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Town Hall for the Green New Deal

June 23 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

The Town Hall will present experts on the Federal proposal and how it might work in Columbus. Dr. Fadhel Kaboub, economics professor at Denison University, will present an overview of the Resolution, including the Job Guarantee program. Cathy Cowan Becker, leader of the Sierra Club’s Ready for 100 Campaign in Columbus, will discuss on the ground movements in central Ohio. Terry Hermsen, leader of a strategic effort to create a Hub for local organizations addressing the climate crisis, will moderate the discussion, Q&A discussion will take place after the presentations.

Simply Living is sponsoring the event with the Justice Action Ministry of the First Unitarian Universalist Church. Co-sponsors include the Sierra Club and Ready for 100 Campaign; Progressive Democrats of America, Columbus Chapter; Central Ohio Move To Amend, Ohio Sustainable Business Council, Citizens Climate Lobby, Columbus Chapter; the Central Ohio Transition Hub, and more will be announced.

A reception with light refreshments will take place in Fellowship Hall from 5 – 5:45 pm.

Good will donation. $10 suggested or pay what you wish. Please RSVP on Eventbrite. Updates on Facebook and Meetup.

Questions? Contact [email protected] or call 614-354-6172

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Date:
June 23
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Cost:
$10
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Simply Living
Justice Action Ministry of UU Church

Venue

First Unitarian Universalist Church
93 W Weisheimer Rd
Columbus, 43214 United States
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