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March on Washington 50th Anniversary

When: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Where: John F. Kennedy Library • 220 Morrissey Blvd • JFK T • Dorchester

 Pre-registration required. Register HERE.

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Remember Hiroshima and Nagasaki

When: Sunday, August 4, 2013, 4:15 pm
Where: Watertown Square & Charles River Dock • Watertown

Build a Non-Violent World

Join Us for a Remembrance of the Bombings of

Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945

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Book Reading: She Walked for All of Us

When: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 4:00 pm
Where: New England Mobile Book Fair • 82-84 Needham St • (Opposite McDonald's) • Newton Highlands

5th Annual Communal Reading of Frederick Douglass "What to the slave is the Fourth of July?"

When: Tuesday, July 2, 2013, 9:00 am
Where: 54th Regiment Memorial • (opposite State House) • Boston Common • Boston

Community Change Inc. is a nonprofit organization established in 1968 that promotes racial justice and equity.  For its 5th consecutive year, CCI Boston is organizing this free and public event to raise awareness about alternative meanings of the fourth of July.

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FILM: "Hibakusha, Our Life to Live"

When: Tuesday, August 6, 2013, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Where: Brattle Theater • 40 Brattle St. • Harvard Square • Cambridge

Hibakusha, Our Life to Live

a film about the survivors of the atomic bomb attacks 
on Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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Annual Ethel and Julius Rosenberg Commemoration

When: Sunday, June 2, 2013, 8:00 am
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston

Annual Ethel and Julius Rosenberg Commemoration
COMMUNITY DISCUSSION
"60th Anniversary of the Rosenbergs' Execution"

Julius Rosenberg was arrested in July 1950, a few weeks after the Korean War began. Despite a massive worldwide protest he was executed, along with his wife, Ethel, on June 19, 1953, a few weeks before it ended. The charge against the Rosenbergs was vague - "Conspiracy to Commit Espionage." But they really were tried and sentenced for giving classified atomic secrets to the USSR.

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Roots of Liberty: The Haitian Revolution and the American Civil War

When: Saturday, May 4, 2013, 2:00 pm
Where: Tremont Temple • 88 Tremont St • Park St T • Boston

This amazing event features a performance with special guests Danny GloverHenry Louis Gates, Jr., and author Edwidge Danticat exploring the impact of the Haitian Revolution on the antislavery movement and the Civil War -- and is free and open to the public! It will take place on Saturday, May 4 at 5:00 PM at Tremont Temple, 88 Tremont St, Boston. It is being presented by the Central Square Theater and the National Park Service.

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CANCELLED - Second Omar Khalidi Memorial Lecture: Islamism and Democracy in India

When: Sunday, April 21, 2013, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: 4-237 MIT • 77 Mass Ave • Main Building • Cambridge

Dear Friends - On account of this week's events in Boston, we are unable to host this talk on Sunday. We'll try to arrange it at another time. Apologies for any inconvenience.

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Boston South Asia Center presents

 

The Second Dr. Omar Khalidi Memorial lecture

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Judaism's Embrace of Islam: An Historical Inquiry into the Role of Islam in Modern Jewish Thought

When: Friday, May 3, 2013, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: Thompson Room, Barker Center • 12 Quincy Street • Cambridge

Professor Susannah Heschel, Eli Black Professor of Jewish Studies, Department of Religion, Dartmouth College will deliver the 2013 Hilda B. Silverman Memorial Lecture.

Susannah Heschel holds the Eli Black Professorship in Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College. Her scholarship focuses on Jewish-Christian relations in Germany during the 19th and 20th centuries, the history of biblical scholarship, and the history of antisemitism. Currently she is writing a book on the history of European Jewish scholarship on Islam from the 1830s to the 1930s.

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Massive Rally -- Commemorating the anniversary of the death of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

When: Thursday, April 4, 2013, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: The Meridien Hotel • 20 Sidney Street • Central Square • Cambridge

Dr. King was killed while supporting striking sanitation workers in Memphis.  Workers at the Meridien hotel have been struggling for over a year trying to gain respect and a fair process towards deciding on unionization.  Please join us in honoring Dr. King’s commitment and memory through helping support Meridien workers in their similar struggle.

 

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St. Patrick's Day 'The Battle of the Bogside' (film screening & discussion)

When: Sunday, March 17, 2013, 8:00 am to 11:30 am
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston

Saint Patrick's Day weekend
KEVIN DEVINE & FRIENDS
"St. Patrick's Day 'The Battle of the Bogside' film, August, 1969"

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Enter Hallie

When: Friday, April 5, 2013, 5:00 pm
Where: St. Paul's Church • 15 St. Paul's St • Brookline

A Benefit for

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Cambridge’s Annual Commemoration of the Holocaust

When: Thursday, April 11, 2013, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Where: Temple Beth Shalom • 8 Tremont St. • Cambridge

Recalling all who perished during the Holocaust, this year’s program features an evening of music, candle lighting, and remembrance.

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Film: PAUL ROBESON: The Tallest Tree In Our Forest

When: Thursday, February 7, 2013, 1:45 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: Central Square Library., Camb • 45 Pearl St. • (Central Sq. Stop on the Red Line) • Cambridge

Womens Internation League for Peace and Freedom

Monthly Peace & Justice Film Series

IN HONOR OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH

PAUL ROBESON: The Tallest Tree In Our Forest

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FILM: "Brothers on the Line"

When: Monday, January 7, 2013, 11:00 am to Thursday, February 7, 2013, 8:00 am
Where: Harvard University Wasserstein Hall, Room 2036 B • 6 Everett St. • (0lCorner of Mass Ave and Everett St.) • Cambridge

A Documentary Film showing and discussion 
with Sasha Reuther, Film maker. 

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