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Monday, March 9, 2020

Challenges to Democracy


Doors Open: 1:30 PM
Program Starts: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM

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Place: Temple Beth El, Social Hall
3055 Porter Gulch Rd, Aptos
Accessibility: Wheelchair, Restrooms, Parking

1:30 - 2:00 p.m. Nosh and Schmooze (tea & cookies provided)

2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Featured Presentation

A Presentation by:

Robert Kibrick, Research Astronomer at University of California Lick Observatory

Democracy in America is currently challenged on many fronts, including an increasingly divided electorate, hyper partisanship, and the ongoing risk of foreign interference.

But beyond these concerns, the underlying machinery of democracy itself faces a broad range of threats, including insecure and unverifiable voting systems, gerrymandering, and voter suppression.

Free and open to the public

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Admission: No Charge