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You Got Down With OPP!

Last Wednesday, we shared a special night at the Oakland Progressives Party as community leaders, elected officials, and overall progressive enthusiasts got together to celebrate what's making...

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Solutions for Oakland: Vision, Issues and Policy Platform (2014)


The Oakland Progressives Party is just around the corner!

With just 6 days until The Oakland Progressives Party & Townie Awards, we are well on our way to raising the $10,000 fundraising goal that we need to power our voter outreach and civic engagement campaigns this year!

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And the winner is....

 

Every year members of the Oakland Progressives Party Co-Host Committee are charged with nominating and voting for Oakland's most progressive organizations, activists and elected officials.  This year, our Co-Hosts' nominations and votes say one thing...

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Community Tickets Available

Next Thursday, Oakland Rising will host the annual Oakland Progressive Party and Townie Awards.  Despite our audacious fundraising goal of $25,000, the most important thing is that everyday Oaklanders are in the house to celebrate,...

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Special Guest Performer - Kev Choice

 

With our Oakland Progressives Party just 18 days away, we are thrilled to announce some awesome news!

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Oakland Progressive's Party - 2015

The Oakland Progressive Party & Townie Award is just around the corner and we have an audacious goal of raising $25,000!

We can't do it without you! Buy your ticket here today!

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We are hiring Voter Outreach Workers

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Voter Outreach Worker - (Download Application Here)

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Save the Date for the 2015 Oakland Progressives Party & Townie Awards!

SAVE THE DATE!

The 2015 Oakland Progressives Party & Townie Awards are just around the corner and you do not want to miss this year's event! 

Thursday, June 18th from 5:30-8:30pm at the Kaiser Rooftop Garden, 300 Lakeside Dr.

Tickets are $40 each,...

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Is Oakland ready for a Redistricting Commission?

For the last few months, Oakland Rising has been working diligently with Urban Strategies Council, The League of Women Voters Oakland, Judy Cox, and Councilmembers Libby Schaaf and Dan Kalb to craft a potential ballot measure that would take the redistricting commission process out of the hands of elected officials and into the hands of Oakland...

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