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Anti-Capitalism 5:00 pm
Anti-Capitalism @ Entrance to the plaza near the info tent
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Larry Everest, author of Oil, Power, and Empire will speak on building an Anti-Capitalist movement.550
Marxism 101 (ISO) 5:30 pm
Marxism 101 (ISO) @ Amphitheater, Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Discussion of Marxism and scientific socialism with members of the International Socialist Organization.921
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What is a Gang Injunction? What is Happening in Oakland? 3:00 pm
What is a Gang Injunction? What is Happening in Oakland? @ Amphitheater, Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come learn about the Oakland gang injunctions from the folks at Stop the Injunction Coalition (STIC).918
Labor History 4:00 pm
Labor History @ entrance to the plaza stairs near the info tent
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm
Labor Struggles, including conflict in the Appalachias.  552
Ken Knabb on his recent writings 5:00 pm
Ken Knabb on his recent writings @ Amphitheater
Oct 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ken Knabb from Bureau of Public Secrets, will hold a discussion around his recent piece, The Awakening in America, which views the Occupation Movements from a situationist perspective.553
Post-Colonialism and Anarchism 6:30 pm
Post-Colonialism and Anarchism @ Amphitheater, Oscar Grant Plaza
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Andrej Grubačić is a US-based Yugoslavian anarchist theorist, sociologist, activist, lecturer, and co-author with  Staughton Lynd, of the book Wobblies and Zapatistas.556
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Resistance Trainings
Resistance Trainings @ Amphitheater
Oct 22 all-day
How do we retain an uncompromising analysis of the violence of the status quo, including corporate capitalism, racism, and the police system that upholds both, while transcending the tired dynamics of us (the self-righteous good guys) and them (in this case corporate execs and cops)? How do we channel our anger into resistance of systems rather than struggles with individual figureheads for those systems? Three mini…-workshops on Saturday, October 22: 9am-noon Making It Personal: Understanding the Violence of the Status Quo: In this workshop, we’ll connect our personal suffering (often … Continued
Medic Training With the Black Cross 9:00 am
Medic Training With the Black Cross @ Meet by the Med tent
Oct 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Get trained before Saturday’s mass march!1063
What Happens When The Police Come 4:00 pm
What Happens When The Police Come @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
Oct 22 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm
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Know Your Rights With Berkeley Cop Watch 5:00 pm
Know Your Rights With Berkeley Cop Watch @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Oakland General Strike 6:00 pm
Oakland General Strike @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
“Oakland’s Work Holiday” is a multimedia presentation that includes 80 original photos of the 1946 strike, in addition to video clips of newsreel footage and short interviews of participants in the strike (from a video of the 60th anniversary commemoration). It aims to not only to bring to life this nearly forgotten piece of working class history, but also to serve as a call to reinvigorate the traditions of solidarity and militant tactics that made the post-World War II strike wave the fiercest episode of class struggle in United States … Continued
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Indigenous Grandmothers 2:00 pm
Indigenous Grandmothers @ @ Entrance
Oct 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Elders from native communities will discuss what this Occupation means in relation to the understanding that we have been on occupied and stolen land.403
CANCELLED: ILWU and the Port of Longview Report Back 3:00 pm
CANCELLED: ILWU and the Port of Longview Report Back @ Amphitheater
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Hear about the ILWU workers militant train blockade outside the EGT grain terminal at the Port of Longview that resulted in scuffles with riot police and 19 arrests. How can we at Occupy Oakland support Longshoremen and the next steps they are taking and build solidarity.896
$16 trillion bank bailout and how make them pay it back 4:00 pm
$16 trillion bank bailout and how make them pay it back @ Entrance to north Plaza by the Info Tent
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm
This workshop is being presented by Jack Gerson and Bob Mandel, who are former teachers, well-known OEA leaders, and radical activists.686
NLG Know Your Rights Training 5:00 pm
NLG Know Your Rights Training @ Entrance to Plaza by 14th and Broadway Bart station
Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Oakland City Unions on Occupy Oakland 5:00 pm
Oakland City Unions on Occupy Oakland @ Amphitheater
Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Come hear a union member explain the various city unions’ debates about Occupy Oakland.1104
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Security and Deescalation Workshop 3:00 pm
Security and Deescalation Workshop @ North Plaza (follow the porta-potties)
Oct 25 @ 3:00 pm – Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm
This workshop is especially geared towards folks on the Security and Safer Spaces committees, and is open to all who want to practice deescalation and have more options for resolving conflict.1229
Conflict/Mediation 5:00 pm
Conflict/Mediation @ amphitheater
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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