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Evangelical Leader Statement of Principles on Dreamers

The Evangelical Leader Statement of Principles on Dreamers was issued Oct 5, 2017.

Christians, like most Americans, recognize immigration policy is complex and the search for political consensus is difficult. While we feel the tension between our obligations to both Christian compassion and respect for the rule of law, we reject the idea that the two are irreconcilable. Accepting this false dichotomy perpetuates an immigration system which all Americans agree is broken...

Signatories included George Wood.

Democratic Agenda

More than 1,200 people attended the Democratic Socialist Organizing Committee initiated Democratic Agenda Conference held November 16-18, 1979, at the International Inn and Metropolitan AM Church in Washington 1 DC. The conference focused on "corporate power'; as the key barrier to "economic and political democracy," concepts many Democratic Agenda participants defined as "socialism.'

The Democratic Agenda meetings attempted to develop anti-corporate alternatives" through influencing the direction of the Democratic Party during the period leading to the July 1980 Democratic National Convention in New York.

Workshops included Wage Protection - George Wood, moderator; Day Creamer, Mary Keyserling, Earl Craig[1]

Constituency meetings included How to Build an Energy movement in the 1980s - George Wood, Central Illinois Energy Consumer Group; Paul Garver, chair, New American Movement Energy Commission; Fritjof Thygeson, New American Movement, former secretary, San Diego Energy Coalition.[[2]

References

  1. Information Digest, December 14, 1979, page 370/371
  2. Information Digest, December 14, 1979, page 372