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Michigan Coalition for Human Rights (MCHR)

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313-579-9071 9200 Gratiot Detroit, MI 48213

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Thursday
Jun
20
2019
Thursday, June 20, 2019 from 7-9:30pm
7-9:30pm
MCHR annual meeting and lecture. Short MCHR's annual meeting with board elections followed by talk on the media by Curt Guyette, investigative reporter with the ACLU. Membership needed for election but NOT needed to attend meeting and talk. Donation of $5 at door.
Monday
Mar
4
2019
Monday, March 4, 2019 from noon-1:30pm
noon-1:30pm
Wayne State University Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild and the Michigan Coalition for Human Rights present a discussion on mass incarceration. A panel of speakers will present the roots of the problem, the realities presented and what can be done to resist its effects. Speakers include Heather Ann Thompson, Ed Sanders and Yusef Bunchy Shakur.
Tuesday
Sep
25
2018
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 from 6:30-8:30pm
6:30-8:30pm
Join Marygrove SJ Program, League of Women Voters, Promote the Vote etc. in learning about ballot proposals and how to listen to what canidates say leading up to the November election
Monday
Nov
13
2017
Monday, November 13, 2017 at 7pm
7pm
Panel: Michael Steinberg(ACLU) Julie Hurwitz (Lawyers Guild) Asha Noor (CAIR), moderator: Peter Hammer (Damon Keith Center for Civil Rights).
Tuesday
Oct
3
2017
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 from 7-9:30pm
7-9:30pm
An in-depth look at our dysfunctional healthcare system Facilitator: Marjorie Mitchell from MichUCAN
Thursday
Sep
28
2017
Thursday, September 28, 2017 from 7-9:30pm
7-9:30pm
Resources that anyone can use to gain an understanding of the issues and social media skills to deflate fear and combat hate. Talk by Dr. Saeed Khan, WSU professor Panel: Adonis Flores, Michigan United Asha Noor, CAIR Barbara Jones, Center for Peace and Conflict Studies WSU Resource sheets and handouts
Thursday
Jun
15
2017
Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 7pm
7pm
7:00 pm - Annual Report and Board Elections 7:30 pm - Lecture by Saeed Khan -- Technology, Trolls and Toxicity: Social Media as the New Political Battleground NOTE: You do NOT need to be a member to attend.
Tuesday
May
30
2017
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
Fourth film of MCHR Series is Secret State of North Korea. FRONTLINE shines a light on the hidden world of the North Korean people, revealing how ordinary citizens are resisting one of the world’s most oppressive regimes. Much has happen since this film was made. The conflict is escalating to dangerous levels. Come join the discussion with Fred Pearson, director of the Center for Peace and Conflict Studies at WSU and retired WSU Prof. Abayomi Azikiwe and unravel the mystery.
Tuesday
May
23
2017
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
Third film of the series, Deep Down, is--without a doubt--the most moving and insightful film yet on the issue of mountaintop removal and it reveals the complexities of a rogue industry that is threatening much more than trees and mountains, but an entire way of life and the soul of a proud people. This movie provides heroes that can stand as examples in any fight for social justice. Tom Zerafa, MCHR and Sierra Club board member, will facilitate
Tuesday
May
16
2017
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 7-9pm
7-9pm
Second film in MCHR Spring Series, The Hand That Feeds, A David and Goliath story of undocumented deli workers fighting back against bad working conditions to organize. Adonis Flores, from MI United will facilitate.