Jul
23
7:00 PM19:00

When Primaries ARE Elections! Forum

Do you care about voting rights, criminal justice reform, or housing access? Meet three fabulous progressive candidates, get inspired, get active — we can make a difference!
 Come see Rachael, Josh Zakim, and Katie Forde address voters at Progressive West Roxbury/Roslindale's candidate night! 

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Aug
14
10:00 AM10:00

Candidates' Forum at Rosie's Place

Rosie’s Place was the first emergency shelter for women established in the United States.  They have a long history of hosting candidate forums, including candidates for governor, state representative, mayor, at-large city council and more.  This debate will focus on issues of particular interest to women and is open to the public.  Please join us if you can!

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Jul
14
11:00 AM11:00

JP Progressives Canvass

Criminal Justice Reform passed in the Massachusetts Legislature and now we need a progressive DA to make sure those reforms are implemented.

JPP Members endorsed Rachael Rollins with 78% majority. We are fired up and ready to go, but its going to take all of us knocking doors to get Rachael elected. 

Join us on Saturday - beginner, veteran canvassers, all are welcome! We will train you.

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Jun
19
6:00 PM18:00

Launching Justice: Conversations with District Attorney Candidates

  • Lilla G. Frederick Pilot Middle School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Launching Justice is a national campaign to discuss the critical need for criminal justice reform and policies that can be implemented at the local level to create a fairer justice system and improve public safety. Recognizing the unique power of the elected district attorney to shape the local criminal justice system, this new campaign is aimed at educating people about the role of the district attorney and the policy platforms of the candidates who seeks to hold that powerful position.

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Jun
16
10:00 AM10:00

Foster Alumni Walk 2018

Thank you to the Mass Network Fostercare Alumni for hosting the Foster Alumni Walk 2018! As a foster parent herself, Rachael truly supports creating community and opportunity for current and former foster youth through education, employment, service and leadership.

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Jun
9
12:00 PM12:00

Boston Pride Parade

Join us as we celebrate our LBGTQIA community here in Suffolk County and in the nation. It'll be a day of pride, passion, and excitement. The parade kicks off at noon on the corner of Boylston St and Clarendon St in Copley and will go to City Hall Plaza. 

Please meet us on the steps of the old side of the Boston Public Library facing Copley Square. 

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Jun
7
6:30 PM18:30

ACLU Candidates Forum

Please join Team Rollins at Hibernian Hall for this exciting debate coming up on June 7th from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM! 

The debate will be moderated by Callie Crossley, esteemed host of Boston WGBH's Under the Radar. 

Doors open at 6:00 PM. Dinner and light refreshments will be available. 

Location: Hibernian Hall, 184 Dudley Street Boston, MA 02119

We hope to see you there! 

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May
26
1:00 PM13:00

Day of Action - Grove Hall

  • Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Let's rock Grove Hall this weekend with our support for Rachael! We'll be meeting outside of the Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library (41 Geneva Ave, Dorchester, MA 02121) at 1 pm to canvass the neighborhood. We'll train you how to canvass if you haven't before.

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May
23
7:00 PM19:00

What Does a Good Prosecutor Do? A Conversation with Dave Deakin

  • First Parish Unitarian Universalist of Arlington (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come join Rachael at this wonderful event sponsored by the MA ACLU's What a Difference a DA Makes Campaign. Dave Deakin is a long-time prosecutor in the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office and the head of its Family Protection and Sexual Assault Bureau. He is also a long-time First Parish Arlington member. He will talk with us about what prosecutors and District Attorneys do, the incentives and challenges they face, and his understanding of what they could do (and not do) to help our criminal legal system become more fair, compassionate, and effective. 

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May
13
8:45 AM08:45

Louis D. Brown Peace Institute's 22nd Annual Mother's Day Walk for Peace

This Mother's Day, join us as we walk in solidarity with mothers and families who have lost children to gun violence. This walk demands dignity and compassion for all families impacted by murder. We'd love if you could come to stand against gun violence and for mothers and children everywhere Sunday, May 13th (Mother's Day) at 8:45 am. Don't forget to wear purple! 

Please meet us in front of the Islamic Society of Boston mosque across from the Reggie Lewis Center at 8:45 am. We'll be walking to City Hall Plaza (about 3 miles) for the closing ceremony at 11 am.

We'd love to see you. Happy Mother's Day! 

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May
10
5:45 PM17:45

"This Ain't Normal" Forum

This documentary feature film humanizes the stories of gang involved youth, entangled in the intractable violence of inner-city Boston, and the StreetSafe Boston social and street workers tasked with helping to transform their lives. This Ain't Normal examines the individual circumstances behind the violence, thereby gaining a deeper insight and understanding into the issue of youth violence, as it has grown to epidemic proportions in the City on the Hill and the nation. 

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