Sunday September 15: First and most important: The presentation for our meeting on Sunday September 15 at 3 – 5 PM at Northumberland Library will be “Russian Election Interference: It’s About More Than Elections” by Col. Joe Schlatter (Ret.) and Dennis Dalpino, DOD (Ret.) using their career experience in the intelligence community to examine Russia’s cyber warfare against our democracy. Please plan to support our speakers, and invite your friends to join us.
Rappahannock Indivisible, We the People 7 PM at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 366 James Wharf Road will host 3 candidates for Commonwealth’s Attorney to present their thoughts and visions for an effective, fair and Just criminal justice system.
Northumberland Democrats at 7 pm at Northumberland Library. The speaker for this meeting is Supervisor Tommy Tomlin. Mr. Tomlin represents Northumberland County’s 4th District on the Board of Supervisors.
Climate March 11-2 in DC with Greta Thunberg. At this point we am not aware of any Northern Neck activities.
We the People March in DC with over 60 Solidarity Marches organizing throughout the US, but none at this point in Virginia. www.wethepeoplemarch2019.org Several of us will be staying at the JW Marriott if anyone wants to connect.
Farmers Market at Heathsville Voter Registration table 9am to 1pm — Rita Johnson, our Voter Registration chair, still has several shifts for members eligible to register voters. Please contact her at Rita@kaballero.com
Interracial Conversations at Mt. Olive Baptist. Potluck at 5PM, program at 6PM Dr. Soji Akomolafe, Chair of the Department of Political Science at Norfolk State University has agreed to lead the discussion on the Jim Crow laws and the continuing effects of the Jim Crow era, specifically, the implications for unequal justice under the law, societal stereotypes and barriers to advancement, and multi-generational wealth effects for black citizens.
Lancaster Democrats are sponsoring a “Meet the Candidates” at Kilmarnock Town Park with live music and refreshments from 5pm to 7pm.