94.1 KPFA: Reducing funding for policing that is racist and unjust

94.1 KPFA: Reducing funding for policing that is racist and unjust

LISTEN ON KPFA WEBSITE HERE Fast forward to 1:34 Last Thursday, June 24, the Oakland City Council took a major budget vote to reduce the size of a planned increase in police spending and divert resources to non-cop emergency response alternatives, after a year of...
BUDGET WIN! Celebrating years of organizing & collaboration

BUDGET WIN! Celebrating years of organizing & collaboration

by liz sukLast Thursday in a landslide win, City Council voted 6 – 2 to approve City Council President Nikki Fortunato Bas’ proposed budget amendments which include reallocating $18M to fund violence prevention rather than the mayor’s proposed two additional...
94.1 KPFA: Reducing funding for policing that is racist and unjust

94.1 KPFA: Oakland’s Budget Is Up for Vote Today

LISTEN ON KPFA WEBSITE HERE Fast forward to 1:50: Oakland’s biennial Budget is up for a big vote today.  Cherri Murphy is a faith-rooted organizer with Faith Alliance For A Moral Economy, an initiative of the East Bay Alliance For A Moral Economy join us to discuss...