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.
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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...
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...