10:30 am Sunday Morning at the Marxist Library @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Sunday Morning at the Marxist Library @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
May 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
U.S. Sanctions: The Weaponization of the Global Financial System While wars have historically been fought with soldiers and guns, the sole superpower has realized its monopoly ability to wage financial war through sanctions and embargoes against its perceived enemies around the world, such as Iran, North Korea, China, Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua, Russia, Syria, Gaza. How and why does the United States alone exercise this extraterritorial power to such devastating effect? Dr. Sharat G. Lin is a research fellow at the San José Peace and Justice Center. He writes and lectures on global political economy, labor … Continued
11:00 am North Oakland Distribution Drive for Local Encampments @ Omni Commons
North Oakland Distribution Drive for Local Encampments @ Omni Commons
May 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
North Oakland Neighbors! We are doing our distribution again and we would love your support for these dates: Sunday 5.17 (Donations) 11am-1pm Wednesday 5.20 (Donations) 3pm-5pm Sunday 5.24 (Donations) 11am-1pm Wednesday 5.27 (Donations) 3pm-5pm Sunday 5.31 (Distribution) 10am-5pm Wednesdays & Sundays (5/17, 20, 24, 27): We are asking OUR HOUSED neighbors to contribute hygiene supplies, canned food, bottled water, rain gear, tarps, garbage bags, $$ et al to be redistributed on Sunday May 31st to encampments in North Oakland dealing with the COVID 19. We will sanitize and package your … Continued
4:00 pm Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
May 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
NOTE: During the Plague Year of 2020 GA will be held every week or two on Zoom. To find out the exact time a date get on the Occupy Oakland email list my sending an email to: email@example.com 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 … Continued