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Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting 4:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
Aug 1 @ 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 staging Debtors’ Assemblies Reviewing our recent presentation on money and debt at the US Social Forum saving the Berkeley Post Office and stopping the Staples non-union takeover of good Post Office jobs and much more! … 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
Aug 2 @ 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 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater 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. On second and fourth Sundays we meet at 2 PM at the Omni so we can also meet with the Open Circle folks at 3:45. There is a potluck at the Omni starting … Continued
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Coalition for Police Accountability 6:00 pm
Coalition for Police Accountability
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Agenda: ·         review the latest draft of our proposed ballot measure, ·         discuss proposals for how to ensure we get the best Commissioners ·         talk about the work that lies ahead: growing the Coalition, getting important endorsements, educating the public and meeting with our Council members. ·         We’ll also need to put on some community events and do some fundraising.59255
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting @ Neibyl Proctor Library
Aug 4 @ 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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Politics of Debt Reading Group: Greece, Debt and Austerity. 7:30 pm
Politics of Debt Reading Group: Greece, Debt and Austerity. @ Omni Commons
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
We discuss various monetary and debt-related topics. For our next meeting we will be discussing Greece, it’s debt, the recent referendum and its implications on the world monetary system, and Greece’s prospects. A continuation of our last meeting.  See there for a list of background reading and please read the latest articles in  the news about what is happening in Greece. The Politics of Debt Reading Group is affiliated with the Bay Area Public School and Strike Debt Bay Area.59228
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70 Years of Nuclear Weapons – At What Cost? 8:00 am
70 Years of Nuclear Weapons – At What Cost? @ Livermore Labs
Aug 6 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
70 Years of Nuclear Weapons - At What Cost? @ Livermore Labs  | Livermore | California | United States
Today, after 70 years, nearly 16,000 nuclear weapons-94% of them held by the USA and Russia-continue to pose an intolerable threat to humanity, and the danger of nuclear war is growing. Whether a nuclear exchange is initiated by accident, miscalculation or madness, the radiation will know no boundaries. The USA plans to spend a trillion dollars over the next thirty years “modernizing” its nuclear arsenal. The human cost of this is immeasurable-to our health, environment, ethics, and democracy, to our prospects for global peace, and to our confidence in human … Continued
EMERGENCY ACTION AND MEETING TO DEFEND HUCHIUN – KNOWLAND PARK! 12:00 pm
EMERGENCY ACTION AND MEETING TO DEFEND HUCHIUN – KNOWLAND PARK! @ Oakland Zoo Knowland Park entrance
Aug 6 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
EMERGENCY ACTION AND MEETING TO DEFEND HUCHIUN – KNOWLAND PARK! PLEASE SHARE AND INVITE! http://www.facebook.com/events/1621914134725011/ 12:00 PM – Thursday August 6th – The Knowland Park entrance by the intersection of Malcolm and Snowdown Ave. 6:00 PM – Planning Meeting – The Knowland Park entrance by the intersection of Malcolm an Snowdown Ave. Please join us this Thursday to stop the construction and plan a long term resistance to defend the park and neighborhood from the Zoo! Over the weekend the Oakland Zoo began constructing a fence around the proposed development … Continued
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#DayofRage 4:00 pm
#DayofRage @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm – 11:45 pm
#DayofRage is in honor of Sandra Bland. We, the people of the Bay Area, and the United State of Amerika need to stand up and fight the racist, and militant police force that controls us. Its time for us to stand up for our rights and make our voices heard. We do not want to cause any more violence than we are already accustomed to, but we do need to raise hell. We need to stick up for our brothers and sisters nation wide. We need full police reform. We … 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
Aug 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining | Oakland | California | United States
Normally OO holds its GA on the 2nd Sunday at 2 PM at the Omni to accommodate the Open Circle meeting there at 3:45 or so, but this week the Open Circle was rescheduled, so GA will be at it “normal” time and place, 4PM at OGP.  -Special Ed ———————————————————————— The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway, often on the steps of City Hall. If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just … Continued
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Coalition for Police Accountability 6:00 pm
Coalition for Police Accountability
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Dorado’s Tax & Bookkeeping, corner of Davis St. Agenda: 1.   Discuss most recent version of the ballot measure 2.   Get updates from recent meetings with S.F. Commissioners, San Jose Police Auditor and City Council person Dan Kalb. 3.   Review work plan for Sept – Dec 2015; break out into work groups59329
No Coal in Oakland: District 2 meeting. 6:00 pm
No Coal in Oakland: District 2 meeting. @ Lakeshore Baptist Church
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
No Coal in Oakland: District 2 meeting. @ Lakeshore Baptist Church | Oakland | California | United States
No Coal in Oakland Help block the proposal to transport coal by rail through Oakland for export overseas. Join an educational and planning meeting for residents of District 2 (Abel J. Guillen’s district). This meeting is particularly relevant to residents of that area (see map) but this project could affect all East Bay residents, and all are welcome. You will learn what the Coal Free Oakland campaign has been doing and how you can help convince the City Council to ban coal in our city. A meeting for District 1 … Continued
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly meeting 6:30 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly meeting @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall
Aug 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly meeting @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall | Oakland | California | United States
