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ICE Out of Gwinnett Week of Action
6/4/2019 2:00 PM
PLEASE CHECK ABOUT THESE--PLANS HAVE CHANGED--JUNE 4 PRESS CONFERENCE IS OK.
Join us for our ICE Out of Gwinnett Week of Action as we fight to get 287(g) removed from Gwinnett County! Make sure you sign up at bit.ly/287gsignup
Here's what we'll be doing each day:
5/28: Public comments at the Board of Commissioners Meeting: The meeting is at Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, and starts at 7, but come around 7:45/8.
5/29: Social Media Day and Phone Banking
We will be conducting a social media campaign targeted at the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners and the Gwinnett County Sheriffs Office. Time TBD
5/30: 287(g) Town Hall/Teach-In
We'll be doing a 287(g) education and information session at Cafe Rothem at 6:30pm. Come by for coffee and to learn about how 287(g) has impacted communities.
5/31: Artivist Event
With the help of community members, we'll be a part of an artivist happening at Duluth Food Truck Fridays. Ever heard of Theater of the Oppressed? ;)
6/1: Mass Canvass
Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Atlanta will be launching a mass canvass out of our office Saturday morning to go door-to-door and educate community members about 287(g). Time TBD
6/2: Church Preach-In
Churches across Gwinnett County will be doing preach-ins or handing out information about 287(g) at their congregations. Let us know if your church would be interested in participating!
6/3: Direct Action/Colonize Spaces
We're going to do a direct action at Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center. We want to show the Board of Commissioners that we are organized, and we are reclaiming spaces that belong to the community.
6/4: Petition Delivery, Press Conference, and Rally
We will be dropping off signatures from the 287(g) Sign-On letter (which you can sign here: bit.ly/287gletter) to the Board of Commissioners at their 2pm Business Work Session and have a press conference! We will conclude the Week of Action with a rally in the evening.
If you want to attend any of these events, make sure you come to our Nonviolent Direct Action Training! You can sign up for the training at bit.ly/nvdatraining
May 28, 2019 at 7 PM – Jun 4 at 10 PM
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