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is to nurture the transformational leadership capacities of individuals and organizations committed to creating productive, sustainable, ecologically responsible, and just communities.

"Each generation, coming out of obscurity, must define its mission and fulfill or betray it."Frantz Fanon - The Wretched of the Earth

Recent Posts

  • Boggs Center – Living For Change News Letter – February 23rd, 2021

    Boggs Center – Living For Change News Letter – February 23rd, 2021

    February 23rd, 2021 FRIDAY 2/26 @ NOON EST What do the Texas blackouts mean for those of us watching up here in Michigan? Fossil fuel corporations will try to use crises like this one to extract more profit — what are the false solutions we need to push back on? What climate justice solutions will…Read More »
  • Boggs Center – Living For Change News- February17th, 2021

    Boggs Center – Living For Change News- February17th, 2021

    February 17th, 2021   Thinking for Ourselves Dangerous ForcesShea Howell The impeachment trial is over. The outcome was clear before the first words were spoken. In spite of overwhelming evidence of Trump’s responsibility for the Capitol attack, only 7 Republican senators had the courage to acknowledge his guilt. After voting against impeachment, Senator Mitch McConnell felt compelled to try…Read More »
  • Boggs Center – Living For Change News – February 4th, 2021

    Boggs Center – Living For Change News – February 4th, 2021

    February 4th, 2021 Thinking for Ourselves From Greensboro to Detroit Shea Howell February 1 is the anniversary of the Greensboro sit-ins. In 1960 four young African American students at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, inspired by the actions of Dr. Martin Luther King,  decided to do something about segregation. They decided to go to…Read More »
  • Boggs Center – Living For Change News – January 26th, 2021

    Boggs Center – Living For Change News – January 26th, 2021

    January 26th, 2021 WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE The University of Michigan 35th Annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium 2021 Keynote Memorial Lecture Featuring: Gloria House, Poet, Essayist, Professor, Human Rights Community Activist Malik Yakini, Educator, Farmer, Food Justice Advocate, and Guitarist WATCH Thinking for Ourselves Coming Storms Coming Storms Shea Howell…Read More »
  • Boggs Center – Living For Change News- January 20th, 2021

    Boggs Center – Living For Change News- January 20th, 2021

    January 20th, 2021 Thinking for Ourselves Creative Turmoil Shea Howell This year Martin Luther King’s birthday falls the day before the inauguration of Joseph Biden and Kamala Harris. The Capital  has been turned into a “green zone.” More than 25,000 National Guard troops are securing the grounds. This is 5 times the number of US…Read More »

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