Activate! 313 Progressive Community Calendar

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 7am-5:30pm
7am-5:30pm
Press conference, rally, witness reintroduction of water rights legislation and visit legislators. Times to be announced. Sponsored by the People's Water Board coalition, We the People of Detroit and Detroit Minds Dying. This is the revised schedule for World Water Day: 7:00- Buses leave Central Methodist (downtown Detroit) 9:00- Arrive in Lansing, Central Methodist Church (Across from the State Capitol) 9:30- Brief lobbying training, get into groups, get packets. 10:15- Photo on Capitol Steps 10:30- Visit Michigan House of Representative's offices 11:30- Lunch- Central United Methodist Noon- Hear the Voices of the people of Detroit, Highland Park and Flint 1:00- Press Conference 1:30- House Gallery- Hear World Water Day Resolution read into record. 2:30- Visit Senator's offices 3:30- Rally with Grand Rapid Water Protectors at Capitol Steps 4:00- Buses depart for Detroit and Flint. 5:30/6:00- Arrive in Detroit. Here is a link to the flyer: http://files.constantcontact.c om/fe9806e9001/4e994916-513f-4 eef-b58a-527d70ae20fa.pdf To reserve a seat on the bus or for more information about water shut offs follow this link: www.peopleswaterboard.org
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Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 5-8pm
5-8pm
Join us for the campaign kickoff event for Mike McDermott, Democrat for State Representative of the 16th District. The event is at DeLuca's Restaurant in Westland, MI (at the corner of Warren and Inkster Rds.) Mike is a Democrat and a Berniecrat who worked as an organizer on the Bernie Sanders campaign here in Michigan. He is also a community activist who is engaged on a number of different causes and concerns including clean water rights, defending public schools, economic justice, expanding the right to vote, guaranteed healthcare for all, progressive income taxation, redistricting reform reform, union rights and collective bargaining and more. There is a suggested donation of $27 to attend the event. Come on out and enjoy pizza, pasta, pop, and politics as we kickoff Mike's State Representative race for 2018.
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Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 1-4pm
1-4pm
Over 80 Fire the Fool Rallies will be held on April 1st (April Fools Day) around the country. This rally is being held in solidarity with the other rallies. More details: https://www.facebook.com/events/1206504072802375/ NOTE: The start time of this rally had been noon and now it is 1:00 pm. Also, the location moved 1/2 block west. Suggest that you check the Facebook page above a couple days before the event for the most up-to-date details.
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Sunday, April 2, 2017 from 4-7pm
4-7pm
A 50th Anniversary Reading of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Great Speech on War and Peace. 16 civil rights and peace activists will present "A Time to Break Silence" from the pulpit where Dr. King preached several times. There will be additional events on the exact Anniversary, April 4. To sponsor a reading, contact Rev. Rich Peacock at rjpeacock@wowway.com. We will provide resources. Sponsors are Peace Action of Michigan, Detroit Central Church, Swords into Plowshares, Ecumenical Theological Seminary, Detroit N.A.A.C.P.
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Saturday, April 15, 2017 from noon-4pm
noon-4pm
Venue:
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Hart Plaza
Key objectives: Demand Trump keeps his campaign promise to release his taxes; Highlight hypocrisy and lack of transparency in the office of the US President (other US presidents provided their taxes); Threats to US National Security: Trump's Cabinets' Ties to Russia, and US Intelligence agencies continue investigating Russian meddling in 2016 elections POTUS.
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Friday, April 28, 2017 at 10:30pm through Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 2:30am
10:30pm through Sunday, April 30 at 2:30am
This is a bus to the People's Climate March in Washington D.C. We will leave from our gated parking lot in Detroit . Please join us as we make history in assembling the largest gathering of climate activists in the United States. We are proud to offer this bus at an affordable eighty dollars (try getting to DC cheaper than that.) There are also low-income stipends available upon request: https://www.eventbrite.com/myevent?eid=32832522960
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Friday, April 28, 2017 at 10:30pm through Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 2:30am
10:30pm through Sunday, April 30 at 2:30am
This is a bus to the People's Climate March in Washington D.C. We will leave from our gated parking lot in Detroit . Please join us as we make history in assembling the largest gathering of climate activists in the United States. We are proud to offer this bus at an affordable eighty dollars (try getting to DC cheaper than that.) There are also low-income stipends available upon request: https://www.eventbrite.com/myevent?eid=32832522960
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