Monday, Jan. 29, 2018
The People's State of the Union
The Town Hall
123 W 43rd St.
8 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Leading resistance groups have joined to present the People’s State of the Union, "a hopeful, public alternative to Trump’s State of the Union speech" on Tuesday. The Facebook page says the celebrity-studded event "will celebrate the remarkable growth and success of the Resistance Movement and outline a plan of action for the coming year -- focusing on voter rights, voter registration, and voter turnout." The event will be livestreamed at peoplessotu.org. To attend in person, use the code "LETSWIN" on Ticketmaster.
Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018
Update Your Calendar
Trump's State of the Union address will be given tonight. Keep an eye out for news of last-minute protests linked to the event. In addition, update your February calendar with these events:
- Thursday, Feb. 8: The monthly meeting of Indivisible UES will take place from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Unitarian church on 80th and Lex. All are welcome.
- Sunday, Feb. 11: Swing Left's Blue Wave Tour comes to Manhattan.
- Monday, Feb. 12: Cocktails With Conviction. Mary O's. 32 Avenue A. 7 p.m.
- Thursday, Feb. 22: Festive letter-writing get-together aimed at people in Rep. John Faso’s House district upstate. RSVP to get location.
Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018
Buy "Fire and Fury" to Support Immigrants, Voting Rights
The Astoria Bookshop
31-29 31st St.
8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
The Astoria Bookshop in Queens has pledged to donate all profits from today's sales of Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House by Michael Wolff to the Voting Rights Institute and the New York Immigration Coalition. If you can't go in person, copies can be ordered for purchase via phone or from the bookshop's website.
Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018
Weekly Impeach Protest: Impeach the Disgrace
Trump International Hotel & Tower New York-Central Park
One Central Park West
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Rise and Resist's 12th weekly impeach protest will
"cover everything 45 should be kicked out of office for -- sexual assault, emoluments violations, systematically attacking the press, destructive racism and racist policy, obstruction of justice, destroying the environment for greed."
Disclaimer: By choosing to attend any events listed herein, I acknowledge the risks involved, and that I agree to participate non-violently and in accordance with the law. During some events, acts of civil disobedience may be initiated by individual participants. I acknowledge and agree that Indivisible Upper East Side is not responsible for any such acts of individual participants which are unlawful, nor is Indivisible Upper East Side soliciting my participation in any such activity. I agree that I am solely responsible for any decision to participate in any acts of civil disobedience and any consequences, legal or otherwise, that may result from that decision.