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DSA Medicare for All Committee 1:00 pm
DSA Medicare for All Committee @ Niebyl Proctor Library
Jun 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Come join East Bay DSA’s Medicare for All Committee as we discuss updates from the fight for single-payer healthcare and upcoming organizing projects. We’ll circulate some a short reading in advance, so please RSVP. All East Bay DSA members interested in getting involved with the Medicare for All campaign are welcome!  66604
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jun 2 @ 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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Earth Strike Bay Area Meeting 6:00 pm
Earth Strike Bay Area Meeting @ Longhaul
Jun 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Twitter: @EarthStrikeSFBA Facebook: @EarthStrikeBA We, the people of the world, are striking to save our planet. Leading climate scientists have warned that we only have until 2030 to prevent global temperature increases from exceeding 1.5ºC. At that time, many effects of Climate Change will be irreversible, and the consequences will be dire. If the global average temperature increases reach 2°C, the results will be catastrophic; famine, droughts, floods, wildfires, the spread of infectious diseases and mass extinction– all on an unprecedented global scale. It would mean the collapse of the … Continued
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
Jun 3 @ 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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No Coal in Richmond: Important Meeting  1:00 pm
No Coal in Richmond: Important Meeting  @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
No Coal in Richmond: Important Meeting  @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
No Coal in Richmond: Important Meeting Photo by Baykeeper, 2013 Help plan an hour-long rally and press conference to be held right before the Richmond Planning Commission meets at 6:30 PM on June 20th to consider the historic Richmond Coal Ordinance. You can contribute to making the No Coal in Richmond campaign a successful effort!  Even contributing an hour or two between now and June 20th will make a huge difference. In December 2018, the Richmond City Council voted unanimously to send the Richmond Coal Ordinance to the City Attorney for review.  … Continued
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Ella Baker Meeting 6:00 pm
Ella Baker Meeting @ San Antonio Senior Center
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for this month’s member meeting! We will be debriefing the legislative session, updating members on the status of our priority bills, starting the planning for our August Lobby Day and training folks on how to get our bills signed into law. Dinner will be provided and all are welcome. 66651
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Omni Commons General Assembly 7:00 pm
Omni Commons General Assembly @ Omni Commons
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come by our open Delegates Meetings every 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.66626
Omni General Assembly 7:00 pm
Omni General Assembly @ Omni Commons
Jun 6 @ 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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VIGIL FOR CHELSEA, JULIAN AND ALL OUR HEROIC WHISTLE BLOWERS 6:00 pm
VIGIL FOR CHELSEA, JULIAN AND ALL OUR HEROIC WHISTLE BLOWERS
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
EVERY FRIDAY NOON TO 1 PM MACARTHUR AND FRUITVALE OAKLAND CA. Ok, folks, here’s the deal: the Main stream media (MSM) is so full of lies, it’s got the masses confused!!  There’s only a few places we can get the truth. Chelsea and Julian, were two of the most important WHISTLE BLOWERS to tell the truth about USA’s illegal, immoral WARS. That’s why our “US leadership” wants them dead. USA is the largest TERRORIST country in history, killing, wounding, and forcing immigration on millions of folks all over the world!! … Continued
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Sunflower Alliance Meeting 12:30 pm
Sunflower Alliance Meeting @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Jun 9 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Sunflower Alliance Meeting @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
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! Come early to hang out and share a potluck lunch. Potluck lunch 12:30 PM Meeting 1 – 3 PM   66667
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jun 9 @ 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
Indivisible Berkeley General Assembly & Movie Night 7:30 pm
Indivisible Berkeley General Assembly & Movie Night @ Finnish Hall
Jun 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
  RSVP MOVIE NIGHT – Knock Down The House Doors open at 7. We start promptly at 7:30. Description: Watch the trailer. “A young bartender in the Bronx, a coal miner’s daughter in West Virginia, a grieving mother in Nevada, and a registered nurse in Missouri build a movement of insurgent candidates to challenge powerful incumbents in Congress. One of their races will become the most shocking political upset in recent American history.” ADA Accessibility: The Finnish Hall has stairs leading up to the entrance so is not ADA accessible. 66649
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Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting @ Madison Park Apartments, community room
Jun 10 @ 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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No Coal in Richmond Community Meeting 7:00 pm
No Coal in Richmond Community Meeting @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join No Coal in Richmond for its monthly community meeting and potluck dinner. The Richmond Planning Commission postponed its hearing on the ordinance to stop coal and pet coke shipments from the Levin-Richmond Terminal, and we still need to keep building support for this critical protection for our health and the climate. If you have any items for the agenda please send them to Terilyn, terilyn.chen@sierraclub.org If you think it’s important to get coal out of Richmond, here’s a chance to get involved. No Coal in Richmond invites YOU to our … Continued
