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Shield Trainings for Black Lives Matter 1:00 pm
Shield Trainings for Black Lives Matter @ Lake Merritt Amphitheater
Oct 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Shield Trainings for Black Lives Matter @ Lake Merritt Amphitheater
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Sunflower Alliance Zoom Meeting 1:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance Zoom Meeting @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
We’re looking forward to getting together with you for a regular meeting. We’ll discuss the latest developments in our fight to keep new oil and gas wells out of eastern Contra Costa County and ban new fossil fuel development in the county. Plus we’ll catch up on campaigns against coal exports in Richmond and Oakland, just transition, regional climate planning, and more — and check in with each other. We need your participation and your voice! RSVP to action@sunflower-alliance.org to get the link68094
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
NOTE: During the Plague Year of 2020 GA will be held every week or two on Zoom. To find out the exact time a date get on the Occupy Oakland email list my sending an email to: occupyoakland-subscribe@lists.riseup.net   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 … Continued
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Oakland Encampment Management Policy Teach-In 3:00 pm
Oakland Encampment Management Policy Teach-In @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 5 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Oakland Encampment Management Policy Teach-In @ Oscar Grant Plaza
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Green New Deal for Transit Campaign Meeting 7:00 pm
Green New Deal for Transit Campaign Meeting @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join DSA members to win power for: Free Public Transit Greatly expanded service, accessibility, and schedule Protection of union workers and expansion of union jobs Social equity to overcome transportation discrimination Conversion of Public Transit to Zero Emissions vehicles RSVP for Zoom link68202
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting @ https://meet.jit.si/OGC
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting @ https://meet.jit.si/OGC | Oakland | California | United States
 Because of the COVID pandemic we will be meeting virtually at https://meet.jit.si/OGC. Point your computer web browser at that URL at 7 PM on the first Monday of the month. Chrome is said to work better than some of the alternatives, but Firefox, etc. work as well. If your computer does not have a camera and/or microphone you can use your smart phone. Download the JITSI app here: For Android search for ‘jitsi’ in the Play Store or go here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.jitsi.meet For iPhone/IOS search for ‘jitsi’ in the App Store … Continued
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Berkeley Copwatch Presents “Know Your Rights: Defend the Unhoused” 10:00 am
Berkeley Copwatch Presents “Know Your Rights: Defend the Unhoused” @ Online
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Train with us online on 10/10- Show up in person on 10/13! Solidarity and Unity with unhoused residents of Berkeley! About this Event The City of Berkeley plans to evict over 100 people on Tuesday, Oct. 13th from the Seabreeze homeless encampment at University and the I-80. There is no plan for the welfare of these citizens, only a desire on behalf of some City Officials to appear “tough on homelessness” during election season. In the middle of a global health crisis and a civil rights uprising, our most vulnerable residents … Continued
Direct Action Training Series 10:00 am
Direct Action Training Series @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSda2Tklr3_VSvoOPUIzVnMfRQy1vf19V80gw0Jnhw82z4uJVA/viewform Hosted by East Bay DSA, DSA San Francisco, and Sunrise Bay Area Do you want to learn how to plan and implement direct actions? Do you want to develop direct action strategies in our organization?  Do you want to prepare for the November election results? Comrades, we learn to organize through many means. Political education to sharpen our analysis, canvassing to practice skillful communication, art builds to creatively spread propaganda. We must also learn strategic direct action. These past few months, we have seen a national uprising … Continued
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Direct Action Training Series 10:00 am
Direct Action Training Series @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSda2Tklr3_VSvoOPUIzVnMfRQy1vf19V80gw0Jnhw82z4uJVA/viewform Hosted by East Bay DSA, DSA San Francisco, and Sunrise Bay Area Do you want to learn how to plan and implement direct actions? Do you want to develop direct action strategies in our organization?  Do you want to prepare for the November election results? Comrades, we learn to organize through many means. Political education to sharpen our analysis, canvassing to practice skillful communication, art builds to creatively spread propaganda. We must also learn strategic direct action. These past few months, we have seen a national uprising … Continued
Shield Trainings for Black Lives Matter 1:00 pm
Shield Trainings for Black Lives Matter @ Lake Merritt Amphitheater
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Shield Trainings for Black Lives Matter @ Lake Merritt Amphitheater
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
NOTE: During the Plague Year of 2020 GA will be held every week or two on Zoom. To find out the exact time a date get on the Occupy Oakland email list my sending an email to: occupyoakland-subscribe@lists.riseup.net   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 … Continued
Indivisible Berkeley 7:30 pm
Indivisible Berkeley @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 11 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Date and time October 11, 2020 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM Zoom (see description for link) RSVP The October GA will be a time to discuss self-care and resourcing for the days leading up to and following the November election. We start promptly at 7:30! “Doors open” at 7 for socializing and tech troubleshooting. If you have never used Zoom before, we recommend you try connecting at 7 so if there is an issue one of our tech gurus can help you out before the meeting begins. We will be using … Continued
