OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT The UN has confirmed they will be visiting our encampment at old city hall in Berkeley on Sunday, January 21st, at 12:30. Leilani Farha, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right To Housing, will be coming to speak with us on several issues. Court, housing, shelter from the elements, systemic abuses of the poor will all be covered. If you are in Oakland, they will be touring there on the 20th. I suggested a visit to the village, and they said yes. Spread the word. –Mike Zint
Grassroots Advocacy “Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek” –President Barack Obama Our next meeting is at 1:30pm on Sunday, 6/11/17, at The Episcopal Church of St. John the Evangelist, 1661 15th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103. This event is for *both* First Timers and Previous Attendees. Please join us! Note: please read the Indivisible Guide before attending. https://www.indivisibleguide.com/ Goal: working time to plan weekly actions and calls. Agenda: 1) Large group meets to touch base 2)… Continue reading →
Occupy Oakland General Assembly Posted by GNUWorldOrder WHEN: November 20, 2016 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Repeats WHERE: Oscar Grant Plaza Oakland City Hall 1 Frank H Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, CA 94612 USA COST: Free CONTACT: Occupy Oakland List Email MEETING The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 3 PM at Oscar Grant Plazaamphitheater 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… Continue reading →
Defend Aunti Frances Volunteer Meeting Posted by LaborSolidarityCommittee WHEN: January 22, 2018 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm WHERE: Niebyl Proctor Library 6501 Telegraph Ave Oakland, CA 94609 USA CONTACT: Email Event website MEETING FRIENDS, NEIGHBORS & ALLIES of AUNTI FRANCES: Continue volunteering with or newly plug-in to the Defend Aunti Frances eviction defense campaign! We’ll provide updates on the campaign, and breakout into committees to keep up our efforts. You can help by continuing in/taking on an ongoing role and participating this evening’s one-time activities—both are a huge help for the campaign. Please come, invite people, bring food! We’ll also… Continue reading →
Divestment SFERS Retirement Fund from Fossil Fuels Wednesday January 24th 1 PM – 4 PM 1145 Market St, 6th Floor, San Francisco, CA COME ONE, COME ALL, to the December 13th Retirement Board meeting, where they will FINALLY vote on full divestment of community-sickening, climate-destroying, pension-cratering fossil fuels!
The Housing Crisis: What We Must Do Now Posted by LaborSolidarityCommittee WHEN: January 24, 2018 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm WHERE: North Berkeley Senior Center 1901 Hearst Ave Berkeley, CA 94709 USA CONTACT: 510-842-6224 Email EVENT The Berkeley-East Bay Gray Panthers present The Housing Crisis: What We Must Do Now. Speakers are Michael Kane, executive director of the National Alliance of HUD Tenants and Willie Phillips of the Berkeley NAACP Economic Development Committee, and Friends of Adeline Corridor. The Gray Panther Monthly Meeting. All Welcome, Wheelchair Accessible. Affordable housing is under threat! Michael Kane of the National Alliance of HUD Tenants will speak on issues and organizing strategies in… Continue reading →
San Francisco Peace Vigil@ One Post Street, on the steps facing Market Street, below Feinstein’s office, directly above the Montgomery BART/Muni station)
Jan 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
San Francisco Peace Vigil Join CODEPINK, World Can’t Wait, Occupy SF and others for our weekly (most Wednesdays) Peace Vigil. This week we will rise for Yemeni people. WHEN: Wednesday, April 12th @ 5:30-6:30pm WHERE: find us with a huge PEACE banner at One Post Street in San Francisco (on the steps facing Market Street, below Feinstein’s office, directly above the Montgomery BART/Muni station) Contact us here
March to Save Mission Street Thursday, January 25 at 12 PM – 3 PM Mission Street @ 20th, SF Mission Street is becoming a playground for the wealthy and is in danger of becoming another Valencia St. Join us in solidarity and march to City Hall and say NO to high-end restaurants, NO to luxury development, and NO to the red lanes! Protect our working-class family corridor and keep Mission St for La Misión! LET’S MARCH WITH OUR SF BERNIECRATS BANNER! Text (978)631-9593 when you get there.