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Oscar Grant Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
Jul 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting @ Niebyl-Proctor Library | Oakland | California | United States
 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. In alliance with the International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) we organized the October 23, 2010 labor and community rally for Justice for Oscar Grant. On that day the ILWU shut down the Bay Area ports in solidarity. Our mission is to educate, organize … Continued
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Socialist Night School: Gentrification and the Capital City 7:00 pm
Socialist Night School: Gentrification and the Capital City @ East Bay Community Space
Jul 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 In recent years, Oakland, San Francisco, and cities across the country have been drastically reshaped by gentrification: new development causes rents in formerly affordable neighborhoods to skyrocket, pricing working people out of their neighborhoods — often where their families have lived for generations — and leaving many people without homes altogether. Who or what is driving gentrification? How has gentrification played out in Oakland in particular? And what can be done to address the crises of displacement and homelessness caused by gentrification? Join East Bay DSA’s Socialist Night School on … Continued
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Sunflower Alliance 1:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Jul 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Sunflower Alliance Meeting Please join us for our regular biweekly meeting of the Sunflower Alliance.  We’ll discuss ongoing campaigns and future plans and identify upcoming actions we can take to fight fossil fuels and work for a just and sustainable world.  Old friends and newcomers are equally welcome.  We need your participation and your voice! 66722
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jul 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway near the steps of City Hall. If for some reason the amphitheater is being used otherwise and/or OGP itself is inaccessible, we will meet at Kaiser Park, right next to the statues, on 19th St. between San Pablo and Telegraph. If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 4:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland. (Note: we tend … Continued
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Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting @ Madison Park Apartments, community room
Jul 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting @ Madison Park Apartments, community room  | San Francisco | California | United States
OTU’s Mission The Oakland Tenants Union is an organization of housing activists dedicated to protecting tenant rights and interests. OTU does this by working directly with tenants in their struggle with landlords, impacting legislation and public policy about housing, community education, and working with other organizations committed to furthering renters’ rights. The Oakland Tenants Union is open to anyone who shares our core values and who believes that tenants themselves have the primary responsibility to work on their own behalf. Monthly Meetings The Oakland Tenants Union meets regularly at 7:00 … Continued
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Public Bank of the East Bay 5:30 pm
Public Bank of the East Bay
Jul 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Info Time, Tuesday, July 9, 5:30 p.m. Have questions about public banking? Want to find out more about what we’re doing to make our own East Bay bank a reality? Come to Info Time! Volunteers will be available to talk with you for the half hour before our monthly meeting (location below) NEWS: California public banking bill clears another state Senate committee as momentum generates a swell of press coverage On July 3rd, California’s Public Banking Act, AB 857, passed the Senate Governance & Finance Committee 4 Aye’s to 3 No’s. … Continued
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Ella Baker Meeting: Hear Brendon Woods, Alameda County Public Defender 6:00 pm
Ella Baker Meeting: Hear Brendon Woods, Alameda County Public Defender @ Fruitvale Senior Center
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Our July member meeting will be held this Wednesday, July 10 at 6:00 p.m. in the Fruitvale! Come by for some free food and an informal conversation with @BrendonWoodsPD on what #SafetyIs. pic.twitter.com/1kC47ibLQI— Ella Baker Center (@ellabakercenter) July 8, 2019 66789
Legal observer training and ways to help 6:00 pm
Legal observer training and ways to help @ Catholic Charities of the East Bay
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 There is a growing network of rapid response volunteers forming to help our neighbors in the face of Trump’s threatened ICE raids. And you can be part of it! Join a training this Wednesday to learn how to document and film ICE raids, and help ensure that the law is being followed. Note that the role of legal observers is not to stop ICE activity, but to help lawyers in the court process by documenting any possibly illegal detentions. At Wednesday’s training, participants will: Learn how to be a legal … Continued
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State 6:30 pm
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State @ Omni Commons
Jul 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State @ Omni Commons
Join Oakland Privacy to organize against the surveillance state, police militarization and ICE, and to advocate for surveillance regulation around the Bay and nationwide. We fight against “pre-crime” and “thought-crime,” spy drones, facial recognition, police body camera secrecy, anti-transparency laws and requirements for “backdoors” to cellphones, to list just a few invasions of our privacy by all levels of Government, and attempts to hide what government officials, employees and agencies are doing. We draft and push for privacy legislation for City Councils, at the County level, and in Sacramento. We advocate … Continued
