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“Re-Evolution: The Cuban Dream with Director Cray Novick

When: Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston

Virtual Film Screening & Talkback on Wednesday, January 27, at 7 p.m.

 

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“Access and Disability Justice” with Maria F. Cabrera & Charles G. Baldwin Introduction by Ed Pazzanese (Families Creating Together)

When: Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston

Join us for a conversation on the topic of Access and Disability Justice in response to the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disability Act of 1990 (ADA). After a history of social activism, strategic partnerships, architectural regulations, and government  policies – what is Access now?

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“Trabajo cultural para nuestra liberación (Cultural Work For Our Liberation)” with Dey Hernandez

When: Sunday, January 31, 2021, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston
• Deymirie (Dey) Hernández Vázquez is the Project Coordinator for Agitarte Project and a member of Papel Machete and Curator/Art Director of the book, “When We Fight, We Win!” Dey is a bicultural worker, interdisciplinary artist, permaculturist, educator, and Board Member and has been a part of many Agitarte projects since 2008. She received her Master of Architecture (MArch) from the University of Puerto Rico. Dey currently lives in Boston where she is a movement artist with Danza Orgánica, a social justice oriented contemporary dance theater company.?
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“Our Bigger Than Life Former Minister: Remembering Rev. Donald Lothrop” with Dean Stevens, Rev. David Carl Olson and Karla Lothrop Wight Williams

When: Sunday, January 24, 2021, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston
For 39 years of CCB’s enormous ministry to the multitudes in the mid-20th Century, at the helm was a remarkable leader named Donald Lothrop. Rev. David Carl Olson (also our former minister)  and Dean Stevens will engage in a conversation about Rev. Lothrop, fruit of endless hours in our archives, searching the enormous record of the correspondence, media clippings, sermons and writings of Donald Lothrop. We will hear a recording of Lothrop’s last sermon at CCB, in 1993.
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“Our Bigger Than Life Former Minister: Remembering Rev. Donald Lothrop” with Dean Stevens, Rev. David Carl Olson and Karla Lothrop Wight Williams

When: Sunday, January 24, 2021, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston
For 39 years of CCB’s enormous ministry to the multitudes in the mid-20th Century, at the helm was a remarkable leader named Donald Lothrop. Rev. David Carl Olson (also our former minister)  and Dean Stevens will engage in a conversation about Rev. Lothrop, fruit of endless hours in our archives, searching the enormous record of the correspondence, media clippings, sermons and writings of Donald Lothrop. We will hear a recording of Lothrop’s last sermon at CCB, in 1993.
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“Hubert Harrison: The Struggle for Equality, 1918-1927” with Jeffrey B. Perry

When: Sunday, January 17, 2021, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston

This is the second volume of the biography of Hubert Harrison (1883-1927), the “Father of Harlem Radicalism. It covers his work with the Liberty League, the International Colored Unity League, and other organizations;  and his editing of “The Voice,” The New Negro,” Marcus Garvey’s “Negro World,”  and “The Voice of the Negro.” Special attention will be paid to his 1924 writings for “The Boston Chronicle.”

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Singing in the New Year with Dean Stevens and CommUnity Voices

When: Friday, January 10, 2020, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston
 
 
Due to Covid-19 Community Church of Boston is closed.
 

Join us on the Community Church of Boston Official YouTube Channel: 

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“Push Away the Darkness, Sing in the Light!” with Dean Stevens, Bennett & Lorraine Hammond, & invited guests!

When: Tuesday, December 22, 2020, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston

 

 

Join us online at The Community Church of Boston for song,
virtual safe conviviality as best we can conjure up, and Holiday enough
joy to spread around!

 

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"From Here to Doomsday: Endless Wars and Insane Nuclear Policy Since the Pentagon Papers." with Sacco & Vanzetti Awardee Daniel Ellsberg

When: Sunday, December 13, 2020, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston
"From Here to Doomsday: Endless Wars and Insane Nuclear Policy Since the Pentagon Papers."
with Sacco & Vanzetti Awardee Daniel Ellsberg
 

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“The Culture of Despair” with Chris Hedges

When: Sunday, December 20, 2020, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston

The rupture of social bonds throughout American society has created a culture of despair, one where individuals and groups seek affirmation in acts of self-destruction. How do we restore those bonds? And if we cannot what will it mean for the United States and the world?

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“Where is the Hope?” with Rev. June R. Cooper

When: Sunday, December 6, 2020, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston
Signs of Hope-Derrick Bell a noted Harvard Professor wrote a book called Faces at the Bottom of the Well, The Permanence of Racism (1992) in which he states that racism is a permanent feature of American society. Do we accept this claim or do we see hope rising for recent protest and calls for police reform?
 
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“The role of independent media – why we need it now more than ever” with Norman Stockwell

When: Sunday, November 22, 2020, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston

Join us on YouTube

In a time when the very concept of truth has become contested territory, the role of an independent media is more critical than ever. Community-based, non-profit, and independent media outlets abound. Norman Stockwell, publisher of the 111-year-old magazine “The Progressive” will look at different forms of independent journalism and discuss ways in which audiences can become better consumers of the news, and even participants in its creation.  

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“You Can’t Keep It Unless You Give It Away” with Arnie King

When: Sunday, November 15, 2020, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston

“A Transforming Moment: What Next?” with Mark Solomon

When: Sunday, November 8, 2020, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston

The defeat of Donald Trump augurs well for a democratic transformation. How do we, the progressive majority, seize the moment to deliver a fatal blow to reaction and usher in a new era of progress, equality and peace? (Subject to change.)

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“How to Get the Neofascist Out Without Surrendering to the Parties of War & Wall Street ” with Jill Stein

When: Sunday, November 1, 2020, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • Boston
In this historic moment, people are rising up like we haven’t seen for generations. From wildcat strikes to rent boycotts, there is a growing revolt against the rapacious oligarchy that’s brought crises in virtually every dimension of our lives. But how can we rise up in the halls of power as well as in the streets? And how do we get Trump out of the White House without the deadly consequences of voting for the lesser evil?
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