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RJR CALENDAR

Highlighted days on calendar have scheduled events. Click on day for event information.

 

 VIGIL FOR RACIAL JUSTICE, EVERY SATURDAY

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.

 

 

FREE MONTHLY PROGRAMS 

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 http://whai.com/closings/http://whai.com/

 

 

Saturday, November 3 – Wisdom From The Indigenous Elders

10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., First Congregational Church, 43 Silver Street, Greenfield MA
Doors open at 9:45
Childcare available – RSVP to email@racialjustice.org
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Saturday, December 1 – Just Another Mile, a documentary film by Gloria Matlock

 

10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., First Congregational Church, 43 Silver Street, Greenfield MA
Doors open at 9:45
Childcare available – RSVP to email@racialjustice.org
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OTHER GROUPS’ EVENTS

Saturdays, Oct. 27 and Nov. 3, online: What White People Can Do About Racism

Thursday, Nov. 1, Amherst MA:  Feinberg Series – Domestic Workers Building Dignity and Power, Past and Present

Monday, Nov. 5, Amherst MA:  Feinberg Series – Dreams and Nightmares: The Promises and Perils of Revolutionary Visions

Monday Nov. 5, Philadelphia: A Day of Reparations to African People

Monday Nov. 5, Ashville NC: A Day of Reparations to African People

Tuesday Nov. 6, NYC:  A Day of Reparations to African People

Wednesday, Nov. 7, Amherst MA: How To Be An Antiracist, with Dr. Ibram X. Kendi

Thursday, Nov. 8, North Adams MA: 2018 Public Policy Lecture: Ta Nehisi Coates

Thursday Nov. 8, Boston:  A Day of Reparations to African People

Thursday and Friday, Nov. 8-9, Amherst MA:  21st Annual Eqbal Ahmad Lecture Series presents: Jackson Rising

ahursday and Friday, Nov. 8-9, Amherst MA: Undoing Racism Workshop with the People’s Institute For Survival And Beyond

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

Saturday, Nov. 10, Springfield MA: Book signing for Every Day In The USA: 30 Black Moments by Anika Nailah and C. Andrew Williams

Saturday, Nov. 10, Turners Falls MA:  Stolen Identities: The Mashpee Wampanoag, Defined Out of Rightful Existence

Tuesday, Nov. 13, Amherst MA: Feinberg Series – People’s Encyclopedia and Zine Making Workshop

Tues, Nov. 13, Portland OR: A Day of Reparations to African People

Tuesday, Nov 13, Amherst MA: Feinberg Series – All Organizing Is Science Fiction

Wednesday, Nov. 14, Washington DC: Mashpee Wampanoag Land Solidarity Walk and Rally

Weds, Nov. 14, Seattle WA: A Day of Reparations to African People

Saturday, Nov. 17, Greenfield MA:  May We Live In Interesting Times: Building Just Communities In A Time of Chaos, Greening Greenfield’s annual forum

Sunday, Nov. 18, Amherst MA: Second annual Community Summit , 1-4 p.m., Jones Library, Amherst.
“We will again be offering food to share and hope to create a space in which organizers and member-leaders from many different social justice groups can continue to deepen our unity and solidarity, to weave together our community, and to strengthen our collective power in the face of the challenges that each of our organizations confronts on a daily basis. We recognize that we don’t all agree on everything and hope to begin to create spaces that will allow for full exploration of our many points of view.”
For more info: organizerscommunitysummit@gmail.com>

Tuesday, Nov 27, Northampton MA: Feinberg Series – Escaping Slavery, Envisioning Freedom

Wednesday, Nov. 28, Northampton MA:  Harvest of Empire: The Untold Story of Latinos in America

2019
Saturday, Feb. 2, Holyoke MA: 
Feinberg Series – Pa’alante: Building A Youthl-Led Social Justice Program From The Ground Up

Saturday, Mar. 2, Northampton MA: Feinberg Series – Beehive Design Collective: Mesoamérica Resiste For Educators

Mar. 20-23, Cedar Rapids IA:  White Privilege Conference

Thursday, Mar. 28, Amherst MA: Feinberg Series Capstone Event – PlugIn: Building Other Worlds Where We Are

 

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!