This testimony was provided during the first "Democracy Day" on February 25 in Brecksville, Ohio, stipulated as part of their citizens initiative passed by voters last November. The community forum lasted four hours. Dozens of people testified.
BRUCE DIXON of Black Agenda Report will lead off a high-powered teach-in about the Obama administration's wars abroad and their affects there and at home. Black Agenda Report was an early left-wing critic of the Obama campaign, pointing out the "imperial consensus" of both major parties' desire to control huge sections of the world at the expense of most inhabitants here and abroad.
Plans are underway for the 2010 Media Democracy Day - Chicago (MDD). The event will be on Saturday, November 6, 2010 in order to coincide with the parent event in Vancouver.
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