Social Action Calendar of Events, Madison WI, from SAC of Prairie Unitarian Universalist Society
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MonMay 111 am - 1 pm Brittingham Park (401 W. Shore Dr.) Day Without Immigrants and Refugees - Rally and March for International Workers Day! Speak out against the attacks on immigrants, refugees, workers, unions, and marginalized communities. We will not accept Trump's policies of hate and divisiveness. We must unite for fair conditions for ALL! More info? Visit the Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1203329759721337/
WedMay 36:30 - 8 pm Mass Incarceration: In an Age of Tough Sentencing at the Red Gym on Langdon Street. The panelists are Michael O'Hear (Professor of Law at Marquette Univ.), Cecelia Klingele (Asst. Professor of Law at UW-Madison) and Talib Ackbar, former prisoner and VP of Moses. Professor O'Hear has recently published a book on the subject. Prairie Social Action Committee is one of several co-sponsors of the event. [poster]
SatMay 61:30 pmAmy Goodman Returns To Madison at Madison College downtown campus, 211 N. Carroll, room 240. This free event celebrates the paperback release of Democracy NOW - 20 Years Covering the Movements Changing America. Sponsored by the Madison College Journalism Program, WORT-FM and The Progressive magazine. [details]
TueMay 96:30 pmChrist Presbyterian Church (944 E. Gorham) Divided We Fall - free screening and public discussion of the acclaimed documentary about the 2011 Wisconsin Uprising by KatherineAcosta. The time is ripe for another evaluation of the "Cheddar Revolution" which inspired people around the world but ultimately failed to achieve the protesters’ objectives of defeating Gov. Scott Walker’s union-busting budget-cutting austerity program. Hosted by the Madison Free Skool, the Peregrin Forum, and the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW). Info: #284-9082 or visit: https://dividedwefall-movie.com/
See John Peck's Madison Activist Calendar for more.
For peace and justice events around Wisconsin, see the Calendar posted by the
Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice at http://www.wnpj.org/calendar
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