Black 2 Just Transition Assembly & Training in Detroit, Nov. 8-12

The East Michigan Environmental Action Council (EMEAC) and the Climate Justice Alliance have teamed up for the Black 2 Just Transition Assembly & Training, that is bringing together 60+ organizers from November 8-12, 2018 in Detroit. For decades, Detroit has been home to some of the worst environmental injustices in the U.S., while also being a historic hub for visionary, black liberation struggles and organized resistance. Together, we will examine systemic change pathways away from destructive industries towards models that center the health, well-being and self-determination of communities. Black 2 Just trainings will center the lessons, principles & practices of Black Liberation, Indigen

Emergence: The Work of Levi Johnson, Jr. @ Detroit Fiber Works, Nov. 10th

Second Saturday Exhibit Opening: Saturday, November 10, 2018 6-9PM Second Saturday Artist Talk: Saturday, December 8, 2018 6-9PM Exhibition Closes: Monday, December 24, 2018 Levi Johnson, Jr. “If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.” Henry David Thoreau naturalist and writer Levi Johnson is a a multi-faceted person, a multi-talented artist, and a true Renaissance man. He creates in many mediums, including pastels, found art sculpture, painting, and most recently, Fibonacci pins which are made from pinecones, embellished with Swarovski crystals and other findin

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