April 2017

Community Voice Needed on Our Planning Commission

Want more affordable housing? Public land that serves the public good? It’s crucial that the Mayor and City Council HEAR FROM YOU NOW! Find out how to take action. Read more »

Join us in the Streets: May Day March!

This Monday, May 1st, we will leave our jobs for the day to stand up for workers’ rights! And by workers, we mean all workers - undocumented and unpaid workers included. Our mission here at Oakland Rising is to mobilize and educate low-income people of color primarily in the flatlands of East and West Oakland. Read more »

LEB Leaders are a Diverse Bunch!

Promising Crop of Leaders Apply to Lead East Bay

In June, Lead East Bay's leaders will start training for their future positions on local boards and commissions or for elected public offices. Read more »

Save The Date: Oakland Progressives Party + Townie Awards -- June 22

Oakland Progressives Party + Townie Awards is back!

Thursday, June 22, 2017
5:30 to 8:30PM
Oakland Museum of California sculpture gardens
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Mobilizing Grassroots Support for Immigrant Rights

Immigrants are an integral part of our community's fabric. Our rapid response team of more than 20 volunteers have helped us mobilize voters to put grassroots pressure on key legislators in support of the California Values Act.  Read more »


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