Athens In Harmony 2018

For Immediate Release: By Pat Priest-Event Director and Founder Sunday, January 14th, 2018, the return of Athens In Harmony breaking racial barriers through music and community engagement.  Sometimes it seems that blacks and whites in Athens live in parallel universes, never the twain shall meet. Even our celebrated music scene is as segregated as our neighborhoods, churches and friendship networks, though…

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AADM BBQ Cook and Fundraiser. Register Now!

Immediate Release: August 29th, 2018 AADM BBQ Cook and Fundraiser Athens, Ga – The Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement will host a special BBQ cook-off event, to be held at Little Kings on September 9 to raise money for existing programs and new initiatives. The fundraiser, the first since AADM gained 501(c)(3) status, hopes to attract a wide swath of the…

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End School To Prison Pipeline Conference

On an average, states spend $88,000 to incarcerate youth but only $10,000 to educate them. In the past 20 years, the amount spent on incarceration, parole and probation increased 6 times more than money for colleges and universities. In times of budget cuts and struggling schools, the United States spends 70 billion dollars a year on incarceration (Dignity School.org)….

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Get Together: One-on-one Conversations Across the Color Line”

“Get Together: One-on-one Conversations Across the Color Line” Sponsored by the Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement Sunday, August 6 3:30 to 4:30 PM Multipurpose Room B Athens-Clarke County Library Free and open to the public For more information: patricia.priest@yahoo.com ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement (AADM) is sponsoring an event called “Get Together: One-on-one Conversations Across the Color Line” to bring diverse…

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