The Week Against Hate Kicks off in Albany

Posted on November 19, 2019 in League News | comments

ALBANY – With two short films that spurred a dialogue about the fight against extremism, United Against Hate Week commenced on the local level on Sunday, November 17th. About 30 local residents and leaders attended...

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Alameda County Transportation Commission Reports ‘17-’18

Posted on November 14, 2019 in League News | comments

The Independent Watchdog Committee (IWC) for the Alameda County Transportation Commission (Alameda CTC) has published a public report on Measure B and BB sales tax activities for the fiscal year of 2017-2018, the 17th an...

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New BUSD Superintendent Brent Stephens On School Priorities, Funding

Posted on November 14, 2019 in League News | comments

New Berkeley Unified School District Superintendent Brent Stephens gave the second installment in the LWVBAE Face the Future Speaker Series, “A Conversation on Public Education in Berkeley” on Sunday, October 20 at B...

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Charlottesville and New American Nazis

Posted on November 14, 2019 in League News | comments

The Albany Library is hosting: “Documenting Hate -– Charlottesville and New American Nazis” Wednesday, November 20, 6:00 to 8:00 PM. It will be shown in the Edith Stone Room of the Albany Library 1247 Marin...

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Shirley Dean and the Local Environment

Posted on November 13, 2019 in League News | comments

Pioneer environmental activist, former Berkeley Mayor and City Council Member and continuing advocate for preservation of East Shore Parks, Shirley Dean wowed the monthly Environmental Concerns audience at Belmont Villag...

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Not In Our Town, Part of United Against Hate week

Posted on November 8, 2019 in League News | comments

Director Patrice O’Neill presents her film “Not In Our Town: Manhattan Beach”, Sunday, November 17 from 6:30 – 8:00 at Belmont Village, 1100 San Pablo Ave. in Albany. This portrait of a community grapplin...

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LWVUS Warns of Fake Census Mailers; Did you get one?

Posted on November 7, 2019 in League News | comments

Misleading Census Mailers LWVUS is aware of mailers labeled “2019 Congressional District Census” allegedly sent by the RNC to at least seven states so far (California, Louisiana, Montana, New York, Ohio, South Caroli...

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Shirley Dean and Local Environmentalism

Posted on November 7, 2019 in League News | comments

Shirley Dean, former Mayor of Berkeley, will talk about her environmental work, Monday November 11, 7:30 – 9:00pm at Belmont Village, 1100 San Pablo Ave, Albany. Shirley is currently president of the Citizens for East ...

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Alameda County District Attorney on Guns and Juvenile Justice

Posted on November 3, 2019 in League News | comments

The “Face the Future” Speaker Series brings Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley to the Berkeley Central Library, on Sunday, November 17, from 2 to 4 pm, to speak about “Innovating for Gun Safety a...

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CIVILTALK : GIMME SHELTER

Posted on October 29, 2019 in League News | comments

The Civil Talk discussion group will meet Wednesday November 6, 6:00 till 8:00pm, at the League office, 2530 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, to discuss the controversies surrounding “Affordable Housing”. Meet with us to sha...

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