Arts and Culture

Council Adopts Kaplan’s $3.2 Billion Budget

Posted in Affordable Housing, Arts and Culture, Business, Economic Development, Gentrification, Health, Homelessness, Housing/Foreclosures, Illegal dumping, Immigrant Rights, Labor, LGBT, Libby Schaaf, Oakland Job Programs, Police-Public Safety, Politics, Racial profiling, Rebecca Kaplan, Reentry/Formerly Incarcerated, Responsive Government, Restorative Justice Bas…

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‘White’ Challenges Privilege in Shotgun Players’ Comedy

Posted in Arts and Culture Adam Donovan as Gus and Santoya Fields as Vanessa star in the West Coast…

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Oaklanders Urge City to Take Legal Action Against NFL and Raiders

Posted in Arts and Culture, Economic Development, Responsive Government, sports Shown (L t R): Bob Bobbit, Griz Jones, Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan, (behind…

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Oakland Public Library Discards African American History Books

By Post Staff Community activist Assata Olugbala shocked members of the community and council members when she…

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“America Untold” Storytellers Come to the Marsh Theater

Posted in Arts and Culture, Community Stagebridge’s “America Untold” Storytellers. Photo by Ken Epstein “America Untold¨ Performance comes to the Marsh…

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Storytellers Spin True Tales About Life Under Trump

Posted in Arts and Culture Stagebridge participant Beverly Miles: “Nobody ever sees the problem as the problem. IIt doesn’t…

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Oakland Steps Out for Faith with a Joyful Noise

Posted in Affordable Housing, Arts and Culture, Community, Economic Development, Equal Rights/Equity, Gentrification, History and remembering, Housing/Foreclosures, Police-Public Safety, Racial profiling On Saturday, Nov. 7, churches and community…

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Gentrification Threatens Oakland Churches and Artists

Posted in Affordable Housing, Arts and Culture, Community, Economic Development, Education/Schools/Youth, Environment, Equal Rights/Equity, Gentrification, Oakland Job Programs, Racial profiling, Restorative Justice Coalition of faith-based, housing and cultural groups…

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Art Exhibit at Oakland’s Betti Ono Gallery Exposes Realities Migrants Experience in Detention

Posted in Arts and Culture, Economic Development, Education/Schools/Youth, Equal Rights/Equity, Immigrant Rights Visitors to the Betti Ono gallery exhibit “Visions from the Inside”…

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Community Turns Up the Volume to Defend Residents and Businesses

Posted in Affordable Housing, Arts and Culture, Business, Economic Development, Equal Rights/Equity, Gentrification, Housing/Foreclosures Activists demand “Development Without Displacement” after mayor’s staff says there is…

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