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February 2020

Defending Black America: The Raw Law Project

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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An interactive Black History Month people's practicum deconstructing interconnections between law and political motivation; history and perception that will address reality and myths associated with representing and defending black people in the criminal justice system.

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November 2019

Brown Bag: The Status of US-Cuba Relations Hidden From Headlines

November 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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An overview of incredible, yet little known facts about Cuba and the impact of Trump administration changes to US policy toward the island over the last five years.

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August 2019

The Many Exciting Ways to Wage Peace: A Training In Tools

August 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Institute for Policy Studies, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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A unique interactive session on how movements for justice have successfully applied media other than speech successfully in actions against racism, xenophobia, fascism and sexism.

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September 2018

Fourth Days of Action Against the Blockade

September 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am - September 28, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
Various DC Venues Listed Washington, DC United States + Google Map

Days of Action Against the Blockade, 2018 highlighting the fact that "In Cuba Education is a National Priority; In the U.S. Education it is Under Attack ."

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April 2017

The War in Syria Cannot Be Won, But Can Be Ended

April 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Montgomery College, 51 Mannakee Street, TC 136
Rockville, MD 20850
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IPS Fellow, Phyllis Bennis will explain why further military engagement by the U.S. is not the way to end the horrific carnage in Syria.

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February 2017

Know Your Rights Training!

February 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
UDC David A. Clarke School of Law, 4340 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC United States
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A day long marathon of trainings for lawyers and non-lawyers alike, brought to you by the Institute for Policy Studies, the DC Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild, and the UDC David A. Clarke School of Law.

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January 2017

​Donald Trump Exposed

January 15, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Get ready for the inauguration of Donald Trump by exposing his agenda and learning how we can effectively resist.

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November 2015

Cuba Speaks for Itself

November 7, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
UDC David A. Clarke School of Law, 4340 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC United States
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The Institute for Policy Studies proudly joins endorsers of an historic visit and speaking engagement with Kenia Serrano Puig, President of the Cuban Institute for Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) and Parliamentarian in Cuba's National Assembly.

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September 2015

Webinar: Connecting the Dots: How Fair Financing Can Help Save the Planet

September 21, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Online – 8pm EST/5pm PST

Join us for a lively conversation with movement leaders about how advocating for a tiny tax on Wall Street is taking a moral action on climate and inequality.

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July 2015

Social Entrepreneurship & Grassroots Development in Senegal

July 16, 2015 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
IPS Conference Room, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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A seminar about Bégué Coco, a unique social enterprise that is creating jobs for youth, building the local, healthy living movement, and supporting environmental preservation.

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June 2015

Revolutionary Cuba in New Period of Rapprochement with The U.S.

June 25, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 5:50 pm
University of District of Columbia, 4200 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Blg 41, Room A-03
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Come hear a presentation about the normalization of relations between these to countries by Cuban solidarity activists who were organizers in the struggle to free the Cuban 5.

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March 2015

White Solidarity for Black Liberation: A Skill Building Event

March 14, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Friends Meeting House of Washington, 2111 Florida Avenue NW
Washington, DC United States
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A space for people engaged in ongoing racial justice transformation to connect with each other and build.

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June 2014

Making Mondays Matter: Is Faith Necessary?

June 30, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Irish Whiskey Public House, 1207 19th Street NW
Washington, DC United States
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Institute for Policy Studies and Inspire BBQ will host a forum featuring Colman McCarthy and Joe Eldridge speaking on the role of faith in social movements.

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May 2014

Webinar: How to Measure Progress? Replacing GDP

May 22, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online Webinar
Webinar: How to Measure Progress? Replacing GDP

A webinar revealing stories from Massachusetts, Maryland, the Mid-Atlantic Transition Hub, and Vermont in using the Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI).

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April 2014

Venezuelan Constitutional Expert Hermann Escarr Speaks

April 30, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IPS Conference Room, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Venezuelan Constitutional Expert Hermann Escarr Speaks

IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus hosts a talk with Venezuelan law professor about the current situation in Venezuela and the dialogue for peace, moderated by IPS boardmember James Early.

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