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12:30 pm Foreclosure Defense Group Meeting @ by the statues
Foreclosure Defense Group Meeting @ by the statues
Nov 17 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Our weekly open meeting for members and supporters to discuss the weeks tasks and projects. Come get plugged into ongoing housing defense work! We have abundant and varied work for all folks in any number of meaningful projects. Rain location: SF Pizza, 1500 Broadway, Oakland 46745
12:30 pm Occupy Oakland Foreclosure Defense Group Meeting @ 19th & Telegraph, in the park by the statues
Occupy Oakland Foreclosure Defense Group Meeting @ 19th & Telegraph, in the park by the statues
Nov 17 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Our weekly open meeting for members and supporters to discuss the week’s tasks and projects. Come get plugged into ongoing housing defense work! We have abundant and varied work for all folks in any number of meaningful projects. Rain location: SF Pizza, 1500 Broadway, Oakland50026
10:00 pm Federal Lawsuit Hearing for Temporary Injunction to Prevent Albany Bulb Residents’ Eviction @ San Francisco Courthouse 6, 17th floor
Federal Lawsuit Hearing for Temporary Injunction to Prevent Albany Bulb Residents’ Eviction @ San Francisco Courthouse 6, 17th floor
Nov 18 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Security is tight at the federal courthouses–people will need to bring ID and be ready to go through a metal detector. No one should be carrying weapons or contraband. From the SF Chronicle: Homeless people in Albany sued the East Bay city Wednesday to try to halt their impending eviction from a waterfront landfill known as the Bulb, where some of them have lived for years… “After years of allowing and even encouraging the homeless to seek shelter on the Bulb, the city’s sudden decision to reverse course and evict … Continued
2:00 am Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office
Nov 19 @ 2:00 am – 3:30 am
Berkeley Post Office Defenders General Assembly @ Downtown Berkeley Post Office | Berkeley | California | United States
The Post Office has put the Berkeley Post Office up for sale!! Six weeks ago we learned that perfidious Post Office Executives, who only the week before had sent a letter to the Berkeley City Council offering to negotiate until at least November 12th, had had CBRE (Richard Blum’s company) list the downtown Berkeley Post Office for sale. Last week the Planning Commission passed on to the Berkeley City a proposed Zoning Ordinance that would make the Post Office property less desirable to potential purchasers of the capitalist variety. We … Continued
2:00 am Occupy Forum Film Showing & Q&A: American Autumn: An OccuDoc. @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART
Occupy Forum Film Showing & Q&A: American Autumn: An OccuDoc. @ Global Exchange, 2nd floor, near 16th St. BART
Nov 19 @ 2:00 am – 5:00 am
Occupy Forum continues… Information, discussion & community! Monday Night Forum!! Occupy Forum is an opportunity for open and respectful dialogue on all sides of these critically important issues! Another World Is Possible!!! OccupyForum presents the film… “American Autumn: An Occudoc” and Q & A with David Hartsough What would a world look like that had a culture and an economic system that places human need above corporate greed, and how do we bring that world into being? Who cares what it is called. Call it Socialism, Call it Real Democracy … Continued
3:00 am Albany Bulb Anti-Eviction Rally, March and Organizing Meeting. @ Albany City Hall
Albany Bulb Anti-Eviction Rally, March and Organizing Meeting. @ Albany City Hall
Nov 19 @ 3:00 am – 5:00 am
We’ll meet at Albany City Hall for a rally and then a march. After the march we will all meet to strategize and plan. This is our chance to take the organizing to the next level. (Also, see the court hearing listing for earlier on this date)53961
3:00 am An Evening of Justice and Truth. Familes Taking Action. Oakland Welcomes the Emmett Till Family. @ Allen Temple Baptist Church, Rm D 216
An Evening of Justice and Truth. Familes Taking Action. Oakland Welcomes the Emmett Till Family. @ Allen Temple Baptist Church, Rm D 216
Nov 19 @ 3:00 am – 5:00 am
Moderator: Dr. Crystallee Crain Speakers: Emmett Till Family Representatives. Airicka Gordon-Taylor Ollie Gordon Wanda Johnson (mother of Oscar Grant) A member of the Blueford family. Walter Riley (civil rights attorney) George Calvis (community organizer) Clarence Thomas (labor organizer) Steve Pitts(from the UC Berkeley Labor Center) Co-sponsored by: Prophetic Justice Ministries, ISO, Black Workers Center, Alan Blueford Center 4 Justice, UC Berkeley Black Student Union, Bay Area Black Student Alliance. Organized by: Till Family Organizing Committee. 53884
