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10:00 am Interfaith Prayers for Healing @ Bahai Center
Interfaith Prayers for Healing @ Bahai Center
Mar 8 @ 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 Marxists Behaving Badly @ Niebyl Proctor Library
Marxists Behaving Badly @ Niebyl Proctor Library
Mar 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Why don’t Marxists study the Soviet experience in order to learn what these pioneers of the communist movement did, and what we can learn from them? For Marx, as for all materialists, practice was – is — primary. Theory must be tested through practice. To base theory on the basis of a false understanding of reality is as fatal to knowledge as it would be to base theory, as idealists do, on ideas alone, without regard to material reality. The Stalin era was the heroic era of the worldwide communist movement. Indeed, the 20th … Continued
1:00 pm International Working Women’s Day @ Fruitvale Village
International Working Women’s Day @ Fruitvale Village
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
RALLY, MARCH, and CELEBRATION for International Working Women’s Day 2020! Join grassroots women’s organizations and allies from throughout the Bay Area for a Rally, March & Celebration on Sunday, March 8th to commemorate the 112th International Working Women’s Day anniversary in honor of the first women strikers in 1908. Join us as we Uphold the Legacy and Power of Women’s Resistance Here & Abroad! Together, we will be lifting up the internationalist struggles and stories of women, trans, and GNC communities around the world. Let us take the streets and … Continued
4:00 pm Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza | Oakland | California | United States
The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 4 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 4:00 PM we meet in the basement of the Omni Collective, 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland. (Note: we tend … Continued
5:00 pm The March 3rd Election, Both Locally and Nationally: What does it mean, and where are we headed? @ Niebyl Proctor Library
The March 3rd Election, Both Locally and Nationally: What does it mean, and where are we headed? @ Niebyl Proctor Library
Mar 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Green Sunday The M arch Green Sunday will be a wide-ranging discussion of the March primary results — both locally, as well as the ‘Super Tuesday’ showings here in California and across the country.  We will be looking at these outcomes to tell us first about the state of national politics and how the Green Party might respond.  There are clearly a wide range of possibilities depending on who the Presidential nominees might be, and ‘Super Tuesday’ should give us a strong indication of where this situation may be heading.  … Continued
7:00 pm Party for 32 years of Slingshot newspaper publishing @ Longhaul
Party for 32 years of Slingshot newspaper publishing @ Longhaul
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Slingshot turns 32 years old – 1988 – 2020 Meet authors from the last 32 years, learn how you can get involved in Slingshot for the next 32 years. Display of back issues. Vegan chocolate cake, zany free raffle for door prizes, get copies of issue #131 of the paper, maybe snacks, maybe music67800