Detroit

Project Safety Net: Detoxifying Hate on the Internet and Social Media

Date: 
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm

City:

Resources that anyone can use to gain an understanding of the issues and social media skills to deflate fear and combat hate.

Talk by Dr. Saeed Khan, WSU professor

Panel:
Adonis Flores, Michigan United
Asha Noor, CAIR
Barbara Jones, Center for Peace and Conflict Studies WSU

Resource sheets and handouts

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/149508

Location: 
113 Life Science Bldg. University of Detroit Mercy Campus: 8425 W McNIchols and Livernois, Detroit MI 482221 US

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Mike Duggan: Detroit Is Not For Sale

Date: 
Wed, Sep 13, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

On September 13th Crain’s Business Detroit will use Matty Moroun’s abandoned train station to host their annual “Homecoming” event. This three-day event will kick off at the old Central Train Depot, where the wealthy elite will hear about all of the “great opportunities” in Detroit ripe for investment.

Location: 
Roosevelt Park in Corktown
Address: 
2200 Michigan Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48216

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Peaceful Protest at Wayne County Treasurer Eric Sabree's House

Date: 
Thu, Aug 31, 2017 - 11:00am

City:

The Treasurer has the power to pull homes impacted by the unconstitutional assessments out of the auction on Sept. 5th. Join us as we demand that Treasurer Eric Sabree Stop the Foreclosures!

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/148848

Location: 
17401 Pontchartrain Blvd

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Women in Black Silent Protest

Date: 
Sat, Oct 14, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

City:

Please join Women in Black, Detroit, in a silent protest against war and violence at home and abroad.

We protest U.S.-sanctioned violence around the world and mourn all victims of war, violence, and occupation.

Everyone welcome.

Please wear black.

Please walk in single file and in silence.

Events start promptly at noon.

Subscribe: WIB-Detroit-subscribe@yahoogroups.com

Facebook: Women in Black-Detroit

Location: 
Pope Park: 1633 Joseph Campau Ave., Hamtramck MI 48212 US

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Regional Transportation Plan Input Meeting: City of Detroit

Date: 
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

City:

Development of the 2045 Regional Transportation Plan for Southeast Michigan, to be adopted in 2019, is now underway.

SEMCOG is seeking input on priorities for the 2045 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) for Southeast Michigan. The RTP describes how billions of dollars in federal, state, and local revenues will be invested to support our transportation system.

Location: 
SEMCOG, Southeast Michigan Council of Governments
Address: 
1001 Woodward Ave, Ste 1400, Detroit, Michigan 48226

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Regional Transportation Plan Input Meeting: City of Detroit

Date: 
Wed, Sep 20, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

City:

Development of the 2045 Regional Transportation Plan for Southeast Michigan, to be adopted in 2019, is now underway.

SEMCOG is seeking input on priorities for the 2045 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) for Southeast Michigan. The RTP describes how billions of dollars in federal, state, and local revenues will be invested to support our transportation system.

Location: 
SEMCOG, Southeast Michigan Council of Governments
Address: 
1001 Woodward Ave, Ste 1400, Detroit, Michigan 48226

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Building A New Poor People's Campaign Today

Date: 
Wed, Sep 6, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

General Baker Institute presents it's 4th annual tribute to the late General Baker, with a panel discussion around building a new poor people's campaign.

https://www.facebook.com/events/215661238963357/

Location: 
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
Address: 
315 East Warren Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48201

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People's Potluck August

Date: 
Mon, Aug 28, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

All are welcome! Please sign in and share widely!

We are very excited to announce that Maureen Taylor, Marian Kramer, and Dorothy Dewberry Aldridge will be speaking about the history of the Poor People's Campaign and why it is so important to get engaged in this moment! The Poor People's Campaign is going to be in Detroit on Sep 5th to hold a mass meeting. We are mobilizing for it!

The Detroit Light Brigade with be closing out the potluck with the message #AbolishPoverty ! Please plan to stay!

Location: 
Central Methodist Church Detroit
Address: 
23 East Adams Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48226

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Abolish Poverty!

Date: 
Mon, Aug 28, 2017 - 7:45pm to 8:45pm

City:

In collaboration with the People's Potluck and The Poor People's Campaign, the Detroit Light Brigade will be holding an action on August 28th to ABOLISH POVERTY! We will be meeting on the front steps of Central United Methodist Church.

Location: 
Central Methodist Church Detroit
Address: 
23 East Adams Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48226

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Save Detroit Homes - Demonstration

Date: 
Tue, Sep 5, 2017 - 12:00pm

City:

Save Detroit Homes - Remove all occupied homes from the tax foreclosure auction this Fall. Use the City's or County's "Right to First Refusal" in combination with the Hardest Hit Funds to save occupied homes.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/144405

Location: 
Wayne County Treasurer's Office: 400 Monroe, Detroit Michigan 48226 US

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