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Violence, Mass Incarceration, & a Road to Repair

Posted on Nov 27, 2023 in

The League of Women Voters of California’s Justice Interest Group will discuss Danielle Sered’s book "Until We Reckon: Violence, Mass Incarceration, and a Road to Repair" at the next meeting on Tuesday, 11/28 at 5:30...

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Renew Membership and Donate. It's Time.

Posted on Nov 21, 2023 in

Now is the time to renew your membership in the League. Without your help we cannot supply weekly information on local events that give you the information critical to civic action and voting. Without your help we ca...

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Native American Heritage Month

Posted on Nov 15, 2023 in

How the world sees you depends on who tells your story. The very history of the millions of people who have lived on these continents have been written by people foreign to them. The continents themselves were named for ...

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See What Happened for United Against Hate Week

Posted on Nov 27, 2023 in

The League of Women Voters of Berkeley, Albany and Emeryville’s Diversity Equity and Inclusion Team (DEI) held a Zoom event for United Against Hate Week on November 16th from 7 to 8 PM. We were happy to have about 15-2...

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Albany Climate Action Committee Reviews Several Helpful City Programs

Posted on Nov 27, 2023 in

The City of Albany Climate Action Committee met on November 15th, 2023 to discuss matters related to policy and education on new updates to a number of programs. The next meeting will be held on December 20th, 2023. F...

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Berkeley’s New Mental Health Crisis Response

Posted on Nov 13, 2023 in

Berkeley's Specialized Care Unit offers non-police help for mental health and substance use crises, promoting outreach and dialogue. Call (510) 948-0075. Berkeley residents facing mental health or substance use crises ...

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Albany Policing Commission & Crime Data

Posted on Nov 20, 2023 in

The Albany Policing Commission held their monthly meeting on November 16th, 2023, at 7:00 PM. The meeting began with its customary roll call and land acknowledgments, as well as a quick discussion about the Albany Police...

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About United Against Hate Week - Nov 12 to 18, 2023

Posted on Nov 15, 2023 in

What is the difference between a Hate Crime and a Hate Incident? First, for a historical perspective, read Barack Obama’s speech on the enactment of the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act o...

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Albany’s Racial Inclusivity & Social Equity Commission Reviews Plans to Address Racism

Posted on Nov 10, 2023 in

The Albany Racial Inclusivity and Social Equity Commission met on November 7th to discuss many topics such as updates to their work plan, subcommittees, possible presentations, and future agenda topics. There was also a ...

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Fall Meeting 10-26-2023

Posted on Nov 03, 2023 in

See the video of the 2023 League of Women Voters of Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville, Fall Meeting The Fall Meeting took place 6:30 - 8 PM on October 26th over Zoom. Our featured guests included Alameda County Assessor ...

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