Study Group: Practitioners in American Democracy

Date: 

Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Ash Center Conference Room, 124 Mount Auburn Street, Suite 200-North

Join Miles Rapoport, Senior Practice Fellow in American Democracy at the Ash Center, for a spring semester study group with practitioners in the field of democratic governance. Study group participants will hear from advocates, organizers, elected officials, and policy innovators, and have the opportunity to discuss the latest strategies and leading organizations promoting democratic institutions and norms. Study group sessions are open to all Harvard ID holders. Refreshments will be provided. 

The Battle over Voting Rights 2018

Allegra ChapmanThis fourth study group session will feature Allegra Chapman, Director of Voting and Elections, Common CauseCommon Cause has been at the forefront of democratic reform efforts for almost 50 years, including work to advance voting rights and fight efforts at voter suppression nationally and in 20 states around the country.  2018 will see hard-fought legal and political fights over voting from now until November. Allegra Chapman will discuss these fights from her front row seat.

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