Category: 2020 Newsletters

La Jolla Democratic Club Newsletter

September 2020 The LJDC Monthly MeetingSunday, September 13, 20202 – 4:30 pm Our speaker for our next LJDC Zoom meeting is Will Rodriguez-Kennedy, chairman of the San Diego County Democratic Party and the California State Young Democrats.Mr. Rodriquez-Kennedy has held

LJDC September Book Recommendations

This Month’s Book Recommendations Caste: The Origins of Our Discontentsby Isabel WilkersonRandom House (August 4, 2020) 496 pagesIn this brilliant book, Isabel Wilkerson gives us a masterful portrait of an unseen phenomenon in America as she explores, through an immersive,

LJDC August Book Recommendations

This Month’s Book Recommendations  Marchby John LewisTop Shelf Productions (September 6, 2016 ) 128 pages Congressman John Lewis (GA-5) is an American icon, one of the key figures of the civil rights movement. His commitment to justice and nonviolence has

LJDC General Meeting – August

La Jolla Democratic Club Newsletter August 2020 PROGRAM:Former S.D. City Attorney Mike Aguirre will speak on the move to create a Publicly-owned gas & electric utilities in San Diego to replace San Diego Gas & Electric investor-owned utilities, and his

LJDC – July Book Recommendations

Set the Night on FireL.A. in the Sixtiesby Mike Davis and Jon WienerVerso (April 14, 2020) 800 pages Los Angeles in the sixties was a hotbed of political and social upheaval. The city was a launchpad for Black Power—where Malcolm

LJDC General Meeting – July

La Jolla Democratic Club Newsletter July 2020 Endorsements for the July Meeting:We will consider an endorsement in the City Attorney’s race between Cory Briggs and City Attorney Mara W. Elliott. Cory Briggs has agreed to attend and Mara Elliott has

LJDC June Book and Film Recommendations

This Month’s Book and Movie RecommendationBy Marcia Bookstein Why You Should Be A Socialistby Nathan J. RobinsonAll Points Books (December 10, 2019)336 pages I finished Capital in the 21st Century on Wednesday the 13th, at 11:03 a.m.  I celebrated in

LJDC General Meeting – June

Hello La Jolla Democratic Club Members,Hope all is healthy and well with you and all members of your family and friends. It is exciting to be alive at this particular time in history for we will see whether the Democrats

LJDC April Book Recommendations

This Month’s Book Recommendation Facing the Climate Emergency: How to Transform Yourself with Climate Truth by Margaret Klein SalamonNew Society Publishers (April 21, 2020) 160 pages Face the truth of climate change, accept your fears, and become the hero that

LJDC General Meeting – May

La Jolla Democratic Club Newsletter May 2020 Hello La Jolla Democratic Club Members, Hope all is healthy and well with each and every one of you in this very challenging time. I’m writing to let you know the LJDC Executive