Ruckus Updates

East Coast Ruckus Events Spring 2011!

Ruckus Co-Directors Sharon Lungo and Megan Swoboda are coming to the East Coast this May, and we’d love to celebrate our 15th Anniversary with you!

There are two chances to celebrate, in New York and DC – please join us, and invite friends & allies!


Ruckus Happy Hour Meet & Greet
Wednesday, May 18th, 2011
6:00 – 9:00pm
11th Street Bar
510 East 11th Street, New York, NY

Please join us for a few drinks, fill us in on the work you’re doing, and learn more about what Ruckus is up to these days – including our big annual Action Camp coming up this July!

RSVP and invite your friends!

We look forward to reconnecting with Ruckus network members, supporters, and allies, and meeting some new ones.


Building Movement Through Action: A Community Dialogue & Celebration
Monday, May 23rd, 2011
RAS Restaurant & Lounge

4809 Georgia Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

Click here to RSVP!

Please join The Ruckus Society in honor of our 15th Anniversary for a celebration of Movement-Building through Direct Action, and a Community Dialogue to explore:

  • How the shifting political climate is impacting activism: what’s working, what’s not;
  • Innovative & creative action tactics: responding to police adaptations;
  • Strategic action campaigns for successful movement-building;
  • and more!

Learn more about what Ruckus is up to these days and how you can plug in, hear from local DC organizers, and share your own stories!

Please invite Friends & Allies, and stay tuned for more details!

Click here to RSVP!