For all sorts of reasons, the upcoming mid-term elections are attracting much more than the normal interest. Not only has there been a surge in progressive candidates nationwide but the lingering issues of technology and its powerful, and not always positive, role in elections looms larger than ever.
What do elections, these and those of the future, mean for our movements and what does technology and the struggle to preserve and democratize it have to do with them? What is our movement to do?
Several activists involved in electoral work, tech work and movement work in general will address this topic and talk with you about it.