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Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State 6:30 pm
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State @ Omni Commons
Jun 12 @ 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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Dismantling White Supremacy Unconference
Dismantling White Supremacy Unconference @ Impact Hub
Jun 14 all-day
Dismantling White Supremacy Unconference @ Impact Hub
Fri, Jun 14, 2019, 6:30 PM – Sat, Jun 15, 2019, 6:00 PM PDT It’s time to have a family meeting. The objective of this event is to provide a space for people of color and white allies–including activists, policy-makers, business leaders, employees, community organizers, or other residents or community members –to have an explicit conversation about dismantling systemic white supremacy (and the many discussions that come up around white supremacy) in a community-led forum. This event is critically important because we believe that naming, disrupting, and dismantling white supremacy … Continued
#ImpeachTrump San Francisco: Act to Defend Democracy 12:00 pm
#ImpeachTrump San Francisco: Act to Defend Democracy @ Federal Building
Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
#ImpeachTrump San Francisco: Act to Defend Democracy @ Federal Building
Come join our educational and family-friendly theatrical event as we read aloud Trump’s many Articles of Impeachment, plus the Mueller Report Executive Summary, and as we explain how the impeachment process works – while dressed as founding fathers. Come in costume!!! 66683
VIGIL FOR CHELSEA, JULIAN AND ALL OUR HEROIC WHISTLE BLOWERS 6:00 pm
VIGIL FOR CHELSEA, JULIAN AND ALL OUR HEROIC WHISTLE BLOWERS
Jun 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
EVERY FRIDAY NOON TO 1 PM MACARTHUR AND FRUITVALE OAKLAND CA. Ok, folks, here’s the deal: the Main stream media (MSM) is so full of lies, it’s got the masses confused!!  There’s only a few places we can get the truth. Chelsea and Julian, were two of the most important WHISTLE BLOWERS to tell the truth about USA’s illegal, immoral WARS. That’s why our “US leadership” wants them dead. USA is the largest TERRORIST country in history, killing, wounding, and forcing immigration on millions of folks all over the world!! … Continued
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Dismantling White Supremacy Unconference
Dismantling White Supremacy Unconference @ Impact Hub
Jun 15 all-day
Dismantling White Supremacy Unconference @ Impact Hub
Fri, Jun 14, 2019, 6:30 PM – Sat, Jun 15, 2019, 6:00 PM PDT It’s time to have a family meeting. The objective of this event is to provide a space for people of color and white allies–including activists, policy-makers, business leaders, employees, community organizers, or other residents or community members –to have an explicit conversation about dismantling systemic white supremacy (and the many discussions that come up around white supremacy) in a community-led forum. This event is critically important because we believe that naming, disrupting, and dismantling white supremacy … Continued
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
Jun 15 @ 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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Extinction Rebellion General Meeting – Save the Planet 2:00 pm
Extinction Rebellion General Meeting – Save the Planet @ South Berkeley Senior Center
Jun 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Whether you’re new to the Extinction Rebellion and looking for more info or if you are ready to get to work, this meeting’s for you! Live Long & Rebel! Rebels! Our next meeting is Sunday, June 16 from 2-4p at the South Berkeley Senior Center. Whether you’re new to the Rebellion and curious or ready to get to work, this meeting's for you! Live Long & Rebel! #ClimateEmergency #bayarea #RebelForLife pic.twitter.com/VGbZR3ylJl— Extinction Rebellion SF Bay Area (@xrsfbay) June 8, 2019 66640
East Bay DSA General Meeting and National Delegate Election 4:00 pm
East Bay DSA General Meeting and National Delegate Election @ Omni Commons
Jun 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Our next General Meeting, at which we will be electing delegates to the DSA National Convention, is on Sunday, June 16 at the Omni Commons. The meeting may also include deliberation and voting on member-submitted resolutions, member announcements, reports from our committees, and more. Volunteering at the GM is lively, easy, and low-commitment, and volunteers participate fully in meeting business. The contribution is huge, though—meetings require a lot of hands, and our volunteers keep them lively, inspiring, and productive. Join up here. Use this form, too, if you have child supervision or … Continued
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jun 16 @ 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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APTP Membership Meeting – Healing Justice Training 6:00 pm
APTP Membership Meeting – Healing Justice Training @ EastSide Arts Alliance
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
What are some ways our communities have resisted violence over generations? What practices do you and your communities do to ground, center, and stay resilient? Why is it important to center healing within our movements? What “medicine” can a rapid responder carry to help respond to crisis? How do I connect to other healers who do this work? This is a moment to invite our radical imagination, our BIG hearts, and our outrage to build community and make change. As part of the Justice Teams Network – DPN will be … Continued
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Know Your Rights! Training with Berkeley Copwatch 7:00 pm
