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Film Screening & Panel Discussion
Thursday, May 26, 2022 @ 6 pm PT
Join Fix Democracy First and Meaningful Movies Project for a special screening of Running With My Girls on Thursday, May 26th. This is a new documentary offering insight into women of color running for office. Following the film we'll have a panel discussion.
Panelists will include:
• Senator T'wina Nobles, 28th LD
• Representative Mia Gregerson, LD 33
• Port of Tacoma Commissioner Kristin Ang
View trailer @ https://www.runningwithmygirls.com/trailer
Taking on the entrenched political establishment in Denver, Colorado, five female activists decide to run for office as part of a grassroots movement to take back their city.
Tired of watching their communities be ignored and displaced, five women of color run for municipal office in Denver – one of the fastest gentrifying cities in the country. With only a fraction of the funds of their incumbent opponents, the women find power through their community and each other to run their grassroots campaigns.