Organizing Meeting

Democracy Reform Town Hall - Ann Arbor

Date: 
Thu, Mar 14, 2019 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

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In 2018, Michigan voters and Voters Not Politicians made history by passing a redistricting reform amendment with 61% of the vote to end gerrymandering.

Join Voters Not Politicians at a Democracy Reform Town Hall to learn more about Michigan’s new redistricting process and how you can participate. The group will also discuss other critical democracy reform issues to strengthen the democratic process through citizen action in Michigan. We'll be in the Crane Liberal Arts Building, room 275.

Location: 
Washtenaw Community College
Address: 
4800 E Huron River Dr, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105

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Single Payer Organizing Meeting!

Date: 
Thu, Mar 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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This is our monthly organizing meeting! Come by or call in: 712-451-1232 code: 218179. We'll be discussing and making plans for:
-our next lobby day in Lansing, April 9
-our efforts with coalition partners in Michigan and beyond
-our pressure campaigns on Dan Kildee and Haley Stevens
-future trainings
-More fun plans!!!! Let's keep this momentum going!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2074008469564481/

Location: 
1202 Edgewood Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48103-5520, United States

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Affordable Housing Advocacy Conversation

Date: 
Sun, Mar 24, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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Over 70 individuals representing a variety of organizations and communities attended our first meeting in December to discuss affordable housing needs and advocacy in Washtenaw County. At this upcoming meeting, we'll discuss what sort of convening space we would like to create in order to better communicate and coordinate our efforts, with the goal of gradually creating structures that will support our objectives.

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

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Toxic Nationalism - Why now and what we can do

Date: 
Wed, Mar 20, 2019 - 6:45pm to 8:45pm

We are pleased to have Frederic Pearson, Director of the Center for Peace and Conflict Studies and Professor of Political Science at Wayne State University, as our speaker. He will discuss the concept of nationalism, which is more complicated than just "exclusion" of foreigners and oppression of minorities.

https://www.facebook.com/events/404060677074122/

Location: 
Huntington Woods Library
Address: 
26415 Scotia Rd, Huntington Woods, Michigan 48070

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DSA Medicare for All working group meeting

Date: 
Mon, Mar 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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The Southwest Michigan Democratic Socialists of America are holding our first Medicare for All working group meeting at 7 p.m. March 18 at the Vine Neighborhood Association office. All are welcome to discuss the next steps in our push for healthcare as a human right!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2150928871653337/

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

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Labor 101

Date: 
Sat, Mar 16, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

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Share this event with your co-workers!

As socialists, workers are at the core of our vision. Join the HVDSA Labor Committee for our first Labor 101. We will discuss how workers are at the core of socialist thought, as well as the history of the labor movement, and different forms of worker organization including but not limited to labor unions.

Location: 
Riverside Arts Center
Address: 
76 N Huron St, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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Proposal Fest #2

Date: 
Sun, Mar 17, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

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Come out to Canterbury House and share your chapter campaign proposal ideas and talk with other people about their ideas! This is a great opportunity for collaboration.

And there will be free food!

At our next chapter meeting on March 31st, people will have the opportunity to present their proposal ideas for discussion and voting on prioritization.

Child watch services will be provided! The bathroom is gender neutral, and there is ramp access on the side of the building.

Location: 
721 E Huron St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1526, United States

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Intersectionality:

Elaine Frydrych from GrowYourAdvocacy.com presents!

Date: 
Mon, Mar 25, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Monday, March 25th, Elaine "Lainey" Frydrych, from GrowYourAdvocacy.com, will give a slide presentation about the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact. The NPVIC is an interim step endorsed by the League of Women Voters, with the ultimate goal of eliminating the Electoral College. Come learn more about why the LWV has proposed eliminating the Electoral College since 1970, and how you can help get MI join 12 others states that have already enacted the NPVIC into law.
39209 Mound Rd., Sterling Heights, MI 48310, just N of 17 Mile Rd.

Location: 
39209 Mound Rd, Sterling Heights, MI 48310

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YIMBY lunch

Date: 
Tue, Mar 12, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Hey! Remember when it wasn't winter forever and we hung out sometimes? Let's do that again! Arbormoon is kindly loaning us their big awesome meeting room; bring some lunch and let's hang out, eat and reconnect.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2570945752920835/

Location: 
Arbormoon Software, Inc.
Address: 
120 E Huron St, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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Board Meeting

Date: 
Tue, Apr 16, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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On the third Tuesday of each month, MISSION's board of directors gather to discuss the business of advancing our goals of easing the strain of homelessness through solidarity. Board meetings are welcome to all unless designated as a "closed session". If you have a proposal to discuss at a meeting, please email ask.missiona2@gmail.com at least three days prior to the meeting date to have it added to the night's agenda.

Location: 
Mission Washtenaw Page
Address: 
3501 Stone School Rd, Ann Arbor, Michigan

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