Oakland Must Establish MACRO Immediately Says The Worker Agency

Oakland Must Establish MACRO—an Alternative to Leading with Police for Mental Health Crises Response—Immediately Oakland residents, labor and elected officials are calling on the City Of Oakland to immediately implement … Read More

The Defund Oakland Police Coalition Report On Reimagining Public Safety In Oakland

Oakland – Today the Defund Oakland Police Coalition released a comprehensive report in response to the draft recommendations issued by Oakland’s Reimagining Public Safety Task Force (RPSTF). At a press … Read More

Oakland Progressive Party Final Rehearsal YouTube Video

OPP Final Rehearsal From YouTube Channel: December 3, 2020 at 07:31AM ONN – Oakland Progressive Party Final Rehearsal YouTube Video This video features a number of Oakland politicos and elected … Read More

Re-Elect Rebecca Kaplan Over Sidebotham, Johnson For Oakland City Council At-Large In 2020

In the 2020 Oakland Elections, Oakland City Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan is facing a major challenge from friend and perennial campaigner Nancy Sidebotham, and newcomer Derreck Johnson. Nancy is an incredible … Read More

On Oakland City Council District Three Race, McElhaney, Fife, Cat Brooks, Noni Sessions

On Oakland City Council District Three Race, McElhaney, Fife, Cat Brooks, Noni Sessions ONN – On Oakland City Council District Three Race, McElhaney, Fife, Cat Brooks, Noni Sessions On Oakland … Read More

John Jones III On Cat Brooks Comments On Coalition For Police Accountability, Ginale Harris Ouster

John Jones III On Cat Brooks Comments On Coalition For Police Accountability, Ginale Harris Ouster From YouTube Channel: August 13, 2020 at 12:14PM ONN – John Jones III On Cat … Read More

Cat Brooks Blasts Oakland Coalition For Police Accountability In Ginale Harris Ouster From Police Commission

Caught Cat Brooks for a 37 minute interview from her mountain perch and via the Zennie62Media network. The actress that become activist, and almost the Mayor of Oakland (I still … Read More

Cat Brooks Talks Her “The Black House” Short Play, Oakland Politics And The Police Commission

Cat Brooks Talks “Her The Black House” Short Play, Oakland Politics, And Kamala Harris From YouTube Channel: August 12, 2020 at 08:01AM ONN – Cat Brooks Talks Her “The Black … Read More

Oakland City Council Fakes Defunding Police, Slashes Community Services Says Cat Brooks

Oakland – Tuesday night July 21, 2020, The Oakland City Council had the historic opportunity to address the decades-long budget inequity that has left police with the lion’s share of … Read More

Oakland Overwhelmingly Supports Defunding Police, Investing In Housing, And Health Services

Community Survey Finds Overwhelming Support Across Oakland for Defunding OPD and Investing in Housing, Mental Health Services Survey conducted by #DefundthePolice Coalition finds strong support for Councilmember Nikky Bas’s (District … Read More

Oakland City Council District 3 2020 Election Race: Lynette Gibson McElhaney, Carroll Fife + 5 Challengers

Lynette Gibson McElhaney, the incumbent, two-term, Oakland City Council District Three Councilmember has managed to draw six challengers as of this writing: Jesse Alexander, Carroll Fife, Brandi Haskins, Noel Pico, … Read More

Anya Svanoe, Carroll Fife, And ACCE Used Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Money To Harass Phil Tagami In Oakland

After his Oakland home and neighborhood were harassed by a 90-car march of people representing a non-profit group effort organized by someone named Anya Svanoe, Phil Tagami posted this question … Read More

Anya Svanoe March On Phil Tagami’s House In Oakland Because She Thinks He’s Rich Is Stupid

Anya Svanoe March On Phil Tagami’s House In Oakland Because She Thinks He’s Rich Is Stupid ONN – Anya Svanoe March On Phil Tagami’s House In Oakland Because She Thinks … Read More

Choice Of Steven Falk As Oakland Mayor Schaaf’s Interim City Administrator, Says She Doesn’t Want Black Men For CAO

