No New Year Under This Old System!

http://stopmassincarceration.net/

-+*If you think that torture, that violence against women and attacks on women’s rights, that attacks on immigrants and the pillaging of the environment of the planet, that U.S. wars for empire and attacks on people for who they love and how they love and more must be stopped; join us in the streets on New Year’s Eve.

Actor Bill Duke will discuss Dark Girls and Complexion Conflicts

Actor Bill Duke

-+*oin us THIS Friday, Nov. 14th, 2014, at 7:30 a.m., as this forum features a discussion on cultural identity and complexion conflict in African American culture. Our Newsmaker will be: Actor, Director,  Producer,  Author Bill Duke This forum will focus on a more than 200-year-old debate on how Eurocentricity impacts American social constructions of race and beauty in African […]

Turning The Page: October 25th

New Model of Public Safety

-+*Peter Laarman: Prominent area political leaders will headline a special event to be held at Holman United Methodist Church on the afternoon of Saturday, Oct. 25—just ten days before the Nov. 4 general election.

Urban Issues Forum: Charles Blow

Charles Blow

-+*This forum will focus on how American culture has been complicit in the perversion of police abuse and domestic violence in the 21st Century. Recent events in Ferguson, Missouri (and other cities, including Los Angeles) and the National Football League, has pushed these issues right in our face and forced us-as a society-to confront these LONG TIME social realities.

Inequality for All Screening

inequality for all

-+*In partnership with Bend the Arc and 20+ cosponsoring organizations, we are presenting a Sunday afternoon screening of Inequality for All, a documentary by former U.S. labor secretary Robert Reich.

ACLU Forum: Immigration Reform Now?

Immigration Reform Now

-+*Join us as a panel of experts unpack the decisions faced by midterm election voters concerned with the fate of 11 million undocumented Americans, the 16 million who live in mixed-status families, as well as the 50,000 children seeking refugee status or humanitarian parole