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“People’s Candidates” PRESS CONFERENCE Tuesday, October 28, 2014 10:00AM

For more information contact: Jason “Shake” Anderson Mayoral Candidate / Town Mayor Campaign 510-221-7609 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   “People’s Candidates” PRESS CONFERENCE Tuesday, October 28, 2014  10:00AM National Historic Landmark White Bldg 339 15th St. Oakland,CA As a collective,8 of the 15 candidates for Oakland’s upcoming mayoral election have decided conduct a press conference to allow media outlets,independent,local, regional and national the opportunity to cover all Oakland mayoral candidates equality.Each […]

 

Humanitarian Libertarianism, Diversity of Tactics and Candidate X

via  Occupy Savvy An ‘O’ is a fitting symbol of the Occupy movement, which increasingly manifests itself as a melding of the traditional hard edges of the “Left” and “Right” political paradigms of modern political thinking. This has conjoined the core principles associated with those doctrines and birthed a new calling to rise above traditional political divides and work to a higher purpose than merely supporting a given faction. Any hope for humanity to […]

 

CALL FOR COLLABORATION · Do It Together Device

WHO We are Todo Por La Praxis (www.todoporlapraxis.es), a Spanish architectural and art collective. From September 23th until November 22th we will be in Headlands Center for the Arts (Sausalito CA, Residence Link) doing a residence and we would like to make contact with you. Todo por la Praxis / TXP is a multidisciplinary team work. One of our main objective is the construction of collaborative micro-architectural and micro-urban devices […]

 

Telling tales about home birth - L. Samsarah Morgan

      Telling tales about home birth.  A new study revives old fears. By L. Samsarah Morgan One September 16, a press release was issued to draw attention to a not yet released researched study from the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  This study claims that babies born at home are roughly 10 times more likely to be still born and 4 times more likely to have neonatal […]

 

Happy Birthday Occupy Wall Street!

    Happy Birthday Occupy Wall Street! Two years ago – a movement began, that changed my life forever in more way than I can count. Happy Birthday Occupy Wall Street! Thank you for shaking this country up and revealing that we are indeed struggling to live in a police state, that what we thought were constitutional protections are in fact, non-existent ; that racism, sexism, and privilege still eats […]

 

We Have Failed !!! Dr. King's Vision

What i have to say,will not be popular,however my populaity if you want to call it that isnt based on people liking me so here goes… WE HAVE FAILED !!! I don’t celebrate failure in 50 year since this historic march and Dr. King’s speech,we meaning humanity,more specifically America has failed at cashing the check of equality the Dr. King asked for,we are so docile and brainwashed we fail to […]

 

Oakland's Marcus Garvey Building: SAVED FROM CITIBANK FORECLOSURE

For More Information Contact: Shake Anderson Communications Director 510-221-7609 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oakland, CA Aug. 12, 2013 National Historic West Oakland Landmark, the Marcus Garvey building/ Liberty Hall, Saved by Community Organization As of Aug. 7th 2013, community based non-profits and private investors have saved the The Marcus Garvey building, also known as Liberty Hall. The Marcus Garvey building is an A-1+ rated National Historic Landmark, and is at […]

 

Where is the black leadership ???

When anyone asks Black Leadership to step up i cant be mad… Now,where is the black leadership? Some say the churches,well ironically while iam typing this at Awaken Cafe in downtown Oakland i had to witness a young black man,stopped,frisked and temporarily detained for (drum roll please) ….. Spitting on the side walk,for 30 min while this young man hand cuffed and had his freedom revoked,searched in front of the […]

 

ByThePeo.pl - A new bottom-up governence e-democracy tool being built right here in the Bay Area

www.ByThePeo.pl ByThePeo.pl is a platform built around the principals that the truth rises to the top and that if we collaborate into identifying the very specific problems at the margin and our own solutions we can change the big picture. The structure of issues is divided up into: Facts, Problem, Solution, Action.  These sections are managed by an editor.  Comments are filtered by Up and Down voting based on helpfulness.  […]

 

Whose rioting in Oakland ???

