First Wednesdays

Free Public Talks at Libraries around Vermont

Slow Democracy and the Power of Neighborliness

Author and advocate Susan Clark explains the Slow Democracy movement in which ordinary people mobilize to find local solutions to local problems. In the process some find they can bridge the “us-them” divide so prevalent in our national politics.

This video was recorded at the Ilsley Public Library in Middlebury on April 3, 2019.

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