11:00 am Eviction Protest @ Near Grand Lake Theater
Eviction Protest @ Near Grand Lake Theater
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Five tenants at Raj Properties apartments in Oakland are facing eviction. Among them is a dear friend and elder Momii,� a longtime Japantown activist and a current activist on housing and poor people’s issues.� Momii and family (who have lived at the property for 26 years) and 4 other tenants are facing imminent eviction from their home in Oakland. Protest aimed at the abusive landlord who is trying to evict 5 tenants in the midst of a pandemic69381
2:00 pm Electronic Monitoring: Resisting the Advance of E-Carceration @ Online
Electronic Monitoring: Resisting the Advance of E-Carceration @ Online
Oct 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Online Event Location: https://mediajustice.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEudu6qqzkjHdEdqweCW6hOKJ3PqM4c0HTC Electronic monitoring is expanding rapidly. ICE is putting more people on monitors; authorities in Cook, Los Angeles and Marion (IN) and many other counties have escalated the use of ankle shackles as a supposed form of decarceration. The devices themselves are evolving-moving to phone apps which allow law enforcement to capture massive amounts of data well beyond simple location tracking. Moreover, state pretrial reform measures in states like Illinois, California and New York are having to confront the influence of EM among legislators and law enforcement. We … Continued
7:00 pm Public Bank of the East Bay @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Public Bank of the East Bay @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Oct 5 @ 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
7:30 pm Anarchist Study Group – Longhaul @ Longhaul
Anarchist Study Group – Longhaul @ Longhaul
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Reading for 10/5 Next week we’ll kick off October by beginning what will hopefully end up being a complete reading over the coming months of a true classic: Raoul Vaneigem’s The Revolution of Everyday Life. One of the high water marks of Situationism, a profound influence on “second-wave”/type 3 anarchisms, and an under-acknowledged example of egoist thought, this is a reading I’m very stoked to discuss with all of you. Each and every page of this text gives us ample material to unpack, so for this first reading let’s go from … Continued