School Re-Opening Town Hall

On zoom. Citizen Action of WNY invites Parents, Teachers, Students and concerned citizens to an Online Town Hall with Buffalo School Board leaders to discuss School Re-Opening plans. With Invited Guests Buffalo School Board president Sharon Belton-Cottman and Superintendent Dr. Kriner Cash Tuesday 8/25, 6:00 pm Have your voice heard, join the Town Hall and […]

Support the USPS! Demonstration

At Bailey Ave Post Office, 5500 N. Bailey Avenue, Buffalo 14226. Come out to show your support for the USPS during this critical time of a pandemic and upcoming election!

The State of the Black Resistance Movement

On Zoom. Register at cit.ac/resistance.   "The movement is stronger than ever and we demand justice! Join us for our #BlackAugust panel, "The State of the Black Resistance."   Moderated by our Movement Politics Director Jodi Risper, you'll hear from a powerful lineup of movement leaders from across the country."   Speakers: Jim Anderson, Vice […]

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NULYP State of the Movement: August

On Zoom. Register at bit.ly/SOTMAugust. NULYP will discuss ways Millennials and Gen Z can facilitate engagement and advocacy actions with keynote speaker Kimberly Latrice Jones. Kimberly is a prolific novelist, director, human rights activist, thespian, and #BlackLivesMatter change-agent. Facilitators: Habiba Bankston, Central RVP Facilitator Jamil Crews, Eastern EVP Facilitator Shalondian Hollinshed, Southern RVP Facilitator Charles […]

Justice on the Ballot: The Intersection of Voting & Environmental Racism

On Zoom. Register at bit.ly/greenvote20. A Green Table Talk presented by the Pre-Congressional Black Caucus. Panelists include: Tiffany Loftin, National Director of Youth & College NAACP Mike Bland, National Director, Leaders of Color Comissioner Tami Sawyer, Black Voters Matter, National Field Director This event will also be led by Lea Webb, Lead Certified National Trainer, […]

RESCHEDULED 8/31: Justice for Eric Martin Jr. Protest @ Speedway

*** RESCHEDULED FOR MONDAY, 8/31. *** At Speedway, 535 Kenmore Avenue, Buffalo. (Please do not park in the Speedway lot.) "Eric Martin Jr. went to Speedway at 535 Kenmore Avenue and purchased two lottery tickets. He won money, and like anyone else would, he went back the next day to redeem his winnings. The manager […]

Virtual March on Washington: Day 1

RSVP at 2020march.com. Hosted by NAACP. Schedule of Events The 2020 Virtual March on Washington is about asking everyone — from protesters in the streets to elected officials at all levels of government — to commit to pursuing a new agenda that prioritizes equity, justice, and opportunity for all. Get ready for an interactive series […]

March for Transit Justice

Gathering at Ferry Circle to march along what was once the route #7, a bus line that served multiple west side neighborhoods for more than 120 years, even dating back to the days of streetcars. (The entire route was slashed on May 24th, along with the #29 Wohlers, #54 Military (in Niagara Falls), and two […]

Climate Resolution Meeting

On Zoom. The WNY Youth Climate Council invites regional organizations, community members, and fellow activists to join in a finalization of their climate resolution draft before presenting to the Common Council! Please share your input and hear from other organizations leading the climate justice movement here in WNY! See you VIRTUALLY there! Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe4JiwX7GjK4tKmYXrK0TMQW2ucPjJcMaLbPjp7ZsHE1O1cBw/viewform […]

LASC-ROCLA virtual event: El Salvador in the TIme of Covid-19

Wednesday, September 2, 2020, 7 PM.     ROCLA and LASC invite you to join a collaborative virtual presentation  “El Salvador in the TIme of Covid-19: A Rights-based Analysis of the Drivers and Triggers of Forced Migration.” With Guest Presenters Magda Lanuza and Jeanne Rikkers, speaking on-line from El Salvador.  Registration needed; see the link at […]

WNYPC presents Rev Dr Brother Cornel West!!

Come for guidance and inspiration from one of the beacons of enlightened and inspiring peace and justice work, an American philosopher, political activist, social critic, author, and public intellectual. Brother Cornel is a beacon of Truth and Love, steeped in civil discourse and civil resistance, always speaking truth to power, and animated by an extreme […]