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Campaign Kickoff - Michelle for State Senate!

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Sun, Oct 1, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

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Join me as I launch my campaign for State Senate!
Everyone is welcome! Campaigns do cost money, so please help if you can, and invest in a more progressive, prosperous and compassionate Michigan: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/michelle_deatrick_campaign_kickoff
Host Committee (in formation):
Beverly Bagozzi
Hedieh Briggs
Don Deatrick and Rosemarie Rowney
Jennifer Fairfield
Kathy Fojtik Stroud
Wanda and Tad Wysor

Location: 
2676 Chateau Ct, Ann Arbor, MI 48103-8949, United States

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9/11 Anniversary Town Hall: Japanese Internment & The Muslim Ban

Date: 
Fri, Sep 8, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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The 9/11 Anniversary Town Hall - Executive Orders: Japanese Internment & the Muslim Ban

This year marks the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066 signed by President Roosevelt that was responsible for Japanese internment camps during WWII.

The town hall will feature leaders from the Japanese, Arab and Muslim American communities. Panelists will discuss the impacts of discriminatory executive orders on their communities.

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

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Grits & Politics Detroit

Date: 
Sat, Sep 9, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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TOPIC:
GHETTO ECONOMICS
how do we get our markets back?
how do WE become owners, not be the ones owned?
how do we reclaim our economic power, that was stolen from us?

Detroit has undergone a power and pride shift whereby Black and poor people who live in the city have been marginalized and desensitized to the very processes that affect us.

Grits and Politics Detroit is a regular breakfast hosted by former Wayne County Commissioner Keith D. Williams to energize Black people and poor people about political processes.

Location: 
Greater Emmanuel Institutional
Address: 
19190 Schaefer Hwy, Detroit, Michigan 48235

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Sustainable Ann Arbor: A Progressive Candidates Meet-and-Greet

Date: 
Fri, Jul 14, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

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Join Zach Ackerman, Jason Frenzel, and Chip Smith for an evening of food, drinks, and conversation. All three are progressive Democrats running for re-election to Ann Arbor City Council. Together, they have championed policies that will help build a fiscially, economically, and environmentally sustainable Ann Arbor.

Together, we all can help continue this work for another three years!

Light refreshments will be served with a cash bar. There is a suggested donation of $15 ($5 for each campaign), but support at any level is greatly appreciated. Hope to see you there!

Location: 
Grange Kitchen & Bar
Address: 
118 W Liberty St, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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Hydrate Detroit - Water Donation Drive Barbecue Cookout

Date: 
Sat, Jul 15, 2017 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm

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Help support/hydrate Detroit. Donate cases, gallons, or jugs of water or give a suggested donation of $10.00. Join us for Music, Education, Resources and fun good times supporting a cause. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. For more information please call 313-279-0608. Email us anytime Water4Detroit@gmail.com

Imported from: http://detroit.activatehub.org/events/130550

Location: 
Dueweke Park: Corner of East Warren & Gratiot Avenue, Detroit MI 48214 US

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Resistance Workshop for Progressives

Date: 
Sat, Jul 29, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:30pm

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You want to resist and resist -- but do you feel you are missing some of the tools?

We have the solution -- A special workshop for members of grassroots progressive groups called, "Issues Education, Resources, and Messaging for Consistent, Persistent Resistance."

This half-day workshop will be jam-packed with information on key federal and state issues, as well as tips on ways progressives can better get their message out. You also will receive a special toolkit on the issues with additional resources to investigate on your own time.

Location: 
Hamburg Township Library
Address: 
10411 Merrill Rd, Hamburg, Michigan 48189

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Oakland/Macomb NOW Annual Meeting

Date: 
Tue, Jul 11, 2017 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

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Join Oakland/Macomb County NOW at our Annual Meeting and Election of Officers. ​Members, please join us for the election and discussion on current issues. All non-members are welcome to attend and find out more about NOW and how we continue to fight for equality.

**$5 Suggested Donation**
**Pizza, salad and pop provided**

https://www.facebook.com/events/485447035140398/

Location: 
Duggans Irish Pub
Address: 
31501 Woodward Ave, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073

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MCHR Annual Meeting and Lecture

Date: 
Thu, Jun 15, 2017 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

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7 pm Annual Report and Board Elections
7:30 pm Talk. YOU NEED NOT BE A MEMBER TO ATTEND.
Dr Kahn is not to be missed.
Our Lady of Fatima Activities Room, Enter off parking lot.

Light refreshments. $5 donation at the door

https://www.facebook.com/events/1737191569632105/

Location: 
Our Lady of Fatima Church, Oak Park MI

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Detroit Resistance: Environmental Justice

Date: 
Tue, Jun 13, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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What will our response be to President Trump's ongoing sabotage of the environment?

Join the discussion with a panel of experts from Clean Water Action, Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice, and the Michigan House of Representatives. There will also be a coordinated action and fundraising for local causes.

This group has been meeting monthly since Trump was elected president as a way to bring people together, learn new things and get connected to activists, actions, and initiatives.

Location: 
Grace in Action Detroit
Address: 
1725 Lawndale St, Detroit, Michigan 48209

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Day of Solidarity Benefit Show: Free Marius Mason! Free All Prisoners!

Date: 
Sun, Jun 11, 2017 - 5:00pm to 10:00pm

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International Day of Solidarity with Marius Mason and All
Long-Term Anarchist Prisoners

Each year, June 11 serves as a day to remember longtime
imprisoned anarchist comrades around the world through words, actions, and ongoing material support, and highlight prisoner solidarity and prison abolition in general. For more info, see June11.org.

5-7 pm: Sassy Abolitionists' Street Party! Meet outside Bona Sera; bring something to make noise with, but mostly, join in doing outreach for the benefit concert, prisoner solidarity, and abolition.

Location: 
Bona Sera Underground
Address: 
200 West Michigan, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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