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Daily Archives: August 12th, 2017

LIVE from Atlanta: Al Gore Takes the Stage for the Closing Plenary of Netroots Nation 2017

Excerpt: It’s a beautiful day in the Northwest, but we’re taking you to Atlanta, Georgia for our live coverage of Netroots Nation 2017. For the closing plenary this evening, attendees are hearing from former Vice President Al Gore, labor leader Dolores Huerta, civil rights leader Rev. Dr. Gerald Durley, NextGen America founder Tom Steyer and DACA […]
Written by:Kaylinne Shaffer
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Netroots Nation 2018 will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, from August 2nd-4th

Excerpt: It’s official: America’s largest annual gathering of progressives will be heading to the Big Easy next year during the first few days of August. Chuck Rocha, who memorably inspired attendees of Netroots Nation 2009 in Pittsburgh with a powerful, well-received speech, just announced onstage that New Orleans will be the host city for next year’s […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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LIVE from Atlanta: Netroots Nation hears from Ben Jealous and Elizabeth Warren

Excerpt: Good morning, and welcome back to our continuing live coverage of Netroots Nation 2017, taking place in Atlanta, Georgia. Attendees are once again coming together in the Centennial Ballroom for a morning plenary session with Elizabeth Warren and many other distinguished speakers. The Rev. angel Kyodo williams, author of Radical Dharma, returned to open the […]
Written by:David A Johnson
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