Events Archive

November 16, 2018 - 6:00pm to November 18, 2018 - 1:00pm

Woolman Hill Retreat Center Deerfield, MA, USA

Between 1989 and 1993, hundreds of people flocked to Colrain, MA, to voice their opposition to war and military spending by supporting the war tax resistance of the Corner-Kehler household. As this year marks 25 years since the end of the Colrain action, they are inviting as many of...Read more

November 13, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

UMass Student Union Ballrom, UMass Amherst, MA, USA

2018 Feinberg Series Another World Is Possible: Revolutionary Visions, Past and Present

Educator, writer, public scholar and spoken word artist Walidah Imarisha will explore the history of sci-fi and social change, sharing tools for using science fiction as a practice ground for social justice strategizing and vision. Imarisha is...Read more

November 13, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

UMass Museum of Contemporary Art, UMass Amherst, MA, USA

2018 Feinberg Series Another World Is Possible: Revolutionary Visions, Past and Present

It has been 50 years since the historic Civil Rights and Liberation Movements of the 1960s and 1970s. In this workshop with Walidah Imarisha, participants will imagine themselves 55 years in the future, and engage in writing...Read more

November 11, 2018 - 2:45pm

The Rowe Center 22 Kings Highway Rowe, MA USA 01367

A two-year low-residential program preparing individuals to be leaders in justice work, while nurturing their spirits for sustainable, creative action.

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2018-2020 COHORT. Read more

November 9, 2018 - 4:00pm

Robert Crown Center, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA, USA

The 21st Annual Eqbal Ahmad Lecture

In 2017, newly elected mayor Antar Lumumba pledged to make Jackson “the most radical city on the planet,” building on decades of work toward the creation of a solidarity economy and alternative institutions such as people’s assemblies and workers cooperatives. Join our...Read more

November 9, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis Univ., in Shonkoff Ampitheater, Room G3, Waltham, MA

The Graduate Program in Conflict Resolution and Coexistence at Brandeis University cordially invites you to the 2018 Topol Lecture in Nonviolence Practice:

Why Civil Resistance Works: The Strategic Logic of Nonviolent Conflict: with Erica Chenoweth, PhD.

The lecture is free and open to the general public

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November 7, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, UMass Amherst, USA

New York Times Best-Selling Author Dr. Ibram X. Kendi will deliver the inaugural ‘Stand United, Fight Hate’ Lecture.

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November 5, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Institute for Holocaust, Genocide and Memory Studies, UMass Amherst, MA, USA

2018 Feinberg Series Another World Is Possible: Revolutionary Visions, Past and Present

What is at stake, and what is at risk, in the building of new worlds? Five College faculty will deliver short presentations and lead a community conversation on the nightmarish visions of social transformation and oppressive aspects...Read more

November 4, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Community Music School of Springfield, 127 State Street, Springfield, MA, USA

Truth School: Educating Social Change Leaders presents:

Activism That Works: Many of us are horrified by this administration’s attacks on immigrants, the environment, health care, voting rights, women’s rights, and more, and we would like to do something to stop the damage – but what? There are...Read more

November 1, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Bernie Dallas Room, Goodell Hall, UMass Amherst, MA, USA

2018 Feinberg Series Another World Is Possible: Revolutionary Visions, Past and Present

Domestic workers are drawing lessons from past movements to organize on a massive scale and build feminist economies. A panel conversation with Linda Burnham (National Domestic Workers Alliance), Monique Tú Nguyen (Matahari Women Workers’ Center), and Jennifer...Read more

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