CUBAN 5 – From May 30 to June 5, supporters of the Cuban 5 will gather in
BIKES – Bikes Not Bombs is holding its 24th annual Bike-A-Thon and Green Roots Festival in
Contact: Bikes Not Bombs,
LEFT FORUM – The 2013 Left Forum will be held June 7-9, at
Contact: 365 Fifth Avenue,
VEGAN FEST – Mad City Vegan Fest will be held in
ADC CONFERENCE – The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) holds its annual conference June 13-16 in
Contact: 1990 M Street,
CUBA/SOCIALISM – A Cuban/North American Dialog on Socialist Renewal and Global Capitalist Crisis will be held in
Contact: [email protected]; http://www.globaljustice center.org/.
NETROOTS – The 8th Annual Netroots Nation conference will take place June 20-23 in
MEDIA – The 15th annual Allied Media Conference will be held June 20-23, in
GRASSROOTS – The United We Stand Festival will be hosted by Free & Equal, June 22 in
LITERACY – The National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE) will hold its conference July 12-13 in
IWW – The North American Work People’s College will take place July 12-16 at
PEACESTOCK – On July 13, the 11th Annual Peacestock will take place at Windbeam Farm in
Contact: Bill Habedank,
LA RAZA – The annual National Council of La Raza (NCLR) Conference is scheduled for July 18-19 in
Contact: NCLR Headquarters Office,
ACTIVIST CAMP – Youth Empowered Action (YEA) Camp will have sessions in July and August in
Contact: [email protected]; http://yeacamp.org/.
WOMEN/LYNNE STEWART– Radical Women is asking for letters and cards to be sent to Lynne Stewart, a civil rights attorney and political prisoner who is currently in jail. She has breast cancer and authorities have denied her request for transfer from her
ESSAY CONTEST – The Daniel Singer Foundation is seeking an original essay of no more than 5,000 words to address some aspect of the current scene in the spirit that Singer exemplified.
Contact: The Daniel Singer Millennium Prize Foundation,
SHADOW GOVERNMENT – Jill Stein and Cheri Honkala, the 2012 Green Party presidential and vice-presidential nominees, marked the beginning of Earth Week by announcing a new Green Shadow Cabinet that will serve as an independent voice in
Contact: [email protected]; http://greenshadowcabinet.us/.
SYRIA/MIDDLE EAST – The Middle East Children’s Alliance (MECA) is currently seeking funds to assist more than 200,000 refugees fleeing violence in
NEWS/MEDIA – The Real News is currently fundraising for its new studio in