Democracy Convention

Democracy is coming... to the U.S.A.

Bringing the inspiration of the Wisconsin protest wave -- from the occupation of the state's capitol to the recent national Democracy Convention in Madison -- to the planned October 2011 occupation of Freedom Plaza in D.C.: 


  • Ben Manski -- Executive Director of the Liberty Tree Foundation ( and cofounder of the Wisconsin Wave ( He is a member of the Move to Amend Executive Committee (
  • Margaret Flowers -- Nationally recognized Medicare for all, single-payer advocate and serves on the executive board of the October 2011 Coalition (
  • Brian Anders -- Homelessness and low-income housing activist and former coordinator of the Washington Peace Center. He is an active member of EmpowerDC (
  • Emma's Revolution -- Dancing on the edge of folk and pop there's a revolution: emma's revolution. "Bold, profound, moving, hilarious and transformative." The sound of passion in "deftly-turned phrases," songs imbued with hope, warmth and the "power and drive" to turn tears into laughter, cynicism into action. (
Event Date: 
Sunday, September 18, 2011 (All day)
Migrate: Start time: 
05:09 pm
Migrate: End time: 
08:09 pm