Events Archive

September 28, 2019 - 11:00am to September 29, 2019 - 11:00am

Northern New Mexico College in Española, NM, USA

The 2019 International Critical Psychology Praxis Congress, is a transdisciplinary event bringing together global scholars, activists, and practitioners who desire to imagine a worldcentric critical psychology from the perspective of the damnés. The theme of the Congress is psychosocial non-alignment to modernity/coloniality. Non-alignment is a reference to the...Read more
Anti Blackness in Brazil and the United States

September 27, 2019 - 9:30am to 5:00pm

W.E.B.Du Bois Center, rm. 2220, Du Bois Library, UMass Amherst . USA

This will be a dialogue about anti-Blackness in Brazil and in the United States. They will have guests from both countries to talk about the alliance between Bolsonaro and Trump as well as the transnational resistance against anti-Blackness. 

Sponsored by UMass W.E.B.Du Bois Center, CLACLA, Leonard G. Horowitz...Read more

Protest War Profiteer Raytheon at UMass Amherst

September 27, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am

UMass Amherst, Lincoln Campus Center, USA

Stand out to protest Raytheon's presence at UMass Amherst! One of the world’s largest arms manufacturers, Raytheon is headquartered right here in Massachusetts. They’re making billions of dollars a year selling weapons of war that kill innocent civilians around the world, including weapons being used by Saudi Arabia in...Read more

September 26, 2019 - 7:00pm

Arms Library in Shelburne Falls, MA USA

This is a documentary with animation. The film centers on the Palestinian resistance in the First Intifada (1987-92). Among its mostly nonviolent tactics was the purchase of 18 cows in order to supply their own milk and not depend on Israel’s.  These cows became a threat to

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September 26, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

3rd floor Integrated Learning Center, UMass Amherst, USA

The Resistance Center for Peace and Justice Presents this event.

Co-sponsored by the UMass Resistance Studies Initiative, the Amherst Sunrise Movement and the UMass Department of AnthropologyRead more

September 25, 2019 - 7:00pm

Science & Engineering Library, Lederle GRC Lowrise, UMass Amherst, USA

This screening is part of Climate Preparedness Week, a state-wide initiative, which includes approximately 50 climate change events in libraries across Massachusetts. It tells the story of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and the fires in Santa Rosa, California, two-near simultaneous climate-related disasters in the fall of 2017, through...Read more

Gloria Ushigua

September 25, 2019 - 2:15pm to 6:30pm

Center for Humanistic Inquiry 2nd fl. Frost, Amherst College & ILC N400, UMass Amherst

There will be two talks on Wed. September 25 in different institutions given by Gloria Ushigua, leader of Ashinwaka Sapa Women's Association. She is an elder and the president of the Zapara community in Ecuador's Amazon. She has been leading struggles in defense of language and women's rights.

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September 23, 2019 - 9:00am to October 11, 2019 - 5:00pm

Main lobby of the Integrated Learning Center, UMass Amherst USA

A New Exhibit at UMass Amherst
“Waging Peace in Vietnam," an exhibit documenting the antiwar dissent of active duty military personnel and veterans during the Vietnam War, will be on display at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst from September 23 through October 11 in the main

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Syl;via Cusicanqui

September 20, 2019 - 5:00pm

South College Rm 245W lecture, UMass Amherst, USA

Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui is professor emérita, of the Universidad Mayor de San Andrés in Bolivia. She has two honorary doctorates from the Universidad Mayor de San Andrés and the Universidad Nacional de San Luis Argentina. She has authored more than 10 books, including Oppressed But Not Defeated: Peasant Struggles...Read more

Global Climate Strike

September 20, 2019 (All day)

Greenfield, MA, USA

Join, Support Global Climate Strike

Area students and others will travel to Boston for a major climate rally on Friday, September 20, while supporters will hold events during the day, culminating in a 5 pm rally on the Greenfield Common.

Bus to Boston!  Seats are still available, if reserved by Monday, Sept. There...Read more