Sunday, August 26, 2018

Baltimore Activist Alert - August 27 -- December 31, 2018

21] Undesign the Redline exhibit – through Dec. 31
22] Dangerous tailpipe emissions listening session – Aug. 27
23] Food Rescue Baltimore – Aug. 27
24] Phone Bank for Johnny O – Aug. 27 – Nov. 5
25] Mass Liberation Mondays – Aug. 27
26] Open Meeting on the Abuse Scandal Aug. 27
27] Get Money Out of Maryland conference call – Aug. 27
28] Peace Vigil – Aug. 28
29] No Drone Research DEMO – Aug. 28
30] New Energy & Economic Future Town Hall -- Aug. 28
31] Phone bank for Ben Jealous – Aug. 28 & 30
21] – At 10 AM through December 31, check out Undesign the Redline exhibit, hosted by Choose Civility, HCLS Central Branch. Look for tickets at  This interactive exhibit explores the history of structural racism and classism, how these designs compounded each other from redlining maps until today, and how we can come together to undesign these systems with intentionality.  Tours, reading lists, events, and more details are at See

22] –  There is a regional transportation luncheon and listening session on Mon, Aug. 27 from 11 AM to 4 PM, organized by the Sierra Club Maryland Chapter at the University of Maryland University College, Academic Center, 1616 McCormick Drive, Largo. Contact Lindsey Mendelson at or 240-706-7901.  TO ATTEND YOU MUST REGISTER AT  The is a FREE pre-meeting LUNCH with the Union of Concerned Scientists to discuss the session beforehand at 11 AM at the HOLIDAY INN Liberty meeting room (1st floor), 9101 Basil Ct., Largo 20774. The meeting room is an 8 minute walk and 1 minute drive away.  

   The dangerous tailpipe emissions from the vehicles we drive is now the number one source of climate disrupting-pollution in the country and a leading contributor to the dirty air days that harm our health. Maryland does not yet have an actual plan to reduce enough pollution from the transportation sector to meet the goals we need to protect our future. Fortunately, Maryland is on the frontier of forming a new regional partnership that would cut harmful pollution from the transportation sector and invest in the clean, safe, and equitable solutions we need to get from point A to point B. 

23] – On Mon., Aug. 27, and every Monday until Feb. 4, 2019, at noon, there will be a Food Rescue at Land of Kush, 840 N. Eutaw St., Baltimore 21201. Food Rescue Baltimore is honored to partner with The Land of Kush each and every Monday to bring access to free vegan/plant-based food in the community. Bring a bag. Take what you want from noon to 1PM or while supplies last. No purchase is necessary to take advantage of the Food Rescue Baltimore give away. Items from The Land of Kush's menu are not included in the give-away but will be available for sale. See

24]   On Mon., Aug. 27 at 5:30 PM and continuing until November 5, do phone banking with Team O!, hosted by Johnny Olszewski for Baltimore County Executive, 4050 North Point Blvd., Dundalk 21222.  Join a people-powered campaign to build a better Baltimore County!  Contact Team O's Brad at 410-371-9731 or at  Look at

25] – On Mon., Aug. 27 at 6:30 PM, attend Mass Liberation Mondays, hosted by Mass Liberation Project PG County Maryland at the Clout Workspace, 9221 Hampton Overlook, Capitol Heights 20743.  This event will continue at 6:30 PM on Sept. 3 and Sept. 17.  This is a Prince George's Community Meeting to learn about ways of ending Mass Incarceration through Local Political Education, Court watch, Participatory Defense, State's Attorney Accountability and Know Your Rights.  Check out

26] – On Mon., Aug. 27 from 8 to 10 PM, come to an Open Meeting on the Abuse Scandal, hosted by Church of the Resurrection, 3175 Paulskirk Dr., Ellicott City 21042.  This is an open meeting to provide an opportunity for voices to be heard, questions to be asked and an open discussion to be had regarding the recent uncovering of the abuse cover-up in Pennsylvania as well as the broader problem all over the world. Gather in the chapel following adoration. All are welcome to attend and to come early and pray if you want. See

27] – Join the Get Money Out of Maryland Teleconference on Monday, Aug. 20 from 8:30 to 9:30 PM.  Call 605-475-6711, code 1136243#.  Work only on brainstorming ideas for participation in the upcoming General Election. Early voting goes from Thurs., Oct. 25 through Thurs., Nov. 1 (8 days), and Election Day is Tues., Nov. 6. 

28] –  Each Tuesday from 4:30 - 5:30 PM, the Catholic Peace Fellowship-Philadelphia for peace in Afghanistan and Iraq gathers at the Suburban Station, 16th St. & JFK Blvd., at the entrance to Tracks 3 and 4 on the mezzanine.  The next vigil is Aug. 28.  Call 215-426-0364.

29] – Vigil to say "No Drone Research at JHU" each Tuesday at 33rd & North Charles Sts. Join this ongoing vigil on Aug. 28 from 5:30  to 6:30 PM. Contact Max at mobuszewski2001 at Comcast dot net or 410-323-1607. 

30] – On Tues., Aug. 28 at 5:30 PM at The Real News Network, 231 Holliday St., Baltimore 21202,   Communities United will participate in the New Energy & Economic Future Town Hall. Mustafa Santiago Ali, Senior VP of Climate, Environmental Justice & Community Revitalization for the Hip Hop Caucus, will open this town hall with a special video message. Then leaders from labor, climate, and local grassroots groups will dig into how to build green industries in Maryland that protect the climate, provide clean, affordable power, and create family-sustaining jobs. Throughout the evening, you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions and engage in the conversation. 

The panel will be moderated by Marc Steiner, host of the Marc Steiner Show and founder of the Center for Emerging Media, and Khalilah M. Harris, host and executive producer at the Real News Network, 231 Holliday St. RSVP at

31] – On Tues., Aug. 28 and Thurs., Aug. 30 at 6 PM, and continuing until Sept. 27, get involved with Baltimore City Phone Banks for Ben Jealous, hosted by the Baltimore City Democratic Party at the 1199 SEIU Maryland/DC, 611 N. Eutaw St., Baltimore 21201.  Call voters across Baltimore, and tell them why Ben Jealous is the best candidate for our City! Phone bank every Tuesday and Thursday from 6 to 8 PM.  You'll have talking points on hand, and plenty of seasoned volunteers to support you as you engage with neighbors across Baltimore. Just bring a cell phone and a charger! Go to

To be continued.

Donations can be sent to the Baltimore Nonviolence Center, 325 E. 25th St., Baltimore, MD 21218.  Ph: 410-323-1607; Email: mobuszewski2001 [at] Go to

"The master class has always declared the wars; the subject class has always fought the battles. The master class has had all to gain and nothing to lose, while the subject class has had nothing to gain and everything to lose--especially their lives." Eugene Victor Debs

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