A virtual panel discussion hosted by Esperanza Peace & Justice Center about the incredible documentary 13th and the intersection between racism, criminal justice, and connecting the dots to the issues we are seeing today. If you haven’t seen the documentary, you can watch it for free at this link:
Written by Guest (not verified) on Jun 17 2020 - 5:09pm
Group of community leaders, activists, organizations meeting to get on the same page. Open to any freedom fighter.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 17 2020 - 5:07pm
Hosted by Community Bible Church: Join us in Travis Park as we gather together for worship and prayer for equality and unity. We are one people, one voice, one hope... and that hope is Jesus!
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 17 2020 - 4:57pm
Reliable Revolutionaries will be parking at the AT&T Center, having some short messages delivered, and then march to the Martin Luther King, Jr. on New Braunfels Street. There will be speakers, and a moment of silence, and then March back. Please bring as many helium-filled black balloons as possible. Hosted by Reliable Revolutionaries
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 17 2020 - 4:54pm
In collaboration with African American Studies and Multicultural Student Center for Equity and Justice, UTSA will be hosting a panel discussion and will be joined by well-known poet Christopher Michael Brown. Watch Here: https://utsa.campuslabs.com/engage/event/5899656
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 17 2020 - 3:00pm
Organized by Ananda Tomas San Antonio spends more money on policing than anything else ($479 Million for FY20). Speak out at the City Council Meeting on June 18. Members of the public can speak at city council meetings as long as they discuss an item on the agenda. One of the agenda items is discussing amending the budget for the coming year (mainly based on COVID-19).
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jun 17 2020 - 2:48pm
The Dean of the Harvard Chan School of Public Health promised to convene a national conversation about racism in public health at the conclusion of a livestreamed broadcast interview with San Antonio Councilwoman Ana Sandoval. Dean Michelle A. Williams made the pledge after Sandoval conveyed a question from Dr. Lyssa Ochoa, a San Antonio vascular surgeon, who asked: "How can other healthcare professionals work with you to acknowledge racism in public health? How do we come together and work for a common goal?"
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 17 2020 - 2:21pm
A peaceful protest organized by reliable revolutionaries
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 17 2020 - 2:14pm
It starts at Sullivan Park, then march to St. Philips College for a rally. Then march to Carter Community Cultural Center. - Hosted by YAA (Young Ambitious Activists)
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 10 2020 - 3:07pm
From news release: This is for all activists, leaders, organizations, groups to attend so we can create a unified message to be giving to media and city legislators. They can no longer divide us! Please attend!!