Pan African Women’s Day 2020 will be a virtual event focusing on the systematic Culture of Violence against African women and girls. They will remember Breonna Taylor, Sandra Bland, Justine Uwa, and thousands of women who have been killed or brutalized by agents of capitalism and within our own community. No justice is yet to be obtained.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Aug 4 2020 - 2:16pm
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jul 15 2020 - 1:46pm
Protestors will hold a Black Lives Matter rally, with guest speaker Mario Salas, at Columbus Park before marching to the San Antonio DPS Headquarters and the Bexar County Sheriff's office to protest the negligence, discrimination, and violence demonstrated by the SAPD and within the Bexar County Jail. https://www.facebook.com/events/309373833420248/
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jul 15 2020 - 1:10pm
Join Reliable Revolutionaries on the SAPD headquarter grounds. Learn the facts and myths of the media stories, the truths about the CBA and what is entangled within the by-laws and policies and how you can take back your power as a citizen, and be a part of changing our city for the better.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jul 15 2020 - 1:06pm
In our ongoing virtual Street Talk series, District 1 hosts various community panelists to discuss issues important to our communities. We begin a three-part series to delve into what the Black Lives Matter movement means in San Antonio and how the community and District 1 can work together. Our first event is themed BLACK. We will focus on discussing the systemic racism Black people face in this city and what can be done for a more equitable tomorrow.
Written by Guest (not verified) on Jul 6 2020 - 1:44pm
Come speak about your experiences growing up black in America and show your support for defunding the police while learning about local resources those funds could benefit. We have had to move the event from June 28 to July 19 due to the recent spike in COVID cases. we want to make sure we all stay safe while letting our voices be heard.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jul 6 2020 - 1:40pm
March for black and brown lives. Start at Columbus park and then march to SAPD headquarters, then to get sheriff’s headquarters!
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 25 2020 - 3:37pm
Join in a virtual Freedom Black History tour highlighting some of San Antonio's most historic African-American landmarks and locations. This experience is being brought to you by Melaneyes Media, the producers of "Walk on the River: A Black History of the Alamo City," Learn more about the film HERE http://walkontheriver.com/
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 25 2020 - 2:22pm
“The most disrespected person in America is the Black Woman. The most unprotected person in America is the Black Woman. The most neglected person in America is the Black Woman.” -Malcolm X Meet at Carver Community Cultural Center at 5 pm this Saturday, if you can't make it then they will be at Pittman-Sullivan Park around 6:30 pm. This protest is to uplift the voices of black women. Link to Event