5 Meetup Groups match “Democracy for America” near Olympia, WA
Seattle Democracy focuses on the wonderful ideas and events of the world and is committed to each person having a breakthrough in their own consciousness. We are dedicated to integrating our shared focus to improve conditions in the world through fun social events and gatherings. Our goal is to keep the vibe of the group 100% positive.
Our political system is broken. Polls from earlier this year showed Congress with a historically low 10% (8% among Independents) approval rating. Meanwhile, there is a growing unease in our Nation. An undercurrent of fear that something has gone, Is going, terribly wrong. This fear is well founded and the breakdown in our political system is only the latest symptom. At this point Voting for either a Democrat or a Republican is not going to Fix the breakdown in Washington. Ask yourself, has it pr …
DemocracyLab is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization creating online tools to help communities identify problems, construct solutions, make decisions, and take collaborative action. Visit www.democracylab.org for more info!
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Imagine democracy ~ a responsive government of, by and for the people, and not the special interests and big money boys. Learn how you can bring back publicly financed campaigns to Seattle, the first city in the country to have a public campaign matching fund. Why is it so hard to pass legislation important to citizens of our state? Is it because our representatives always have to look over their shoulder for approval from the wealthy-well connected campaign contributors? Come learn and ha …
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