Past RJR programs Other groups’ events


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RJR is joining with Western MA SURJ  to co-sponsor this opportunity for kids to make posters to bring to the sister rally in Greenfield this Saturday, 1/20. Hope you can join us!



Join us at our Vigil For Racial Justice, co-sponsored by the Visioning B.E.A.R. Circle Intertribal Coalition — every Saturday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Greenfield Town Common, whatever the weather.




One Saturday morning most months at the First Congregational Church, 43 Silver Street, Greenfield MA 01301. Free childcare, light snacks, everyone welcome.

Cancellations due to weather will be announced on WHAI, 98.3 FM and

Saturday, February 3, 10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Immigration and Trump: Franklin County’s Response
with representatives of the Immigrant Protection Project, ACLU, and more

How have the current administration’s immigration policies impacted our community?
How have we responded?
Do you know your rights if ICE shows up?
How can you get involved in helping our neighbors at risk?







Monday, January 15, Northampton MA:  33rd Annual MLK Day Celebration with the Resistance Center for Peace and Justice (formerly AFSC)

Monday, January 15, Amherst MA: Martin Luther King Jr. Kids Celebration and  Martin Luther King Community Breakfast

Monday, January 15, Greenfield MA: Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration at Greenfield Community College

Thursday, January 18, Greenfield MA: Cracking The Code, film and training

Thursday, January 18, Storrs CT:  Anita Hill speaking at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation 

January 18-19, Philadelphia: Reparations Now Symposium

January 19-20, Worcester MA:   Radical Dreaming, King, and Intersectional Activism

January 19-21, Springfield MA: Undoing Racism Training with the People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond

Thursday, January 25, Montpelier VT: Systemic Racism Awareness Day at the Statehouse

Sunday, January 28, online: Webinar: Centering Intersectional Feminism For The Win!

Sundays, February 4-March 4, western MA:  SURJ Dialogue Circles: Beyond Policing

Thursday, February 8: Free webinar:  Top Tools & Tactics To Bump Up Your Online Organizing

Saturday, March 10, Easthampton MA:  Transforming Education for Social Justice Conference

April 4-7, 2018, Grand Rapids MI:  WPC 19, the 2018 annual White Privilege Conference

April 19-21, Springfield MA: Undoing Racism Workshop for Youth and  Adults Working with Youth

Saturday May 6, Greenfield MA:  All Souls Unitarian Church’s annual Antiracism Film Festival

May 9-12, Ryerson, ON, CAWhite Privilege Conference – Global

November 8-10, Detroit MI: Facing Race, A National Conference, from ColorLines

Email us your announcements of racial justice-related events and we will include in our listings if possible. Events from across the country and beyond are welcome!