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Strike Debt Bay Area: Debt Resistance – You Are Not A Loan! 3:30 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area: Debt Resistance – You Are Not A Loan! @ Omni Commons
Jul 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Strike Debt Bay Area: Debt Resistance – You Are Not A Loan! @ Omni Commons
Come get connected with SDBA’s projects – we have exciting work to do in 2019! Our medical debt erasure campaign with RIP Medical Debt is doing well (but needs more signal-boosting). We joined another Alameda County campaign, and together we’re more than two-thirds of the way to our minimum goal. Our donation page is here. The online version of our flyer, with live links, is here. Our FAQ is here. We can also link you to a printable version of the flyer if you have places to hand them out. Press release: press-release-after-1m-raised-final Continuing our … Continued
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jul 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway near the steps of City Hall. If for some reason the amphitheater is being used otherwise and/or OGP itself is inaccessible, we will meet at Kaiser Park, right next to the statues, on 19th St. between San Pablo and Telegraph. If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 4:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland. (Note: we tend … Continued
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Workshop: 2030 Oakland Equitable Climate Action Plan 5:30 pm
Workshop: 2030 Oakland Equitable Climate Action Plan @ Rainbow Recreation Center
Jul 17 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
*** IMPORTANT! Please register at Eventbrite link so we can provide food for everyone. oaklanddistrict6workshop.eventbrite.com For free childcare, complete the form by July 12: bit.ly/2EQjbro For language interpretation, complete the form by July 7: bit.ly/2EQjbro Wheelchair accessible workshop. *** The City of Oakland is developing its 2030 Equitable Climate Action Plan (ECAP) to identify how the City can equip Oaklanders (businesses and residents) to take critical actions to stop climate change, and adapt to a changing climate. Oakland has a strong history of bold climate action and community advocacy. In … Continued
APTP Monthly Membership Meeting 7:00 pm
APTP Monthly Membership Meeting @ EastSide Arts Alliance
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
We are a Black-led, multi-racial, intergenerational coalition that seeks to build a replicable and sustainable model to eradicate police terror in communities of color. Website66741
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Omni General Assembly 7:00 pm
Omni General Assembly @ Omni Commons
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come by our open Delegates Meetings every other Thursday evening at 7pm! We’ll give space to brief announcements, updates from working groups, proposals up for consensus, and discussion around important issues. The schedule is created weekly at the following url: https://pad.riseup.net/p/omninom This meeting usually happens in the Ballroom, but the the location may change depending on the access needs of people attending and other events taking place in the building.66608
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East Bay DSA General Meeting 1:00 pm
East Bay DSA General Meeting @ Omni Commons
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This month’s all-member meeting will be a chapter discussion on the role of DSA locally and nationally. What should our strategy be for winning things like a Green New Deal or M4A or social housing? What does the socialist fight look like on the local vs. national level? What is DSA’s place in the labor movement and in fights against oppression? We’ll hear thoughts on strategy from a panel of speakers representing different political tendencies and then we’ll have an all-member discussion on the subject, both in small and large … Continued
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Sunflower Alliance 1:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Sunflower Alliance Meeting Please join us for our regular biweekly meeting of the Sunflower Alliance.  We’ll discuss ongoing campaigns and future plans and identify upcoming actions we can take to fight fossil fuels and work for a just and sustainable world.  Old friends and newcomers are equally welcome.  We need your participation and your voice! 66722
Extinction Rebellion General Meeting 2:00 pm
Extinction Rebellion General Meeting @ California Institute of Integral Studies
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Our next General Meeting: If you’re fired up and ready for action, this is the meeting for you! There will be updates on Extinction Rebellion’s progress and upcoming actions, and the chance to work in multiple interest groups, including an orientation group for first-time attendees. Exciting and busy times ahead – please join us! (For more upcoming events, please see the end of this email.) 66790
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jul 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 4 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway near the steps of City Hall. If for some reason the amphitheater is being used otherwise and/or OGP itself is inaccessible, we will meet at Kaiser Park, right next to the statues, on 19th St. between San Pablo and Telegraph. If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 4:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland. (Note: we tend … Continued
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Bay Area Landless People’s Alliance Meeting 7:00 pm
Bay Area Landless People’s Alliance Meeting @ Omni Commons
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
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