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Sierra Club & Beer with Robbie Ashe
Wed Jan 20, 2016 at 07:00 PM
This January, Robbie Ashe, Chairman of the Board of Directors for MARTA, will be speaking about MARTA's proposed expansion plans and the current 2016 legislative session.  Free parkin
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2016 Georgia General Assembly
Mon Jan 11, 2016 at 10:00 AM
TheLegislature convenes for its 40 days of business , plus additional days for committee meetings,public hearings, and various administrative work. Wewill post the scheduled date of adjournment onceth...
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PRIMARY ELECTION DAY!
Tue May 20, 2014 at 04:00 PM
This is it - the Democratic primary in Georgia!  If you have not already early voted, please be sure to vote this Tuesday, May 20th.  Find your polling place at the Secretary of State's ...
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Moral Monday at Georgia State Capitol
Mon Jan 13, 2014 at 04:00 PM
The "Moral Monday" movement is spreading across the Southern states, and is coming to Georgia.  After drawing thousands of protesters to the state legislature and inspiring the arrests ...
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Atlanta Earth Day 2013
Mon Apr 22, 2013 at 08:30 AM
Earth Day is so much more than just another holiday on the calendar. First celebrated on April 22, 1970 – it is a worldw>...
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11th Annual REAL State of the Union
Mon Feb 25, 2013 at 07:00 PM
We are very please to once again join our friends at Georgia WAND in announcing the ...
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LWVGA Legislative Day 2013
Tue Feb 19, 2013 at 08:30 AM

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Al Gore in Atlanta
Fri Feb 01, 2013 at 07:00 PM
Al Gore will be at the Carter Center in person, speaking about his new book "The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change."  He will identify and discuss the emerging forces that are reshap...
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"Food, Clothing, Shelter" Film Screening
Sun Nov 11, 2012 at 07:00 PM
Following the screening, the film's maker, Ebrima Ba, will discuss his timely film which exposes how such basic needs are lacking for many in Atlanta.  It will be shown in the Center's Ca...
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2012 Election Day
Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 04:00 PM
This is it!  The big day for our general elections of President, GA House & Senate, Public Service Commission, Local city and county officials, as well as two bad Constitutional amendments to...
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The General’s Son – Journey of an Israeli in Palestine
Tue Oct 23, 2012 at 07:00 PM
Israeli peace activist Miko Peled, author of "The General's Son - Journey of an Israeli in Palestine, will...
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National Voter Registration Day Rally
Tue Sep 25, 2012 at 12:00 PM
We are joining our friends at WAND to rally for National Voter Registration Day and to kick off the next thirty days of registering voters for the upcoming November elections.  Join Congressmen J...
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Community Gardening Summit
Fri Mar 09, 2012 at 10:00 AM
"Growing a Healthy & Sustainable Community Through Gardening" - Part of our civic responsibility as Democrats includes thinking outside the box for how to help less-fortunate folks. Work...
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Legislative Hearing re Cell Phone Towers on School Grounds
Tue Feb 21, 2012 at 11:30 AM
Cell Phone Towers on School Property?  NO!  Representative Karla Drenner (D) is preparing to introduce legislation that would prohibit cell phone towers from being placed on school property....
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The REAL State of the Union
Fri Feb 10, 2012 at 07:30 PM
Don't miss the 10th Annual REAL State of the Union, with author and AJC columnist Jay Bookman's annual take on the state of American politics, highlighting issues the mainstream media doesn...
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MLK Candlelight Vigil
Sun Jan 15, 2012 at 06:00 PM
In honor of the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday, Atlantans are invited to participate in a candlelight vigil with the theme of community service.  Participants will have an opportunity to converse...
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Georgia General Assembly
Mon Jan 09, 2012 at 10:00 AM
This Session of the Georgia Legislature is expected to be laden with right-wing legislation, which will be opposed by left-wing organizations - while the moderate Georgians who make up the middle 60% ...
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Public Policy & Voter Education Forum
Sat Dec 10, 2011 at 10:00 AM
This 2-hour event (10 a.m. - 12 noon) will feature important information about the legislative process at the state and national level.   Attend and learn how to make change through effectiv...
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Nuclear Committee Meeting
Mon Dec 05, 2011 at 12:00 PM
Join our friends at WAND for lunch on-your-own and a discussion of current efforts toward a nuclear-free world.  Now more than ever, there is a need to raise awareness of the dangers of nuclear p...
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Third Thursday Cinema
Thu Nov 17, 2011 at 07:00 PM
Many questions remain unanswered about the destruction of the World Trade Center buildings and this film will delve into them.   The Architects & Engineers 9/11 Truth Organization has pr...
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Mon Jul 25, 2011 at 07:30 PM
This is an award-winning documentary film on the global network of U.S. military bases, the impact on local populations, and the military-industrial complex that underlies it.  The film blends st...
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Redistricting Process with Senator Mitch Seabaugh
Tue Jul 19, 2011 at 06:30 PM
The Georgia Redistricting Alliance is hosting an information session on the redistricting process in Georgia with State Senator Mitch Seabaugh, Chairman of the Senate Reapportionment & Redistricti...
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Mother's Day for Peace
Sun May 22, 2011 at 12:30 PM
This will be a fun time - come and bring your mom!  The event will feature the Indigo Girls entertaining and a presentation by native-American Winona LaDuke, Executive Director of Honor the Earth...
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Conversation with Congressman John Lewis
Sat Apr 23, 2011 at 11:30 AM
Atlanta Area Democrats are invited to a "Candid Conversation Regarding Women" from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, to discuss:
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Tax Day: Make Them Pay
Mon Apr 18, 2011 at 04:00 PM
Sponsored by MoveOn.org, this is a midafternoon rally in Midtown to present the Regional VP of Google's Sales Division with a tax bill.  By shifting sales earned to a subsidiary in Ireland, G...
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Gerrymandering: The Community Event
Tue Mar 22, 2011 at 07:00 PM
Join the Georgia Redistricting Alliance for Gerrymandering - Georgians deserve districts that protect our interests, not those of political parties.  The Georgia Redistricting Alliance is a coali...
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Jay Bookman REAL State of the Union
Fri Feb 11, 2011 at 08:00 PM
This year will be the 9th "Real State of the Union" address delivered by Jay Bookman, AJC columnist and author.  The Reverend Dr. Joseph Lowery has also been invited.  We "Real>...
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GA Public Service Commission re Power Rate Hike
Tue Dec 21, 2010 at 09:45 AM