3:00 am Want to Help Get a New Sheriff and/or District Attorney? @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
Want to Help Get a New Sheriff and/or District Attorney? @ Niebyl-Proctor Library
Nov 19 @ 3:00 am – 4:30 am
Want to Help Get a New Sheriff and/or District Attorney? @ Niebyl-Proctor Library | Oakland | California | United States
We held our Town Hall meeting to discuss the need to get rid of the Alameda County Sheriff and District Attorney on Tuesday, November 5th. Now it’s time to talk about the nuts and bolts of such a campaign. Bring your organizing hat, your ideas, and your friends! Let’s replace Ahern and O’Malley with real progressives, dedicated to the welfare of all Alameda County residents. 53869
8:30 pm No Keystone Pipeline Protest at Cal @ Sather Gate, Sproul Plaza
No Keystone Pipeline Protest at Cal @ Sather Gate, Sproul Plaza
Nov 19 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Join us in telling President Obama that he needs to reject the Keystone XL Pipeline!We will be rallying by Sather Gate at 12:30pm on Tuesday, November 19 in solidarity with communities across the country. Listen to speakers discuss the perils of the pipeline and pledge to take ACTION to stop this pipeline. This would be game over for climate change, and we have no Planet B. Let’s show Obama how much Cal Students care about indigenous communities, safe water supplies, and climate change. Cosponsored by Cal Dems, EVP Nolan Pack, … Continued
9:30 pm Stand up for the TRUTH about Haiti! @ Yerba Buena Gardens
Stand up for the TRUTH about Haiti! @ Yerba Buena Gardens
Nov 19 @ 9:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Prime Minister Lamothe & Sean Penn do NOT Speak for the Haitian Majority Protest the Lies about Haiti in SF On Tuesday, November 19 in San Francisco, Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe and actor Sean Penn (named “Ambassador at Large for Haiti”by Michel Martelly), will spread the false message of the fraudulent Martelly government. Join Haiti Action Committee to protest against these lies, as well the corruption and repression of the Martelly/Lamothe government. The people of Haiti are still in the midst of an occupation instigated by the United States … Continued
1:00 am Discuss the Vision of Oakland Becoming a Restorative Justice City. @ Allen Temple Baptist Church, Family Life Center, Mary Morris Conf. Rm.
Discuss the Vision of Oakland Becoming a Restorative Justice City. @ Allen Temple Baptist Church, Family Life Center, Mary Morris Conf. Rm.
Nov 20 @ 1:00 am – 4:00 am
Purpose: To brainstorm how to implement the principles and practices of Restorative Justice throughout the City of Oakland that will facilitate Oakland becoming a restorative city. To develop a plan of action designed to empower citizens, eradicate violence, and build community and relationships by introducing, utilizing, implementing, and maintaining ongoing restorative justice circle processes in neighborhoods, schools, families, churches, synagogues, government, justice system, hospitals, unions, and workplaces citywide until it becomes a way of life. To have restorative conversations become the cornerstone for addressing conflict and harms, promoting understanding and … Continued
1:00 am Rally/March/Press Conference in Support of “DJ”, beaten by SFPD for no Reason. @ Valencia Gardens
Rally/March/Press Conference in Support of “DJ”, beaten by SFPD for no Reason. @ Valencia Gardens
Nov 20 @ 1:00 am – 2:30 am
There will be gathering at the Valencia Gardens entrance for a march to the 17th Valencia police station for a press conference demanding the release of both individuals, demanding all charges dropped & demanding the undercover Narcotics officer that beat DJ & 3 other individuals be fired. Please join us! Read the story here.54010
1:30 am Stop the Domain Awareness Center Rally! @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
Stop the Domain Awareness Center Rally! @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater
Nov 20 @ 1:30 am – 2:30 am
Stop the Domain Awareness Center Rally! @ Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater | Oakland | California | United States
    RALLY AT OAKLAND CITY HALL (OSCAR GRANT PLAZA) THIS TUESDAY AT 5:30PM, TO STOP THE CITY COUNCIL FROM CREATING A MASSIVE SURVEILLANCE CENTER FOR OPD AND DHS!!! The Department of Homeland Security and Oakland Police are building a massive surveillance center to videotape, track, and log the movements of all Oakland residents and visitors! The Domain Awareness Center (DAC) as its called, is an unprecedented attack on our civil liberties, giving the police department unlimited access to our whereabouts. This includes a computer system that aggregates information from … Continued
2:30 am Oakland City Council: Oppose DAC Authorization and upport Richmond Eminent Domain Statement.
