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March Meetup

  • Mar 8, 2014 · 2:00 PM
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Please read our attendance policy before RSVP-ing for this event.

Possible discussion topics*

Local / Tri-State: charter school battles; major prison and social justice reforms proposed in Albany; the alleged misappropriation of the Sandy relief funds in NJ.

National: the status of the Keystone XL pipeline project; yet another stagnant monthly job numbers; CPAC 2014, and Arizona's SB 1062.

International: conflict in Ukraine and civil unrest in Venezuela.

* Given the contemporaneous nature of the news cycle, new topics might be added or the existing topics might be edited, as needed. 



Here's a photo of the building entrance:

Once you enter the building, proceed to the banquet ("Amenities") room, as shown below:


The event is at a private venue, so all attendees will receive a message one day prior to the event with the building address and other relevant information.

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  • Sandy

    Interesting poltical mix of participants with a good moderator. Thanks Tom!

    1 · March 9, 2014

  • Brian

    Hey guys, it was so great meeting you all. I had an amazing time. Tom, you were a phenomenal moderator. I cannot wait until the next meeting! Hope you all have a wonderful week!

    2 · March 9, 2014

  • Yan W.

    This afternoon's event is beyond my expectation. Thomas did an excellent job in bringing up topics and organize the discussion.

    2 · March 8, 2014

  • Yen

    Sorry can't make it because family illness.

    March 8, 2014

  • Yan W.

    First time here. Is there a dress code for the event?

    March 8, 2014

    • thomas k

      No, not really -- welcome to the group!

      March 8, 2014

  • Hannah E

    How long does this event go? If I'm a little late, is that OK?

    March 7, 2014

    • thomas k

      It will wrap up around 5pm. No problem if you arrive a little late.

      March 8, 2014

  • thomas k

    An email sent to all attendees with the building address and other relevant information for tomorrow. If you did not receive the message, please let me know.

    March 7, 2014

  • thomas k

    Everyone is encouraged to suggest a discussion topic for the next meetup. You can post them here or at the "Suggestion Box." (

    1 · February 24, 2014

    • Yen

      "President Obama launching his #MyBrothersKeeper initiative to help more young men of color succeed:"­

      March 5, 2014

    • thomas k

      That's interesting -- many political commentators mentioned that this can be the trend in the future where the government partners with private foundations for the funding of civic programs.

      March 6, 2014

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