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To that end, we endorse organizations that work towards these goals and share ways to support their efforts. We also publish informative articles from trustworthy news sources and information on related events and actions we can take as individuals.

Featured Articles From Our Newsletter

Children are being torn from their parent’s hands

Perhaps the most disgusting thing this administration has done to date is implementing the “Zero Tolerance” policy, taking children from their parents in order to “deter” asylum seekers from arriving our borders. They aren’t just taking these children, they are jailing them “in cages” according to Oregon Senator Jeff Markley.   Call Secretary of Homeland Security…

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Saturday, June 16. 2018. Michigan Progressive Summit : The Persistence of the Resistance: Voices, Values, and Votes

Plenary speakers include Brandon Dasent, a Parkland school shooting survivor and student activist; Desmond Meade, head of the Florida Rights Restoration Coalition; and Erica Ford, a leader in the fight against gun violence and founder of LIFE Camp in New York City.   “We chose the theme because we know people are entering this space at different levels of…

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Special Event

Gun Violence and Firearm Safety: How Can I Make a Difference?

Jim Peggs, MD and Sonya Lewis, MD, MPH, will be speaking as representatives of the Michigan based physicians’ organization, Physicians for the Prevention of Gun Violence (PPGV).
     Drs. Lewis and Peggs will share some startling data comparing gun violence in America to other highly developed nations and explore possible reasons for the disparities. They will discuss some basic steps that health professionals and all members of our community can take to decrease the prevalence of death and injury from gun violence.
     Special emphasis will be placed on vulnerable populations such as children, people managing mental health concerns, and people who are victims of intimate partner violence. The discussion will also extend to ways in which we can promote a safer world in the presence of guns.

Upcoming Events

Wed 20

Brews & Views Gerrymandering: An Update

June 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed 27

Attend a June MI-Resistance calling party

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm