6/13/22 Monday Meals: Primary Election Results

6/13/22 Monday Meals: Primary Election Results

Jon Bean and liz suk covered preliminary election results for the June 7th Primary. They discussed the implications for several seats and which seats might need to go to the November General Election to be...
From the Doors to the Ballot Box

From the Doors to the Ballot Box

Thank you to our Election Day volunteers and our outreach team for their daily work at the doors and over the phone to educate and mobilize voters to the ballot box. This spring, we held conversations with 1,120 new or unlikely voters in Oakland. As mail-in-ballots...
6/6/22 Monday Meals: Civics 101 GOTV

6/6/22 Monday Meals: Civics 101 GOTV

Today, Oakland artists Jenn Johns and RyanNicole took a deep dive into the Primary Election – which ends tomorrow at 8 pm! Find out what is at stake this election, and learn about the role of the public officials who we have the power to elect –...
2022 Townie Awards Go To…!

2022 Townie Awards Go To…!

We’re excited to bring the Oakland Progressives Party + Townie Awards back in-person to celebrate and honor our local social justice leaders. For over a decade, the Townie Awards have recognized those who’ve stood out when it comes to championing racial,...
5/23/22 Monday Meals: Demand for Good Jobs at Howard Terminal

5/23/22 Monday Meals: Demand for Good Jobs at Howard Terminal

Isaiah Toney from East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable Economy talked through the community benefits agreement which groups like EBASE are fighting for at Howard Terminal, and how it is a crucial component to guarantee that this proposed development brings good jobs...
5/16/22 Monday Meals: Youth Building Democracy

5/16/22 Monday Meals: Youth Building Democracy

Thank you to Kaila Mathis from Urban Peace Movement and Manda Majail-Blanco from Communities United for Restorative Youth Justice for joining to talk about the importance of youth participating in building democracy, upcoming primary election, and their...