Detroit

Single Payer Film Screening and Discusion

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Sun, Apr 8, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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Come join us to watch this one-hour documentary about our broken healthcare system and why single payer universal healthcare is the only answer!

Stay for a Q & A session with former Physicians for a National Health Plan President Susan Steigerwalt, and get signed up and involved in the fight to make universal healthcare a reality in Lansing and in Washington!

https://www.facebook.com/events/178566026266750/

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19120 Grand River Ave, Detroit, MI 48223-1705, United States

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Detroit Monthly Branch Meeting

Date: 
Wed, Mar 28, 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

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The Detroit General Membership Branch Monthly Meeting will be held on March 28th 2018 from 7:00 PM ET to 8:30 PM ET, with dues collection beginning at 6:30 PM ET. It will be held at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 1950 Trumbull, Detroit MI, on the corner of Michigan Ave. and Trumbull. The meeting will be in the kitchen, enter through the red door off of the parking lot.
As always, our meetings are open to all workers, but only members in good standing may have voice and vote.

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Detroit IWW GMB
Address: 
St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 1950 Trumbull, Detroit MI, on the corner of Michigan Ave. and Trumbull

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Land + Water WORKS Summit

Date: 
Wed, Mar 21, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

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JOIN US FOR LIGHT REFRESHMENTS @ 5:30 PM
EVENT BEGINS PROMPTLY @ 6 PM

Please RSVP for this free event at: Landandwaterworkssummit.eventbrite.com

If you have questions please contact: 313.259.4407 or email
LWWC@detroitfuturecity.com

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

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People’s Response to the State of the City

Date: 
Tue, Mar 6, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

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Tuesday, March 6th, 6 - 8:30 p.m.

Join our efforts on social media
#PeoplesSOTC

or come together in community at
7700 Second Ave. at Pallister
free, secure parking

6 p.m. - Food/Social Media Strategy
7 p.m. - Viewing SOTC on a Big Screen/Social Media Action
8 p.m. - People’s Response Press Conference

Location: 
7700 2nd Ave, Detroit, MI 48202-2411, United States

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Youth Summit

Date: 
Sat, Mar 31, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

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Join us as we hear from candidates and elected officials from South-East Michigan and get young people pumped for the 2018 election cycle. With special guest including
Candidate for the the 40th State House district
Mari Manoogian
https://www.facebook.com/MariforMichigan/
Candidate for the 6th State House district
Ricardo White
Candidate for the 6th House District
Tom Choske

Location: 
Western International High School
Address: 
1500 Scotten St, Detroit, Michigan 48209

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Michigan Organizing to Build for Change and Action!

Date: 
Fri, Feb 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

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Participate in a national Poor People's Campaign strategy meeting.
Join us for this organizing meeting with with Rev. William J. Barber, Rev. Liz Theoharris and Rev. Erica Williams.

Must RSVP. Click link above to do so.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/174244

Location: 
IBEW Local 58 - International Brotherhood Electrical Workers: 1358 Abbott, Detroit MI 48226 US

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EXAMINING THE IMPACT OF SYSTEMIC RACISM IN DETROIT

Date: 
Sat, Feb 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

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Healing Stories: creating a space for intentional listening to discuss issues such as housing, education, police and violence. This event, sponsored by the MI Roundable, includes breakfast and lunch.
Location: Main Dining Room, Madame Cadillac Bldg, U of D Mercy, 8425 W. McNichols, Detroit.
For more info or to RSVP, call 313-870-1500

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/174139

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Main Dining Room, Madame Cadillac Bldg, U of D Mercy, 8425 W. McNichols, Detroit

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2018 Black History Month Program "Perception vs Reality"

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Sat, Feb 24, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

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No matter how we consider ourselves different based on our country of origin and cultural background, the world sees us all as black. We need to embrace our similarity and support each other to be our best. Acculturate without assimilation Panelists talk about their personal story and perception of the black experience from his/her vantage point

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/173759

Location: 
International Institute: 111 E. Kirby, Detroit MI 48202 US

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Restorative Justice: Redefining Discipline in Schools

Date: 
Thu, Feb 22, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

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Wayne State University

Current disciplinary practices disproportionately affect poor students, students of color and students with disabilities. Join us for a discussion with educators, administrators, social workers and policymakers about the importance of Restorative Justice and its impact on families and communities.

Panelists include:

MARCIA LEE Detroit Area Restorative Justice Center

HENRY L. McCLENDON, JR. International Institute for Restorative Practices

BILLIE SCZEPANIAK Lincoln High School

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Student Center Ballroom C

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