Bay Area

2014 California Voter Guide

The Bay Area and Southern California regions of Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice are proud to provide this guide to propositions appearing on California’s November ballot. Download the complete guide to read our in-depth analysis of the critical issues on the November 4 ballot.

Labor Day March

Join us in support of Unite Here and workers to march against non-union hotel, Hyatt Fisherman’s Wharf. Meet at the corner of Beach St & The Embarcadero; we will march to the Hyatt Fisherman’s Wharf.

From UNITEHERE!: “Hyatt Fisherman’s Wharf workers have been engaged in a struggle for dignity, respect, a voice on the job and a fair process to a card check since 2008. The Hyatt Fisherman’s Wharf was the first of 15 non-union Hyatt hotels to publicly call on Hyatt to agree to a fair process for workers to organize.

San Francisco Jewish Film Festival: Take Action Day

This full day lineup features award-winning films that offer us the opportunity to repair the world through our actions (the Jewish value of Tikkun Olam). These powerful stories highlight pressing issues of our time. From poverty and homelessness to workers rights, reproductive rights and immigration, these films feature stories that move us to take action and make a difference in the world.

Bend the Arc, Faith Leaders gather in Oakland as Part of National Day of Action on Voting Rights Tuesday

Prominent Jewish Advocacy Group, Rabbi Michael Rothbaum, Pastor BK Woodson and Cantor Sharon Bernstein Join Other Vigils Nationwide to Call For Action on Voting Rights Amendment Act, Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Freedom Summer
Summary: 

Media Advisory for Tuesday, June 24. As part of a national day of action, Bend the Arc, Rabbi Michael Rothbaum, Pastor BK Woodson, and Cantor Sharon Bernstein will hold a vigil and call to action Tuesday in front of the Oakland Federal Building in support of the Voting Rights Amendment Act.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Voting Rights Vigil - Bay Area

Join Bend the Arc, Rabbi Michael Rothbaum, Pastor BK Woodson, and Cantor Sharon Bernstein as we gather in Oakland next Tuesday for a vigil and call to action.

The vigil will take place at 12:15pm in front of the Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building, 1301 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94612 (in the plaza between 12th St and 14th St). Afterward, we'll be providing lunch for those who RSVP by emailing Susan Lubeck at slubeck@bendthearc.us.

Pages