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9:00 am Beating Back White Supremacy at the Ballot Box and Beyond @ Oakstop
Beating Back White Supremacy at the Ballot Box and Beyond @ Oakstop
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Join Catalyst for a day-long workshop on understanding race and the 2020 elections – what’s at stake and what we can do about it. * Are you struggling to figure out how to engage in the 2020 elections? * Are you wanting to understand the importance of the 2020 election, rooted in longer-term racial justice movements? * Are you looking to connect with local organizations and other people doing electoral work with a long-term vision? * Do you want to feel inspired to go out and beat white supremacy at … Continued
10:00 am Interfaith Prayers for Healing @ Bahai Center
Interfaith Prayers for Healing @ Bahai Center
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Monthly interfaith prayer meeting, held on second Sundays, dedicated to healing. The Bahá’í community of Oakland is organizing this gathering for the community to connect, share prayers, writings and poems from all spiritual traditions, reflect and recharge and build coalitions interested in healing. Come share prayers, quotes, poems, and favorite passages from your scriptures with us. Refreshments will be served. Doors open: 10:00 AM Prayers: 10:30-11:30 AM Refreshments and socializing: 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM67610
10:30 am Sunday Morning at the Marxist Library: Talk and Discussion Series @ Niebyl Proctor Library
Sunday Morning at the Marxist Library: Talk and Discussion Series @ Niebyl Proctor Library
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sun, Jan 19, 2020: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm Group Reading: Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence. In honor of Dr. King’s birthday, we will discuss what many believe is the greatest speech by America’s greatest spiritual leader, a speech that cost him his life. It is not widely recognized that Dr. King was an open socialist who stated that: “There must be a better distribution of wealth, and maybe America must move toward a democratic socialism.” Reading the speech will take about an hour, leaving time for open discussion. … Continued
1:00 pm DSA General Meeting @ Omni Commons
DSA General Meeting @ Omni Commons
Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
East Bay DSA’s bimonthly voting general meetings (GMs) include deliberation and voting on member-submitted resolutions, member announcements, reports from our committees, and more. With our new regular schedule, member-submitted resolutions will be accepted on a rolling basis. Please email them to resolutions@eastbaydsa.org. The submissions deadline for each meeting is three weeks before the meeting. Want to make sure our meeting runs smoothly? Sign up to volunteer with the meetings committee. This is a great, low-commitment role for new and experienced members alike. Please use the same form if you have child supervision … Continued
3:00 pm Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Feb 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 3 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway near the steps of City Hall.  If for some reason the amphitheater is being used otherwise and/or OGP itself is inaccessible, we will meet at Kaiser Park, right next to the statues, on 19th St. between San Pablo and Telegraph.  If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 3:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland.  (Note: we meet at 3:00 PM … Continued
4:00 pm Movie Showing: The Power To Heal (Healthcare for All) @ St. Peter's Church
Movie Showing: The Power To Heal (Healthcare for All) @ St. Peter's Church
Feb 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
St Peter Christian Methodist Episcopal Church and Health Care for All – Contra Costa County will show The Power to Heal Medicare And The Civil rights Revolution, a 56-minutes long public television documentary that tells a poignant chapter in the historic struggle to secure equal and adequate access to healthcare for all.67612
5:00 pm Green Sunday: Let’s Make the Alameda County Sheriff Accountable to the People @ Niebyl Proctor Library
Green Sunday: Let’s Make the Alameda County Sheriff Accountable to the People @ Niebyl Proctor Library
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
This talk will deal with the campaign launched by the Ella Baker Center, and also involving a variety of organizations, to audit the sheriff’s budget and hold him (in this case Sheriff Ahern) accountable for using taxpayer dollars for long-term public safety solutions that can improve the health and well-being of all people. Demanding transparency with this budget can uncover potential savings to be reinvested directly into our communities. Jose Bernal is the Organizing Manager at the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights. Jose comes from a family of first … Continued
7:30 pm Indvisible Berkeley @ Finnish Hall
Indvisible Berkeley @ Finnish Hall
Feb 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Doors open at 7. We start promptly at 7:30. Questions? Email info@indivisibleberkeley.org. ADA Accessibility: The Finnish Hall has stairs leading up to the entrance so is not ADA accessible. Indivisible Berkeley brings the Trump Resistance to 4000+ of our closest neighbors in Berkeley and surrounding communities. Our mission is to resist the Trump agenda by engaging our elected officials at all levels of government and promote progressive and democratic values. Read our entire mission statement here. Participation in Indivisible Berkeley activities constitutes agreement with our terms of participation.67527