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50 Year Anniversaries


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Jackson Area Civil Rights Awareness Association

NEWS and RESOURCES 2014

 

 

 

 

To plan and coordinate events in Jackson, Michigan, to celebrate civil rights anniversaries, to raise awareness of current civil rights issues, and to respond to the civil rights needs of the community.

 

   NEWS and Views

UPCOMING EVENTS


 High School Principal Tarred and Feathered

by the KKK in Yipsalanti, Michigan, 1972.



New Jim Crow


Video and Discussion available  to local groups free of charge. 

Created Equal


Slavery by Another Name


Wed., Nov. 12, 6:30 p.m.

Carnegie Auditorium


​Film and Discussion

​Free

MEET A.L.I.C.E.


(Asset Limited Income

​Constrained Employed)


JXN Forum
Thur., Nov. 13, 6:30 p.m.
Carnegie Auditorium

Free


More than 40% of Jackson County households are struggling financially.  What does this mean for Jackson?  What does this mean for you?




COMMUNITY 

TEN TEN


Fri., Nov. 21, 7-9 pm, and, 

Sat., Nov. 22, 9-5 pm.


St. John's UCC
801 S. Mechanic, Jackson


Structured Conversations between ten felons and ten interested citizens.  Free but must be registered.