Panel Discussion

Queers Without Fears

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Thu, Oct 19, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

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Eastern Michigan University's Queer and Trans People of Color Collective (QTPOCC) presents Queers Without Fears: A Conversation on Abusive Relationships in Queer and Trans Communities. An incredible panel has been put together featuring 5 inspirational queer and trans activists of color from around Metro Detroit. All of these lovely panelists will be speaking about their own experiences dealing with forms of abuse in intimate relationships within the LGBTQ+ community.

This is also LBC Credit approved!

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Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017

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Eastern Michigan University
Address: 
The Intersection, Student Center (900 Oakwood St, Eastern Michigan University)

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Save Medicaid in Michigan! With Debbie Dingell

Date: 
Mon, Oct 16, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

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Come join a panel discussion and press conference with Rep. Debbie Dingell, State. Rep. Ronnie Peterson, and Councilman Peter Murdock on the potentially devastating cuts coming from Trump's proposed budget.

The proposed federal budget seeks to cut $700 billion from Medicaid. This will devastate seniors, disabled adults, children, and low income workers who depend on Medicaid.

64% of seniors in nursing homes rely on Medicaid

50% of all births in the US covered by Medicaid.

Location: 
Community Alliance
Address: 
301 W Michigan Ave, Ste 102, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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Public Education Forum on Michigan House Bill 4293

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Sat, Sep 16, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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On Saturday, Sept. 16 from 1-3 p.m. there will be a Public Education Forum on Michigan House Bill 4293, a response to the horrible events in Charlottesville recently. HB 4293 mandates that African American History and the contribution of African Americans to the development of the U.S. and the world be taught throughout Michigan’s schools at all grade levels.

Location: 
Brown Chapel AME Church, 1043 W Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, USA

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Jews, Race, & the Struggle for Justice - FULL

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Sun, Sep 10, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

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**REGISTRATION CLOSED.**
We're glad that so many folks in our community wanted to be in the room for this conversation - we wish we could have hosted you all. If you did not get a chance to register, sign up for our email list and stay tuned for future events! Visit www.detroitjewsforjustice.org/stay_connected
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Location: 
Ford Resource and Engagement Center
Address: 
2701 Bagley St, Detroit 48216

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White Panther Party: A Historic Reunion

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Sat, Jul 15, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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White Panther: A Historic Reunion
Commemorating the 1967 Detroit Rebellion
2-4 p.m. | The Wright Museum's General Motors Theater

Huey P. Newton, co-founder of the Black Panther Party, was asked: “what could white people do to support the Black Panthers?” His suggestion? Start a White Panther Party. The White Panther Party was an anti-racist, anti-imperialist white American political collective founded in 1968.

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Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
Address: 
315 E Warren Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48201

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Forum: Muslims in Hamtramck Politics

Date: 
Mon, May 22, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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Bill Meyer will host and guest speaker Khalid M. Turaani will lead a discussion about what it’s like to be a Muslim in politics in America, and Hamtramck specifically. Muslim candidates and officials will speak from their chairs and it will NOT be a candidates night to expound campaign positions, but rather to learn about each other as human beings first. OneHamtramck does NOT officially endorse any candidate, but is providing the forum for discussion.

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/114594

Location: 
Yemen Cafe 8740 Jos. Campau, Hamtramck, MI 48212

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A Stray screening and Islamophobia Townhall

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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

What is Fascism?

Date: 
Sun, Apr 9, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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General Baker Institute presents its first event! We welcome everyone and please share! Panel discussion followed by Q&A

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/101493

Location: 
Charles H. Wright Museum of African-American History: 315 East Warren Avenue, Detroit MI 48202 US

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