Social Change Movements, Nationally
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."
YEAR OF 2017
*Bus Route Modification #89, Union City, Georgia
- Extend Bus Route of #89 to near upper Shannon PKWY, close to rental development near intersection of 4600 area of Flat Shoals Road (ex., making a u-turn near the local medical center, and then loop back to Old National Hwy (existing route). Contact MARTA and please voice request for improved, local, job and shopping opportunities. If enough requests are made, the Planning and Zoning dept will implement the new route stops.
Phone MARTA (404) 848-5000, request to speak to bus route suggestion department, Monday - Friday, between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
People who work at businesses, nearest to Jonesboro Highway, live in other places. They get off at bus stops on the Highway. The average cost for a taxi on Flat Shoals intersection to Highway businesses is $5 - 10 one way.
Have Respect for your Neighbor as You Do For Self:
Humanity Movements and Public Safety
January, yearly--Human Trafficking Awareness Month
Jan. 9 - 16, yearly--Week of events honoring Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr and his humanitarian activities.
March 20 - Dec. 31, yearly--Keep America Beautiful. Cleanup activities of communities.
April 22, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.--March for Science Miami, Downtown Miami and elsewhere
April 29, --Peoples' Climate March Washington, DC and elsewhere
July 14 --National Nude Day
Month of August, yearly --Black Philanthropy Month
First Tuesday, yearly--National Night Out in Our Local Communities
Black (Mothers) Breastfeeding Week (8/25-8/31)
September 5--School students are walking out of classes, protest of DACA.
October 1--end of Winter, yearly - Shelters and the Homelessness. Local charities stocking or asking material donations for standard items (ex. blankets, coats, winter attire, meals, etc.)
November--until updated - Pipeline Protest from Texas (and other Central time States) to Chicago, Illinois.
November--until updated - Flint Michigan community assistance due to water crisis.
(Election Day activities) As long as you are in line before the doors close they have to allow you to vote. Don't leave the line. Any problem, phone 1-866-Our-Vote.
Nov. 6, yearly--Volunteer at your local food-bank day.
Thanksgiving, yearly--Take time to create new, or continue your productive family-tradition holiday moments. I don't know whether it's my personal company brand (Its An Event and Company) or my ministry brand God in Christ's Purpose Assembly, empathy of parents working on Thanksgiving Day, but I would like to support the effort of stores and non-emergency businesses opening after 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day or closed on #ThanksgivingDay. I will highlight stores that have such business hours on Thanksgiving Day--hoping that you will support, too.
Try to avoid shopping or similar activities until after 6 p.m. unless a family activity. America values #Familytime.
December 1--#BuyBlack Movement for Economic Improvement within the African American Culture. Does it include Christmas focused designs and prints? With or without black Santa image?
Just a Reminder: Public Safety Should Be Considered In Such Event Participations.
Protests Sit-ins Rallies Vigils Marches
Humanitarian Issue: Chicago Illinois Shootings 2017, Allegedly
As of January 30--Shot & Killed: 51; Shot & Wounded: 246;T otal Shot: 297; Total Homicides: 53
Articles of Interest*
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