Join us to fight for a livable wage for all Bay Area workers! We collaborate in principled reflection and action on what the Bay Area livable wage would be and where we are at on the right to a livable wage. The Oakland Livable Wage Assembly builds Community and Power among those who seek higher wages and better work life conditions for area workers. Our work together encompasses: (1) The concerns of precarious, care and contingent workers, (2) Campaigns to improve wages for low wage workers, and (3) Efforts by … Continued
No Coal Oakland: District 3 meeting 7:00 pm
No Coal Oakland: District 3 meeting @ St. Patrick's Church
Aug 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
No Coal Oakland: District 3 meeting @ St. Patrick's Church | Los Lunas | New Mexico | United States
  Help block the proposal to transport coal by rail through Oakland for export overseas. Join an educational and planning meeting for residents of District 3 (including but not limited to West Oakland). This meeting is particularly relevant to residents of that area (see map) but this project could affect all East Bay residents, and all are welcome. You will learn what the Coal Free Oakland campaign has been doing and how you can help convince the City Council to ban coal in our city.   59312
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Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting 7:30 pm
Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting @ Omni Commons (basement, check white board)
Aug 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting @ Omni Commons (basement, check white board) | Oakland | California | United States
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, to support privacy ordinances now being considered by the Oakland City Council emerging from the effort to fight the DAC, fight against Predictive Policing, Stingray and help in other fights to preserve and restore our privacy around the Bay Area, in California and nationwide. OPWG was instrumental in stopping the DAC from becoming a city-wide spying network, and its members helped draft … Continued
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Occupy the Farm Meeting 7:30 pm
Occupy the Farm Meeting @ Omni Commons library
Aug 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Occupy the Farm Meeting @ Omni Commons library | Oakland | California | United States
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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
Aug 16 @ 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 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater 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. On second and fourth Sundays we meet at 2 PM at the Omni so we can also meet with the Open Circle folks at 3:45. There is a potluck at the Omni starting … Continued
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No Coal in Oakland: District 1 meeting. 6:30 pm
No Coal in Oakland: District 1 meeting. @ Sky Room, Piedmont Gardens
Aug 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
No Coal in Oakland: District 1 meeting. @ Sky Room, Piedmont Gardens | Oakland | California | United States
No Coal in Oakland: District 1 meeting. Help block the proposal to transport coal by rail through Oakland for export overseas. Join an educational and planning meeting for residents of District 1 (Dan Kalb’s district). This meeting is particularly relevant to residents of that area (see map) but this project could affect all East Bay residents, and all are welcome. You will learn what the Coal Free Oakland campaign has been doing and how you can help convince the City Council to ban coal in our city.   59313
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Hearing may be the last chance to stop the expansion of the Oakland Zoo into Knowland Park 6:00 pm
Hearing may be the last chance to stop the expansion of the Oakland Zoo into Knowland Park @ Oakland City Hall, Hearing Room No. 1
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Hearing may be the last chance to stop the expansion of the Oakland Zoo into Knowland Park @ Oakland City Hall, Hearing Room No. 1 | Oakland | California | United States
City Approves Zoo Permit to Destroy Oaks Despite our letter of objections that we submitted 6-23-2015 during public comment period, plus over 600 emails from the community asking for permit denial, the Oakland Tree Services division has approved the Zoo’s application to cut down 55 protected Coast live oaks and risk damage to an additional 424 protected trees “within 10 feet of construction” to make way for its planned “California Trail” exhibit in the upper highlands of western Knowland Park. Environmental organizations and concerned individuals across Oakland and the East Bay have … Continued
Stop Urban Shield Coalition Meeting 7:00 pm
Stop Urban Shield Coalition Meeting @ 3rd Floor
Aug 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
No other information.59367
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Anti-Police-Terror Project Meeting 7:30 pm
Anti-Police-Terror Project Meeting @ Eastside Arts Alliance
Aug 19 @ 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 at Eastside Arts Alliance at 7:30 pm.59332
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NorCal Climate Mobilization Planning Meeting 7:00 pm
NorCal Climate Mobilization Planning Meeting @ Humanist Hall
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Attend a planning meeting for the NorCal Mass Climate Mobilization, November 21st, the biggest Bay Area Climate demonstration of the year. The Mobilization is a lead-up event for the the Paris COP21 UN climate talks. By joining one of our planning committees you will have the opportunity to network with climate justice groups in our region. Learn more about the goals of the Mobilization at the event’s website. Rides back to BART available. Ask about when you arrive. Invite your friends to help with this. 59362
Occupy the Farm Meeting 7:30 pm
Occupy the Farm Meeting @ Omni Commons library
Aug 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Occupy the Farm Meeting @ Omni Commons library | Oakland | California | United States
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Knowland Park Defence Festial and Campout! – Bands – Workshops – Films – and more! 12:00 pm
Knowland Park Defence Festial and Campout! – Bands – Workshops – Films – and more! @ Knowland Park
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 23 @ 8:00 pm
Knowland Park Defence Festial and Campout! - Bands - Workshops - Films - and more! @ Knowland Park | Oakland | California | United States
