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July 2017

Wielding Words: An evening with Ward Churchill

July 19, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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Join Humanity in Action's John Lewis Fellows as we welcome author and activist Ward Churchill for an intimate conversation about his latest publication Wielding Words like Weapons: Selected Essays in Indigenism, 1995-2005.  About the Wielding Words Like Weapons Wielding Words like Weapons is a collection of acclaimed American Indian Movement activist-intellectual Ward Churchill’s essays in indigenism, selected from material written during the decade 1995–2005. It includes a range of formats, from sharply framed book reviews and equally pointed polemics and op-eds…

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A Trek to the River’s Edge

July 24, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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A Trek to the River's Edge is a documentary about the students of the Atlanta University Center who organized social change in Atlanta in the 1960s.

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Alliance(s) in Action Presents: A memoir of the Movement

July 28, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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The Alliance Theatre's Palefsky Collision Project comes to the Center for Civil and Human Rights on July 28.  This year's catalytic text will be Congressman John Lewis's graphic novel March.

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August 2017

World Music Day

August 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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Experience music from around the world at this day filled with live performances, lectures, and DJ sets.

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Music Movement Workshop

August 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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Explore the interconnectedness between the music community and social justice movements at this engaging workshop.

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Hank Aaron Champion for Justice Awards

August 18, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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Join the Center for Civil and Human Rights, the Atlanta Braves and Delta Air Lines as we celebrate 4 community agents of change: Alexis Herman, Cito Gaston, Roland Martin and Hank Thomas.

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Negro Leagues Heritage Day

August 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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Join the Center for Civil and Human Rights, Atlanta Braves, and Delta Air Lines as we celebrate the second day of Hank Aaron Heritage Weekend. Enjoy music, celebrities, and a panel discussion with the Negro League Players.

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Tiskies Fashion Show

August 24, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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$50

Join us for a Fashion Show featuring influential women of Atlanta.  The National Center for Civil and Human Rights is proud to partner with Tiskies, a Contemporary African fashion collection for women designed and made in Nigeria by Abiola Aluko. 

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Creating Transportation Equity in 2017

August 31, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

Join the Center for Civil and Human Rights, MARTA and the Partnership for Southern Equity in a community conversation about transportation equity

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September 2017

Shop Zuvaa

September 2, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Center for Civil and Human Rights, 100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States

The Center for Civil and Human Rights and Zuvaa have partnered with the Abeille Creations to bring the Atlanta community together for a one day experience celebrating the history of traditional head wraps and adornments.

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