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...Read more →
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...Read more →
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...Read more →
The MIT Media Lab is searching for their first MIT Media Lab Disobedience Award recipient.
This idea came after a realization that there’s a widespread frustration from people trying to figure out how can we effectively harness responsible, ethical disobedience aimed at challenging our norms, rules, or laws to benefit society. ~ Read more →
The USDAC is calling on all artists, creative organizers, and concerned citizens to join together on April 4th, 2017, to draw inspiration from and breathe new life into the prophetic words of Dr....Read more →
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...Read more →
Image: MIT School of Architecture + Planning, (CC by 4.0)
Building a toolbox for nonviolent resistance: MLTalks with Jamila Raqib and Joi...Read more →
(On behalf of The Kennedy Center – Office of VSA and Accessibility)
You still have until March 15, 2017
to submit your proposal
The John F. Kennedy...Read more →