Find out about upcoming Ella Baker Center events, events hosted by our allies, and events our staff is at across the country. 

Undoing Our Unjust Money Bail System

May 30, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

The Ella Baker Center for Human Rights is excited to invite you to an upcoming forum in Los Angeles: Undoing Our Unjust Money Bail System Forum....

Screening: Invisible Bars

May 31, 2017 - 7:00pm

Director John Beck has been raising awareness about the stories of Bay Area children growing up with parents in prison.

For the past three years, he's been working with Project Avary, a Bay Area nonprofit based in Marin, to follow several of the kids in their program, while also filming in San Francisco courtrooms, halfway houses, churches and Solano and San Quentin state...

Becoming Ms. Burton Book Signing

June 5, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

"Susan's life story is one our nation desperately needs to hear and understand. This is a story about personal transformation and collective power. It is about one woman's journey to freedom, but it will help free us all." -Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow.

Join Susan Burton for her Bay Area book release! Susan will offer some remarks and will be signing...

Berkeley FILM Foundation presents “Life After Life” at The New Parkway

June 6, 2017 -
6:45pm to 9:45pm

Join us for this Berkeley Film Foundation funded film screening with an in-depth panel discussion post-screening with:


Azadeh Zohrabi,...

Organizing Oakland’s 2017 Night Out for Safety & Liberation

June 7, 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us at Ella Baker Center's monthly member meeting!


This month, we will be organizing for our 5th annual Night Out for Safety & Liberation Oakland Block Party. On...