Category Archives: Meet Up Central – Iowa

The Progressive Iowa Network Organizing Summit

The Progressive Iowa NetworkOrganizing Summit Saturday, June 9, 2007 Iowa City Public Library123 S. Linn St.Iowa City, IA 52240 9 AM – 3PMAgenda:1.    Welcome2.    Introductions3.    Why a Progressive Network is important for Iowa4.    Democracy for America – Support for Iowa’s … Continue reading

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Establishing our Progressive Iowa Network (PIN) – Update

Establishing our Progressive Iowa Network (PIN) – Update By Caroline VernonThis Saturday, June 9th, progressive leaders, legislators and activists from various organizations across Iowa will come together for the first DFA-Iowa Networking Summit. We will be gathering at the Iowa … Continue reading

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Establishing Our Progressive Iowa Network (PIN) – Mark the Date!

Establishing our Progressive Iowa Network (PIN) – Mark the Date! By Caroline Vernon On Saturday, June 9th, progressive leaders, activists and legislators from across the state will converge on Iowa City for our first 2007 Democracy for Iowa Organizing Summit.  We … Continue reading

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DFA-Link: An Underutilized Tool (Setting up an Account)

  DFA-Link: An Underutilized Tool (Setting up an Account) By Alta Price Disclaimer – I don’t consider myself an expert in DFA-Link use. I am, however, starting to understand how useful it could be for online organizing since using it … Continue reading

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DFA-Link: An Underutilized Tool

Finding an Event By Alta Price I wanted to get this up ASAP to use for the Iowa Democratic Party State Convention this weekend in Des Moines. I have not been able to come up with a plan to get DFAers … Continue reading

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Democracy For Iowa Conference 2005

Democracy For Iowa Conference 2005 Notes by Aaron Wings, with additions and Workshop notes by Robin Roseman Report on DFIA Conference September 10, 2005 Iowa City OVERVIEW:   The morning sessions were very informational. What was most impressive was the … Continue reading

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Where DFA Meets the Anti-war Movement: Leave My Child Alone!

Where DFA Meets the Anti-war Movement: Leave My Child Alone! by Rebecca Romani, LeftTurn.org What happens when a warmongering government starts preying on its children?  The grassroots organize to stop it, that's what. It looked like any average parent meeting … Continue reading

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DFQC Meet Up January 6 Covers George Lakoff and The Importance of Framing

DFQC Meet Up January 6 Covers George Lakoff and The Importance of Framing A Message from Dr. Alta Price Hi everyone! I wanted to invite you to the Democracy for America/Democracy for the Quad Cities Meetup. This is one to … Continue reading

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DFA/DFIA Meet Up This Week

DFA/DFIA Meet Up This Week Wednesday Meet Ups Cedar Rapids Wednesday, Oct. 6, 7pm Brewed Awakenings Coffee Shop 1271 First Avenue SE.   Call 319-455-2855 with questions Des Moines Wednesday, Oct. 6, 7pm Java Joe's Coffeehouse 214 4th St (515) … Continue reading

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DFA/DFIA Meet Up This Week

DFA/DFIA Meet Up This Week Cedar Rapids Wednesday, Sept. 1 at 7:00 PM at Brewed Awakenings Coffeehouse – 1271 First Ave. SE Des Moines Grounds for Celebration, 2645 Beaver Ave, Des Moines, is the location. Wednesday, September 1, 7 pm … Continue reading

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