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Community-Organized ACLU “People Power” Event Planned in Salt Lake City

07 March 2017 Published in Newsroom

 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 7, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY, UT — On March 11, the ACLU is launching a new initiative called “People Power,” which will support and empower community members committed to grassroots activism and resistance in light of recent unconstitutional federal government actions. 

“People Power will provide community members like us the tools to engage with national debates and defend civil liberties on the ground,” said MaríadelMar González of Utahns Acting for Change Together, a community group focused on grassroots activism. González and fellow Salt Lake City resident Jeremy Davies are co-organizing a People Power gathering in Salt Lake. 

WHAT: Salt Lake City PEOPLE POWER Live-stream & Strategy Session

WHEN: Saturday, March 11, 2:30 to 5:00 (Live-stream portion 3:00 to 4:00) 

WHERE: Main Auditorium, SLC Main Library, 210 E. 400 S., SLC, UT 84111

WHO: BY community activists, FOR community activists. All levels of experience welcome.

WHY: Because freedom can’t protect itself!  

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