Lansing

Post-Hearing Celebration

Date: 
Thu, Aug 17, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

City:

Join Voters Not Politicians leaders, supporters, and Former Mayor of Lansing David Hollister for a celebration at the Soup Spoon Cafe in Lansing from 2:00-4:00pm on Thursday, following the Board of Canvassers hearing.

Location: 
Soup Spoon Cafe
Address: 
1419 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48912

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Millions for Prisoners Demo Lansing

Date: 
Fri, Aug 18, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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Millions for Prisoners demo, Friday, 8/18, 11:30, Lansing

Join a demonstration in solidarity with the Millions for Prisoners march on Washington. The Washington march has been called by the grassroots iamWE Prisoner Solidarity Network (iamweubuntu.com). This is part of a nationwide weekend of action against mass incarceration and prison slavery.

Bring water, good shoes, signs, banners, and DRUMS OR OTHER NOISE MAKERS.

michiganabolition.org

There's lots of ways to support this demo beforehand, especially if you can't attend day of!

Location: 
Wentworth Park, 100 N. Grand Ave., Lansing 48933

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Benefit Show: Political Books for Prisoners

Date: 
Thu, Aug 3, 2017 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm

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Join Comedy Coven, Nameless Collective, Rustbelt Abolition Radio, Solidarity & Defense, and Lansing Prisoner Solidarity for an evening of entertainment and education. We're raising money to send books to radical prisoner organizers who lead study groups behind bars.

7:30 Doors
8:00 Lineup:
Michigan Prisoner Struggle Now: an exhibit of writings from inside presented by Nameless Collective
Comedy Coven
V.Soul
RENT STRIKE
Spoken Word by Mimi Fisher & Spencer Perrenoud
Rustbelt Abolition Radio education and discussion

Location: 
The Robin Theatre
Address: 
1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48910

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Indivisible Environmental Action Committee

Date: 
Wed, Aug 2, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

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We've been focusing intensively on the fight to shut down line 5. At this meeting, we'll discuss getting local municipalities on board with the Ready for 100 campaign, (committing to 100% renewable energy in a certain time frame.) There will also be an intro to Citizens Climate Lobby and their efforts to get Congress to enact a carbon fee. There are usually cookies and snacks at this meeting. :-)

Location: 
Midwest Collaborative for Library Services, 1407 Rensen St #1, Lansing, MI 48910, USA

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City Rights Town Hall For City Council Candidates

Date: 
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:30pm

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Candidates for Lansing City Council will address three civil rights issues at the Lansing Community Town Hall Forum from 5-7:15 p.m. Thursday, July 27 at the Lansing Media Center, 2500 S. Washington Ave.

Location: 
Lansing Public Media Center, 2500 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA

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COMMON SENSE ECONOMICS Train-the-Trainer Registration

Date: 
Sat, Jul 22, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

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Register here: https://goo.gl/hs1amU

Location: 
Michigan AFL-CIO, 419 S. Washington Sq Lansing, MI

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How Housing Changed My Life

Date: 
Wed, Jul 26, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

City:

Every year, tens of thousands of Michiganders experience homelessness or are at risk of experiencing homelessness. Without services from federally funded programs, these individuals may not receive the support they need to access housing. Join us on the capitol steps in Lansing to hear these personal stories of homelessness and rally for increased federal funding for HUD programs.

Location: 
Michigan State Capitol
Address: 
110 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48933

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Benefit for J20 Inauguration Defendants

Date: 
Wed, Jul 19, 2017 - 9:00pm to Thu, Jul 20, 2017 - 2:00am

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Lansing Solidarity and Defense presents
A Benefit for J20 Inauguration Protest Defendants
Wednesday July 19 at Mac's Bar.
performances by:
Half Tongue
MikeyyAustin
Bad Infinity
MAN VS WILD
$5-$20 cover. All proceeds go to defendants legal expenses.
https://www.facebook.com/solidarityndefense/

https://www.facebook.com/events/464243993935894/

Location: 
Mac's Bar
Address: 
2700 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48912

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Flint Carpool/Caravan to State Membership Meeting

Date: 
Sat, Aug 5, 2017 - 7:30am to 9:00pm

City:

We will carpool/caravan to the State Membership Meeting of the Green Party of Michigan. Meet in the parking lot of Capitol Coney Island, off Van Slyke in Flint (Near the GM plant) at 7:30am

https://www.facebook.com/events/1130771160399741/

Location: 
Capitol

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Protect MI Healthcare Town Hall

Date: 
Mon, Jul 17, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

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Recent news of potential changes to our healthcare system has led to public confusion. It may be hard to sort out what the current system offers, what the proposed changes to our healthcare system are, and how any change may affect you.

Please join State Representative Tom Cochran and a panel of healthcare experts for an open discussion about healthcare policy on July 17, 2017 at 6:30 PM, at the Robin Theatre in REO Town. Our diverse panelists will present their institutional perspectives and address questions and concerns of the audience. Hope to see you there!

Location: 
The Robin Theatre
Address: 
1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48910

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