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Anonymous: Mass Protest beginning at Walmart 11:00 am
Anonymous: Mass Protest beginning at Walmart @ Walmart Oakland (near the airport)
Feb 1 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dear Citizens of the World, It has come to our attention that Beavercreek Officer Sean C. Williams has murdered a young, innocent, black man named John Crawford III, while he shopped at Walmart. As a result of the gun fire, Angela D. Williams had a heart attack & died. These two innocent people should be alive today. This injustice will not go unnoticed. The no indictment of the officer responsible has only furthered the indictment a broken system, a system that’s time has come to a close. Because of this, … Continued
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective
Feb 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective | Oakland | California | United States
Until the end of February (22nd) 2015 GA will meet at the Omni Collective basement, mostly at its regular time, 4PM Sunday. The Occupy Oakland General Assembly generally meets 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 Commons, 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland  Directions We have met on a continuous basis for more than three years! Our … Continued
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Occupy Forum: Shutting Down the Fossil Fuel Industry via Its Supply Chains 6:00 pm
Occupy Forum: Shutting Down the Fossil Fuel Industry via Its Supply Chains @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
OccupyForum presents Information, discussion & community! Monday Night Forum!! Occupy Forum is an opportunity for open and respectful dialogue on all sides of these critically important issues! Shutting Down the Fossil Fuel Industry via Its Supply Chains Climate Change, Direct Action & Community Solidarity Empire Logistics will facilitate an interactive workshop for Occupy SF Forum where participants will brainstorm to find ways to create solidarity along fossil fuel supply chains ​ and will model ways for worker resistance, community solidarity, and direct action to flow from the point of extraction … Continued
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City Council to Consider #BlackLivesMatter, Police Violence Recommendations. 6:30 pm
City Council to Consider #BlackLivesMatter, Police Violence Recommendations.
Feb 3 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
According to the Contra Costa Times, “Recommendations from the meeting ((The #BlackLivesMatter City Council forum held on January 24th)) will be considered ((at the February 3rd City Council meeting)) .” 9896
SF 99% Coalition Meeting 6:30 pm
SF 99% Coalition Meeting @ MLK Room, Unitarian Universalist Center
Feb 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The purpose of the San Francisco 99% Coalition is to work in coalition and offer support to groups which promote nonviolent advocacy for more equitable social, economic and environmental public policies. See their website at http://sf99percent.org/ . Leave an email message at sf99percent [at] gmail.com to be called about specific meeting information. See the SF99% Facebook page at http://tinyurl.com/mcasbg3 9896
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Corporate Coloniality and the Demotion of Capitalism 7:00 pm
Corporate Coloniality and the Demotion of Capitalism @ OMNI Collective
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The first of eight meetings is January 28th. This seminar will study the corporate structure, its historical development, and its modes of political control.   9896
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective
Feb 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective | Oakland | California | United States
Until the end of February (22nd) 2015 GA will meet at the Omni Collective basement, mostly at its regular time, 4PM Sunday. The Occupy Oakland General Assembly generally meets 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 Commons, 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland  Directions We have met on a continuous basis for more than three years! Our … Continued
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5th Open Circle. 3:00 pm
5th Open Circle. @ Omni Commons ballroom
Feb 8 @ 3:00 pm – Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm
Facebook event. This open circle will continue the dialogue and planning around support, goals, and long-term strategy in addressing the issues of disproportionate degrees of police brutality and killings of black people and people of color, systemic racism, state violence, militarization of police, and more that have been brought to the forefront once again due to the recent surge of such atrocities. Let’s kick this meeting off with a potluck at 3:00 pm followed by the Open Circle at 3:45 pm. Please bring a dish or snacks to share! Open … Continued
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. 6:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Feb 9 @ 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 DEVELOPMENT GROUP. HUDSON-MCDONALD BACKED OUT OF THE DEAL IN EARLY DECEMBER. THE CITY OF BERKELEY SUED THE POST OFFICE TO STOP THE SALE. A TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER WAS IN PLACE UNTIL DECEMBER 17th, BUT WAS LIFTED BY THE JUDGE WHEN HUDSON WITHDREW.  ` Get an … Continued
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Oakland Livable Wage Assembly. 6:30 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly. @ SEIU Local 1000, 2nd floor
Feb 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly. @ SEIU Local 1000, 2nd floor | 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 at the SEIU Local 1000 union hall, 1433 Webster Street, 2nd Floor in downtown Oakland. These assembly meetings occur from 6:30 pm to 8:00 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 … Continued
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Corporate Coloniality and the Demotion of Capitalism 7:00 pm
Corporate Coloniality and the Demotion of Capitalism @ OMNI Collective
