POINT LOMA & OB DEMS
By Point Loma Democratic Club
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The Point Loma Democratic Club is one of several clubs of the San Diego County Democratic Party. We were formed in 1954 to serve the Point Loma, Ocean Beach, and Loma Portal communities. We invite you to join us at our Events that are regularly held at the Point Loma Assembly, 3035 Talbot St, on Sundays from 4:00-5:30 PM
||ExplicitPodcast – Dr Cody Petterson – Democratic State of Play Moving into 2018||Local anthropologist Cody Petterson discussed the current state of play within the San Diego County Democratic Party. The overarching theme of his talk was the need for activists to transition from protest to power and to move from focusing on national||6/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast – Barbara Bry and Mary Walshok – The Evolution of San Diego’s Innovation Economy||We were delighted that club Patron and candidate for San Diego City Council District 1, Barbara Bry was a co-presenter at this meeting. Barbara has spent the last 30 years of her life helping to start companies and create jobs from her early days at CO||8/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast – Politics of Choice in San Diego, Why Planned Parenthood Matters||Nora Vargas led a wide-ranging discussion on the politics of choice in San Diego County, why Planned Parenthood matters, and plans for this election cycle. She also provided details on her start in San Diego activism and history with clubmember An||5/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast – Fight for $15 – Rabbi Laurie Coskey of the Interfaith Center for Worker Justice||Rabbi Laurie Coskey led an invigorating discussion on the fight for $15 and how the Point Loma Democratic Club can participate in passing the minimum wage ordinance and get more involved in exciting campaigns for economic sustainability. For more detail||12/1/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast – Short Term Rentals, WTF? – What’s the Future?||Omar Passons @omarpassons moderated a timely discussion of Short Term Rentals with a knowledgeable panel consisting of: Belinda Smith @lindismith, Short Term Rental Alliance of San Diego John Anderson @j_p_a_, North Park homemaker and AirBnB host Joe||8/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast – Labor and the Democratic Party||Gretchen Newsom organized our February meeting to delve into the nexus between Labor and the Democratic Party. We were privileged to have two fine speakers in Richard Barrera, Secretary-Treasurer/CEO at San Diego and Imperial Counties Labor Council and||7/16/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast – Sex Trafficking of Minors in San Diego||For those of you who missed our powerful May meeting on Sex Trafficking of Minors in San Diego, we’ve made a Podcast with the panelists introduced by Sarah Boot. Although the subject is disturbing it’s well worth a listen, and we encourage you to||6/16/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Local politics you can listen to on your own schedule
If you can’t make it to the meetings of the Point Loma Democratic Club now you can download recordings, and listen on your own schedule.
They regularly feature some of the most interesting and thoughtful political activists in the county.