On Monday, August 13, LWV-Downeast hosts the Democracy Forum from 10-11 a.m. on community radio WERU FM 89.9 FM in Blue Hill, 99.9 FM in Bangor. Special guests are Theda Skocpol, Victor S. Thomas Professor of Government and Sociology at Harvard University, and Amy Fried, Professor of Political Science at the University of Maine. We’ll talk about the Tea Party movement, it’s impact on elections and governing, and what it means for civic participation. Tune in for a lively conversation.
Join us for lunch with Theda Skocpol and Amy Fried after the show, in Ellsworth, beginning at 11:45 a.m. Call Martha at 667-5863 to see if space is available and to RSVP.