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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly 2:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Dec 2 @ 2:30 am – 3:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | Berkeley | California | United States
THE POSTAL SERVICE HAS THE BERKELEY POST OFFICE “UNDER CONTRACT.” !!!!!!!!!!! THE POSTAL SERVICE WANTS TO SELL THE POST OFFICE TO HUDSON-MCDONALD DEVELOPMENT GROUP. THE CITY OF BERKELEY HAS SUED THE POST OFFICE TO STOP THE SALE. A TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER IS IN PLACE UNTIL DECEMBER 17th.  A hearing will take place in Federal Court on December 11th.  Come learn about continuing developments and help us plan our next steps in opposition to this theft of our public commons. Get an overview of the sale announcement here. Here’s a good more general overview piece. … Continued
Open UC General Assembly at Wheeler Hall 4:00 am
Open UC General Assembly at Wheeler Hall @ Wheeler Hall lobby
Dec 2 @ 4:00 am – 6:00 am
General Assembly tonight at 8 in #WheelerCommons #FightTheHike— Open UC (@theopenuc) December 2, 2014 57451
Oscar Grant Committee Against Police Brutality and State Repression. Monthly Meeting. 7:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Against Police Brutality and State Repression. Monthly Meeting. @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
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Oscar Grant Committee Against Police Brutality and State Repression. Monthly Meeting. 3:00 am
Oscar Grant Committee Against Police Brutality and State Repression. Monthly Meeting. @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
Dec 3 @ 3:00 am – 4:00 am
The Oscar Grant Committee Against Police Brutality & State Repression (OGC) is a grassroots democratic organization that was formed as a conscious united front for justice against police brutality. The OGC is involved in the struggle for police accountability and is committed to stopping police brutality. Our mission is to educate, organize and mobilize people against police and state repression. Sisters and brothers the Oscar Grant Committee invites you to join us in this vital struggle.57448
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Prisons, Prison Abolition, and the New Jim Crow: First of Three Classes. 3:00 am
Prisons, Prison Abolition, and the New Jim Crow: First of Three Classes. @ OMNI Collective
Dec 4 @ 3:00 am – 4:30 am
There will be three meetings of this class, on Wednesdays at 7 pm – Dec. 3, 10, and 17. This class will investigate the structure of prison from three perspectives: Its ethics, Its inherent criminality as a system, Its role in the structures of racialization in the US. Today, we live in a society in political and ethical crisis because it has instituted a revenge ethic and a desire to place people in internal exile in the place of justice and humanism. Having done so, it has created the largest … Continued
Politics of Debt Reading Group 3:30 am
Politics of Debt Reading Group @ OMNI Collective in the basement
Dec 4 @ 3:30 am – 5:30 am
Last time we read  Positive Money’s proposal for an alternative banking system, parts 1-4.  This week we’ll finish discussing it, with parts 5-6. Aloha. The Politics of Debt Reading Group is a joint effort of the Bay Area Public School and Strike Debt Bay Area.57463
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Haiti & Ferguson: A Shared Fight 10:00 pm
Haiti & Ferguson: A Shared Fight @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
Dec 6 @ 10:00 pm – Dec 7 @ 12:00 am
Recent events in Ferguson have exposed shared struggles around the world, particularly in Haiti: struggles against militarization and a system of injustice. Join us as we make connections, and discuss the work we can do right here!57498
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Possible Meetup in Aftermath of Berkeley Protest Saturday Night. 9:00 pm
Possible Meetup in Aftermath of Berkeley Protest Saturday Night. @ Sproul Plaza, Mario Savio Steps
Dec 7 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Update, Dec. 7, 2:43 a.m. According to reports from the scene, many of the protesters have dispersed. Some have called for supporters to meet Sunday at 1 p.m. at Sproul Plaza on the UC Berkeley campus to continue their efforts. Stay tuned to #BerkeleyProtest for live updates.   Meeting tomorrow at 1 o clock on Sproul. #berkeleyprotest — Sahil Chinoy (@sahilchinoy_dc) December 7, 2014  57504
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Meetup in Aftermath of Saturday Berkeley Protest 1:00 am
Meetup in Aftermath of Saturday Berkeley Protest
Dec 8 @ 1:00 am – 7:30 am
