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February 2018

Racial Justice BK Living Room Group

February 11, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Racial Justice Living Room Group – or the “Living Room Group” for short – is an independent group of Brooklyn residents who meet regularly to have personal discussions about race and racism. The Living Room Group seeks to create a space for reflection, analysis, and personal storytelling. Participants in the group recognize that racism manifests as an institutional phenomenon … but we also understand that race and racism affect each of us in deeply personal ways. Members of the…

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March 2018

Racial Justice BK Living Room Group

March 11, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on March 11, 2018 at 6:30pm

The Racial Justice Living Room Group – or the “Living Room Group” for short – is an independent group of Brooklyn residents who meet regularly to have personal discussions about race and racism. The Living Room Group seeks to create a space for reflection, analysis, and personal storytelling. Participants in the group recognize that racism manifests as an institutional phenomenon … but we also understand that race and racism affect each of us in deeply personal ways. Members of the…

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April 2018

Racial Justice BK Living Room group

April 8, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

We are a small group of people who get together once a month to tell our stories of how racism affects our lives. Please contact dmerrifield@nyc.rr.com for location and RSVP.

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June 2018

United for Dignity & Hope

June 10, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Lincoln Terrace Park, Eastern Pkwy., E. New York Ave. bet. Rochester Ave. and Portal St.
Brooklyn,NYUnited States
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Join Racial Justice BK & community partners for: A Protest Performance & Collaborative Community Conversation Same Streets; Different Realities. We live in different worlds, even though we share the same neighborhoods. What symbolizes safety for some is deadly for others. Racial disparities in our community exact a terrible cost. Indifference or hostility toward each other and the use of volatile, unpredictable police tactics have failed us. Many of us cannot trust the very institutions that are supposed to “serve” and…

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July 2018

Racial Justice BK Living Room Group

July 8, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Living Room Group creates a space for reflection, analysis, and personal storytelling. Participants recognize that racism manifests as an institutional phenomenon, but we also understand that race and racism affect each of us in deeply personal ways. Members come together to share those personal experiences, and to hear how racism has had an impact on the lives of others. RSVP at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location information

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September 2018

Racial Justice BK End of Summer Cookout

September 15, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Let's celebrate our work together, and look towards the events of fall with a community cookout! When: September 15, 2018 from 1-5PM Where: RJBK member Justin Cohen's home (address upon RSVP) RSVP at racialjusticebk@gmail.com

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Deep Canvassing: Training and Canvass

September 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
TBD, Staten Island + Google Map
Volunteer canvassing

Changing the Conversation Together event, co-sponsored by RJBK, includes Deep Canvassing training & canvass.  Anyone who has already done the mandatory training can show up at noon, but are welcome and encouraged to participate if they like. We strive to help everyone get there who can through carpooling. If you need a lift we’ll need you to let us know more than two days ahead of time. It’s hard for us to get you a car if it’s last minute.…

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October 2018

Racial Justice BK Business Meeting

October 7, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We focus on issues critical to Brooklynites. we are dedicated to educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of institutional racism and racial justice. we design our own events, actions, and demonstrations related to racial justice. We believe that resistance comes in many forms. Join us for our next business meeting and help us plan our upcoming events and actions.

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Racial Justice BK Living Room Group

October 14, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This group creates a space for reflection, analysis, and personal storytelling. participants recognize that racism manifests as an institutional phenomenon, but we also understand that race and racism affect each of us in deeply personal ways. Members come together to share those personal experiences, and to hear how racism has had an impact on the lives of others. Also, there are snacks. RSVP for location: racialjusticebk@gmail.com

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November 2018

Theater of the Oppressed NYC Legislative Forum with RJBK

November 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon St
Brooklyn,NY11201US
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Advocacy Fair: Connect with organizations working on similar issues, and learn about proposals on the NYC ballot on Nov 6. Get warmed up for Participatory Democracy! You’ll meet the Center for Anti-Violence Education, Racial Justice BK, Vote Run Lead, ViBE Theater, Politics Reborn, Youth Vote NY, Participatory Budgeting, Motivote, Y Vote NY, and Broadway Unlocked! WATCH our Legislative Theatre show Compromising Positions: Stay & Pay ACT out community visions of policy impacts, to amend policy proposals VOTE on the final Policy Proposal!

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Racial Justice BK’s Discussions Across Difference

November 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bedford Library, 496 Franklin Ave
brooklyn,NY11238
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Discussions Across Difference at the Brooklyn Public Library November 14, 2018 (tentative) 6:00-8:00PM The Bed Stuy Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library (496 Franklin Ave)

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December 2018

Racial Justice BK Living Room Group

December 9, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. Date: Sunday, Dec. 9, 6:30 to 8:30pm. Location: RSVP for location. Contact: racialjusticebk@gmail.com

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January 2019

Racial Justice BK Living Room Group

January 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

This group creates a space for reflection, analysis, and personal storytelling. Participants recognize that racism manifests as an institutional phenomenon, but we also understand that race and racism affect each of us in deeply personal ways. Members come together to share those personal experiences, and to hear how racism has had an impact on the lives of others. Join Racial Justice BK for a powerful evening of sharing. RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location.

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February 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

February 3
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

February 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2019

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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Bail is Broken: Ending Cash Bail in New York State

February 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Congregation Beth Elohim, 274 Garfield Pl
Brooklyn,NY11215US
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There are currently thousands of people in jail pre-trial in New York City because they can't afford bail, most of them people of color. CBE is working with directly impacted people, advocates, and other faith groups to ensure that smart and fair bail reform becomes state law this year. Our window of opportunity is narrow--the time to act is now! Please join us to discuss the details of bail reform in New York, hear people's personal experiences with bail, and…

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March 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

March 3
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

March 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2019

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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April 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

April 7
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

April 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2019

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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May 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

May 5
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

May 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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June 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

June 2
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

June 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2019

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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July 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

July 7
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

July 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2019

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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August 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

August 4
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

August 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2019

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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September 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

September 1
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

September 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2019

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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October 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

October 6
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

October 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2019

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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November 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

November 3
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

November 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2019

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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December 2019

RJBK Business Meeting

December 1
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2019

Racial Justice BK's Business Meetings tackles issues critical to Brooklynites and educating ourselves and our peers about contemporary issues of racial justice. This meeting focuses on planning our events, actions, service projects, demonstrations, and how to support of legislation pertaining to racial justice. Join us for the planning of these actions and events.   First Sunday of every month. RSVP  at racialjusticebk@gmail.com for time and location.

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RJBK Living Room Group

December 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 8, 2019

The Racial Justice BK Living Room Group is a monthly meeting of people of difference who focus on building connections so that we can dismantle racism personally and systemically. -- Racial Justice BK. Second Sunday of every month, 6:30-8:30 PM RSVP to racialjusticebk@gmail.com for location

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