Upcoming Events

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september 18 – 5:00 – 6:00 P.m.

Facebook community conversation: nonpartisan ohio voter outreach committee

As we wrestle daily with the systemic evil of racism, the call for protest, voter suppression attempts in Ohio and so much more, we are finding that honest and open Community Conversations help us deal with those things that ‘keep us up at night’.
 
NOVOC – the Nonpartisan Ohio Voter Outreach Committee – and the ACLU of Ohio invite you to an online Community Conversation focused on the issues that keep us up at night, including our the fight for democracy and fair and safe elections. Speakers will include Carlos Anderson, rap artist otherwise known as “Connie’s Son”, and passionate youth advocate, as well as Oronde East, Director of Education and Programming for Cleveland Ward 7.
 

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september 22 – 6:00 P.m.

action team listening campaign conversation

In a world full of fast information, sometimes the best way to get informed is to slow down and listen. The ACLU of Ohio Action Team invites you to join us for a deep listening conversation which will focus on our core values and some of our key issue areas, and we need YOUR feedback. This Listening Season will allow you to share your hopes and dreams for Ohio, as well as what we need to do to protect and expand our civil liberties and civil rights.

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september 22 – 7:00 – 8:30 P.m. 

Voting rights tele-townhall

Join us on National Voter Registration Day for a Tele-Townhall on all things related to the 2020 general election!
 
You’ll hear from three voting rights experts who will answer all your voting questions – everything from how to register to vote, where to request an absentee ballot application, and how to vote if you have a criminal conviction.
 
***To participate, DIAL-IN 866-VOTERS QS(868-3777)!***
 
DJ Ryan Wolf, the official DJ of the Cleveland Browns, will be our guest host!
 
Panelists include:
Kayla Griffin – All Voting is Local
Kyle Strickland – Kirwan Institute at the Ohio State University
Crystal Bryant – Cuyahoga County Office of Reentry

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september 24 – 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 P.m. 

Immigration ohio 2020: Complex questions & solutions with dignity*

We all want a working immigration system that serves American communities, fits the needs of our businesses, and offers a haven for those fleeing oppression. Immigration is complex and conversations can be difficult. We will spend the day looking at why people leave, how current immigration policies are being played out in Ohio, and what could move us towards a healthier system that serves Ohio and America better. You will hear from Ohio leaders in faith, law enforcement, business, healthcare and social workers, with featured speakers Jill Stolzfuz the director of Association for a More Just Society and Ali Noorani from the National Immigration Forum and more.

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september 24-25 – Times tbd 

ohio public interest environmental law conference*

The OEC will explore the important theme: At the Crossroads of Environmental Justice and Democracy. We’re excited to explore the intersection of democracy and the environment, giving the opportunity for attendees to understand what it looks like for a government to work for everyone—and in turn, the environment.

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september 26 – 10:30 a.m.

action team listening campaign conversation

In a world full of fast information, sometimes the best way to get informed is to slow down and listen. The ACLU of Ohio Action Team invites you to join us for a deep listening conversation which will focus on our core values and some of our key issue areas, and we need YOUR feedback. This Listening Season will allow you to share your hopes and dreams for Ohio, as well as what we need to do to protect and expand our civil liberties and civil rights.

Online


october 1 – 12:00 p.m.

action team listening campaign conversation

In a world full of fast information, sometimes the best way to get informed is to slow down and listen. The ACLU of Ohio Action Team invites you to join us for a deep listening conversation which will focus on our core values and some of our key issue areas, and we need YOUR feedback. This Listening Season will allow you to share your hopes and dreams for Ohio, as well as what we need to do to protect and expand our civil liberties and civil rights.

Online


october 3 – 10:00 a.m.

Greater Cincinnati all of us or none of us: directly impacted voter engagement*

This meeting will provide information on voting rights for formerly incarcerated people and their families, but all are welcome. Breakout sessions will address questions about reentry services and the state of Ohio prisons.
 
