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  • Lake Forest Park

ONLINE: American Democracy’s Indigenous Roots and Future

History books teach us that the Founding Fathers birthed American democracy, but do not reveal the Indigenous sources of inspiration that guided their vision. The Haudenosaunee Confederacy’s Great Law of Peace—uniting six Nations in an alliance that predates the American Constitution by centuries—served as a powerful example to men such as Benjamin Franklin, who benefited […]

  • When
  • 10:30 am, Saturday
    November 13, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Lake Forest Park, United States
  • November 13
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  • Redmond

ONLINE: Whiskey and Wiretaps: The Northwest’s Rumrunning King

On Thanksgiving Day, 1925, Roy Olmstead was trapped by federal prohibition agents and their Tommy guns on a lonely Puget Sound dock. His reign as the Northwest’s most prolific bootlegger had ended. But big questions—political, cultural, and legal—remained. Why did Olmstead, the youngest lieutenant in Seattle Police Department history, form a secret gang to take […]

  • When
  • 10:30 am, Saturday
    November 13, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Redmond, United States
  • November 13
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  • Tieton

IN PERSON: The Art of Rebellion: Social Justice and Chicana/Chicano Visual Arts

How has art has been used to mobilize communities and disseminate messages of social justice? Is art just a commodity that is only accessible to the elite? How has the idea of “art for the people” shifted the way we look at art? In this talk, Chicano artist Jake Prendez traces the history of social […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Saturday
    November 13, 2021
  • Where
  • Mighty Tieton Warehouse
    608 Wisconsin Ave
    Tieton, WA 98947 United States
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