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Save CCSF Coalition General Assembly. 5:30 pm
Save CCSF Coalition General Assembly. @ Mission Campus, CCSF; Room 107/108.
Oct 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Save CCSF Coalition General Assembly: Hear about about Restoration status, the legal suit, Board of Trustees status and elections, etc. Plus update on Alex Nieto case. COME TO SET DIRECTION AND PLAN ACTIONS To influence the Board of Trustees race, to lobby the Board of Governors to bring back our democratically elected BOT, fight against enrollment sabotage and class cuts, etc. etc… COME TO HELP SAVE OUR CITY COLLEGE Keep our college a community college! 56765
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly 6:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Oct 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | Berkeley | California | United States
WE DID IT! AFTER 14 MONTHS OF WORK, THE ZONING OVERLAY ORDINANCE PASSED ON SEPTEMBER 30th. Read more about our victory here. Nonetheless the Postal Service still has the Berkeley Post Office up for sale!! And the Postal Service outsourced Post Office services to Staples, replacing union jobs with low-paying, low benefit work. We’re still 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 … Continued
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City of Oakland Privacy Committee Meeting 11:00 am
City of Oakland Privacy Committee Meeting @ Oakland City Hall Council Chambers
Oct 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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
Coalition for a Taser-Free Berkeley Meeting. 7:00 pm
Coalition for a Taser-Free Berkeley Meeting. @ Grassroots House
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Coalition for a Taser-Free Berkeley Meeting. @ Grassroots House | Berkeley | California | United States
  Berkeley Police want to have Tasers.  But week after week there are incidents all across the country of people being tased by police to death, or for no reason, or to torture them for their alleged “crime” of disrespect. Come help put a stop to this insanity.   56856
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Occupy Forum: Occupy the Food Supply 6:00 pm
Occupy Forum: Occupy the Food Supply @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Information, discussion & community! Monday Night Forum!! Occupy Forum is an opportunity for open and respectful dialogue on all sides of these critically important issues! Occupy Forum presents Occupy the Food Supply: Two films on the politics of food Ripe for Change – a film by Emiko Omori & Jed Riffe and Occupy the Farm (Trailer) by Todd Darling Ripe for Change: California — always a fascinating marriage of opposite extremes — is at a crossroads in agriculture. Many Californians are struggling to fend off over-development and the loss of … Continued
Post Office Defenders General Assembly. 6:30 pm
Post Office Defenders General Assembly. @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Oct 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Post Office Defenders General Assembly. @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | Berkeley | California | United States
WE DID IT! AFTER 14 MONTHS OF WORK, THE ZONING OVERLAY ORDINANCE PASSED ON SEPTEMBER 30th. Read more about our victory here. Nonetheless the Postal Service still has the Berkeley Post Office up for sale!! And the Postal Service outsourced Post Office services to Staples, replacing union jobs with low-paying, low benefit work. We’re still 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 … Continued
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Strike Debt Bay Area’s Politics of Debt Reading Group. 7:30 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area’s Politics of Debt Reading Group. @ OMNI Collective
Oct 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
We meet, usually every other week, to discuss various readings in the theory and practice of debt, from personal to corporate to sovereign.  This week we are reading from a recent IMF paper that discusses unconventional solutions to current world economic problems. Here is the paper: IMF Working Paper, Chicago Plan Revisited Some of this is way too technical, with partial differential equations and whatnot.  We’ll be reading only pg. 1-19, 49-56. So, that is section I, II, VI, VII, VIII56757
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Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Ideas Into Action. 4:00 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Ideas Into Action. @ OMNI Collective
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 18 @ 5:30 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Ideas Into Action. @ OMNI Collective | 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 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 distribution of Debt Resisters’ Operations Manual student debt resistance helping out America’s only non-profit check-cashing organization our famous Strike Debt radio program and much more!  Also check out … Continued
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. 6:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly. @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | Berkeley | California | United States
WE DID IT! AFTER 14 MONTHS OF WORK, THE ZONING OVERLAY ORDINANCE PASSED ON SEPTEMBER 30th. It will take effect on October 30th. Read more about our victory here. Nonetheless the Postal Service still has the Berkeley Post Office up for sale!! And the Postal Service outsourced Post Office services to Staples, replacing union jobs with low-paying, low benefit work. We’re still 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 … Continued
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Oakland Privacy Working Group meeting 11:30 am
Oakland Privacy Working Group meeting @ Impact Hub
Oct 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Oakland Privacy Working Group meeting @ Impact Hub | Oakland | California | United States
NOTE: For now the OPWG is meeting at the Impact Hub, 2323 Broadway, Oakland, subject to change. When the Omni-Collective gets more sorted out we may decide to shift to that facility at 4799 Shattuck Ave. 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 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 … Continued
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City of Oakland Privacy Committee Meeting 11:00 am
City of Oakland Privacy Committee Meeting @ Oakland City Hall Council Chambers
Oct 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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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Take Back the Plaza! #O25 Discussion, potluck, march, vigil 8:00 am
Take Back the Plaza! #O25 Discussion, potluck, march, vigil @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 25 @ 8:00 am – Oct 26 @ 2:30 am
During the early hours of October 25, 2011, hundreds of violent police officers stormed into Occupy Oakland’s home base at Oscar Grant Plaza, near city hall, to evict protesters & to remove their belongings. 96 of our comrades were arrested after the cops used tear gas, flash-bang grenades and less-than-lethal munitions to subdue the crowd. Occupy Oakland’s spirit was not damaged, we were emboldened and radicalized as thousands returned that afternoon to stand up and fight back. Unforgettably, so did the p…olice. The battle for the plaza went on into … Continued
Impromptu Noon Meeting to Coordinate Mobilization Against Sale of Post Office 12:00 pm
Impromptu Noon Meeting to Coordinate Mobilization Against Sale of Post Office @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Come help us mobilize! See this article for detailed information and background links on the sale.57086
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly 6:00 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | Berkeley | California | United States
  THE POSTAL SERVICE HAS THE BERKELEY POST OFFICE “UNDER CONTRACT.” !!!!!!!!!!!  Come help us plan our next steps in opposition to their proposed theft of our public commons.  Obtain more information of the status of the sale here. Also CHECK OUT OUR WEBSITE. and the Save the Berkeley Post Office website for updates. BPOD is an offshoot of Strike Debt Bay Area, which itself is an offshoot of Occupy Oakland and a chapter of the national Strike Debt movement, which is an offshoot of Occupy Wall Street.57090
Opposing the Militarization of Police. What’s Next? How Do We Proceed? 7:00 pm
Opposing the Militarization of Police. What’s Next? How Do We Proceed? @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
We are holding a followup to “Inside Urban Shield” based on the ideas that were thrown out and briefly discussed at that Community Forum.  Please come to get involved: organizing and acting to most effectively influence things locally, nationally and at the state level. Just a few of the many ideas that were proposed: Opposing the acquisition of the San Leandro tank with a demonstration. Attending Bay Area UASI meetings. Pushing for privacy legislation in Oakland. Cutting off funding to police organizations that violate human rights. Opposing California’s Peace Officers’ Bill … Continued
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