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1001 Nights: A Rock Opera (Love Stories on Death Row)

Date: 
Friday, August 29, 2014 - 7:30pm - Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 10:00pm
Location: 
59 East 4th Street, 4th Floor NY, NY 10003

Join us the last two Fridays and Saturdays in August (August 22, 23, 29, 30) and experience a feast for all 5 senses!

Scheherazade is no longer a Queen staving off execution by her cruel husband but a woman condemned to death by the criminal justice system.

1001 Nights: A Rock Opera features stories from the Middle East, North Africa, India, China and Greece and an original musical score consisting of Hip Hop, Rock and World Music.

1001 Nights: A Rock Opera (Love Stories on Death Row)

Date: 
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 7:30pm - Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 10:00pm
Location: 
59 East 4th Street, 4th Floor
Contact: 

Olga

Join us the last two Fridays and Saturdays in August (August 22, 23, 29, 30) and experience a feast for all 5 senses!

Scheherazade is no longer a Queen staving off execution by her cruel husband but a woman condemned to death by the criminal justice system.

1001 Nights: A Rock Opera features stories from the Middle East, North Africa, India, China and Greece and an original musical score consisting of Hip Hop, Rock and World Music.

Critical Mass Film Night

Date: 
Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: 
345 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn (between Adelphi and Carlton)

On the eve of the 10th anniversary of the RNC critical mass, "Red Lantern Bicycles Movie Night" presents a series of short Critical Mass films, one screened internationally (NYC, London, SF, Chicago, Istanbul, Mexico City, Lisbon, Milano, Quebec City, and Richmond, VA) as part of the 2013-2014 Bicycle Film Festival followed by critical discussion and Q&A.

Can't Get Right: TONYC's Legislative Theatre Festival

Date: 
Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 7:00pm - Saturday, May 31, 2014 - 5:00pm
Location: 
The Church of St Luke in the Fields

Theatre of the Oppressed NYC presents Can't Get Right, the 2nd annual festival of forum and legislative theatre, investigating racism and profiling in the criminal justice system.

Performances by ensembles from:
CASES (Center for Alternative Sentencing and Employment Services)
The Ali Forney Center
Housing Works

Vote with:
City and federal policymakers and elected officials

All events are free and open to the public.

Watch: http://vimeo.com/93186132

Full schedule and details at http://www.theatreoftheoppressednyc.org/legislative-theatre

STAND BY ME Changing the Dialogue with Acts of Conscience

Date: 
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: 
15 Rutherford Place NY, NY 10003
Contact: 

Robert Baldridge (646) 554-4700 quakerstory@yahoo.com

STAND BY ME
Changing the Dialogue with Acts of Conscience 
in Honor of Pete Seeger

A lively multi-media event honoring acts of conscience past and present through the common language of the arts: music, poetry, and the spoken word.

Thursday, APRIL 17, 2014 6:30-9:30pm @ Quaker Meeting Room, Rutherford Place/16th Street, NYC

DGR Monthly Meeting: "What Became of Radical Feminism?"

Date: 
Monday, April 7, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Location: 
39 Eldridge St. Suite 4 NY, NY (Chinatown)

What became of radical feminism?

Come join us as we follow the trajectory of an unprecedented movement, a grassroots mobilization of women who created rape crisis centers, battered women's shelters, the right to birth control, safe and legal abortion, the Equal Rights Amendment, access to credit, and equal pay to a currently named third wave feminism. We will evaluate this new, personal brand of feminism and examine the ways in which it has disabled the power of women to challenge the conditions in which we live.

Activism Summer Camp for Teens

Date: 
Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 7:30pm - Saturday, August 16, 2014 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Charlton, MA
Contact: 

Life-Changing Summer Camp for World-Changing Teens!

Rated SR Socially Relevant Film Festival

Date: 
Friday, March 14, 2014 - 2:00pm - Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 10:00pm
Location: 
The Quad Cinema (34 W 13th St # B, New York, NY 10011)

Amy Goodman to Deliver Keynote Address
Rated SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York
March 14-20 at the Quad Cinema

Rated SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York a new film festival running March 14-20, 2014 at New York’s Quad Cinema, brings an impressive roster of over 50 films from nearly 20 nations that examine the look at under-examined issues that confront our modern society.

Artivism: A Night at the Intersections of Art & Activism FT/ DarkMatter & OPEN MIC

Date: 
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 7:30pm - Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 2:00am
Location: 
The Ya-Ya Network: 224 W 29 ST, 14 FL. NY, NY 11104
Contact: 

Sharmin: 3474680352, sharmin@yayanetwork.org

Artivism: A Night at the Intersections of Art & Activism presents to you a spoken word poetry night with artivists Darkmatter queer South Asian spoken word activists & artists Alok Vaid-Menon and Janani Balasubramanian.

This open mic & community night is to create positive vibes through art, community solidarity and creativity.

We're holding an open mic with spoken word artists joining us: Primi Akhtar , Naimah Inniss and artist Tanya Linn Albrigtsen-Frable featuring her work! Henna tattoo artists Uruj Ehsan Sheikh will be sharing her work with us!

5th Annual Pilgrimage from Ellis Island to the Elizabeth Detention Center

Date: 
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 10:00am - 8:00pm
Location: 
Liberty State Park, Jersey City, Newark, Elizabeth, NJ
Contact: 

Kathy O'Leary: kolearypcnj@gmail.com / 973-610-1684 Or Rosa Santana at First Friends: rsantana@irate-firstfriends.org / 908-965-0455

5th Annual Pilgrimage for Human Rights from Ellis Island to the Elizabeth Detention Center. Join us for a day long series of events including, prayer, music and testimony beginning at 10 am in front of the foot bridge to Ellis Island and ending at the Elizabeth Detention Center.

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