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calendarEast Bay Transit Equity Day rally and canvass by Susan Schacher
MacArthur BART Station, 40th nr Telegraph, Oakland...
Event Date: Tue Feb 4, 2020 5:00PM
Posted: Mon Feb 3, 2020 4:55PM
calendarThe Terrible State of Oakland
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by The United Front Against Displacement
In front of the Main Entrence of the Oakland Museum of California. 1000 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94607...
Event Date: Fri Feb 7, 2020 5:00PM
Posted: Fri Jan 31, 2020 6:33PM
imageRe-instate KPFA WorkWeek Radio Now!
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by WorkWeek
KPFA General Manager Quincy McCoy has unilaterally removed the only regular labor show on KPFA Pacifica that broadcasts in Northern California. A campaign is now taking place to get the show back on KPFA and Pacifica. WorkWeek https://soundcloud.com/workweek-radio...
Posted: Fri Jan 31, 2020 10:12AM
imagePhotos from Oakland Women's March
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by R.R.
January 18, 2020...
Posted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 2:15AM
imageFocus on Oakland Women's March
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by R.R.
January 18, 2020....
Posted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 1:24AM
imageUC Cops Clear People's Park Eastside Encampment
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by Darin
The deal was last year that after the clearance and arrests of the Park's occupation that the regular homeless individuals could camp there again without intensified reprisals. It was a verbal agreement between activists and longtime homeless. On the night of January 17, UC police violated that agreement....
Posted: Wed Jan 22, 2020 3:49PM
imageWar Commentary Issue #1
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by War Commentary
An anarchist news-sheet dedicated to chronicling the emerging conflict between the forces of greed and the forces of liberation...
Posted: Tue Jan 21, 2020 9:57PM
imageClimate Strike: SF Bay Area Youth Strike in Oakland
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Young people show the way to avoid the apocalypse...
Posted: Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:58PM
imageOakland Rally and March for MLK Day
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Children and disabled lead Oakland march to reclaim King's radical legacy...
Posted: Mon Jan 20, 2020 9:23PM
imageMoms 4 Housing to Buy #MomsHouse!!
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by Moms4Housing
Oakland, Calif. — Moms 4 Housing announced this morning a deal with Wedgewood Inc to buy #MomsHouse through the Oakland Community Land Trust. Founding members of Moms 4 Housing Dominique Walker, Misty Cross and Tolani King will be at the 6th Annual Rally & March to Reclaim MLK's Radical Legacy, hosted by the Anti Police-Terror Project, at noon today....
Posted: Mon Jan 20, 2020 10:35AM
imagePhotos from East Oakland Guerilla Housing Action
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by Zack Haber
On Jan 18 and 19 about 75 people showed up to help build small homes for unhoused Oakland residents on E12th Street and 14th and 16th Avenues. They're in the process of building about 10 homes and hope to finish tomorrow. Most homes are 8X12 feet and will house one person. The City of Oakland's Tuff Shed program shelters 2 people in 10X12 foot sheds....
Posted: Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:52PM
imageAdvocates and Unhoused Residents Seek Community Help to Build Small Homes on MLK Weekend
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by Zack Haber, Oakland Post
The Village, a group that fights for unhoused resident rights, is asking for community support on January 18 and 19, 2020, to help with their event Guerrilla Housing: Reclaiming Dr. King’s Legacy of Radical Action....
Posted: Sat Jan 18, 2020 1:40PM
imageReclaiming His Legacy
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by Cat Brooks
“Dr. King was a freedom fighter and he taught me how to fight. We gonna fight all day and night until we get it right!”...
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:54PM
videoThe Fight for Mom's House (video/mp4 393.1MB) by Brandon Jourdan and Marianne Maeckelbergh
Documentary on Moms 4 Housing...
Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:54PM
calendarAPTP to Lead 6th Annual March/Rally to Reclaim MLK (plus weekend events)
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by Anti Police-Terror Project
Oscar Grant Plaza 14th Street and Broadway Oakland...
Event Date: Mon Jan 20, 2020 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:35PM
textUpdate: Violation of Oakland’s Fire Watch at Effie’s House by Lynda Carson
Asides from the fact that the Fire Watch has been violated during a whole two week period, according to a source in the Oakland Fire Department, someone from the East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation’s corporate office located downtown Oakland has been submitting documents to the Fire Department claiming that there have been security guards posted at Effie’s House for the past two week holiday period!...
Posted: Mon Jan 6, 2020 11:39PM
calendarConcord: Solidarity with Unions by -X-
Concord City Council Chambers 1950 Parkside Drive...
Event Date: Tue Jan 7, 2020 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Jan 1, 2020 9:33PM
imageCommunity Allies Ready to Stand in Defense of Moms' House
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by Dave Id
The Moms 4 Housing were in court on December 30, attempting to establish a human right to housing that supersedes a company's "right" to flip houses for profit at the community's expense. At the same time outside of the moms' house in West Oakland, organizers and allies strategized and practiced home defense tactics in preparation for a potential eviction by sheriff's deputies. Eviction will not be allowed to happen without civil disobedience arrests....
Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2019 12:03PM
imageOakland’s Mosswood Park Unhoused Residents Fenced In
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by Zack Haber, Oakland Post
On Tuesday Dec. 4, workers for Security Contract Services installed a fence surrounding a community of unhoused residents who live in tents at Mosswood Park in Oakland, directly across from Kaiser Permanente’s medical center....
Posted: Sun Dec 29, 2019 5:37PM
textEBALDC is in violation of Oakland’s Fire Marshal imposed Fire Watch at Effie’s House by Lynda Carson
Due to a lack of transparency and the failure of EBALDC management at Effie’s House to provide information or documentation to the tenants as to why they are in presently in violation of the Fire Watch that was ordered by the Oakland Fire Marshal, it is clear that the tenants have been placed at risk, and it is advisable that EBALDC needs to resolve this problem immediately!...
Posted: Sat Dec 28, 2019 6:34PM