This Thursday, from 6:00-7:30, the ACLU-VT and Rights & Democracy are sponsoring an online public forum/webinar as part of our efforts to educate more community members on the influence that state's attorneys (prosecutors) have in driving mass incarceration -- or helping to end it. We are hoping to get high attendance for this session, so please … Continue reading Electing the Most Powerful Person in the Criminal Justice System
Please plan to join us for this exciting event on June 30! You can buy your tickets now by making a donation and leaving a note specifying that it's for the Freedom Fund dinner.
Our friends at Green Mountain College have graciously offered to host our next Soul Food Sunday! Please join us Sunday, May 6th from 4:00pm-6:00pm at Green Mountain College’s Withey Hall, located at Green Mountain College, 1 Brennan Circle, Poultney, VT 05764. The mission of the NAACP is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of … Continue reading Soul Food Sunday – May
With HUGE thanks to all the community members who donated over $1000 to make this possible, we are happy to report that we brought about 200 local high school students and teachers to see Black Panther, with a panel afterwards to discuss why this is more than just a movie. This was one of … Continue reading Black Panther success!
On March 6, we're going to bring as many area high schoolers as we can to a screening of Black Panther, with a discussion afterwards about why this film is important. We're hoping the community can support us in this with donations to cover the cost of the movie; Flagship Cinema is giving us a … Continue reading Bringing our youth to Black Panther