 

october 4 – 4:00 p.m.

Community Safety Candidate Forum*

Join community and faith leaders from around Cincinnati and Hamilton County as we put forward a vision for community safety that focuses on investing in people and neighborhoods, and not prisons
 

october 6 – 6:00 p.m.

action team listening campaign conversation

In a world full of fast information, sometimes the best way to get informed is to slow down and listen. The ACLU of Ohio Action Team invites you to join us for a deep listening conversation which will focus on our core values and some of our key issue areas, and we need YOUR feedback. This Listening Season will allow you to share your hopes and dreams for Ohio, as well as what we need to do to protect and expand our civil liberties and civil rights.

Online


october 8 – 5:00 – 6:30 P.M.

Voter Suppression & Voter TUrnout in Ohio

Join the Ohio Center for Law-Related Education for their Constitution Camp webinar, “Voter Suppression and Voter Turnout in Ohio!” Learn from experts, including the ACLU of Ohio’s Collin Marozzi, about historical and contemporary efforts to suppress the right to vote, as well as what can be done to stop it. Registration to this webinar is FREE for those who sign up through this promotion. To register, visit www.oclre.org/pd, select the “Virtual Constitution Camp Registration” link, and use the code ACLU for your free registration. Questions may be directed to Kelly Masterson, OCLRE Program Coordinator, at [email protected]

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october 10 – 10:30 a.m.

action team listening campaign conversation

In a world full of fast information, sometimes the best way to get informed is to slow down and listen. The ACLU of Ohio Action Team invites you to join us for a deep listening conversation which will focus on our core values and some of our key issue areas, and we need YOUR feedback. This Listening Season will allow you to share your hopes and dreams for Ohio, as well as what we need to do to protect and expand our civil liberties and civil rights.

Online


october 20 – 6:00 p.m.

action team listening campaign conversation

In a world full of fast information, sometimes the best way to get informed is to slow down and listen. The ACLU of Ohio Action Team invites you to join us for a deep listening conversation which will focus on our core values and some of our key issue areas, and we need YOUR feedback. This Listening Season will allow you to share your hopes and dreams for Ohio, as well as what we need to do to protect and expand our civil liberties and civil rights.

Online


october 22 – 12:00 p.m.

action team listening campaign conversation

In a world full of fast information, sometimes the best way to get informed is to slow down and listen. The ACLU of Ohio Action Team invites you to join us for a deep listening conversation which will focus on our core values and some of our key issue areas, and we need YOUR feedback. This Listening Season will allow you to share your hopes and dreams for Ohio, as well as what we need to do to protect and expand our civil liberties and civil rights.

Online


october 24 – 10:30 a.m.

action team listening campaign conversation

In a world full of fast information, sometimes the best way to get informed is to slow down and listen. The ACLU of Ohio Action Team invites you to join us for a deep listening conversation which will focus on our core values and some of our key issue areas, and we need YOUR feedback. This Listening Season will allow you to share your hopes and dreams for Ohio, as well as what we need to do to protect and expand our civil liberties and civil rights.

Online


november 3 – 6:00 p.m.

action team listening campaign conversation

In a world full of fast information, sometimes the best way to get informed is to slow down and listen. The ACLU of Ohio Action Team invites you to join us for a deep listening conversation which will focus on our core values and some of our key issue areas, and we need YOUR feedback. This Listening Season will allow you to share your hopes and dreams for Ohio, as well as what we need to do to protect and expand our civil liberties and civil rights.

Online


november 17 – 6:00 p.m.

action team listening campaign conversation

In a world full of fast information, sometimes the best way to get informed is to slow down and listen. The ACLU of Ohio Action Team invites you to join us for a deep listening conversation which will focus on our core values and some of our key issue areas, and we need YOUR feedback. This Listening Season will allow you to share your hopes and dreams for Ohio, as well as what we need to do to protect and expand our civil liberties and civil rights.

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