Meetup in Aftermath of Saturday Berkeley Protest @ Berkeley | California | United States
So far we’re hearing march is called for Sunday (technically today) 5pm at Bancroft And Telegraph in #Berkeley #EricGarner #Ferguson — Occupy Oakland (@OccupyOakland) December 7, 2014   I’ll be gearing up & attending protest Sunday 5pm @ Telegraph & Bancroft in #Berkeley. Please attend. See you there. Will be Live Tweeting. — Domain Awareness (@domainawareness) December 7, 2014   Sunday 1pm 14th&Broadway, 5pm Bancroft &Telegraph. Bring milk as well and trade contacts for glasses if poss #FTP pic.twitter.com/DymVS0ZfUd — LaCrise (@lacrise_ucd) December 7, 2014   #Berkeley — Call has … Continued
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly 2:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Dec 9 @ 2:30 am – 3:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | Berkeley | California | United States
THE POSTAL SERVICE HAS THE BERKELEY POST OFFICE “UNDER CONTRACT.” !!!!!!!!!!! THE POSTAL SERVICE WANTS TO SELL THE POST OFFICE TO HUDSON-MCDONALD DEVELOPMENT GROUP. THE CITY OF BERKELEY HAS SUED THE POST OFFICE TO STOP THE SALE. A TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER IS IN PLACE UNTIL DECEMBER 17th.  A hearing will take place in Federal Court on December 11th.  Come learn about continuing developments and help us plan our next steps in opposition to this theft of our public commons. Get an overview of the sale announcement here. Here’s a good more general overview piece. … Continued
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Class on Prison Abolition 3:00 am
Class on Prison Abolition @ The Omni (Public School)
Dec 11 @ 3:00 am – 5:00 am
This will be the second session of a class on Prisons, Prison Abolition, and the new Jim Crow. This second session of this class will address issues concerning how to approach the question and the practice of abolishing the prison system. — what aspects of the prison system can be eliminated right now, in the interest of taking steps toward instituting justice in this country? — what are the weak points in the structure of imprisonment and mass incarceration that we face, so that we can attack it there? — … Continued
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly 2:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Dec 16 @ 2:30 am – 3:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | Berkeley | California | United States
THE POSTAL SERVICE HAD THE BERKELEY POST OFFICE “UNDER CONTRACT.” !!!!!!!!!!! THE POSTAL SERVICE WANTED TO SELL THE POST OFFICE TO HUDSON-MCDONALD DEVELOPMENT GROUP. HUDSON-MCDONALD BACKED OUT OF THE DEAL LAST WEEK. 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.  There was a hearing in Federal Court on December 11th. THE POSTAL POLICE TRIED TO DISMANTLE THE OCCUPATION/VIGIL AT THE POST OFFICE LAST WEEK. BUT THEY WERE NOT SUCCESSFUL!  Come … Continued
Politics of Debt Reading Group 3:30 am
Politics of Debt Reading Group @ OMNI Collective in the basement
Dec 16 @ 3:30 am – 5:30 am
This week we’re peeling back the mysteries of how banks work – or don’t – in the real world. Chapter 3 of Tom Sgouros’ Checking the Banks. Sgouros Chap 3 pt 1 Sgouros Chap 3 Pt 2 Sgouros Chap 3 Pt 3  57539
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Berkeley City Council: Ban Tear Gas, Projectiles and Overhead Baton Strikes 3:00 am
Berkeley City Council: Ban Tear Gas, Projectiles and Overhead Baton Strikes @ Longfellow Middle School Auditorium
Dec 17 @ 3:00 am – 7:00 am
“After hearing from people injured by police batons and projectiles, and those who suffered from tear gas during several days of protests in Berkeley, the Police Review Commission voted unanimously Wednesday night to ask the City Council to temporarily ban tear gas, the use of projectiles and over-the-shoulder baton swings as crowd-control measures, until an investigation has been completed.” All out to the City Council meeting Tuesday the 16th at 7pm! Two articles on the Police Review Commission action Wednesday night: http://www.dailycal.org/2014/12/11/police-review-commission-supports-restricting-use-tear-gas-crowd-control-techniques/ http://www.insidebayarea.com/breaking-news/ci_27118581/berkeley-panel-seeking-temporary-police-ban-tear-gas NOTE: the meeting is not at Old … Continued
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Anti-Police Terror Project Meeting. 3:30 am
Anti-Police Terror Project Meeting. @ Eastside Arts Alliance
Dec 19 @ 3:30 am – 5:00 am
