10.11.22 Monday Meals: Addressing Harm in the Town

10.11.22 Monday Meals: Addressing Harm in the Town

What does public safety in our neighborhoods look like? Oakland Rising’s IVE Team Leader Vernetta Woods and East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable Economies’ Director of FAME Saabir Lockett join us in conversation. In response to a recent shooting in her...
10.03.22 Monday Meals: Know Your Board of Supervisors

10.03.22 Monday Meals: Know Your Board of Supervisors

“The Board of Supervisors, there’s only 5 of them, that’s it, 5. And they represent a broad, diverse, geographical area. Each vote is really important, and Alameda County has an annual budget, they just voted on it, it’s $3.8 billion.” – Jose Bernal Jose Bernal...
Yes on Measure T: Invest in Our Oakland!

Yes on Measure T: Invest in Our Oakland!

Vote YES on Measure T – Invest in Our Oakland – on November’s ballot so that we can transform our business tax structure and provide protections to our most impacted communities. The measure will generate over $20 million for essential city services...
09.19.22 Monday Meals: Ranked-Choice Voting in Oakland

09.19.22 Monday Meals: Ranked-Choice Voting in Oakland

Helen Hutchinson from League of Women Voters – Oakland and Sean Dugar from Collective of Organizers for Reformed Elections (CORE) joined us to talk about ranked-choice voting (RCV) in Oakland. Learn how to use RCV when you vote in the General Elections. This...
09.12.22 Monday Meals: Live from the Picket Line

09.12.22 Monday Meals: Live from the Picket Line

Kaiser Permanente mental health workers are entering their 5th week of an open-ended strike, making history as the longest mental health strike in U.S. history. We stand in solidarity with caregivers as they invest time and lost wages to demand systemic change and...