Aug
30
6:30 PM18:30

Ebenezer Baptist Church Social Justice Ministry

  • Ebenezer Baptist Church- Banquet Hall (map)
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This conversation is open to the public. -Space Limited

Topic: We plan to discuss the four pillars of our social justice platform, which are mass incarceration, voter suppression, poverty and education. Our emphasis will be on the intersections of all four and the imperative of people of faith to move from charity to justice.

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Aug
29
10:30 AM10:30

Foundation Center Community Conversation

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 Topic: What might our communities look like if we didn’t have to struggle for justice? What does liberation/freedom look like for our communities? Foundation Center is creating space for the visualization of communities on the other side of oppression. Join our community conversation to identify the role of art and artists in the reflection of the times as well as its ability to point to a future that dares to see the world differently than now.

RSVP link for Conversation: https://grantspace.org/training/2018-08-29-off-the-wall-atlantas-civil-rights-journey-through-an-artist-lens/

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Aug
28
4:30 PM16:30

Institute for Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Georgia State University Community Conversation

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This conversation is open to the public. 

Location: 25 Park Place, College of Arts and Sciences Events Center, Room 223 (2nd floor), Georgia State University, Atlanta, GEORGIA 30303 USA.

Topics will include: reproductive justice, immigration, mass incarceration, LGBTQ communities, community education and mobilization, intersectionality, coalition building.

Description: Participants will include representatives from: Institute for Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Georgia State University Faces of Feminism, Georgia State University The Counter Narrative Project SPARK Reproductive Justice NOW Feminist Women's Health Center Women on the Rise

 

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Aug
28
11:00 AM11:00

Integrity Transformations Community Development Corporation

  • 261 Joseph E. Lowery Boulevard Northwest Atlanta, GA, 30314 United States (map)
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This conversation is open to the public. Location: 261 Joseph E. Lowery Blvd., NW, Atlanta, GA 30314 United States.

Call this number to RSVP: 404-458-6413

Topic of discussion: Workforce Development, Social Services to Westside residents in need.

 

 

 

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Aug
27
6:30 PM18:30

HERCULES Exposome Research Center Community Conversation

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Topic: This conversation is with community organizers and residents of environmental justice communities. These are communities in Atlanta who have been disproportionately impacted by flooding, water and air pollution, waste disposal, etc. Our conversation seeks to raise awareness about environmental justice as a social justice and civil rights issue. This conversation is co-hosted by Emory’s HERCULES Exposome Research Center, West Atlanta Watershed Alliance, Center for Sustainable Communities, Peoplestown Revitalization Corporation and other concerned residents.

RSVP link for Conversation: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/off-the-wall-community-conversation-on-environmental-justice-tickets-49187951487

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Aug
25
1:30 PM13:30

The Social Justice Cafe for Girls

  • Cupcakerie Bakery Room Community Room (map)
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This conversation is open to the public.

Location: Cupcakerie Bakery Room Community Room, 2781 Main Street, East Point, Ga 30344 United States

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-social-justice-cafe-for-girls-mixer-tickets-47659652303?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

The Social Justice Café for Girls will talk about its recent trip to Guatemala and our Social Impact Agenda. The conversation will focus on social justice work that the girls recently engaged in to bridge the gap between youth in the US and those in San Pedro. The panel of girls will talk specifically about equality, sexuality, education, religion, and issues that impact girls in urban areas.

 

 

 

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Aug
17
6:30 PM18:30

National Center for Civil and Human Rights Community Conversation

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This conversation is open to the public. 

This will be a panel discussion featuring members of Living Melody Collective and photographer, Rose Smith, focused on the utility of art and creative expression in dialogues about Atlanta's changing urban landscape, gentrification, and displacement.

RSVP link for Conversation: https://www.civilandhumanrights.org/event/art-and-the-city/

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