calendar Help mail Slingshot issue #122 (plus free Halloween movie: Rocky Horror Picture show) 480_image-32_1.jpg by Slingshot collective
Long Haul Infoshop - 3124 Shattuck Ave - Berkeley - 510 540 0751 - two blocks from Ashby BART / corner of Woolsey and Shattuck across from La Pena...
Event Date: Sun Oct 30, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:55PM
text Skyrocketing rents reveal need for strong rent control protections by Lynda Carson
As recent as Monday October 24, 2016, it was reported by the Palo Alto Weekly that the owner of the Stanford Garden Apartments and his son were arrested for harassing the tenants at the rent controlled building at 1735 Woodland Avenue, in East Palo Alto, in an effort to frighten them out of their housing so they could raise the rents!...
Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:44PM
image Davey D Panel Interview on Art and Activism — Black Panther Party Anniversary Special 480_blackpanther_daveyd_pannel-discussion.jpg by KPFA
Special Programming on the 50th Anniversary of the Founding of the Black Panther Party, October 16, 2016...
Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:16PM
calendar Screening of: A Really Inconvenient Truth by Cynthia Johnson
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley
Event Date: Thu Nov 10, 2016 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2016 8:33PM
calendar Occupy Oakland Community Feed by Occupy Oakland
Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater 14th & Broadway, Oakland, CA...
Event Date: Sun Oct 30, 2016 3:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2016 11:50AM
text We Have a Right to Exist by First They Came for the Homeless & JP Massar
URGENT!! PLEASE call Berkeley city mgr 510.981.7000,
Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2016 8:19AM
calendar Community organizing meeting: Defend Anti-Fascist Teacher Yvette Felarca! by community
North Branch - Berkeley Public Library 1170 The Alameda, Berkeley, CA...
Event Date: Wed Oct 26, 2016 5:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2016 7:05AM
image People's Block Party Supplants Oakland Police Copaganda Effort, Saves Home 480_peoplesblockparty-oakland_20161018_001_1.jpg by Dave Id
Word got out that the Oakland police department had intentions to do neighborhood outreach in West Oakland on October 18. Knowing that OPD holds public relations events such as these to whitewash their earned reputation as racist, violent, and corrupt, the Anti Police-Terror Project set out to prevent OPD from exploiting local residents for a propagandistic photo op. As a bonus, a man's home was saved from being confiscated by the police....
Posted: Sat Oct 22, 2016 10:37PM
calendar Empathy: The Bridge for Our Country’s Social Divide 480_empathy_graphic_hires.jpg by Linda Currie
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley
Event Date: Thu Nov 3, 2016 6:30PM
Posted: Sat Oct 22, 2016 9:49PM
text If You're Afraid of Trees, Don't Live In a Forest by Isis Feral
October 20, 2016 is the 25th anniversary of the Oakland Hills Fire. As we commemorate the lives and homes lost, a fight rages over the future of forests in the East Bay hills. (Originally published in Slingshot Issue #122, Fall 2016,
Posted: Thu Oct 20, 2016 9:03PM
text Termination of Street Spirit newspaper threatens the homeless by Lynda Carson
It was announced that after 22 years of sponsorship that the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) will cease funding the operations of Street Spirit as of December 31, 2016!...
Posted: Thu Oct 20, 2016 5:58PM
calendar Jill Stein for President: Final Bay Area Campaign Rally by Jill Stein for President
Berkeley City Club 2315 Durant Ave Berkeley, CA...
Event Date: Sat Oct 22, 2016 6:00PM
Posted: Thu Oct 20, 2016 1:54PM
text 10/19/16 Yvette Felarca Defense at Berkeley School Board by First Generation American
The 10/19/16 Berkeley School Board meeting is at Yvette Felarca speaks at 55 minutes in tears. Felarca is a member of the Executive Board of the Berkeley Federation of Teachers. It is now 4 weeks since she was suspended. The attack on students by the Berkeley School District is described by Yvette. All immigrant students are being pulled out of class and being questioned about their country of origin in "progressive" Berkeley by the Democrats r...
Posted: Thu Oct 20, 2016 5:26AM
text Oakland City Council Cmte to Consider Censure of Council President Thursday, 10:45 AM by Godot
Censure of President of the Council Lynette Gibson-McElhaney. Is she now is serious trouble in her re-election campaign, with the election in just less than three weeks?...
Posted: Wed Oct 19, 2016 10:16PM
calendar Nuclear Disarmament and the Bay Area by Tri-Valley CAREs
Albany Library - Community Room 1247 Marin Avenue Albany, CA 94804...
Event Date: Sun Nov 6, 2016 1:30PM
Posted: Wed Oct 19, 2016 3:13PM
image KPFA Solidarity With Amy Goodman & Journalists At Standing Rock Sioux Tribe In N. Dakota 480_north_dakota_dog-attack__1__1.jpg by Labor Video Project
KPFA Staff, Board member Janet Kobren and community supporters rallied for Amy Goodman and journalists in Standing Rock Sioux Nation in North Dakota...
Posted: Wed Oct 19, 2016 2:30PM
calendar Open Discussion of the 2016 Elections by Communist Party USA
Niebyl-Proctor Marxist Library for Social Research 6501 Telegraph Ave., Oakland (bet. Alcatraz and 66th) Website: Wheelchair Accessible...
Event Date: Sat Nov 12, 2016 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Oct 19, 2016 9:47AM
calendar Unity in the Community Interfaith Walk for Justice and Peace by Lighthouse Mosque, Jewish Voice for Peace
Start: Kehilla Synagogue 1300 Grand Avenue Piedmont/Oakland. End: Lighthouse Mosque 620 42nd Street, Oakland....
Event Date: Sun Oct 30, 2016 2:00PM
Posted: Wed Oct 19, 2016 6:00AM
calendar Book Launch: Cecile Pineda's “Three Tides: Writing at the Edge of Being” 480_pinedaqa1_1.jpg by Cynthia Johnson
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley
Event Date: Sat Nov 19, 2016 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Oct 18, 2016 10:16PM
text Renter protections on the ballot in November to look for by Lynda Carson
As recent as Thursday October 13, tenant activists around the Bay Area joined together outside the Hayward regional office of the California Apartment Association (CAA) to protest against the lies and deceit of the CAA being used to fight against renter protection ballot measures in the cities of Richmond, Alameda, San Mateo, Burlingame, and Mountain View. The activists also filed a complaint with the California Fair Political Practices Commission against the CAA!...
Posted: Tue Oct 18, 2016 6:01PM