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UC Berkeley: Graduate Student Workers Strike!
UC Berkeley: Graduate Student Workers Strike! @ UC Berkeley
Apr 2 – Apr 3 all-day
April 2-3, 2014 Wednesday, April 2 Schedule: 8:00 AM – American Federation of Teachers Hosts Breakfast 8:00 to 10:00 – First Picket Line Shift! (Rhetoric, Film, Music, EECS, Latin American Studies) 10:00 to 12:00 – Second Picket Line Shift! (Comp. Lit, Classics, Education, French, Philosophy) 12:00 to 1:30 – MASS RALLY ON SPROUL 1:30 – AFSCME HOSTS LUNCH 1:30 to 3:30 – Third Picket Line Shift! (City planning, Public Health, Sociology, History, Geography, English) 3:30 to 5:30 – Fourth Picket Line Shift! (Political Science, Social Welfare, Anthropology) **PICKET LINES LOCATED … Continued
March and Picket at Vanguard Properties: Eviction Free San Francisco 6:30 pm
March and Picket at Vanguard Properties: Eviction Free San Francisco @ 24th St. BART, SF
Apr 2 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Join Eviction Free San Francisco for a spirited lunchtime march and picket at Vanguard Properties to demand that Michael Harrison of Vanguard Properties rescind the Ellis Act eviction of Benito Santiago! Meet at 24th street BART station and march to Vanguard Properties at 2501 Mission Street at 21st. Co-founder of Vanguard Properties Michael Harrison is currently using the Ellis Act to attempt and evict long-term tenant and native San Franciscan Benito Santiago. Benito Santiago is a senior and disabled Filipino resident of the Duboce Triangle. He was born and raised … Continued
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UC Berkeley: Graduate Student Workers Strike!
UC Berkeley: Graduate Student Workers Strike! @ UC Berkeley
Apr 3 – Apr 4 all-day
April 2-3, 2014 Thursday, April 3 Schedule: 8:00 AM – American Federation of Teachers Hosts Breakfast 8:00 to 10:00 – First Picket Line Shift! (Art History, Social Welfare, City planning, Public Health, Rhetoric) 10:00 to 12:00 – TEACH-IN on SPROUL 12:00 to 2:00 – Second Picket Line Shift! (Education, Sociology, Economics, Student Learning Center) 2:00 to 4:00 – TRAVELLING PICKET LINE (All departments come!) 4:00 to 6:00 – Third Picket Line Shift! (Latin American Studies, Film, Music, Philosophy) **PICKET LINES LOCATED AT BANCROFT AND TELEGRAPH** 55339
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Emergency Picket Line @ 6 AM Campbell Hall UC Berkeley! 1:00 pm
Emergency Picket Line @ 6 AM Campbell Hall UC Berkeley! @ Campbell Hall
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Emergency Picket Line needed TOMORROW Thursday April 3rd 6 AM Campell Hall UC Berkeley! Tomorrow there will be a militant picket line in solidarity with UC Santa Cruz UAW that were attacked and arrested. Police used tasers while forcefully opening the west entrance to campus. http://www.ksbw.com/news/planned-2day-strike-is-underway-at-uc-santa-cruz-this-morning/25282900 Picket  at the Campbell hall construction site on UC Berkeley where union workers won’t cross @ 6:00 am sharp. We need about 30 to 50 people so please forward to as many people as possible!  55360
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Families United March on State Capitol Sacramento 10:00 am
Families United March on State Capitol Sacramento @ State Capitol
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
ATTENTION ALL FAMILIES WHO HAS BEEN A VICTIM OF POLICE TERRORISM join us as we march on State Capital Sacramento during Crime Victim Day April 8, 2014. Please organize your communities and unite with us as we speak out against State Attorney General Kamala Harris for turning a blind eye under the Color of Law. Let’s organized now to address the Peace Officers Bill of Rights, Police Terrorism, and failure to resolve gun violence in our communities. Those families harmed by Gun Violence that are still seeking justice and an … Continued
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National Day of Action: Spies, Lies and Secret Files. Press Conference in SF. 6:00 pm
National Day of Action: Spies, Lies and Secret Files. Press Conference in SF. @ Northern California Regional Intelligence Center
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
National Day of Action: Spies, Lies and Secret Files. Press Conference in SF. @ Northern California Regional Intelligence Center | San Francisco | California | United States
April 10th is the National Day of Action against Fusion Centers. Protests, rallies, and teach-ins will take place in cities all over the country to draw attention to the spy centers in our midst. Fusion Centers facilitate the gathering, storing, and sharing of intelligence data that bares our lives and violate our basic human rights to privacy and civil liberties. There are an estimated 85 fusion centers all over the United States. There will be two Bay Area events: Press Conference at NCRIC Fusion Center in San Francisco 11:00am – … Continued
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National Day of Action: Spies, Lies and Secret Files. Rally in Oakland! 1:00 am
National Day of Action: Spies, Lies and Secret Files. Rally in Oakland!
