Anti-Racism/White Privilege

Cine en el Barrio by Colectivo Zapatista Presents "Bury my Heart at Wounded Knee" 2007

06/26/2015 5:30 pm
author: 
anonymous

This nation continues to be founded on the dispossession of indigenous peoples. Join Colectivo Zapatista for a screening of "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee," a film about the resistance of native peoples, including the Lakota and Sioux, to the settler colonial power known as the United States during the height of its westward expansion in the 1880s.

Event Location: 
808 Quail Street San Diego CA, 92102





Support the I-5 5!

author: 
anonymous

This call for collaborations is on behalf of the 5 protestors that have been unfairly targeted by authorities after their participation in nation-wide actions against the grand jury decision to not indict Officer Wilson for the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Protestors, many of whom included UCSD students, wanted to call attention to the increasing incidents of police brutality against black people that routinely goes unpunished.






Livestream: Cornel West to Present Ware Lecture

06/27/2015 8:00 pm
author: 
anonymous

Cornel Wes will present this year's Ware Lecture on Saturday, June 27, 8-9 pm. Doors open at 7:30 pm. Cake and cookies will be available on the patio before the lecture. This will be live streamed video from General Assembly.

Event Location: 
First Unitarian Universalist Church of San Diego - 4190 Front St, San Diego, California 92103





Selma film + concert

06/08/2015 6:00 pm
author: 
anonymous

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Choir, San Diego will perform a selection of Gospel songs on June 8, 2015, at 6 p.m., at the San Diego Central Library Auditorium, before a free screening of the film, "SELMA."

The film, directed by Ava DuVernay, chronicles Martin Luther King, Jr's campaign to secure equal voting rights for African Americans via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965. With powerful performances lead by David Oyelowo and Carmen Ejogo.

Event Location: 
Central Public Library - 330 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101





Community Conversations RACE

05/30/2015 10:00 am
author: 
anonymous

Each month the Peace Resource Center is hosting a conversation time to come together to talk about issues in our communities, what we know and can learn, and how we can act to make a better world.

For Sat May 30th, the topic is RACE
from 10 am - 12 noon
@ PRC, 3850 Westgate Place, 92105
https://www.facebook.com/events/982992571712284/

This date, we'll discuss the forum that was held here on May 11 (Black and Brown Lives Matter) and recent race-related happenings across the country, such as Baltimore (Freddie Gray) and Ferguson (Mike Brown). We'll explore questions:

Event Location: 
PRC, 3850 Westgate Place, 92105





Dwell Time...A Conversation With Eric Foner

author: 
Jeffrey McNary

"The meaning of "interdependence" requires a concept of dependency, "white"depends on the definition of black, and the meaning of "freedom" on the definition of unfreedom", writes Eric Foner in his introduction to his, The Story of American Freedom. "No study of a subject as complex and multifaceted as freedom", he continues, "can claim to be definitive." And it's his exploration of freedom, that delicate balance of its themes and vivid disassociations which run continuously through his writings.






lauffeuer - The atrocities of Odessa on May 2, 2014 [engl. subtitles] (documentation)

author: 
leftvision berlin

A film examining the arson attack on Odessa's Trade Unions House at the start of the civil war in Ukraine and the role played by ultranationalism, the police and politics in post-Soviet space.
The documentary takes a look at a key event in the conflict and documents a city torn apart as a result of this tragedy.

https://youtu.be/OErKKcuBTlY
http://lauffeuer-film.de

a film by Ulrich Heyden & Marco Benson - produced by leftvision.de






Nationwide vigil for Tamir Rice & All wrongfully killed by law enforcement

02/22/2015 6:00 pm
author: 
anonymous

Sunday, February 22 at 6:00pm
City Heights/Weingart Library and Performance Annex
3795 Fairmount Ave, San Diego, California 92105

United Against Police Terror - San Diego and Coalition Against Police Violence in solidarity with #4MileMarch's call of action, will be hosting a candlelight vigil to draw attention to the wrongful killings of our youth by Law Enforcement, To show support for Families of Police Victims, and To Demand Accountability of all Law Enforcement.

Event Location: 
City Heights/Weingart Library and Performance Annex (3795 Fairmount Ave, San Diego, California 92105)





Justice for Victor Ortega & All Stolen Lives Rally/March

02/13/2015 6:00 pm
author: 
anonymous

Friday, February 13 at 6:00pm
City Heights/Weingart Library and Performance Annex
3795 Fairmount Ave, San Diego, California 92105

United Against Police Terror - San Diego will be organizing :#SDSTOLENLIVES demonstrations to support local victims and their faimiles.

Our 2nd Justice For Victor Ortega rally is, February 13th, at 6pm at the City Heights/Weingart Library and Performance Annex
we will be joined by comrades from various organizations, please let us know if you would like to offically endorse

supporters
Zapatista Colectivo
ACTIVIST SAN DIEGO

Event Location: 
City Heights/Weingart Library and Performance Annex (3795 Fairmount Ave, San Diego, California 92105)





Precious Knowledge Screening @ Groundwork Books Collective

02/09/2012 7:30 pm
author: 
solidarity

Groundwork Books will be hosting a screening of Precious Knowledge followed by a discussion on the legal and social push back against critical pedagogy and ethnic studies in Arizona. We will consider the links between Arizona's xenophobic public policies and our situation... within the UC system.

Event Location: 
Groundwork Books located in the Old Student Center (UCSD)





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