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35th Annual MLK Day Celebration, January 21, 2019

This year's Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration will be our 35th time celebrating the legacy of the towering civil rights...

CANCELLED: Raytheon Protest at UMass

UMass just cancelled/postponed the career fair due to the snow. Please stay tuned and we will reschedule this demonstration for the new...

TRC steps into national counter recruitment conversation with NNOMY

With recruiters viewed as a commonplace in high schools, we can’t deny the fact that our public schools are militarized. The normalization of violence and conflict threatens students everywhere in the US. No student should face the risk of falling victim to the dangers of war at school. Now more than ever, our children need an active counter-recruitment movement.

Feminism & Militarism: TRC’s Remarks at the Pioneer Valley Women’s March

On January 19, 2019 hundreds showed up in Northampton for the 3rd Annual Women's March. The crowd gathered at Sheldon Field and marched to the steps of City Hall. The Resistance Center's Miranda Groux spoke at Sheldon Field about the importance of demilitarization for all people, and especially for all women.

MLK Day 2019: Community Workshops

We're pleased to host a number of community workshops on MLK Day, January 21, 2019 in Northampton. All workshops are free and...

Convocation and Children’s Celebration

1pm - 2:30pm, Edwards Church, 297 Main Street, Northampton We're happy to announce that this year that the Children's...

CANCELLED: The African-American Heritage Trail

THE WALKING TOUR HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO EXTREME WEATHER. The rest of the MLK Day Celebration will continue at Edwards Church...

Ordinance Victory in Springfield!

Since drafting the ordinance in June, The Resistance Center has worked on introducing the Welcoming Community Trust ordinance into the Springfield City...

Erlich: Optimism in the Trump era

On December 3, 2018, The Resistance Center was pleased to host Reese Erlich. An award-winning journalist and author, Erlich has been reporting...

Demilitarize Our Community: 2nd Strategy Session

Countless companies in our hometowns are contracted with the Department of Defense. We've seen the data, we know the numbers, and now ...