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February 2019
Courage Under Fire The Story of Elroy
$- 20

Courage Under Fire: The Story of Elroy

February 18 @ 7:00 pm
The Flight Deck,
1540 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States

[Performing Arts]

December 20182018
An Evening with Ta-Nehisi Coates
$ - See event webpage

Staff PickAn Evening with Ta-Nehisi Coates (Dec 17)

December 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
JCCSF,
3200 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94118 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics
$8 – $60

Staff PickFor Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics (Dec 12)

December 12, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Commonwealth Club,
110 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

Shine BEO Honors
$35 – $100

Staff PickShine! The 2018 BEO Honors

December 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Impact Hub Oakland,
2323 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States

[Politics, Awards]

November 2018
The Rev. Jesse Jackson A Conversation About the Promise of America
$10 – $55

Staff PickThe Rev. Jesse Jackson: A Conversation About the Promise of America

November 29, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Marines' Memorial Theatre,
609 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

YBCA 100 Summit
$- 24.50

Staff PickYBCA 100 Summit – Reimagining Political Power (Nov 3)

November 3, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts,
701 Mission Street (at 3rd Street) , San Francisco, CA 94103 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

YBCA 100 Summit
$24.50

Staff PickYBCA 100 Summit – The Future of Visual Culture (Nov 3)

November 3, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts,
701 Mission Street (at 3rd Street) , San Francisco, CA 94103 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

Calling Youth to Power
$ - 0

Calling Youth to Power

November 3, 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts,
701 Mission Street (at 3rd Street) , San Francisco, CA 94103 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

October 2018
Oakland Faith Community Candidate Forum
$ - 0

Oakland Faith Community Candidate Forum

October 30, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Good Hope Missionary Baptist church,
5717 Foothill Boulevard , Oakland, CA 94605 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

BWOPA 50th – Mobilizing for Power to Sustain Our Leadership
$0 – $500

BWOPA 50th – Mobilizing for Power to Sustain Our Leadership

October 27, 2018 - October 28, 2018
Intercontinental Hotel,
888 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103 United States

[Business]

Rep. Barbara Lee Celebrating 20 Years in Congress
$10 – $45

Staff PickRep. Barbara Lee: Celebrating 20 Years in Congress (Oct 5)

October 5, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
Commonwealth Club,
110 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

April Ryan Under Fire in the Trump White House
$15 – $65

Staff PickApril Ryan: Under Fire in the Trump White House (Oct 1)

October 1, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Commonwealth Club,
110 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

September 2018
Juan Williams The War on Civil Rights
$10 – $55

Staff PickJuan Williams: The War on Civil Rights (Sept 27)

September 27, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Commonwealth Club,
110 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

She the People Summit
$75 – $1,000

Staff PickShe the People Summit (Sept 20)

September 20, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Julia Morgan Theatre,
2640 College Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

DeRay Mckesson On the Other Side of Freedom
$10 – $65

Staff PickDeRay Mckesson: On the Other Side of Freedom (Sept 18)

September 18, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Marines' Memorial Theatre,
609 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

August 2018
A Conversation with Van Jones  Social Justice, Public Policy, and the Tech Sector
$35 – $500

Staff PickA Conversation with Van Jones: Social Justice, Public Policy, and the Tech Sector

August 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Postmates,
201 3rd St #200, San Francisco, CA 94103 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

Meet Malia Cohen In Oakland
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Meet Malia Cohen In Oakland

August 7, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oakland,
Oakland, CA United States

[Lecture/Panel]

Sean Spicer The Briefing
$15 – $75

Sean Spicer: The Briefing

August 2, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Marines' Memorial Theatre,
609 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

July 2018
CNN’s David Gergen- Where Is America Headed
$12.61 – $54.84

CNN’s David Gergen: Where Is America Headed?

July 24, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Commonwealth Club,
110 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

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$0-$2700

Let’s Party! – Double Celebration honoring Congresswoman Barbara Lee

July 14, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cypress Mandela Training Center,
977 66th Ave, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

[Party, Fundraiser]

Reviving Our Democracy A Conversation With Rev. William J. Barber
$ 20

Reviving Our Democracy: A Conversation With Rev. William J. Barber

July 12, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
First Congregational Church of Berkeley,
2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94704 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

Malcolm Nance- How Russia Is Destroying Democracy
$10 – $55

Malcolm Nance: How Russia Is Destroying Democracy

July 9, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Commonwealth Club,
110 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

June 2018
Nikole Hannah-Jones
$29

Staff PickNikole Hannah-Jones in Conversation with Alexis Madrigal

June 4, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Nourse Theater,
275 Hayes Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 United States

[Talks & Lectures]

May 2018
ECONOMIST DAMBISA MOYO THE EDGE OF CHAOS
$10 - $55

Economist Dambisa Moyo : The Edge of Chaos

May 17, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
Commonwealth Club,
110 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

PETE SOUZA
$ - See event webpage

Staff PickPete Souza

May 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Curran Theatre,
445 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

A Voteless People Is A Hopeless People Exhibit!
$-0

A Voteless People Is A Hopeless People Exhibit!

May 5, 2018 - August 9, 2018
African American Center (San Francisco Public Library),
100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102 United States

[Visual Arts]

Willie Brown
$ - See event webpage

Staff PickWillie Brown: Annual Commonwealth Club Lecture

May 2, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
Commonwealth Club,
110 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

THE GOOD FIGHT- AMERICA’S ONGOING STRUGGLE FOR JUSTICE
$10 - $65

Staff PickThe Good Fight- America’s Onging Struggle for Justice

May 1, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
Marines' Memorial Theatre,
609 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

April 2018
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$ - See event ebsite

Staff Pick[Spring Lineup] Questlove, Boots Riley, Janet Mock, Opioid Crisis, Nikole Hannah-Jones

April 21, 2018 - June 4, 2018
Nourse Theater,
275 Hayes Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 United States

[Talks & Lectures]

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Free

Staff PickDISSENT: Speaking Up, Speaking Back, Speaking Black

April 12, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Cemex Auditorium (Stanford Graduate School of Business),
655 Knight Way, Stanford, CA 94305 United States

[Lecture/Panel]

Walls and Bridges Extremism
$-0

Walls and Bridges: Extremism

April 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco,
750 Kearny Street, San Francisco, CA 94108 United States

[Performing Arts]

March 2018
Race & Equity Dinner - Financial Inequities and Empowerment
$15

Race & Equity Dinner | Financial Inequities and Empowerment

March 29, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bayview Opera House Ruth Williams Memorial Theatre,
4705 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94124 United States

[Forum]

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