Steven Falk, the former Lafayette City Manager, was advanced as Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf’s selection to replace outgoing City Manager Sabrina Landreith. Unfortunately, Mayor Schaaf continues a pattern of forming … Read More

Here’s Why Jeremy Gong Really Isn’t Running For The Oakland City Council District 1 Seat In 2020

Here’s Why Jeremy Gong Really Isn’t Running For The Oakland City Council District 1 Seat In 2020 ONN – Here’s Why Jeremy Gong Really Isn’t Running For The Oakland City … Read More

Jeremy Gong Isn’t Running For The Oakland City Council District 1 Seat, FYI

Jeremy Gong Isn’t Running For The Oakland City Council District 1 Seat, FYI ONN – Jeremy Gong Isn’t Running For The Oakland City Council District 1 Seat, FYI Jeremy Gong … Read More

Moms 4 Housing Oakland Draws Army Of Protestors Awaiting Alameda County Sherriffs

Oakland – Moms 4 Housing’s insistence on taking the Wedgewood Properties home at 2928 Magnolia St. in West Oakland has attracted a giant crowd of people who are apparently willing, … Read More

White Oakland Celebrates Loren Taylor Win Over Desley Brooks – Postscript

Just after I wrote the Oakland News Now blog post “White Oakland Celebrates Loren Taylor Win Over Desley Brooks,” I received this text message from a friend of mine who … Read More

Google Trends Has Cat Brooks Over Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf

If Google Trends current information is to be taken as a predictor of the outcome of the Oakland Mayoral Election, then a cold, direct, dispassionate reading of it points to … Read More

Cat Brooks: 2018 Oakland Mayoral Election Candidate Policies And Positions

2018 Oakland Mayoral And City Council Candidate Questionnaire by Zennie62Media This 20-question questionnaire was designed to give Oaklanders a chance to evaluate, at once, the plans and philosopies of all … Read More

Cat Brooks Oakland Mayoral Race Candidate Update Interview

Oakland News Now – Cat Brooks Oakland Mayoral Race Candidate Update Interview. Ms Brooks was kind enough to grant this interview during the McClymonds High School Candidates Forum, Thursday night. … Read More

Oakland Mayoral Election Candidates Including Libby Schaaf And Cat Brooks At West Oakland Forum

The “WOJLOO” Forum, or “West Oakland, Jack London, Old Oakland” candidates forum was held after what Jesse A.J. Smith, the only Oakland Mayoral Election Candidate who covers the races only … Read More

Cat Brooks Lands Sole Endorsement Of Wellstone Democratic Club In Oakland Mayoral Race

Oakland News Now – Cat Brooks earned the Sole Endorsement Of The Wellstone Democratic Club in the 2018 Oakland Mayoral Race. Brooks beat the incumbent Mayor Libby Schaaf and challengers … Read More

At Oakland Candidates Forum Mayor Libby Schaaf Gets Booed On Homeless Issue By Cat Brooks-Dominated Crowd

The Alameda County Democratic Party Forum held tonight at the Elihu M. Harris State Building and moderated by the man the giant building was named after looked like it might … Read More

Pamela Price Runs For Mayor Of Oakland – Google Trends Reveals Shocking Election News

Pamela Price, the Oakland lawyer who challenged Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley in this year’s election contest, and who represented Jasmine Abuslin (AKA Celeste Guap), the woman at the … Read More

Rebecca Kaplan To Run For Mayor of Oakland With Cat Brooks In Ranked Choice Voting Ploy

Rebecca Kaplan’s doing what Oakland Mayoral Election Candidate Nancy Sidebotham said the Oakland At-Large Councilmember was going to do earlier this week: announcing she’s running for Mayor Of Oakland. She’s … Read More

Cat Brooks, After Interview On Run For Mayor Of Oakland, Helpings Artists Avoid Homeless Conditions

It’s been about three weeks since this author interviewed Oakland Activist and Candidate for Mayor of Oakland Cat Brooks, and what has she done since then? Well, before we go … Read More

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