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Sat Jan 18 2020 (Updated 01/22/20)
Martin Luther King's Radical Legacy Marches Onward
Reclaim MLK 2020: The Struggle Continues Against Racism, Poverty, and War
The Anti Police-Terror Project again joined with multiple organizations to lift up the radical legacy of Martin Luther King all weekend long, culminating in the 6th Annual Rally and March on Monday, January 20. For six years running, the APTP Reclaim MLK event has been the only MLK March in the city of Oakland. Hundreds of Oaklanders look to the weekend as one of the largest social justice events of the year, bringing together people across race, class and political ideology with a commitment to build a just and equitable Oakland of which Dr. King would be proud.

The Oakland MLK march demands were: Housing as a Human Right, Close the Camps, No School Closures, End Police Repression, Climate Justice, No More War.

Martin Luther King Jr events around the Bay Area included:

Oaklandcalendar APTP's full list of weekend events | Reclaiming His Legacy
Monday, 1/20: photo Oakland Rally and March for MLK Day | calendar 6th Annual Rally & March: Reclaim MLK's Radical Legacy (12pm) | calendar Poetry, Prayers, Protest Against Bay Area Gentrification (10am) | calendar Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Service Day Event (10am)
Sunday, 1/19: photo Photos from East Oakland Guerilla Housing Action | calendar Emergency Guerilla Housing To Be Built for Unsheltered Oaklanders (10am)
Saturday, 1/18: photo Advocates and Unhoused Residents Seek Community Help to Build Small Homes on MLK Weekend | calendar Emergency Guerilla Housing To Be Built for Unsheltered Oaklanders (10am) | calendar DeGentriFUKation/Stolen Land Press Tour of BlackArthur (12pm) |
Friday, 1/17: photo Climate Strike: SF Bay Area Youth Strike in Oakland | calendar Climate Strike: SF Bay Area Youth Strike in Oakland | calendar Youth Climate Strike & Resiliency Village (10am)

San Francisco
Monday, 1/20: photo Martin Luther King San Francisco Labor Council Breakfast Protested | calendar Martin Luther King Jr. Annual March/Parade (9:30am) | calendar Free Entry at Museum of the African Diaspora (11am) | calendar Black & Brown Comix Arts Festival in San Francisco, Day 3 (12pm) | calendar Interfaith Commemoration & Celebration Festival (12pm)
Sunday, 1/19: calendar The Poor People's Campaign in the Bay Area (9:30am) | calendar Black & Brown Comix Arts Festival in San Francisco, Day 2 (12pm)
Saturday, 1/18: calendar Black & Brown Comix Arts Festival in San Francisco, Day 1 (12pm) | calendar MLK meets a mule able to plough 40 acres of zombie prevarication (9am)
Friday, 1/17: calendar Forum Honoring MLK Jr. "Money for War, But Can't Feed the Poor?" (7pm)

Santa Cruz
What Would Martin Luther King Jr. Do?

San José
Monday, 1/20: calendar Caltrain NorcalMLK Celebration Train to SF (9am) | calendar STAND 2020: MLK Jr. Day of Art & Solidarity (10am)
Saturday, 1/18: calendar Reclaiming the Real Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (2pm)

Santa Rosa
Sunday, 1/19: calendar Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration (6:30pm)

El Cerrito
Monday, 1/20: calendar MLK Jr. Annual Parade & Rally

Hayward
Monday, 1/20: calendar 34th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Birthday Celebration

Other Events:
Monday, 1/20: MLK Jr. Day of Service around SF Bay Area

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