Category Archives: From the Chair

Gerrymandering Forum

Attorney Mark Brewer will speak on “Ending Partisan Gerrymandering in Michigan: Reform Through the Courts and By Ballot Question” 9:30 a.m., Saturday, June 3, 2017, at Scholars Hall, Northwestern Michigan College, 1450 College Drive, Traverse City, MI. Brewer will discuss the serious problem of the partisan gerrymandering of Michigan’s congressional and legislative districts, among the worst gerrymanders in the nation.

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Dem Blast 3/16/2017

From Party Chair, Gwenne Allgeier Next week is a busy week!!  Great forums……mark your calendars!! Be sure to come to our Leelanau Democrats Forum on the importance of the media – see you thursday! Activist To Do:…..call Rep Bergman – we need a Town Hall; and…. repair, do not repeal, the ACA!!   202 225 4735 –

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Dem Blast

from Party Chair Gwenne Allgeier How many times since Nov 8 have we all said that we could NOT believe what was happening?  It is a scary time…..things are happening that we thought were impossible in our ‘democracy’…..and we now see what a government without oversight from another party can do…… Citizens are rising up all

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You are here: The Final Stages of Capitalism

Gwenne Allgaier writes: The final stages of capitalism, Karl Marx predicted, would be marked by global capital being unable to expand and generate profits at former levels. Capitalists would begin to consume the government along with the physical and social structures that sustained them. Democracy, social welfare, electoral participation, the common good and investment in

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