Organizing Meeting

Kent Dems County Convention

Date: 
Sat, Nov 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

3.2.1 In order to vote at any Convention, Caucus or meeting of any unit of the MDP at any level, a person must be a member of the MDP for at least thirty (30) days prior to that Convention, Caucus or meeting. A Party member must be a qualified and registered elector in order to vote on nominations for public office.

Location: 
Teamsters Local 406
Address: 
3315 Eastern Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49508

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Prison Abolition: Imagining a World Without Cages

Date: 
Thu, Nov 15, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

City:

The United States locks up more people, per capita, than any other country with a staggering 2.3 million people in cages. Those locked up are disproportionately people of color, immigrants, and poor people.

Right now, Wayne County and Rock Ventures plan to spend $533 million dollars on a new Criminal Justice Complex (including an adult jail and youth jail), and Ionia is considering a proposed $35 million dollar immigrant detention center.

Location: 
Wayne State University Law School Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium
Address: 
471 West Palmer, Detroit, Michigan 48202

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Strategy & Working Steering Meeting

Date: 
Wed, Nov 14, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

It is vital that we create a plan going forward. The November meeting will be a strategy session for those who are interested in helping to plan out our efforts in 2019. We need leaders and people who have the time to help be efficient and effective in 2019. This meeting is at a private residence, so if you are interested in helping lead, & organize with action items for our group, please join us. We will forgo the general Indivisible meeting for November to prioritize the following: 1. Identify roles within Indivisible Troy. 2. POA for Troy Dems. 3. Clawon/Troy unity. 4.

Location: 
4080 Bristol Dr, Troy, MI 48085-4809, United States

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Affordable Housing Committee Meeting

Date: 
Sat, Nov 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

City:

Location: 
Cross Street Coffee, 317 W Cross St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, USA

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November Chapter Meeting

Date: 
Fri, Nov 16, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:15pm

City:

Come join us at Journey of Faith church for our September Regular Meeting! All are welcome to attend, and if you need a ride or any other accommodations, please let us know!

6:00pm-6:30pm: Free food and mingling
6:30pm-8:15pm: Meeting!

Agenda:
1. Community Agreements
2. Announcements
3. Robert’s Rules intro
4. Creation of Nominations Committee
5. Steering Committee Bylaws Amendment
6. Election Recap
7. Chapter-wide Campaign Discussion

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

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A "Totally Different Campaign" - The Way We Elect the President

Date: 
Tue, Nov 13, 2018 - 4:30pm to 7:00pm

City:

Want politics to work for you? Discover the roots of our political malaise in how we elect the president and whether we as a country, are ready for the alternative: a national popular vote. Is what President Donald Trump called "a totally different campaign" a viable and realistic solution to Americans' sense that government isn't representing them?

Location: 
Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
Address: 
Joan and Sanford Weill Hall, 735 South State St, Ann Arbor

HVDSA Affordable Housing Committee Meeting

Date: 
Sat, Nov 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am

City:

Location: 
Cross Street Coffee, 317 W Cross St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, USA

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Indivisible Fighting #9 Meeting

Date: 
Wed, Oct 24, 2018 - 6:30pm

City:

This meeting will focus on what actions to take in the remaining days before the election to support progressive candidates.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/251020

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

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Organizer Training 101: Service Industry Edition

Date: 
Sat, Nov 17, 2018 - 9:00am to Sun, Nov 18, 2018 - 5:00pm

City:

The Ypsilanti Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) is hosting Organizer Training 101: How to Build the Committee.
This is a training for those interested in learning more about Solidarity Unionism and how to effectively organize in your workplace, with your fellow workers, around your collective demands -- and get them met through Direct Action!

It is a two day training with hours as follows:
Saturday, November 17th 9am-5pm
Sunday, November 18th 10am-5pm

Location: 
Pray Harrold
Address: 
900 Oakwood St, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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Building Power: Organizing Effectively Against White Supremacy

Date: 
Fri, Nov 16, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

City:

Presenting the School of Social Work's second Building Power Conference. This conference was initially created in response the the white supremacist, Richard Spencer, asking to come to our campus last year. After the success of the first conference and the need for more anti-racism and anti-white supremacy activism and organizing education, students, staff, and faculty are presenting Building Power: Organizing Effectively to end White Supremacy again.

Location: 
Angell Hall
Address: 
435 S State St, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

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