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Oakland Privacy Advisory Commission- Discussion re collaboration with ICE 5:00 pm
Oakland Privacy Advisory Commission- Discussion re collaboration with ICE @ Oakland City Hall, Hearing Room 1
Jun 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Meeting Agenda 4. 5:15pm: Staff update on Surveillance Equipment Ordinance 5. 5:20pm: Review and discussion of Oakland Police Department’s written report on their collaboration with ICE; database access and sharing with outside entities 6. 5:40pm: Review and discussion of Oakland Police Department’s Immigration Policy63115
Omni Commons General Assembly 7:00 pm
Omni Commons General Assembly @ Omni Commons
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come by our open Delegates Meetings every First and Third Thursday of the month at 7pm! We’ll give space to brief announcements, updates from working groups, proposals up for consensus, and discussion around important issues. The schedule is created weekly at the following url: https://pad.riseup.net/p/omninom62917
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Alameda Renters Coalition 2:00 pm
Alameda Renters Coalition @ Alameda Point Collaborative
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
June 3 @Alameda_Renters Coalition General Meeting @thealamedapoint w/#Alameda CM Ashcraft. #TenantRights #AlaMtg https://t.co/Hi39MNu7Yq pic.twitter.com/DmsUJW1s9k— Alameda Renters (@Alameda_Renters) May 30, 2017 63144
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Indivisible: All Members Meeting 9:30 am
Indivisible: All Members Meeting @ Drake's Dealership
Jun 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Join Indivisible East Bay for resistance and brunch on Sunday, June 4th. Learn about our work from the past month, participate in upcoming actions, and hear from other local groups resisting here in the East Bay. New members welcome! We hope you can join us!63070
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jun 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
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.  (In prior years we have agreed … Continued
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Friends of the Public Bank of Oakland General Membership Meeting 5:30 pm
Friends of the Public Bank of Oakland General Membership Meeting @ Downtown Oakland Post Office
Jun 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
In November, 2016 we succeeded in getting the Oakland City Council to instruct the City Administrator to report on the usefulness of a feasibility study for creating The Public Bank of Oakland. Our next goal is to convince the City Council to commission that study as soon as possible, and incorporate it into a business plan for a public bank in Oakland. After that, we will pressure the Oakland City Council to pass enabling legislation that will create and fund a public bank for Oakland. Our overarching goal is to see a public bank flourish in Oakland … Continued
Anti-Eviction Mapping Project 6:00 pm
Anti-Eviction Mapping Project @ Omni Commons
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Anti-Eviction Mapping Project @ Omni Commons | Oakland | California | United States
On the first and third Mondays of the month, the Anti-Eviction Mapping Project holds its data viz and oral history meetings related to our project in Alameda County. 62964
DEFUND OPD General Meeting 6:30 pm
DEFUND OPD General Meeting @ Siegel & Yee, 3rd floor
Jun 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This will be a collaborative planning meeting so that we can start carrying out the next phase of our work, launching a viral social media / traditional media campaign to leverage as much pressure as possible on the council to implement our defunding demands! Please show up! Please bring your ideas about how to spread the message as broadly as possible, demonstrate widespread public support and pressure on city council to cut OPD’s budget! Also, please forward this note to invite organizers, people who have lots of connections, traditional media … Continued
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting @ Neibyl Proctor Library
Jun 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.62823
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Prisoners Literature Project 6:30 pm
Prisoners Literature Project @ Grassroots House
Jun 7 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Volunteer with us! The Prisoners Literature Project is based in Berkeley, California, and we’re always looking for volunteers to help answer letters, send out books, learn more about the prison system, and assist in other ways. We currently meet on Sundays from 2-5pm and on Wednesdays from 6:30-9:30pm at the Grassroots House.  This is located at 2022 Blake St. (at Milvia), Berkeley, CA 94704.  (Map – there’s plenty of local parking, and the office is walkable in 11-15 minutes from downtown Berkeley BART or Ashby BART  – also, AC Transit … 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! @ Paris Baugette
Jun 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 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! Promoting single-payer / Medicare for All to end the plague of medical debt Presenting debt-related topics at … Continued
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
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.  (In prior years we have agreed … Continued
