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10:30 am Sunday Morning at the Marxist Library @ Niebyl Proctor Library
Sunday Morning at the Marxist Library @ Niebyl Proctor Library
May 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sun, May 12 Turkey at the cross roads of imperialism Turkey is struggling to find a new and better position in the world while fascism erodes the economy, human rights, freedom of press and all opposition.  New “elections” on March 31 is only a sham as mounting evidence of corruption piles.  Turkey has lost on Syria, a quagmire it planned on winning big with the bog guys.  As Turkey oscillates between European Union, the USA and Russia, it finds itself more and more irrelevant.  Contrary to the big plans of becoming a leader in … Continued
2:00 pm Potluck before Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining
Potluck before Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining
May 26 @ 2:00 pm
Potluck before Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza or basement of Omni basement if raining | Oakland | California | United States
Feed The People! The last Sunday of every month attendees of the OO GA get together a little earlier than usual, at 2 PM (3 PM during DST) to share some food with each other and the community.  There should be a table, utensils/plates, meat and veggie entrees and whatnot, courtesy of the Kitchen Committee (such at he is), so just bring yourself, or something to share as well if you’d like. The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 3 PM at the Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at … Continued
3:00 pm TANC General Assembly @ Omni Commons
TANC General Assembly @ Omni Commons
May 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
TANC General Assembly! Our general assemblies are open and free for anyone to join. We’ll be discussing ongoing projects: tenant organizing, houseless organizing, public housing organizing and more. Rent is too high, and we’ve got to organize and fight against marketized housing. Come through and let’s get organized against the housing market! – – – – – – – – – – – – We are a group of Bay Area tenants who are fed up with rising rents, evictions, and harassment at the hands of landlords. We are fed … Continued
4:00 pm Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
Occupy Oakland General Assembly @ Oscar Grant Plaza
May 26 @ 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
6:30 pm Free Dinner and a Movie Discussion Night – Oakland Greens @ It's Your Move Games
Free Dinner and a Movie Discussion Night – Oakland Greens @ It's Your Move Games
May 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Free Dinner and a Movie Discussion Night - Oakland Greens @ It's Your Move Games
The Oakland Greens 2019 FREE Dinner and a Movie discussion series. As usual, the doors at the It’s Your Move Games and Hobbies store will open at 6:30 p.m., a free dinner will be provided at 7 p.m., and the movie will start promptly at 7:30 p.m. 65437
6:00 pm Earth Strike Bay Area Meeting @ Longhaul
Earth Strike Bay Area Meeting @ Longhaul
May 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Twitter: @EarthStrikeSFBA Facebook: @EarthStrikeBA We, the people of the world, are striking to save our planet. Leading climate scientists have warned that we only have until 2030 to prevent global temperature increases from exceeding 1.5ºC. At that time, many effects of Climate Change will be irreversible, and the consequences will be dire. If the global average temperature increases reach 2°C, the results will be catastrophic; famine, droughts, floods, wildfires, the spread of infectious diseases and mass extinction– all on an unprecedented global scale. It would mean the collapse of the … Continued
6:30 pm Bay Area Landless Peoples Alliance @ Omni Commons
Bay Area Landless Peoples Alliance @ Omni Commons
May 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Meeting of homeless activists and homed supporters from around the Bay Area. Resist!66465
4:00 pm Homeless Rights – Life Enrichment Cmte, Oakland City Council @ Oakland City Hall
Homeless Rights – Life Enrichment Cmte, Oakland City Council @ Oakland City Hall
May 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hey folks! time to roll deep to the Life Enrichment Committee (LEC) at Oakland City Hall. on the agenda is a crucial report and recommendation that if passed and implemented as policy will upgrade the quality of life in every encampment across Oakland while we wait for permanent deeply affordable housing to be built, and will protect informal settlements with tiny homes like the village from being sabatouged and destroyed. for the past 5 months, Councilwoman Nikki Fortunato Bas has been leading the charge to ensure the city of Oakland will not … Continued
7:00 pm East Bay DSA Social – Berkeley @ Moxie Beer Garden
East Bay DSA Social – Berkeley @ Moxie Beer Garden
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come hang out with East Bay DSA members and talk about socialism, current events, historic events, the future, music, your cat, someone else’s cat, etc. We’ll tell you about upcoming East Bay DSA events and how you can get involved!  66499
9:30 am Chevron: Stop Plan for Oil Drilling in the Arctic! @ Chevron Park Auditorium
Chevron: Stop Plan for Oil Drilling in the Arctic! @ Chevron Park Auditorium
May 29 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Chevron: Stop Plan for Oil Drilling in the Arctic! @ Chevron Park Auditorium
Join the SF Bay Chapter of the Sierra Club — and many others — outside the annual Chevron shareholders meeting. We’ll tell Chevron not to move forward with a plan they’re considering to begin drilling for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. There are no words. Just come. Please bring signs, water, and good energy. We will meet at the plaza across the street near Peet’s Coffee. There is no parking in front of Chevron Park, but there is parking at the plaza where we will convene. Carpool: If you … Continued
