Showdown at City Hall – Support Transgender Rights

by Jay Monaco Tonight. 6:30 PM. City Hall. Be there. The honorable council is at it again, folks. Seems like just yesterday they were out comparing poor people to animals. Now a resolution has been proposed solely for the purpose of discriminating against transgendered people. When the state senate passed a bill protecting transgendered people … Continue reading Showdown at City Hall – Support Transgender Rights

THIS SATURDAY – Come to Our Community Bloc Party – It’s Free (and you have nothing better to do)

Seriously, though. This runs 12-5 PM with FREE music (by DJ6PAC, no less), FREE games, FREE FOOD AND SOFT DRINKS, FREE solidarity - and MORE! Come and meet some of the good folks of CAJE you've been reading about and, as the sign says, bring your family and friends! Feel free to pass along. Really, … Continue reading THIS SATURDAY – Come to Our Community Bloc Party – It’s Free (and you have nothing better to do)

FREE FILM THIS FRIDAY: The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

Imagine if a bunch of Swedish journalists came to the US to extensively document, on film, the Black Power Movement between 1967 and 1975, then the footage was lost for 30 years, found again, and compiled into a brand new documentary by filmmaker Göran Olsson. Don't strain yourself too hard - that's exactly what happened in … Continue reading FREE FILM THIS FRIDAY: The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

Monday, 8PM in Lowell: CANDLELIGHT VIGIL FOR CHARLESTON VICTIMS

  Much has been said, and rightfully so, about the calamitous hate-driven terrorist attack that killed nine black churchgoers at a Bible study. At this time, I find myself unable to adequately add to them. My heart is heavy. I hope yours is, too. So come out on Monday night, if it is at all … Continue reading Monday, 8PM in Lowell: CANDLELIGHT VIGIL FOR CHARLESTON VICTIMS

**POSTPONED!! This Sunday, come out to Shedd Park in Lowell – and bring everyone you know!

                                    NOTE: REGRETFULLY, DUE TO FORECASTED THUNDERSTORMS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. AS SOON AS WE HAVE A NEW DATE IN PLACE, I WILL UPDATE AND BE ALL UP IN YOUR FACE ABOUT IT.  If you're in the … Continue reading **POSTPONED!! This Sunday, come out to Shedd Park in Lowell – and bring everyone you know!