You are invited to a DEMOCRACY SCHOOL

 
“RETHINKING CORPORATIONS, RETHINKING DEMOCRACY”
 
Presented  by  Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund
 
Friday, May 17th 6:30-9:30 P.M., Saturday, May 18th 9-5P.M
 
Unitarian Universalist Church on  Route 68  approximately  2 miles south of Yellow Springs,  Ohio
 
Teachers: Emelyn Lybarger and Chad Nicholson        
 
An enlightening walk through American History, revealing the roots of corporate personhood.  Explore how it came to be that corporations have more rights  than American people.  Learn how communities across the nation are challenging corporate constitutional privilege.  A chance to reframe ideas about how to protect local rights and the environment – a toolkit to act locally.
 
Cost$125 – includes lunch and curriculum book
 
We will reserve some space for students and others in need at a discount.  Donations above the registration fee will be appreciated to fund scholarships. 
 
Registration Deadline:  Wednesday May 1st
To register, sponsor a student or donate to scholarship fund,  please send name, address, email and phone number with your check payable to Dimi Reber at  180 Park Meadows Drive, Yellow Springs, Ohio 45387
 
For further info and inquiries about scholarships, discounts, donations,  sponsoring a student and housing,  contact Dimi Reber-937 767-1078 – or dimireber@rocketmail.com
Democracy School in Yellow Springs  is sponsored in part by: Antioch University Midwest Sustainability Program, Social Justice Committee of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Yellow Springs ,GODAE, and Greene Environmental Coalition
Community Environmental Legal Defense fund is a national organization that has assisted more than 100 communities in the U.S. to draft ordinances to protect them from fracking, factory farms, GMO’s, pollution of drinking water, and civil rights abuses.
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