Events

 

December 14, 2016:

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Everyone is invited to participate on 12/14 in an online art exhibition to #FreeBreshaNow. Involve your communities in creating art that can be shared next week on various social media platforms. More details can be found here.

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freebresha-art#FreeBresha Days of Action: October 5 & 6

List of events (ongoing; see also Color of Change list for updates)

FAITH COMMUNITY EVENTS (Detailed info)

October 2nd – #Pray4Bresha Sunday:
Take a moment to lift up Bresha during your worship service and prayerfully speak out against domestic violence and child abuse.

October 5th– Local & Twitter Vigils:
Encourage your family, friends, and faith community to organize a #Pray4Bresha vigil in your local church or area. Join in digital solidarity to #Pray4Bresha with an online discussion (7pm – 8pm ET) hosted by Evangelicals for Justice (@Evang4Justice).

ALBUQUERQUE, NM

October 4 — #FreeBresha and the Cultural Politics of Violence Teach-In — 4:00 PM — The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 87131

ATLANTA, GA

October 5 — #FreeBresha and #SayHerName Teach In/Letter Writing Session — 12:00 PM — Georgia State University

BOSTON, MA

October 5 — #FreeBresha Teach In — 6:30 to 8:30 pm — Make Shift Boston

CHICAGO, IL

October 5 — Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women’s Network Domestic Violence Rally — Noon

October 5 — Community Circle for #FreeBresha and Domestic Violence Awareness — 6:15 to 8:30 pm — United Church of Rogers Park, 1545 W Morse Ave.

14444683_10208319558241694_6711993203320418374_oOctober 5 — Planta Girl Garden with Kuumba Lynx — 5:30-7:30 pm — Clarendon Park, 4501 N. Clarendon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 6 — Free Bresha: A Night of Abolitionist Art and Action — 5:30 to 7:00 pm — Congress Plaza, Chicago, IL

COLUMBIA, MO

October 6 — #FreeBresha vigil — 11:30 PM — Main Squeeze, 28 S 9th St

FLAGSTAFF, AZ

October 5 — #FreeBresha Mural and Banner-Making — 6:00 PM — Taala Hooghan Infoshop, 1704 N 2nd St

HONOLULU, HI

October 4 — #FreeBresha and Reproductive Violence Teach-In — 3:30 PM — University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2500 Campus Rd

LOS ANGELES, CA & SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

October 3 — Free Bresha Meadows: Gendered Violence, Anti-Blackness and Settler Colonialism Teach-In — 7:00 PM — CSUN, 18111 Nordhoff St, Northridge, CA

October 4 — Free Bresha Meadows and the Intersections of Eugenics and Border Violence — 3:30 PM — University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

October 5 — Free Bresha Meadows and the Racialization of the Law Teach-In — 2:00 PM — California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA

October 5 — #FreeBresha Teach-In: Implications for Civil Rights Law — 9:30 AM –UC Merced,
5200 Lake Rd, Merced, CA, 95340

October 6 — Free Bresha Meadows & the Medicalization/Criminalization of People of Color — 10:30 AM — University of California, Davis, 1 Shields Ave, Davis, CA

October 6 — Community Walk to #FreeBresha and for School Resources — 3:45 PM — Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools, 701 S Catalina St, Los Angeles, CA

October 6 — Teach-in on Bresha Meadows and the Criminalization of Domestic Violence Survivors — 6:00 PM — University of California, Riverside, University Lecture Hall, 900 University Ave, Riverside, CA

MILWAUKEE, WI

October 6 — Let’s Send Bresha Letters of Support! — 5 to 7 pm — Colectivo Coffee (Humboldt Blvd)

NEWARK, NJ

October 5 — Teach-in & Letter Writing — 4:30 pm — Sadie Nash Leadership Project’s Newark Office

NEW YORK, NY

October 5 — CONNECT Healing Drumming Circle — 6 to 8 pm — 127 W. 127th St. Ste. 432, Harlem, NY 10027

October 6 – BMCC Teach-In and Letter Writing Event – Noon to 3 pm — Borough of Manhattan Community College Cafeteria, 199 Chambers Street (2nd Floor)

October 6 — #FreeBresha Community Dinner — 6 to 7 pm — Girls for Gender Equity (GGE), 30 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY, 11217

ONTARIO, CANADA

October 6 —#FreeBresha Flash Teach-In — 11:30 AM — Queen’s University Kingston Ontario Kingston, Ontario, Canada

RIVERSIDE, CA

October 6 — Teach-in on Bresha Meadows and the Criminalization of Domestic Violence Survivors – 6 to 8 pm – University of California, Riverside.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA

October 5 — No Selves to Defend: Bay Area #FreeBresha Day of Action — 6 to 8 pm PT — Asian Law Caucus, 55 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, California

TORONTO, CANADA

October 5 — The Bresha Meadows Case and Critical Policy Study—Teach In — 11:30 AM —
York University, Toronto, Canada

October 5 — Teach-In on Bresha Meadows: Racism, Domestic Violence, and the Social Determinants of Health — 2:30 PM — York University, Toronto, Canada

October 11 — #Free Bresha and Carceral Feminism Teach-In — 2:30pm – 5:30pm — York University Toronto, Canada

WARREN, OH

October 5 — Vigil To End Domestic Violence — 6 pm – Courthouse Square

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