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Let’s get organized, Athens! Licata—a former Seattle city councilman and author of Becoming a Citizen Activist: Stories, Strategies and Advice for Changing Our World—is an expert on how to effectively lobby for progressive policies. Licata will lead a discussion entitled “Building a Better Athens: A Community Conversation About Local Governance and Action” with a diverse panel including ACC Commissioner Melissa Link, Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement leader Mokah Jasmine Johnson, artist and activist Broderick Flanigan, school board member Ovita Thornton and Athens for Everyone President Tim Denson. The talk is sponsored by Avid Bookshop.
Author and former Seattle City Council member Nick Licata will host a panel with Melissa Link, Mokah Jasmine Johnson, Broderick Flanigan and more. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.