The Activists' Watch

April 15, 2022

Turning the embers into a bonfire
Calendar section

Upcoming Activist Events:
April 15 - April 28

April 18 - 7 pm, Staunton Organizing meeting
April 21 - 7 pm, Charlottesville 350 meeting
April 22 - day-long, Earth Day, worldwide rallies and marches
April 22 - 10 am, Earth Day River Cleanup & concert, Rivanna Conservation Alliance & others
April 22 - 10 am, Yancey Community Garden, maintenance
April 22 - 5 pm, Earth Day Celebration, Shops at Stonefield
April 23 - 11 am, Earth Day celebration at the Moore Farm, Staunton
April 23 - 9 am, Ivy Creek workday
April 23 - noon, Scottsville Earth Day
April 25 - 7 pm Staunton Organizing meeting

For complete descriptions of these events, visit
The Activists' Guide Calendar.

Advisory Council

Th newest member of the Advisory Council is Graham Paige. He is a life-long resident of Esmont (Va) who has been involved in progressive/activist/radical/racial justice actions since long ago.

The complete list of members is available at or by clicking here.

He joins the other 15 members of the Advisory Council. The Council works with all five of the Activists' Guide publications, including Activists' Watch.

What happened?

April 19, 1947
Jackie Robinson became the first African American to play major league baseball.

Today's Quote

Think about if the Germans fought against teaching the truth about the Holocaust because they didn’t want their children to feel guilty about it.
JM Devory

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