• Labor Policy

    by  • November 2, 2016

    Download the MALC Labor Policy paper PDF version (528 KB).

    Introduction

    The Massachusetts Artists Leaders Coalition (MALC) is dedicated to empowering artists of all disciplines and promoting the arts, culture, and the creative economy throughout the Commonwealth. We work to ensure artists of all disciplines have a meaningful place at policymaking tables at all levels...

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    URGENT CALL TO ACTION (NEEDED BY MONDAY MARCH 27TH) to Boston Residents and others who support performing arts

    by  • March 25, 2017

    URGENT CALL TO ACTION (NEEDED BY MONDAY, MARCH 27TH) to Boston Residents and others who support performing arts*

    There is an opportunity for a performing arts center/space in the Seaport Square development in Boston’s Seaport District. This development was originally conceived by the City to include 200,000 to 250,000 gross square feet (a standard amount of...

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    Urgent Action Needed To Protect Health Care

    by  • March 23, 2017

    UPDATE: The legislation was pulled on Friday afternoon (March 24th) and thus defeated (for now) THANK YOU to all who advocated!!

    From the ACT Coalition:

    We expect the U.S. House of Representatives to vote on the American Health Care Act tonight. We still have an opportunity to stop this harmful...

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    Grassroots Advocacy: Join the Nifty Fifty Challenge!

    by  • March 23, 2017

    Fifty Nifty, an MIT Media Lab project, is a grassroots challenge to participate in democracy by building a network of friends that make calls to congresspeople in all 50 states.

    Actively calling your Congresspeople is THE most effective way to make your voice heard!

    “Live phone calls are the best way to directly...

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    Action Needed On Trump Budget

    by  • March 16, 2017

    As expected, the Trump proposed budget is very bad news for arts and culture. It proposes to eliminate all federal funding for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), National Public Radio  (NPR), the Institute of Museums and Library Services, and many many...

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