From Blacks to Brown and Beyond


Professor Robert S. Oden of California State University Sacramento will discuss his latest book, “From Blacks to Brown and Beyond: the Struggle for Progressive Politics in Oakland, California, 1966-2011,” on Wednesday,
Feb. 27 from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. A former Oakland resident and Black Panther Party member, Dr. Oden will examine the city’s political power shifts from the mayoralty of Lionel Wilson in the 1970s to the present.
The discussion will be at the Main Library in the Bradley Walters auditorium, 125 14th St. in Oakland. For more information call (510) 238-3134.