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Shut Down the Immigrant Detention Camp in Baldwin, MI

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Tue, Oct 1, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

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Shut Down North Lake Correctional Facility
No For-Profit Immigrant Detention Camps in Michigan

GEO Group—the largest private prison corporation in the US—will attempt to open Michigan’s first for-profit detention center for immigrants in Baldwin, Michigan on October 1st.

GEO Group is an industry leader in human-rights abuses and deaths at its facilities. A federal judge described their facilities as, “a cesspool of unconstitutional and inhuman acts and conditions”.

GEO has been sued multiple times for forcing detainees to work for food, water and toiletries.

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North Lake Correctional Facility

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Earthfest!

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Thu, Sep 19, 2019 - 10:00am

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EarthFest is designed to engage, entertain, and educate University of
Michigan students, faculty, and staff on all aspects of sustainability. Come
browse dozens of booths with information on how to get involved in
sustainability on campus and beyond. More info at EarthFest! [1]

[1] https://events.umich.edu/event/65059

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U-M Diag [1], [1] http://wcbn.org/content/u-m-diag

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Kalamazoo Climate Strike

Date: 
Fri, Sep 20, 2019 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

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Kalamazoo is participating in the Global Climate Strike! Around the world, people will walk out of their schools, workplaces, and homes to demand transformative action in response to the global climate crisis. Join us! #StrikeWiithUs #ClimateStrike

https://www.facebook.com/events/469151490331766/

Location: 
Arcadia Creek Festival Site
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Kalamazoo

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Global Climate Strike Detroit

Date: 
Fri, Sep 20, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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Starting September 20, people of all ages in hundreds of countries are walking out of their jobs, homes, and classes to demand real climate action from our elected officials.

There is no Planet B. When the earth and communities we love are under attack, we stand up and fight back.

Please join a group wherever you'll be on September 20th- and if you're in Detroit, please join us. Find an event near you here: https://globalclimatestrike.net/

Location: 
Grand Circus Park Historic District
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Detroit

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PROTEST!!! Let's Bring An End To For-Profit Prisons!!!

Date: 
Tue, Oct 1, 2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

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This prison is going to house 1800 undocumented immigrants that have committed low level crimes. (Please click on "Discussion" tab to watch our State Senator speak on these undocumented immigrants as he put it).

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North Lake Correctional Facility

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Washtenaw Climate Strike Sept 20

Date: 
Fri, Sep 20, 2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

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Day of schedule:

11AM walkout to Ingalls Mall
11AM-12PM Tabling + Performances
12PM Rally
12:45PM Workshop Block 1
1:30PM Workshop Block 2
2:15PM Closing Performance

On September 20, three days before the UN Climate Summit in NYC, young people and adults will strike all across the US and world to demand transformative action be taken to address the climate crisis.

Location: 
Ingalls Mall
Address: 
915 E Washington St, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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March for Black Women Detroit

Date: 
Sat, Sep 14, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

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March for Black Women Detroit is a rally inspired by M4BW which took place in D.C., organized by Black Women's Blueprint.

Unfortunately, our issues are often pushed to the background in the Black and feminist community. March for Black Women is a space for Black women to be heard. It is a space for us to be celebrated.

Speakers and performers will be announced soon. Inbox us if you are interested in being apart of this!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2433696036695278/

Location: 
Campau Park
Address: 
Detroit

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No Tunnel! Decommission Line 5!

Date: 
Fri, Aug 30, 2019 - 9:00pm to 10:30pm

#Enbridge is toxic for the people and the planet!

In collaboration with Indigenous Leaders from all over MI, Ann Arbor Light Brigade, the organizing committee for the Pipe Out Paddle Protest, and the Detroit Light Brigade will be meet at the foot of the bridge to demand Enbridge #SHUTDOWNLINE5 once and for all. It is our duty to protect the Great Lakes for 7 generations ahead.

There is free parking and children are welcome!
Please share this event and make plans to attend!

Location: 
102 W Straits Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9400, United States

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Cookout With Eli Savit

Date: 
Sun, Aug 25, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

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This is a community event August 25, 2019 5 PM to 8 PM Congress Park Ypsilanti Michigan this is a time that as a community you can come out and have a up close and personal conversation with Eli Savit. running candidate for Washtenaw county prosecutor. If you really have deep concerns for 2020 next prosecutor for Washtenaw county come out and hear the vision for the future of the Washtenaw county prosecutor office. Eli Savit. There will be free refreshments served.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2146071089026794/

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Congress park Ypsilanti Michigan

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Building a Peace Economy Shrink the Pentagon for People & Planet

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Sat, Sep 21, 2019 - 10:00am to 3:30pm

Please plan to attend "Building a Peace Economy: Shrink the Pentagon for People and Planet," on UN-sanctioned International Day of Peace, Saturday, September 21. It is hosted by the Peace Education Center of Greater Lansing, and takes place from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM at 1120 S. Harrison, East Lansing, across from the MSU campus. Citizens for Peace is a sponsor of the event. See flyer for more information

https://www.facebook.com/events/490763221696131/

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1120 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI 48823-5201, United States

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