Gainesville, FL

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12 protests

February 20, 2017, 4:00 pm

Gainesville, FL

Not My President's Day Rally: Gainesville

In solidarity with sanctuary cities and Americans across this nation and people throughout the world, we the people, gather on Presidents' Day to demonstrate that we do not support President Trump, his council, or cabinet. We demand our elected...

March 8, 2017, 4:00 pm

Gainesville, FL

International Women's Strike: Gainesville

In solidarity with the International Women's Strike// Paro Internacional de Mujeres #8M on March 8, National Women's Liberation-Gainesville Chapter (NWL) will hold a speak out and sign-holding rally at the SW corner of 13th St and...

April 9, 2017, 1:00 pm

Gainesville, FL

Topic: the pro-woman line and the personal is political

Please read ahead and come with your thoughts, questions, and experiences about this theory of how we are kept down as women and what this has to do with building a feminist movement.

Also we will get some NWL chapter work done in the...

April 10, 2017, 6:30 pm

Gainesville, FL

Town Hall Meeting with Congressman Ted Yoho

GAINESVILLE, FL- Representative Ted Yoho (Florida 3rd District) will host a town hall scheduled for April 10, 2017. Start time is 7:00 PM (Lincoln Middle School –1001 SE 12th St, Gainesville, FL 32641). Doors are scheduled to open at 6:30 PM....

April 18, 2017, 11:00 am

Jacksonville, FL

Tax Day Protest at Rubio's Jax Office

#StandIndivisible with us Tuesday, April 18th as we tell Senator Rubio that we, his constituents, demand Trump to show his tax returns. Disclosure of these documents will provide vital information as Congress and the American public try to...

April 22, 2017, 10:45 am

Gainesville, FL

March For Science: Gainesville

Come support the global movement for science and its vital role in our government by joining us on our march down University Avenue. Directly followed by the march will be our rally where we will feature guest speakers, scientific...

April 29, 2017, 3:00 pm

Gainesville, FL

Gainesville People's Climate Sister March

Our Gainesville solidarity Sister People's Climate March will begin at Bo Diddley Plaza at 3 pm on April 29th.  We will gather at the Plaza, come early if youre bringing props for the March.  We will walk through downtown to the...

May 21, 2017, 1:00 pm

Gainesville, FL

Topic: The Pro-Woman Line & The Personal is Political, Part 2

What keeps women down? Do we oppress ourselves and other women? Do we have a common struggle? How do we make advances together?

We will dig into ideas raised in the last grassroots theory meeting's discussion. You are welcome to attend...

June 11, 2017, 2:00 pm

Gainesville, FL

Gainesville Equality Rally, Pride March 2017

The LGBTQ+ community and allies coming together in solidarity to resist oppression. 

We will be having a march in Gainesville in solidarity with the National Pride March in DC. 

July 16, 2017, 3:00 pm

Gainesville, FL

Government: Everything You Wanted to Know

The forum is designed to simplify government and help citizens of Alachua County with questions they may have. 

Keynote speakers will be Ken Cornell, Chair of the Alachua County Commission; Dr. Leanetta McNealy, Alachua County...

September 5, 2017, 5:30 pm

Gainesville, FL

Gainesville: Voter Restoration Amendment Strategy Session

Join the ACLU of Florida for a Florida Voter Restoration Amendment strategy session in Gainesville.

We'll discuss upcoming petition-gathering efforts, and ways you can be involved with the campaign. 

November 27, 2017, 4:00 pm

Gainesville, FL

Trump Tax Scam Corner Protest

Come one come all, we have another bill to kill! Even though Rubio does not have an office in Gainesville, we are going to stand loud and proud (complete with Rubio masks!) to let him know that his job is to listen to his constituents, NOT his...