Events

Restore the Vote MN Press Conference

  • March 7th, 2019
  • Time: 9-10 a.m.
  • Location: Press Conference Room B971, State Capitol

State Sen. Bobby Joe Champion and Rep. Ray Dehn are hosting a press conference with the Restore the Vote Minnesota Coalition. Come and support your public officials and organizational leaders. This is a cross-sectional movement that involves more than 50,000 Minnesotans who do not have the right to vote. March 7th is the 54th anniversary of the March on Selma for voting rights across the nation.

#RestoreTheVoteMN
#DemocracyUnbound
#Free2Vote


Ed Owens People’s Movement Assembly

  • March 9th, 2019
  • Time: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Location: Metro State University, Great Hall
  • Register at: http://bit.ly/2H4Pftm.
    Join us for a People’s Movement Assembly, hosted by Minneapolis NAACP, Restore the Vote, Minnesota Interfaith Power & Light and the Just Solar Coalition. Speakers, storytellers, artists and musicians will help us understand the structures of oppression that divide us, and then we’ll come together to explore solutions. This will be an opportunity for people from different social justice networks to meet each other and to honor the work of Ed Owens to fight mass incarceration, promote climate justice reparations and restore the vote to disenfranchised communities.

Restore the Vote Lobby Days

  • ACLU-MN, April 10th, 2019 10 a.m. – noon
  • Council for Minnesotans of African Heritage, TBA
  • Take Action Minnesota, TBA
  • NAACP, TBA