  The people inciting riots are not from Oakland,they were masks and lead the marches at night to hold space in a negative way,for the youth of Oakland to riot,its a small group,very small,and no agenda,except to create hate and violence. They are at every political event,especially ones who address police repression.They call,for violence,co-opt young black men in the community to give themselves credibility.They congratulate arrests as a form of […]

 

Nursing mothers seek social responsibility from Face Book

Press Release   San Francisco, June 07, 2013:  Nurse-in to be held at Facebook’s Annual Meeting of Stockholders at the Westin San Francisco Airport hotel in Millbrae, California; Worldwide virtual protest to call on Facebook to leave breastfeeding photos alone and to allow educators to place breastfeeding ads.   – Daily image deletions and account suspensions continue. – Facebook blocks event organizers from sharing breastfeeding photos, event information, and posters. […]

 

I Want to Believe

  via @OccupyWallStNYC Just because we can hear the black helicopters doesn’t mean they don’t exist My old co-driver Nick and I would pass the time on interstate furniture deliveries by assessing the incipient mass movements taking off around the world. We debated the potential of the Arab Spring, Occupy, anti-austerity strikes in Europe, daily wildcats in Chinese factories, and other tantalizing glimpses of working class self-activity. And before long, […]

 

To Big Oil

To Big Oil Chevron, Exxon, Mobil, Shell, Soon you’ll burn in hottest hell, All the oil that you desire Coating you to fuel the fire. “We the People” fast asleep Through the Crime of the Century. Wrecked our planet, slimed our seas Stole our sweet Democracy Occidental, AMOCO Thought the People didn’t know – Wouldn’t believe that it was true… We do, we do, we do, we do!! Cheating, bribing, […]

 

LOCAL FIGHTS AGAINST AUSTERITY ARE GROWING ACROSS THE U.S.

BY MARK VORPAHL Between sequestration, with its damaging impact on workers and the economy, and the billions of dollars in cuts to Social Security, Medicare and other necessary social programs that President Obama is pushing, it is evident that the economic policies of both major parties are not intended to promote a recovery for working people. You cannot lift up a nation’s economy while slashing away at its consumers’ pocketbooks. […]

 

The US government has been running a quantum Internet for over two years

It’s a perfectly secure Internet that by definition cannot be penetrated by wiretaps and eavesdropping — and the US government has been sitting on it for the last two-and-a-half years. A longtime goal among cryptologists has been to perfect the “quantum Internet” — which, in the most basic way possible, uses the main principle of quantum mechanics to transfer communications from one point to another. Still confused? Technology Review explained […]

 

FARGO 14 OCCUPY PHILLY PROTESTERS FOUND NOT GUILTY!

By jackiews On March 5, 2013 · In the matter of The People V. Wells Fargo the jury has found us, the 12 Occupy Philly protesters arrested in November 2011 for a sit-in against the banks’ predatory lending practices and mafia-like policies, NOT GUILTY. We would all ask for you to please share this story with your networks and local press. Free speech just triumphed over property rights, even as […]

 

Livestream Footage Saves OWS Activist from Police Set-up

In the police version of events, Occupy Wall Street and Occupy Sandy protestor Michael Premo charged the police like a linebacker, taking out a lieutenant and resisting arrest so forcefully that he fractured an officer’s bone. That’s the story prosecutors told in Premo’s trial, and it’s the general story his arresting officer testified to under oath as well. But Premo, facing felony charges of assaulting an officer, maintained his innocence. […]

 

LAPD Officer Allegedly Publishes Manifesto : Blue Line Broken

7 February 2013 This cover photo is of Christopher Dorner w/ Chief William Bratton, who was recently hired for a few months of ‘consulting’ for the OPD by the city of Oakland, for $250,000. Bratton’s history includes implementing racial profiling in the form of what has recently been judged as the unconstitutional policy of ‘stop and frisk.’ He was also instrumental in making it appear that crime in NYC was […]

 

I Feel Dirty

I feel dirty.  He touched me tonight.  I did not want him to.  She stood there watching as he touched me.  She said they had the right.  She also said I was lucky that I did not end up on the ground, face down. Yes, I got lucky tonight. I shut down my computer at 7pm after 10 hours at work; put on my cool black jacket, gray beanie cap, […]

 

Informed and Dangerous: Why is A. F. James MacArthur in jail?

By Leo Zimmermann This article was originally published on Indyreader.org. Beth Emmerling and Bruce Emmerling contributed research to this article. Journalist A. F. James MacArthur has been in jail since December 1, 2012. Known for reporting on crime and politics as The Baltimore Spectator, MacArthur is currently being held without bail or access to visitors. He was initially arrested at his home for allegedly violating an expired probation, but is […]

 

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