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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
IndyBay listing Source and other events for May Day58704
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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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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 2:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective
May 3 @ 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 3:00 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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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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Justice 4 Mario Romero: Mass Die In in Vallejo 12:00 pm
Justice 4 Mario Romero: 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.58622
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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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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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Oakland Livable Wage Assembly 6:30 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall | 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. 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 the movement. … Continued
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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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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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Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting 6:30 pm
Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting @ Impact Hub
May 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
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. Stop by and learn how you can help guard Oakland’s right not to be spied on by the government & if you are interested in joining the Oakland Privacy Working Group email listserv, send an email to: oaklandprivacyworkinggroup-subscribe AT lists.riseup.net For … 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
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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
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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 31 @ 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