Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013
On Wednesday, May 22, Soldiers Against Violence Everywhere Founder Pastor Zac Carey, Caught in the Crossfire First Responder Kyndra Simmons, and Oakland Street Outreach Team Lead Akil Truso, will share firsthand knowledge of violence from their outreach work on Oakland’s toughest streets at the Safe Oakland Speaker Series. The event will take place from 7
Saturday, May 18th, 2013
Cities like Oakland cannot pass or enforce laws where State or Federal laws pre-empt them. We all remember a recent dramatic illustration of this principle when federal authorities raided licensed, tax-paying medical marijuana dispensaries in Oakland that...