Monthly Meetings
Every 3rd Sunday 2 to 4

February 20th 

2 to 4

January Guest Speaker
Thank You
Congressman John Garamendi
Issues of Concern to Everyone
Antioch Mayor Lamar Thorpe and City Council Member Monica Wilson
Antioch Police Reform Effort, Redistricting, and Recalls

Zoom for Now

for Zoom Link

Notes from Last Meetings


Thanks to Our November Speaker 

Rev. Will McGarvey
How to Talk to the Other Side Without Being Combative

Dr. Robin DiAngelo via video

Implicit Racism
Internal Retrospection

Deconstructing White Privilege


Implicit Racism - Introspection Pt 2
Thank you to Michael Dupray for
his personal reflections 

Suggested Readings on Implicit Racism

  1. White Fragility by  Dr. Robin DiAngelo

  2. Lies My Teacher Told Me by James Loewen

  3. The Myth of Race by Robert Wald Sussman

  4. Lynching Lynchism by Terri Strong

  5. Nile Valley Contributions to Civilization By Anthony T. Browder

  6. Harvard Implicit Project

  7. Nice Racism by Dr. Robin DiAngelo

  8. A People's History of the United State by Howard Zinn

Thank you Congressman McNerney for sponsoring 

Wildfire Preparedness Town Hall    



Our Issues Committee, Executive Board,  members and supporters have identified the following issues for research and possible action.  Starred topics have papers available.  Just click.



  • Fire & Emergency
  • Homelessness
  • Social Justice Reforms
  • Zoning and City Growth
  • Business Development
  • Newsom Recall
If you are interested in helping develop papers on any of these issues, e-mail Issues Chair, Bill Nusbaum at 

Order Free COVID TESTS Online

Thank you Joe Biden

No New Oil Drilling in Contra Costa County

Please sign the petition found on The Action Network and ask the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors to  end all new permitting of oil and gas infrastructure, phase out existing drilling in Contra Costa, and transition our fossil fuel workers to good careers in climate-friendly industries. 

They only need 567 more signatures to meet their goal.

Stop By
and Say Hi

We're Outside

Most Saturdays from 9 to 11
In Front of Bank of America

Marsh Creek Democratic Club
Diana Becton
Contra Costa County District Attorney

2022 Election

2020 Elections

16 OUT OF 18

MCDC Endorsed Candidates WIN


Jerry McNerney



Lamar Thorpe * Mayor

Tamisha Torres-Walker 

City Council Dist 1 

Monica Wilson * City Council Dist 4

Ellie Householder * Clerk

Antonio Hernandez AUSD Area 1 


Jovita Mendoza *City Council Dist 1

Susannah Meyer *City Council Dist 3 

Thuy DaoJensen * BUSD 

Stephanie Williams-Rogers BUSD

Tamela Hawley *LUSD

Yolanda  C. Mendrek  *LUSD

Oakley & Bethel Island

Angela Lowrey * Ironhouse Sanitary

Dawn Morrow * Ironhouse Sanitary

Contra Costa County

Antonio Martinez *

Contra Costa Water Board District 4

Fernando Sandoval *

Community College - Ward 5

* Marsh Creek Dem Member

Virtual Coffee and Chat
4th Saturday of the Month
10:00 AM
 Nov 22nd

In this time of social distancing, we want to make sure we keep in touch, 

(we’d love to see you!)


for Link!

Coffee & Chat
2022 Executive Board

President - Shannon Skinner

Vice President - Yolanda Mendrek

Secretary - 

Treasurer - Thuy DaoJensen

Publicity Chair - Carolina Villaseca

Swing Left Chair - Doug McClelland

Precinct Captain Chair - Carolina Villaseca

Voter Outreach Chair - Linda Smith

Issues Chair - Bill Nusbaum

Elections Chair - Valerie Thurston

Membership Chair - Doug McClelland & Linda Smith

Past President - Don Smith

*** Brentwood School Board Meeting on Thursday,  August 18th  at 7: 00 will hear comments on returning to school andfollowing County COVID guidelines.