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March 2022

The Military Budget – Pt 2 of Foreign Policy Primer for US Congressional Candidates

March 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom Webinar

The second in RootsAction's educational series that will explore out-of-control Pentagon spending and the military budget and why it's important for candidates to understand.

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June 2020

IPS Webinar Series: No Warming, No War: Interdependence of Militarism and the Climate Crisis

June 25, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Online Zoom Event

A webinar to lay out how militarism and the climate crisis are deeply intertwined and mutually reinforcing and discussion on why true climate solutions must have antimilitarism at their core.

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February 2020

Prosecuting Defenders of Sovereignty: A People’s Briefing

February 10, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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On the eve of the trial come learn the details of the case of The Embassy Protectors now facing a trumped-up charge of the Federal Government, and the severe domestic and international implications.

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February 2019

Transit Equity Day 2019

February 4, 2019
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A collaborative effort of several organizations and unions to promote public transit as a civil right and a strategy to combat climate change.

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March 2017

Briefing: Cameroon’s Internet Refugees

March 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036

Join us for a briefing on the conditions that have created Cameroon's Internet refugees and other state-sponsored human rights abuses.

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Report Release: Findings From the Beyond Survival Campaign

March 13, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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Learn about the impact of Trump’s immigration enforcement policies on survivors of labor trafficking and hear their ideas on what policy solutions must be adopted in this new era.

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September 2015

September Days Against the Blockade

September 16, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - September 18, 2015 @ 7:00 pm
Calvary Baptist Church, 755 Eighth Street, NW DC + Google Map

Join and participate in presentations, performances, and discussions about completing the normalization of relations between the U.S. and Cuba and how you can help make it final.

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July 2014

Press Conference: Advocates Call for End of U.S. Support of African Tyrants

July 31, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
National Press Club, 529 Fourteenth Street NW
Washington, DC 20045 United States
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IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus joins a diverse U.S. based activist coalition focusing on Africa in calling on U.S. leaders to cease their support and empowerment of brutal dictators across Africa.

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October 2013

Briefing: With Richard Falk and Phyllis Bennis

October 31, 2013 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Church Center for the United Nations, 777 UN Plaza (enter on 44th Street)
New York, NY United States
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Briefing: With Richard Falk and Phyllis Bennis

Hear about the current human rights situation in the occupied Palestinian territories.

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July 2013

Communities on the Frontlines of Environmental Justice, Zero Waste & Climate Resilience

July 25, 2013 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Friends of the Earth, 1100 15th St NW, 11th Floor
Washington, DC United States
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Communities on the Frontlines of Environmental Justice, Zero Waste & Climate Resilience

A briefing for DC allies on the struggles waged with these polluting industries and their successes.

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Congressional Briefing: Mali: The Road Ahead

July 11, 2013 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Rayburn Building, Room B338, 45 Independence Ave SW,
Washington, DC United States
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Congressional Briefing: Mali: The Road Ahead

Attend this debrief on what lies ahead in the wake of the 2012 coup d’etat, presented by Mali Watch, IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus invite you to.

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October 2012

Briefing: El Salvador’s Gang Truce: Challenges and Opportunities

October 3, 2012 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Washington Office On Latin America, 1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC United States
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Briefing: El Salvador’s Gang Truce: Challenges and Opportunities

Come to an IPS co-sponsored report back by members of Transitional Advisory Group in Support of The Peace Process in El Salvador on their delegation July 20th - 27th; assessing best ways to support a truce process among gangs and transcend perceptions of lack of transparency among all parties involved.

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February 2012

Senate Hearing: Inequality, Mobility, and Opportunity

February 9, 2012 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Senate Buget Committee Bldng, 624 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC United States
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The Occupy Movement has significantly expanded the space for discourse on inequality, as demonstrated by who is invited to testify at this hearing of the Senate Committee on The Budget.

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June 2011

A Declared War on the War on Drugs

June 17, 2011 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
National Press Club Ballroom, 529 14th Street NW
Washington, DC United States
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Against the backdrop of the 40th Anniversary of the War on Drugs, Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW), in conjunction with the Black Family Summit, is conducting a series of programmatic activities during the month of June culminating in this major forum in Washington, D.C. The Forum will focus on the theme Declaring War on the “War on Drugs:” Creating Just and Humane Alternatives to a Failed Strategy. Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, President of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, has agreed to be the keynote speaker for what IBW hopes will be a powerful catalyst for change.

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April 2011

Ivory Coast at a Crossroads?

April 19, 2011 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
AFL-CIO Headquarters, 815 16th Street, NW, room 7012
Washington, DC United States
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Please join us for a briefing on the turmoil in Côte d’Ivoire and its impacts on workers, as well as prospects for future development of workers’ organizations and democratic institutions.

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