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On Earth Day, Volunteers Plan To Clean Up Oakland Homeless Camp

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) — The city of Oakland ordered homeless individuals staying in a big camp to be gone by Friday or face eviction. On Friday evening, they were still there. 323 more words


Fire Roars Through Oakland Homeless Overpass Encampment

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A fast-moving fire roared through one of Oakland’s makeshift homeless encampments underneath the 880 freeway early Thursday, sending residents scrambling for safety. 178 more words


Massive West Oakland Homeless Encampment Spills Into The Street

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) – There’s an encampment in West Oakland that’s grown so large, it’s spilling onto the street.

The tents are now partially blocking traffic in West Oakland, underneath the I-980 overpass between Northgate  Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. 372 more words


Oak Trees

I was asked to teach a step by step painting class at our Girl Scout Service Unit Encampment. The theme was Amazing Race so the girls went to different locations all over camp and did activities from different countries-things like making sushi in Japan, playing Futbol in Spain, and painting with me in France. 94 more words

Art Lessons

Deadline to leave pipeline protest camp won't be extended

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers said it won’t extend a Wednesday deadline for Dakota Access oil pipeline opponents to vacate their encampment on federal land in North Dakota. 204 more words



almost New Year’s Eve—

in the homeless encampment

an old man’s last breath