Apr 11 @ 1:00 am – 3:00 am
National Day of Action: Spies, Lies and Secret Files. Rally in Oakland!
April 10th is the National Day of Action against Fusion Centers. Protests, rallies, and teach-ins will take place in cities all over the country to draw attention to the spy centers in our midst. Fusion Centers facilitate the gathering, storing, and sharing of intelligence data that bares our lives and violate our basic human rights to privacy and civil liberties. There are an estimated 85 fusion centers all over the United States. There will be two Bay Area events: Press Conference at NCRIC Fusion Center in San Francisco 11:00am – … Continued
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Protest Against Staples – Protest to Keep Living Wage Jobs at the Post Office. 6:00 pm
Protest Against Staples – Protest to Keep Living Wage Jobs at the Post Office. @ berkeley staples
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Protest Against Staples - Protest to Keep Living Wage Jobs at the Post Office. @ berkeley staples | Berkeley | California | United States
STOP STAPLES SCABS. STOP THE PRIVATIZATION OF THE POST OFFICE! Join American Postal Worker Union members protesting against Post Office counters in Staples stores staffed by low wage Staples employees instead of living wage Postal Union members. 55311
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IT’S TIME TO TAX THE RICH TO HOUSE THE POOR! 6:30 pm
IT’S TIME TO TAX THE RICH TO HOUSE THE POOR! @ Grassroots House
Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Robin Hood Committee needs your help gathering signatures to place two initiatives on the November ballot. The initiatives will create $4.5 million for affordable housing and other city services in Berkeley by taxing the windfall profits of large landlords. Right now, Berkeley tenants are paying more than $100 million a year in excess rent, wealth that is taken out of our community. We can recapture a fraction of that by putting these measures to a vote of the people. Join us this Sunday to pick up petitions and a … Continued
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Global Day Against Military Spending.
Global Day Against Military Spending. @ Federal Building, Oakland
Apr 14 – Apr 15 all-day
Global Day Against Military Spending, Monday, April 14 Join the Bay Area New Priorities Campaign and folks from more than a dozen peace & justice organizations to  distribute a GDAMS brochure to commuters at BART stations during morning and evening rush hours.  Below is a list of BART stations and contact info. Press conference In front of the Federal Building, 13th & Clay, downtown Oakland, CA, 11:30 am Speakers will include leaders from the faith community, a representative of Congresswoman Barbara Lee, County Supervisor Wilma Chan, and a representative of … Continued
Protest Against Staples – Protest to Keep Living Wage Jobs at the Post Office. 6:00 pm
Protest Against Staples – Protest to Keep Living Wage Jobs at the Post Office. @ El Cerrito Staples, across from BART Station
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Protest Against Staples - Protest to Keep Living Wage Jobs at the Post Office. @ El Cerrito Staples, across from BART Station | El Cerrito | California | United States
STOP STAPLES SCABS. STOP THE PRIVATIZATION OF THE POST OFFICE! Join American Postal Worker Union members protesting against Post Office counters in Staples stores staffed by low wage Staples employees instead of living wage Postal Union members. 55312
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Save Knowland Park Rally 5:00 pm
Save Knowland Park Rally @ Oakland Zoo entrance
Apr 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
SATURDAY, April 19, 10 am-1pm: SAVE THIS DATE for our big Friends of Knowland Park Earth Day Rally at the Oakland Zoo entrance! SPECIAL GUESTS: COUNTRY JOE MCDONALD and the duo of Hali Hammer and Randy Berge! If you can only come out to help with one thing, this is it! Our goal is to turn out even more people than our last successful rally, so please come and bring your friends! SHOWING UP MATTERS. Homemade signs are great—we will have a bunch, but bring your own if you can … Continued
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Stop Staples: US Mail is Not for Sale! National Day of Action. 5:00 pm
Stop Staples: US Mail is Not for Sale! National Day of Action. @ San Francisco & San Leandro and all over the United States.
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stop Staples: US Mail is Not for Sale!  National Day of Action. @ San Francisco & San Leandro and all over the United States.
National website. Local actions: SAN FRANCISCO Time: 10:00 AM Address: 1700 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109 SAN LEANDRO Time: 1:00 PM Address: 15555 East 14th Street #200, San Leandro, CA 94578 Berkeley Post Office Defenders and Save the Berkeley Post Office will be supporting these actions.  Staples attacks good jobs and public post offices. Staples and the U.S. Postal Service have cut a deal that jeopardizes your mail service and your local post office. In fact, post offices across the country are at risk – along with thousands … Continued
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