We are resisting a development that would cut down 400+ trees including a 600 year old Oak tree, put a fancy ass restaurant along with 60 other buildings on top of the most beautiful park in Oakland. Then they would cage a bunch of beautiful animals on it gentrifying the working class neighborhood. Please join us for a weekend of fun and Direct Action to stop the Oakland Zoo! For more info about the campaign go to: http://www.defendknowlandpark.org There will be a shuttle available stopping at Coliseum Bart and Foothill … Continued
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No Coal in Oakland, District 4 meeting. 3:30 pm
No Coal in Oakland, District 4 meeting. @ Oakland Public Library: Dimond Branch
Aug 22 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Help block the proposal to transport coal by rail through Oakland for export overseas. Join an educational and planning meeting for residents of District 4, but all Oakland residents are welcome. This meeting is particularly relevant to residents of that area but this project could affect all East Bay residents, and all are welcome. You will learn what the Coal Free Oakland campaign has been doing and how you can help convince the City Council to ban coal in our city. 59363
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting – Fighting Back Against Unjust Debt 4:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting – Fighting Back Against Unjust Debt @ Oscar Grant Plaza Amphitheater
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting - Fighting Back Against Unjust Debt @ 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 staging Debtors’ Assemblies Restaging our recent presentation on money and debt at the US Social Forum Working on debarring US Banks that have been convicted of felonies from municipal contracts saving the Berkeley Post Office … Continued
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 2:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective | Portland | Oregon | United States
On the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month Occupy Oakland meets at the Omni Commons (4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland) basement at 2:00  PM sharp so folks can also attend the Open Circle at the Omni a little later at 3:45 PM. A potluck lunch normally precedes the Open Circle and postcedes GA at roughly 3 PM. On the 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheatre at 14th Street & Broadway, often on the steps of City Hall. If … Continued
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12th St Parcel: Community Engagement Meeting 5:30 pm
12th St Parcel: Community Engagement Meeting
Aug 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
There meeting tomorrow night. #SaveE12th pic.twitter.com/bRlxUxMeFB— Bay Solidarity (@BaySolidarity) August 23, 2015 59407
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Oakland Livable Wage Assembly meeting 6:30 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly meeting @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall
Aug 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly meeting @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall | Oakland | California | United States
Join us to fight for a livable wage for all Bay Area workers! We collaborate in principled reflection and action on what the Bay Area livable wage would be and where we are at on the right to a livable wage. The Oakland Livable Wage Assembly builds Community and Power among those who seek higher wages and better work life conditions for area workers. Our work together encompasses: (1) The concerns of precarious, care and contingent workers, (2) Campaigns to improve wages for low wage workers, and (3) Efforts by … Continued
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TELL CCSF TRUSTEES PUBLIC LAND SHOULD BE USED FOR PUBLIC GOOD 6:30 pm
TELL CCSF TRUSTEES PUBLIC LAND SHOULD BE USED FOR PUBLIC GOOD @ Ocean Campus, MUB 14
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
. Board of Trustees Meeting The Agenda includes a discussion of audio-taping or videotaping the Board of Trustees’ meetings as well as an Affordable Housing Presentation by the Council of Community Housing Organizations. The Save City College Coalition is working with affordable housing advocates to fight for the principle that scarce and irreplaceable public land must go toward the public good, and truly affordable housing­ – not toward yet more luxury condos and profits for market rate developers! (See opinion editorial by Fernando Marti and Peter Cohen, Public land ideal … Continued
BLM Cleveland Report Back 7:00 pm
BLM Cleveland Report Back @ Oakstop, #202
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
BLM Cleveland Report Back @ Oakstop, #202 | Oakland | California | United States
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Occupy the Farm Meeting 7:30 pm
Occupy the Farm Meeting @ Omni Commons library
Aug 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Occupy the Farm Meeting @ Omni Commons library | Oakland | California | United States
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Organizing for people working to end solitary and for people to get involved. 10:00 am
Organizing for people working to end solitary and for people to get involved. @ First Unitarian Church in Oakland, Wendte Room
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Strategy/Organizing Training for people working to end solitary confinement and for people wanting to get involved. Free event, food included! Hosted by Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity Coalition (PHSS)59397
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Sunflower Alliance General Meeting 1:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance General Meeting @ Bobby Bowen Center
Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance General Meeting @ Bobby Bowen Center | Richmond | California | United States
Public awareness of the need for aggressive climate action grows stronger as we approach of the COP21 Conference in Paris in December. Join us for reports and discussion of activities aimed at fossil fuel resistance and promoting climate justice in our region. At our next meeting, Steve Nadel will lead a discussion on the value of direct action in bringing about social and institutional change. Newcomers especially welcome. 59420
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining
Aug 30 @ 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 1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater 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. On second and fourth Sundays we meet at 2 PM at the Omni so we can also meet with the Open Circle folks at 3:45. There is a potluck at the Omni starting … Continued
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly 6:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Aug 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | 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. Federal Judge William Alsup decided to dismiss the lawsuit in April because the Postal Service says it … Continued