May 10, 2014 - 11:30am - 7:30pm
$5 for adults; $3 for youth 6-17 yrs; children under 6 freeAll music and dance performances and exhibits are included in the price of admission.
May 13, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join the San Francisco Human Rights Commission, the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights, the University of San Francisco School of Education and Coleman Advocates for Children and Youth at the California Historical Society for a conversation honoring the 60th Anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education court decision.
May 14, 2014 - 7:00pm
A video of the theatrical production of the 60th Anniversary of the execution of Ethel & Julius Rosenberg -- featuring Angela Davis, Eve Ensler, Cotter Smith, radical hip hop artists Rebel Diaz, poet Martín Espada, members of the Rosenberg/Meeropol family, and more! (This production was staged in June 2013).
This 90-minute production uses dramatic readings, acted vignettes, poetry, music, and historical photos, to dramatize the last four days of the Rosenbergs’ lives through their prison letters and their sons' firsthand accounts.
May 15, 2014 - 6:30pm
Please join IDEX in welcoming long-time IDEX partner and Co-ordinator of theSouth Durban Community Environmental Alliance (SDCEA), Desmond D'Sa, to San Francisco.
Mr. D'Sa will be sharing the work of the alliance and its most urgent campaign against a mega project to expand the Durban port that will displace local people, disturb wildlife and negatively impact ecosystems. Mr. D'Sa will be traveling from South Africa to bring the voices of his community to IDEX supporters, allies, and friends.
May 16, 2014 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
In honor of Nakba day, Middle Eastern Film Night presents "Enduring Roots: Over a Century of Resistance to the Jewish National Fund" as the first event in a new ongoing series at SJPJC.
Martinez to Benicia,
May 17, 2014 (All day)
Opening Rally in Martinez – morning• Native American prayer by Idle No More SF Bay• Local speakers
Ending Rally in Benicia – Afternoon• Process of Imagining: The future of our community• Art Projects• Picnic
May 18, 2014 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Please join us for a very special event at Grace Lutheran Church. In conjunction with St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Grace will be screening the new Sundance Award-Winning documentary film The Overnighters, by Palo Alto native filmmaker Jesse Moss.
May 19, 2014 - 6:00pm
Nicole Ardoin, Assistant Professor, Stanford Graduate School of EducationZenobia Barlow, Executive Director and Co-Founder, The Center for Ecoliteracy; Regional Environmental Justice Coordinator, EPA; Founder, Three Circles Center
Erik Hoffner, Outreach Coordinator and Writer, Orion MagazineMitchell Thomashow, President Emeritus, Unity College; Director, Presidential Fellows Program, Second Nature
Laurette Rogers, Co-Founder, Students and Teachers Restoring a Watershed (STRAW)
May 20, 2014 - 6:00pm
Mazibuko Jara is Editor of Amandla, an independent researcher and writer, and development consultant. He has a long history of grassroots activist work with the HIV/AIDS movement, the cooperative movement and community-based development organisations.
He has extensive global experience working with alliances and coalitions that are critical of corporate-led finance-dominated modes of globalisation and which articulate alternatives that are consistent with the principles of social justice and ecological sustainability.
May 21, 2014 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm