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Jun
20
5:30 PM17:30

LGBT Activist Cleve Jones: When We Rise (San Francisco)

Cleve Jones, American Human Rights Activist; Lecturer; Organizer, UNITE HERE; Author, When We RiseStitching a Revolution
Mark Leno, Former California State Senator—Moderator

In an emotional roller coaster of real experiences, Cleve Jones will take you through the gay liberation movement and AIDS epidemic of the 1980s. Jones will share how Harvey Milk became the first largely outspoken gay elected official—as well as Jones' mentor. Jones keeps Milk’s legacy and the gay liberation movement alive, aspiring to have a similar impact on young adults as Milk had on Jones. Come hear Jones’ inspiring words on the political movement.

Time: 5:30 p.m. networking reception, 6 p.m. program, 7 p.m. book signing
https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2017-06-20/lgbt-activist-cleve-jones-when-we-rise

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May
18
6:00 PM18:00

Oakland Community Resource Fair (Oakland)

  • 975 7th Street Oakland, CA, 94607 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Do you feel a drive to do something about your community? Are you looking for resources to turn your passion into action? 

Topics:
*Immigration
*Housing
*Workers Rights
*Homelessness
and more...

Come meet like-minded neighbors, local activists, and peacemakers at the Oakland Community Resource Fair. 

Learn about pressing issues and develop critical skills by attending FREE Know Your Rights workshops offered at the fair. 

Whether you are a long time activist or have never attended a rally in your life, your contributions matter!

TABLING ORGANIZATIONS (more to come!): (inbox us to table for your community/organization) 

Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus

Hosted by Yemeni Alliance Committee

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