coal in Richmond @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
No Coal in Richmond @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center | Richmond | California | United States
What exactly can be done about the Levin-Richmond coal terminal on the Richmond waterfront?  Join the ongoing community discussion about how to remove this blight from our midst.  Why do we have huge, uncovered piles of dirty, dusty coal sitting right next to our Bay—and contaminating several of our neighborhoods?  Why is the Richmond terminal one of the last three ports left in the state to export this dirty fossil fuel when California doesn’t even use coal power?  Why does the Bay Area, a region renowned for its environmental leadership, … Continued
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Apr 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway near the steps of City Hall. If for some reason the amphitheater is being used otherwise and/or OGP itself is inaccessible, we will meet at Kaiser Park, right next to the statues, on 19th St. between San Pablo and Telegraph. 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. (Note: we tend … Continued
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The future of OccupyForum 6:45 pm
The future of OccupyForum @ Muddy Waters Cafe
Apr 16 @ 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Hey Everyone! We’ll  meet in the back room of Muddy Waters Cafe this evening  to continue our discussion of the future of OccupyForum. Let’s include report-backs from recent actions around SF and Oakland, and insights into recent war development. See you there!64595
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Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State 6:30 pm
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State @ Omni Commons
Apr 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State @ Omni Commons | Oakland | California | United States
Join Oakland Privacy to organize against the surveillance state, police militarization and ICE, and to advocate for surveillance regulation around the Bay. We fight against “pre-crime” and “thought-crime,” spy drones, facial recognition, police body cameras and requirements for “backdoors” to cellphones, to list just a few invasions of our privacy by all levels of Government. We draft and push for privacy legislation for City Councils, at the County level, and in Sacramento. We advocate in op-eds and in the streets. We stand in solidarity with Black Lives Matter and believe no … Continued
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NO COAL IN OAKLAND COMMUNITY MEETING 6:00 pm
NO COAL IN OAKLAND COMMUNITY MEETING @ Westside Baptist Community Church
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Are you wondering what’s happening in the campaign to keep coal out of Oakland? Would you like to know how you can help the campaign, or contribute your ideas to the defense of our community? Come to a community meeting to hear reports on the ongoing lawsuit; to hear about our newly-launched strategy for stopping the proposed coal terminal at our city’s West Gateway; to hear from Oakland’s youth about their ongoing work to keep our city coal-free; and, to find out how you can help Oakland hold the line … Continued
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APRIL 22nd MEETING IS CANCELLED: Sunflower Alliance Meeting 1:00 pm
APRIL 22nd MEETING IS CANCELLED: Sunflower Alliance Meeting @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
April 22nd Meeting is CANCELLED: Please join us for our regular biweekly meeting of the Sunflower Alliance. We’ll discuss ongoing campaigns and plans for the future. Newcomers and old friends welcome — we need your participation and your voice.64526
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway near the steps of City Hall. If for some reason the amphitheater is being used otherwise and/or OGP itself is inaccessible, we will meet at Kaiser Park, right next to the statues, on 19th St. between San Pablo and Telegraph. 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. (Note: we tend … Continued
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Intro to SURJ Meeting with Guest Speaker Sandra Johnson 6:45 pm
Intro to SURJ Meeting with Guest Speaker Sandra Johnson @ Sierra Club offices
Apr 25 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Want to get involved with SURJ Bay Area? Come learn about our current work and activities. SURJ moves white people to act for justice, with passion and accountability, as part of a multi-racial majority. Featured Speaker: Sandra Johnson a Community Organizer for All of Us or None, a grassroots civil rights organization fighting for the rights of formerly- and currently-incarcerated people and their families, and a project of Legal Services for Prisoners with Children. Parking and Transportation: The closest BART station is 19th Street BART and the Sierra Club is … Continued
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Strike Debt Bay Area: Debt Resistance is NOT Futile! 4:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area: Debt Resistance is NOT Futile! @ Omni Commons
Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Strike Debt is building a debt resistance movement. We believe that most individual debt is illegitimate and unjust. Most of us fall into debt because we are increasingly deprived of the means to acquire the basic necessities of life: health care, education, and housing. Because we are forced to go into debt simply in order to live, we think it is right and moral to resist it. Come get connected with SDBA’s projects! Presenting debt and inequality related topics at forums, workshops and in radio productions. Our next seminar/workshop will … Continued
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Indivisible East Bay: April All Member Meeting 1:00 pm
Indivisible East Bay: April All Member Meeting @ Sports Basement Berkeley - Community Room
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join our monthly meeting for members and newcomers interested in opposing the Trump agenda! For more information, visit indivisibleeb.org Indivisible East Bay is a chapter of the Indivisible movement. We are a grassroots organization focused on stopping the Trump administration’s policies by: Lobbying our group’s Members of Congress (MoCs) with office visits, calls, emails, and rallies. Lobbying our MoCs on topics of laws, policies, and nominations. Collaborating with other Indivisible groups and sharing resources for meetings and events. https://indivisibleeb.org64610
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Apr 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway near the steps of City Hall. If for some reason the amphitheater is being used otherwise and/or OGP itself is inaccessible, we will meet at Kaiser Park, right next to the statues, on 19th St. between San Pablo and Telegraph. 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. (Note: we tend … Continued
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