Irene Rojas-Carroll

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Integrated Voter Engagement in the Bay Area

Posted by Irene Rojas-Carroll on July 1, 2022
WHAT IS INTEGRATED VOTER ENGAGEMENT? Bay Rising and our member organizations all use a strategy called integrated voter engagement (IVE) Read More
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Do You Know Who Your DA Is?

Posted by Irene Rojas-Carroll on June 6, 2022
District attorneys are powerful elected officials, but many of us can’t remember the last time we voted for one. Here Read More
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Oakland Ethics Commissioners, City Council Members Back Oakland Fair Elections Act to Modernize City’s Public Financing System

Posted by Irene Rojas-Carroll on April 20, 2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2022CONTACT: Irene Rojas-Carroll, irene@bayrising.org, 510 439 6648 Oakland ethics commissioners, city council members Read More

The 2021 DOTS Fellows

Posted by Irene Rojas-Carroll on December 10, 2021
In addition to our civic engagement work, Bay Rising offers spaces where our member organizations and other allied Bay Area Read More
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Wizard of Oz Characters Come to Life at Goldman Sachs, Demand Senate Reject Corporate Greed, Pass Strong Build Back Better Act

Posted by Irene Rojas-Carroll on November 10, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 10, 2021Contact: Kimi Lee, info@bayrising.org Protest is Part of a National Day of Action Targeting Corporate-Backed Read More

Everyone Wins When Our Elected Officials Reflect the Diversity of the Region

Posted by Irene Rojas-Carroll on September 22, 2021
By Michelle Huang of PolicyLink and Kimi Lee of Bay Rising This blog can also be found on the website Read More
People climb scaffolding at Occupy/Decolonize Oakland

Statement on COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Posted by Irene Rojas-Carroll on March 10, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, March 10, 2020MEDIA CONTACT: Irene Rojas-Carroll / irene@bayrising.org / 510 439 6648 cell Safety from public Read More
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People climb scaffolding at Occupy/Decolonize Oakland

Architects of Our Own Future

Posted by Irene Rojas-Carroll on June 1, 2018
By María Poblet It was November 2, 2011. I could feel the energy almost crackling in the air. The Occupy Read More
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