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BPOD MEETING CANCELLED. 1:30 am
BPOD MEETING CANCELLED. @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Sep 2 @ 1:30 am – 2:30 am
There will be no meeting of the Berkeley Post Office Defenders on Labor Day.   The next meeting will be one week from today, September 8th.56511
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CIVIL LIBERTIES UNDER ATTACK — WHAT WE CAN DO 1:00 am
CIVIL LIBERTIES UNDER ATTACK — WHAT WE CAN DO @ Unitarian Universalist Center - Martin Luther King Rm
Sep 3 @ 1:00 am – 4:00 am
Meeting with Program featuring Norman Solomon of Roots Action! SF 99% Coalition Free and open to the public 6 – 6:30 PM: Potluck Dinner 6:30 – 7:25: Meeting Agenda: Welcome & Intros UU updates-Treasurer’s Report Environmental News/Actions Other Recent Actions Reportbacks Sept 20 OccupySF Street Theatre Update Sept 21 Climate March Update Announcements 7:30 – 9:00 Program Speakers:Norman Solomon, journalist and media critic followed by Janet Weil & Susan Harman on opposing Urban Shield (with brief powerpoint presentation); Zaki Manian of Restore the 4th on state & natl legislation. Q … Continued
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March & Town Hall for Mike Brown: Not One More. 11:00 pm
March & Town Hall for Mike Brown: Not One More. @ Laney College
Sep 6 @ 11:00 pm – Sep 7 @ 1:00 am
March & Town Hall for Mike Brown: Not One More. @ Laney College | Oakland | California | United States
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Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Ideas Into Action. 4:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Ideas Into Action. @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater or City Hall steps
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm – Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Ideas Into Action. @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater or City Hall steps | Oakland | California | United States
Come and help us draw awareness to and fight unjust debt! Come get connect with SDBA’s many projects: organizing for public banking in Oakland nonprofit check cashing and public finance study initiatives through the participatory budgeting process 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 participating in Occupy San Francisco’s third anniversary convergence ongoing study group distribution of Debt Resisters’ Operations Manual student … Continued
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Occupy SF Action Council. 9:00 pm
Occupy SF Action Council. @ Unite Here, Local 2, near Civic Center BART
Sep 7 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Occupy SF Action Council. @ Unite Here, Local 2, near Civic Center BART | San Francisco | California | United States
Occupy SF ~ACTION  COUNCIL~ Only 2 more meetings before OccupySF – 3rdConvergence!   56593
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. 6:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly.
Sep 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly.
The Postal Service has put the Berkeley Post Office up for sale!! The Postal Service outsourced Post Office services to Staples, replacing union jobs with low-paying, low benefit work. And we’re fighting against both! Come help us plan our next steps. On July 29th, at our invite, Ralph Nader spoke on the steps of the Berkeley Post Office against privatization and corporatism. Watch and listen to his talk here. We’ve began the “Don’t Shop at Staples” campaign with some awesome… what else? … postcards to send to Staples management!  Here’s the … Continued
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Occupy Forum: Film Showing: “Just Do It.” Honoring the Action Last Week at Kinder-Morgan Blocking the Oil Trains. 1:00 am
Occupy Forum: Film Showing: “Just Do It.” Honoring the Action Last Week at Kinder-Morgan Blocking the Oil Trains. @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART
Sep 9 @ 1:00 am – 4:00 am
Information, discussion & community! Monday Night Forum!! Occupy Forum is an opportunity for open and respectful dialogue on all sides of these critically important issues! To honor Thursdays non-violent direct action at Kinder Morgan, Occupy Forum presents the film: Just Do It. This Thursday, more than a dozen Bay Area citizens (our comrades from Sunflower Alliance, OccupyOakland, and others in this affinity group) chained themselves to a gate at the Kinder Morgan rail terminal in Richmond to stop operations. The citizens risked arrest to protest mile-long oil trains that threaten the safety of … Continued
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Save the Berkeley Post Office, Fight Privatization: Demand the Berkeley City Council Pass the Zoning Ordinance. 2:00 am
Save the Berkeley Post Office, Fight Privatization: Demand the Berkeley City Council Pass the Zoning Ordinance. @ Old Berkeley City Hall
Sep 10 @ 2:00 am – 5:00 am
