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Occupy San Francisco Bulletin Board:
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TASERS are NOT out of the picture – they will not be on the police commission agenda for Wednesday, (See Agenda) but will be agendized at a later date. The SF Police Commission is holding a special meeting on the USE of FORCE, Draft Policy. Come learn what this document says and raise your concerns.
San Francisco Police Commission
Special Meeting On
“USE of FORCE”
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Grattan Elementary School
165 Grattan St.
Postcard Campaign: San Franciscans for Police Accountability has initiated a postcard campaign regarding NO TASERS for SFPD addressed to the Police Commission.
To help gather signatures and for info contact Jackie at: email@example.com or call: 415.722.6588
Police Commission – June 15, 2016 – Agenda
- Presentation of Department General Order 5.01, Use of Force, Draft Policy – Versions 1 and 2. (DISCUSSION)
Please Note: Discussion regarding Conductive Energy Devices will be agendized at a later date
– Public Comment on Item No. 1
- 2. Adjournment (ACTION ITEM)
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Chelsea Manning San Francisco Pride
Sunday, June 26, 2016
March for heroic WikiLeaks whistle-blower Chelsea Manning and show your support for Chelsea, whistle-blowers, and government transparency. TBA meet up time, near Howard & Beale Streets, San Francisco- check back for updates in June! Save the date!
Info / RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1737869586499944/
Monitors are needed for the Chelsea Manning Contingent
Training this year is done on-line! You don’t have to go anywhere. There’s short video to watch and survey to fill out and you become a monitor. It takes 10 mins. Super easy!
Needed are 5 Contingent Monitors and 1 Wheel Monitor
Contact Nancy M. if interested: firstname.lastname@example.org
Info for Training
Step 1: Share and Watch the 10-minute video at the link below:
This video contains pertinent information for ALL contingent members, so please let everyone in your group know that it is available.
Step 2: Have your monitors complete the survey at the link below:
This survey gets the name and contingent information from your monitors, and asks them a few questions to verify that they in fact watched the video.
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Sunday, June 12
J 12, Sunday, 10:30am – 3:00pm, Help Collect Postcards for Campaign for Medicare for All
Haight Street Fair
Between Ashbury & Clayton on Haight St. @ Green Party booth B19S
Help needed to build the campaign for Medicare for All this Sunday, June 12 at the Haight St Fair. We will be working from the Green Party booth. It is booth B19S between Ashbury & Clayton.
Contact Don if you can help: 415 – 810-5826
J 12, Sunday, 1:00pm, Turmoil in Brazil
New Valencia Hall
747 Polk St.
12:15pm – Brunch served for $8.00
Featured report on Brazil at the Freedom Socialist Party monthly meeting
Info: 415 – 864-1278
J 12, Sunday, 2:00pm – 4:00pm, The Moratorium is Ending, Now What?
Geoffrey’s Inner Circle
410 – 14th Street
URGENT – HELP KEEP GAINS OF OAKLAND EMERGENCY HOUSING MORATORIUM
The Post Salon Community Assembly (with other local organizations) won a housing state of emergency that has lasted for the past two months. This ordinance has stopped hundreds and perhaps thousands of Oakland renters from having their rent raised above 1.7 percent (per year) and has prevented evictions without cause. The ordinance ends on July 5
Post Salon Community Assembly wants the city to take steps that will permanently protect the 60% of Oakland renters who typically earn less than $40,000 a year.
Monday, June 13
J 13, Monday, 12Noon – 1:00pm, Living Graveyard & Vigil Oakland Federal Building, Stop Drone Attacks
Oakland Federal Building
1301 Clay St.
Covered with sheets to represent the dead of wars, people lie down on the city sidewalk in front of the Federal Building, This is legal, non-violent witness.
Sponsors: Ecumenical Peace Institute and Others
Tuesday, June 14
J 14, Tuesday, 4:00pm – 7:00pm, Public Safety Committee
Oakland City Hall
1 Frank Ogawa Plz.
Item #3 – Create Independent Police Commission (Kalb/Gallo)
This proposal was inspired by and based on the Coallition for Police Accountability’s proposal. Come and support its passage!
Sponsor: Coalition on Police Accountability
Wednesday, June 15
J 15, Wednesday, 9:30am – 12:30am, Air District Vote on Refinery Pollution
Air District Headquarters
375 Beale St.
Crucial Air District hearing! Right now there are no limits on Bay Area refinery emissions.
Directors will give direction to their staff on what they want included in the new Rule 12-16, which covers toxic and GHG refinery emissions.
Needed a huge turnout to encourage the Board to support our Community-Worker Proposal, which calls for enforceable, numeric caps on emissions at each refinery.
A delay is not an option. The caps need to be in place before an expected spike in tar sands comes to Bay Area refineries and before January 2017
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J 15, Wednesday, 5:30pm – 6:30pm, PEACE VIGIL
Montgomery and Market Sts.
(on the steps facing Market St., below Feinstein’s office)
Directly above the Montgomery BART/Muni Station
Join Codepink, World Can’t Wait, OccupySF Action Council and Others at the huge PEACE banner
Theme: “Opposing Endless War in an Election Year”
Feel free to bring your own signage, photos, fliers. Additional signs and flyers provided.
Stand (or sit) with us.