Ayaba Bey Live at Sankofa

Sankofa Video, Books & Cafe 2714 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC, United Kingdom

Experience a night of live music and storytelling at Sankofa with the talented Ayaba Bey,

Gaza on Our Mind

Sankofa Video, Books & Cafe 2714 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC, United Kingdom

A bi-weekly community gathering!

Book Talk: Half the World

Join us at Busboys and Poets on July 21st at 6 PM for a book talk from our co-director, Bennett Shoop on their new book, Half the World: A Century of Communist Women’s Writing. Half the World features a century of writings from Communist women including Claudia Jones, Angela Davis, and Charlene Mitchell, and situates

Introduction to Active Bystander Intervention

Online

🚨 All are welcome to join us for a workshop centering on gaining active bystander intervention skills! Active bystander training focuses on a bystander observing a problematic situation and determining if and how to intervene.

$50 – $110

Close Central Cell Block Information Roundtable

Virtual

In partnership with community organizers, advocates, and activists, Who Speaks For Me? (WSFM) has built a National Coalition to Close Central Cell Block (Close CCB) due to the inhumane housing and treatment of people. Join us on July 25, 2024 at 6:30 p.m. for an information forum on why we need to Close CCB Now!

Free

Safe Space Jam

Can you believe it’s been 15 years? From our humble beginnings as anti-harassment organizers at Hollaback! DC to a Black trans-led abolitionist organization, we’ve made it through several seasons of metamorphosis. We remain heartily rooted in our purpose with new blooming branches.That is something to be celebrated! Come party with us on Friday, August 2nd

$35

Know Your Rights Event – Non-Citizen Voter Education and Registration

Starting this year, eligible non-citizen DC residents may vote in local elections for offices such as Mayor, Members of the DC Council, Attorney General, State Board of Education, Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners, and on initiative, referendum, or charter amendment measures on DC ballots. At this Know Your Rights event, Legal Aid DC and the DC Board

Free

DC JUSTICE LAB’S 2024 MOVEMENT MIXER

The Point 2100 2nd St SW, Washington, DC, United States

Join us for an inspiring evening of networking, collaboration, and celebration at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s (CBCF) 53rd Annual Legislative Conference (ALC). Save the date for Thursday, September 12th, at The Point D.C. from 6-9pm. The Movement Mixer is your opportunity to connect with fellow leaders, advocates, and influencers dedicated to advancing social justice