Organizing Meeting

Local Politics KickAss with Mayor Christopher Taylor

Date: 
Thu, Nov 14, 2019 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm

City:

Come join us this Thursday for a discussion on the importance of staying involved in local politics! We will be joined by Mayor Christopher Taylor of Ann Arbor to hear about what's going on in the city and how to contribute.

Accessibility information: There is a wheelchair-accessible entrance on the south side of the building, off of North University Ave. There is an elevator down the hallway and on the right. The event space is on the 3rd floor, where there are wheelchair-accessible and gender-neutral bathrooms.

Location: 
The Michigan League | Room D

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Socialist Night School: Housing and Gentrification

Date: 
Wed, Nov 13, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

City:

FALL 2019
SOCIALISM NIGHT SCHOOL

This week's night school will focus on housing and gentrification.

Do the reading ahead of time and come for an animated and moderated discussion led by a member of Detroit DSA.

Readings

Meaghan Day, "We Can Have Beautiful Public Housing"
https://jacobinmag.com/2018/11/beautiful-public-housing-red-vienna-social-housing

Location: 
Delite Cafe & Deli
Address: 
3135 Caniff St, Hamtramck, Michigan 48212

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Intersectionality:

People's Water Board Coalition November Meeting

Date: 
Tue, Nov 12, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

City:

Join us at our regularly scheduled second Tuesday meeting at the Commons.

We will be discussing our ongoing projects as well as some new legislation in Lansing.

https://www.facebook.com/events/965901777102332/

Location: 
Cass Corridor Commons
Address: 
4605 Cass Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48201

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SWMI DSA November General Meeting

Date: 
Mon, Nov 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

City:

PLEASE NOTE: This meeting has been postponed from Nov. 11 to Nov. 18 due to weather! Stay safe and we'll see you Nov. 18!

The next general meeting of the Southwest Michigan chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America will be held Monday, Nov. 18, at the Vine Neighborhood Association (located next to Bagel Beanery, in the same parking lot with Fourth Coast/Crow's Nest). We will hear updates from our working groups and discuss upcoming actions. This meeting is open to the public, curious non-members are encouraged to attend and see what the organization is about!

Location: 
Vine Neighborhood Association
Address: 
814 S Westnedge, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008

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Hydrogen-Powered Railway Vehicles

Date: 
Sat, Nov 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

City:

This will be an interesting and enlightening meeting. You will hear how technology is beginning to change railroad operations around the world as the industry seeks to address the challenges of environmental sustainability. An “Overview of Hydrogen-Powered Railway Vehicles” will be presented by Andreas Hoffrichter who is the Burkhardt Professor in Railway Management and the Executive Director of the Center for Railway Research and Education in the Broad College of Business at Michigan State University.

Location: 
212 S Park St W, Kalamazoo MI 49007

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Orientation to the League of Women Voters

Date: 
Wed, Nov 13, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

City:

League of Women Voters 2.0 - Introduction to League Basics for members and prospective members. The first half-hour will be a chance to meet and get to know each other, followed by our program. Pick up a treat at Beezy's Library Café and join us in Meeting Room 1C

Member Barb Brown will be there to greet you and facilitate conversation. Come get acquainted. Questions? Contact Barb at speckle.bb@gmail.com

https://www.facebook.com/events/2421111384775851/

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

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Ecosocialist Committee Meeting

Date: 
Wed, Nov 6, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

Our next committee meeting will be at 7 pm on Wednesday at the AA District Library Downtown Branch in the Whiffletree room on the 2nd floor.

We'll touch on the next steps for a campaign to municipalize DTE, the recent Environment Committee and City Council Meetings, among other things.

Here are some articles to check out in the meantime.

Teen vogue briefing on the history of and reasons for a municipal grid: https://www.teenvogue.com/story/public-utilities-energy-grid

Location: 
Ann Arbor District Library
Address: 
343 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA

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Housing Comm Mtg

Date: 
Sat, Nov 9, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

City:

Location: 
Peace House
Address: 
706 Davis St Ypsilanti

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Bernie Meeting Thursday/Sunday

Date: 
Sun, Nov 24, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

City:

Help us plan our next event. Bring your thoughts, comments, ideas to discuss with others.

Some meetings will be on Thursday (7pm) and some on Sunday (6pm).

This is about US! If we want Bernie’s policies enacted, we must work (and have fun along the way) to make it happen!

We have Bernie T-Shirts, Bernie buttons, Bernie literature and a couple of Bernie bumper stickers.

Location: 
Westland Bowl
Address: 
5940 N Wayne Rd, Westland, Michigan 48185

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Intersectionality:

November Membership Meeting

Date: 
Sun, Nov 10, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

City:

Agitate! Educate! Organize!

Location: 
76 N. Huron Street Ypsilanti,

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