May 2017

Leading the Way with Local Solutions: Our Annual Policy Platform

Check out the 2017 Vision, Issues and Policy Platform to learn how we resist, protect and advance in this political moment.  Read more »

Make It Fair This Spring

With the onslaught of federal attacks on working class people of color and immigrants, protecting our communities and advancing policies rooted in racial and economic justice is more important than ever. Read more »

A New Plan For Oakland’s Planning Commission -- Action Needed

We are now one step closer to securing the critical reappointment of Jahmese Myres, which would guarantee that community voice will continue to have a strong seat on the Planning Commission as she advocates for more affordable housing and public land that serves the public good. But we haven't won yet.... Read more »

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Volunteer with Us for Commercial Property Tax Reform!

Corporations currently benefit from a loophole in Prop 13 that allows them to make billions of dollars off of tax cuts. This is lost revenue that could be used to fund our schools, health clinics, and other local services. Read more »

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