Upcoming U.S. Events

Criminalizing Dissent: The Attack on BDS and Pro-Palestinian Speech

November 12, 2019 - 6:30pm

Fine Arts Center, UMass Amherst, USA

Save the date for this high-powered panel on mounting efforts by U.S. political leaders, right-wing pro-Israel lobbying groups, and college and university administrators to silence pro-Palestinian speech on American campuses and criminalize supporters of BDS, a nonviolent movement that aims to hold Israel accountable for its violations of Palestinian...Read more

November 18, 2019 - 6:00pm

Springfield Symphony Hall, Springfield, MA . USA

Jodi Kantor is one of the Pulitzer Prize-winning reporters who broke the news of Harvey Weinstein’s sexual harassment and abuse for The New York Times.

Kantor will share their investigation and its consequences for the #MeToo movement and will take us for the first time into the very...Read more

Mandy Carter

December 4, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Integrated Science Building Room 145, UMass Amherst, USA

Mandy Carter is a Resistance Studies Fellow at the Resistance Studies Initiative at UMass Amherst, and a southern black lesbian activist with a 52-year movement history of social, racial, and LGBTQ+ justice organizing since 1967. Raised in two orphanages and a foster home as a ward of state  of New York, Ms. Carter attributes the...Read more

June 8, 2020 - 9:00am to June 11, 2020 - 5:00pm

Gettysburgh College, Pennslyvania, USA

The Consortium of North American Peace Programs (CONAPP) presents the first undergraduate student-centered, peace and justice conference. ...Read more