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We did it! Long-term, low-rent, QTPOC space in Oakland. Forever.

OMG WE DID IT!!! A long-time, low-rent community building in East Oakland could’ve become a giant playground for big tech. But as of November 28th, 2017, it’s staying an affordable, people of color-led social justice center, because of you! Our landlord sold the building and you raised more than $90,000 to help us buy it. The… [read more…]

Blue text "Liberate 23rd ave Community Building!" with building and group of tenants in background

Tenderfest 2.0: A Trans POC Dance & Music Fest

::: love is resistance ~ resistance is love ::: Peacock Rebellion presents Tenderfest 2.0: A Trans POC Dance + Music Festival Friday, February 9th + Saturday, February 10th, 2018 Doors 7pm / Show 7:30pm @ LOL, 1234 23rd Ave., and surrounding venues Oakland ~~~~~TIX ARE FREE w/ RSVP! Update: Advance tix are sold out and… [read more…]

Image: Illustration of a dark-skinned femme's head, eyes closed, mouth open, with pink and yellow butterflies flying around hir. Text: Peacock Rebellion presents Tenderfest 2.0: A Trans POC Dance & Music Fest. February 9th & 10th, 2018 Oakland. Tix & Info & www.peacockrebellion.org

Get Centered: Rapid-Response Slow-Down Day

Saturday, March 30, 201910am-5pm (drop in anytime) @ Liberating Ourselves Locally (LOL, Peacock Rebellion’s maker space)1234 23rd Ave. b/w E. 12th St. & International Blvd.Oakland/Huichin Feeling stuck by constant crisis mode but still want to help out? Come slow down with community. Like a hack-a-thon (teams! prizes! food! fun!) but not (go at your own… [read more…]

[Image Description: White text with a dark image of various colors in a spiral in the background. Text: A Rapid-Response Slow-Down Day, Get Centered | Saturday March 30, 2019 11am - 5pm | Peacock Rebellion | LOL 1234 23rd Ave, Oakland]

Trans POC Arts Networking

Saturday April 6, 201910:30am-3pm@ Eastside Arts Alliance, Huichin/Oakland Just for trans people of color who do arts production roles like: Stage manager * Video editor  * Photographer * Tech director *Graphic designer * House manager * DJ * A/V tech *Board ops * Lighting design * Sound design *Set design * Costume design * Safety team coordinator or member *Accessibility coordinator *Marketing and promo This is a… [read more…]

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The Fades

A Mental Health Journey through Sound Friday, May 3rd, 2019 Eastside Arts Alliance, Huichin (Oakland) Doors 7pm / Show 7:30pm (en español abajo) Peacock Rebellion presents The Fades: A Mental Health Journey through Sound Friday, May 3rd, 2019 Doors 7pm / Show 7:30pm Eastside Arts Alliance, 2277 International Blvd. @ 23rd Ave., Huichin (Oakland) No… [read more…]

Text in ink fading top to bottom from red to yellow and fading from left to right pink through green: The Fades: A Mental Health Journey Through Sound. May 3rd 2019. Oakland. Tickets & Info: peacockrebellion.org

Get your Love Liberates: Trans POC Coloring Book!

  Trans + gender non-conforming people of color deserve joy + love. So Peacock Rebellion and People of Coloring commissioned 6 local TGNC POC artists to interview 4 long-time organizers and conjure a coloring book to celebrate the big community win of Liberate 23rd Avenue. Get your free digital download of the Love Liberates first edition (January… [read more…]

Table of coloring books, bucket of crayons, and sign-in sheet. Text on covers of books: Love Liberates: A Trans POC Coloring Book.

Community Love

Get your Love Liberates: Trans POC Coloring Book!

  Trans + gender non-conforming people of color deserve joy + love. So Peacock Rebellion and People of Coloring commissioned 6 local TGNC POC artists to interview 4 long-time organizers and conjure a coloring book to celebrate the big community win of Liberate 23rd Avenue. Get your free digital download of the Love Liberates first edition (January […]

January 25th, 2020: Come out to our trans POC coloring book launch!

  LOVE LIBERATES BOOK RELEASE PARTY! January 25, 2020 A book release party + artist reception for our very own community-created trans liberation and racial justice coloring book featuring artwork by: Ajuan Mance Gaia WXYZ Jesse Burger Mel Chen Nori Reed Queen Sen Sen Based on interviews with: Devi Peacock eri oura Michelle D. Herrera, […]

We’re Kinda Famous

Peacock named Best of the East Bay: “Most Historic Cultural Event!”

OMG Peacock Rebellion just got named East Bay Express‘ Best of the East Bay! Our Brouhaha program was named “Most Historic Cultural Event.” This is coming fresh off of being named the Social Impact Media Awards (SIMA)‘ Crush of the Week and getting shout-outs from W. Kamau Bell, Karinda Dobbins and Hari Kondabolu <3 Thanks to the […]

Cruise us in HuffPo, Guardian (UK), SF Chronicle, SF Weekly

Woah. One+Love: Peacock’s mani(sh)festo// HuffPo: Brouhaha a tool for change// SF Weekly: At Brouhaha, laugh your ass off & raise your social consciousness// MZJ Words: Brouhaha one of the year’s most exciting events. Here’s why.// We Want the Airwaves: How we come together after tearing each other apart// National Assn for Ethnic Studies: Peacock’s big […]