October 2013

Banner-Holding Rally Against Napolitano @ Upper Sproul Plaza
October 1, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
As head of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Janet Napolitano implemented programs such as Secure communities and 287g which have deported almost 2 million [...]
Oakland City Council: Defeat Urban Shield Funding! @ Oakland City Hall, City Council Chambers
October 1, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
From October 25th -28th, 2013 in Oakland, California, Urban Shield – a trade show and training exercise for SWAT teams and police- will bring together [...]
Solidarity CampOut at The Albany Bulb @ Albany Bulb (Buchanan west of I80)
October 2, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
To prevent the eviction of its current residents and explore solutions. POTLUCK + DOCUMENTARY SCREENING. Bring your own water, camping gear, and love of the [...]
Public Hearing to Save the Berkeley Post Office! @ North Berkeley Senior Center
October 2, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Berkeley Planning Commission will be holding a public hearing on a proposed Zoning Ordinance that would preclude the downtown Berkeley Historic District (which includes [...]
The Untold Story of Oscar Grant’s Father @ Student Center, Laney College
October 3, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
As millions around the country flock to theaters to watch the acclaimed film, ‘Fruitvale Station’, there is little said about the role of Oscar Grant’s [...]
Support the ACAC 19! @ San Francisco Courthouse
October 4, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Your support is needed, all out for a critical day for the ACAC 19: anti-colonial, anti-capitalist comrades arrested last Columbus Day weekend in San Francisco. [...]
100% Ceasefire: First Friday in Oakland @ Oakland Police HQ
October 4, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
We will read the names of those killed by police in Northern California. We remember. Please join us. Stand against systemic racism and violence that [...]
First Friday: Justice 4 Alan Blueford. @ JAB Headquarters
October 4, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come check out the Justice 4 Alan Blueford table as we interact with the readily available masses of people, spreading the word about JAB’s upcoming [...]
First Fridays in the Plaza! Art Out! @ Oscar Grant Plaza
October 4, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The ONYX Organizing Committee, Healthy Hoodz, Young Oakland, oakland artists, cultural workers and families invite you to continue cultural resistance in the plaza! OCTOBER ART [...]
Prisoner Hunger Strike Solidarity @ Outside Jerry Brown's condo.
October 4, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
People will be staffing a table with information about California solitary confinement conditions in solidarity with the suspended prisoners’ hunger strike. Come on down and [...]
Debt Into Space @ Royal Nonesuch Gallery
October 4, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Debt2Space Program is going to be shooting debt to space, (aiming to break through this debt ceiling) quickly and nicely. Your debt will be [...]
Suds, Snacks and Socialism: Peace & Freedom Presents ‘You R Not A Loan!’ @ Starry Plough Pub
October 5, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Alameda County Peace and Freedom Party and Movement presents You Are Not A Loan Strike Debt Bay Area As individuals, families, and communities, most [...]
OCCUPY FORUM PRESENTS “The Struggle for Free Speech at CCNY, 1931-42″ with Carol Smith @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART
October 7, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Presentation will include police surveillance photos, cartoons and graphics documenting the student and faculty activism at the City College of NY spawned by the Depression [...]
Rally to Save Albany Bulb! MARCH and CAMPOUT on Solano Avenue! @ Albany City Hall
October 7, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Party/Street Party The City of Albany plans on evicting the residents of the Albany Bulb sometime this month. The Albany Bulb is home to [...]
Speak Out for Lynne Stewart @ Diane Feinstein's San Francisco Office
October 8, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lynne Stewart’s burthday is October 8th and rallies, vigils and speak outs will be held throughout the country. In the Bay Area, we will gather [...]
Unity Rally to Stop Attacks on BART Workers @ Oscar Grant Plaza
October 8, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
No Concessions for BART workers! Fight union-busting! Stop Scabbing! BART managers want to provoke a strike when the 60-day “cooling off period” ends at midnight [...]
The Prisoner-led Movement to End Solitary Confinement Continues! @ State Capitol
October 9, 2013 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm
All Out to Sacramento Wednesday October 9! 11:30 am: Opening Rally 1:00-3:30 pm: California Public Safety Hearings on Solitary Confinement & Human Rights 4:00 pm: [...]
The Egyptian Crisis: A Personal Account and a Report Back. @ 120 Latimer Hall
October 9, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Almost three years have passed since the events that led to the ousting of Hosni Mubarak after 30 years of autocratic rule. In her talk, [...]
Low Wage Capitalism by Fred Goldstein: A Class. @ Workers World Offices, Oakland
October 9, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
What the new globalized, high-tech imperialism means for the class struggle in the U.S. Facebook event & RSVP. 9896
Chalkupy!! Chalkupy Celebrates the 2nd Anniversary of the Occupy Oakland Encampment. @ Oscar Grant Plaza
October 10, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chalkupy!! Chalkupy Celebrates the 2nd Anniversary of the Occupy Oakland Encampment. @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
This beautiful poster by Sandy Sanders will be Chalkupied! 2nd Anniversary activities will commence an hour later. 9896
2nd Anniversary of the Occupy Oakland encampment @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
October 10, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2nd Anniversary of the Occupy Oakland encampment @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater  | Oakland | California | United States
What’s Up?. Come join comrades. Talk. Reflect. Enjoy. Music. Speakers. Food will be served, and movies will be shown as soon as it gets dark. [...]
Meetup to support BART Strikers if the BART Strike happens. @ West Oakland Bart
October 11, 2013 @ 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
BART workers could go out on strike at 12:01 AM Friday, October 11th. BART management may attempt to run BART trains between West Oakland and [...]
On Friday at 6:30 pm we will be screening “Bum’s Paradise”, a documentary about the Albany Bulb, outside the Sierra Club’s bi-monthly “Green Friday” event. [...]
March Against Monsanto. March Across the Golden Gate. @ Golden Gate Bridge Plaza
October 12, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Come to the Plaza at 11 am … park below … carpool … take the bus … bike … get dropped off … whatever way [...]
CopBlock: Police Accountability Tour Stop. @ 16th St. Bart
October 12, 2013 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
The Police Accountability Tour, on the road from mid-August until December, will maximize police accountability by facilitating connections and collaboration among those who know that [...]
Come out on SUNDAY to the Gill Tract Farm for a Community Field Day!
Come out on SUNDAY to the Gill Tract Farm for a Community Field Day! THIS SUNDAY:  Oct 13th, 10am-4pm. For the first time, a community event is [...]
Occupy the Farm: Family Day and Community Forum at the Gill Tract. @ Gill Tract (Jackson & Ahlone entrance)
October 13, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 AM – Open Field. Play, Check out workshops. 12:00 Noon – Lunch & bakeoff. 1:00 PM – Storytelling. 2:00 PM – Community Forum. Share [...]
Using Eminent Domain to Prevent Foreclosures in Richmond: A Talk by Mike Parker. @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
October 13, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Mike Parker will give an overview of the innovative program, “Richmond CARES”, which was proposed by Richmond’s Green Mayor Gayle McLaughlin to use the City’s [...]
Occupy Forum: Brutal and Unequal @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART
October 14, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Brutal and Unequal: Disruption, Precarity and the New Tech Boom with Darwin Bond-Graham and Ryan Smith “The tech sector,” said sociologist and writer Darwin [...]
Capitalism is Broken: Can We Workers Win Something Better. @ First Christian Church
October 14, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Discussion sponsored by the ISO. There are many specters haunting Oakland–from BART managers who care more about beating the union than running the trains to [...]