About News-MAGIC (the MAssachusetts Grassroots Information Center)

This calendar is generated from events posted on the News-MAGIC Slack workspace

      • Are you an organizer of any size circle or group?
      • Are you a member of an advocate group that wants to amplify an event or action?
      • Are you an activist searching for a group or ways to take action?

The Massachusetts Grassroots information Center is for you!

News-MAGIC is free to everyone, independent of any individual organization and is dedicated to Massachusetts progressive organizers. Our goal is to build an inclusive space that connects local progressive grassroots groups and breaks down silos.  News-MAGIC allows you to find and share information quickly and easily, encourages connections between groups, and increases momentum across the state.

How do I add information to the calendar?

It’s simple! Join the News-MAGIC Slack workspace, find the right channel and post your event. No forms to fill out. Your event will appear on the calendar within a few hours.

Get a tour, customized onboarding and helpful tips at our Brown Bag lunch series, every Wednesday at noon. RSVP for the Brown Bag here.

Inclusive Activism Training

We need to be at our peak level to win in 2022. Let’s learn how to be time-efficient and effective when working online. Volunteers from the Massachusetts Grassroots Information Center (News-MAGIC) are offering weekly activist trainings at 11am on Saturdays. Sign up to be notified of upcoming classes at your preferred level.

  • Topics for beginners include: Email, Google Drive and Slack.
  • Intermediate and Advanced classes include:  Sending emails to groups, Mobilize and Action Network.

To view upcoming trainings, please search the calendar for “inclusive activism” or sign up to receive future notifications.