Brooke Anderson

Brooke Anderson

Brooke Anderson is an Oakland, California-based organizer and photojournalist. She has spent 20 years building movements for social, economic, racial and ecological justice. She is a proud union member of the Pacific Media Workers Guild, CWA 39521, AFL-CIO.

Articles by this author

Oakland Education Association President, Keith Brown, leads a march today of striking teachers through downtown Oakland. “We ask the School Board Superintendent: Which side are you on?” said Brown, as he rallied a crowd of thousands of striking teachers, parents, and students. (Photo:Inthesetimes) Views
Friday, February 22, 2019
"Out Here Because I Love Teaching”: The Oakland Teachers Strike, In Photos
Thousands of teachers in Oakland, California, went on strike this morning—the latest in a series of increasingly militant work stoppages by educators across the country. In January, teachers in Los Angeles, California, won a historic strike, securing smaller class sizes, a nurse in every school, a...
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Monique Harris, an employer of personal attendants and member of Hand in Hand, mobilizes against family separation and detention at the July 2 #FreeOurFuture rally in San Diego on July 2nd. (Brooke Anderson) Views
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Defending Undocumented Nannies, House Cleaners and Caregivers in Trump’s America
“If you haven’t used the bathroom yet, now is a really good time to go,” shouts Stacy Kono as 50 people board an early morning bus to San Diego on Sunday, July 1st at a West Oakland (California) parking lot. “It’s a long drive.” The bus lowers an accessible ramp, allowing several passengers who use...
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