March 2021 Newsletter

Democrats Abroad Germany Stuttgart Chapter

March 2021 Newsletter

 

Dear Friend,

Spring is in the air! March is National Women’s History month and our history is rich with dedicated, enduring, brilliant women.

There is a lot of interesting literature to delve into this month and these are among some of the many inspiring titles:

  1. Pope Joan, by Donna Woolfolk Cross
  2. Wollstonecraft, by Sylvana Tomaselli
  3. We Are Not Born Submissive, by Manon Garcia
  4. Forging The Franchise, by Dawn Langan Teele
  5. Women Don’t Ask, by Linda Babcock & Sara Laschever
  6. For The Many, by Dorothy Sue Cobble
  7. Prayers For The Stolen, by Jennifer Clement
  8. The Underground Girls of Kabul, by Jenny Nordberg
  9. Headstrong, by Rachel Swaby
  10. Becoming, by Michelle Obama
  11. On a Farther Shore, by William Souder
  12. No Higher Honor, by Condoleezza Rice

 

This coming Friday, March 12 at 7 pm, we are holding our Stuttgart Chapter Meetingand bi-annual chapter elections. Please join us for an interesting evening!

On March 20, we are holding our DAGAnnual General Meeting to review our 2020 efforts, discuss what lies ahead and elect a 2021-2023 DA Germany Executive Committee. All RSVP’s received by 12:00pm CET of that day are eligible to vote.

Raffle tickets are being sold and great prizes will go to the lucky raffle buyers!

 

Meet the Candidate Sessions:

 

The many DA Caucuses are also holding interesting events:

Asian-American & Pacific Islander Caucus:

Black Caucus:

Hispanic Caucus:

Progressive Caucus:

Veteran’s and Military Families Caucus:

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Day (with Women’s Caucus)—April 6, 6pm

Women’s Caucus:

  • Women’s History Month Speaker Series with Katherine Spillar—March 8, 7pm

Youth Caucus

 

Support DA Germany

As an entirely volunteer-run and donation-funded organization, your financial support allows us to do our important work—getting Americans overseas voting. Contributions of any size are greatly appreciated!

Account name: Democrats Abroad Germany

IBAN: DE04 5405 0220 0140 2702 99

BIC: MALADE51KLK

 

For those of you looking for a great gift or would like to show your support by purchasing some of our DAG merchandise, there are many different items to choose from. All proceeds benefit DA Germany and help us get out the vote!

Don’t forget to go to votefromabroad.orgto request your ballot for this year (especially if you live in NJ or VA, you have state elections this year!), you have to do this every year to be eligible, and down-ballot elections are crucial to our success.

Wishing you a happy start of spring!

Democratically yours,

 

Sasha Arrington, DAG-Stuttgart Interim Chapter Chair