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NeighborMedia Reports from the Unity Rally at City Hall

On Monday, Feb. 6, Cambridge city officials and residents alike gathered on the lawn of City Hall to express their support for equality, social justice, and Cambridge's status as a sanctuary city. "We will put up our own wall, and our wall will keep people in and the bad people out," Mayor Denise Simmons said in defiance of President Donald Trump's executive orders relating to an anti-Muslim travel ban and building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Beyond Boston, Ep. 6

Women's Marches and Political Activism at Center of Monthly Regional News Show

Hosted by DigBoston editor and Boston Institute for Nonprofit Journalism (BINJ) co-founder Chris Faraone, BEYOND BOSTON is a monthly regional news magazine spotlighting reporting from Boston, MA area community access centers - including Brookline Interactive Group (BIG) in Brookline, MA, Cambridge Community Television (CCTV) in Cambridge, MA, Malden Access TV (MATV) in Malden, MA, Somerville Community Access Television (SCATV) in Somerville, MA and Watertown Cable Access Corp- in partnership

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Not for Nothin'- Rally For A Diverse and Unified Cambridge

Cambridge stands up for unity

NeighborMedia covered the Rally For A Diverse and Unified Cambridge on 2-6-2017 on the steps of City Hall. This was the first time a Facebook Live video was streamed directly to CCTV's channels.

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Cambridge Community to Rally at City Hall

Cambridge's Mayor and Vice Mayor to Host a Unity Rally Next Week

On Monday Feb. 6 Mayor E. Denise Simmons and Vice Mayor Marc McGovern plan to demonstrate Cambridge’s support of social justice, equality, sanctuary cities along with members of the Cambridge community.

Across the country people have protested at airports, lawyers have volunteered their time to help free detained travelers, and city officials have spoken out and against the Trump administration in favor of their sanctuary statuses.

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Poetry Matters in Cambridge and Worldwide!

Liberation Poetry Collective Presents Poetry Matters at Cambridge's Out of the Blue Gallery

Saturday, November 19, 2016, just a week and a half after the U.S. Presidential election of Donald Trump, The Liberation Poetry Collective assembled to perform Poetry Matters. Poetry Matters' is a collection of poet activists which dates back over 20 years. The theme for Saturday's event was Voices Against Injustice. The venue was Cambridge's Out Of The Blue Gallery, @outofthebluegallery.

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Not for Nothin- Joe Creedon & Nina Vyedin from Indivisible Somerville

Indivisible Somerville

Joe Creedon and Nina Vyedin discuss the new political action group Indivisible Somerville, inspired by the Indivisible Guide. 1-23-2017

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Not for Nothin' Make CCTV a Part of Your Activism in 2017

The resources available at CCTV can help you with your political and social justice work in 2017.

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ACADEMIC LETTERS and BINDING UP THE NATION'S WOUNDS

PART 2 ... JANUARY 2, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Not for Nothin' - Reverend Irene Monroe

swastikas at CRLS and the liberal bubble

An end of year discussion with Reverend Irene Monroe discussing the swastikas and hate speech found on the walls of CRLS, the challenges of on street protesting while Black, and staying woke in the 'liberal bubble' of Cambridge.  12-19-2016

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Cambridge Uncovered, Ep. 21: "The Media and the Election"

Following up on a half-day, mini-conference hosted by Cambridge Community Television on "The Media and the Election" in October, moderator Barbara Anthony (former Massachusetts Undersecretary of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation) is reunited with several panelists to continue the discussion, post-election, on the media's role in Election 2016.