Let’s fill the room and make sure the Ordinance – more than a year after it was proposed – gets passed!  It will rezone the downtown Historic District to prevent usages of the buildings or land for other than civic purposes, thereby rendering a sale of the Post Office or the other historic buildings around the downtown park to a developer not worth it to the developer, who won’t be able to build a twenty story office building with a McDonald’s at street level. Come lend your support and speak … Continued
GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING OF SAVE CCSF COALITION 5:00 pm
GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETING OF SAVE CCSF COALITION @ Mission Campus, Room 107/108
Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
If you have never come before, come and get involved! If you have been participating, come and get re-energized! . Although we have made tremendous gains, the fight is not over. We are still fighting for the college we want and the college all of our students deserve.  We agree with the City Attorney who says that the issue at City College is the principle of open access education for all versus success for a few. . COME TO HEAR UPDATES Restoration, the legal suit, Board of Trustee status and … Continued
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City of Oakland Privacy Committee Meeting 6:00 pm
City of Oakland Privacy Committee Meeting @ Oakland City Hall Council Chambers
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
City of Oakland Privacy Committee Meeting @ Oakland City Hall Council Chambers | Oakland | California | United States
Meeting of the City of Oakland’s “Privacy and Data Retention Ad Hoc Advisory Committee” – open to the public. When: 2nd & 4th Thursdays 6:00pm – 8:00pm   Where: Council Chambers Oakland City Hall 14th & Broadway   Read the announcement from the City of Oakland City Administrator’s Weekly Report (April 25, 2014): This committee was created by City Council action during the discussions earlier in the year about the Port Domain Awareness Center (DAC). The goal of the DAC is to improve readiness to prevent, respond to and recover from major emergencies … Continued
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. 1:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Sep 16 @ 1:30 am – 2:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | Berkeley | California | United States
The Postal Service has put the Berkeley Post Office up for sale!! The Postal Service outsourced Post Office services to Staples, replacing union jobs with low-paying, low benefit work. And we’re fighting against both! Come help us plan our next steps. On July 29th, at our invite, Ralph Nader spoke on the steps of the Berkeley Post Office against privatization and corporatism. Watch and listen to his talk here. We began the “Don’t Shop at Staples” campaign with some awesome… what else? … postcards to send to Staples management!  Here’s the … Continued
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Strike Debt Bay Area: Politics of Debt Reading Group: Bay Bucks Discussion with Special Guest Chong Kee Tan 7:30 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area: Politics of Debt Reading Group: Bay Bucks Discussion with Special Guest Chong Kee Tan @ OMNI Collective in the basement - buzz to get in (near Lanesplitter Pizza on Telegraph)
Sep 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Or next Politics of Debt meeting will be a presentation by Chong Kee Tan on Bay Bucks, a local alternative currency.  We’ll hear him speak and then have a Q&A period, perhaps leasing into a broader discussion. Or next meeting will be one week following, on September 24th,  instead of two. We’ll discuss chapters 21-23 of Ellen Brown’s Web of Debt.56610
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City of Oakland Privacy Committee Meeting 6:00 pm
City of Oakland Privacy Committee Meeting @ Oakland City Hall Council Chambers
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
City of Oakland Privacy Committee Meeting @ Oakland City Hall Council Chambers | Oakland | California | United States
Meeting of the City of Oakland’s “Privacy and Data Retention Ad Hoc Advisory Committee” – open to the public. When: 2nd & 4th Thursdays 6:00pm – 8:00pm Where: Council Chambers Oakland City Hall 14th & Broadway Read the announcement from the City of Oakland City Administrator’s Weekly Report (April 25, 2014): This committee was created by City Council action during the discussions earlier in the year about the Port Domain Awareness Center (DAC). The goal of the DAC is to improve readiness to prevent, respond to and recover from major … Continued
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. 1:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly.
Sep 30 @ 1:30 am – 2:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly.
The Postal Service has put the Berkeley Post Office up for sale!! The Postal Service outsourced Post Office services to Staples, replacing union jobs with low-paying, low benefit work. And we’re fighting against both! Come help us plan our next steps. On July 29th, at our invite, Ralph Nader spoke on the steps of the Berkeley Post Office against privatization and corporatism. Watch and listen to his talk here. We began the “Don’t Shop at Staples” campaign with some awesome… what else? … postcards to send to Staples management!  Here’s the … Continued