Ujamaa – the hidden story of Tanzania’s socialist villages
An astonishing story of grassroots power and creativity. About time we had access to this leadership from Africa – the principles of Ujamaa can be applied anywhere. Powerful introduction by Selma James, who co-edited the book with Nina Lopez.
Saturday April 11 @ 6:30pm
Moonstone @ Brandywine Workshop 730 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19146
Fighting your case to win justice & build the movement: Philadelphia Workshop with Selma James and Nina Lopez
Selma James and Nina Lopez
Coordinators of the Global Women’s Strike (London, England)
Workshop: "Fighting your case to win justice & build the movement"
Friday April 10
4:30-7:30pm Tabernacle United Church, 3700 Chestnut St, Phila
Followed by Q&A; sharing strategies & resources across sectors.
International Women’s Day 2015 global theme and petition
A Living Wage for Mothers and other Caregivers!
Honor caregivers & community campaigners
Sunday March 8, 3-5pm
Tabernacle United Church 3700 Chestnut St W. Philly
Award ceremony, refreshments, music, exhibition, petition launch, community resource & information tables. Donations gratefully accepted.
Join us in honoring
Some of the many who came to Superior Court hearing in August, 2013. Carolyn Hill is in blue top with grey jacket.
Last chance for Carolyn Hill to adopt her two nieces, abruptly and traumatically removed from her home by the Dept of Human Services because she is a low-income Black woman with no GED.
Gather at 12:30pm; hearing starts at 1pm Superior Court, 530 Walnut St, Floor 17, Philadelphia, PA Join event on Facebook
WHAT ELSE YOU CAN DO
- Read the Amici Curiae brief and add your endorsement and supporting statement
- Forward the press release to your media contacts and on social media.
- Please consider a financial contribution to help with the substantial costs of this case. Carolyn Hill is fortunate to have a dedicated pro-bono lawyer, Sam Stretton, but there have been fees and expenses that urgently need to be covered, including a $1500 fee to cover an expert witness.
- Read more about Carolyn Hill’s case: The Right to Parent, Even if You Are Poor (by Sarah Jaffe, In These Times, July 16, 2014)
Nov 10, 2014 Luzerne County Courthouse, Wilkes-Barre PA
The Dallas 6 are prisoners from SCI Dallas PA who face trial for blowing the whistle on and protesting against solitary confinement, abuse & violence by prison guards.
Co-ordinator of Global Women's Strike
In The Guardian: What we can learn from Tanzania’s hidden socialist history
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Quoted in NY Times Op-Ed: Pay People to Cook at Home!
Other countries we work with (so far...)
USA Tue 28th Apr 15
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Fighting your case to win justice & build the movement: Philadelphia Workshop with Selma James and Nina LopezUSA Tue 7th Apr 15
Peru Tue 31st Mar 15
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