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Web Committee Meeting 11:00 am
Web Committee Meeting @ The Holdout
Nov 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
New schedule and additional location! Bi-Monthly meetings to organize and publish web content for occupyoakland.org. We meet the first Thursday of the month at The Holdout, 2313 San Pablo Ave Oakland,CA 94612 @ 6PM And the third Sunday of the month at 19th Street / Rashida Muhammad Street (one block away from 19th Street/Telegraph avenue) @ 2PM If interested on helping us out, please come and join us!   Web@occupyoakland.org  27484
OO Labor Solidarity Committee 6:00 pm
OO Labor Solidarity Committee @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
“From the folks who brought you the West Coast Port Shutdown.” The OO Labor Solidarity Committee meets weekly, with every other meeting being held at Oscar Grant Plaza weather permitting. This week’s meeting is tentatively scheduled for the amphitheater at Oscar Grant Plaza, directly in front of City Hall. PLEASE CHECK BACK BECAUSE THIS LOCATION COULD VERY WELL CHANGE! Topics will likely include planning for the next Port Workers Assembly, a future Mi Pueblo action, a discussion of what we might do for December 12th, the one year anniversary of … Continued
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Justice 4 Alan Blueford Coalition Meeting 11:00 am
Justice 4 Alan Blueford Coalition Meeting @ Siegel & Yee
Nov 3 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The meeting location for this week is Siegel & Yee, in City Center (the little shopping center on Broadway between 14th and 12th). It’s basically behind (on the back side) of the row of shops that includes Radio Shack. From City Hall, cross the street at the crosswalk and just keep walking in the space between the two large buildings. The Siegel & Yee building is diagonally to the left, up a few steps. There will be somebody to let people in at the beginning of the meeting or a … Continued
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OO Labor Solidarity Committee Meeting 6:00 pm
OO Labor Solidarity Committee Meeting @ Unite Here
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“From the folks who brought you the West Coast Port Shutdown.” The OO Labor Solidarity Committee meets weekly, with every other meeting being held at Oscar Grant Plaza weather permitting. This week’s meeting is tentatively scheduled for the amphitheater at Oscar Grant Plaza, directly in front of City Hall. PLEASE CHECK BACK BECAUSE THIS LOCATION COULD VERY WELL CHANGE! will be held at Unite Here, just a flash-bang grenade’s toss away from 14th & Broadway. Topics will likely include planning for the next Port Workers Assembly, a future Mi Pueblo … Continued
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Occupy Oakland Foreclosure Defense Group Meeting 1:00 pm
Occupy Oakland Foreclosure Defense Group Meeting @ Jodie's House
Nov 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
We’ll meet informally today outside of Jodie’s house in Alameda, CA at 1:00 PM. If you need a ride be at 19th & Telegraph at 12:35 PM. Updates on Jodie’s eviction defense here. Call out for action from Friday 10/9. Earlier article.43818
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Events Committee Meeting 6:00 pm
Events Committee Meeting
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Help Organize Occupy Oakland’s 1st Open House Tabling Event: Meet at Oscar Grant Plaza44308
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Events Committee: Community Thanksgiving Feast planning meeting 5:00 pm
Events Committee: Community Thanksgiving Feast planning meeting
Nov 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us to help plan Occupy Oakland’s Community Thanks Giving Feast: Meet SF Pizza on 15th & Broadway (due to possible rain) 44311
The People’s Bailout and the Strike Debt Initiative. 5:00 pm
The People’s Bailout and the Strike Debt Initiative. @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
Nov 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
This project aims to leverage the debt collection system as a tool for direct action and mutual aid. We buy defaulted debt for pennies on the dollar, just as debt collectors would, but instead of attempting to collect it, we abolish it. For every dollar of defaulted debt we buy, $20 of debt will be abolished. This program launches on Thursday November 15th with a live “telethon” event in NYC – The People’s Bailout – where the goal is to raise $50,000, every penny of which will go toward abolishing … Continued
OO Labor Solidarity Committee Meeting 6:00 pm
OO Labor Solidarity Committee Meeting @ Teamsters Local 70 Hall
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“From the folks who brought you the West Coast Port Shutdown.” The OO Labor Solidarity Committee meets weekly, with every other meeting being held at Oscar Grant Plaza weather permitting. This week’s meeting is tentatively scheduled for the amphitheater at Oscar Grant Plaza, directly in front of City Hall. will be held at the Teamsters Local 70 Hall, 400 Roland Way, Oakland. This is near Hegenberger Road by the airport. PLEASE CHECK BACK BECAUSE THIS LOCATION COULD VERY WELL CHANGE! Topics will likely include planning for the next Port Workers … Continued
