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text Education not Incarceration Next Steps by Jonah
Come to the next planning meeting: Monday, February 9th, 7-9PM, Neibel Proctor Library, 6501 Telegraph (just north of Alcatraz, near the Ashby BART) to get involved!...
Posted: Sun Feb 1, 2004 10:23PM
text Mobilization: Wednesday, 4PM, State Building: Stop the Closure of Oakland Schools by Jonah
MOBILIZATION TO STOP THE CLOSURE OF THE "OAKLAND 5" ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS!! Wednesday, 4PM, California State Building 1515 Clay Street, Near the 12th Street BART More Information or an E-mail Copy of the Flyer: Contact Mike Seigel 510.289.3318 michaeljwsiegel@aol.com...
Posted: Sun Feb 1, 2004 10:20PM
text Berkeley Rallies to Halt the Execution of Kevin Cooper by repost
More than 150 people filled a Berkeley church Saturday to rally in support of condemned death row inmate Kevin Cooper -- and to hear from Cooper himself....
Posted: Sun Feb 1, 2004 9:34AM
text War Criminal Albright coming to Berkeley! by Aaron S
Madeleine Albright, as Clinton's Secretary of State, helped maintain the embargo that -- by her own admission -- had killed half a million Iraqi children by 1996. When asked in a television she said that that embargo was "worth the price" of those deaths! This creep will be speaking at Cody's in Berkeley at 12:30 PM on February 11....
Posted: Sat Jan 31, 2004 5:36AM
text RELEASE: Community to Gather for Education not Incarceration, Saturday, January 31st by Jonah
Community Forum to Respond to Gov. Schwarzenegger's Proposed Budget and the Impacts on Oakland’s School Closures; Incarceration of Youth; Prison Spending WHAT: Community Forum hosted by Education Not Incarceration Coalition WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 31, 2004 – 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. WHERE: Laney College, Student Center, Irma P. Walker Conference Room, 4th floor 900 Fallon St ., Oakland. WHO: Students, parents, teachers and concer...
Posted: Fri Jan 30, 2004 4:15PM
text Grocery Workers March On Safeway CEO Steve Burd's Bay Area Home by repost
ALAMO, Calif. - Hundreds of religous and labor leaders and supermarket workers brought the rising despair and tension of Southern California's 3 1/2-month-old grocery strike to the exclusive neighborhood of Safeway Inc. Chairman Steve Burd Wednesday, hoping to broker a truce with the CEO....
Posted: Wed Jan 28, 2004 5:54PM
text Discussion on Gender and Domestic Violence in Korea--- Friday 1/30 by hak-seng
Friday, January 30, 2004, 4:15 p.m.: Institute of East Asian Studies, 2223 Fulton Street, 6th Floor Conference Room. Two sociologists discuss the impact of a high-profile domestic violence case in South Korea last year, and how the anonymous and decentralized aspect of internet-based media allowed for frank and open conversations on a topic not always discussed in mainstream Korean society. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC...
Posted: Wed Jan 28, 2004 5:27PM
text Feb 5 - Rally to support organizing hotel workers by JankyHellface (repost)
Support workers fighting the Hilton bully for their first contract....
Posted: Wed Jan 28, 2004 4:05PM
text Eviction Defense Center Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary by Lynda Carson
The Eviction Defense Center Celebrates The Ten Year Anniversary Of Providing Legal Representation For Low-Income Renters In The East Bay....
Posted: Wed Jan 28, 2004 4:03PM
text Bay Area Organizing Meeting to Prepare for the BIO 2004 Annual International Convention by Paulina Novo (reposted)
Food First and other concerned groups and individuals (like you) will be at an organizing meeting to prepare to mobilize around to the BIO Conference. The meeting will take place on Feb 3, from 3-5 PM at the Humanist Hall in Oakland....
Posted: Wed Jan 28, 2004 7:29AM
text 2/10: Primaries, AIDS, debt, and trade by John I
You are invited to a strategy meeting on inserting Global AIDS, debt and trade into the CA Primary debate. If you can't come, but want to raise the issue with candidates in CA in February, here is a sample list of questions....
Posted: Mon Jan 26, 2004 9:28PM
text Intersex and Activism Workshop at UCB by queer.berkeley.edu
UC Berkeley V-Day 2004 hosts Intersex Movement, Friday, January 30, 5 - 7 pm!!!!!!!!!!!!...
Posted: Mon Jan 26, 2004 3:55PM
text Education not Incarceration Forum to Respond Attacks on Our Youth by Jonah
Forum to Respond to the State Budget, Local Attacks on Our Schools and Incarceration of Our Youth: Saturday, Jan. 31st, 11-1PM Laney College Student Center, 901 Falon Street, Near Lake Merrit BART More info and flyers at www.may8.org...
Posted: Mon Jan 26, 2004 11:44AM
text Action Plan to Stop Closure of 5 Oakland Schools by Jonah
This Action Plan comes from a powerful planning meeting of over 40 community members from the five schools targeted for closure and from Oakland in general. The Coalition Against School Closures has agreed to take the following steps in order to pressure the State of California and its appointed Administrator, Randy Ward, to take into account the wishes of the Oakland community for its schools. We need the support and action of a vast spectrum of the Oakland community in order for ...
Posted: Mon Jan 26, 2004 11:40AM
text Berkeley Kills Nonprofit Center Move, blames Medical Marijuana Clinic by repost
Just two days after approving a use permit, city planners booted a nonprofit from its office space in one of Berkeley’s most drug-blighted neighborhoods, revoking their permit amid allegations the group’s chief planned to bring a cannabis club to the site....
Posted: Sun Jan 25, 2004 3:18PM
text 1/31 Oakland March to Support Grocery Workers by CLCAC
Don't Shop At Safeway March To Support Grocery Workers Saturday, January 31 at 2 PM Gather at Mosswood Park, MacArthur & Broadway, Oakland...
Posted: Sat Jan 24, 2004 4:49PM
text UCB ACLU Sponsored Same-Sex Marriage Debate January 28th by queer.berkeley.edu
BERKELEY ACLU HOSTING DEBATE OVER WHETHER TO LEGALIZE SAME-SEX MARRIAGES...
Posted: Fri Jan 23, 2004 4:09PM
text Save The Date : February 1 Activist Parents Organizing Meeting by repost
A small group of East Bay parents has been meeting with the idea of setting up a Family Activist Resource Center--a drop-in center where parents and caregivers can come with their children and do their political work while their children are cared for in ways that honor the unique and creative individuals they are and, where possible, engage them in age-appropriate political activism and education....
Posted: Thu Jan 22, 2004 8:39PM
text Education not Incarceration Forum Saturday, January 31st by Jonah
Education not Incarceration Coalition (www.may8.org) Community Forum : How Does Schwarzenegger's Proposed Budget Relate to Attacks on Our Schools and Incarceration of Our Youth? Come Learn and Organize a Response! Saturday, January 31st, 11AM-1PM; Laney College, Student Center...
Posted: Thu Jan 22, 2004 8:33PM
text Feb 6 - Defend the Oakland 25 by JH (ILWU repost)
ALL OUT ON FEBRUARY 6 TO DEFEND THE OAKLAND 25 ANTIWAR PROTESTERS!...
Posted: Thu Jan 22, 2004 1:13PM