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February 2015

Conference: Malcolm X and Human Rights

February 21 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Howard University Armor J. Blackburn Center,
2400 Sixth Street, NW, Washington, 20059 United States
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The Institute for Policy Studies’ Netfa Freeman moderates a session of the “Malcolm X Black Power Conference” that highlights the international struggle for reparations on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Malcolm X.

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Probation, Parole, Criminal Record: The Collateral Consequences of Being Imprisoned

February 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
UDC David A. Clarke School of Law,
4200 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC United States
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The Institute for Policy studies joins UDC David A. Clarke School of Law to bring you another look at the Prison Industrial Complex and the way it extends into our communities.

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January 2015

Brown Bag: Beyond Survival

January 26 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
AFL-CIO Headquarters,
815 16th Street, NW, room 7012, Washington, DC United States
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As a member of the National Domestic Workers Alliance, IPS’ Global Economy project will launch a new campaign report for organizing to end human trafficking of domestic workers.

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South African Labor Leader Talks About NUMSA

January 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Busboys & Poets – 5th & K,
1025 5th Street NW, Washington, DC United States
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A special event with Irvin Jim, General Secretary of National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa and actor-activist, and filmmaker Danny Glover, and performance by Grammy-nominated musician Carolyn Malachi.

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December 2014

Brownbag: Rethinking the Asia Pivot

December 8, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:55 pm
IPS Conference Room,
1112 16th Street NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC United States
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A conversation about U.S. policy in the Pacific and the social movements that are challenging militarism in the region, featuring Ko Youkyoung and Raymond Palatino.

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Town Hall Meeting: Ferguson After the Verdict

December 2, 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Busboys & Poets – 5th & K,
1025 5th Street NW, Washington, DC United States
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A discussion focusing on how we can move forward construtively to challenge systemic police brutality against black men and women in America.

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November 2014

Pot is Passed in DC: What Now?

November 18, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Busboys & Poets – 5th & K,
1025 5th Street NW, Washington, DC United States
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As DC residents voted overwhelmingly for marijuana legalization, this panel, moderated by Sanho Tree of IPS’ Drug Policy Project, will discuss next steps for D.C.’s marijuana legalization initiative.

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Extractive Industries and the Quest for Peace in Colombia

November 18, 2014 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
IPS Conference Room,
1112 16th Street NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC United States
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Institute for Policy Studies and Colombia Human Rights Committee host a delegation from CorporaciĆ³n Nuevo Arco Iris in Colombia

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Revolution in Burkina Faso and the Downfall of Blaise Compaore

November 15, 2014 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Festival Center,
1640 Columbia Road, NW, Washington, DC United States
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Social activists of the Washington, DC Metropolitan invite you to a panel on the “Significance and Prospects for a New Burkina Faso and a New Africa.”

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Why is the US Bombing Iraq and Syria?

November 11, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Stephen’s Church,
1525 Newton St NW, Washington, DC United States
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The Washington Peace Center will feature IPS’ Phyllis Bennis at a teach-in to discuss these and other questions on Veterans’ Day to stop the next war now!

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