Saturday, January 28, 2023

Baltimore Activist Alert -- January 30 -- February 3, 2023

23] Ancestral Healing Summit -- Jan. 30 – Feb. 3

24] Election Protection forum – Jan. 30

25] Join Progressive Harford County's at budget hearing -- Jan. 30

26] Support SB 39 -- Jan.  30

27] Support the immigrant community -- Jan. 30

28] Organize to Win -- Jan. 30

29] Impact of the Radical Right on Israeli Civil Society -- Jan. 31

30] Russia out of Ukraine -- Jan. 31

31] Environmental Legislative Summit – Jan. 31

32] Maryland Education Coalition Town Hall -- Jan. 31

33] Kiwanis Club meeting -- Jan. 31

34] Online Storyteller Training – Jan. 31

35] Win Medicare for All -- Jan. 31


23] – The Peace Alliance [] is co-sponsoring an event on Mon., Jan. 30 through Fri., Feb. 3 -- an Ancestral Healing Summit with the Shift Network. This is a global gathering of leading ancestral healing experts and inspiring teachers who will be sharing a powerful synthesis of spirituality, science, and ancient wisdom and practices from around the world that promises to transform your life and your legacy and ground you into your highest purpose. Sign up at

24] – The Emergency Election Protection Coalition is happening at 5 PM ET on Mon., Jan. 30. Please submit any questions to: Sign up at Progressive Democrats of America are part of the coalition.

25] – On Mon., Jan. 30 from  6 to 8 PM ET, Progressive Maryland hopes you will speak up for Councilmember Jacob Bennett at Harford County Budget Hearing at the Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Company, 3825 Federal Hill Road, Jarrettsville21084. Harford County government is having two budget hearings to get citizen input on the fiscal year 2024 budget. Join Progressive Harford County's group attending to accomplish two goals: 1) Voice input for the county budget and 2) Voice support for Councilmember Jacob Bennett. Councilmember Bennett is being denied from serving on the Harford County Council in a partisan power grab by the County Executive. Show up and speak out about the county budget and to show your support for Councilmember Bennett.  RSVP at

26] – Charlie [] indicated that there will be a bill review process meeting about  working on Maryland legislation which the group is in favor of SB 39 ( Ballot Access - Affiliating With a Party - Unaffiliated Voters) on Mon., Jan. 30 at 6:30 PM ET.  Please reply to be added to the committee.

27] – Join Sojourners on the last Monday of every month. On Jan. 30 at 7 PM ET get together for prayer and action in support of the immigrant community. RSVP at Immigration Mondays, learn how we can join the efforts of coalitions lead by immigrant people and DACAmented people, coalitions fighting for the rights of undocumented and under-documented communities, including DACA recipients. We re-imagine our immigration system.  Provide your insights and ask questions as we continue to work for justice alongside our immigrant and DACAmented siblings. 

28] – Our Revolution [] wants you to know about the National Organize-to-Win Broadcast on Mon., Jan. 30 at 8:30 PM ET for a discussion with US Rep. Ro Khanna on the fight for One Fair Wage and progressive strategy in Congress. Then, hear from AZ Party Chair candidate Yolanda Bejarano and OR Chair Larry Cohen on progressive organizing inside the Party, and Tara Mosely on her run for Mayor of Akron, OH! RSVP at The next organize to win broadcast will be on Feb. 13. 

29] – Beth Schuman [] thinks you will be interested in this event on Tues., Jan. 31 at noon ET --  The Impact of the Radical Right on Israeli Civil Society. Enjoy a Conversation with former Speaker of the Knesset, Avrum Burg, on how we expect this new Israeli government will affect all aspects of Israeli civil society - and what can be done about it. Sign up at

30] – Join the Baltimore Nonviolence Center on Tues., Jan. 31 from 4 to 5 PM ET at 33rd and N. Charles Sts. The invasion of Ukraine has the potential to become a war extending throughout Europe.  Putin has destroyed Aleppo and Grozny and has threatened the use of nuclear weapons.  Russian soldiers were sent into the area around the contaminated and still radioactive Chernobyl nuclear plant. Now they are stationed in the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, the largest in Europe.   People who believe in peace and justice should come forward and take the risks of peace. The burial sites continue to expose ruthless war crimes by the invaders, Contact Max at mobuszewski2001 at Comcast dot net or 410-323-1607.

31] – Get over to the Environmental Legislative Summit on Tues., Jan. 31at 6 PM ET, sponsored by Maryland’s environmental community. Turnout for this signature event demonstrates to our legislators the power and public support behind environmental issues, so showing up is invaluable. Democratic control across state government is no reason to sit back and relax, as we know. You will hear from our environmental leaders and learn about important environmental bills in the General Assembly's 2023 session (and maybe bring some eco-socialism to the party). Register at

32] – The ACLU of Maryland [] wants you to get involved on Tues., Jan. 31 at 6:30 PM ET for a virtual town hall to advocate for our children.  ‌ At the Maryland Education Coalition Town Hall, there will be an urgent conversation with new Governor Wes Moore's legislative staff about his plans for our children's education in 2024. RSVP at

33] – On Tues., Jan. 31 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM ET, the Kiwanis Club of Washington, D.C. will have a New Member Orientation and Open House at Lost & Found DC, 1240 9th St. NW, WDC 20001. Service is critical in 2023, and it cannot be done without our outstanding members.  RSVP at

34] – Janice Rottenberg [] is informing us that there is an Our Online Storyteller Training on Tues., Jan. 31 at 7:30 PM ET.  Everyone has a unique and inspiring health care story to share, and the plan is to help storytellers across America tell it. That’s why Protect Our Care is hosting its first Storyteller 101 Training.  Tell your unique health care story.  Register at

35] – The Nurses’ Campaign to Win Medicare for All has a National Organizing Call on Tues., Jan. 31 at 8 PM ET. How would Medicare for All work? What would be included? RSVP at

To be continued.

Donations can be sent to Max Obuszewski, Baltimore Nonviolence Center, 431 Notre Dame Lane, Apt. 206, Baltimore, MD 21212.  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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