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Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting @ Madison Park Apartments, community room
Oct 12 @ 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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Community Meeting On Police Brutality and the George Floyd Protests 6:00 pm
Community Meeting On Police Brutality and the George Floyd Protests @ Willow Park
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Community Meeting On Police Brutality and the George Floyd Protests @ Willow Park
In the past four months, cities in the U.S. and around the world have risen up in rebellion against white supremacist terror from the police following the despicable murder of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and now the attempted murder of Jacob Blake. Millions have taken to the streets despite strict shelter-in-place orders and they have been met with a violent response by the police. We have seen protesters beaten, tear gassed, tased, and even murdered as the state struggles to suppress this mass movement. But it is important to note … Continued
Public Bank of the East Bay 7:00 pm
Public Bank of the East Bay @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
We are now meeting every two weeks on Tuesday at 7:00 pm. We meet over Zoom. If you’d like to join us, and aren’t on our organizers’ list, drop us an email and we’ll send you an invitation. If you would like to join the meeting early and get an introduction to the concepts of public banking, or more locally to who we are and what we do, please email us and we’ll see you online at 6:30.   It is the mission of Public Bank East Bay to provide … Continued
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Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State 6:30 pm
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM' - SEE BELOW
Oct 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM' - SEE BELOW
Email contact@oaklandprivacy.org a few days before the meeting to obtain Zoom meeting access info. 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 spy drones, facial recognition, police body camera secrecy, anti-transparency laws and requirements for “backdoors” to cellphones; we oppose “pre-crime” and “thought-crime,” —  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 … Continued
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DSA October General Meeting 1:00 pm
DSA October General Meeting @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us for East Bay DSA’s October non-voting General Meeting! Where: Zoom — RSVP for the link This month, we’ll have a chapter-wide discussion on the question of what socialists should do about the election in November. With a chaotic election looming and the threat of a second Trump term, how should democratic socialists respond? How can we navigate the uncertain political terrain ahead and bring our supporters and the working class into motion to fight for a democratic socialist future? How can we make the most of this moment and … Continued
Shield Trainings for Black Lives Matter 1:00 pm
Shield Trainings for Black Lives Matter @ Lake Merritt Amphitheater
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Shield Trainings for Black Lives Matter @ Lake Merritt Amphitheater
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
NOTE: During the Plague Year of 2020 GA will be held every week or two on Zoom. To find out the exact time a date get on the Occupy Oakland email list my sending an email to: occupyoakland-subscribe@lists.riseup.net   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 … Continued
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Internet Identity Workshop IIW XXXI
Internet Identity Workshop IIW XXXI @ Online
Oct 20 all-day
https://twitter.com/IdentityWoman/status/1314692665158426625 You belong at IIW this Fall!  You’ll acquire the real-time pulse of genuinely disruptive technologies that are the foundation of today’s important Internet movements. Every IIW moves topics, code, and projects downfield.  Name an identity topic and it’s likely that more substantial discussion and work has been done at IIW than any other conference! IIW XXXI will be our second online event. While we miss being with everyone in person, we have found that the online event isn’t just an acceptable substitute, but a real workshop in its own … Continued
Secrets don’t make friends: mastering Freedom of Information requests 7:30 pm
Secrets don’t make friends: mastering Freedom of Information requests @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Secrets don't make friends: mastering Freedom of Information requests @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Facebook event to register The Freedom of Information Act, Open Records Laws and Sunshine Ordinances are laws allowing anyone to access nearly all records held by the executive branch. We’ll learn our rights regarding demanding information from the government and best practices for finding secrets and helping the truth come out. — Direct Action Everywhere (DxE) is a grassroots network of animal rights activists. Through open rescue, demonstration, and disruption, we are creating a world where every animal is safe, happy and free. DxE cultivates a welcoming and supportive community. … Continued
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Internet Identity Workshop IIW XXXI
Internet Identity Workshop IIW XXXI @ Online
Oct 21 all-day
https://twitter.com/IdentityWoman/status/1314692665158426625 You belong at IIW this Fall!  You’ll acquire the real-time pulse of genuinely disruptive technologies that are the foundation of today’s important Internet movements. Every IIW moves topics, code, and projects downfield.  Name an identity topic and it’s likely that more substantial discussion and work has been done at IIW than any other conference! IIW XXXI will be our second online event. While we miss being with everyone in person, we have found that the online event isn’t just an acceptable substitute, but a real workshop in its own … Continued
