Ring in the New Year with members of WHAT’S UP?!

Wednesday December 31st

Ring in the New Year with members of WHAT’S UP?! and demand racial justice in 2015!

We have been scheming creative ways to engage white people who are downtown on New Year’s Eve and need your help.

Expect to talk to people about racism, be seen with bright and bold signs, encourage people to commit to racial justice in 2015, walk in a parade, work in teams, tweet for justice

Dress warm! Lights in your outfit a bonus! We will have patches to pin on your jackets that say #blacklivesmatter

PLEASE RSVP to Amalia – atonsor@gmail.com

We need 16 people to hold our light up sign that says #ENDWHITESILENCE

Please let Amalia know what parts of the evening you want to participate in: when can you get there? How long will you stay?image

Below is the schedule! Meeting Times:

5:30 Meet Up at Crazy Mocha – 801 Liberty Ave. Downtown, Near Harris Theater. We will break into groups, discuss talking points and get our props

6-7:30 – groups deployed to engage white people in conversations about committing to racial justice in 2015

7:30 – gather for parade at David Lawrence Conference

8 – 8:30 – Parade!

9 – Regroup at Crazy mocha

9:15-10:30 – 2nd deployment of signs and crowd engaging take two.

If you can’t make it but still want to participate, photograph yourself with your 2015 New Years Resolutions and Commitments to Racial Justice using the #endwhitesilence #newyearsresolution hash tags AND email your photo to us at wwhatsuppgh@gmail.com

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/endwhitesilence

Twitter – @endwhitesilence


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