6Sep2018 Canvassing For Candidates

David Orr Excerpt: Call & Response

C: Why are we here?

R: We are here because our political dialogue … has become coarse, dishonest and violent

C: Why are we here?

R: We are here to demand a response to an unprecedented attack by a foreign power on our electoral system

C: Why are we here?

R: We are here to counter the power and influence of “Dark Money” that has corrupted the political process and contaminated the very soul of democracy.

C: Why are we here?

R: We are here to oppose ongoing attempts to distort the will of the people by suppressing their right to Vote in fairly drawn voting districts.

C: Why are we here?

R: We are here to oppose a tax system that favors those needing no help and allows the unscrupulous to avoid paying their fair share …

C: Why are we here?

R: We are here to work for peace between peoples, factions, religions, ideologies, nations and between humankind and the web of life.

C: Why are we here?

R: We are here to enlarge the boundaries of democracy to embrace issues about the fate of the Earth we share with future generations.

C: Why are we here?

R: We are here … to affirm … that out of our differences, we are one people. … We are here to begin work to repair and strengthen our democracy.


Panel Discussion: CanvassIng in 2018 Mid-Term Elections:

Jim Street canvassing to flip the 8th Congressional District

Sara Baldwin, Suzanne Olsen & Mo Brink-Lund canvassing with David Domke's Common Purpose