Albany, NY

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29 protests

February 22, 2017, 7:00 pm

Albany, NY

WFP: Resist Trump to Local Elections to 2018

We will discuss upcoming Resist activities, Trump Tuesdays, and March 12 Resistance Voter Registration (focussed on Cd 19). For the second part of the meeting we will break down into groups by County to review key races and to discuss proposed...

March 8, 2017, 11:30 am

Albany, NY

International Women's Strike: Albany

What are we striking for?:

We are coming out to advocate for policy changes that will make workplaces more equitable and accessable to all women.  We demand:

- to recieve equal pay for equal work! - free childcare and...

March 8, 2017, 6:00 pm

Albany, NY

Women's Day Gathering

Were you inspired and empowered by the Women's March? Do you ask yourself what is next? Do feel you must take action? Have you been taking action? Then join us on March 8 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. for a Women's Day Gathering at the Hollow Kitchen...

March 13, 2017, 6:00 pm

Albany, NY

UHPP Teach-in: “Reproductive Justice. What is the future?"

Join our panel with Barbara Smith, author and activist, Elena Lipsiea, President, Planned Parenthood Generation at the University of Albany, Daquetta Jones Executive Director of the YWCA of the Greater Capital Region and Chelly Hegan President/...

March 22, 2017, 6:00 pm

Albany, NY

Dismantling the ACA- Happening Now, WFP Meeting

Monthly meeting of Capital District Working Families Party, Keeping the Pressure on Faso and Stefanik -crucial votes happening now; review of up coming electoral calendar

March 27, 2017, 12:00 pm

Albany, NY

No Northern Access Pipeline! Protect Clean Air and Clean Water!

A major rally at the Capitol to show Cuomo and the Department of Environmental Conservation that this pipeline, fracked gas, and new fossil fuel sources are bad for New York! We will meet at the DEC building, rally, march to the State Capitol,...

March 29, 2017, 5:30 pm

Albany, NY

National #PinkOut Day

This is not a drill. The Affordable Care Act and access to care at Planned Parenthood is under attack. Join us in the fight for our health care by Pinking Out Central Avenue and the country on March 29th to let politicians know that we’re not...

April 4, 2017, 10:00 am

Albany, NY

Healthcare is a Human Right Rally and Day of Action!

Join the Campaign for New York Health on April 4 in Albany! We are preparing for the BIGGEST statewide day action for universal healthcare the Capital has ever seen! 

The Campaign for NY Health will be coordinating transportation...

April 4, 2017, 10:00 am

Albany, NY

Lobby Day in Albany

Join Grassroots Action New York in Albany for the annual statewide lobby day to advocate for the New York Health Act - the bill to guarantee healthcare to ALL New Yorkers (like Medicare-for-all for New York State!) The New York Health Act...

April 8, 2017, 12:00 pm

Albany, NY

Making Art for the Resistance

No one cares about truth anymore so let's hit them in the feels with some art, the original and still the best alternative to facts. Learn to make -- and actually make! -- a giant protest puppet. Make a banner and learn about effective banner...

April 15, 2017, 3:00 pm

Albany, NY

Tax March - Albany, NY

In solidarity with tax day protests all over the country, Bethlehem Indivisible will demonstrate on SATURDAY, APRIL 15 from 3 – 5 p.m. at West Capitol Park (S. Swan St. between State St. and Washington Ave.) We intend to make three clear points...

April 22, 2017, 1:00 pm

Albany, NY

March For Science: Albany

In concert with the DC March for Science, this is the event page for the Albany, NY March for Science, held the afternoon of 4/22. Times slightly subject to change.

April 24, 2017, 6:00 pm

Albany, NY

UHPP Teach-in: “Women Running for Office. How can you run?”

Join our panel Dina Refkin from the University at Albany Center for Women in Government and Civil Society, The Honorable Dorcey Applyrs, Common Councilwomen and the Honorable Lynne Lekakis, Albany County Legislature to discuss how and why more...

April 28, 2017, 2:00 pm

Albany, NY

When I See Them, I See Us: Public Protest

This will be a public protest to kick off the "When I See Them, I See Us" intersectional, anti-capitalist 2-day conference in Albany, NY.

We are uniting to take a stand against the hate for which we've all become targets of. We rise to...

May 8, 2017, 6:00 pm

Albany, NY

UHPP Teach-in: “Clergy for Choice. How does religion impact us?”

Join Rabbi Dennis Ross from Concerned Clergy for Choice, Reverend Kim Singletary from the Overcomers Ministries International Church in Hudson and Sara Hutchinson Ratcliffe from Catholics for Choice, and as we discuss how religion plays a part...

May 30, 2017, 10:00 am

Albany, NY

Farmworker Albany Day

Join farmworkers, farmers, allies and activists in Albany for a rally and legislative visits as we advocate for the fair treatment of farmworkers in the state of New York and the passage of the Farmworker Fair Labor Practices Act (Senate Bill...

June 3, 2017, 10:00 am

Albany, NY

Justice Works 2017

t's time for New York's annual progressive conference! The most diverse, informative, and inspiring two days you will spend all year is June 3rd and 4th. Justice Works brings together activists, community leaders, progressive politicians, and...

June 3, 2017, 10:00 am

Albany, NY

Justice Works 2017

Hundreds of organizers, activists, leaders. Fighting for Justice. Teaching and learning. Building a movement.

Join hundreds of motivated change-makers for a weekend of learning, sharing and inspiration. Our world-renowned speakers will...

June 6, 2017, 10:30 am

Albany, NY

Pass the Climate and Community Protection Act!

Join us for the NY Renews Press Conference and Lobby Day to Pass the Climate and Community Protection Act on Tuesday, June 6th!

Statewide Press conference: 10:45 West Capitol Park, Albany (between Swan St. and NYS Capitol Building)...

June 8, 2017, 5:00 pm

Albany, NY

Reject Trump, Protect Our Planet

Emergency Rally to Protest Trump’s Disastrous Rejection of Paris Climate Agreement

Let's have a strong turnout to respond to Trump!

President Trump's decision to pull out of the historic Paris Climate Agreement is a disaster for...

June 11, 2017, 10:00 am

Albany, NY

Quality rally Albany - Pride march

This is a time of historic protests and activism against the bigoted and hateful policies of President Donald Trump. Activists have been central to the evolution of American democracy and have fought for policies that are more inclusive and...

June 13, 2017, 11:00 am

Albany, NY

Albany Action Day!

New York's election laws are failing us. Join us to demand that our state be a leader in the fight to protect and expand the most important right of all – the right to vote!

It will be an all-day affair, complete with a rally, creative...

November 30, 2017, 7:00 pm

Albany, NY

Albany: Vigil to End Gun Violence

This interfaith service was coordinated by the Capital Area Council of Churches. The evening will consist of remembering and honoring the victims of Sandy Hook, as well as the scores of others lost to the epidemic of gun violence in our...

December 6, 2017, 12:00 pm

Albany, NY

Rally in Albany: Off Oil & Gas, Renewable Heat Now!

Heating buildings accounts for almost 40% of greenhouse gases contributing to climate change. Join us in Albany, NY on Wednesday, December 6 to demand that New York shift off of oil and gas and on to renewable heating for homes & buildings...

December 9, 2017, 12:00 pm

Albany, NY

Stop The Tax Bill: Albany

Join us as we we urge our entire Republican delegation to vote no on a tax bill that hurts New Yorkers by raising their taxes and takes away healthcare for many of our residents. We need to let them know this bill is bad for NY and it’s...