Statehood No Other Way (NOW) Foundation

Statehood – No Other Way!


AMERICAN PROPHET – August 11th

AMERICAN PROPHET
a new musical inspired by abolitionist Frederick Douglass’ own words and a viewing of the League of Women Voters-DC Quilts 4 DC Statehood at Arena Stage on August 11, 2022

AMERICAN PROPHET is a groundbreaking musical powered by Frederick Douglass’ own speeches and writings. Mark your calendar to join us for an evening of arts and culture, preceded by a viewing of Quilts 4 DC Statehood — a special project by members of the League of Women Voters-District of Columbia.

Frederick Douglass was first invited to speak on August 11, 1841, on Nantucket Island at the annual convention of the Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society, in front of a largely white audience. This first speech got Douglass noticed and put him on the path to becoming a lecturer for the society.

THE BEST SEATS IN THE HOUSE COST JUST $75 EACH.
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You may mail checks and money orders to the Statehood NOW Foundation:
c/o US Senator Michael D. Brown
4501 Western Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016

PLEASE NOTE: The Foundation gratefully accepts DONATIONS so that we may offer discounted event tickets to interested seniors and students who have been long active in the DC statehood movement. THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT!

READ: Thanks to a new musical, Frederick Douglass dances into pop culture
The premiere of ‘American Prophet’ at Arena Stage seeks to show the human side of a revered figure from American history
By Peter Marks, Theater & Dance, The Washington Post, July 23, 2022


U.S. SENATOR MICHAEL D. BROWN ERECTS “WARNING” SIGN ON HIS FRONT LAWN

Commuters, as they enter DC, encounter large reflective sign stating the fact that residency in the nation’s capital results in the loss of the most basic rights of citizenship

United States Senator Michael D. Brown (D-DC) erected a large reflective, metal “WARNING” sign on the front lawn of his home, located at 4501 Western Avenue, NW in Washington, DC, on May 2, 2021. 

Watch the time lapse video (0:09) of the installation of the sign.
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Shadow Politics brings Americans together to talk about issues important to them. This bi-partisan grassroots talk show is about America hearing what you have to say. And YOU are invited to participate in the conversation…

Join United States Senator Michael D. Brown (D-DC) and cohost Marília Duffles on the next Shadow Politics, which airs *LIVE* on Sundays 7:00-7:55 pm ET.  The show is then rebroadcast three times on We Act Radio.

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