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videoCity of Vallejo Releases Video of Police Murder of Willie McCoy (video/mp4 243.1MB) by Dave Id
Responding to pressure from community groups and news outlets to release the tapes, the City of Vallejo today posted a compilation video which includes police body camera footage and other media related to the police killing of Willie McCoy on February 9. While it's obviously packaged as a pro-police propaganda piece, lying about what's in the video, the footage is nonetheless disturbing and view discretion is advised....
Posted: Fri Mar 29, 2019 5:37PM
videoDay Seven of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Pickets at Central Kitchen, Skyline High, and OUSD Board Meeting (video/mp4 3.7MB) by OEA
On Day Seven, what turned out to be the final day of the strike, Oakland teachers and allies shut down an a construction site, schools across the district, and another OUSD board meeting....
Posted: Mon Mar 4, 2019 8:05PM
videoOUSD school board meeting shut down (Attachment On: Day Seven of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Pickets at Central Kitchen, Skyline High, and OUSD Board Meeting) (video/mp4 14.3MB) by OEA
(video :48) Picket lines are strong at La Escuelita, where OUSD admins have been crossing. No business as usual until OUSD provides the resources our studen...
Posted: Mon Mar 4, 2019 8:05PM
videoDay Four of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Rain or Shine, Boots Riley, and March for Better Schools (video/mp4 5.9MB) by OEA
West Oakland Middle School teacher Kamisha describes how the Oakland Unified School District thinks it's fine that 800-1000 students across three campuses have no school nurses. Only through the kindness of a local non-profit do these students receive any medical care....
Posted: Sat Mar 2, 2019 9:15PM
video"If your school don't teach you how to fight for what's needed, they teaching you to go through life and get cheated." (Attachment On: Day Four of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Rain or Shine, Boots Riley, and March for Better Schools) (video/mp4 3.5MB) by OEA
(video :54) "That’s what y'all are doing — teaching the students how to fight. You’re not just teaching them the facts of what happened, you’re teaching them...
Posted: Sat Mar 2, 2019 10:09PM
videoDay Three of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Lincoln Elementary Teacher and Message from OEA (video/mp4 2.6MB) by OEA
Stacy, a second grade teacher at Lincoln Elementary, says students deserve better support, school nurses and lower class sizes....
Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2019 10:50PM
videoMessage from OEA on Day Three: Stop Lying OUSD and Bargain in Good Faith (Attachment On: Day Three of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Lincoln Elementary Teacher and Message from OEA) (video/mp4 5.1MB) by OEA
(video 1:32) The Oakland Unified School District has a history of misinforming our communities and they’re at it again. We’re here to clear things up....
Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2019 10:50PM
videoDay Three of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Keith Brown, Minister Perkins, and Oakland High Teacher (video/mp4 99.1MB) by APTP
At the mid-day rally in Oscar Grant Plaza, Oakland Education Association President Keith Brown reports on bargaining efforts with the Oakland Unified School District, before leading a march to the State Building to support OEA negotiators. "We as educators are winning because we have the power!"...
Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2019 4:48PM
videoInterview with Pastor Perkins from Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church (Attachment On: Day Three of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Keith Brown, Minister Perkins, and Oakland High Teacher) (video/mp4 20.7MB) by APTP
(video 1:30) As the strike continues, Taylor Memorial is supporting the strike by hosting hundreds of children and providing free hot breakfasts and lunches....
Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2019 4:48PM
videoIsabel Toscano, OEA teacher at Oakland High School on strike (Attachment On: Day Three of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Keith Brown, Minister Perkins, and Oakland High Teacher) (video/mp4 2.0MB) by APTP
(video 1:30) "Our students need stability... Many of my colleagues would love to stay in teaching, but the conditions are really not there for them... Mone...
Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2019 4:52PM
videoDay Two of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Picket Lines, Bargaining Update, Messages of Solidarity (video/mp4 1.2MB) by OEA
Teachers and allies picketed in front of schools across Oakland again on Day Two. Magdalene Armstrong and her daughter picket in front of their school, Futures Elementary in East Oakland....
Posted: Sat Feb 23, 2019 7:13PM
videoDay Two bargaining update from OEA president Keith Brown (Attachment On: Day Two of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Picket Lines, Bargaining Update, Messages of Solidarity) (video/mp4 2.3MB) by OEA
(video 2:13) The billionaire privatizers that bought the Oakland School Board want to see 24 of Oaklands 86 public schools closed in the next year and inevit...
Posted: Sat Feb 23, 2019 7:13PM
videoPastor Anthony Taylor, Taylor United Methodist Church. (Attachment On: Day Two of Oakland Teachers' Strike: Morning Picket and Rally at DeFremery Park) (video/mp4 3.1MB) by APTP
(video :45) They have offered housing for 3 Oakland teachers. Are housing a Solidary Center for as long as it takes to win the strike....
Posted: Sat Feb 23, 2019 11:16AM