BAECast: September 27 Podcast Available Now

Posted on May 23, 2018 in League News | comments

At our Spring meeting, May 2018, Garrick Smalley and Garrett Bowers-Dodd introduced the League’s new Podcast. You can find Episodes 1 – 5 here. The link is also under ‘League News’ and ‘Get ...


We have Videos of Forums, Candidates and Measure 3

Posted on May 20, 2018 in League News | comments

Candidates for State Assembly District 15, Alameda County District Attorney, and A Discussion of Measure 3. The April 5th Forum for State Assembly District 15 Candidates. Forum for Alameda County District Attorney May 9,...


Our Action Coordinator writes an OpEd

Posted on May 17, 2018 in League News | comments

Preston Jordan, a member of our Board of Directors and Coordinator of our Action Team, has an OpEd published currently on Berkeleyside, a great example of local media. His OpEd  discusses the difference in pollution bet...


Two (Good Causes) for the Price of One!

Posted on May 15, 2018 in League News | comments

Climate Protection enthusiasts filled the 4th floor auditorium of the Scottish Rite Center in Oakland Monday, May 14, to hear a panel of Climate leaders organized with the help of renowned climate pioneer Bill McKibben o...


Upcoming Forums: County Candidate Forums: Wed May 9

Posted on May 1, 2018 in League News | comments

Learn more about  candidates for County Controller-Auditor, Assessor and District Attorney at these candidate events cosponsored by the Oakland and Piedmont Leagues of Women Voters.  A Forum for The Alameda County boar...


Prop 13 Reform Team Keeps Gathering Signatures–even in wind

Posted on April 30, 2018 in League News | comments

Seizing a new opportunity to promote “Schools and Communities First!”, LWVBAE Prop. 13 Reform Team members accepted the kind invitation of Director Beatriz Leyva-Cutler to table at the Bahia, Inc., walkathon for heal...


Envir. Concerns: Berkeley Shellmound Proposed Development May 14 7:30p

Posted on April 28, 2018 in League News | comments

Distinguished speakers Malcolm Margolin and Corrina Gould address the Berkeley Shellmound proposed development on the Spenger’s parking lot area  in the LWVBAE Environmental Concerns Series on Monday, May 14, 20...


Climate Change and Labor: Report on Recent Meeting

Posted on April 22, 2018 in League News | comments

Union members and climate activists gathered for a discussion on Climate Change and Labor: Challenges and Opportunities March 12 in San Francisco. Moderated by Blue Green Alliance West Coast Director JB Tengco with audie...


Election Study Update–April 2018

Posted on April 20, 2018 in League News | comments

The Study Committee has made substantial progress. It has settled on criteria for judging the methods under study–single seat ranked choice, single seat plurality, ranked choice at large, and plurality at large.  ...


Alameda Cnty Bd of Ed, Trustee Area 1, Forum Fri, April 27, 6pm

Posted on April 19, 2018 in League News | comments

A Forum for candidates for Alameda County Board of Education, Trustee Area 1(Albany, Berkeley, Emeryville, and portions of Oakland that include North Oakland,   Temescal, Rockridge, and the northern portion of West Oak...


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