We are older and younger people. We are an intergenerational, non-profit peace and social justice organization with members in Southeast Michigan, including Detroit and the Counties of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb. We work on issues which affect people of all ages: universal health care, peace, strengthening Social Security and Medicare, challenging descrimination, education reform, economic justice, fair labor practices and campaign finance reform. Join us!
CHAR DAVENPORT, Lecturer, Green Party Candidate for
Lt. Gov., Vietnam Vet, M.S. Education & Trans Activist
Supreme Court Poem
By Paul Felton
My feelings are still very raw
About the Judge Brett Kavanaugh
I must say that to me it seems
He’s not fit to join the Supremes
It’s clear to me he was at fault
In charges of sexual assault
And in the hearing room he lied
For perjury he should be tried
On other matters great and small
His views are quite Neanderthal
In any case it’s a sad day
For women, and the USA.
(Paul Felton is a Gray Panthers poet laureat.)
Charin Davenport, a long time activist in the Transgender Equality Movement, will speak about what Governor Gretchen Whitmer's recent Executive Directive to affirm LGBTQ rights in Michigan government and through its contractors and Attorney General Dana Nessell's support for the Michigan Civil Right Commission's embrace of LGBTQ rights in Michigan.
Tell your friends about this lecture. There is movement in Michigan for progress for LGBTQ rights. An opportunity to learn, share your views and take action!