February 2017

Participatory Budgeting: Democracy in Action

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO VOTE: Cast your online ballot by 11:59 PM. Let the city know which community programs you'd like to see funded. Read more »

Drawing Inspiration from A Civil Rights Champion

Opposition to oppression takes courage, and I draw my strength from Black women like Fannie Lou Hamer who stood up and fought back even when it was dangerous and unpopular.  Read more »

A New Network of Resistance in Town

As a founding member of Bay Rising, Oakland Rising is joining forces with labor unions and social justice organizations to stand up to the attacks and rollbacks of the Trump regime. Our movement is called Bay Resistance, and together we're staging weekly actions every Tuesday for the first 100 days of this administration. Read more »


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