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Sept. 24, 2020
8:00 PM (Eastern)

'Capturing the Flag' Screening and Discussion

Organizers: Feminist Majority Foundation, Ms. Magazine, Girls Learn International, Andrew Goodman Foundation and Common Cause

Register now for a virtual screening of "Capturing the Flag," a documentary that shares the story of three activists who worked to combat voter suppression in Cumberland County, N.C., in 2016, and a live town hall on how to make a difference during the 2020 elections season.

"Capturing The Flag" is an urgent cautionary tale that documents what's in store for the fast approaching election of 2020, and a close-up look of American democracy at its most vulnerable point. Through the intimate experiences of the film's citizen volunteers — and the hundreds of voters they try to assist — the human dimension of democracy comes into focus. The screening will be followed by a live town hall with:

  • Sylvia Albert, director of voting and elections at Common Cause;
  • Alexandria "Alex" Harris, executive director of The Andrew Goodman Foundation; and
  • Courtney Cardin, who directs nonprofit partnerships and influencer engagement for Power the Polls.
Location: Virtual
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