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“Know Your Rights” and “Digital Security for Activists” training with Civil Liberties Defense Center 3:00 pm
“Know Your Rights” and “Digital Security for Activists” training with Civil Liberties Defense Center @ The Warehouse
Sep 8 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Diablo Rising Tide is excited to host friends from the Civil Liberties Defense Center for a two-part training – specifically geared towards people doing climate justice organizing. The training will be held at The Warehouse (955 7th St) in West Oakland Oakland, beginning at 3pm. The space is ADA accessible, and just a 10-minute walk from West Oakland BART station. There is limited street parking. If you require translation or other assistance – please let us know in advance! Part 1: Know Your Rights – 3:00 – 5:00 Tips for … Continued
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Soil Not Oil Conference
Soil Not Oil Conference @ Grey Area Theater
Sep 9 all-day
Soil Not Oil Conference @ Grey Area Theater
Attend the fifth annual Soil Not Oil International Conference to learn about practical steps to achieve environmental justice and steward a path towards a thriving planet. The conference will cover topics such as carbon sequestration, regenerative agriculture, soil ecology, and biodiversity.  Students, educators, activists, farmers, scientists, investors, policy makers, healthcare providers, urban planners, and environmental changemakers are invited to participate. Keynote speakers: Bobby Kennedy Jr., president of Waterkeeper Alliance Jonathan Latham, executive director of the Bioscience Research Project Elizabeth Kaiser, owner of Singing Frogs Farm Anne Bilke, biologist and science communicator R … Continued
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Soil Not Oil Conference
Soil Not Oil Conference @ Grey Area Theater
Sep 10 all-day
Soil Not Oil Conference @ Grey Area Theater
Attend the fifth annual Soil Not Oil International Conference to learn about practical steps to achieve environmental justice and steward a path towards a thriving planet. The conference will cover topics such as carbon sequestration, regenerative agriculture, soil ecology, and biodiversity.  Students, educators, activists, farmers, scientists, investors, policy makers, healthcare providers, urban planners, and environmental changemakers are invited to participate. Keynote speakers: Bobby Kennedy Jr., president of Waterkeeper Alliance Jonathan Latham, executive director of the Bioscience Research Project Elizabeth Kaiser, owner of Singing Frogs Farm Anne Bilke, biologist and science communicator R … Continued
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Antidotes to White Fragility Workshop 10:00 am
Antidotes to White Fragility Workshop @ Sierra Club
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
What skills, tools and approaches are useful in encouraging white people to sustain balanced engagement with anti-racism/racial justice education and work? How can we cultivate resilience (as opposed to white fragility) in ourselves, our communities, and our movements? White Fragility is defined by Robin DiAngelo as “A state in which even a minimum amount of racial stress becomes intolerable, triggering a range of defensive moves. These moves include the outward display of emotions such as anger, fear, and guilt, and behaviors such as argumentation, silence, and leaving the stress-inducing situation … Continued
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Elders Taking Action on Climate 9:00 am
Elders Taking Action on Climate @ South Berkeley Senior Center
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Elders Taking Action on Climate @ South Berkeley Senior Center
Join the Elders Climate Action for an informative, experiential program focused on steps we all can take to confront the climate crisis. Topics for the day include: The social and economic impacts of the fossil fuel industry and climate change in our communities. Working intergenerationally with local youth activists who will join us to share their strategies and dialogue about how we can support them Promising new technology solutions, as well as ones already available to us Elders Promote the Vote, a project targeting non-voting (!) environmentalists Ways to lower our own … Continued
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Filmstorming with Liberated Lens 3:00 pm
Filmstorming with Liberated Lens @ Omni Commons
Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Get together with other filmmakers, writers, and actors in the area to co-create amateur scripts and films together. All skill-levels are welcome. No equipment or experience required. Bring light snacks and drinks. ***Please bring ideas, but this is NOT a pitch night or a recruiting social for you existing project. The point is to find out what we can create together.67138
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