Creating Democracy by Dismantling Oppression under Corporate Rule
Join Move to Amend’s Grassroots Volunteer Coordinator Keyan Bliss for an inspiring call-to-action and discussion on the nationwide movement to pass a 28th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution to end corporate constitutional rights as a step toward creating authentic democracy...for the very first time
➔ Learn the history and current examples of the relationship between many forms of oppression, the U.S. Constitution and Supreme Court decisions empowering corporations and disempowering people -- and what it will take to build a diverse democracy movement that results in justice, peace, sustainability and self-determination of all people, places and the planet.
➔ Discover why abolishing corporate constitutional rights is directly connected to reforming campaign finance laws, access to safe food, providing affordable health care, strengthening worker rights, transforming our criminal justice system, protecting the environment, and so much more…
➔ Find out about specific actions and how to make change in the Cleveland area!
Moderator: Anita R. Tobin, Ohio Regional Director - Hip Hop Congress, Poet & Writer
Panelists: Kareem Henton, Organizer, Black Lives Matter Cleveland
Taru Taylor, President and Founder of Black Belt Chess Academy, law school graduate
Free & open to the public
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Move to Amend is a coalition of over 460,000 people and hundreds of organizations committed to social and economic justice, ending corporate rule, and building a vibrant democracy that is genuinely accountable to the people, not corporate interests.
Sponsored by: Black Lives Matter Cleveland, Hip Hop Congress-Ohio, Move to Amend