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Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting @ Madison Park Apartments, community room
Jun 12 @ 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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Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State in the Age of Trump. 6:30 pm
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State in the Age of Trump. @ Omni Commons
Jun 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State in the Age of Trump. @ Omni Commons | Oakland | California | United States
Join Oakland Privacy to organize against the surveillance state,  against Urban Shield, and to advocate for privacy and surveillance regulation ordinances to be passed around the Bay Area, including the Alameda and San Francisco County Boards of Supervisors, the BART Board of Directors, and by the Oakland, Berkeley, Richmond and Davis City Councils. We are also engaged in the fight against Predictive Policing and other “pre-crime” and “thought-crime” abominations, drones, improper use of police body cameras, ALPRs, requirements for “backdoors” to your cellphone and against other invasions of privacy by our … Continued
Prisoners Literature Project 6:30 pm
Prisoners Literature Project @ Grassroots House
Jun 14 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Volunteer with us! The Prisoners Literature Project is based in Berkeley, California, and we’re always looking for volunteers to help answer letters, send out books, learn more about the prison system, and assist in other ways. We currently meet on Sundays from 2-5pm and on Wednesdays from 6:30-9:30pm at the Grassroots House.  This is located at 2022 Blake St. (at Milvia), Berkeley, CA 94704.  (Map – there’s plenty of local parking, and the office is walkable in 11-15 minutes from downtown Berkeley BART or Ashby BART  – also, AC Transit … Continued
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NLG: Bodies & Bondage A History of California Prisons 6:30 pm
NLG: Bodies & Bondage A History of California Prisons
Jun 15 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
JOIN US FOR OUR JUNE MEMBERSHIP MEETING Bodies & Bondage A History of California Prisons Every month, we invite members, non-members, activists, organizers, lawyers and legal workers to join us for the NLGSF “Join the Conversation” Membership Meeting Each month will feature a political discussion. This month we will hold a discussion onBodies and Bondage A History of California’s Prisons with Jared Rudolph of the Prison Advocacy Network. Jared Rudolph is a criminal defense attorney and the founder of Prisoner Reentry Network,a nonprofit that supports successful transitions from incarceration to … Continued
Intro to SURJ Meeting 7:00 pm
Intro to SURJ Meeting @ Sierra Club
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ) moves white people to act as part of a multi-racial majority for justice with passion and accountability. Want to get involved with SURJ Bay Area? Come learn about our current work and activities. You’ll also hear about SURJ’s new pathways for entering the work, including study and action groups as well as committee work, upcoming workshops, and events. We’ll answer your questions and share how you can get involved in the movement for racial justice. — Address info: The Sierra Club is located at … Continued
Omni Commons General Assembly 7:00 pm
Omni Commons General Assembly @ Omni Commons
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come by our open Delegates Meetings every First and Third Thursday of the month at 7pm! We’ll give space to brief announcements, updates from working groups, proposals up for consensus, and discussion around important issues. The schedule is created weekly at the following url: https://pad.riseup.net/p/omninom62917
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Richmond Progressive Alliance 2:00 pm
Richmond Progressive Alliance @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Jun 17 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
You are invited! Richmond Progressive Alliance Membership Meeting As always, members can join or renew at the meeting, and all RPA supporters are welcomed, too. Volunteers Needed Before the Meeting! Consider joining us from 11 am – 2 pm to help distribute the latest issue of The Richmond Sun. We’ll feed volunteers a late lunch before the meeting starts.  Click here to sign up for a volunteer shift. 63232
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jun 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
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.  (In prior years we have agreed … Continued
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Friends of the Public Bank of Oakland General Membership Meeting 5:30 pm
Friends of the Public Bank of Oakland General Membership Meeting @ Greenlining Institute
Jun 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
In November, 2016 we succeeded in getting the Oakland City Council to instruct the City Administrator to report on the usefulness of a feasibility study for creating The Public Bank of Oakland. Our next goal is to convince the City Council to commission that study as soon as possible, and incorporate it into a business plan for a public bank in Oakland. After that, we will pressure the Oakland City Council to pass enabling legislation that will create and fund a public bank for Oakland. Our overarching goal is to see a public bank flourish in Oakland … Continued