Oakland City Council: Oppose DAC Authorization and upport Richmond Eminent Domain Statement.
Nov 20 @ 2:30 am – 7:00 am
The Oakland City Council will be considering two controversial actions: Giving the City Administrator authorization to select a new Domain Awareness Center contractor in light of SAIC’s ineligibility to be that contractor because of its nuclear weapons testing involvement; and issuing a statement in support of Richmond’s efforts to help homeowners with underwater mortgages using principal reduction with the threat of eminent domain. The former needs to be defeated. A large coalition is organizing (see the rally at 5:30).  The latter needs to be supported. Strike Debt Bay Area, ACCE … Continued
10:00 pm One Month Later and Still No Justice: March For Andy Lopez @ Santa Rosa City Hall
One Month Later and Still No Justice: March For Andy Lopez @ Santa Rosa City Hall
Nov 22 @ 10:00 pm – Nov 23 @ 12:00 am
It had been one month since the horrific murder of Andy Lopez. One month and we as a community have been completely alienated by those whom are supposed to serve and protect us. Demands for a transparent investigation have fallen on deaf ears, as no new information has been released by the SRPD. Our District Attorney has done nothing to address this murder in an attempt to let the flame for justice die down. Join us as we march from City Hall to the District Attorney’s office. This march is … Continued
1:00 am Protest Against SFPD for the Beating of DJ Williams
Protest Against SFPD for the Beating of DJ Williams
Nov 23 @ 1:00 am – 2:30 am
Announcement on Instagram. John Burris to sue SFPD.54066
7:00 pm Copwatch Training @ Phat Beets Produce
Copwatch Training @ Phat Beets Produce
Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Can cops just do whatever they want? Not if you’re WATCHING! Come to the COPWATCH TRAINING and… PRACTICE –Protecting your neighbors by watching and documenting what police do –Preventing abuse to yourself by using your legal rights. –Recognizing and responding to police manipulation techniques FREE!! 54057
7:00 pm End the Fed @ Federal Reserve Building
End the Fed @ Federal Reserve Building
Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm – Nov 24 @ 2:00 am
More info and video.54058
10:00 pm Debtors’ Assembly! You Are Not Alone. You Are Not A Loan! @ Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists Fellowship Hall
Debtors’ Assembly! You Are Not Alone. You Are Not A Loan! @ Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists Fellowship Hall
Nov 23 @ 10:00 pm – Nov 24 @ 12:30 am
Debtors' Assembly! You Are Not Alone. You Are Not A Loan! @ Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists Fellowship Hall | Berkeley | California | United States
Debt keeps us isolated, ashamed, and afraid – of becoming homeless, of going hungry, of being crippled or killed by treatable illness, or of being trapped in poverty-level jobs. Those facing foreclosure, medical debt, student debt, or credit card debt feel alone, hounded by debt collectors, and forced into unrewarding work to keep up with payments. Join us for Strike Debt Bay Area’s (website and Facebook) third Debtors’ Assembly, where we will come together to understand debt in this modern society of ours and how to fight it collectively. This … Continued
2:00 am Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting: Saturday, 11/23, 6pm @ Sudo Room @ Sudoroom
Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting: Saturday, 11/23, 6pm @ Sudo Room @ Sudoroom
Nov 24 @ 2:00 am – 3:30 am
Oakland Privacy Working Group Meeting: Saturday, 11/23, 6pm @ Sudo Room Join us for a meeting of the Oakland Privacy Working Group: When: Saturday November 23, 2013 6pm Where: Sudo Room 2141 Broadway Oakland Directions Organize to stop the Oakland Domain Awareness Center!54056
2:00 am Organize Against the Domain Awareness Center (DAC) @ Sudo Room (entrance on 22nd St, buzzer)
Organize Against the Domain Awareness Center (DAC) @ Sudo Room (entrance on 22nd St, buzzer)
Nov 24 @ 2:00 am – 3:30 am
Organize Against the Domain Awareness Center (DAC) @ Sudo Room (entrance on 22nd St, buzzer) | Oakland | California | United States
The City Council meeting may have been a joke (as we expected), but seventy people showed up in the drizzling rain to rally at 5:30 last Tuesday against DAC and then many stayed it out to speak truth to power at midnight! There is more to do! Come help us plan our next steps. 54032