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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
7:00 am Protest Chevron’s “reckless pursuit of profits” @ Chevron HQ in San Ramon
Protest Chevron’s “reckless pursuit of profits” @ Chevron HQ in San Ramon
May 25 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am
Be there as the Annual General Meeting of Chevron shareholders gets underway, at a colorful and fun rally outside in support of human rights, environmental, economic and climate justice, and more! Organizers say: “Indigenous and campesino allies affected by Chevron in Ecuador will be accompanied by a First Nations representative from Canada to the meeting. Allies from affected communities in Richmond, California will join the event. They will all have two things in common: They all come from communities that have suffered the dire impacts of Chevron’s reckless pursuit of … Continued
4:45 pm March to the OUSD board meeting @ Kaiser Convention Center parking lot - Lot 10 on off 10th.
March to the OUSD board meeting @ Kaiser Convention Center parking lot - Lot 10 on off 10th.
May 25 @ 4:45 pm – 6:30 pm
Join Oakland parents, students, educators and community members for a March to the OUSD board meeting * 4:45pm T-shirt & sign making * 5:30pm Kid zone & rally * 6:00pm Hands Off Tha Town March/Gentrification Tour Our communities know what we need: to transform – not dismantle Oakland public schools! Please RSVP: The Rally for the Schools Oakland Students Deserve The fight for local control of our public schools in the 90’s was disrupted by the state take over of 2003. Over the last decade school closures and private interests in … Continued
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
11:30 am Day of Action for Haiti @ Dellums Federal Building
Day of Action for Haiti @ Dellums Federal Building
May 26 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Day of Action for Haiti @ Dellums Federal Building | San Francisco | California | United States
A call for free and fair elections.  Hosted by Black Lives Matter, the Black Alliance for Just Immigration & the Haiti Action Committee.    60977
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
3:00 pm Justice 4 All – No More Cowboy Cops in Stockton! @ Kentfield Park
Justice 4 All – No More Cowboy Cops in Stockton! @ Kentfield Park
May 28 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Community Feed / BBQ and a First Amendment protest regarding police brutality. We are demanding an end to “Stop & Frisk” and other domestic terror tactics used by Stockton Police. OAKLAND SHUTTLE BUS TO STOCKTON AT 12:30 PM FROM OSCAR GRANT PLAZA, 14th AND BROADWAY.60971