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Kaiserslautern Chapter 35th Anniversary Celebration

DEMOCRATS ABROAD GERMANY KAISERSLAUTERN CHAPTER
35th Anniversary Celebration
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Place: The Atlantic Academy, Lauterstraße 2, 67657 Kaiserslautern

Vote from Abroad! 35 Years of Democrats Abroad Kaiserslautern

Panel discussion (in English) followed by a reception.

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Kaiserslautern Chapter Wine Tasting and Lunch at Weingut Schlössel

Wine Tasting and Lunch October 5th

Weingut Schlössel in Kirrweiler near Neustadt

https://weingut-schloessel.eu/start/en/

The fee is €25 per person and includes wine tasting and lunch at the vineyard.

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Kaiserslautern Chapter's Annual Welcome Back After Labor Day Picnic and second Democrats Abroad Day

Be part of the celebration! Join us Saturday, September 7th from 1;00-4:00 p.m. for our annual After Labor Day Picnic. and the second Democrats Abroad Day! There will be lots to discuss as we get ready for the 2020 Campaign!

Bring a few new members and your favorite dish for the Potluck. 

Exact address will be sent when you RSVP.


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Special Event-Celebration of 100 Years Women’s Voting Rights in Germany and the USA

Join members of the Kaiserslautern Chapter at the Atlantic Academy’s Celebration of 100 Years Women’s Voting Rights in Germany and the USA/100 Jahre Frauenwahlrecht in Deutschland und den USA (in German)
Speaker: Dr. Anja Schüler (Heidelberg Center for American Studies)
Please RSVP to the Atlantic Academy (Tel. 0631/366100).

Women in the U.S. have the right to vote but we still need to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment! After the 100 Years Voting Rights program, we can discuss the ERA (Equal Rights Amendment) and what we can do to help pass it. Just one more vote is needed!

Organized by the Atlantic Academy in collaboration with the Business and Professional Women - Germany Club Kaiserslautern e.V. and the Kreisverwaltung Kaiserslautern Gleichstellungsstelle


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Michael Moore's "Farenheit 11/9" Film Showing in English, January 23rd at 6 p.m.

Special Event:                                                                                                                                                         Wednesday, January 23rd at 6:00 p.m. Michael Moore’s film “Fahrenheit 11/9”      Union Studio für Filmkunst, Kerststraße 24, 67655 Kaiserslautern                                               Join members of the Kaiserslautern Chapter at the Union Kino Kaiserslautern.                       (Usual Union Kino admission prices.)                                                                                                                    


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Kaiserslautern Chapter,January 26, 2pm, Spinnrädl-Chapter Chair Election

Time: Meeting starts at 2:00 p.m. Election  at 2:30 p.m.                                                                                                                                                                                                  Place: Spinnrädl Kaiserslautern, Schillerstraße 1, 67655 Kaiserslautern                                                                                                                                                           Easy Saturday parking at the Stiftsplatz Garage



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'We're gon' be alright.' Contemporary African-American protest music


Speaker: Prof. Lakeyta M. Bonnette-Bailey, Ph.D., Georgia State University

Date: December 11, 2018, Tuesday, 6-7:30 p.m.

Venue: TU Kaiserslautern, Building 57, Room 208/210 (Rotunde)

Organized by the Atlantic Academy  and TU Kaiserslautern


Black music has served as a resistance mechanism for African Americans throughout their history in the United States. Keeping in the tradition of music as a resistance mechanism, Hip-Hop culture has continued to fight against injustices and for political and social rights through the music and by using previously successful political models.  This talk will discuss ways in which you can incorporate Hip-Hop culture to discuss issues of social justice domestically and internationally.



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Let's Talk Diversity & the Workplace organized by the Atlantic Academy Kaiserslautern

Monday, October 29, 2018, 6pm-7.30pm Atlantic Academy, Lauterstraße 2 67657 Kaiserslautern

JOIN members of DAG Kaiserslautern  for an informal evening organized by the  ATLANTIC ACADEMY with drinks, snacks, and great conversation. RSVP to the Atlantic Academy.

Representatives from the U.S. foreign service and German institutions will discuss their workplace in the context of structures such as Glifaa: LGBT+ Pride in Foreign Affairs Agencies and other LGBTIQ+ organizations. How can large institutions support more diversity? What current challenges and opportunities present themselves to members of the LGBTIQ+ community in their professional career? What are similarities and differences between Germany and the United States?

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Kaiserslautern Chapter October 6th Meeting in Celebration of German-American Day

OCTOBER 6, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.
Join members of the Kaiserslautern Chapter in the Celebration of German American Day 2018 organized by the Atlantische Akademie Rheinland-Pfalz e.V. Deutschordensaal der Kreissparkasse Kaiserslautern, Am Altenhof 12/14. Please sign up by October 1st with the Atlantic Academy. If you are here during the Columbus Day Week-End, please join us!

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Kaiserslautern Chapter November 8th Meeting

 

NOVEMBER 8, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.
Midterm Elections Discussion
(Come whenever you can get there!)
SPINNRÄDL Kaiserslautern
Schillerstraße 1
67655 Kaiserslautern

RSVP

 

 

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