Bay Area Events

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March 3, 2015 - 5:30pm - March 22, 2015 - 2:00pm
              PAY 2 PLAY follows filmmaker John Ennis’ quest to find a way out from under the Pay 2 Play System, where politicians reward their donors with even larger sums from the public treasury -- through contracts, tax cuts and deregulation.   Along the way, he journeys through high drama on the Ohio campaign trail, uncovers the secret history of the game Monopoly and explores the underworld of L.A.
March 4, 2015 - 4:30pm
  Tenants in California are in crisis, but with your help, we can work to turn that crisis into an opportunity for positive change. This year we've already seen lots of movement in places like San Mateo county and the city of Alameda, as we continue to build a base of activists for tenants' rights in Fresno and Concord (Contra Costa County), and bring that energy to the Capitol.
March 4, 2015 - 7:30pm
              Still reveals the greatest rip-off in history: the real ways in which money and debt are created and controlled.
March 5, 2015 - 8:00am - 4:30pm
              ***Don't miss the Bay Area's premier gathering of Clean Energy Advocates, at the intersection of Local Renewable Energy and Community Empowerment!***   SAVE THE DATE & REGISTER EARLY- tickets always sell out! www.localcleanenergy.org   Check out what the LCEA is all about: https:
March 5, 2015 - 7:30pm
              On the second anniversary of the death of Venezuela's President Chavez, The Task Force on the Americas will commemorate his legacy with the screening of a video-taped talk by Miguel Tinker Salas, Professor of Latin American History at Pomona College, Claremont, CA.   Following the brief film, former member of Venezuela's diplomatic corps Martin Sanchez, founder of Aporrea.org (American Popular Revolutionary Assembly), will comment and clarify aspe
March 8, 2015 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
              "Am I free to go?" "I don't consent to a search" "I'm going to remain silent"   Mission Cop Watch will be conducting an information session on legal rights basics for victims of police harassment.
March 11, 2015 - 7:30pm
                Still reveals the greatest rip-off in history: the real ways in which money and debt are created and controlled.
March 12, 2015 - 6:30pm
              Two years after the leader of Venezuela's Bolivarian Revolution, Hugo Chávez Frías, passed away and was -as popularly stated in Venezuela- "sown into the soil", we listen to the voices of Venezuelans in struggle. Since Chavez’s death, the Bolivarian Revolution has come under intensified attack from the right-wing opposition and US imperialism.
March 12, 2015 - 7:00pm
              Dr. Annette Herskovits will tell the story of how she survived as a Jewish child in Nazi-occupied France and also present a short film about how the Mosque of Paris sheltered Jews. She will also speak of the several hundred thousand Muslim men from the French colonies who fought the Nazis with the Allies and suffered disproportionate casualties.
March 17, 2015 - 7:00pm - March 18, 2015 - 7:00pm
In the Our Land in Transition documentary mini-series, the Brower Center and the Agrarian Trust explore the future of American farmland and farmers.