APTP General Meeting 7:00 pm
APTP General Meeting @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for our virtual monthly membership meeting to hear what’s going on and talk about how you can get involved Agenda: – MH First Oakland update – Justice for Steven Taylor and recall Nancy O’Malley campaign updates – Other Committee updates and campaign updates Register in advance for this webinar link TBD Each attendee must separately register. Do not share your registration confirmation with others: APTP General Membership meetings are held the third Wednesday of every month at 7pm. Join us to find out how you can get involved.68283
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Internet Identity Workshop IIW XXXI
Internet Identity Workshop IIW XXXI @ Online
Oct 22 all-day
https://twitter.com/IdentityWoman/status/1314692665158426625 You belong at IIW this Fall!  You’ll acquire the real-time pulse of genuinely disruptive technologies that are the foundation of today’s important Internet movements. Every IIW moves topics, code, and projects downfield.  Name an identity topic and it’s likely that more substantial discussion and work has been done at IIW than any other conference! IIW XXXI will be our second online event. While we miss being with everyone in person, we have found that the online event isn’t just an acceptable substitute, but a real workshop in its own … Continued
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How to Change the World in One Generation – DxE Intro Workshop 1:00 pm
How to Change the World in One Generation – DxE Intro Workshop @ Online
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Right now the most vulnerable individuals are being exploited on a massive scale and it will only get worse if we don’t take action now. But can we as average citizens really make a difference to help them? The answer is YES. In Direct Action Everywhere’s workshop, you will learn the history of social movements, the ground-breaking new research that shows the power of ordinary people, and the bold plan to nonviolently abolish the most harmful industry on earth that kills billions of animals every year. Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84012361059 Meeting ID: … Continued
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Sunflower Alliance Zoom Meeting 1:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance Zoom Meeting @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
We’re looking forward to getting together with you for a regular meeting. We’ll discuss the latest developments in our fight to keep new oil and gas wells out of eastern Contra Costa County and ban new fossil fuel development in the county. Plus we’ll catch up on campaigns against coal exports in Richmond and Oakland, just transition, regional climate planning, and more — and check in with each other. We need your participation and your voice! RSVP to action@sunflower-alliance.org to get the link68094
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
NOTE: During the Plague Year of 2020 GA will be held every week or two on Zoom. To find out the exact time a date get on the Occupy Oakland email list my sending an email to: occupyoakland-subscribe@lists.riseup.net   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 … Continued
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Community Meeting On Police Brutality and the George Floyd Protests 6:00 pm
Community Meeting On Police Brutality and the George Floyd Protests @ Willow Park
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Community Meeting On Police Brutality and the George Floyd Protests @ Willow Park
In the past four months, cities in the U.S. and around the world have risen up in rebellion against white supremacist terror from the police following the despicable murder of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and now the attempted murder of Jacob Blake. Millions have taken to the streets despite strict shelter-in-place orders and they have been met with a violent response by the police. We have seen protesters beaten, tear gassed, tased, and even murdered as the state struggles to suppress this mass movement. But it is important to note … Continued
Ella Baker Monthly Meeting 6:00 pm
Ella Baker Monthly Meeting @ Online
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Register here This month we will be holding our regular member meeting (usually held on the first Wednesday of the month) on Tuesday, October 27th, 2020 and will focus on our upcoming elections. What could this election mean for us? We will cover local, state, and national. You don’t miss this special member meeting! See you there! Voting before or doing GOTV work? Check-out our voter guide for ballot measures. Website:https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYucO2tqDwpEtflhLYicffaq1ew39Z4MvlS68281
Public Bank of the East Bay 7:00 pm
Public Bank of the East Bay @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
We are now meeting every two weeks on Tuesday at 7:00 pm. We meet over Zoom. If you’d like to join us, and aren’t on our organizers’ list, drop us an email and we’ll send you an invitation. If you would like to join the meeting early and get an introduction to the concepts of public banking, or more locally to who we are and what we do, please email us and we’ll see you online at 6:30.   It is the mission of Public Bank East Bay to provide … Continued
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Direct Action Training 10:00 am
Direct Action Training @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Now more than ever we need to be prepared to mobilize safely in the streets and creatively escalate our campaigns. Learn the basics of Direct Action, from planning and roles to safety and gear. This 4-hour training is spread across 2 days. No experience needed, but there will be plenty to keep intermediate direct action people engaged. Offered by the EBDSA Direct Action Working Group.   Register for zoom here! Register in advance for this meeting. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.   … Continued