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These are both online and free!
Misinformation, Fake News and Political Propaganda
Thursday, March 10 6-7:30pm
[Sponsor: Oregon City Public Library]
“Very good, solid information – This is what all Americans need to know.”
“I consider myself a well-informed citizen but I learned a great deal of new information”
- Mainstream press and “fake news”
- Social Media posts
- Email clickbait
- Language / terminology
- Survey / poll questions
- Economic data
- Graphs and charts
- Finding good information
The Constitution: Fulfilling Democracy’s Promise? – Democracy, The Constitution and Representation
Saturday, March 23 7-8:30pm
[Sponsor Lake Oswego]
We’ll look at the Constitution’s creation, trace major changes to its interpretation, and examine its current structural limitations.
“Well organized, excellent information!”
“Loved it…well-rounded, wide array of examples!”
- Status of democracy
- Early America
- Forming a country / Bill of Rights
- Structural issues / representation
- Interpreting the Constitution
- Changes needed?