War, Peace, Torture

Undoing Racism Training with People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond

Date: 
Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 8:30am - Friday, May 30, 2014 - 5:00pm
Location : 
DC

Location:DC Friends Meeting House, 2111 Florida Ave NW

Violence and Displacement in Colombia's Main Pacific Port: Addressing the Humanitarian Crisis

Date: 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 12:30pm - Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 1:30pm
Location : 
DC

Location: Washington Office on Latin America

Building Peace from the Ground Up in Medellin

Date: 
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location : 
DC

Location: Washington Office on Latin America

May Day 2014

Date: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 5:00pm
Location : 
DC

Event Location: Malcolm X Park, 16th & U Sts NW

Event Details: On May Day join efforts with millions of workers globally and march with the DC community in an expression of international solidarity. May 1, 2014, International Worker's Day, is a working class holiday. It began as a commemoration of the Haymarket Massacre and has since continued to celebrate the international labour movement and raise awarenesness about the struggles and injustices existent today. March on May Day to smash racist unemployment, to stop mass deportations, to end mass incarceration,to smash imperialist war, to fight sexism, to demand  health care for all, and demand education for all. 

May Day 2014

Date: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 5:00pm
Location : 
DC

Event Location: Malcolm X Park, 16th & U Sts NW

Event Details: On May Day join efforts with millions of workers globally and march with the DC community in an expression of international solidarity. May 1, 2014, International Worker's Day, is a working class holiday. It began as a commemoration of the Haymarket Massacre and has since continued to celebrate the international labour movement and raise awarenesness about the struggles and injustices existent today. March on May Day to smash racist unemployment, to stop mass deportations, to end mass incarceration,to smash imperialist war, to fight sexism, to demand  health care for all, and demand education for all. 

May Day 2014

Date: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 5:00pm
Location : 
DC

Event Location: Malcolm X Park, 16th & U Sts NW

Event Details: On May Day join efforts with millions of workers globally and march with the DC community in an expression of international solidarity. May 1, 2014, International Worker's Day, is a working class holiday. It began as a commemoration of the Haymarket Massacre and has since continued to celebrate the international labour movement and raise awarenesness about the struggles and injustices existent today. March on May Day to smash racist unemployment, to stop mass deportations, to end mass incarceration,to smash imperialist war, to fight sexism, to demand  health care for all, and demand education for all. 

3rd Annual Gaza Solidarity 5K Walk/Run

Date: 
Saturday, May 17, 2014 - 8:00am
Location : 
DC

Location: Rock Creek Park

Event Description: The proceeds from this event will benefit UNRWA’s psycho-social support program for children in Gaza suffering from psychological trauma and PTSD due to the devastating November 2012 violence and the prolonged blockade. Since November, reported cases of PTSD have risen by more than 100%. 42% of those cases are children under the age of nine.

These children need your help, and that’s why your participation is so critical. However you choose participate, either as a sponsor, runner, walker, or cheerleader, doesn't matter. Just be sure to show up.

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Cuba and the US: What's Next

Date: 
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location : 
DC

Location: American University, Hughes Formal Lounge in Hughes Hall, 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW

Event Description: Come to a panel discussion regarding the future of US-Cuban relations organized by participants of the Alternative Break Program at American University, who recently returned from Havana, Cuba.

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Accountability for Drone Strikes

Date: 
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 2:30pm - 5:15pm
Location : 
DC

Location: American University SIS Abramson Family Founders Room (4400 Massachusetts Ave NW)

Event Description: Come watch a screening of Robert Greenwald's documentary "Unmanned: America's Drone Wars" as part of international effort to expose the financial & humane costs of the U.S. military industrial complex. Greenwald will provide opening remarks and there will be a post-screening discussion.

For More Information: To Register, Visit Here

Women’s Rights in the Apparel Industry: Ending Violence, Empowering Voices

Date: 
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 9:30am - 4:00pm
Location : 
DC

Location: American Federation of Teachers (555 New Jersey Avenue NW)

Event Description: Conference registration is free and lunch will be provided, donations encourages. 

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