Riki Ott, Marine Biologist, Activist, Environmentalist, Author in a Public Forum May 18th at UWT
The Tatoosh Group is Co-sponsoring an appearance by Riki Ott:
TACOMA, WASHINGTON Wednesday, May 18
Brown Bag Lunch Forum 12:30 UW - Tacoma Campus · Rm BH 106
Community Forum 6 PM (5:30 PM - Reception & Refreshments)Longshoreman's Hall, UW-Tacoma 1710 Market Street, Tacoma, WA
From oil spills to Move to Amend
- Riki Ott, Ph.D, marine biologist, environmental activist
- Craig Salins, Exec. Director, Washington Public Campaigns
- Todd Iverson, Co-founder of America In Solidarity and Pierce Progress and former candidate for Pierce County Council
Panelists from concerned Pierce County organizations will present ways they have been affected by the U.S. Supreme Court's Citizens United ruling. This decision has given corporations unfettered ability to spend money to influence elections, politicians, and legislation.
Both sides of the case for an amendment overturning the Supreme Court ruling will be presented. A discussion period will follow.
CO-SPONSORS: League of Women Voters of Tacoma/Pierce county The Sierra Club – Pierce Group Washington Public Campaigns · WashPIRG
CONTACT: Martin Nyberg 253-678-1975 Pierce County Chapter of Washington Public Campaigns
Download half-page flier (PDF)
For details, please contact Dorothy Walker.