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    Wow, What a Celebration!

    We were so gratified by the 110 people who joined us on Sunday, Jan. 24 for Granny D Day! Great music, stories and calls to action by our generous speakers. A special thanks to Professor Larry Lessig and 350 founder Bill McKibben, who stepped in on short notice for the under-the-weather Bill Moyers, who sent his best to all of you by email.

    If you missed the presentation, take few minutes this weekend to listen to this wonderful presentation.

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  • Are you prepared to vote in the NH state primary on Sept. 8

    Have you planned how you're going to vote safely on September 8 in NH's state primary?

    You have options if you act quickly.



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  • Aug. 8th in Keene - Join us for the Granny D Memorial Walk

    Join us Aug. 8th for the annual Granny D Memorial Walk, celebrating "100 Years of Women Walking for Democracy"  -- 

    Go HERE for more info and for the mandatory online registration! 

    Walk - Rally - Ice Cream!

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  • Walk this Sunday to Inform Voters About Absentee Voting

    Walk this Sunday to Inform Voters About Absentee Voting


    PORTSMOUTH—Recent COVID-19 accommodations by New Hampshire's Secretary of State and Attorney General allow for voters to use an absentee ballot for the Sept. 8 state primary and Nov. 3 general elections. The problem is, most voters don't know that's an option.

    Sunday, July 5, volunteers with Open Democracy, a New Hampshire nonprofit which works on voting rights, money-in-politics and campaign finance reform, will be holding signs in and around Portsmouth to help spread the word, and will even have absentee ballot applications for anyone who wants one. All volunteers holding signs will be socially distanced and be wearing masks. Anyone wishing to help hold signs may meet for instructions at 2 p.m. Sunday at Lafayette Plaza, 775 Lafayette Rd, then be dispersed to other locations around the city.

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  • Hear the latest Open Democracy Minute!


    Every Monday, Open Democracy produces the Open Democracy Minute, a 90-second radio short on a Democracy Reform topic.   Over 40 of these have been distributed in the last year, with topics ranging from redistricting, to the effort to overturn Citizens United, to voter-owned honest elections.     Click "Continue Reading" below to find out how to listen, or subscribe to the podcast.


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