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Repairing Our Democracy Presented by the Village Men’s Group

Wednesday, August 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Free

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The Village Men’s Group will host guest speaker Kenneth Williams, President of the Dallas chapter of the Texas Alliance for Retired Americans. He will discuss how our democracy is in trouble as evidenced by the ongoing attempt to overturn the results of our National election, the role of money in politics, and paralysis of the government, even in the face of serious crisis, such as the pandemic and climate change. He will argue some of the main flaws in our democracy, and some of the things that we should do to repair it.

 

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Date:
Wednesday, August 11
Time:
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Chicago, IL United States
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