1:00 pm DSA East Bay General Meeting @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
DSA East Bay General Meeting @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
May 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
It’s time to elect a new East Bay DSA Steering Committee! Join us for our May General Meeting and Steering Committee Candidate Forum via online conferencing (link TBA). During the first hour, we’ll hear updates from our committees and learn about ways to plug in to DSA. The second half of the meeting will be dedicated to our Steering Committee Candidate Forum. You’ll get to hear candidates talk about their vision for our chapter’s future and answer moderated questions from assembled members. All Steering Committee members are elected for a … Continued
4:00 pm COVID-19: Global Pandemic & Climate Disruption With Mike Davis @ Online
COVID-19: Global Pandemic & Climate Disruption With Mike Davis @ Online
May 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
he COVID-19 pandemic has exposed the nature of the capitalist system for all to see. It has revealed the vulnerability of the poorest people in society. It has shown clearly who is essential to our health and well being, and who is not. As the pandemic impacts societies across the globe, it gives us a glimpse of what massive climate disruption could also bring. The choice in front of us is clear – we have to organize our forces to save ourselves and life on our planet. Join us for … Continued
4:30 pm Strike Debt Bay Area Book Group: How to Be an Anti-Capitalist in the 21st Century (New Book) @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Strike Debt Bay Area Book Group: How to Be an Anti-Capitalist in the 21st Century (New Book) @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
May 16 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
EMAIL STRIKE.DEBT.BAY.AREA@GMAIL.COM FOR CONNECTION INFO. Strike Debt Bay Area proudly hosts a non-technical book group discussion monthly on new and radical economic thinking. Previous readings have included Doughnut Economics, Limits, Banking on the People, and Capital and Its Discontents. We will be reading the first half (Chapters 1-3) of How to Be an Anti-Capitalist in the 21st Century (Amazon, Abe Books, Verso) for the April 18th meeting and the rest of the book for the May 16th meeting. What is wrong with capitalism, and how can we change it? Capitalism … Continued
6:30 pm Indivisible Berkeley General Meeting @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Indivisible Berkeley General Meeting @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
We start promptly at 6:30 – note the new time! “Doors open” at 6 for socializing and tech troubleshooting. If you have never used Zoom before, we recommend you try connecting at 6 so if there is an issue one of our tech gurus can help you out before the meeting begins. We will be using the Zoom video conferencing system for this meeting. You can download the software to your computer, laptop, smartphone or tablet by visiting https://zoom.us/download. For very detailed instructions, visit the IB Zoom Tips & Tricks page. The link to … Continued