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Occupation Begins! 4:00 pm
Occupation Begins!
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm
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BBQ 5:00 pm
BBQ
Oct 11 @ 5:00 pm
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Face Painting for kids 5:30 pm
Face Painting for kids @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 12 @ 5:30 pm
Free face painting for children of all ages. This event will help kick off the children’s space in Oscar Grant Plaza. 9896
General Assembly 6:00 pm
General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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What Does Racism Have to Do with It? Come Find Out! 1:30 pm
What Does Racism Have to Do with… @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 13 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday, October 15 at 1:30: What Does Racism Have to Do with It? Come Find Out! At Seminary of the Street, we are aware that [...]
Tar Sands Action 4:15 pm
Tar Sands Action @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 13 @ 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Meet at camp then we go to Obama’s office nearby. 9896
Live Hip-Hop feat. Boots Riley 5:00 pm
Live Hip-Hop feat. Boots Riley @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Performances by Bay Area artists! Come enjoy, listen, dance, talk, meet some new friends, stay the night… MC Lovelle Boots Riley and Gabby La La [...]
Occupy the mic poetry slam 8:00 pm
Occupy the mic poetry slam @ Oscar Grant Plaza Amphitheatre
Oct 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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OccupySF Solidarity Action 8:30 am
OccupySF Solidarity Action
Oct 14 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Occupy San Francisco has asked Occupy Oakland to join them in their action today to protest Jeb Bush and Rupert Murdoch as they meet to [...]
People of color caucus 5:30 pm
People of color caucus @ Oscar Grant Plaza Amphitheatre
Oct 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
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General Assembly 6:00 pm
General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Candlelight vigil for Troy Davis 8:00 pm
Candlelight vigil for Troy Davis @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vigil for Troy Davis and to end the death penalty. 9896
What Does Occupy Oakland Mean for People of Color 12:00 pm
What Does Occupy Oakland Mean fo… @ Revolutionary Cafe
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Occupy Oakland started today. It was a beautiful gathering of people from all races and walks of life.  This has the potential to be an [...]
Jobs Not Cuts rally with Danny Glover 3:30 pm
Jobs Not Cuts rally with Danny G… @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 15 @ 3:30 pm
Danny Glover will take part in the Jobs Not Cuts rally at Oscar Grant Plaza this Saturday at 3:30. The demonstration will gather at Laney [...]
All Day Workshops at Oscar Grant Plaza
All Day Workshops at Oscar Grant…
Oct 16 all-day
11am? Contemporary Uprisings! (Greece, Chile, Oaxaca, Egypt, Tunisia , etc.) 1pm Occupy Everything! Connecting the University Occupation Movement and the Current Occupation Movement 2 pm [...]
Poets of the People: Open reading 12:00 pm
Poets of the People: Open reading @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 16 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
POETS OF THE PEOPLE: Radical Poets Open Reading ! Sunday, October 16, 2011, NOON, Oscar Grant Plaza steps @ Broadway & 14th ! If you’re [...]
Singer Imani I Ameni at the Children’s Village 4:00 pm
Singer Imani I Ameni at the Chil…
Oct 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Popular Singer Imani I Ameni will lead our young ones in song! Please come join us! Word is he may bring some musician friends with [...]
Yoga 8:00 am
Yoga @ amphitheater
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
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Yoga 8:00 am
Yoga @ amphitheater
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
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Occupation Movement (plazas, schools, forcelosed homes) 1:00 pm
Occupation Movement (plazas, sch… @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Capitalim (destroying it) 3:00 pm
Capitalim (destroying it) @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Capitalism in Crisis, Ecology in Crisis and Global Restistance 3:00 pm
Capitalism in Crisis, Ecology in… @ Entrance
Oct 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Discussion facilitated by Eddie Yuen. 9896
Radical Yoga 4:00 pm
Radical Yoga @ hay bales
Oct 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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The Three Hikers 5:00 pm
The Three Hikers @ Amphitheater
Oct 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Recently freed activists, Shane, Josh and Sarah-the three Hikers imprisoned in Iran- are going to talk about the connections that can be drawn between the [...]
General Assembly 6:00 pm
General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Police/state/prisons 1:00 pm
Police/state/prisons @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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Oakland Schools 3:00 pm
Oakland Schools @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 18 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Organic Gardening with Aquaponic Technique 4:00 pm
Organic Gardening with Aquaponic… @ hay bales
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Black Panther Gerald Smith on History of the Black Panthers 5:00 pm
Black Panther Gerald Smith on Hi… @ Amphitheater
Oct 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Workshop: What Would It Take To Defeat The 1% 5:00 pm
Workshop: What Would It Take To … @ Rahiem Brown Free School
Oct 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Come to a presentation and discussion regarding why we have a realistic chance to defeat the 1%, why we have more power than we recognize [...]
