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What happened to George Floyd simply does not happen in Cuba. In a recent article the distinguished scholar August H. Nimtz pointed out that “ If the murder of George Floyd has its origins in the institution of racial slavery, as some would argue, then …

Craig Altemose will speak to two lessons we must learn from the COVID-19 about climate change. The first is that we ignore expert guidance – whether public health professionals or climate scientists — at our peril. To do so, climate catastrophe awaits us as surely …

Reading Group: “How to Be an Antiracist”

January 18, 2020 // 0 Comments

Historian Ibram Kendi identifies only three stark choices for each of us as to how we will relate to the omni- present reality of racism in our society and in our daily lives.  We can be segregationists or assimilationists- two different presentations of racism; or, …

UPDATE: This event is now SOLD OUT but a standby line will form at the Coolidge Corner Theatre on the day of the event. There is no waitlist for standby; tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last. Ibram X. Kendi …

It is what it was: Faneuil Hall Speak Out

November 10, 2018 // 0 Comments

Did you know that Faneuil Hall was built with slave money?  Did you know that slaves were sold at the Faneuil Market Place?  Did you know the Mayor and our Boston City Councilors have refused to talk about slavery in Boston?  We can not have …

Discussion of the Poor People’s Campaign

April 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

Sunday, April 15 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Watertown Free Public Library (123 Main Street, Watertown)   What is the Poor People’s Campaign? Why is there A National Call for Moral Revival? How do we challenge systemic racism, poverty, the war economy, and ecological devastation? …

Mass Meeting Saturday, April 7, 2018 10:00 am 1199SEIU, 108 Myrtle St., Quincy, MA 02171   The Massachusetts Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival will hold its first Mass Meeting on Saturday, April 7th at 10am. Our plan is to engage the communities most …

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