Events Archive

April 24, 2019 - 6:30pm

Forbes Library Community room, Northampton, MA, USA

Resistance Films Presents:

“The People vs the Politicians” spotlights some of the local “people’s rebellions” across the country aimed at strengthening our democracy. 

Made by Hedrick Smith,  a Pulitzer Prizewinning journalist, author, and documentarian for Frontline and PBS, the featured states and causes include a people’s movement against voter North Carolina ID laws, which...Read more

April 22, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Herter Hall, Room 601, UMass Amherst, USA

David Fowler teaches Modern History and Politics at the University of Cambridge where he is a Life Member of Clare Hall Cambridge. He also holds a Lectureship in Modern History at Cardiff University and is Honorary Fellow in History at The University of York. He is currently a...Read more

April 16, 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Integrated Science Building Room 145, UMass Amherst, USA

Come learn how we can free up resources for green sustainable technologies and invest in environmental and social justice — all...Read more

Conference with Immigrant Women Leaders from Movement for Justice in El Barrio

April 13, 2019 - 11:00am to April 14, 2019 - 4:00pm

Keefe Theatre, McCaffrey Room & QRC, Amherst College, USA

Sat. April 13 Film Screening and Panel: 11am-1pm, Keefe Theater

"Women Fighting for El Barrio, the Community and Another World"

Lunch with Leaders: 1pm-2pm, McCaffrey Room

Sun. April 14 Workshop : 2pm-4pm, QRC

Building Unity in our Communities

Hosted by Amherst College in partnershiop...Read more

March 28, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA

 
Feinberg Series Capstone Event
This participatory forum will bring together students, scholars, community members, and local activists around various specific other-world-making projects. Come learn and collaborate with people in the region who are building...Read more

March 28, 2019 - 4:00pm to March 29, 2019 - 4:45pm

Franklin Patterson Hall, Hampshire College and Cole Assembly Hall, Amherst College, Amherst, MA USA

This year will have a keynote speaker plus six invited indigenous speakers! The program features invited speakers, student work, catered lunch, and more!
SURVIVANCE STORIES: INDIGENOUS STRUGGLE, RESISTANCE, AND INNOVATION details are available on our

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March 27, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Five College Women's Studies Research Center, 79 and 83 College Street, Mt. Holyoke College, So. Hadley, MA . USA

The Anti-Colonial Feminisms Reading Group coordinated by Kiran Asher and Michelle Joffroy invites you to their next meeting. After our wonderful discussion in December on the works of the two Silvias (Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui and Silvia Federici), we agreed to continue the conversation between “anti-colonial” and “anti-capitalist” scholarship. Each...Read more

March 25, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

E20 Machmer Hall UMass Amherst, USA

Digital media have opened up possibilities to media productions that promote various forms of solidarity action and draw attention to cases of injustice. The growing presence of activist media and solidarity campaigns point to new emerging forms of mediated solidarity. However, there is no guarantee that expressions of solidarity...Read more

March 23, 2019 - 9:30am to 5:00pm

The Churches at Island Pond, 455 Island Pond Road, Springfield, MA USA

Nonviolent direct action training is essential to movement building. It provides a basic foundation about the tenets and history of nonviolence, nonviolent action, community building, understanding the legal process, democratic decision-making using consensus, and creating affinity groups for mutual support. We will reflect on how white privilege and the...Read more
Winona LaDuke: On Lighting the Eighth Fire: Creating the Future We Want

March 22, 2019 (All day) to March 23, 2019 (All day)

The Rowe Center 22 Kings Highway Rowe, MA, USA 01367

Join Winona, an international leader in the areas of climate justice, renewable energy, and environmental justice, to “light the Eighth Fire” — illuminating a new path to a sustainable future.

“We have this prophecy called the time of  ‘The Seventh Fire,’ in which time we’re told that we...Read more

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