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Water Justice Issues in Detroit Flint & Palestine

Water Justice Issues in Detroit Flint & Palestine

Date: Feb. 24th, 2019 @ 12pm

Swords Into Plowshares
33 E. Adams
Detroit, MI
Discussion & Brunch with Thomas Abowd

Join Us at 12 p.m. on Feb. 24 at Swords Into Plowshares, 33 E. Adams, Detroit, Mich. 48226.

Tufts University Professor Thomas Abowd will discuss water rights and conservation issues.

RSVP: detroit@jewishvoiceforpeace.org

Sponsored by Jewish Voice for Peace/Detroit

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Green New Deal Presentation and Discussion

Green New Deal Presentation and Discussion

Date: Feb. 20th, 2019 @ 6:45pm

Huntington Woods Public Library
Presented by the Huntington Woods Peace, Citizenship & Education Project

A presentation and panel discussion on the Green New Deal is set for 6:45 p.m., February 19, 2019 at the Huntington Woods Public Library. Library is located at 26415 Scotia Avenue, Huntington Woods, Mich. 48070.

Free admission. Donations accepted.
For more information, contact support@mchr.org.

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Honoring the 1937 UAW Flint Sit-Down Strike on Feb. 11 at UAW Local 909 in Warren

Date: Feb. 11th, 2019 @ 3pm

A free event honoring the UAW sit-down strike at the Flint GM auto plants in 1937 will be held from 3:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m. on Feb. 11 at UAW Local 909. The union hall is located at 5587 Stephens, Warren, Mich. 48091.

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MCHR and Sierra Club present The Real Deal on the Green New Deal

MCHR and Sierra Club present The Real Deal on the Green New Deal

Date: Feb. 6th, 2019 @ 7pm

@ the Royal Oak Public Library
222 E. Eleven Mile Road, Royal Oak, Mich. 48067

Michigan Coalition for Human Rights and Sierra Club are sponsoring an information session on the Green New Deal. Speakers from Sierra Club and Sunrise Movement Michigan will explain the Green New Deal, answer questions and discuss their related work. Program is set for 7 p.m., February 6th, 2019 at the Royal Oak Public Library.

Wondering what to do to help fight climate change? Have you heard about this Green New Deal? come learn about climate action and how the Green New Deal fits into local actions already happening to create a livable planet for future generations. From beginners to activists, everybody can learn and participate in this presentation about Detroit and Michigan’s role in the future.

Special guests will be present from Sunrise Movement Michigan to explain their work on the Green New Deal.

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Martin Luther King Day

Date: Jan. 21st, 2019

Martin Luther King Day is Monday, January 21, 2019.

Join the celebration of Dr. King’s life on Monday.

See listing of MLK Day 2019 activities taking place in and around Detroit.

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