37] Talk on Race – Feb. 5
38] Red Emma's meeting – Feb. 5
39] Film THE CORPORATION – Feb. 5
40] Pentagon Vigil – Feb. 6
41] Energy Department budget – Feb. 6
42] Marc Steiner on WEAA – Feb. 6 – Feb. 9
43] Protest the death penalty – Feb. 6
44] Film on immigration policy – Feb. 6
45] Pledge/Fund Our Communities meeting – Feb. 6
47] "The New Jim Crow" – Feb. 7
48] War Is Not the Answer – Feb. 7
49] Civil rights meeting – Feb. 7
36] – Every Sunday, 4 to 5 PM, there is a Quaker Peace Vigil at Independence Mall, N. side of Market between 5th and 6th Sts.,
37] – A.C.T.O.R. : A Continuing Talk on Race takes place on Sun., Feb. 5 at 5 PM at Busboys & Poets,
38] – Red Emma's needs volunteers. Stop in to the weekly Sunday meeting at 7 PM at
39] – Occupy DC Movie Night features "The Corporation" on Sun., Feb. 5 at 7:30 PM at The Radical Space-DC, 5525 Illinois Ave. NW, WDC, near Georgia Ave-Petworth Metro. The documentary reveals how corporations are being given the same rights as humans and have a constant impact on the lives of all. Go to https://www.facebook.com/events/228774493871168/.
40] – There is a weekly Pentagon Peace Vigil from 7 to 8 AM on Mondays, since 1987, outside the Pentagon Metro stop. The next vigil is Mon., Feb. 6, and it is sponsored by the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker. Call 202-882-9649.
41] – On Mon., Feb. 6 at 1: 30 PM.,Energy Secretary Steven Chu presents the Energy Department budget at the Energy Department, Large Auditorium, 1000 Independence Ave. SW, WDC. Go to http://www.cfo.doe.gov/crOrg/cf30.htm.
42] – The Marc Steiner Show airs Monday through Thursday from 5 to 7 PM on WEAA 88.9 FM, The Voice of the Community, or online at www.weaa.org. The call-in number is 410-319-8888, and comments can also be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All shows are also available as podcasts at www.steinershow.org.
43] – There is usually a vigil to abolish the death penalty every Monday from 5 to 6 PM, outside the prison complex and across the street from Maryland's Super Max Prison, at the corner of Madison Ave. and Fallsway in Baltimore. Maryland's death row was moved out of Baltimore, but it was decided to continue the vigil. The next one is scheduled for Mon., Feb. 6. Call 410-366-1637.
44] – On Mon., Feb. 6 at 7 PM at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington, 4444 Arlington Blvd., VA, come see stories of the human side of U.S. immigration policy and learn how the law affects the lives of individual people. The Immigration Working Group is hosting a screening and discussion of "Tony and Janina's American Wedding." After 18 years in
45] – The Pledge of Resistance/Fund Our Communities Baltimore usually meets on Mondays at 7:30 PM, and the meetings now take place at Max's residence. The next meeting takes place on Feb. 6. The proposed agenda will include reports on education funding, an anti-drone proposal, the latest on the occupations and legislative events in
46] – The Israeli Peace Initiative calls upon the Israeli government to present a framework for the conclusion of the Israeli-Arab conflict, as a comprehensive response to the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative. Other IPI signatories include former IDF Chiefs of Staff Amnon Lipkin-Shahak and Amram Mitzna, former Shin Bet directors Jacob Perry and Ami Ayalon, Ha'aretz correspondent Akiva Eldar, Yuval Rabin, MKs Dalia Rabin and Colette Avital, and many other distinguished Israelis. Mr. Huberman will discuss the fundamentals of the Israeli Peace Initiative, the role of regional actors in the process, and the urgent need to end the current political stalemate in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on Tues., Feb. 7 from noon to 2 PM at 1761 N St. NW, WDC. RSVP at email@example.com.
47] – Beyond the Bricks Project Lecture Series presents Michelle Alexander who will discuss her book "The New Jim Crow," which describes how our current justice system suppresses the rights of African-Americans, on Tues., Feb. 7 at 5:15 PM at Morgan State University McKeldin Center, 1700 East Cold Spring Lane. Call 443-885-3471.
48] – There is a vigil to say "War Is Not the Answer" each Tuesday since September 11, 2001 at
49] – Montgomery County Civil Rights Coalition meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 8630 Fenton St., Suite 524, Silver Spring, MD 20910. It takes place at 7 PM. Email mococivilrights.wordpress.com.
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