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
- September 17th, 2018 COMMUNITY MEETING CONCERNING THE CHARLES H. WRIGHT MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY SACRED HEART ACTIVITIES BUILDING 3451 Rivard Street (off I-75 and Mack) WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2018 6:30—8:30 P.M. Thinking for Ourselves Shea Howell Memory Work It has been 17 years since the attacks on September 11. That was a lifetime ago...Read More »
- September 11th, 2018 What does it mean to be intelligent? How can we open doors to inclusive education and employment? JOIN THE CONVERSATION! Come to a screening of INTELLIGENT LIVES with filmmaker Dan Habib this September. NEW YORK CITY National Theatrical Premiere! September 21-27, one week only: Village East Cinema, with an...Read More »
- September 3rd, 2018 Thinking for Ourselves Shea Howell Abundance of Caution Early Wednesday I drove to my usual downtown meeting, about 20 minutes from my home. Most of the drive is on freeways. On the few miles of surface streets, I passed four Water Department crews working on broken lines. Two included fire...Read More »
- August 28th, 2018 Thinking for Ourselves Shea Howell Democracy is not Static Trump’s defense is crumbling. Criminal charges of corruption are moving closer and closer to the White House. The President is now referred to as a Mafia Boss, described as waging war on the rule of law. As guilty verdicts and plea bargains proliferate,...Read More »
- August 20th, 2018 On September 8, Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition will host its 3rd Environmental Justice Statewide Summit in Flint MI, seeking to bring 200 EJ Activists to testify, visualize and strategize for a just and equitable future. We’ve been through a lot over the last 8 years, and, it’s not over. It’s time to...Read More »