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Door Knocking for a Healthy Future

Door Knocking for a Healthy Future

This May we launched our first field campaign since the beginning of the pandemic. The Healthy Future Program CA is about health equity so that our most impacted communities have the access to and information about getting vaccinated against COVID-19.

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REAL People’s Launch

REAL People’s Launch

Launching this year, the Revolutionizing our Economy for All Local (REAL) People’s Fund is a community capital fund investing in creating economic and political power for the East Bay’s Black and Brown neighborhoods. Watch the video to learn more.

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Liberation for All

Liberation for All

Our struggles are local to global. Our struggles are intertwined therefore our liberation is intertwined. So show up in every way you can. Show up to the fight for Palestine. Show up for Oakland.

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Mayor’s budget INCREASES OPD spending

Mayor’s budget INCREASES OPD spending

Don’t be fooled: After careful review, Mayor Schaaf’s proposed budget for FY2021-23 makes significant increases to the police budget, ignoring both the demands of the People of Oakland to #DefundOPD and invest in community services and programs. Schaaf’s proposal...

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5/3 Monday Meals: Just Recovery Budget & Housing

5/3 Monday Meals: Just Recovery Budget & Housing

Oakland Rising's Interim Executive Producer, liz suk, joins Shaketa Redden from Causa Justa and Ken Tang from Asian Pacific Environmental Network to talk about the Oakland City Budget and how we need to prioritize housing....

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4/26 Monday Meals: Reimagining Public Safety

4/26 Monday Meals: Reimagining Public Safety

Oakland Rising's Interim Executive Director, liz suk, had a heartfelt conversation with James Burch, Policy Director of Anti-Police Terror Project about reimagining public safety, the Defund and Refund movement work and the recommendations on the table to refund and...

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Door Knocking for a Healthy Future

Door Knocking for a Healthy Future

This May we launched our first field campaign since the beginning of the pandemic. The Healthy Future Program CA is about health equity so that our most impacted communities have the access to and information about getting vaccinated against COVID-19.

read more
REAL People’s Launch

REAL People’s Launch

Launching this year, the Revolutionizing our Economy for All Local (REAL) People’s Fund is a community capital fund investing in creating economic and political power for the East Bay’s Black and Brown neighborhoods. Watch the video to learn more.

read more
Liberation for All

Liberation for All

Our struggles are local to global. Our struggles are intertwined therefore our liberation is intertwined. So show up in every way you can. Show up to the fight for Palestine. Show up for Oakland.

read more
Mayor’s budget INCREASES OPD spending

Mayor’s budget INCREASES OPD spending

Don’t be fooled: After careful review, Mayor Schaaf’s proposed budget for FY2021-23 makes significant increases to the police budget, ignoring both the demands of the People of Oakland to #DefundOPD and invest in community services and programs. Schaaf’s proposal...

read more
5/3 Monday Meals: Just Recovery Budget & Housing

5/3 Monday Meals: Just Recovery Budget & Housing

Oakland Rising's Interim Executive Producer, liz suk, joins Shaketa Redden from Causa Justa and Ken Tang from Asian Pacific Environmental Network to talk about the Oakland City Budget and how we need to prioritize housing....

read more
4/26 Monday Meals: Reimagining Public Safety

4/26 Monday Meals: Reimagining Public Safety

Oakland Rising's Interim Executive Director, liz suk, had a heartfelt conversation with James Burch, Policy Director of Anti-Police Terror Project about reimagining public safety, the Defund and Refund movement work and the recommendations on the table to refund and...

read more

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