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Build Back Fossil Free in SF 4:00 pm
Build Back Fossil Free in SF @ Civic Center Plaza, across from City Hall
Apr 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
WHAT: Build Back Fossil Free Solidarity Action COVID safe event – please wear masks and practice social distancing. RSVP: https://bit.ly/3czwFct On April 1, frontline Indigenous youth and organizers from the Dakota Access and Line 3 pipeline fights will travel to Washington D.C. to demand Biden Build Back Fossil Free and stop these climate-destroying projects. On Thursday we will take to the streets of San Francisco in solidarity with their courage to demand that the Biden Adminstration use executive powers to immediately stop the Line 3 and Dakota Access pipelines, stop … Continued
Don’t Be a Fool: Cancel Student Debt and Make College Free 4:00 pm
Don’t Be a Fool: Cancel Student Debt and Make College Free @ Outside US DoE Bldg
Apr 1 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Help show that our community demands full student debt cancellation. Join us on Thursday, 4/1 @ 4 PM PST at the U.S. Department of Education office in San Francisco (50 Beale Street) to demand student debt cancellation. Click here for more information & to RSVP! Help show our local representatives and President Joe Biden that our community demands full student debt cancellation. We request all attendees follow covid safety protocols (wearing masks & practicing physical distancing). Together, we will win full cancellation! **Feel free to bring offerings(waters, snacks) to share … Continued
Community Democracy Project Orientation 6:00 pm
Community Democracy Project Orientation @ Online
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us here How do I become a member of CDP? How do I get on their mailing list? How do I get on their extra special contact list to get personalized text messages about upcoming events? When is CDP launching? What are they launching? What is participatory budgeting? Why do they want the residents of Oakland to decide the entire city budget? Who’s funding this project? Who’s leading it? Why should I join CDP? Do I get a prize or like…earn a badge for joining? If you know the … Continued
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Apr 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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Oscar Grant Committee Meeting 7:00 pm
Oscar Grant Committee Meeting @ https://meet.jit.si/OGC
Apr 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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Introduction to the Green New Deal 4:00 pm
Introduction to the Green New Deal @ Online
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Grandmothers for a Green New Deal, a small group of elder women (members of 1000 Grandmothers for Future Generations), invite you to a 90-minute, interactive zoom workshop to examine the Green New Deal as a blueprint toward a sustainable future. Sign up for one of these workshops by clicking on the registration links below Register for Thursday, March 18, 4-5:30 PM Register for Friday, March 26; 4-5:30 PM Register for Thursday, April 1, 4 – 5:30 PM PLEASE NOTE: Each presentation is limited to 12 participants so everyone has a chance to share their ideas. Please register early! … Continued
Public Bank of the East Bay 7:00 pm
Public Bank of the East Bay @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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. Donate to keep us moving forward It is the mission of Public Bank East Bay to provide community oversight and stewardship in the formation and … Continued
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GLOBAL JUST RECOVERY GATHERING
GLOBAL JUST RECOVERY GATHERING
Apr 9 all-day
The Global Just Recovery Gathering is a free interactive 3-day online event focusing on designing a new path toward a better future. There’ll be workshops, cultural sessions, artists and musicians from every corner of the world.  The event starts April 9, 2021. 350.org is hosting this event as a space for climate and social justice movements. Once you’ve entered the virtual conference website, you’ll be able to: choose which sessions you want to attend, join both plenary presentations and smaller interactive workshops, chat 1-1 or in groups with other conference participants from … Continued
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GLOBAL JUST RECOVERY GATHERING
GLOBAL JUST RECOVERY GATHERING
Apr 10 all-day
The Global Just Recovery Gathering is a free interactive 3-day online event focusing on designing a new path toward a better future. There’ll be workshops, cultural sessions, artists and musicians from every corner of the world.  The event starts April 9, 2021. 350.org is hosting this event as a space for climate and social justice movements. Once you’ve entered the virtual conference website, you’ll be able to: choose which sessions you want to attend, join both plenary presentations and smaller interactive workshops, chat 1-1 or in groups with other conference participants from … Continued
Eco-Socialism Workshops 1:00 pm
Eco-Socialism Workshops @ Online
Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Green Eco-Socialist Network – 3 part series with David Cobb, Meleiza Figueroa, David Bond, Chey Bell! Join us for a deep dive into Eco-Socialism, and learn how the capitalist status quo deprives us of our human rights and aspirations. The first presentation in this 3-part series is an introduction to Eco-Socialism vs. Capitalism including a discussion of what Eco-Socialism may mean to you. The world we need and deserve is not only possible, it is an imperative. We and our children will not survive the status quo. Event is FREE … Continued
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GLOBAL JUST RECOVERY GATHERING
GLOBAL JUST RECOVERY GATHERING
Apr 11 all-day
The Global Just Recovery Gathering is a free interactive 3-day online event focusing on designing a new path toward a better future. There’ll be workshops, cultural sessions, artists and musicians from every corner of the world.  The event starts April 9, 2021. 350.org is hosting this event as a space for climate and social justice movements. Once you’ve entered the virtual conference website, you’ll be able to: choose which sessions you want to attend, join both plenary presentations and smaller interactive workshops, chat 1-1 or in groups with other conference participants from … Continued
Sunflower Alliance Meeting: Contra Costa, A Model for Just Transition 1:00 pm
Sunflower Alliance Meeting: Contra Costa, A Model for Just Transition @ Online
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
RSVP to action@ sunflower-alliance.org by 10 am on Friday, April 9 to receive a Zoom link, along with the agenda and notes about our campaigns. We are very pleased to announce that Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia will be a special guest at our next meeting, where we’ll discuss late-breaking Just Transition-related news on the county, state and federal levels. California Assemblymember Tim Grayson and Congressman Mark DeSaulnier have recently introduced legislation that would provide processes and resources for Contra Costa County to plan a just transition from fossil fuels.  Learn … Continued
Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Apr 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
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Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Oakland Tenants Union monthly meeting @ Madison Park Apartments, community room
Apr 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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DECARCERATE ALAMEDA COUNTY 6:00 pm
DECARCERATE ALAMEDA COUNTY @ Online
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
We meet virtually on zoom on the second Wednesday of every month from 6-7:30pm. These meetings are open to the public. The content of our meetings span from trainings, campaign updates, teach-ins, debates, roundtable discussions, etc. Click below to join the meeting or use this link: https://zoom.us/j/96555663590 2021 General Meeting Dates: February 10, March 10, April 14, May 12, June 9, July 14, August 11, September 8, October 13, November 10, December 868799
DSA Green New Deal Committee Monthly Meeting 6:45 pm
DSA Green New Deal Committee Monthly Meeting @ Online
Apr 14 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
Our Green New Deal Committee meets on the second Wednesday each month. We will discuss eco-socialist issues, upcoming events and actions, committee priorities, and campaigns. All are welcome! Please RSVP to receive the URL to the meeting or email green-new-deal@eastbaydsa.org. Where: Zoom – please RSVP for the URL & instructions.68883
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Chevron: Stop Funding Burmese Dictatorship
Chevron: Stop Funding Burmese Dictatorship @ San Francisco Chevron Headquarters
Apr 15 all-day
Chevron is not only polluting the environment and politics in Richmond, South America,  and beyond, but is also propping up the murderous military dictatorship in Burma (Myanmar). Join a national day of action telling Chevron to suspend all payments to the Myanmar Oil and Gas Enterprise until democracy is restored. The Myanmar labor movement has led the millions-strong street demonstrations from the beginning, as well as a general strike since March 8. The Myanmar military has responded with brutal, repression. They have used war-grade weaponry on the people’s protests for weeks, killing … Continued
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Demand Care NOT Cops! Kayla Moore’s 50th birthday celebration ~ Rally & March! 2:30 pm
Demand Care NOT Cops! Kayla Moore’s 50th birthday celebration ~ Rally & March! @ Civic Center Park
Apr 17 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join us in celebrating the life of Kayla Moore, who died at the hands of the Berkeley Police in 2013. Kayla was a Black trans loved one who was living with a mental health condition. She was killed by the BPD during a mental health wellness check. Kayla would have been 50 years old this year. We believe that Kayla Moore would still be alive if there had been an appropriate response while she was experiencing mental health crisis. Join us in demanding CARE NOT COPS. This conversation is timely: … Continued
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Apr 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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You’ve submitted your request for public records, now what? 6:00 pm
You’ve submitted your request for public records, now what?
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
You've submitted your request for public records, now what?
