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Bay Area Stares Down White Supremacists

Posted By TBA Staff, Friday, August 25, 2017
Updated: Friday, August 25, 2017

Even as it appears that we have stared down the racist rallies this weekend, we urge you to speak up and stand up for the values that define us as a theatre community.
 
Brad Erickson, Rachel Fink
And Theatre Bay Area Staff

Read our full letter here.
 
Please Note: In light of the cancellation of both the Patriot Prayer rally and the No-to-Marxism event in Berkeley, the event times and locations listed below are subject to change. We recommend you follow the Facebook event or the organization sponsoring the offering directly for updates.

This is not a full list of offerings. Visit these sites for more info and details on all the activities this weekend:

KQED - One Right-Wing Rally Canceled as Bay Area Officials Push Back Against Fringe-Right Rallies

SFist - Here Are All The Counter-Demonstrations Planned During Saturday's Alt-Right Rally In SF

KPFA - Counter-Protests Planned for the Bay Area

SF Chronicle - Bay Area political events: SF, Berkeley rallies, counter protests

FRIDAY, AUGUST 25

5:30 PM – 9:00 PM  San Francisco Interfaith Council ~ Interfaith Gathering Against Hate
Congregation Emanu-El, 2 Lake Street, San Francisco

7:00 PM  Anti-Hate Digital Light Vigil
Crissy Field, San Francisco

SATURDAY, AUGUST 26

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM  March Against Hate
Starting at Marina Green, Crissy Field, San Francisco

12:00 Noon - 2:00 PM  Come Together – Juanita More
Speeches – Music – Art – No Politicians – Grass Roots
Harvey Milk Plaza, San Francisco

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM  Peace, Love and Understanding
Hosted by Michael Franti and Spearhead
Civic Center Plaza, San Francisco

SUNDAY, AUGUST 26

11:00 AM  Resist Racist Violence & Hate in Berkeley with SURJ Bay Area
Ohlone Park – Meet at Hearst and Martin Luther King Blvd and march to Berkeley City Hall

12:00 Noon  Protest the White Supremacist Rally: Communities Against Racism & Fascism
Civic Center Park, Berkeley

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM  Bay Area Rally Against Hate
Crescent Lawn, UC Berkeley, near Addison & Oxford Streets, Berkeley

Tags:  advocacy  Community Events 

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