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Shifting Culture Towards Liberation: Strategy, Spirit, and Spectacle (Boston-based)

Why Is Mijente Mobilizing Latinx for Stacey Abrams? - Mijente

As a national political home for Latinx and Chicanx organizing, Mijente calls for a mobilization in support of State House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams for Governor of Georgia as part of a pro-Black, pro-Woman, pro-community agenda to show Latinx power, elect progressive candidates of color, and defend US born and immigrant Latinx communities. A victory for Abrams in the Georgia Gubernatorial election could be extremely significant for the Latinx US born and immigrant population of the state who have been the target of harsh criminalization and anti-immigrant policies.

Arts & Democracy - Detail Page

Cultural organizing exists at the intersection of arts, culture and activism. It is a fluid and dynamic practice that is understood and expressed in a variety of ways, reflecting the unique cultural, artistic, organizational and community context of its practitioners.  Cultural organizing is about integrating arts and culture into organizing strategies. It is also about organizing from a particular tradition, cultural identity, and community of place or worldview to advance social and economic justice.

Movimiento Cosecha

Trump decides on DACA September 5th, but we won't wait. DACAmented
immigrants and allies are going to take direct action and put themselves at
risk to fight for permanent protection, dignity, and respect. Join us!

'Salsa Shutdown' protest at Downtown Crossing - The Boston Globe

Saturday afternoon shopping in Downtown Crossing took an unusual turn.

Light up the Bridge — ds4si

We created a Productive Fiction. Over two evenings in the fall of 2014, our
installation of lights and an illuminated red carpet transformed the bridge
into a bright space.

STREET LAB: UPHAM'S — ds4si

STREET LAB: UPHAM'S was a season-long outdoor Creativity Lab where anybody
could reimagine and prototype ways to liven up micro-public spaces. It took
place in an alley in the Upham's Corner neighborhood in Dorchester, MA over
the fall of 2013. We transformed an alley every Saturday, complete with
activity stations and a small woodworking shop.

 

SOUL FIRE FARM | ENDING RACISM AND INJUSTICE IN THE FOOD SYSTEM

Soul Fire Farm is committed to ending racism and injustice in the food system. We raise life-giving food and act in solidarity with people marginalized by food apartheid. With deep reverence for the land and wisdom of our ancestors, we work to reclaim our collective right to belong to the earth and to have agency in the food system. We bring diverse communities together on this healing land to share skills on sustainable agriculture, natural building, spiritual activism, health and environmental justice. We are training the next generation of activist-farmers and strengthening the movements for food sovereignty and community self-determination.