‘Killswitch’ Premiere w/ Lawrence Lessig and Marianne Williamson

The Seattle premiere of “Killswitch: The Battle to Control the Internet,” a new documentary with Harvard’s Lawrence Lessig (Republic, Lost: How Money Corrupts Congress—And A Plan To Stop Itand The USA is Lesterland), will explore the corrupting impact of money on democracy and the American media. Following the screening will be a discussion with Lessig and Marianne Williamson (A Return to LoveHealing the Soul of America) about the themes of the film and solutions to this looming national issue. Seattle-based advocacy groups will be present to inform the public about specific initiatives for local, state, and national reforms.



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June 04, 2015 at 5:30pm - 7pm
Town Hall
1119 Eighth Avenue (enter on Eighth Ave
Seattle, WA 98101
United States
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Joe Podorsek "I’m involved in Initiative 735 because the cost of elections means people are elected who do not represent my needs or the needs of the common good."
- Joe Podorsek, 84, retired Navy, Issaquah

Kaylee Mathews "I believe that everyone should have a voice, regardless of how much money they have, so I support Initiative 735."
- Kaylee Mathews, 22, massage therapist, Tacoma

Gary McCaig "I work on Initiative 735 because I love my great-grandchildren. Any change now, even a small change, will give them big benefits later."
- Gary McCaig, 67, retired, Lynnwood

Parker Muller "I volunteer for Initiative 735 because free and fair elections should be based off ideas and policies, not who has the bigger wallet."
- Parker Muller, 26, student, Richland

Maggie Sullivan "I support Initiative 735 because I want a political system where corporations can't buy politicians to do their bidding."
- Maggie Sullivan, 60, carpenter, Alger


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