Online Event Location:  https://nlgsf.ourpowerbase.net/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=68  You’ve submitted your request for public records, now what? This training will cover what happens after you’ve drafted and submitted your California Public Records Act request. Topics include; Agency deadlines Agencies fees Practical tips for when an agency doesn’t produce what you’d like CPRA lawsuits basics Training conducted by Abenicio Cisneros (Follow on Twitter @CPRAlawyer). The NLG-SFBA is organizing this training with two main goals in mind: 1) Per the request of movement partners as well as NLG projects and committees, and 2) To train up law students, … Continued
Public Bank of the East Bay 7:00 pm
Public Bank of the East Bay @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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. Donate to keep us moving forward It is the mission of Public Bank East Bay to provide community oversight and stewardship in the formation and … 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
Apr 21 @ 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
Justice 4 Mario Gonzalez 6:45 pm
Justice 4 Mario Gonzalez
Apr 21 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
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APTP Virtual General Meeting 7:00 pm
APTP Virtual General Meeting @ Online
Apr 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 Register in advance for this webinar using this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_G9lm8G1GTuGhobwlSnJsBQ Each attendee must separately register. Do not share your registration confirmation with others. We will have updates on the following: – City Council budget process & our campaign to Defund OPD – MH First – More TBD! APTP General Membership meetings are held the third Wednesday of every month at 7pm. Join us to find out how you can … Continued
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Protest in Solidarity With Hunger Strikers for Yemen 4:00 pm
Protest in Solidarity With Hunger Strikers for Yemen
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Protest in Solidarity With Hunger Strikers for Yemen
The current War on Yemen is starving millions of Yemenis as the country faces bombings, blockades, and partition. Foreign powers seek to divide the country in order get their slice of the pie. While some members of the U.S. establishment give lip service to ending the war, it is clear that they have no interest in doing so and do not care about the Yemeni people! We say no to this hypocrisy! We say no to the War on Yemen! We will be gathering to discuss the hunger strike and … Continued
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Ecology Center Meeting 11:00 am
Ecology Center Meeting @ Online
Apr 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Virtual Member’s Meeting Calling all community members! We are gathering online on Saturday, April 24, to reflect on the past year and to talk about the exciting initiatives we have planned for the year ahead. In the Member’s Meeting, Ecology Center members will: hear about the state of plastic waste and recycling from Ecology Center’s Executive Director Martin Bourque; find out what our local and state programs are working on; meet fellow community members, including the Ecology Center Board Members; receive a thank-you-for-being-a-member gift; and more. If you are not … Continued
Save 1921 Walnut, Save People’s Park! 12:00 pm
Save 1921 Walnut, Save People’s Park!
Apr 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Save 1921 Walnut, Save People’s Park!
End the UC’s displacement, gentrification, and violence! Protect community, protect history, protect People’s Park and 1921 Walnut Street! The University of California, Gov. Newsom and their billionaire cronies is trying to evict tenants of 1921 Walnut Street, a rent-controlled building, and destroy affordable housing in Berkeley, California to create student dorms. The UC is also trying to destroy People’s Park, an open space, center for arts and culture, mutual aid, and poor people in the East Bay. We say NO! Meet at 1921 Walnut Street on April 24th at 12PM. … Continued
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Occupy Oakland General Assembly 4:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Apr 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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DSA Night School: Socialists and the Non Profit Industrial Complex 6:30 pm
DSA Night School: Socialists and the Non Profit Industrial Complex @ Online
Apr 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Many people work at nonprofits for the same reason they become socialists – they see the ills of the world and want to have a hand in changing them. Join us for this EBDSA Night School exploring the relationship between the fight for socialism and nonprofits. We’ll look at the limits of philanthropy and enacting change through nonprofits, and explore what it means to build working-class power to fight capitalism. Readings https://midwestsocialist.com/2019/07/29/non-profits-in-the-coming-struggle/ https://www.jacobinmag.com/2015/08/peter-singer-charity-effective-altruism/ Audio Not for Profit? The Nonprofit Industrial Complex   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82065674829?pwd=Yjh4OFVveDNvRUFCSjFHNkVPRDlOdz09 Meeting ID: 820 6567 … Continued
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DSA Medicare for All Committee Meeting 6:00 pm
DSA Medicare for All Committee Meeting @ Online
Apr 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
With the pandemic and its multiple, intersecting crises, and the polling popularity of Medicare for All, our commitment to the movement is more important than ever. Come learn about our committee’s efforts, as well as local, state, and national initiatives around Medicare for All and single-payer healthcare. All are welcome! Join Zoom Meeting – Feb 24th RSVP https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81235048894?pwd=RDZHcnRDQ0FpV3ZndzdUenVJZ3JaZz09 Meeting ID: 812 3504 8894 Passcode: M4A One tap mobile +16699006833,,81235048894#,,,,,,0#,,956134# US (San Jose) +12532158782,,81235048894#,,,,,,0#,,956134# US (Tacoma)   Join Zoom Meeting – March 24th RSVP https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81235048894?pwd=RDZHcnRDQ0FpV3ZndzdUenVJZ3JaZz09 Meeting ID: 812 3504 8894 Passcode: … Continued
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