A new formation has started in the bay area….a multi racial, multi generational group of organizations, individuals and families coming together to dismantle police terror. No longer on just the defense reacting to every atrocity by the pigs. We also going on the offensive. Come to the General meetings every third Thursday at Eastside Arts Alliance to find out what we talking about and how to get down.   57518
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Free Marissa Alexander: Caravan meeting 11:00 pm
Free Marissa Alexander: Caravan meeting @ Take 5 Cafe
Dec 20 @ 11:00 pm – Dec 21 @ 1:00 am
Do you have three weeks of your life to commit to working to get Marissa Alexander, so unjustly, cruelly, egregiously imprisoned, out of jail??? We are ramping up our energy & commitment to FREE MARISSA NOW! as she has a Jan 27th hearing date, that could end up with her spending another 5 years in jail, or house arrest – for daring to stand up to a batterer, firing a warning shot into the ceiling, injuring no one. We need to make her name known in every household across the … Continued
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Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Ideas Into Action. 12:00 am
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Ideas Into Action. @ OMNI Collective in the basement
Dec 21 @ 12:00 am – 2:00 am
Strike Debt Bay Area Meeting: Ideas Into Action. @ 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 distribution of Debt Resisters’ Operations Manual student debt resistance helping out America’s only non-profit check-cashing organization and fighting against usurious for-profit pay-day … Continued
Stop Mass Incarceration Meeting – Make Plans into 2015 10:00 pm
Stop Mass Incarceration Meeting – Make Plans into 2015 @ World Ground Coffee (Back Room)
Dec 21 @ 10:00 pm – Dec 22 @ 12:00 am
Come to the meeting! Make plans to Take the Struggle HIGHER! From now till the New Year! We won’t go Back! We Won’t Stop until we have Justice for Mike Brown, Eric Garner, O’Shane Evans, Pedie Perez, and all of the 1000’s Stolen Lives. 57633
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly 2:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Dec 23 @ 2:30 am – 3:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | Berkeley | California | United States
Come learn about continuing developments and help us plan our next steps in opposition to this 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 LAST WEEK. 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.  There was a hearing in Federal Court on December 11th. THE POSTAL POLICE TRIED TO DISMANTLE THE OCCUPATION/VIGIL … Continued
Black Womyn’s Lives Matter: FREE Marissa NOW! Caravan working group meeting! 8:00 pm
Black Womyn’s Lives Matter: FREE Marissa NOW! Caravan working group meeting! @ Take 5 Cafe
Dec 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
We are ramping up the energy to FREE MARISSA NOW! We need to make her name known in every household across the u.s.ofa., and her freedom a STAND UP, FIGHT BACK cause across the country too. Which is why we are going to caravan from Oakland to Jacksonville, spreading the word from city to city, town to town, as we banner, hand out flyers, engage in direct actions, teach-ins, whatever we can do as we travel across the country spreading the word of her freedom! We have two vehicles that … Continued
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EDGE COLLECTIVE 2nd OAKLAND ASSEMBLY ON JUSTICE FOR MIKE BROWN AND ERIC GARNER 10:00 pm
EDGE COLLECTIVE 2nd OAKLAND ASSEMBLY ON JUSTICE FOR MIKE BROWN AND ERIC GARNER @ OMNI Collective
Dec 28 @ 10:00 pm – Dec 29 @ 12:00 am
At our next meeting we will continue our discussions about the past week’s events, hear report backs from autonomous groupings and hold a more focused conversation about long-term strategy and goals. If you or your group would like to help with agenda, facilitation or any other tasks, please contact us at edgecity510@gmail.com. Thanks to the group of over 80 people who came and participated in the December 14 meeting at Oscar Grant Plaza. Though we were forced to deal with the presence of several uniformed OPD officers as well as a freelance photo journalist … Continued
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Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly 2:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office steps.
Dec 30 @ 2:30 am – 3:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office steps. | Berkeley | California | United States
Come learn about continuing developments, support our Occupiers and help us plan our next steps in opposition to this 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.   There was a hearing in Federal Court on December 11th. THE FEDERAL JUDGE WILL DECIDE WHETHER … Continued
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