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Ujima Theater Presents Free Fred BrownNovember 1, 2017, 7-9 pm

Ujima Theater Company

Ujima Company, Inc. presents Free Fred Brown! this week on Wednesday, November 1st at 7:00pm at the African American Cultural Center. 

The Center for Self Advocacy: Andrew Marcum on The Public GoodOctober 31, 2017, 7-7:30 pm

Sam Magavern

Join us on The Public Good, airing every Tuesday at 7pm on POWER 96.5 FM and MIX 1080 AM, and live every Tuesday at 1pm on PPG's Facebook! This week, we'll be speaking with Andrew Marcum from The Center for Self Advocacy. Andrew will let us know about a great event coming up on November …

Community Talk with Marc Lamont HillOctober 26, 2017, 6-8 pm

Open Buffalo

Please join us in welcoming renowned activist-scholar Dr. Marc Lamont Hill to Buffalo next month! Dr. Hill, author of “Nobody: Casualties of America’s War on the Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond,” will be in town on the evening of Oct. 26 to headline Open …

Why the Constitutional Convention Would be Bad for New York: Flo Tripi and Dick Lipsitz on The Public GoodOctober 24, 2017, 7-7:30 pm

Sam Magavern

Join us on The Public Good, airing every Tuesday at 7pm on POWER 96.5 FM and MIX 1080 AM, and live every Tuesday at 1pm on PPG's Facebook! This week, we'll be speaking with Flo Tripi from CSEA and Dick Lipsitz from the Western New York Area Labor Federation. ALF will let us in on some of …

Reclaiming Our Ancestors ConferenceOctober 19, 6 pm-October 21, 2017 9 pm

Kari Winter, University at Buffalo Transnational Studies

Acclaimed scholars and activists will discuss how to democratize our imaginative, intellectual, artistic, and public landscapes through the inclusion of diverse histories.

Niagara River Greenway Meeting: You're Invited!October 20, 2017, 10 am-12 pm

Niagara River Greenway

A Niagara River Greenway meeting will take place Friday, October 20, from 10am to noon, at the Cornell in Buffalo suite, 617 Main St., #300, Buffalo (the Market Arcade Building). You are welcome to attend whether you would like to be an ongoing member of the Committee or you would simply like to …

Reclaiming Our Ancestors: Kari Winter, Judy Scales-Trent, and Regina Mason on The Public GoodOctober 17, 2017, 7-7:30 pm

Sam Magavern

Join us on The Public Good, airing every Tuesday at 7pm on POWER 96.5 FM and MIX 1080 AM, and live every Tuesday at 1pm on PPG's Facebook! This week, we'll be speaking with Kari Winter, Judy Scales-Trent, and Regina Mason from UB's Reclaiming Our Ancestors conference. Kari, Judy, and …

Anti-Gentrification SummitOctober 14, 2017, 9 am-4 pm

Partnership for the Public Good, CEJ Buffalo, Push Buffalo, VOICE-Buffalo, Citizen Action Of Western New York, Public Accountability Initiative and Open Buffalo

Buffalo is not unique in its struggle against gentrification. This grapple for space intensifies racism, classism, and sexism: values clash, and the wealthy displace the vulnerable. Gentrification directly impacts each and everyone of us. Join the conversation about gentrification at a public …

Service in WNY: Kate Sarata from The Service Collaborative on The Public GoodOctober 10, 2017, 1-1:30 pm

Sam Magavern

Join us on The Public Good, airing every Tuesday at 7pm on POWER 96.5 FM and MIX 1080 AM, and live every Tuesday at 1pm on PPG's Facebook! This week, we'll be speaking with Kate Sarata, Executive Director of The Service Collaborative of Western New York. Kate will discuss TSC's important work …

One Nation Under a Groove, PPG's 10th Anniversary Beauty and Democracy EventOctober 5, 2017, 6-9:30 pm

Sam Magavern

Thank you to everyone who came out to help celebrate PPG's 10th Anniversary! We are excited to play a role in what the next 10 years of research, advocacy, support and change-making will look like in Buffalo.     Here is a link to Sam's remarks for the evening:  One Nation Under …