9:00 am Speak Out to Stay Put! An Oakland-Wide Anti-Displacement Forum @ To Be Decided. Check Facebook page.
Speak Out to Stay Put! An Oakland-Wide Anti-Displacement Forum @ To Be Decided. Check Facebook page.
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Facebook event RSVP Here: http://goo.gl/forms/iNszX5RDJt We’re at a pivotal moment in Oakland – the face of our city is changing before our very eyes. Rents have gone up city wide by 50% in the last 2 years, private speculator buy out is through the roof, City leaders and the Mayor have threatened to sell public land to luxury housing developers, and families and folks of color are being pushed out on a daily basis. The reality of it all is, fighting this crisis is going to require all hands on … Continued
7:00 pm To Change Everything: The Promise of Anarchism @ Omni Commons
To Change Everything: The Promise of Anarchism @ Omni Commons
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
An International Panel Discussion This panel brings together organizers from Latin America, Eastern Europe, the Balkans, and North America to discuss the significance of anarchist ideas and tactics in the 21st century. The participants will compare experiences from the wave of protests and uprisings that has swept the world since 2010—exploring the role of demand-based politics in both catalyzing and limiting movements, examining a variety of forms of repression, and critically evaluating experiments with direct democracy. They will conclude by assessing the prospects of contemporary struggles for self-determination in an … Continued