Plan to attend this meeting if you can, and CONTACT THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION TODAY!
In the wake of a recent settlement with ten intervening parties, Georgia Power defended their req

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Roy Barnes Election Night Reception
Tue Nov 02, 2010 at 07:00 PM
After the polls close and we have all done everything we can, come join fellow Democrats for this election night watch party and reception with Roy and Marie Barnes.  We thank them for their hard...
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Joe Martin Election Night Party
Tue Nov 02, 2010 at 07:00 PM
After voting and getting everyone you know to vote, join the Joe Martin for School Superintendent campaign gang to watch the election results come in at our group's favorite place to gather.

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Gubernatorial Debate III
Sun Oct 31, 2010 at 07:00 PM
Root for Roy in this final debate with "No Deal" and get rev'ed up to spend every minute you can on Monday and Tuesday getting out the voters!

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Gubernatorial Debate
Sat Oct 30, 2010 at 12:30 PM
This is the first of 3 debates on the final weekend before the election - tune in and remind yourself why we must work hard, do all we can to elect Roy Barnes!

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Gubernatorial Debate II
Sat Oct 30, 2010 at 05:00 PM
This is the second of the three final debates this weekend - tune in to cheer for Roy and remind yourself why we are calling folks to remind them to vote for him!

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Rally to Restore Sanity - Jon Stewart in DC
Sat Oct 30, 2010 at 12:00 PM
Now that we are in the 2010 election year and trying to cope with being a blue island in a mostly red state, it is refreshing to have the opportunity for something really fun!  What do you think,...
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Atl Dems to DC Rally & GOTV
Fri Oct 29, 2010 at 08:00 PM
Taking one day out of our GOTV activities to get rev'ed up with Jon Stewart at the National Mall for the final push to November 2nd is a fun idea to a number of our group members.  Everyone w...
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