10:30 am Ben Carson in SF: Hands Off Our Housing!
Ben Carson in SF: Hands Off Our Housing!
Sep 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
UD Director Ben Carson is coming to SF tomorrow. We will be there to demand more funding for affordable housing and to END the criminalization of homelessness! Join us! Text/call Sam Lew, Policy Director, for more info: 415-272-802267114
6:30 pm Author Talk: “Shut It Down: Stories from a Fierce, Loving Resistance,” @ The Eric Quezada Center for Culture and Politics
Author Talk: “Shut It Down: Stories from a Fierce, Loving Resistance,” @ The Eric Quezada Center for Culture and Politics
Sep 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Author Lisa Fithian on New Book: “Shut It Down Stories from a Fierce, Loving Resistance” Doors open at 6:30pm. Event begins at 7pm. Our dear friend and long time direct action organizer Lisa Fithian has released a new book, called “Shut It Down Stories from a Fierce, Loving Resistance,” and we’re excited to host her in the Bay Area. Details on the book: For decades, Lisa Fithian’s work as an advocate for civil disobedience and nonviolent direct action has put her on the frontlines of change. Described by Mother Jones … Continued
6:30 pm DSA: Green New Deal Campaign Meeting @ Sports Basement
DSA: Green New Deal Campaign Meeting @ Sports Basement
Sep 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Care about climate change? Want a Green New Deal? Join us! Learn more about how to participate in the September 20 Climate Strike and week of action! 67051
7:00 pm Socialist Night School: The Last General Strike @ East Bay Community Space
Socialist Night School: The Last General Strike @ East Bay Community Space
Sep 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A general strike is a strike action that includes a large part of the total labor force in a city, region, or country. General strikes are characterized by the participation of workers in a multitude of workplaces, and tend to involve entire communities. The idea of the general strike is powerful precisely because a massive and persistent withdrawal of labor can bring a capitalist city or even an entire economy to a halt. The last general strike in the United States occurred here in the East Bay in 1946. One … Continued