Far West Regional

April 11, 2008

Save the Date!
NLG Far West Regional
April 11-13, 2008
Los Angeles, California
The Loyola Law School

Action-Oriented (MCLE) Workshops
•State-wide Tenant Union Organizing
•Fighting Back Against Homelessness
•Counter-Military Recruitment Strategies that Work
•Employment Is sues /Wage Claims , Workers ' Comp, etc.
• International Trade & Immigration Policy

Special Presentation by S.F. 8 Defendants !
Law Student Organizing!
Socializing and Networking!

Olympic Torch Protest for Burma & Tibet

April 9, 2008

Multiple groups are planning direct actions along the route of the Olympic torch, to protest China's policies towards Tibet and Burma, in downtown San Francisco and along the Golden Gate Bridge.

The Burma protest on the Bridge walk is permitted and will take place from 10am-12pm. The exact location and time of marches and rallies in the city is still being determined.

Anti Racism Committee Meeting

April 7, 2008

The next Anti Racism Committee Meeting will be April 7 at 7 pm at Mission Creek Cafe, 968 Valencia St, between 20th and 21st Streets, in San Francisco.

Possible agenda items include anti-racist trainings; national convention workshop/panel ideas; prep and planning for NLG Regional gethering in LA Apr 11-13; and planning an Anti-Bias CLE.

Annual Testimonial Dinner

April 5, 2008

The 2008 NLGSF Annual Testimonial Dinner will honor distinguished member David Borgen with the Champion of Justice award and Renée Quintero Sánchez as our Unsung Hero. Join us at the Oakland Marriott City Center, Jewett Banquet Room at 1001 Broadway, between 10th and 11th Streets in Downtown Oakland (Above 12th Street BART Station) on Saturday, April 5.

5:30 pm Reception
7:30 pm Dinner

Convergence Actions for AFSCME Local 3299

April 3, 2008

AFSCME Local 3299 represents 20,000 workers employed at the University of California, on April 3, we will converge at the San Francisco and Los Angeles Medical Centers to turn up the heat on UC and demand a fair contract NOW!

Hundreds of members will travel hundreds of miles to attend marches and picket lines to show UC that we are dead serious about winning a fair contract that will help our patients, students and families!

Join us to legal observe at Parnassus (UCSF Medical Center) in San Francisco at 3:30pm.

Legal Support Meeting

March 30, 2008

There will be two meetings for all arrestees from March 15th and March 19th. This will be a chance for you to talk to lawyers and organize your legal defense.

Monday, March 24th
7:00pm - 9:00pm
AK Press
674 23rd St #A
Oakland, CA

Sunday, March 30th
2:00pm - 4:00pm
St. Martin de Porres
225 Potrero Ave.

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