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Makibaka: Fighting back in Pilipino

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

Together, we will explore what it means to learn about a language of a nation forged in the flames of an anti-colonial revolution and continues to develop as a people in an ongoing national-democratic struggle.

POOR PEOPLE’S WALKING TOUR OF WALL STREET

Offsite. Participants will be informed in advance of the meeting point.

Wall Street stands above all other command centers of global capitalism, and that’s why it’s so important that people struggling from below come here to see it for themselves.

La Paloma Prisoner Project Kick-Off

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

An event to celebrate the community of activists who are actively raising awareness, and inciting action toward decarceration. This event includes a performance of an excerpt from La Paloma Prisoner, Colombian musicians and Colombian food!

No New Jails Anniversary

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

No New Jails calls for the immediate closure of Rikers without building new jails, and demands massive investment to address the needs of communities targeted by criminalization. Join us in organizing towards a safer NYC free of confinement, and surveillance.

Standing with Standing Rock with Nick Estes and Jaskiran Dhillon – Book Launch

Violeta Parra Stage 320 West 37th Street, New York

Through poetry and prose, essays, photography, interviews, and polemical interventions, the contributors reflect on Indigenous history and politics and on the movement’s significance. Their work challenges our understanding of colonial history not simply as “lessons learned” but as essential guideposts for activism.

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Lessons From the Movement to End Slavery

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

The ideas and politics of the movement to end slavery can teach us valuable lessons for today’s struggles. This course aims prepare participants for deeper study of W.E.B. Du Bois’ Black Reconstruction in America.

Trends Against Social Movements in Surveillance & Censorship

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

Join us to hear from a variety of privacy and security experts who will share trends they are witnessing and the next generation threats they see on the horizon that will impact activists, journalists and citizens across the globe in coming years.

Filmando Justicia Serie: El Buen Cristiano

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

Filmando Justicia es una muestra cinematográfica que reúne importantes historias de lucha mediante procesos de justicia en Guatemala.

Statelessness in Dominican Republic: 6 years after the 168-13 Ruling that Denationalized Thousands of Dominicans Overnight

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

On September 26th 2013, the Constitutional Court of the Dominican Republic invalidated the nationality of children born to unauthorized migrants retroactively from the last 90 years. The rule stripped the nationality of tens of thousands of Dominicans of Haitian descent within days.  Join Ana Maria Belique, one of the leaders of Reconocido, as we talk about the ruling that denationalized thousands of dominicans overnight.