NLG Bay Area Student Summit & Legal Observer Training

August 13, 2016

Join your fellow NLG students on Saturday, August 13, for the 2016 NLG Bay Area Student Summit! Hosted by the SF NLG NextGen Committee! Find the facebook event here:

In advance of the '16-'17 academic year, this event will allow NLG chapters to meet and collaborate, learn about upcoming NLG events/activities including Progressive Law Day, and discuss ways to make this semester as successful as possible!

Lunch is provided! Please RSVP by Tuesday, August 9!

"Breathin': The Eddy Zhang Story" Screening and Discussion

August 11, 2016

Asian Americans for Civil Rights and Equality (AACRE), Chinese for Affirmative Action and Asian Prisoner Support Committee are partnering with the Asian Art Museum, Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus, and ASPIRE for a screening of Ben Wang's documentary, Breathin': The Eddy Zheng Story on Thursday, August 11, 2016 from 6pm - 8:30pm at the Asian Art Museum.

Celebrating Movement Warriors A Conversation with Pam Tau Lee & Stephen Bingham Moderated by Steve Williams, former executive director of POWER and co-founder of LeftRoots

Celebrating Movement Warriors, Tuesday, August 16, 5:30 - 7PM, 220 Golden Gate ( sponsored by Hospitality House)

Pam Tau Lee, Movement Warrior, native San Franciscan is the Founder and Board chair of the Chinese Progressive Association (CPA) in San Francisco, co-founder of the Just Transition Coalition, a union activist and elected leader, and the founder of the Asian Pacific Environmental Network (APEN). She is founding member of Caring Across Generations, a member of Asians 4 Black Lives, a dedicated global environmental justice activist, a member of LeftRoots, and a member of the It Takes Roots delegation who participated in the December 2015 UN Conference of the Parties global climate change talks in Paris, France. Last March 2015, Pam was inducted into the Hall of Resistance, Ancient Africa Enslavement - Civil War Museum in Selma, Alabama, created in tribute to those who work against oppression in all parts of the Diaspora. "

Hospitality House presents: Celebrating Movement Warriors

August 16, 2016

A conversation with Pam Tau Lee and Stephen Bingham, moderated by Steve Williams, co-founder of LeftRoots

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 5:30 - 7:00 PM

LOCATION: Kelly Cullen Community Auditorium, 220 Golden Gate Ave, SF

Please join Hospitality House for an evening of reflection and celebration of struggled waged, victories won, and what lays ahead in 2016 and beyond. We'll embrace a future of movement possibilities with a new generation of movement builders.

Farewell but Not Goodbye: Celebration and send off for Carlos Villarreal, Executive Director of the National Lawyer's Guild

July 21, 2016

Thursday July 21, 5-8pm Classic Cars West and Hella Vegan Eats 411 26th Street, Oakland

Farewell but Not Goodbye: Celebration and send off for Carlos Villarreal, Executive Director of the National Lawyer's Guild

NLG Police and Prisons Committee fundraiser supporting the Prisoner Advocacy Network

Suggested Donation to PAN $5 - $20

Support the NLG in advocating for jailhouse lawyers and activists in solitary confinement!

NLGSF Stands With Black Lives Matter and Other Black Activists in Their Demand for Dignity, Justice and Respect

The National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area Chapter (NLGSF) stands with the thousands of activists across the country taking a stand for Black lives. For decades, we have defended the Black Panther Party and its members in the courts and on the streets, and we will continue to work in principled solidarity with our comrades in struggle and defend activists who take a stand for racial justice today.

Progressive Law Day Meet Up

July 12, 2016

The NLGSF Progressive Law Day Committee invites you to meet other lefty law students living in the Bay Area this summer. We will be gathering for happy hour (5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.) at Mad Oak bar 135 12th Street in Downtown Oakland (Lake Merritt BART) on July 12, 2016 to discuss our plans for this year's NLGSF student conference.


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