Tag: Post Office

Post Office Sit-In Continues

Dave Welsh posted this via email: Bulletin #3 – Day 12 of Tent City on steps of Berkeley’s Post Office Tent City to privateers: Hands off the public commons! Halt the heist of the Post Office! Berkeley, California, August 7, 2013 – The Tent City on the steps of Berkeley’s main post office is now in its 12th day. Two dozen campers have been sleeping there to rally opposition …

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Save the Post Office – Media coverage

Occupella’s Hali Hammer sends this roundup of links to videos and media coverage of the Post Office issue: YouTube video of the the demonstration at the Berkeley Post Office July 27: Another video of the second day of demonstrations: NBC coverage video of July 28 event, click here.  (Link may work only in Firefox) Contra Costa Times …

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Berkeley Post Office: Not Just a Building

The Berkeley Post Office is on the auction block in one of the slimiest backroom deals in the sordid history of pol-fin clubbiness. This centrally located building is a 99-year old architectural and cultural landmark, but it’s not just a building.  OK, it’s just another piece of real estate, another sales commission  to the mega-broker …

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