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video MLK honored by PNVRC in Oakland. Clayborne Carson. 3 min. QT movie. 13MB. (video/quicktime 13.4mb) by Bill Carpenter
How did King turn to the issues of war and poverty late in his life? Prof. Clayborne Carson of Stanford University spoke at the Peoples NonViolent Response Coalition's memorial gathering honoring Martin Luther King, January 16, 2004. QT mov. 3 min. 13MB....
Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2004 8:42PM
text 2/6 Defend the Oakland 25! by Committee to Defend Jack Heyman
ALL OUT ON FEBRUARY 6 TO DEFEND THE OAKLAND 25 ANTI-WAR PROTESTERS! DEMAND THE CHARGES BE DROPPED! DEFEND THE RIGHT TO PROTEST!...
Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2004 7:16PM
text Education not Incarceration Planning Meeting for January 31st Forum by Jonah
Education not Incarceration Coalition Planning meeting: Tuesday, January 20th, 7-9PM, Neibel Proctor Library, 6501 Telegraph Ave (near the Ashby BART) to plan for the Education not Incarceration Forum to Organize a Response to the State Budget, Saturday, January 31st, 11AM-1PM, Laney College. We are having our largest meetings in our existance right now!!! Come be part of this movement....
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 12:27PM
text Mobilization Against Oakland School Closures January 28th by Jonah
Mobilization to Stop the Closure of 5 Oakland Schools, Wednesday, January 28th, 4PM- at least 9PM (you can come for part of the time) Oakland School Board Meeting, Rally at 4PM outside the District Building at 1025 2nd Avenue, near Lake Merrit BART....
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 12:19PM
text 1/17 Urgent Update from Kate Raphael by Kate Raphael
Well, the hearing in my case today did not go well. The judge felt I was acting in bad faith and had, in fact, only thought about making Aliyah after signing the agreement to leave on the 17th. Gaby (attorney) thinks it is important that people fax the Minister of Interior, preferably by Sunday morning but after is still good....
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 11:28AM
text Education not Incarceration Forum: Endorsement and Assistance Request by Jonah
Endorsement and Assistance Request: Education not Incarceration Coalition (www.may8.org) Forum to Organize a Response to Schwarzenegger's Proposed Budget Saturday, January 31st, 11AM-1PM;   Laney College, Room TBA        Planning Meeting:  Tuesday, January 20th, 7-9PM, Neibel Proctor Library,  6501 Telegraph (just north of Alcatraz in North Oakland, near the Ashby BART)...
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2004 2:19PM
text 1/29 Herstories Project Benefit in Oakland by Herstories Project
The Herstories Project is a community based multi-disciplinary performance and art project collecting and bringing into interactive performance women's contemporary and ancestral stories of difference, struggle, resistance, community, survival and achievement....
Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2004 10:50AM
text 2/6 David Rovics performs in Oakland by SUSTAIN!
Friday, February 6th, 8pm at the Humanist Hall 390 27th Street (between Broadway and Telegraph)...
Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2004 6:10PM
text UC Grad Student Tuition Raised To $8900/year by repost
Tuition is going to go up at Cal State, community colleges and UC Berkeley...
Posted: Sun Jan 11, 2004 1:33PM
text Wild fermentation- at Long Haul- sauerkraut by event
Monday January 19th 7pm Long Haul infoshop at 3124 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley...
Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2004 10:58PM
text The Oakland School District Names Five Schools It May Close by reposts and links
"The state administrator running the financially troubled Oakland public schools dropped the hammer Friday on five elementary schools that he plans to close this summer to save money. "...
Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2004 12:48PM
document More On Randolph Ward and the Occupation Of Oakland Schools oaklandtakeover.pdf_140_.jpg by oakland school closures
More On Randolph Ward and the Occupation Of Oakland Schools...
Posted: Fri Jan 9, 2004 9:07PM
image Pictures From Oakland 25 Pretrial Rally 120_1_banner2.jpg by Z
Pictures From Oakland 25 Pretrial Rally...
Posted: Fri Jan 9, 2004 5:33PM
image Oakland 25 Pretrial 120_o25pretrialsm.jpg by Jamie
Many supporters in the courtroom for the pretrial hearing. Judge issued continuance for motions to demur and dismiss for vindicative prosecution until February 6th 2pm. Arraignment set for March 5th and trial set for March 8th....
Posted: Fri Jan 9, 2004 4:37PM
text Revelations about Randolph Ward, State Occupier of Oakland Schools! by Jonah
Randolph Ward, the State Occupier (Superintendent) of Oakland's schools who is threatening to close many schools, is a member of Segregationist George Wallace's American Independent Party, who want the end of affirmative action, bilingual education, the expelling of undocumented immigrants, to close the Department of Education, Repeal the Voting Rights Act, and the elimination of federal income taxes....
Posted: Fri Jan 9, 2004 12:58PM
text Berkeley Denies Tenure to Ecologist Who Criticized University's Ties to the Biotechnology by The Chronicle of Higher Education:
Berkeley Denies Tenure to Ecologist Who Criticized University's Ties to the Biotechnology Industry By SHARON WALSH...
Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 10:37PM
image Posters and Artwork From The Oakland Schools' Closure Protest 120_1_save_our_schools.jpg by Z
Posters and Artwork From The Oakland Schools' Closure Protest 1/8/2004...
Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 10:21PM
image Speakers At Oakland Schools Rally 120_1_speaker.jpg by Z
These are pictures of some of those who spoke outside in front of where a public forum was held to discuss Oakland school closings. (if you have names and information about the speakers, post them as comments I can update this post to have those above the pictures)...
Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 7:21PM
image Pictures From Protest Against Oakland School Closures 120_1_fund_education_not_prisons.jpg by Z
On Thursday January 8th, several hundred students, parents and teachers gathered at the Oakland Public Schools Administration building for a hearing on Oakland school closures. As dozens rallied outside, those trying to get in were met with the news that there might not be space inside since a small room was chosen for the public forum (despite the School District's hiring of extra security guards since they knew there would be many people attending)....
Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 7:07PM
text Jan 15: Daniel Ellsberg & Sherry Glaser speak in Berkeley. by Bkly. Fellowship of Unitarian Universalist
Calendar listing: . The PDF of the event flyer is being posted herewith....
Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 4:37AM