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January Book Club


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Our Time Is Now


by Stacey Abrams
Image of Stacey Abrams



Please note: This meeting has been moved to TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1 at 6:30 pm.

"This is a narrative that describes the urgency that compels me and millions more to push for a different American story than the one being told today. It's a story that is one part danger, one part action, and all true. It's a story about how and why we fight for our democracy and win."

Celebrated national leader and bestselling author Stacey Abrams offers a blueprint to end voter suppression, empower our citizens, and take back our country. A recognized expert on fair voting and civic engagement, Abrams chronicles a chilling account of how the right to vote and the principle of democracy have been and continue to be under attack. Abrams would have been the first African American woman governor, but experienced these effects firsthand, despite running the most innovative race in modern politics as the Democratic nominee in Georgia. Abrams didn’t win, but she has not conceded. The book compellingly argues for the importance of robust voter protections, an elevation of identity politics, engagement in the census, and a return to moral international leadership.

Our Time Is Now draws on extensive research from national organizations and renowned scholars, as well as anecdotes from her life and others’ who have fought throughout our country’s history for the power to be heard. The stakes could not be higher. Here are concrete solutions and inspiration to stand up for who we are―now.




For more information contact:
Maureen Kinney
kinneymaureen6@gmail.com


When:
Tuesday, February 1, 2022, 6:30 PM until 8:00 PM
Where:
The January Book Club will meet via Zoom. The link will be sent in your registration confirmation.

Additional Info:
Category:
Book Club
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
No Fee