Conflict/Resolution 6:00 pm
Conflict/Resolution @ Hay Bales
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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Race, Class, Gender 1:00 pm
Race, Class, Gender @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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Anti-colonialism – organize against gentrification, gang injunctions, immigration, native struggles 3:00 pm
Anti-colonialism – organize agai… @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Surviving Radical Demos 3:00 pm
Surviving Radical Demos @ hay bales
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sesai Mike and Melissa from Suigetsukan, a martial-arts dojo in Oakland, are going to do a physical training on protecting yourself and useful techniques in [...]
Black Panthers David Hilliard, Melvin Dixon, and Eseibio Halliday 4:00 pm
Black Panthers David Hilliard, M… @ Amphitheater
Oct 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Black Panther Elder Freeman and guests 6:00 pm
Black Panther Elder Freeman and … @ amphitheater
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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General Assembly 6:00 pm
General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Yoga 8:00 am
Yoga @ amphitheater
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
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Yoga 8:00 am
Yoga @ amphitheater
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
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Speakers on Gang Injunctions 11:30 am
Speakers on Gang Injunctions @ amphitheater
Oct 20 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
information about Gang Injunctions and how to challenge them. In preparation for the following weeks City Council meeting on proposed extension of gang injunctions, day/night cufew [...]
Anti-Authoritarian/Anti-capitalist Caucus 4:00 pm
Anti-Authoritarian/Anti-capitali… @ Near Port-O-Potties
Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Anti-Capitalism 5:00 pm
Anti-Capitalism @ Entrance to the plaza near the info tent
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Larry Everest, author of Oil, Power, and Empire will speak on building an Anti-Capitalist movement. 9896
Marxism 101 (ISO) 5:30 pm
Marxism 101 (ISO) @ Amphitheater, Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Discussion of Marxism and scientific socialism with members of the International Socialist Organization. 9896
What is a Gang Injunction? What is Happening in Oakland? 3:00 pm
What is a Gang Injunction? What … @ Amphitheater, Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come learn about the Oakland gang injunctions from the folks at Stop the Injunction Coalition (STIC). 9896
Labor History 4:00 pm
Labor History @ entrance to the plaza stairs near the info tent
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Labor Struggles, including conflict in the Appalachias.   9896
Ken Knabb on his recent writings 5:00 pm
Ken Knabb on his recent writings @ Amphitheater
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ken Knabb from Bureau of Public Secrets, will hold a discussion around his recent piece, The Awakening in America, which views the Occupation Movements from a situationist perspective. 9896
General Assembly 6:00 pm
General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Student Speak Out! 6:00 pm
Student Speak Out! @ Amphitheater
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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Post-Colonialism and Anarchism 6:30 pm
Post-Colonialism and Anarchism @ Amphitheater, Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Andrej Grubačić is a US-based Yugoslavian anarchist theorist, sociologist, activist, lecturer, and co-author with  Staughton Lynd, of the book Wobblies and Zapatistas. 9896
Resistance Trainings
Resistance Trainings @ Amphitheater
Oct 22 all-day
How do we retain an uncompromising analysis of the violence of the status quo, including corporate capitalism, racism, and the police system that upholds [...]
Medic Training With the Black Cross 9:00 am
Medic Training With the Black Cross @ Meet by the Med tent
Oct 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Get trained before Saturday’s mass march! 9896
Occupy Everything! Liberate Oakland! Rally 11:00 am
Occupy Everything! Liberate Oakl… @ Grant Ogawa Plaza
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
We live in a world where unemployment and staggering levels of debt are the new normal, where poverty and homelessness are met by police violence [...]
Occupy Everything! Liberate Oakland! March 12:00 pm
Occupy Everything! Liberate Oakl… @ Grant Ogawa Plaza
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
We live in a world where unemployment and staggering levels of debt are the new normal, where poverty and homelessness are met by police violence [...]
Yoga 3:00 pm
Yoga @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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What Happens When The Police Come 4:00 pm
What Happens When The Police Come @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
Oct 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Know Your Rights With Berkeley Cop Watch 5:00 pm
Know Your Rights With Berkeley C… @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Oakland General Strike 6:00 pm
Oakland General Strike @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Oakland’s Work Holiday” is a multimedia presentation that includes 80 original photos of the 1946 strike, in addition to video clips of newsreel footage and [...]
