July 29 2018

UCSC FARM AND GARDEN

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UCSC Farm and Garden celebrates 50 years of organic farmer and gardener training, research and food justice work. The celebration helps launch transformative work to promote a more just and sustainable food system. The event takes place from Sunday July 29th through Monday July 30th, at 1156 High Street in Santa Cruz. For details, call...


July 29 2018

BLACK MATTER-COSMIC THOUGHTS

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The Contemporary Jewish Museum presents, “Black Matter.” Black Matter explores the concept of dark matter anmd dark energy in physics, as a principle resonant with everyday magic in urban spaces. [Cosmic thought in Jewish tradition is juxtaposed with African American radical imaginative work.] This event takes place on Sunday, July 29th, and Monday, July 30th...


July 31 2018

“WAKANDA FOREVER!” BOOK AND MOVIE

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Wakanda Forever! Worst Book Club Ever presents a reading of “Black Panther: A Nation Under Our Feet, Book 1”. After a brief discussion, the film “Black Panther” plays. This event takes place on Tuesday, July 31 at 3pm, at the Grand Avenue Library, 306 Walnut Avenue in South San Francisco. For details, call 650.829.3860.


August 2 2018

THE IMPRESSIONIST MOVEMENT

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Marlene Aron presents a lecture and slide show on Monet, Renoir, Pissarro and the Impressionist Movement. The event takes place at the Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Main Library on Thursday, August 2 at 6pm. The library is located at 100 Larkin Street in San Francisco. For details, call 415.557.4400.


August 5 2018

Femi Kuti and the Positive Force

Femi Kuti and his band The Positive Force are at the heart and soul of modern Afrobeat. Femi’s father, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, created the style—a blend of traditional Nigerian drum patterns, the smooth groove of highlife and American soul, funk and R&B—and took it to the world, inspiring people with insistent dance beats and lyrics bristling with political statements.

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August 5 2018

PAINT CONGRESS BLUE

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The Uptown Oakland community presents “Paint Congress Blue: Art and Action Festival,” a fun, free block party – with music & food - plus opportunities to get active in the fight against Trump and the Republican agenda. This event happens on Sunday, August 5th, from 3pm to 7pm, at 475 - 25th Street in Oakland....


August 23 2018

MARTHA NUSSBAUM

THE MONARCHY OF FEAR: One of the world’s most honored philosophers provides a candid examination of the current political crisis.

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September 12 2018

CHRIS HEDGES

America, The Farewell Tour is a book that should disturb and anger all of us. It is a profoundly sobering, upsetting portrait of our country as it is, not as we wish it to be. The road to taking our country begins with recognizing it for what it is.

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October 18 2018

ALICE WALKER

Alice Walker, the author of the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning Novel, The Color Purple, now offers us seventy poems ranging from personal self-inquiry into the liberating world of activism, love, hope, and gratitude.

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