News and Updates from Seattle Young People’s Project

REPOST from SYPP

SYPP News

1. Project Liberation
2. SYPP Auction
Solidarity
3. Slingshot Hip Hop
4. Tiny Toones

Project Liberation

Educate to Liberate!! Meetings every Thursday at 4pm. Learn how to lead anti-oppression workshops for other youth. Get paid for leading workshops in the community! To request a workshop, go to www.sypp.org and click Project Liberation.

Acting Our Age

We need actors! Our first play is going to be about the school to prison pipeline and homophobia. Come by our office Tuesdays at 4:30pm to act your age!

SYPP Auction

Buy tickets! Donate desserts! Volunteer! auction@sypp.org for more info. Saturday, May 16th, 5:30-9pm, Blaine Memorial Church

Slingshot Hip Hop

Making hip hop is a whole ‘nother grind when you’re a Palestinian in the occupied lands of the Gaza Strip and West Bank. This documentary tells the story of the first Palestinian rappers, the spirit and struggle of hip hop, and gives a ground-zero view of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. You do not want to miss this! www.slingshothiphop.com

April 22 Performance!
8:00pm  DAM with Canary Sing, Gabriel Teodros, and One Be Lo
HUB Husky North Den


April 23 Slingshot Hip Hop screening,  Q&A with DAM
7:00pm  Ethnic Cultural Theater (UW), Seattle Washington

$6 for students, $10 for general public

Tiny Toones—Cambodian B-boys in Seattle!

Tiny Toones Cambodia uses breakdancing, Hip-Hop music, and the contemporary arts as creative tools to empower the youth of Cambodia to live healthier lives free of HIV and drugs, build a more promising future by furthering their educational opportunities, and become positive role models for their community. (from www.tinytoonescambodia.com)  This amazing group is touring the States and they will be here in Seattle next week!

Tiny Toones Community Celebration
Thursday April 30th, 6:00PM – 8:00PM
Wing Luke Asian Museum
719 South King Street, Seattle 98104

Tiny Toones Community Fundraiser
Friday May 1st, 6:00PM – 8:00PM
The Greenwood Collective
8537 Greenwood Ave North, Seattle 98103

For more information on the Seattle area events of the Tiny Toones tour,

contact Grace Kong 206-355-0259 gracekcvkong@gmail.com and
Stuart Isett 206-245-5334 stuart@isett.com

http://www.myspace.com/khmerinaction
www.isett.com
http://www.greenwoodcollective.com/
http://www.wingluke.org/

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