Category: 2020 Newsletters

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

LJDC – MArch Book Recommendations

This Month’s Book RecommendationsThe Ones We’ve Been Waiting For: How a New Generation of Leaders Will Transform America, by Charlotte AlterViking (February 18, 2020) 368 pagesA new generation is stepping up. There are now twenty-six millennials in Congress–a fivefold increase gained

LJDC General Meeting – March

The LJDC Monthly MeetingSunday, March 8, 20202 – 4:30 pm The Program: Super Tuesday Review and DiscussionA Discussion of the March 3rd Primary Election results by members of the La Jolla Democratic Club and a panel of experts headed by Cody Petterson,

LJDC January 2020 – Book and Movie Recommendations

This Month’s Book and Movie Recommendations The Great Hack, by Karim Amer, Jehane Noujaim If you’d rather not think about how your life is locked in a dystopian web of your own data, don’t watch the new Netflix documentary *The Great Hack*.But

General Meeting LJDC

The LJDC Monthly MeetingSunday, January 12, 20202 – 4:30 pm Bird Brains,Inside the Strange Minds of Our Fine Feathered Friends  Presented by LJDC member Budd Titlow  It will be a beautiful photographic slide presentation of Budd’s personal story of his