Month: April 2018

DA Candidate Forum

Join us Monday, April 30 7:00 p.m. for a community forum with  Mecklenburg County DA candidates Spencer Merriweather and Toussaint Romain to discuss the critical role of the District Attorney in creating an equitable, responsible justice system that protects the health and safety of all Charlotte citizens. All are welcome to attend. First United Methodist Church 501 N …

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Sheriff Candidate Questionnaire

The Charlotte Women’s March organization surveyed Mecklenburg Sheriff candidates  for their views on a variety of issues.  Read a summary of their responses to the questionnaire by clicking on the links below:   Mecklenburg Sheriff Candidate – Irwin Carmichael response to CWM Questionnaire             Mecklenburg Sheriff Candidate – Antoine Ensley …

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County Commissioner Candidate Questionnaire

The Charlotte Women’s March organization surveyed Mecklenburg County Commission candidates who face opposition in their May 8th primary races for their views on a variety of issues.  (FYI: no Republican candidate was surveyed as none face inter-party opposition in the primary.)  Read a summary of the candidates responses to the questionnaire by clicking on the links below: …

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Candidate Endorsement Links

Charlotte Women’s March (CWM) does NOT endorse candidates. In making make your election choices, we recommend that you visit the sites of other organizations whose values you support and that DO endorse candidates. We will continue to discuss issues that concern us on our web and Facebook platforms. Hopefully, in this way, we’ll help you …

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The New Jim Crow

Educate to Engage is partnering with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Learning Circle Program to offer a spring dialogue series entitled The New Jim Crow after the book with the same title: The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander   The meetings will use the book as a guide …

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Women Like Us

From Sally Colón-Petree, Producer/Director, Dream On Productions, LLC: Saturday, April 14th at 7:30pm at Phillips Place Stadium I’m excited to be returning to Charlotte for another fantastic screening of the Women Like Us Documentary followed by a Q&A. I have to say, Charlotte has remained one of my favorite places to show this film!  I’ve met some extraordinary women who …

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CWM Spring Meeting

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: A Promise for Immigrants? Charlotte Women’s March Spring Meeting April 24 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Join us! First United Methodist Church, 501 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202 There will be a reception with food sponsored by Sabor Latin Street Grill beginning at 5:30. Panel discussion begins at …

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