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10:00 am Inside the Fight for Public Information @ Online
Inside the Fight for Public Information @ Online
Mar 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Inside the Fight for Public Information @ Online
Online Event Location:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/inside-the-fight-for-public-information-tickets-143848549885?aff=odeimcmailchimp&mc_cid=92bf61b020  In 2020, access to public information became even more challenging. Government at all levels cited the pandemic for refusing to respond to records requests. Yet news organizations across the country published essential accountability journalism, breaking through barriers to open government. Hear from journalists from The Advocate, The Brown Institute, plus a First Amendment Coalition attorney, on how they navigated barriers to public records to tell important stories about COVID-19, official misconduct and beyond. 68848
2:00 pm Banking for All @ Online
Banking for All @ Online
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
JOIN US FOR THE AB 1177 ADVOCATES’ BRIEFING. Join us for a briefing call and learn more about this crucial new bill to help close the racial financial access gap. Advocates’ briefing invite and Zoom registration link. Nearly 1 in 4 Californians are unbanked or underbanked – they either do not have a baank account, or despite having a bank account, still largely rely on alternative financial services, such as payday lenders, prepaid debit cards, and pawn shops. The unbanked and underbanked pay more for their financial services, have fewer … Continued
4:00 pm Introduction to the Green New Deal @ Online
Introduction to the Green New Deal @ Online
Mar 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Grandmothers for a Green New Deal, a small group of elder women (members of 1000 Grandmothers for Future Generations), invite you to a 90-minute, interactive zoom workshop to examine the Green New Deal as a blueprint toward a sustainable future. Sign up for one of these workshops by clicking on the registration links below Register for Thursday, March 18, 4-5:30 PM Register for Friday, March 26; 4-5:30 PM Register for Thursday, April 1, 4 – 5:30 PM PLEASE NOTE: Each presentation is limited to 12 participants so everyone has a chance to share their ideas. Please register early! … Continued
5:30 pm Just Transition Town Hall: Decommissioning Refineries in the Bay Area @ Online
Just Transition Town Hall: Decommissioning Refineries in the Bay Area @ Online
Mar 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Register here. Join Communities for a Better Environment, Asian Pacific Environmental Network, and the Richmond Our Power Coalition (ROPC) at the first of  a series of ROPC Just Transition town halls.  At Decommissioning Refineries in the Bay Area, imagine the progressive closure of Bay Area refineries where the host communities and workers are protected economically and socially!  For the City of Richmond, this means imagining a future Beyond Chevron. Richmond is trapped in a toxic relationship with Chevron.   For over a century: Chevron has polluted Richmond’s air, water, land, and politics, Chevron has pitted … Continued