10:00 am Utility Service is a Human Right @ Online
Utility Service is a Human Right @ Online
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register here The economic disasters affecting so many people during this pandemic have made even it more clear that we must stop shutoffs of energy and water — basic human needs. Join the Network for Energy, Water, and Health in Affordable Buildings for a webinar on protecting the right to these basic necessities. Leading innovators will share stories on how they are changing the narrative in this country on energy justice and utility service as a human right. Learn from a local organizer who mobilized during the pandemic to stop the … Continued
2:00 pm Understanding the Moment: Where We’ve Been & Where We’re Going w/ Women’s March @ Online
Understanding the Moment: Where We’ve Been & Where We’re Going w/ Women’s March @ Online
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
RSVP: https://www.mobilize.us/womensmarchaction/event/363000/ For the past four years, we’ve been marching, organizing millions of women voters, and mobilizing this women-led movement to defeat Trump. We’re beyond proud of this moment, but what does it mean? What do the exit polls tell us, or not? What if Trump doesn’t concede? Where do we go from here? What else can we do? Join Women’s Marchers on Wednesday evening for an hour-long webinar to celebrate our collective win, reflect on how we got here, understand the moment we’re in, and what is still to come. … Continued
3:00 pm ‘Through the Night’: Film & Discussion on Rise of Multiple Job Workers & 24 HR Daycare @ Online
‘Through the Night’: Film & Discussion on Rise of Multiple Job Workers & 24 HR Daycare @ Online
Nov 18 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
VIRTUAL SCREENING: “Through the Night” A Virtual Watch Party & Panel Discussion of the documentary THROUGH THE NIGHT by Black womxn director, Loira Limbal RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/through-the-night-screening-panel-discussion-tickets-125979376707 In collaboration with our partners at 1199 SEIU Rhode Island and Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence (RICADV), SISTA Fire RI will be hosting a virtual screening of the documentary “Through the Night”. The documentary looks at the impact the modern economy is having on Womxn of Color and our families. We invite you to join us on the evening of November 18th, 2020 at … Continued
5:00 pm Demilitarize Oakland PD Town Hall @ Online
Demilitarize Oakland PD Town Hall @ Online
Nov 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Register Here. Join us for a youth-led conversation on how militarized police impacts our communities and how we can work toward influencing local policy that #DefundsThePolice. With testimony by Oakland youth on police militarization and from Mental Health First, moderated by BAY Peace. With small group discussions led by 67 Sueños, Urban Peace Movement, Young Women’s Freedom Center, The Village, BAY Peace, Council of American Islamic Relations, AFSC, and National Lawyers Guild.68347
6:30 pm Intro to DSA @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Intro to DSA @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Nov 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Democratic Socialist politicians like Bernie Sanders, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and Rashida Tlaib are raising the expectations of millions of people across the United States and bringing them into a political awakening. The membership of DSA, the largest socialist organization in the United States, is rapidly growing by the thousands. Millions of working-class Americans are calling for Medicare for All, a Green New Deal, universal rent control, and more. But what is democratic socialism? What does it mean to be a member of DSA? How do socialists look at the crises of … Continued
6:30 pm Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM' - SEE BELOW
Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM' - SEE BELOW
Nov 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Email email@example.com 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
6:45 pm Let’s Own PG&E Campaign @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Let’s Own PG&E Campaign @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Nov 18 @ 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm
Learn about why a for-profit PG&E will never work for the people or the planet and be a part of winning a Community-owned, Community-controlled PG&E. Join Zoom Meeting https://dsausa.zoom.us/j/93277685636 Meeting ID: 932 7768 5636 Password: PGE68329
7:00 pm APTP General Membership Meeting @ Online
APTP General Membership Meeting @ Online
Nov 18 @ 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. Agenda: James Burch, APTP Policy Director, on Oakland’s Reimagining Public Safety Task Force Opening discussion on planning APTP’s 7th Annual Reclaim MLK Day, which will be two days before the Biden inauguration. Let’s start planning our demands. We won’t let Biden compromise our struggle! Each attendee must separately register. Do not share your registration confirmation with others. APTP General Membership meetings are held the third Wednesday of every month … Continued