Anti-Eviction Mapping Project 6:00 pm
Anti-Eviction Mapping Project @ Omni Commons
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Anti-Eviction Mapping Project @ Omni Commons | Oakland | California | United States
On the first and third Mondays of the month, the Anti-Eviction Mapping Project holds its data viz and oral history meetings related to our project in Alameda County. 62964
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Prisoners Literature Project 6:30 pm
Prisoners Literature Project @ Grassroots House
Jun 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Volunteer with us! The Prisoners Literature Project is based in Berkeley, California, and we’re always looking for volunteers to help answer letters, send out books, learn more about the prison system, and assist in other ways. We currently meet on Sundays from 2-5pm and on Wednesdays from 6:30-9:30pm at the Grassroots House.  This is located at 2022 Blake St. (at Milvia), Berkeley, CA 94704.  (Map – there’s plenty of local parking, and the office is walkable in 11-15 minutes from downtown Berkeley BART or Ashby BART  – also, AC Transit … Continued
Anti Police-Terror Project General Meeting 7:30 pm
Anti Police-Terror Project General Meeting @ EastSide Arts Alliance
Jun 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Monthly APTP meeting, held on every 3rd Wednesday of the month. – Strategize on addressing proposed changes to the BART police use of force policy. – Find out ways you can use your talents and resources to support APTP and get involved with the work, including how to join various committees such as the Black Leadership Committee, First Responders, Action, Policy, Media, and Security committees. – Find out more about the #DefundOPD campaign. The Anti Police-Terror Project is a project of the ONYX ORGANIZING COMMITTEE that in coalition with other … Continued
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Decarcerate Alameda 5:30 pm
Decarcerate Alameda @ CURB office
Jun 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
We will be having our next Decarcerate Alameda meeting this Thursday, June 22nd. If you can, please bring some snacks to share. Our agenda will include planning for the July 24th hearing on mental health alternatives, our upcoming art build, jail outreach and more. 63287
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East Bay DSA – Intro, Election and General Meeting 9:30 am
East Bay DSA – Intro, Election and General Meeting @ California Nurses Association
Jun 24 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
9:30 AM: If you’re new to DSA, come learn how we are organizing locally, what our plans are for the future, and how you can get involved! This orientation is open to members and nonmembers alike who are interested in DSA. It is open to the public and you do not need to be a member to attend. Those interested in becoming members can sign up at: https://dsausa.nationbuilder.com/join. 10:30 AM On June 24, we come together for a beautiful demonstration of democracy and solidarity. We’ll elect the new Local Council … Continued
Justice4Pedie Community Meeting 3:30 pm
Justice4Pedie Community Meeting @ Richmond Public Library, Whittlesey Community Room
Jun 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Members of the Oscar Grant Committee and the Perez family are organizing a special community meeting to review the Pedie Perez case and discuss how we can ensure justice is done. Co-sponsored by Richmond Progressive Alliance Justice4Pedie Update, June 2017 Special Investigator Hired to Look into Perez Shooting The City of Richmond has hired Mr. Lucky Narain, for the part-time position as special investigator for the Richmond Citizens Police Review Commission. Relatively unknown to the Richmond community, Mr. Narian was a candidate for Oakland School Board in 2016, when he … Continued
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jun 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
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.  (In prior years we have agreed … Continued
Indivisible Berkeley General Assembly 7:30 pm
Indivisible Berkeley General Assembly @ Finnish Hall
Jun 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
 Special guest, Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguin!  Arreguin will be speaking and answering questions. We’ll have updates from our teams, and community event announcements, followed by team breakouts and discussions. Bring snacks to share! Bring friends!63284
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Prisoners Literature Project 6:30 pm
Prisoners Literature Project @ Grassroots House
Jun 28 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Volunteer with us! The Prisoners Literature Project is based in Berkeley, California, and we’re always looking for volunteers to help answer letters, send out books, learn more about the prison system, and assist in other ways. We currently meet on Sundays from 2-5pm and on Wednesdays from 6:30-9:30pm at the Grassroots House.  This is located at 2022 Blake St. (at Milvia), Berkeley, CA 94704.  (Map – there’s plenty of local parking, and the office is walkable in 11-15 minutes from downtown Berkeley BART or Ashby BART  – also, AC Transit … Continued
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