Know Your Rights! Training with Berkeley Copwatch @ Grassroots House
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join Berkeley Copwatch for a training. KNOW YOUR RIGHTS – On the street – When observing/recording – Safely assert your rights – What/how to document – Respond to police misconduct – Effectively observe the police in your community This is a free event; snacks will be included! Bring your bodies and your buddies, as well as questions, concerns, stories, resources. Check out the Berkeley Copwatch Know Your Rights Pocket Card here: http://www.berkeleycopwatch.org/resources/pocketguide05.pdf66707
Omni General Assembly 7:00 pm
Omni General Assembly @ Omni Commons
Jun 20 @ 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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The Amazon Is Not for Sale—Respect Indigenous Rights 9:00 am
The Amazon Is Not for Sale—Respect Indigenous Rights @ Brazilian Consulate
Jun 21 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Stand with local Indigenous activists in solidarity with their Indigenous relatives, the Amazon, and communities at risk under Brazilian’s President Bolsonaro.Idle No More SF Bay writes:  “Indigenous people and allies across the Americas are strongly opposed to Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s actions to eliminate the rights and commit genocide of Indigenous people while opening up the Amazon to corporate interests.  Brasil Solidarity Network (BSN) has been organizing rallies at the Brazilian Consulate in San Francisco to stand up to Bolsonaro’s policies and to lift up the harms to Indigenous people, … Continued
VIGIL FOR CHELSEA, JULIAN AND ALL OUR HEROIC WHISTLE BLOWERS 6:00 pm
VIGIL FOR CHELSEA, JULIAN AND ALL OUR HEROIC WHISTLE BLOWERS
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
EVERY FRIDAY NOON TO 1 PM MACARTHUR AND FRUITVALE OAKLAND CA. Ok, folks, here’s the deal: the Main stream media (MSM) is so full of lies, it’s got the masses confused!!  There’s only a few places we can get the truth. Chelsea and Julian, were two of the most important WHISTLE BLOWERS to tell the truth about USA’s illegal, immoral WARS. That’s why our “US leadership” wants them dead. USA is the largest TERRORIST country in history, killing, wounding, and forcing immigration on millions of folks all over the world!! … Continued
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Support folks robbed by the city in the sweeps! 1:30 pm
Support folks robbed by the city in the sweeps! @ DPW Operations Yard, Gate
Jun 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Stolen Belonging – A Public Reclamation at DPW Operations Yard Food, Drinks, Music, Art and Collective Action *REQUEST FOR DONATED SURVIVAL GEAR & SUPPLIES [Detiails here: https://www.stolenbelonging.org/action-at-dpw] Hosted by Stolen Belonging Project & Coalition on Homelessness Location: DPW Operations Yard back gate at the intersection of Kansas and Marin, where one is supposed to ask the guard to retrieve their confiscated belongings. (building address is 2323 Cesar Chavez, but go to back gate.) Join us, houseless residents, housing justice advocates, human rights lawyers and ‘housies’ who want to hold the … Continued
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Emma Goldman: Her Legacy, Anarchy, and Complexities, and Occupy. In Honor of Her 150th Birthday. 4:00 pm
Emma Goldman: Her Legacy, Anarchy, and Complexities, and Occupy. In Honor of Her 150th Birthday. @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheatre
Jun 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Emma Goldman: Her Legacy, Anarchy, and Complexities, and Occupy. In Honor of Her 150th Birthday. @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheatre
In Honor of her 150th birthday: Emma Goldman: Her Legacy, Anarchy, and Complexities, and Occupy  By Candace Falk, Founding Editor/Director,The Emma Goldman Papers, UC, Berkeley  Please spread the word to your friends and social media contacts! Candace will speak about Emma Goldman, her legacy, her complexities, and the often misunderstood range of her definition of anarchism, and the spontaneity and collaborative nature of Occupy that resonates with her imagined vision of  the future.  Candace is founding editor of the Emma Goldman Papers at UC Berkeley, which has collected, identified, and … Continued
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jun 23 @ 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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VIGIL FOR CHELSEA, JULIAN AND ALL OUR HEROIC WHISTLE BLOWERS 6:00 pm
VIGIL FOR CHELSEA, JULIAN AND ALL OUR HEROIC WHISTLE BLOWERS
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
EVERY FRIDAY NOON TO 1 PM MACARTHUR AND FRUITVALE OAKLAND CA. Ok, folks, here’s the deal: the Main stream media (MSM) is so full of lies, it’s got the masses confused!!  There’s only a few places we can get the truth. Chelsea and Julian, were two of the most important WHISTLE BLOWERS to tell the truth about USA’s illegal, immoral WARS. That’s why our “US leadership” wants them dead. USA is the largest TERRORIST country in history, killing, wounding, and forcing immigration on millions of folks all over the world!! … Continued
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June TANC Assembly 3:00 pm
June TANC Assembly @ Omni Commons
Jun 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Let’s get organized together. The tides of gentrification threaten to wash away what remains of Oakland. The rent is too goddamn high and the Town is drowning. In the spectacle of this commodified landscape, the class resentment simmering underneath ‘economic development’ has become a powder keg. We’ve seen how France responds to a small rise in the cost of living. How Haiti responds to the destructive force of inflation. The Bay Area housing crisis weighs on us like a thousand gas taxes. If not our homes, at least the streets … Continued
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Jun 30 @ 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