Schedule + Sign-up


 Preliminary Schedule: (More events and actions coming soon! All times and locations subject to change)

  • Wednesday, June 27--USSF begins!
    • Registration/Check-In Atlanta Civic Center 395 Piedmont
      Ave NE, Plaza level or Westin Peachtree Plaza 210
      Peachtree St. Lobby level.
      Questions, please contact Ross Glover at registrarussf@gmail.com

    • USSF Opening March
      Join CODEPINK as we kick off the USSF in the streets of
      downtown Atlanta, location & time TBA.
  • Thursday, June 28
    • Breakfast: The Ms. Foundation will be hosting a Breakfast on the morning of Thursday, June 28th from 8:30-11:00 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Hotel during the U.S. Social Forum. RSVPs are required. Contact Tiffany Robertson, Program Administrator, Building Movements, Ms. Foundation for Women, trobertson@ms.foundation.org

    • Red Tent Opening Ceremony – The Women's Working Group has been given space in the Health, Healing & Environmental Justice Tent to have a Red Tent created by midwives from the Red Web Foundation. Women's celebration to open the tent on Thursday at 10:00 am on June 28th. We will open with a Cherokee women's ceremony followed by women's organizations presenting to our Sacred Center a symbol of their work. We will have musicians, singers and dancers. Following this we will proceed to the Court on Women event in the afternoon. Women encouraged to bring offerings.

    • CODEPINK Workshop: Women Stopping the War in Iraq and Preventing One with Iran

    • Court of Women: 1:00-5:00pm, St. Luke's Episcopal Church,
      435 Peachtree St, NE
      Presented by the Women's Working Group and WILFP, Session topics: Violence Against Women, The Criminal (In)Justice System and Gulf Coast Crisis.
      Judges include: Teresa Ulloa, Loretta Ross, and Margaret
      Burnham. Expert Winesses: Nkenge Toure, Tonya McClary, and
      Angela Winfrey. Performers include: Dennis Brutus, Suga
      Mathews, Elise Witt, Qwyneth Bragdon and Sandra Lee
      Hughes. For infomation about the Court of Women contact
      Pat Willis:  Pwill06@coastalnet.com.

    • USSF Premiere of SICKO - Friends of Healthcare-NOW invite you to a SNEAK PREVIEW of Michael Moore's new film, "SiCKO", the controversial and highly acclaimed call for a better healthcare system in our country. The Plaza Theatre 1049 Ponce de Leon Avenue Atlanta, Georgia. For film and reception, contributions requested call (212) 475-8305.  Come see the film and join the movement to heal our country's healthcare system. www.healthcare-now.org    

  • Friday, June 29
    All day conferences
    CODEPINK action at local Congressional office
    • CODEPINK Workshop: From Hillary Clinton to Nancy Pelosi: How can we get people in power to better represent women's interests?

    • Reception: The National Organization for Women is sponsoring a Women's Networking Reception on Friday, June 29, from 5:30-7:30 pm at the headquarters of CARE International, 151 Ellis Street NE. If your organization would like to co-sponsor this event, contact, Jan Strout at womenvotenow@yahoo.com.

    • CODEPINK Vancouver Workshop: The Transformational Power of
      Beloved Earth Communities..A Caterpillar to ButterflyStory
      Storytelling, Film, Discussion and Dance.

  • Saturday, June 30
    CODEPINK Workshops: 3 Sessions, Strategizing – Strategies on achieving another world
    • Session 1: Women's Activist Training: Getting the Media's Attention- From High Profile Actions to PR Basics and Messaging
    • Session 2: Women's Activist Training Nonviolent Direct Action
    • Session 3: Women's Activist Training: Campaign Strategy and Community Organizing
  • Sunday, July 1
    USSF closes

 Sign up to join CODEPINK at the US Social Forum

 
 Housing and Rideshare

  • Click here for the USSF housing and rideshare boards.
    For additional lodging suggestions, click here.
 Scholarships
  • Third Wave Foundation's United States Social Forum Fund provides full scholarships (registration, travel, lodging and food) for young women and transgender activists ages 15 – 30 to attend the United States Social Forum.  Click here for more details.