Category: Videos

  • Obamacare in Trump Country

    Obamacare in Trump Country

    At Sunday’s meeting with Stephen J Natoli, talking about his journey from Conservatism to Liberalism, one clubmember asked the question – why do voters vote against their own self-interest? Why did poor white voters, who gained access to health insurance under a Democratic administration, vote for Trump who promised to repeal their healthcare? This short Vox video […]

  • Dear Donald Trump

    Dear Donald Trump

    Video created by students from Point Loma High School in reaction to Trump’s election.    

  • Jun 25 – OB Street Fair

    Jun 25 – OB Street Fair

    It’s June again and instead of our regular meeting at the Point Loma Assembly we’ll be taking part in the OB Street Fair. Come along and meet your fellow clubmembers, elected officials and candidates. You can also help register new voters (training provided). We’ll be joined by members of the Democratic Woman’s Club of San […]

  • Dec 15 – San Diego Climate Action Plan Vote at City Council

    Dec 15 – San Diego Climate Action Plan Vote at City Council

    Tuesday Dec 15 is when the full City Council will vote on the Climate Action Plan to commit to 100% renewables by 2035 and to halve greenhouse gas emissions. If you can, join the historic decision Tues, Dec 15, 12:30pm Rally @ City Hall Plaza, then 2pm Council Hearing @ City Hall, 12th Floor, 202 […]

  • Dec 7 – Demand Presumptive Health Coverage for San Diego Lifeguards Today

    Dec 7 – Demand Presumptive Health Coverage for San Diego Lifeguards Today

    Ed Harris spoke to club members at the end of the Annual Holiday Party about the need to provide San Diego lifeguards with presumptive health coverage. The City Council will discuss this on Monday December 7, 2pm at City Council Chambers, 202 C St. If you can please attend, or call or email your City […]

  • Capital in the 21st Century with Thomas Piketty – Helen Edison Lecture Series

    Capital in the 21st Century with Thomas Piketty – Helen Edison Lecture Series

    Income inequality is not just a catch phrase, it is the focus of noted economist Thomas Piketty’s groundbreaking bestseller, “Capital in the Twenty-First Century.” Detailing the origins and the implications of our growing economic disparities, the book has earned Piketty comparisons to Adam Smith, John Maynard Keynes and Karl Marx from The New York Times. […]