Event Date: 04/29/2017   Event Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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The Asheville chapter of the national Indivisible movement is holding a rally and march to the call attention to the perils of ignoring climate change and to steps that ordinary citizens can take to hold their members of Congress accountable. Across the nation, there are over 280 sister marches on the same day as the People’s Climate March in Washington DC. The Asheville People’s Climate Rally will kick off at 10 AM with a Native American Healing Ceremony, followed by short speeches from local elected officials and environmental leaders. It will be followed by sidewalk marching through the downtown area ending at 12:30 at THE BLOCK.

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Pack Square , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 05/11/2017   Event Time: 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

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The Political Science Department at UNC-A and two local groups concerned with issues of justice and peace in the region, will be sponsoring the screening of two recently made documentaries about the Israeli/Palestinian conflict. Both films have received critical acclaim. A Skyped in discussion with the director and producer will follow the screening of "Disturbing the Peace" and a panel discussion will follow the showing of "The Occupation of the American Mind." which will be shown at the same time, 7pm, on Thursday, May 18th. There is no charge. Donations to cover costs grateful accepted. For more information, 828-423-2087.

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, Asheville, NC 28801
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