Winter 2020 - Gathering of the Allies

This meeting will be focused on

1) Saturday Dec 5: Roundtables with representatives from several initiatives and campaigns to present what their plans are.  Invited speakers include

2) Sunday  Dec 6: Introduction to the Green Party, training

 

Sat Dec 5:  Roundtables with Allies

10:00am-10:15am - Introductions, process

10:15am-11:45am - ROUNDTABLE ON ELECTORAL REFORM

Honest Elections:  overview of implementation of Measure 107 on campaign finance reform - with the Progressive Party & independent party

Ranked Choice Voting - potential speakers Blair Bobier,   

Upcoming elections and initiatives - Kenny Kearns

11:45am-12:00 noon - break

12:00pm- 2:00pm ROUNDTABLE ON SOCIAL JUSTICE

Criminal Justice and Police Reform - Cameron Witten

NAACP - Salem, Benny Williams (invited)

United we Stand - Gregg Simpson Jr (Invited)

Oregon People's Rebate - Antonio Gisbert

Housing & Mutual Aid - 

2:00pm-2:30pm - break

2:30pm-4:00pm ROUNDTABLE ON THE ENVIRONMENT - ELLIOTT STATE RESEARCH FOREST PROPOSAL

Comment period extended to November 29 - Vote pending on December 8

(Facilitator - George Hutchinson)

Ken Carloni - Umpqua Watersheds

Bob Salinger - Portland Audubon

Doug Pollock - Friends of OSU Old Growth

Chuck Willer - Coast Range Watch

Other, discussed contacting representatives of Native American communities

 

PROPOSED EVENING EVENT:  Viewing of The Social Dilemma - followed by discussion next day

 

December 6th will be divided into:

1) Discussion about the movie The Social Dilemma, how to bridge the US political divide 

2) Introduction to the Green Party, its platform, processes - we welcome discussion and suggestions.

3) Training on how to use organizing tools like Nation Builder & social media management

4) Review and recap of the Gathering 

WHEN
December 05, 2020 at 6pm - December 07, 2020
WHERE
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83206412220
CONTACT
Convention Committee ·

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