Weekly Round-up – Feb.21 – Feb. 24

Short week as I try to establish a sort of routine for this thing. So here we go, the past four days on the Facebook (SO MANY EVENTS!) Thank you to all who shared!

Trans Lives Matter!: 

How you can help protect trans kids right now

Politics: 

Because they’re scared, y’all (But also, WTF!?)  Republican lawmakers introduce bills to curb protesting in at least 18 states

When I Grow Up, I Want to Be…: 

Maxine Waters is Back and She’s Not Here To Play

Call for Participants:

Kyle John is looking for poets/essayists/ storytellers interested in speaking during a rally the Alliance for Quality Education is hosting on March 4 at the Erie County Holding Center. If you’re interested, let us know and we’ll connect you!

Come Together:

Rally + Rise: If you’re interested in lobbying New York State legislators, specifically on behalf of women’s health, but also on all progressive issues, join this group and start organizing!

Events:

Google Doc: Buffalo Events created by Amanda Mccrea

February 25: Nonviolent Direct Action Training at Porter Avenue, Buffalo Public Library

February 26: WNY Rally for Transgender Civil Rights !!!

February 26: Next Buffalo Feminista Meeting

February 28: Inclusionary Zoning – Keep Buffalo Affordable

February 28: #ResistTyrannyTuesdays at The Magician, 118 Rivington Street, New York

March 11: Advocating for What Matters: Strategies for Change

March 11: Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at MoMA

March 11: Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Center

March 11: Don’t Grab My Pussy – a benefit Crisis Services’ Advocate Program !!!

March 15: Pints & Pads: a pad and tampon drive

March 30: Advocates in Training: Defunding Planned Parenthood

 

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