Dear White Led Organizations by Calvin Eaton

In the wake of recent #BlackLivesMatter civil unrest, protests, and uprisings 540WMain (like so many other Black led organizations) received a deluge of training, workshop, and consultation requests. The following letter is an edited version of a correspondence I recently shared with one of the white led organizations that reached out to 540WMain. As anContinue reading “Dear White Led Organizations by Calvin Eaton”

Know Your Rights! What to Do When Stopped by The Police | February 1

540WMain Community Learning Academy presents: Know Your Rights! What to Do When Stopped by the Police Thursday February 1 // 6-8:30 PM This new workshop taught by Assistant Public Defender Michael Lopez will cover the essential basics of what to do (and not do) when stopped by the police. Participants will discuss both street (whenContinue reading “Know Your Rights! What to Do When Stopped by The Police | February 1”