Diversity and Inclusion Training-May 2018

AADM diversity and inclusion training is designed to break racial barriers, reduce cultural tension, and help businesses create a more welcoming workplace and prevent civil rights violations. By attending this training session, participants will learn how to create an inclusive environment, improve communication, and the benefits of recruiting a diverse staff. Topics: Workforce diversity policies and plan of action How…

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Call of Action: removal of Athens Confederate monument

Athens, Ga – Join the Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement at City Hall on October 3 to fight for the removal of the Confederate monument on Broad Street. Since the enormous turnout at “Charlotesville: A Response from Athens” in August, AADM’s followed local and national discussions about the place of Confederate monuments in the South given its history and persistent, nasty…

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Know Your Rights Workshop-TBA

AADM “Know Your Rights” workshop is designed to help citizens protect their legal rights when interacting with (law enforcement) school or street officers;  while on the job or at a public establishment.  Attendees will learn more about the Civil Rights Act and how they are both protected and unprotected under current laws and policies. Next Workshop: 2018 TBA  Til then,…

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Athens Black Market

Over a period of time, a successful entrepreneur or business owner can help to decrease welfare, increased tax base and income, decreased crime, or break the cycle of generational poverty. Athens Black Market is designed to help support minority business owners, startups, and encourage black entrepreneurship by providing a marketplace where everyday citizens can promote and develop their business ideas…

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Athens Confederate Monument-Should it stay or be removed survey?

A public meeting will be held Monday, October 2 at 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM at Athens Clarke County Library 2025 Baxter Street to get public feedback and discuss moving Athens Confederate Monument. Red and Black Artticle: Division on Broad Street: Confederate monument in the heart of Athens stirs controversy by Charlotte Norsworthy | Senior Staff Writer Aug 24, 2017. Click here to read the full…

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