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Inaugural Poet Elizabeth Alexander

Inaugural Poet Elizabeth Alexander

After the Chief Justice administers the Oath of Office, the first person to speak to the American people and the world will be the new president. The second will be Elizabeth Alexander, whom President-elect Obama has chosen to read a poem she is composing for the momentous occasion. Dr. Alexander is no stranger to the [...]

January 20, 2009 | 1 Comment More
Inauguration of a Dream: A Celebration of Choice, Voice, and Democracy

Inauguration of a Dream: A Celebration of Choice, Voice, and Democracy

Democracy Prep Charter School presents “Inauguration of a Dream: A Celebration of Choice, Voice, and Democracy”. It will be the largest Inauguration Day celebration in Harlem. Thousands will gather to enjoy dance and musical performances, and view and reflect on the Inauguration festivities. WHO: Students, families, teachers, community members, and elected officials. WHERE: The 369th [...]

January 18, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Free NYC Inaugural Events

Free NYC Inaugural Events

To see history made on inauguration day, try the land of the free By NICOLE LYN PESCE via NY Daily News To all New Yorkers unable to score tickets to the inauguration – or, quite frankly, who couldn’t foot the bill for the trip to the capital – fear not! Revelers had a fine time [...]

January 18, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Bye-Bye Bush Ball at the Brecht Forum

Bye-Bye Bush Ball at the Brecht Forum

Bye-Bye Bush Ball Tuesday, January 20th 7:00 pm Performers TBA Can’t make it to DC for the Inauguration? Want to watch the highlights, strategize, and party in the company of some progressive activists? Then join us at the Brecht Forum’s Bye-Bye Bush Ball! Drinks & Potluck Bring food & your ideas about how to make [...]

January 18, 2009 | 0 Comments More
Dr. King & Barack Obama Civil Rights/Hip Hop Celebration

Dr. King & Barack Obama Civil Rights/Hip Hop Celebration

January 16, 2009 | 0 Comments More