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The first of eight meetings is January 28th. This seminar will study the corporate structure, its historical development, and its modes of political control.   9896
Politics of Debt Reading Group 7:30 pm
Politics of Debt Reading Group @ OMNI Collective in the basement
Feb 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
For our next meeting we’ll cover Chapters 3, 4, and 5 of PART FOUR (which is the “Organisation and Ownership” section) of E.F. Schumacher’s book, “Small is Beautiful” (which is here:  http://www.ditext.com/schumacher/small/small.html ). These are the chapters about “Socialism” and “Ownership” (which Gar Alperovitz recommended)!  In addition, people might also find this article by David Graeber, entitled “Hope in Common”, worthwhile: https://theanarchistlibrary.org/library/david-graeber-hope-in-common. We’ll also have a brief discussion of the recent Greek elections if Syriza, the anti-austerity party, wins, and the global ramifications thereof. The Politics of Debt Reading Group … Continued
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective
Feb 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective | Oakland | California | United States
Until the end of February (22nd) 2015 GA will meet at the Omni Collective basement, mostly at its regular time, 4PM Sunday. The Occupy Oakland General Assembly generally meets 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 Commons, 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland  Directions We have met on a continuous basis for more than three years! Our … Continued
Strike Debt Bay Area. Fighting Unjust Debt. 4:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area. Fighting Unjust Debt. @ OMNI Collective in the basement
Feb 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area. Fighting Unjust Debt. @ OMNI Collective in the basement | Oakland | California | United States
Come and help us draw awareness to and fight unjust debt! Come get connected with SDBA’s many projects! organizing for public banking in Oakland and elsewhere. advocating for Postal banking. saving the Berkeley Post Office and stopping the Staples non-union takeover of good Post Office jobs working with the City of Richmond and other municipalities for eminent domain seizure of underwater mortgages from the banksters ongoing study group student debt resistance helping out America’s only non-profit check-cashing organization and fighting against usurious for-profit pay-day lenders and their ilk our famous … Continued
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Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting. 6:30 pm
Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting. @ Impact Hub
Feb 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting. @ Impact Hub | Oakland | California | United States
Join Oakland Privacy Working Group to organize against the Domain Awareness Center (DAC), Oakland’s citywide networked mass surveillance hub, surveillance systems from facial recognition to license plate readers, Urban Shield and other invasions of privacy by our militarized police and benighted City Government. We are currently pushing to get a strong privacy policy for the DAC enacted by the City Council, for the Council to create a privacy committee that will create a private policy for all of Oakland, and for a surveillance equipment acquisition ordinance which provides transparency and prior … Continued
Corporate Coloniality and the Demotion of Capitalism 7:00 pm
Corporate Coloniality and the Demotion of Capitalism @ OMNI Collective
Feb 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The first of eight meetings is January 28th. This seminar will study the corporate structure, its historical development, and its modes of political control.   9896
Anti Police-Terror Project General Meeting (APTP) 7:30 pm
Anti Police-Terror Project General Meeting (APTP) @ EastSide Arts Alliance
Feb 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Monthly APTP meeting, held on every 3rd Wednesday (changed from Thursday) of the month. The Anti Police-Terror Project is a project of the ONYX Organizing Committee that in coalition with other organizations like The Alan Blueford Center For Justice, Idriss Stelley Foundation, 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. Facebook event & RSVP. 9896
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Community Meeting re Berkeley Post Office Sale, Report on Lawsuit, etc 7:00 pm
Community Meeting re Berkeley Post Office Sale, Report on Lawsuit, etc @ Bonnie's Art Space
Feb 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Community Meeting re Berkeley Post Office Sale, Report on Lawsuit, etc @ Bonnie's Art Space | Berkeley | California | United States
 Presentations will be given by Attorneys Tony Rossmann (lawyer for the City of Berkeley’s lawsuit against the Post Office)  and Brian Turner (lawyer for the National Trust’s similar lawsuit against the Post Office). Others will also be there to share information about the Community Garden, the Occupation, and anything else relevant to the  fight to Save the Berkeley Post Office. 9896
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective
Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Omni Collective | Oakland | California | United States
Until the end of February (22nd) 2015 GA will meet at the Omni Collective basement, mostly at its regular time, 4PM Sunday. The Occupy Oakland General Assembly generally meets 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 Commons, 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland  Directions We have met on a continuous basis for more than three years! Our … Continued
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Corporate Coloniality and the Demotion of Capitalism 7:00 pm
Corporate Coloniality and the Demotion of Capitalism @ OMNI Collective
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The first of eight meetings is January 28th. This seminar will study the corporate structure, its historical development, and its modes of political control.   9896
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