Join the New Equality Team!

Posted on April 5, 2017 in League News | comments

The Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville Chapter of the LWV is currently exploring interest in establishing a new Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Team. Jessica Powell, with international experience in gender equality issue...

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Join the Climate March! April 29, in Oakland, 11 am & More

Posted on April 2, 2017 in League News | comments

On April 29, people will join together in marches across the U.S. to show our support for climate science and the need for action on climate change. The League of Women Voters is a co-sponsor of the primary march in Was...

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DiCaprio Climate Film & Climate Action Expo Fri Apr 21 6:30pm

Posted on April 1, 2017 in League News | comments

Leonardo DiCaprio asks  “what is our future in the face of climate change” in his film, Before the Flood. It’s Earth Day. Come watch it with us at the East Bay Climate Action Expo and join in a discus...

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City of Berkeley On-Line Citizen’s Forum: This week–Homelessness Policy

Posted on March 30, 2017 in League News | comments

Express your views on public issues to the City of Berkeley through a new on-line Forum called Berkeley Considers. The current topic, Homelessness Policy, is available for comment until April 4, 2017. The link to partici...

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Add Your Name: Demand that Trump Back Up Unlawful Voting Claims

Posted on March 23, 2017 in League News | comments

The League of Women Voters of the United States has joined a coalition demanding that President Trump back up his unsubstantiated claims that millions of illegal votes were cast in November.  League President Chris Cars...

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Send Some Cash To LWVBAE–Support Our Volunteer Efforts

Posted on March 21, 2017 in League News | comments

We can do all our work and more–with your help. Do you always check our analyses of ballot measures before you vote? Do you attend our candidate or ballot measure forums? Check up on issues and candidates on Voters...

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LWVUS Update: March 16, 2017–Lobby on Health Care, Democracy and More

Posted on March 20, 2017 in League News | comments

Last week we launched our opposition to the congressional healthcare plan which would revoke coverage for millions of Americans while dangerously raising costs for millions more. Meanwhile, I attended a redistricting con...

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League Supports Prop. 13 Reform in Meetings with Elected Officials

Posted on March 17, 2017 in League News | comments

Energy sparked globally by the Jan. 21 Women’s March continued to bubble forth for Prop. 13 Reform and other Progressive causes during  March. [Want to join the campaign: go to the Team Meeting Sat 15 April at 10 am i...

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Re-Imagine Adeline Exhibit Sat, Mar 25 and Mon, Mar 27-Fri, Mar 31

Posted on March 16, 2017 in League News | comments

The Re-Imagine Adeline Exhibit will be on display again at the Ed Roberts Campus Sat, March 25 and Monday, March 27th through Friday, March 31st. Open hours on chart below. The City of Berkeley also has new online resour...

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Oakland League All-City Luncheon and Awards, Wed. April 19

Posted on March 15, 2017 in League News | comments

Ari Berman, media commentator and author will speak at the ever-popular Oakland League All-City Luncheon and Making Democracy Work Awards event on Wednesday, April 19, from 11:15 am to 1:30 pm at the Oakland Scottish Rit...

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