7:00 am Ongoing: Berkeley Staples Table/Occupation and Boycott. @ Staples, Downtown Berkeley
Ongoing: Berkeley Staples Table/Occupation and Boycott. @ Staples, Downtown Berkeley
Jul 21 @ 7:00 am – Jul 22 @ 6:45 am
Peeps are continually staffing a table outside of Staples, 24-7, ongoing for more than a month now now. They are protesting the privatization of the Post Office and Staples role in it, outsourcing living wage Postal Service personnel for subsistence wage Staples employees. Tents have gone up along the Durant sidewalk with ‘Stop Staples’ signs! Come by and say hello, hang out, bring ’em a bit to eat and drink, and give them your support!56114
1:00 am Occupy Forum: The People’s Climate Curriculum @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART
Occupy Forum: The People’s Climate Curriculum @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART
Jul 22 @ 1:00 am – 4:00 am
Information, discussion & community! Monday Night Forum!! Occupy Forum is an opportunity for open and respectful dialogue on all sides of these critically important issues! The People’s Climate Curriculum with Laurie Baumgarten & Anne Donjacour Are you interested in helping people understand why climate change is occurring and what can be done about it? If so, come to our workshop and learn how the People’s Climate Curriculum is the tool you have been waiting for. It is easy to use and helps each of us become learners and teachers of … Continued
1:30 am Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office steps.
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office steps.
Jul 22 @ 1:30 am – 2:30 am
The Postal Service has put the Berkeley Post Office up for sale!! The Postal Service has started to outsource Post Office services to Staples, replacing union jobs with low-paying, low benefit work. And we’re fighting against both! Come help us plan our next steps. We’ve began the “Don’t Shop at Staples” campaign with some awesome… what else? … postcards to send to Staples management! Here’s the front of the postcard. The campaign has been adopted by Postal Unions, the San Francisco Labor Council and has been endorsed by the AFL-CIO, … Continued