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text Oakland: Larry Reid’s good intentions by skeptical
To hear Larry Reid tell it, his Nuisance Eviction Ordinance sounds like a great way to get rid of the bad guys. And without a doubt, given a perfect police department, perfect city officials, etc., it would work just perfect. Unfortunately, Councilmember Reid overlooks the fact that we live in a less than perfect world where officials routinely abuse their power....
Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2004 2:45PM
text Remembering Rachel Corrie Tonight at BFUU by reader
Dennis Bernstein, Bishara Costandi, Jon Jackson, Brian Avery...
Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2004 12:51PM
text Jerry Brown Ethics Hearing Postponed by friend of el PUEBLO
PUEBLO has asked for a continuance because Jerry's Subpoena was rejected on a technicallity and there is no point in holding the hearing without the man himself....
Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2004 10:37AM
text Oakland Officials Serve Mass Eviction Notice To Priest by Lynda Carson
Oakland Officials Get Down And Dirty At Local Abbey!...
Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2004 3:17AM
image Oakland 25 Rally: An Injury to One, Is An Injury to All 120_march19.jpg by upton sinclair
Stop Police Terror. Defend Civil Liberties, Civil Rights and Union Rights. Demand the Unjust Charges Be Dropped! Defend the Right to Protest! End the War Now!!...
Posted: Mon Mar 15, 2004 9:10PM
text Portables, Mural and Planter-boxes Bulldozed at Burbank Elementary by Jonah
A PRESS CONFERENCE was held on Monday, March 15, at 11:30 a.m., at Burbank Elementary School, 3550 – 64th Avenue, Oakland, at the school entrance, to discuss the latest troubling event in the Oakland school closures story – the dismantling of their school buildings and treasures before the very eyes of the children and school community at Burbank....
Posted: Mon Mar 15, 2004 7:44PM
image Alliance for Sustainable Jobs & Environment releases "Rogues Gallery" 120_asje_prscon__-_groupfist_crop_reduced.jpg by Matt Fitt
Oakland, CA -- The Alliance for Sustainable Jobs and the Environment held a press conference today in front of the local HQ of Coca Cola to announce the release of their Rogues Gallery of corporate criminals....
Posted: Mon Mar 15, 2004 6:55PM
text Fight Weak/Voiceless Progressive Representation by Frank Snapp
Fight Weak Progressive Representation...
Posted: Mon Mar 15, 2004 6:12PM
video impeach now press conference berkeley 3/9/04 (video/x-pn-realvideo 3.9mb) by Dan Mattson
just before a resolution was was presented to Berkeley City council to endorse investgation into impeachment of bush/cheney a press conference was held on steps of city hall. 19min 56k real video. Berkeley city council voted only for censure. see: http://www.votetoimpeach.org...
Posted: Mon Mar 15, 2004 3:42AM
text BOYCOTT THE CLAREMONT! Visibility Blitz Actions: by upton sinclair (repost from HERE)
BOYCOTT THE CLAREMONT! Visibility Blitz Actions: What? Hanging posters and planting lawn signs throughout the community....
Posted: Sun Mar 14, 2004 10:17PM
text 15Mar DASW - Working Group meeting to plan April 7th return to the docks by JankyHellface (repost)
Calling all agitators, artists, anarchists, anti-imperialists, anti-racists, articulators, astrologers, antithesizers and A-listers to help plan and promote the April 7th RETURN TO THE DOCKS action....
Posted: Sun Mar 14, 2004 8:56PM
text Mar 16-Defend Oakland Renters At Oakland City Hall! by Repost VI
Join The Struggle To Defend Oakland Renters From The Nuisance Eviction Ordinance At Oakland City Hall On March 16! Say No To Agenda Items 16 through 16.3 at the Mar 16 Oakland City Council Meeting! Be there by 5:45pm to sign up as a speaker in opposition to the NEO!...
Posted: Sun Mar 14, 2004 5:50PM
text Today @ 7:00PM : Post-Anarchist Book fair/Conference wind down and Slingshot's 16th Birthday party by lh
Come back to the East Bay after the Anarchist Book fair and Conference and relax, eat chocolate cake, unwind and celebrate Slingshot´s Sweet Sixteen Party....
Posted: Sun Mar 14, 2004 5:25PM
text 4/15: Tax Day Protest by Northern California War Tax Resistance
WE WILL NOT FUND WAR AND OCCUPATION TAX DAY PROTEST Thursday, April 15th, 11:30 Oakland Federal Building...
Posted: Sat Mar 13, 2004 9:54PM
text Celebrate Marriage San Francisco Style by Jo Perry-Folino
"Wedding Singer Blues" starring Carla Zilbersmith Reception to follow for a Show of Support for Gay Marriage...
Posted: Sat Mar 13, 2004 2:04PM
text Sign Up Here To Stop Oakland's Eviction Scheme! by Lynda Carson
Only You Can Stop Oakland's Proposed Nuisance Eviction Ordinance (NEO)! Please Fill Out Speaker Card To Oppose The NEO!...
Posted: Fri Mar 12, 2004 8:00PM
text 3/15 Kevin Cooper Live From Death Row by Campaign to End the Death Penalty
LIVE FROM DEATH ROW: KEVIN COOPER 7pm Monday, March 15th Senate Lounge 2nd floor Eschelman Hall near Bancroft and Telegraph) UC Berkeley...
Posted: Fri Mar 12, 2004 6:36PM
text March 16th Urgent Protest for the Schools by Jonah
On March 16, Oakland must tell our elected leaders: The State Will Not Close Our Schools! City Council Hearing on School Closures Tuesday, March 16 at Rally at 5PM, Hearing begins at 6:00 p.m., Oakland City Hall, 14th and Broadway (at the 12th Street BART Station)...
Posted: Fri Mar 12, 2004 5:15PM
text 3/15 Blue-Green Alliance Challenges Corporate Power (SSA, Coca Cola, etc) by ASJE
Trade unionists and environmental activists will hold a sidewalk press conference Monday, March 14 at the Oakland Coca Cola corporate offices (7901 Oakport-off 880 near Oak. Airport) to release a report on corporate behavior...
Posted: Fri Mar 12, 2004 5:10PM
text Sunday's event discussing UC Berkeley's ties to biotech by GEAN Conference
A Lunchtime strategy session about corporate control of research at UC Berkeley and Ignacio Chapela's tenure case...
Posted: Fri Mar 12, 2004 5:07PM