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Peoples Congress of Resistance

When: Saturday, September 16, 2017, 8:30 am to Sunday, September 17, 2017, 4:00 pm
Where: Howard University • 2397 6th St NW, Washington, DC 20059 • Blackburn ballroom • Washington DC


In the face of the assault waged against working class and poor communities and the environment by the Trump Administration a grassroots People’s Congress of Resistance will convene in Washington, D.C. on September 16 and 17, 2017.

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Bread and Puppet's Domestic Insurrection Circus

When: Sunday, September 3, 2017, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: Cambridge Common • Cambridge

Bread and Puppet returns to the Cambridge Common Sunday, September 3rd, at 3 p.m. to present Our Domestic Insurrection Circus, a giant puppet spectacle addressing the urgencies and absurdities of our current political moment.

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Stop Militarization of Space week

When: Saturday, October 7, 2017, 12:00 pm to Saturday, October 14, 2017, 12:00 pm
Where: Global • Boston

Fight White Supremacy: Rally and March

When: Saturday, August 19, 2017, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Where: Reggie Lewis Athletic Center • 1350 Tremont Street • Boston



As with all public actions, there is a risk of injury and/or state violence.  Please exhibit extreme caution and awareness if participating.  Details:

Black Lives Matter


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Bread and Roses Heritage Festival

When: Monday, September 4, 2017, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Where: Lawrence common, city center • Lawrence
The Bread and Roses Heritage Festival is a celebration of the ethnic diversity and labor history of Lawrence, Ma. This annual festival is celebrated on Labor Day in order to honor the most significant event in Lawrence history: the 1912 Bread and Roses Strike. We memorialize the event with a variety of music and dance, poetry and drama, ethnic food, historical demonstrations, and walking and trolley tours, all on or starting from Lawrence's Common. We also host organizations continuing the struggle for social justice today.
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‘Radical’ gathers activists from ’60s, the history and future of protest

When: Saturday, July 29, 2017, 11:30 am to 3:30 pm
Where: Cambridge Public Library • Broadway • Cambridge


Radical’ gathers activists from 60s, today
to look at the history and future of protest


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NO WAR 2017

When: Friday, September 22, 2017, 7:00 pm to Sunday, September 24, 2017, 9:00 pm
Where: American University Katzen Art Center • 4400 Massachusetts Ave. • NW • Washington

No War 2017: War and the Environment

September 22 @ 7:00 pm - September 24 @ 9:00 pm
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Muslim Justice and Climate Change Teach-In

When: Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: The Democracy Center • 45 Mount Auburn Street • Cambridge

Dialogue on Anti-Muslim Prejudice

When: Thursday, June 22, 2017, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Where: Boston Public Library, Lower Mills Branch • 23 Richmond Street • Dorchester

Why Manchester? Why Portland? Why Syria?

Are all Muslims Extremists?

What do Muslims Believe?

Speaker: Hayat Imam

Hayat is a Muslim Feminist, Member of Dorchester People for Peace, and a long time Activist for Social Justice.

Light refreshments will be provided

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Schooled by Struggle: How Black Radicals Teach Us, in the Classroom and Beyond

When: Saturday, June 24, 2017, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: Grove Hall Branch, Boston Public Library • 41 Geneva Avenue • Dorchester

Two weeks from today 6/24 at BPL Grove Hall: "Schooled By Struggle: How Black Radicals Teach Us, in the classroom and beyond." From Richard Wright's influential memoir Black Boy to the autobiography of political exile Assata Shakur, the writings of African American radicals retain the power to teach and inspire. What can we learn today by studying the experiences and reflections of past generations of radical activists?

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Student Activism: Who, What, Why And What Now? with Dr. Edmund Bertschinger

When: Sunday, May 28, 2017, 11:00 am to 1:30 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street, 2nd floor • 02116 • Boston

Sunday, May 28, 2017
"Student activism: Who, what, why and what now?" 
with Dr. Edmund Bertschinger

(MIT Physicist, and Director of Diversity Program)

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March Against President Trump's Budget Plan

When: Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 11:30 am to 2:00 pm
Where: Tip O'Neil Federal Building • 10 Causeway Street • Boston

This time it's a matter of life and death.

I'll be There

The country has never seen anything like it! The budget cuts and tax breaks proposed in the President’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget proposal and the forthcoming House budget proposal to follow will impact every program that helps each of us achieve a decent quality of life – and in many cases, to maintain life itself. It’s time to rise up in opposition while there’s time and to insist on a budget that puts people first:

11:30am: Assemble at Tip O'Neill Federal Bldg 10 Causeway St Boston
12:00 noon:  Rally at O’Neill Bldg
12:30 pm:  March to JFK Federal Bldg
1:00 pm:   Rally at JFK Bldg

Confirmed Speakers

State Senator Jamie Eldridge
Patricia Downs Berger, MD, co-chair, Mass-Care
Michael Kane, executive director, Massachusetts Alliance of HUD Tenants
Steve Tolman, President, Massachusetts AFL-CIO
Barbara Madeloni, President, Massachusetts Teachers Association
Rich Rogers, Secretary-Treasurer, Greater Boston Labor Council
Katherine Anderson, 350 Massachusetts
Warren Pepicelli, Executive Vice President, UNITE HERE
Jonathan King, Professsor, MIT
Roxanne Reddington-Wilde, ABCD
State Rep. Mike Connolly
Conrad Ciszek, Burbank Tenants Association
Chuck Collins, Institute for Policy Studies
Darrin Howell, 1199 SEIU

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Watertown Citizens for Peace annual meeting and potluck

When: Sunday, June 18, 2017, 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: Auditorium at the apartments at Coolidge School • 319 Arlington Street • Watertown

Boston Voices for Trade Justice

When: Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: St. Mary's Episcopal Church • 14 Cushing Avenue • Behind the Strand Theatre. Free parking at Belden Sq. municipal lot • Dorchester

What’s at the root of political and economic migration?

How does NAFTA affect immigrant communities in Boston?

A forum bringing together:

                   Patricia Montes, Executive director, Centro Presente

                             Impact of trade deals on Central America

                   Pablo Ruiz, Director Community Action, SEIU/ Raise up MA                                   Income inequality in MA

                   Jose Palma, Organizing Director, Neighbor to Neighbor

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Celebrate International Workers' Resistance Peña Rebelde!

When: Saturday, May 13, 2017, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: encuentro 5 • 9A Hamilton Place • Boston

9A Hamilton Place across the street from Park Street Train Station (green and red lines) and next to the Orpheum Theater

To view flyer please go to   For more information please call (617) 922-5744

This May1st millions of workers, families and supporters throughout the globe commemorated and celebrated International Workers' Day!

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