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video Are you ready to fight? Damn Right! (video/x-pn-realvideo 9.0mb) by Dan Mattson
several hundred gathered at superior court in oakland 3/19/04 just ahead of a 2pm hearing. here is 36 minutes of the 90 minute rally. 56 realvideo. a rally at the port for 4/7/04 was announced. 5pm at west oakland bart. see www.dasw.org for more info....
Posted: Fri Mar 19, 2004 10:05PM
text Tenants Outraged By Nuisance Eviction Ordinance by Lynda Carson
The New Version Of The NEO Comes Up For Another Vote At The April 6 Oakland City Council Meeting!...
Posted: Fri Mar 19, 2004 7:56PM
text EVERY CHILD IS BORN A POET: The Life and Work of Piri Thomas by Piri fan
EastSide Arts Alliance presents FINAL FRIDAY'S VIDEO SERIES premiering with the KQED sponsored screening of EVERY CHILD IS BORN A POET: The Life and Work of Piri Thomas...
Posted: Thu Mar 18, 2004 11:52PM
text Friday: Brian Avery at UCB, Lunch Event by SJP
Come meet ISM volunteer BRIAN AVERY, hear his story and learn his views on the situation in Palestine. LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED....
Posted: Thu Mar 18, 2004 10:05PM
text Tonight: Biotic Baking Brigade Book Party by Agent QT Pie
Come to the book launch of the Biotic Baking Brigade's Pie Any Means Necessary, meet editor and BBB spokesperson Agent Apple, partake of tasty vegan snacks, learn about pie making and throwing and have loads of fun! Music will be provided by the Infernal Noise Brigade...
Posted: Thu Mar 18, 2004 10:20AM
text NCPC Needs Snitches for the NEO by NCPC Watch
The New & Improved Version of Oakland's NEO Comes Up For A Final Vote On April 6, 2004. Meanwhile, The NCPC's Are Recruiting New Snitches To Keep The NEO Busy Once It's Final Passage Has Been Approved!...
Posted: Thu Mar 18, 2004 5:37AM
text April 7: Remember the Shots! Return to the Docks! by upton sinclair
From Oakland to Iraq No War! No Empire! Return to the Oakland Docks! Wednesday April 7th, 2004 on the anniversary of the April 7, 2003 Community picket shutdown and assault at the APL and SSA ports on Oakland Docks....
Posted: Wed Mar 17, 2004 11:21PM
text Police Dogs...In Berkeley???? by Berkeley Copwatch
Berkeley's Police Review Commission is reviewing whether or not to recommend the city's proposal of getting police dogs. Tell the PRC that Berkeley DOES NOT NEED attack dogs! Their next meeting is: Wednesday March 24, 7:30 pm at the North Berkeley Senior Citizen Center 1901 Hearst Ave. Berkeley 94709...
Posted: Wed Mar 17, 2004 8:27PM
text March 18 NCPC Brown Shirt Meeting Invites You! by NCPC WATCH
NCPC Brown Shirts Invite You To Their March 18 Meeting @ the F.M. Smith Recreation Center @ 1969 Park Blvd in Oakland!...
Posted: Wed Mar 17, 2004 8:15PM
text 21 March DASW - Working Group meeting to plan April 7th return to the docks by uptonsinclair
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: Wed Mar 17, 2004 1:17PM
image Oakland opposition to school closures 120_poetryread.jpg by Urszula Wislanka
Today, March 16, 2004, hundreds of mostly high school students came to Oakland city hall to express their opposition to the announced closure of 5 small schools, which have primarily African-American students....
Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2004 11:34PM
image Pictures From Rally For Schools At Oakland City Hall 120_1_education_not_prisons.jpg by Z
On March 16 there was an Oakland City Council hearing on school closures. State Administrator Randolph Ward has threatened to close five Oakland elementary schools in predominately low income African American and Latino communities. Meanwhile, Alameda County is spending 177 million dollars to build a new prison for children. Parents, teachers, union members, church members, elected officials and concerned citizens of the Coalition Against School Closures rallied and spoke before the City Co...
Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2004 10:33PM
text Campaign for Tenure Justice for Ignacio Chapela by The Tenure Justice Coalition
Come to the meeting this Thursday March 18 @ 6 PM 132 Mulford Hall Berkeley, CA. For directions go to: http://www.berkeley.edu/map/maps/BC23.html We will give a detailed background of the tenure issue and how to proceed....
Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2004 9:20PM
text 3/19 Lunch with Brian Avery, ISM Activist by SJP
Come meet ISM volunteer BRIAN AVERY, hear his story and learn his views on the situation in Palestine. LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED....
Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2004 5:35PM
image Berkeley Free Clinic 35th Anniversary 120_red-dragon-bfc-full.jpg by irlandeso (repost from SF-IMC)
Berkeley Free Clinic 35th Anniversary Set for Memorial Day Weekend...
Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2004 4:48PM
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