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BAMN demands right to put UC-Berkeley administrators, police on trial for brutality against ‘Occupy Cal’

BAMN demands right to put UC-Berkeley administrators, police on trial for brutality against ‘Occupy Cal’

On July 27, 2015, BAMN filed a brief in its lawsuit representing 21 plaintiffs suing UC-Berkeley administrators, University of California Police Department (UCPD), and Alameda County Sheriff’s Office, demanding the right to put them on trial for attempting to suppress the new student and civil rights movement by unleashing police brutality against the “Occupy Cal” protest [...]

July 31, 2015 BAMN Affirmative Action, Featured, Fighting Racism, Occupy Movement, Police Brutality, Public Education, Social Justice Comments Off on BAMN demands right to put UC-Berkeley administrators, police on trial for brutality against ‘Occupy Cal’

UC-Berkeley March: Public Education for ALL, Not segregation, privatization and police repression!

UC-Berkeley March: Public Education for ALL, Not segregation, privatization and police repression!

UC-Berkeley March: Public Education for ALL, Not segregation, privatization and police repression! Adopt a UC-Berkeley 10% Plan With Oakland Public Schools Wednesday, March 4, 2015 12 Noon at California Hall (UC-Berkeley’s administration building, north of Bancroft + Telegraph) Double Underrepresented Minority Student Enrollment – Adopt a UC Berkeley/Oakland Version of the Texas 10% Plan and [...]

February 27, 2015 Ronald Cruz Featured, Fighting Racism, Hostile Campus Climate, Police Brutality, Public Education, Social Justice Comments Off on UC-Berkeley March: Public Education for ALL, Not segregation, privatization and police repression!

BERKELEY: March Dec. 8 for Justice for Mike Brown + Eric Garner and to Protest the Dec. 6 Police Riot

BERKELEY: March Dec. 8 for Justice for Mike Brown + Eric Garner and to Protest the Dec. 6 Police Riot

On December 6, 2014, over 500 UC-Berkeley students and community members marched to demand justice for Mike Brown and Eric Garner. Police from across the East Bay rioted against the peaceful crowd, with batons, tear gas, and rubber bullets. They broke one person’s leg, inflicted other injuries, and indiscriminately arrested members of the crowd. But [...]

December 5, 2014 Ronald Cruz Featured, Fighting Racism, Police Brutality, Social Justice Comments Off on BERKELEY: March Dec. 8 for Justice for Mike Brown + Eric Garner and to Protest the Dec. 6 Police Riot

VICTORY for the Student Movement and the UC Lick Observatory!

VICTORY for the Student Movement and the UC Lick Observatory!

*** For Immediate Release *** VICTORY FOR THE STUDENT MOVEMENT AND THE UC LICK OBSERVATORY! Press Conference at UC Berkeley SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8th, 10:15 AM UC Berkeley Sproul Plaza (intersection of Bancroft & Telegraph). Victory Rally and Press Conference at Lick Observatory SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8th, 1:30 PM UC LICK OBSERVATORY 7281 Mt Hamilton Rd, San [...]

November 7, 2014 Ronald Cruz Featured, Immigrants Rights, Napolitano Out Now!, Occupy Movement, Public Education, Social Justice Comments Off on VICTORY for the Student Movement and the UC Lick Observatory!

Save Lick Observatory! Defend Public Education!

Save Lick Observatory!  Defend Public Education!

Defend Academic Freedom and Scientific Inquiry! The historic Lick Observatory is the UC system’s home for astronomy education and research. There, in the laboratory of the sky, generations of astronomers have trained to contribute to our understanding of the universe, using the powerful space telescope to reach into other worlds and to bring down to [...]

September 21, 2014 BAMN Public Education, Social Justice Comments Off on Save Lick Observatory! Defend Public Education!

JAIL the Killer Cops: A Badge Is Not A License to Kill

JAIL the Killer Cops: A Badge Is Not A License to Kill

END the Policy of Cover-Up and Blaming the Victim The latest in a series of racist murders has produced the only response that could ever hope to break the otherwise endless cycle of injustice: mass resistance. With the exception of the outburst of impassioned struggle that has followed in Ferguson, Missouri, the police killing of Michael [...]

August 17, 2014 BAMN Fighting Racism, Police Brutality, Social Justice Comments Off on JAIL the Killer Cops: A Badge Is Not A License to Kill