The Activists' Watch

March 31, 2023

Turning the embers into a bonfire
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Upcoming Activist Events:
March 31 - April 13, 2023

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What happened?

April 4, 1968
"I have bad news for you, for all of our fellow citizens, and people who love peace all over the world, and that is that Martin Luther King was shot and killed tonight.
Martin Luther King dedicated his life to love and to justice for his fellow human beings, and he died because of that effort."
Bobby Kennedy

Today's Quote

“The time is always right to do what is right.”
Dr. Martin Luther King


Virginia Organizing is looking for a part time Administrative Assistant in our Charlottesville office! Please see the Job Description below and pass it along to anyone you know! We are also still looking for a possible local organizer and you can find that description on our website.

As an Administrative Assistant, you will support the organization in our work to build power for long-term change. Day to day, you will assist the Director of Finance and Administration.

This will involve helping to manage the office, giving support in accounting and human
resources, and helping to communicate with the staff. This position will also help support our Joint Plans of Work. As part of a diverse, hard-working, and values-driven staff, you will help real people make real change at the local, state, and national levels.

$30 an hour (or let us know if you already have a rate for this kind of work), 10 hours a week, with some flexibility to plan your own schedule.

We strongly encourage women, people of color, people with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community to apply.
To apply, please send a letter of interest, a copy of your resume, and three references to Brian Johns, Executive Director, at We are looking to hire as soon as possible, and will consider candidates as they apply.

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