A civil rights lawyer, UC Berkeley students and grads, artists, travelers and social workers all have a story to tell about their experiences and memories at People’s Park.
Among the photos are scenes from the 54th anniversary, a cake made in honor of park co-founder Michael Delacour, who died in March, and, of course, protesters.
At age 60, Dorothy Witt put her historical novel in a drawer and didn’t pick it up for another 31 years. Last year, she self-published the book, partly based on her grandmother’s life in 1860s Victorian England.
Join us this Friday, Dec. 1 for conversations with Tina Jones Williams and John King
A building boom is fueling the most dramatic change Berkeley’s cityscape has seen in generations. Berkeleyside Idea Makers will offer two conversations that will dive into what this means for all of us who live or work in Berkeley.
Friday, Dec. 1, 6:30 p.m.
Berkeley Art Museum and
Pacific Film Archive
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Other events include a book talk about ‘Greek Tragedy in a Global Crisis’ and a documentary about the making of ‘Fitzcarraldo.’
Berkeley must also be a city inclusive of elderly and young people who deserve safety in their neighborhoods and on their routes to school.
The board is expected to vote on Wednesday, and one option would leave Berkeley without a representative for two years.
As a working mom who rents in multifamily housing and an elected Berkeley Rent Stabilization Board commissioner, I know firsthand what it is like to be saddled with sky-high utility bills without solar.
Thus far, there appears to be no political will by the city of Berkeley to realize a program like Ceasefire.
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