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Event Title:
Global Teach-In
Filed under:
Social Justice
Event Status:
Confirmed
Event Date:
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 9am - 12pm
Location:
Main Street Sanctuary
Contact:
Kate Lore 503-228-9815 Ext. 44
Website:
http://www.globalteachin.com/

The goal of this get together is bringing together organizers, activists, and intellectuals to discuss the nature of and solutions to the ongoing economic crisis, as well as to explore ways to build a more just world.

Part   I: Keynote panel discussing the crisis and solutions via Live Stream - 9am - 10am

Part  II: Discussion among local attendants about issues and solutions specific to Portland. 10am - 11am

Part III: Global dialog about linking local struggles and reports from local organizers to Global attendees via Live Stream. 11am - 12pm

SPEAKERS INCLUDE

Gar Alperovitz, founding Principal of The Democracy Collaborative (US)
Ellen Hodgson Brown, Chairman and President, Public Banking Institute (US)
Colin Hines, Convenor, Green New Deal (UK)
Joel Rogers, Director, COWS (US)
Alice Slater, New York Director, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation (US)
Jigme Thinley, Prime Minister of Bhutan (Bhutan)
Anders Wijkman, Tällberg Foundation (Sweden)

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Will do!
On Feb 13, 2012 7:58 PM, "Kate Lore" <katelore@gmail.com> wrote:

> *Dear Bill--
> Could you please edit and post this info? I was totally wrong in my
> reporting to the SJ Council. This is a live-stream event.
>
> Dear David and Michael -- Which one of us should be the contact person?
> Am happy to be the one but only if you don't want this task.
>
> Kate
>
>
> Mark Your Calendars: Global Teach-In is April 25th.* The Global Teach-in
> is a simultaneous, participatory event happening in 13 cities, 4 countrie=
s
> and 3 continents. The Portland event will be held in the sanctuary of ou=
r
> church. Many more cities are in the planning stages and will likely host =
an
> event. The goal of the event is to bring together organizers, activists,
> and intellectuals to discuss the nature of and solutions to the ongoing
> economic crisis and explore ways to build a more just world.
>
> The event will be three hours long and divided into three parts:
> 9-10am Keynote panel discussing the crisis and solutions via Liv=
e
> Stream
> 10-11am Discussion among local attendants about issues and
> solutions specific to Portland
> 11am-12pm Global dialog about linking local struggles and reports from
> local organizers to Global attendees via Live Stream.
>
> Speakers include:
>
> *Gar Alperovitz, founding Principal of The Democracy Collaborative (US)
> Ellen Hodgson Brown, Chairman and President, Public Banking Institute (US=
)
> Colin Hines, Convenor, Green New Deal (UK)
> Joel Rogers, Director, COWS (US)
> Alice Slater, New York Director, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation (US)
> Jigme Thinley, Prime Minister of Bhutan (Bhutan)
> Anders Wijkman, T=E4llberg Foundation (Sweden)*
>
> You can find out more about the event and the thinking behind it at the
> website: http://www.globalteachin.com/
> If you'd like to be part of the planning team, please contact ??
>
>

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<p>Will do!</p>
<div class=3D"gmail_quote">On Feb 13, 2012 7:58 PM, &quot;Kate Lore&quot; &=
lt;<a href=3D"mailto:katelore@gmail.com">katelore@gmail.com</a>&gt; wrote:<=
br type=3D"attribution"><blockquote class=3D"gmail_quote" style=3D"margin:0=
0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex">
<span style=3D"font-family:Times"><b>Dear Bill--<br>Could you please edit a=
nd post this info?=A0 I was totally wrong in my reporting to the SJ Council=
.=A0 This is a live-stream event.<br><br>Dear David and Michael -- Which on=
e of us should be the contact person?=A0 Am happy to be the one but only if=
you don&#39;t want this task.<br>

<br>Kate<br><br>=A0<br>Mark Your Calendars: Global Teach-In is April 25th.<=
/b>=A0 The Global Teach-in is a simultaneous,
participatory event happening in 13 cities, 4 countries and 3 continents.=
=A0
The Portland event will be held in the sanctuary of our church. Many more c=
ities are in the planning stages and will likely host an
event.=A0 The goal of the event is to bring together organizers, activists,
and intellectuals to discuss the nature of and solutions to the ongoing
economic crisis and explore ways to build a more just world.<br>
<br>
The event will be three hours long and divided into three parts:<br>
9-10am=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 =A0 =A0 Keynote panel discussing the
crisis and solutions via Live Stream<br>
10-11am=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0=A0 Discussion among local
attendants about issues and solutions specific to Portland<br>
11am-12pm=A0=A0 Global dialog about linking local struggles and reports
from local organizers to Global attendees via Live Stream.<br>
<br>
Speakers include:<br>
<br>
<b>Gar Alperovitz, founding Principal of The Democracy Collaborative (US)<b=
r>
Ellen Hodgson Brown, Chairman and President, Public Banking Institute (US)<=
br>
Colin Hines, Convenor, Green New Deal (UK)<br>
Joel Rogers, Director, COWS (US)<br>
Alice Slater, New York Director, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation (US)<br>
Jigme Thinley, Prime Minister of Bhutan (Bhutan)<br>
Anders Wijkman, T=E4llberg Foundation (Sweden)</b><br>
<br>
You can find out more about the event and the thinking behind it at the
website: <a href=3D"http://www.globalteachin.com/" target=3D"_blank"><span =
style=3D"color:blue">http://www.globalteachin.com/ </span></a><br>
If you&#39;d like to be part of the planning team, please contact=A0 ??<br>
</span><br>
</blockquote></div>

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Event Owner:
Bill Michtom

This event occurs in the America/Los Angeles time zone.