Noel Gallo

Elections Come Home to Roost–Oakland to the World

Nowhere did the Left show its power to assert equity and accountability like Oakland with the possible exception of the entire state of Georgia-a place where I’ve spent many months this year and I never thought I’d say this–it was nothing short of miraculous!




Tell the Oakland City Council Tonight–ReFund Oakland

Let’s turn the tide on Oakland’s displacement and new homeless epidemic and invest in preventing more human suffering.  That’s how we’ll build an equitable and inclusive Oakland for All!  Please contact the Oakland City Council!!



November 2016 Oakland Voters’ Guide

The presidential election is still getting almost all of the coverage, but in our state, county and city lots of important issues are getting decided…


Thank You Oakland City Government!

I know the headline of this blog is shocking-and if you’re one of those people who believes government can’t do anything right-you might want to…



We Want Real Police Reform, Not Faux Fixes

The Coalition for Police Accountability, a group of community organizations, individuals, and unions [coalitionforpoliceaccountability.org] for police reform, has been working with Oakland City Council Members Dan Kalb,…