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
- October 15th, 2019 Thinking for Ourselves Rising Waters Shea Howell Water protectors continue to push the Mayor and his administration to develop a comprehensive policy reflecting two fundamental principles: water is a human right and a sacred trust. This week two reports underscored the need for us to think more deeply about the waters that...Read More »
- October 10th, 2019 October 15 is the 50th anniversary of the massive local demonstrations against the US war on Viet Nam, Laos and Cambodia. It’s an opportunity to explore myths about the antiwar movement and helpful lessons for today. So that’s what I’ll try to do. I hope you can come and especially encourage young people to attend. Peace, Frank Joyce...Read More »
- Grace Lee Boggs 6 hrs · Today we honor the 4th anniversary of the day Grace Lee Boggs (June 27, 1915 to October 5, 2015) joined the ancestors after her 100 years and 100 days of a remarkable life that has left an enduring imprint on humanity. Of the many great tributes to Grace, we are...Read More »
- September 30th, 2019 Thinking for Ourselves Reading Tests Shea Howell School has barely begun, but many of our youngest students are getting ready for a test that most educators think is dangerous and disastrous. Under the Third Grade Reading statute, children must pass a series of tests and establish a “proficient” reading score, or ...Read More »
- https://www.youtube.com/user/BoggsCenter/videos 3:51NOW PLAYING Detroit 2013: A Time for Resistance -promotion 380 views6 years ago 2:35NOW PLAYING Grace Lee Boggs in Los Angeles 751 views6 years ago 3:33NOW PLAYING Let Us Recover 6 27 2012 497 views7 years ago 50:55NOW PLAYING Danny Glover At UAW W/ Cindy Estrada 2012 Nashville TN, Spring 2012 838 views7 years...Read More »