Film Screening

Indivisible Michigan 8th District Meeting- Lansing

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Wed, Jul 26, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

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Democracy for Sale -- A short movie starring Zach Galifanakis that portrays how big money has come to dominate our democracy and how monied interests have brought about cuts to education, health care, environmental protection while lowering tax rates to the wealthy and corporations, and how voter restriction laws disenfranchize voters. This comes just as our Redistricting working group, partnering with Voters Not Politicians and Count MI Vote are launching a ballot initiative to create an independent commission to create more fair voting districts in Michigan.

Location: 
CADL - Okemos Library, 4321 Okemos Rd, Okemos, MI 48864, USA

Gasland 2

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Thu, Sep 7, 2017 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

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SEMG Membership Meeting
Elks Lodge, 2401 E. 4th St., Royal Oak, MI
(at corner of 4th St. & SB I-75 Service Drive, South of 11 Mile Rd.)
Regular Sierra Club SEMG Membership meeting, 1st Thursday, monthly.

Location: 
Elks Lodge, 2401 E. 4th St., Royal Oak, MI

Disturbing the Peace Film

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Tue, Jul 11, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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The Citizens for Peace will present the film Disturbing the Peace at their July 11 meeting.
This film shows the transformational journeys of Israeli soldiers from elite units, and Palestinian fighters, many of whom served years in prison, who create Combatants for Peace. They inspire us as they become nonviolent peace activists challenging the status quo by saying Enough!

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/115528

Location: 
Unity of Livonia: 28660 Five Mile Road, Livonia Michigan 48154 US

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A Stray screening and Islamophobia Townhall

Date: 
Sat, May 20, 2017 - 7:00pm

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There is a screening of the movie A Stray at the Arab American National Museum. The movie focuses on the story of a Somali refugee. Following the movie there is a townhall meeting about the Muslim ban is and islamophobia led by a panel of local activists and organizations.

RSVP at web page above.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/114322

Location: 
Arab American National Museum: 13624 Michigan Ave, Dearborn MI 48126 US

Breakthrough in Renewable Energy!

Date: 
Tue, Apr 18, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

This film is free and open to the public; part of the Green Screen Film Series. Discussion will follow the film. Clean energy is becoming less exotic and more practical than ever before thanks to the efforts of a few key countries. Collectively, they're greasing the wheels for a worldwide revolution. What main factor will ultimately determine the widespread acceptance and use of solar and wind energy? In a word: cost. The filmmakers travel the globe to discover where these seismic advancements are taking place.

Location: 
Congregational Church of Birmingham (UCC), 1000 Cranbrook Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI

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1984 (free showing of the version with John Hurt)

Date: 
Tue, Apr 4, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

The CCDP is bringing the movie 1984 to the Soo Theater for free for one night. "In a totalitarian future society, a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love."
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nineteen_Eighty-Four_(1984_film)
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0087803/

https://www.facebook.com/events/1484528078238019/

Location: 
Soo Theatre Project, Inc.
Address: 
534 Ashmun St, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 49783

Democracy for Sale Screening/Storytelling

Date: 
Sat, Mar 25, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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We need to talk.. about voting. Join us for our 2nd America Divided Screening. This screening features a new story, Democracy for Sale. How has money shaped our electoral process? Still wondering how the popular vote, the vote of the people, is not how we elect our nation's leader? What is gerrymandering? Come on out and let's talk about it.

#mylansing #storiesuniteus #loveisresistance

America Divided

Location: 
Union Missionary Baptist Church, 500 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Lansing, MI 48915, USA

Line 5 Event at The Workshop

Date: 
Thu, Mar 2, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Join FLOW (For Love of Water) and Beth Price Photography for a special viewing of the Patagonia supported film 'Great Lakes, Bad Lines'.

Learn about how you can help shut down Enbridge's Line 5 Pipeline while exploring the intersection of water, art, and the vibrant surfing community of Northern Michigan

Learn : Get up to speed on Line 5, the nation's most urgent pipeline - what's at risk? what happens next? how can you help?

Location: 
The Workshop Brewing Company

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13th Film Viewing & Discussion

Date: 
Tue, Jan 31, 2017 - 5:15pm to 8:30pm

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Black Arts & Cultural Center and Change Agent Consulting in partnership with Kalamazoo College Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership present a viewing and discussion of the highly acclaimed Ava DuVernay documentary "13th"

Doors open at 5:15pm
Event begins at 5:30pm
Free Admission
Refreshments Provided
Reflection and Action oriented dialogue to follow film viewing

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Kalamazoo College Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership

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Before The Flood

Date: 
Wed, Dec 7, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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Join us for a special showing of Fischer Stevens’ Before The Flood starring actor Leonardo DiCaprio. This documentary follows DiCaprio as he travels the world to examine firsthand the effects of climate change, and to learn more about possible ways to prevent catastrophic damage that could make the Earth unsustainable for human life. During his journey, he speaks with such influential figures as President Barack Obama, Pope Francis and tech innovator Elon Musk, and makes a speech before the United Nations calling for greater action on this issue.

Location: 
Ferndale Area District Library, 222 E 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220, USA

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