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12:30 pm Sunflower Alliance General Assembly @ Bobby Bowen Center
Sunflower Alliance General Assembly @ Bobby Bowen Center
May 22 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance General Assembly @ Bobby Bowen Center | Richmond | California | United States
Join us to learn about the fight to stop the development of a slag cement processing facility and deep water industrial port on Vallejo’s south waterfront. Vallejo residents will join us to discuss the local and global harm this project would cause and strategies for stopping it. We welcome your participation and your voice. The meeting will also include updates on other climate and environmental justice action around the Bay. Come early to join us for a potluck lunch. `  60960
6:00 pm ELLA BAKER CENTER MEETING @ La Cultura Cura Cultural Arts Cafe
ELLA BAKER CENTER MEETING @ La Cultura Cura Cultural Arts Cafe
May 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Come to the Ella Baker Center’s May member meeting to learn how to get involved with our local campaigns to win jobs not jails, books not bars, and healthcare not handcuffs in Oakland. Free dinner will be provided and all are welcome. The event is hosted at La Cultura Cura Cultural Arts Cafe, a social enterprise of Communities United for Restorative Youth Justice that aims to employ and empower systems impacted youth and young adults. Please contact our Local Advocate, Tash Nguyen, with questions: tash@ellabakercenter.org.  60965
6:30 pm Oakland Livable Wage Assembly meeting @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly meeting @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oakland Livable Wage Assembly meeting @ SEIU Local 1000 Union Hall | Oakland | California | United States
Join us to fight for a livable wage for all Bay Area workers! We collaborate in principled reflection and action on what the Bay Area livable wage would be and where we are at on the right to a livable wage. The Oakland Livable Wage Assembly builds Community and Power among those who seek higher wages and better work life conditions for area workers. Our work together encompasses: (1) The concerns of precarious, care and contingent workers, (2) Campaigns to improve wages for low wage workers, and (3) Efforts by … Continued
5:00 pm No Coal in Oakland Meeting @ West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project
No Coal in Oakland Meeting @ West Oakland Environmental Indicators Project
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
This week’s meeting will focus on planning for a large rally on Saturday, June 25, two days before the City Council will be voting on whether to ban coal.   We encourage allies to join us in this effort to demonstrate strong community support for a complete ban on coal.  Our weekly planning meetings are jam-packed with ideas and energy.  Newcomers are welcome; come one-half hour early and we’ll be happy to give you a brief personal orientation on the No Coal in Oakland campaign and our various activities. 61026
5:00 pm Stop the New Alameda County Jail @ Ella Baker Center Offices, suite 1125
Stop the New Alameda County Jail @ Ella Baker Center Offices, suite 1125
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Sheriff wants to build a new $55 million jail expansion at Santa Rita for treating mentally ill inmate.  It needs to be stopped in its tracks and the money redirected to mental health treatment outside of jail.61001