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New Thinking On Race - A Conversation

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Sat, Oct 14, 2017 - 3:30pm to 6:00pm

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In follow-up to the Charlettesville Gathering

Join us for a critical conversation
New Thinking on Race

Frank Joyce: White Identity
What it is, where it came from, and what we can do.

Location: 
First United Methodist Church of Ferndale: 22331 Woodward Ave, Ferndale MI 48220 US

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Science For Who? A Dialogue on the March for Science

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Mon, Apr 10, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

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How has science been used to benefit certain groups and harm others? What legacy have we inherited as scientists in the twenty-first century? How can we ensure that science is used for the public good, rather than a select group of people? And how can we grapple with the intersection of science and politics?

Location: 
Dana Natural Resources Building
Address: 
440 Church Street, Ann Arbor MI 48109

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Breaking the Silence: A Detroit Beyond Displacement

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Tue, Apr 4, 2017 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

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Black Youth Project 100 (BYP100) Detroit Chapter is inviting you to join us for our this community event and forum which will involve a viewing of Dr. King’s speech and a discussion around these questions: How have our communities in Detroit been displaced by racism, militarism, and materialism? What work is being done now by people and communities in order to resist racism, militarism, and materialism?

See Facebook event above for additional details

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/101494

Location: 
Cass Commons: 4605 Cass Avenue, Detroit Michigan 48201 US
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4605 Cass Avenue, Detroit Michigan 48201

Still I Rise: Black Women & Sexual Violence

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Wed, Apr 5, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Join us for a discussion about Black women's experiences with sexual violence, including cultural narratives and unique barriers faced. We will also be focusing on community activism.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Co-sponsored by Student Government at The University of Michigan-Flint & Black Student Union UM-Flint.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1904473176451068/

Location: 
Michigan Rooms C&D, UCEN

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AFT Michigan - #8020- AFT Michigan - Union-Building :Ann Arbor: Understanding the Corporate Lobbies' Attack on Public Education

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Thu, Apr 6, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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Understanding the Corporate Lobbies' Attack on Public Education

Gordon Lafer of the University of Oregon has a new book out about the corporate lobbies' attacks on working people in state legislatures: (http://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/book/?GCOI=80140100151780&fa=author&person_id=1197).

Location: 
UM East Quad Room 1405 701 E University Ave Ann Arbor, MI 48109
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UM East Quad Room 1405, 701 E University Ave Ann Arbor, MI 48109

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DNC Report featuring Michelle Deatrick

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Wed, Mar 22, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Join Michelle Deatrick—former Bernie 2016 staffer/Keith for DNC supporter and current DNC member—to learn about the implications of the most recent DNC election. Michelle will discuss how we can help in the ongoing efforts to strengthen the DNC!

**Please enter at the door within the West Engineering Arch, as all other doors will be locked.**

https://www.facebook.com/events/280034569101081/

Location: 
West Hall (Room 340), Ann Arbor

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The conference "Peace in Islam, Islam in Peace" continues

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Sat, Mar 18, 2017 - 11:00am to 2:30pm

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All events are free and open to the public. More information [1]

[1] https://lsa.umich.edu/neareast/news-events/all-events.detail.html/35183-5132299.html

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Arab American National Museum, Dearborn [1], 13624 Michigan Ave United States See map: Google Maps [2] [1] http://wcbn.org/content/arab-american-national-museum-dearborn [2] http://maps.google.com?q=13624+Michigan+Ave%2C+%2C+%2C+%2C+us

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The conference "Peace in Islam, Islam in Peace" continues

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Fri, Mar 17, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:00pm

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All events are free and open to the public. More information [1]

[1] https://lsa.umich.edu/neareast/news-events/all-events.detail.html/35183-5132299.html

Location: 
Room 1636, School of Social Work Building [1], [1] http://wcbn.org/content/room-1636-school-social-work-building

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Peace in Islam, Islam in Peace, day one

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Thu, Mar 16, 2017 - 8:00am to 9:00pm

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This three-day free event brings scholars and community members together, to
share ideas and discussions around the field of Islam and peace. There will
be a keynote lecture at the Michigan League at 7:30pm. More information [1]

[1] https://lsa.umich.edu/neareast/news-events/all-events.detail.html/35183-5132299.html

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Room 1636 at the School of Social Work Building, and The Michigan League [1], [1] http://wcbn.org/content/room-1636-school-social-work-building-and-michigan-league

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IJC Community Forum on the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement

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Tue, Mar 21, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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The International Joint Commission, a 3rd party non-partisan think tank will be hosting a community forum regarding the Triennial Assessment Project and the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement, a treatise signed between the United States and Canada.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/96041

Location: 
Outdoor Adventure Center
Address: 
1801 Atwater Street, Detroit, MI 48207-4020

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