Social Action Calendar of Events, Madison WI, from SAC of Prairie Unitarian Universalist Society
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posted by the Social Action Committee of Prairie Unitarian Universalist Society
FriNov 167 pmFree film showing - Untouchable, at the Prairie Unitarian Universalist Society Meeting House at the corner of Crawford and Whenona Drives in southwest Madison. In collaboration with the FUS Social Justice Team and the organization MOSES, Prairie Social Action committee will host on Friday November 16 at 7 pm a showing of a documentary film about the treatment of child sex offenders in the U.S. The documentary is called Untouchable and it examines the harsh and long lasting effects of laws related to sex offenders which includes some 800,000 people. It interviews several individuals who have been labeled under these laws. The film won a Tribeca Film Festival Award in 2016. The showing will be followed by discussion as time allows. Light snacks will be available. BYOB.
SatNov 179:30 am - 4 pmMadison Area Teachers for Social Justice have organized nine workshops at the School of Education, 1000 Bascom Mall, UW-Madison, led by educators from the Greater Madison Area.
Workshop topics will include:
  • Supporting undocumented students and families
  • Creating culturally relevant pedagogy for Hmong students
  • Building inclusive classrooms for LGBTQ+ youth
    Register here.
  • 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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