Action Calendar


March 15-21
Protest the landing of the Marines in Oakland. Call 510 654-5628 for info.

March 21 noon-5 p.m.
People’s Park Community Garden spring planting day. West end of the Park, Haste above Telegraph, Berkeley. Call 510 658-9178 for info.

March 22
Youth Lobby Day: queer and ally youth gather and protest at State Capital for safety and acceptance in schools. Call Orin, 415 703-6150 x15 for info.

March 27 10 am – 6 pm
Anarchist Bookfair. San Francisco County Fair Building, 9th Ave. & Lincoln Way in Golden Gate Park. Free.

March 27-April
Holy Week peace walk from Las Vegas to the Nevada Test Site (65 miles) to protest the subcritical nuclear testing. For reservations call 510-658-7309.


April 2-4
West Coast Food Not Bombs Gathering. Ventura, Calif. Call 805-541-3925 for info.

April 8 7 p.m.
Native American Film Festival. Phoebe Hearst Museum of Anthropology, UCB. Free. Call 510-643-7648.

April 9 5:30 p.m.
East Bay Crticial Mass bike ride. Meet at Berkeley BART. Reclaim the Streets film showing & discussion of June 18

April 10 8:30 a.m.
Raising Peaceful Children, workshop to assist parents of pre-schoolers. 1035 Detroit Ave #200, Concord. $10. Preregister 925-939-7531.

April 11 4 p.m.
Slingshot new volunteer meeting. 3124 Shattuck, Berkeley.

April 12
Last day to file comments on the Federal Communications Commissions’ proposal to legalize some form of micro-powered radio. See page 15 for how to send comments.

April 15
War Tax Resistance Day. Protest at your local Post Office.

April 17
Empowering Women of Color Conference, with keynote by Dr. M. Joycelyn Elders. For more info call 510-642-2876 x5

April 17 11 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Berkeley Earth Day and eco-motion parade. Center & MLK.

April 24 10:30 a.m.
Millions for Mumia! Stop the execution. Western regional mass demonstration, San Francisco (with simultaneous demos in Philadelphia and elsewhere). Gather at Mission Delores Park ; march to Rally at Civic Center. Contact 415-821-0459 for info.

April 25 noon or so
Concert for 30th anniversary of People’s Park. Haste above Telegraph. Free.


May 1 11 a.m.
Reclaim May Day/International Workers’ Day. Dolores Park, SF. Call 415-339-7801. (See pg. 6.)

May 1 Noon
May Day is Jay Day Marijuana Demonstration. Stand up for legalization. Civic Center Plaza, SF. Call 415 971-3573.

May 7-10
Nevada Test Site demonstration to end nuclear weapons testing and reclaim Shoshone land. Call 760-852-4175 (see pg 2.)

May 9th
Celebration of John Brown’s birthday at his gravesite. See pg. 2. PO Box 24869, Oakland, CA 94623.

May 18
Article deadline for issue #65 of Slingshot. Send ‘em to 3124 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA 94705.

May 21-23
Portland, OR Second Regional Conference to End Corporate Dominance. Portland State University. Free. Contact 503-428-2354 for info.