2:00 pm Support the Coalition for Police Accountability’s Effort to Intervene in Oakland’s Negotiated Settlement Agreement @ Federal Courthouse, Dept 2, 17th Floor
Support the Coalition for Police Accountability’s Effort to Intervene in Oakland’s Negotiated Settlement Agreement @ Federal Courthouse, Dept 2, 17th Floor
May 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Coalition for Police Accountability filed a motion to be Intervenors in the 16 year-long Negotiated Settlement Agreement (NSA). Our motion was opposed by the City, by Plaintiffs’ Attorneys and, of course, the OPOA.   Here’s an excerpt of the City of Oakland’s response to our motion: “Today is a much different day than when the NSA began.   For one thing, the City is in compliance with all but four tasks.   Dkt. No. 1238.   The City is faithful to the idea that with strong  medicine like the new policies the Department has … Continued
7:00 pm Forum: Eyewitness Venezuela with Gloria La Riva
Forum: Eyewitness Venezuela with Gloria La Riva
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Forum: Eyewitness Venezuela with Gloria La Riva
With guest speakers: David Paul, Embassy Protection Collective Carolina Morales, Venezuelan activistOn the heels of a month-long trip through Venezuela in the midst of growing U.S. aggression, anti-war activist Gloria La Riva will speak on the current situation in Venezuela, with a progressive perspective on the crucial issues facing the Venezuelan people: the U.S. economic sanctions, the U.S. media blockade, and the people’s organizing efforts to overcome the aggression. La Riva will show exclusive first-hand video footage from her trip and answer the questions: • What is the Bolivarian revolution … Continued
10:00 am Earthstrike @ Downtown Berkeley Starbucks
Earthstrike @ Downtown Berkeley Starbucks
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Meeting tomorrow 10am @ Downtown Berkeley Starbucks til whenever just to hang out, do art, talk about general plans.— Earth Strike California (@EarthStrikeSFBA) May 30, 2019 66631
11:30 am Rally for Berkeley’s Homeless Community @ MLK Civic Center Park
Rally for Berkeley’s Homeless Community @ MLK Civic Center Park
May 30 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Rally for Berkeley's Homeless Community @ MLK Civic Center Park
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6:30 pm People’s Park Movie Night – Sorry to Bother You @ People's Park
People’s Park Movie Night – Sorry to Bother You @ People's Park
May 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
In a continued effort for community building, they're showing @BootsRiley's film, Sorry to Bother You, tonight at People's Park. pic.twitter.com/gZxXszABzx— Alastair Boone (@alastairboone) May 30, 2019 66638
6:30 pm Screening of ‘The One Percent’ @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
Screening of ‘The One Percent’ @ Bobby Bowens Progressive Center
May 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
It’s almost time for May’s monthly potluck and free movie at the Bobby Bowens Progressive Center! This month we will be screening The One Percent (1h 16m) Schedule: 6:30pm Potluck / 7pm Screening Join us on May 30 for the documentary The One Percent, created by Jamie Johnson, heir to the Johnson & Johnson pharmaceutical fortune. The film examines the system that allows a growing divide between the wealthy and the poor in America. Johnson interviews a number of America’s richest people and asks them about the inherent dangers of … Continued
12:00 pm Free Chelsea Manning Oakland Weekly Friday Vigil
Free Chelsea Manning Oakland Weekly Friday Vigil
May 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
TILL SHE IS FREE OR MARYTRED YEAH IT/S VERY SERIOUS BASTA !!! FREE CHELSEA MANNING WEEKLY VIGIL optional after meeting/party rain cancels.66601
11:00 am Community Foods Market Grand Opening @ Community Foods Market
Community Foods Market Grand Opening @ Community Foods Market
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Community Foods Market Grand Opening @ Community Foods Market
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11:00 am Impeach on the Beach
Impeach on the Beach
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join us at Ocean Beach (near the Cliff House) at 11:00 AM on Saturday June 1st as we help the legendary Brad create a brand new I-M-P-E-A-C-H human banner. It’s CADem weekend and MoveOn presidential forum weekend so every big name D will be in town, including Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris & Kirsten Gilibrand. The helicopter arrives at midday, so get there early and don’t miss out! This is a great opportunity to make ourselves seen and heard, and immediately after the event we plan to head off … Continued
1:00 pm DSA Medicare for All Committee @ Niebyl Proctor Library
DSA Medicare for All Committee @ Niebyl Proctor Library
Jun 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Come join East Bay DSA’s Medicare for All Committee as we discuss updates from the fight for single-payer healthcare and upcoming organizing projects. We’ll circulate some a short reading in advance, so please RSVP. All East Bay DSA members interested in getting involved with the Medicare for All campaign are welcome!  66604
2:00 pm U.S. Imperialism and the Struggle for Venezuela’s Future @ Starry Plough
U.S. Imperialism and the Struggle for Venezuela’s Future @ Starry Plough
Jun 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Suds, Snacks, and Socialism at the Starry Plough Pub U.S. Imperialism  and the Struggle for Venezuela’s Future Roger Harris and Mehmet Bayram, both recently returned from Venezuela, will discuss this key battleground in the U.S. ruling class’s ongoing war to overthrow independent and left-wing governments world wide. The will be joined by the National President of Veterans for Peace, Gerry Condon, who was beaten by police when he was delivering food to the activists defending the Venezuelan Embassy in Washinton, DC. All speakers have recently visited Venezuela. Questions and comments … Continued