Inclusion and the Democratic Party Panel Discussion

Civic DC • 22 January 2018
Event date 22 Jan '18 06:45 pm - 08:15 pm
Event location Woman's National Democratic Club • 1526 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, 20036, DC, United States
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Diversity Matters and its partners will be sharing information about the Pipeline Pledge and other strategies to increase diversity in electoral politics at a meeting of the DC Grassroots Coordinating Committee. There will also be an earlier panel to debrief the lessons learned in Virginia! Come join us for both sessions. Agenda:

Monday, January 22
Women's National Democratic Club
1526 New Hampshire Ave, NW (near Dupont Circle)

6:30-6:35PM Welcome remarks

6:35-6:45PM Open Mic for members: Announcements

6:40-7:25PM First Panel: Evaluation and Analysis of the last elections, particularly in Virginia and Alabama

Facilitator: Cassandra Harmon, WNDC/GCC Event Subcommittee Leader
James Shelton, 32st St Swing Left 
Jean Gearon, Women's Alliance for Democracy and Justice, Maryland
John Hudak, Senior Fellow in Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution
Yasmin Radjy, Director of Organizing and Training at Planned Parenthood

7:30-8:10PM Second Panel: The Democratic Party: Is there a message for minorities/people of color? 

Facilitator: Bama Athreya, Diversity Matters
Adja Diomande, French community, Higher Heights alumna
Samier Mansur, Global Political Strategist – Co-Founder of Live Safe
Krysta Jones, Virginia Leadership Institute
Eric Lundy, Inclusv

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1 year agoAdd to Calender 2018-01-22 23:45:00 2018-01-22 23:45:00 Inclusion and the Democratic Party Panel Discussion Diversity Matters and its partners will be sharing information about the Pipeline Pledge and other strategies to increase diversity in electoral politics at a meeting of the DC Grassroots Coordinating Committee. There will also be an earlier panel to debrief the lessons learned in Virginia! Come join us for both sessions. Agenda: Monday, January 22 Women's National Democratic Club 1526 New Hampshire Ave, NW (near Dupont Circle) 6:30-6:35PM Welcome remarks 6:35-6:45PM Open Mic for members: Announcements 6:40-7:25PM First Panel: Evaluation and Analysis of the last elections, particularly in Virginia and Alabama Facilitator: Cassandra Harmon, WNDC/GCC Event Subcommittee Leader James Shelton, 32st St Swing Left  Jean Gearon, Women's Alliance for Democracy and Justice, Maryland John Hudak, Senior Fellow in Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution Yasmin Radjy, Director of Organizing and Training at Planned Parenthood 7:30-8:10PM Second Panel: The Democratic Party: Is there a message for minorities/people of color?  Facilitator: Bama Athreya, Diversity Matters Adja Diomande, French community, Higher Heights alumna Samier Mansur, Global Political Strategist – Co-Founder of Live Safe Krysta Jones, Virginia Leadership Institute Eric Lundy, Inclusv Woman's National Democratic Club America/New_York public Feminism & Gender Equality Politics Racial Justice