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Political Bird-dog training! (second event in Ann Arbor)

Date: 
Wed, Jul 18, 2018 - 3:45pm to 5:45pm

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YOU'RE INVITED TO A BIRD-DOG TRAINING!

With Paul Davis, founder of Bird Dog Nation!

"Bird-dogging" means confronting lawmakers, officials and other decision makers. We have seen examples of this recently as groups of citizens have confronted officials such as DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen in public.

Paul Davis is with Housing Works and is the founder of Birddog Nation He has trained bird-doggers and resisters across this country.

https://www.facebook.com/events/972189069629594/

Location: 
Morgan and York Fine Wines and Specialty Foods
Address: 
1928 Packard St, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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Bird dog training!

Date: 
Wed, Jul 18, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

YOU'RE INVITED TO A BIRD-DOG TRAINING!

With Paul Davis, founder of Bird Dog Nation!

"Bird-dogging" means confronting lawmakers, officials and other decision makers. We have seen examples of this recently as groups of citizens have confronted officials such as DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen in public.

Paul Davis is with Housing Works and is the founder of Birddog Nation He has trained bird-doggers and resisters across this country.

Location: 
Journey of Faith Christian Church
Address: 
1900 Manchester Rd, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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Cosecha GR Ally Training

Date: 
Mon, Jul 9, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

(Espanol abajo)
Allies, please join us for an important training about Movimiento Cosecha (Harvest Movement), and learn how to get more engaged with the movement.

We are working towards permanent protection, dignity and respect for all immigrants and there’s room for you.

We welcome all to this training, and look forward to seeing what you have to bring to the group - whether you’re an artist, photographer, great at fundraising, have street medic skills, are social media savvy, or even if you want to learn new skills.

Location: 
2010 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507-4004, United States

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HVDSA Intro to Organizing

Date: 
Sun, Jul 15, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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Come join us for an intro to organizing training from our Member Mobilizer committee! Whether you want to learn more about organizing, DSA, socialism, or just brush up on your skills, there will be something useful for you here.

*There is a ramp entrance in the back and the bathrooms are gender neutral.

https://www.facebook.com/events/220703295413104/

Location: 
Journey of Faith Christian Church
Address: 
1900 Manchester Rd, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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WICIR Volunteer Training

Date: 
Fri, Jul 20, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

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Do you want to get involved with WICIR? Are you trying to figure out how to support our immigrant neighbors?
Join us for a volunteer training!

The training will go over:
- A brief immigration 101
-The intersection of immigration enforcement and the criminal justice system
- Origins of WICIR
- How to engage in culturally appropriate urgent response immigration work

We welcome people of all races, colors, faiths, immigration statuses, language abilities, socio-economic statuses, and sexual and gender identities.
Please no law enforcement.

Location: 
University of Michigan School of Social Work, Room B780

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Anti-Racism 101 Series

Date: 
Sun, Jul 22, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

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Please Join ICPJ and the Ypsilanti District Library for their Anti-Racism 101 series, facilitated by La’Ron Williams who is an award-winning storyteller and anti-racist educator.

The first event titled, “Putting Racism on the Table”, on Sunday, June 17th, will be a structured discussion and film showing to help participants gain a basic understanding of certain key concepts critical to anti-racism practice.

In June’s selection Robin DiAngelo, former professor of education and Author of “What Does It Mean to be White?” discusses white privilege.

Location: 
Ypsilanti District Library
Address: 
5577 Whittaker Rd, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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Rochester RTA Info Session

Date: 
Thu, May 31, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Do you want regional public
transportation?
Interested in learning about the proposed
2018 RTA Millage?

Join us for a quick presentation on the 2018
RTA Millage, and learn how you can get
involved with bringing regional public
transportation to Southeast Michigan.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2046932902190492/

Location: 
Kresge Library / Oakland University
Address: 
100 Library Drive, Rochester, Michigan 48309

Immigration 101: Update

Date: 
Wed, May 23, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

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In a era of fake news and fear-mongering campaigns that vilify immigrants and refugees, factual information is vitally important for an educated citizenry.
Lighthouse Immigrant Advocates of Holland will provide an overview of family immigration and the challenges immigrants face in May of 2018. Common myths about immigrants and about immigration law will be debunked. Join the Immigration Policy Workgroup of the League of Women Voters of the Holland Area to learn real facts from a real immigration attorney.

Location: 
Herrick District Library
Address: 
300 S River Ave, Holland, Michigan 49423

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Conoce Tus Derechos//entrenameinto De Observadores Legales

Date: 
Sat, May 19, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

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Respuesta Rápida Detroit es un grupo de miembros de la comunidad y activistxs organizando una red de respuesta rápida construyendo solidaridad y resistencia de la comunidad contra las redadas de la mirga.

Los invitamos a talleres de "Conozca sus derechos" de nuestro Co-anfitrión Centro de Derechos de Inmigración de Michigan, y el taller para capacitación de Observación Legal del Gremio Nacional de Abogados de Detroit y Michigan que brinda apoyo legal para cualquier cantidad de causas de inmigración y derechos humanos en todo Michigan.

Location: 
Garage Cultural
Address: 
3439 Livernois Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48210

Michigan Immigrant Rights Center and the Washtenaw Health Plan present a training on Immigrants and Public Benefits

Date: 
Tue, Jun 12, 2018 - 8:30am to 12:00pm

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Jun 12 - Michigan Immigrant Rights Center and the Washtenaw Health Plan present a training on Immigrants and Public Benefits at the Washtenaw Community College Morris Lawrence Building (4800 E Huron River Drive in Ann Arbor. from 8:30 a.m.

Location: 
Washtenaw Community College Morris Lawrence Building, 4800 E Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor

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