BLACKSTONIAN RECENT NEWS

BOSTON POLICE TASK FORCE COMMUNITY LISTENING SESSION September 22, 2020

[Source] The Boston Police Reform Task Force is hosting a listening session to gather community feedback on their initial draft recommendations. The Task Force was charged with reviewing the Boston Police Department’s (BPD) current policies and procedures and then presenting to Mayor Walsh and to the public recommendations for reform. The Task Force focused on …

Black & Blue III – PPP (Plans, Policies & Proposals)

The Complete video from our Zoom Town Hall Community Conversation on Police and Policing.

Talkin’ to the Police 6/15/20

https://cutt.ly/TALKIN2POLICE A community conversation with police officers about Police Reform. Topic: Talkin’ to the PoliceTime: Jun 15, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meetinghttps://cutt.ly/TALKIN2POLICE Meeting ID: 876 6416 9639Password: 536340 One tap mobile+13126266799,,87664169639#,,1#,536340# US (Chicago)+16465588656,,87664169639#,,1#,536340# US (New York) Dial by your location+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)+1 646 558 8656 US …

Black & Blue III – PPP (Plans, Policies & Proposals)

Black and Blue Community Conversation on Police / Community Relations and Police Accountability http://cutt.ly/blknblu Topic: Black & Blue III – PPP (Plans, Policies & Proposals)Time: Jun 11, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meetinghttps://cutt.ly/BLKNBLU Meeting ID: 857 2571 3069Password: 047721 One tap mobile+13126266799,,85725713069#,,1#,047721# US (Chicago)+16465588656,,85725713069#,,1#,047721# US (New York) Dial by your …

Malcolm X RBG Flag Raising 5-19-20 (Live Streamed)

May 19th is the Official Malcolm X Day in the City of Boston and in his honor we will raise the RBG (Red, Black & Green) Flag at Boston City Hall Plaza at 12 noon. We will live stream on FaceBook Live.RSVP on FaceBook here: https://www.facebook.com/events/553469748645712/

Franklin Park Kite & Bike Festival

RCC Arts Showcase

Featuring performances from RCC Dance Students under the guidance of Prof. Sharon Shakur, RCC Choral Students and a spoken word poetry performance

Malcolm X Day RBG Flag Raising Mon. May 20th

WE ARE RAISING THE RBG FLAG ON MONDAY THE 20THIN HONOR OF MALCOLM X DAY!!! City of Boston OfficialMalcolm X (el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz) DayMAY 19th 2019*established 5/17/2017by Boston City CouncilSpecial Thanks to:City Councillors Ayanna Pressley, Tito Jackson, Michelle Wu

Liyana Film Showing Mon. May 13th

Blackstonian Arts & Culture Series Proudly Presents….MONDAY MOVIE NIGHT featuring the critically acclaimed film“Liyana”Monday May 13, 2019 7:30 PMRegal Fenway Stadium 13 & RPX$12 GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!!!Purchase Tix here: https://www.tugg.com/events/liyana Under the guidance of acclaimed South African storyteller, Gcina Mhlophe, five orphaned children from Swaziland collaborate to craft a collective fairytale drawn from their darkest …

Boston Book Festival BBF: Roxbury Edition Oct. 13

In partnership with: Frugal Bookstore 57 Warren St. Roxbury (Dudley Sq.) October 13 |  11:00am–4:00pm Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building 2300 Washington St. We are thrilled to be working with many of Roxbury’s leading cultural and educational institutions—including the Boston Public Library, the Roxbury Cultural District, and Frugal Bookstore—to bring the first-ever edition of the Boston …