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MI PPC Candlelight Vigil at Ingham County Jail

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Tue, Dec 11, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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On Tuesday night, the Michigan Poor People's campaign, and the Detroit Light Brigade will stand on the other side of the wall from Bill and Tommy who are being held at the Ingham County Jail. We will join our cries with theirs as we light candles to remember all of those who are incarcerated that night. Join us for an interfaith, candlelit vigil to stand against the prison system. We will read and sing and hold silence for an end to mass incarceration.

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630 N Cedar St, Mason, MI 48854-1017, United States

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MI PPC Rally and Press Conference at MDHHS

Date: 
Wed, Dec 12, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am

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This MI PPC rally and Press Conference at MI Dept of Health & Human Services takes place following the 6am release of Bill Wylie Kellerman & Tommy Tackett from the Ingham County Jail.

Dear Michigan Poor People’s Campaign Community:

Two courageous members of the Michigan Poor People's Campaign were arrested during this summer’s 40 Days of civil disobedience, at the MDHHS.

Location: 
236 S Grand Ave, Lansing, MI 48933, United States

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Weekly Coffee & Catch Up

Date: 
Fri, Dec 21, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm

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The weekly meeting of the Washtenaw County chapter of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival. This is a chance to meet, talk and socialize with fellow members of the campaign in an informal setting.

https://www.facebook.com/events/913327405723474/

Location: 
B-24's Espresso Bar Eats and Entertainment
Address: 
217 W Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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Weekly Coffee and Catch Up

Date: 
Fri, Jun 8, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm

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Informal time to get to know each other and find out what's going on with the Michigan Poor People's Campaign in, around and beyond Washtenaw County.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1590458827685929/?event_time_id=1590458864352592

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B-24's Espresso Bar Eats and Entertainment
Address: 
217 W Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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Connect & Act Continues - Kickoff for Series of Monthly Meetups

Date: 
Thu, May 31, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

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Connect & Act 2018 (the ICPJ conference held in March in Ypsilanti) gave us a venue to highlight five important focus areas that have been cornerstones of ICPJ's work for many years. Participants heard, from movement leaders, about current campaigns involving Racial Justice, Environmental Justice, Immigration Reform, Strengthening our Democracy and how all of these human rights issues are being addressed in the Poor People's Campaign.

Location: 
Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse
Address: 
307 N River St, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48198

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MI PPC Direct Action Training

Date: 
Sat, Jun 9, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:30pm

City:

It is our time to come together for public action.

To prepare for this public action, we’re offering Nonviolent Moral Fusion Direct Action Trainings around the state.

Please register here and the location of the event will be sent to you.
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd8UaQQ05-KV0kpWK7g5cEG4APMgKozr6oBUXVdW8DOLG1VjQ/viewform

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Detroit, Michigan

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Nonviolent Moral Fusion Direct Action in Lansing

Date: 
Tue, May 29, 2018 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

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Week 3: War Economy, Veterans, Education and Our National Priorities

Location: 
First Presbyterian Church of Lansing
Address: 
510 W. Ottawa, Lansing, Michigan 48933

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MCHR Annual Meeting - Poor Peoples Campaign

Date: 
Thu, Jun 21, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

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Michigan Coalition for Human Rights (MCHR) Annual Meeting will include annual report and board elections, followed by panel of organizers from the Poor People's Campaign to talk about lessons learned and the future of mass movements. Annual meeting at 7:00; Program at 7:30 pm.

Panelists: Rev. Ed Rowe, activist pastor; Crystal Baker, student, Youth Leader; Yexenia Vanegas, teacher and organizer, PPC, emphasis on theomusicology and movement arts.

Location: 
Our Lady of Fatima Church (Our Mother of Perpetual Help Parish): 13500 Oak Park Blvd, Oak Park Michigan (MI) 48085 US
Address: 
13500 Oak Park Blvd, Oak Park, Michigan 48237

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Nonviolent Moral Fusion Direct Action at Michigan State Capital

Date: 
Mon, Jun 4, 2018 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

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Ecological Devastation and Health! Clean Air, Clean Water, and Healthcare for All!

Location: 
First Presbyterian Church of Lansing

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MI PPC Nonviolent Moral Fusion Direct Action Training

Date: 
Sat, May 5, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

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It is our time to come together for public action.

To prepare for this public action, we’re offering Nonviolent Moral Fusion Direct Action Trainings around the state. Please register for the training on Sunday, April 29 from 2 to 6 pm at St Peter’s Episcopal Church, 1950 Trumbull Ave, Detroit, MI 48216.

Location: 
UAW Local 600
Address: 
10550 Dix, Dearborn, Michigan 48120

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