This Week's Rallies
Candlelight Vigil For Immigrant Families

Candlelight Vigil For Immigrant Families

Local nonprofit Immigrants United hosts candlelight vigil to honor and support the 4.5 million immigrants in Texas. Thu., Feb. 23, 6:30-8:30pm.
Facebook

Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400

www.fb.com/immigrantsunitedtx/

Queer Dance Freakout at the Governor's Mansion

Queer Dance Freakout at the Governor's Mansion

Viva la resist–DANCE. Austin's qmmunity dances in protest of Texas politicians trans- and homophobic laws. "We say no to bathroom bills. We say no to marriage equality limitations. We say yes to sweating in the streets!" Thu., Feb. 23, 6-9pm.
Facebook

Governor's Mansion, 1010 Colorado, 512/463-0063

www.txfgm.org

No Ban, No Wall!

No Ban, No Wall!

A peaceful protest uniting Texas Latinos and Muslims, though are all welcome. Bring spoons, pots, pans, etc. to make some noise....Los latinos y los musulmanes debemos permanecer juntos. Todo el mundo es bienvenido. La manifestación será pacífica, traiga a su familia. Sat., Feb. 25, 2-5pm.
Facebook

Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400

www.tspb.state.tx.us

Black Women Rise Up Advocacy Day

Black Women Rise Up Advocacy Day

#TXBlackWomenRiseUp! Join Dallas' Afiya Center to make your voice heard on women's reproductive rights with guest speaker Dr. Willie Parker and other abortion rights leaders. Mon., Feb. 27, 11am-5pm. Free.
Register

Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400

www.theafiyacenter.org

We Are All Texas: Day of Action for Immigrant and Refugee Rights

We Are All Texas: Day of Action for Immigrant and Refugee Rights

Stand against xenophobia by marching with Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance (RITA)! The march for immigrant and refugee rights leaves City Hall at 8am, down Second Street and up Congress, and culminates in a rally at the Capitol. Tue., Feb. 28, 9am-4pm.
Please RSVP on Facebook

Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400

www.texasrita.org

“Day of the Fallen” March and Lobby Day

“Day of the Fallen” March and Lobby Day

Workers Defense Project presents a day of Texas Lege lobbying followed by a march for workers' rights at 4pm, starting at 903 San Jacinto. Wed., March 1, 10am.
Register here

Texas AFL-CIO Auditorium, 1106 Lavaca

www.workersdefense.org

African Diaspora Women Summit

African Diaspora Women Summit

Counter Balance: ATX provides a space for women of the African Diaspora to share space and grow. "As women of African Diaspora, we have the potential to improve our cities, towns, and communities." See ticket link for details. Sat., March 4, 9am-3pm. Pay What You Can.
Tickets

Huston-Tillotson University, 900 Chicon, 512/505-3139

March 4 Trump Counter Protest

For those looking for a counter protest: Trump supporters are rallying across the country – including right here in Austin – in hopes of proving their numbers are as good as our. Anti-Trump gear is encouraged. Sat., March 4, 1-4pm.
Facebook
Day Without a Woman

Day Without a Woman

Women's March organizers invite you to celebrate International Women's Day by striking. "In the spirit of women and their allies coming together for love and liberation, we offer A Day Without A Woman. We ask: do businesses support our communities, or do they drain them? Do they strive for gender equity or do they support policies and leaders that perpetuate oppression?" March 8, all day.
Facebook

Nationwide

www.womensmarch.com

Planned Parenthood Texas Lobby Day 2017

Planned Parenthood Texas Lobby Day 2017

Educate legislators on reproductive health care issues and share personal stories of Texas women and families who depend on and support Planned Parenthood. Wed., April 5, 9am-9pm. $20, Scholarships available.
Register here

Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400

www.PPtexasvotes.org

Trump Taxes March on Austin

Trump Taxes March on Austin

#TrumpTaxesMarch – We're still waiting on those tax returns, Mr. President. Sat., April 15, noon-3pm.
Facebook

Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400

www.trumptaxesmarchaustin.org

March for Science - Austin

March for Science - Austin

Spend Earth Day marching for science - because we know it's real. Sat., April 22, 10am-1pm.
Facebook

Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400

www.marchforscience.com

LGBTQ March - Austin

LGBTQ March - Austin

The Austin sister march to D.C.'s Pride March. Track Facebook for upcoming details. Sun., June 11, 6-9pm.
Facebook

TBD

www.fb.com/LGBTQ-Human-Rights-Rally-394271167593803

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All in for Equality Advocacy Day

All in for Equality Advocacy Day

EQTX, ACLU of Texas, HRC, Texas Freedom Network, and Transgender Education Network of Texas host an LGBTQ+ Advocacy Day so that all of us can ask state leaders to pass inclusive policies to protect all Texans, and end discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity or expression. Advance registration is required with lunch provided. Mon., March 20.. $5.
Register

Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress, 512/305-8400

www.tspb.state.tx.us, robert.salcido@equalitytexas.org

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