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Justice 4 Alan Blueford Coalition Meeting 11:00 am
Justice 4 Alan Blueford Coalition Meeting @ Seigel & Yee
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
MEETING LOCATION HAS CHANGED FROM SEIU 1021 TO SIEGEL & YEE!! Directions: From City Hall cross the street at the 14th St. crosswalk, keep going back between the two big buildings towards the walking mall. To the diagonal left and up a few steps is the building. If there’s no one outside there should be a phone number taped to the door of someone to call. After our successful rally and march on Saturday, November 10th, we will be planning further steps in our search for Justice 4 Alan Blueford. … Continued
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Foreclosure Defense Group Meeting 12:30 pm
Foreclosure Defense Group Meeting
Nov 18 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Our weekly open meeting for members and supporters to discuss the weeks tasks and projects. Come get plugged into ongoing housing defense work! We have abundant and varied work for all folks in any number of meaningful projects. Rain location: SF Pizza, 1500 Broadway Oakland (http://goo.gl/maps/HtGO1)44426
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Justice 4 Alan Blueford Coalition Meeting 11:00 am
Justice 4 Alan Blueford Coalition Meeting @ 25th Street Collective (Mollie's office)
Nov 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
MEETING LOCATION IS CHANGED FOR THIS WEEK — NOT AT OUR USUAL LOCATION! We are planning to attend the Oakland City Council Public Safety Committe meeting on November 27th, as they are dealing specifically with issues around the hiring of Officer Masso (item 8) and notification of next of kin in the event of an officer involved shooting (item 9). We are planning to make our presence known at the Federal Courthouse in San Francisco on December 13th when Judge Henderson hears oral arguments as to whether to put the … Continued
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Foreclosure Defense Group Meeting 12:30 pm
Foreclosure Defense Group Meeting
Nov 25 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Our weekly open meeting for members and supporters to discuss the weeks tasks and projects. Come get plugged into ongoing housing defense work! We have abundant and varied work for all folks in any number of meaningful projects. Rain location: SF Pizza, 1500 Broadway Oakland (http://goo.gl/maps/HtGO1)44426
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JAB visits the Oakland City Council Public Safety Committee Mtg 6:00 pm
JAB visits the Oakland City Council Public Safety Committee Mtg @ Oakland City Hall, Sgt. Mark Dunakin Room - 1st Floor
Nov 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The City Council Public Safety Committee will be taking a report from the police on their hiring practices (e.g., as to why they hire people like Officer Masso who, before he killed Alan Blueford, tortured a prisoner in NY and then refused to call for medical aid), and also taking another report on what police standards are when dealing with the family of a victim of an officer-involved shooting (e.g., do you keep the family sitting around for hours and then misidentify the victim, as happened to the Bluefords?). Come … Continued
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Local ‘Strike Debt’ Meeting 6:00 pm
Local ‘Strike Debt’ Meeting @ San Francisco Pizza
Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
We’ll go through assorted tactics & actions (debtors assemblies, an Oakland-specific jubilee effort, Debt Resistors Operations Manuals outreach and teach-ins, etc) and see who is interested in doing what. This project is 100% ours to shape to Oakland-specific priorities. National Strike Debt website. Also check out the Rolling Jubilee for background.45278
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OO Labor Solidarity Committee 6:00 pm
OO Labor Solidarity Committee @ San Francisco Pizza
Nov 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“From the folks who brought you the West Coast Port Shutdown.” The OO Labor Solidarity Committee meets weekly, with every other meeting being held at Oscar Grant Plaza weather permitting. While this week’s meeting would normally be held at OGP, because it will almost certainly be pouring rain, we will meet at San Francisco Pizza at 15th & Broadway, next to OGP. PLEASE CHECK BACK BECAUSE THIS LOCATION COULD VERY WELL CHANGE! Topics may include a review of the SEIU shutdown of the port, ILWU issues in Portland, Oregon, labor … Continued
The Fight For Affordable Housing 7:00 pm
The Fight For Affordable Housing @ Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join activists, foreclosure fighters and elected officials as we talk about the state of the fight for housing justice in Bernal Heights, where neighbors have been organizing neighbors to keep each other in their homes. Discuss how our efforts fit into the rich history of organizing for affordable housing–in the neighborhood and beyond. Hear from supervisors and activists organizing to ensure that anyone fighting foreclosure has the same protections as tenants to stay in their homes; and discuss the next steps in the fight to make sure all San Franciscans … Continued
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