General Meeting featuring Rep. Marcia Morey

Marcia MoreyMarcia Morey is a two-term House lawmaker from Durham County. The Progressive Democrat is a former judge, Olympian, and NCAA investigator. Join her for a look at how the NC Leigislative sausage is made …

Framing and Messaging: George Lakoff, Language, and Political Discourse

With Host David Mora Marin

David Mora Marín obtained his PhD in Linguistic Anthropology from SUNY-Albany in 2001. He is an Associate Professor at UNC (Linguistics Department), where he arrived in 2004. He specializes in the historical linguistics and ancient writing traditions of Mesoamerica, specifically the Olmec, Epi-Olmec, and Mayan cultural traditions, and in linguistic documentation. He teaches courses on linguistic fieldwork, sociolinguistics, language and power, historical linguistics, writing systems, and spoken Yucatec Maya, among others.

X-Team Meeting

Meeting of the Executive team of PDOC. All are welcome.

General Meeting

Presentation by Alex Schelle from the Alliance for Fair Food and the the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, a farmworker-led human rights organization about their fight to persuade Wendy’s to commit to human rights in its supply chain.

Then our own Tony Wikrent will give a presentation on How Government Creates Economic Progress, a fascinating look at economic policy and history!