Radical Poetry Reading! 12:00 pm
Radical Poetry Reading! @ Oscar Grant Plaza front entrance steps
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Come read your favorite poems from the radical tradition or your own work. 9896
Meditation Group 1:00 pm
Meditation Group @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Storytime for Adults with Oakland Librarians 1:30 pm
Storytime for Adults with Oaklan… @ North Plaza
Oct 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
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Indigenous Grandmothers 2:00 pm
Indigenous Grandmothers @ @ Entrance
Oct 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Elders from native communities will discuss what this Occupation means in relation to the understanding that we have been on occupied and stolen land. 9896
CANCELLED: ILWU and the Port of Longview Report Back 3:00 pm
CANCELLED: ILWU and the Port of … @ Amphitheater
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Hear about the ILWU workers militant train blockade outside the EGT grain terminal at the Port of Longview that resulted [...]
$16 trillion bank bailout and how make them pay it back 4:00 pm
$16 trillion bank bailout and ho… @ Entrance to north Plaza by the Info Tent
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This workshop is being presented by Jack Gerson and Bob Mandel, who are former teachers, well-known OEA leaders, and radical activists. 9896
NLG Know Your Rights Training 5:00 pm
NLG Know Your Rights Training @ Entrance to Plaza by 14th and Broadway Bart station
Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Oakland City Unions on Occupy Oakland 5:00 pm
Oakland City Unions on Occupy Oa… @ Amphitheater
Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Come hear a union member explain the various city unions’ debates about Occupy Oakland. 9896
Meditation Group 1:00 pm
Meditation Group @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Yoga (corrected time) 4:00 pm
Yoga (corrected time) @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Y.O.G.A. = You Occupy, Get Access! 9896
Party for Occupy Oakland! 5:00 pm
Party for Occupy Oakland!
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Today is our 2 week party!  Bring cake, candy, snacks, party favors, etc.  Stay for the general assembly and through the night. with numbers we [...]
“Hollering Back” Screening 6:00 pm
“Hollering Back” Screening @ amphitheater
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ines Ixierda’s short film “Hollering Back” is a film about street harassment. There will also be a discussion about sexism in the Occupy Oakland space [...]
General Assembly 6:00 pm
General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Meditation Group 1:00 pm
Meditation Group @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Security and Deescalation Workshop 3:00 pm
Security and Deescalation Workshop @ North Plaza (follow the porta-potties)
Oct 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This workshop is especially geared towards folks on the Security and Safer Spaces committees, and is open to all who want to practice deescalation and [...]
Yoga 3:00 pm
Yoga @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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EMERGENCY: Regroup at Library 4:00 pm
EMERGENCY: Regroup at Library @ Oakland Library Main Branch
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Occupy Oakland will reconvene for an emergency meeting at the Oakland Library main branch (125 14th Street near Madison) at 4pm today. We need as [...]
Conflict/Mediation 5:00 pm
Conflict/Mediation @ amphitheater
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Meditation Group 1:00 pm
Meditation Group @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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General Assembly 6:00 pm
General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meets Monday Wednesday, Friday and Sundays  at 6. 9896
Meditation Group 1:00 pm
Meditation Group @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Yoga 3:00 pm
Yoga @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Meditation Group 1:00 pm
Meditation Group @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Yoga 3:00 pm
Yoga @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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General Assembly 6:00 pm
General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meets Monday Wednesday, Friday and Sundays  at 6. 9896
Meditation Group 1:00 pm
Meditation Group @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Yoga 3:00 pm
Yoga @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Police Brutality Speak-Out 6:00 pm
Police Brutality Speak-Out @ Amphitheater
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Oscar Grant Committee will be moderating and facilitating a speak-out against police brutality from  6-8 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza in front of the [...]
March Against the Police State 8:00 pm
March Against the Police State @ 14th and Broadway
Oct 29 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
statement read: I want to preface by saying that many of you are new to Occupy Oakland, many of you are white and middle class. [...]
Meditation Group 1:00 pm
Meditation Group @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Yoga 3:00 pm
Yoga @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Occupations and Student Strikes: Mexico, Egypt, Spain 7:00 pm
Occupations and Student Strikes:…
Oct 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Meditation Group 1:00 pm
Meditation Group @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
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Press Conference: Nov 2nd General Strike 4:00 pm
Press Conference: Nov 2nd Genera… @ Site of 1946 General Strike
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
General Strike Press Conference to announce more details of Nov 2 plans: 4pm Telegraph & Broadway, site of 1946 Oakland General Strike 9896
Yoga (corrected time) 4:00 pm
Yoga (corrected time) @ Front entrance/corner of 14th and Broadway
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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General Assembly 6:00 pm
General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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1946 General Strike Presentation 8:30 pm
1946 General Strike Presentation @ amphitheater
Oct 31 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Now that the General Strike is upon us in just a few days, it is important to try to place this triumphant day in historical [...]