“Hubert H Humphrey: The Art of the Possible” film

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    The Tanque Verde Valley Democratic Club and LD 9 Democratic Committee invite you to join us at a screening of “Hubert H Humphrey: The Art of the Possible.”

    Humphrey’s most enduring achievements were in the areas of civil and human rights. Propelled to party prominence during the 1948 Democratic National Convention, the 37-year-old mayor of Minneapolis delivered an historic speech directly challenging the racist leadership of the U.S. Senate. Almost two decades later, Humphrey’s extensive network of church and civil rights leaders helped him to break the longest filibuster in senate history, resulting in the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

    Food and drinks available, please join us for our first joint fundraiser and to learn more about this amazing Democrat.

    Doors open: 6:30 pm
    Movie: 7:00 pm
    Tickets:  $20.00
     
    * Norman Sherman, a member of Vice President Humphrey’s staff
    will be with us to answer questions.

    Phone Number: 520-609-7641
    Address: 4001 E Sunrise Dr
    City: Tucson
    Zip: 85718

    from www.pimadems.org website.

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    Carolyn Classen
    Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for Tucsoncitizen.com for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, www.southernazjapan.org (since Jan. 2013).

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