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|Anarchist Olympics 2: Preparing For the Fall...|
|Date||Sunday October 17|
|Time||11:30 AM - 6:00 PM|
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MacArthur & Broadway (near MacArthur BART)
UA in the Bay presents: THE ANARCHIST OLYMPICS II: PREPARING FOR THE FALL!
Featuring mock competitions, trainings, demonstrations and skill-shares that help our communities* develop tactical knowledge for street protests, demonstrations and actions. On the eve of the Mehserle sentencing and the fall of capitalism, we believe sharing this knowledge and gathering socially will better prepare our communities for success and safety. ...
Track 1 - Physical Activity: mock competitions, games, and physical trainings.
- Black Bloc Fashion Show
- Ditch Your Shit!
- The Gauntlet
- T-Shirt to a Mask Competition
- Stump the Pump
- Sling Shot Shooting Gallery
Track 2 - Skill Share: skill shares and demonstrations.
- Scouting and Look Outs
- Anatomy of a Lock
- Surviving Radical Demonstrations
- Blockades and Barricades
- Building Occupations
- Emotional Trauma Aftercare
Prop Swap: participants at this year's AO are invited for a night time
mission. First, anyone coming is encouraged to bring street propaganda
along the theme "Demystifying Anarchism" or for your other (A) related
projects. After the AO, those remaining will split into teams and hit
up districts/ cities with your propaganda depending on each's interest
and comfort level.
East Bay Food Not Bombs serves around 2pm.
Pinata smash begins at 6pm!
* This is an anarchist event. You don't have to be an anarchist to
come. Youre invited so long as you're fighting for a better world,
respect others, and respect the anti-authoritarian sentiment of the
event. Persons of all ages, body types, orientations, races, and
ability levels are encouraged to come. The event will include an
unattended child space; parents and kids are welcome. Animals OK!