Democracy Happy Hour - September 30, 2020

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This week: Election Scenarios: What if?

Fix Democracy First hosts a weekly Democracy Happy Hour on Wednesdays @ 5-6pm PT. Grab a drink and join us and  learn about the latest democracy efforts, challenges, solutions, as well upcoming events and actions.

Click here to view the recording from Wednesday, September 30, 2020


Links from Meeting:

Article & Report Links:

Democracy's challenges pushed to new depths by a shambolic debate -

Early surge of Democratic mail voting sparks worry inside GOP -

In North Carolina, Black Voters’ Mail Ballots Most Likely To Be Rejected — By Far -

Judge orders paper-based fix for excessive voting lines in Georgia -

Voters prepared for delay in election results, poll finds -

Postal Service workers quietly resist DeJoy’s changes with eye on election -

REPORT: Coney Barrett Sided with Corporations Over People 76% of the Time -

Statement in Support of the Protecting Our Democracy Act -

Summary of Election-Related Ballot Measures for the November ballot -

Taiwan’s Crowdsourced Democracy Shows Us How to Fix Social Media - How hackers taught the government to embrace division-resistant politics. -

Polis -

Disinformation in Local Elections: How to spot it and what you can do -

Social Justice Film Festival -Voting Matters Live Panel -


Election Scenario Links:

The Election That Could Break America - If the vote is close, Donald Trump could easily throw the election into chaos and subvert the result. Who will stop him? -

What’s the worst that could happen? The election will likely spark violence — and a constitutional crisis -

The 10 Scariest Election Scenarios, Ranked -

Former Clinton adviser outlines top election scenarios -

Trump Supporters Disrupt Early Voting in Virginia -

Choose Democracy Pledge -

10 Things You Need to Know to Stop a Coup -

Hold the Line – A guide to defending democracy -*99GWCk0ikhUTzyZ4RRiOJw

Preventing a Disrupted Presidential Election and Transition -

How to Beat an Election-Related Power Grab - A two-session national workshop led by George Lakey & Zein Nakhoda -

FDF Events & Links:  

Democracy Happy Hours – Upcoming Topics:

  • 10/7 - Representation: Who's Really Represented?
  • 10/14 - Ballot Initiatives: The Pros & Cons
  • 10/21 - Civil Justice & Democracy
  • 10/28 - Early Voting Updates: How is it going?

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September 30, 2020
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