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Tentative Schedule for

Friday Night, Sept. 12, at the Barrymore:

6:30 - 6:50: Raging Grannies in the foyer of the Barrymore singing

7:00: Welcoming remarks from Ed Garvey, Dave Zweifel, and Ruth Conniff

7:15: Paul Soglin

7:25 - 7:40: Anne Feeney (music)

7:45: Rep. Mandela Barnes

7:55: Rep. Diane Hesselbein

8:00: Rep. Melissa Sargent

8:05: Rep. Chris Taylor

8:15 - 8:30: Solidarity Singers

8:30 - 8:40: Christine Neumann-Ortiz

8:45: Lisa Graves

8:55: Sean Michael Dargan (music)

9:10: Chris Hedges hello

9:15: John Nichols hello

9:20: Bernie Sanders hello

9:30 - 10:00: Will Durst comedy act

Tentative Schedule for

Saturday, Sept. 13, at Baraboo:

9:00: Welcome from Ed Garvey, Dave Zweifel, and Ruth Conniff

9:15: Robert McChesney

9:25: Michael Copps

9:30: Sen. Tammy Baldwin (invited)

9:45: George Martin and Julie Enslow (dramatic reading)

10:00: Rep. Mark Pocan

10:15: Kevin Alexander Gray

10:35: Lisa Graves

10:50: The Raging Grannies

11:00: Mary Burke (introduced by John Matthews)

11:20: Solidarity Singers

11:30: Bad River Chief Mike Wiggins

11:45: Angela Vasquez Trudell (poet)

12:00: Chris Hedges

12:15: Anne Feeney (music)

12:30: Break-Out Sessions

1:30 - 2:00: The Kissers perform

2:00: Bernie Sanders

2:30: Will Durst

2:40: Karen Lewis

3:00: Ruth Conniff

3:15: Anne Feeney

3:25: Mike McCabe

3:35: Sean Michael Dargan

3:45: John Nichols

4:15: Closing from Ruth Conniff and Ed Garvey

4:45 - 5:30: Getaway Drivers concert

Break-Out Sessions:

  1. Belle Case La Follette—Nancy Unger:
    • Kelly Parks Snider--Art
  2. Poverty and Racial Disparities:
    • Nino Amato
    • Gwen Jones
    • Alex Gee
  3. Media Reform:
    • Michael Copps
    • McChesney
    • John Nichols
  4. Fighting ALEC and the Koch Brothers:
    • Lisa Graves
    • Mary Bottari
    • Nick Surgey
  5. Getting Your Message Across:
    • Amitabh Pal
    • Roger Bybee
    • Scott Wittkopf
    • Doug Cunningham
  6. Defending Public Education:
    • Ruth Conniff
    • Scot Ross
    • John Matthews