Knock Down the House Doc Discussion

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Registration for this event will close on April 13, 2021 @ 6:30pm.

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he documentary, directed by Rachel Lears, evolves around the 2018 congressional primary campaigns of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Amy Vilela, Cori Bush, and Paula Jean Swearengin. Four female candidates -- each driven by personal experience and hardship -- enter the 2018 race for Congress, challenging powerful incumbents for a spot at the table and a voice in government. This emotional documentary follows their campaigns.

Watch the video on your own on YouTube prior to the discussion, then join us in a Zoom discussion with Dr. Matthew Costello, Political Science Professor at Saint Xavier University.

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Meeting ID: 856 0576 0509
Passcode: 173585

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