2017 Upcoming Events
Monday, October 16, 6:00 – 7:50 p.m. Monthly Meeting of New Mexicans for Money Out of Politics featuring dialogue with NM Sec. of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver on campaign finance reform. Downtown SF Library, 145 Washington St, SF.
Wednesday, July 19, 6:00 – 7:45 pm. Monthly Meeting of New Mexicans for Money Out of Politics. LaFarge Library, 1730 Llano Street, SF.
Monday, June 19, 6:00 – 7:45 pm. Monthly Meeting of NM Money Out of Politics.
Now that we have completed the American Promise training on the 28th Amendment Initiative, New Mexicans for Money Out of Politics is returning to our regular monthly general meeting format. LaFarge Library, 1730 Llano Street, SF.
Saturday, March 18, 2:30 – 5:00 pm. A Sandoval County Gathering of Neighbors and Friends
FOR WINE, SNACKS, AND A DISCUSSION OF THE SERIOUS PROBLEM OF MONEY IN POLITICS
HOSTS: LISA AND GEORGE FRANZEN 13 CALLE PINON, PLACITAS; RSVP 867-0112
TOPIC: BREAKING BIG MONEY’S GRIP ON AMERICA IN THE AGE OF TRUMP—WORKING TOGETHER TO REVIVE OUR DEMOCRACY IN THESE CRITICAL TIMES
Meet Bruce Berlin, Santa Fe Activist, Author of “BREAKING BIG MONEY’S GRIP ON AMERICA” AND FOUNDER AND DIRECTOR OF THE NON-PARTISAN, GRASSROOTS ORGANIZATION, NEW MEXICANS FOR MONEY OUT OF POLITICS
Saturday, April 1, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm. 28th Amendment Initiative Free Training. Higher Education Building, 1950 Siringo Road, Santa Fe. New Mexicans for Money Out of Politics is partnering with American Promise, a national group that organizes and advocates for a 28th amendment to the Constitution to overturn the Supreme Court’s “Citizens United” decision. The training will provide information on how best to mobilize the political will necessary to ratify a constitutional amendment establishing once and for all that corporations are not persons and that money is not a form of speech. For more information or to RSVP, write to BreakingBigMoneysGrip@gmail.com.
2017 Past Events
Thursday, March 9, 6 pm. Big Money in American Politics, a free symposium by author Bruce Berlin. Highlands University, Las Vegas, NM.
2016 Past Events
Monday, December 12, 6:00 p.m. Democracy Organizing Committee Meeting. SF Downtown Public Library, 145 Washington Ave, Santa Fe, NM.
Sunday, November 20, 10:00 a.m. Reading, Talk & Book Signing by Author Bruce Berlin, Temple Beth Am, Philadelphia, PA.
Monday, November 14, 6:15 p.m. Democracy Organizing Committee Meeting. La Farge Library Community Room, 1730 Llano St., Santa Fe, NM.
Tuesday, October 18, 12:30 p.m. Reading, Talk & Book Signing by Author Bruce Berlin, Honors College Forum (Lower level, Student Health Center) University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.
Monday, October 17, 6:30 p.m. Democracy Organizing Committee Meeting. La Farge Library Community Room, 1730 Llano St., Santa Fe, NM.
Thursday, October 13, 5:30 p.m. Panel Discussion: Returning Democracy to We the People: a discussion about money in politics. Senator Tom Udall; Viki Harrison, Common Cause NM; and Bruce Berlin, author of Breaking Big Money’s Grip on America. Moderated by League of Women Voters New Mexico President Dr. Meredith Machen. Collected Works, 202 Galisteo St., Santa Fe.
Saturday, October 8, 5 p.m. Reading and Book Signing, Travel Bug, 839 S. Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM. 505-992-0418.
Thursday, September 29, 7 p.m. Reading and Book Signing, Big Blue Marble Bookstore, 551 Carpenter Lane, Philadelphia, PA. 215-844-1870
Saturday, September 17, 3 p.m. Reading and Book Signing. Taylor Ranch Branch of Albuquerque Public Library, 5700 Bogart NW, Albuquerque. 505-897-8816
Monday, September 19, 6:30 p.m. Santa Fe Democracy Organizing Committee (DOC) in the Community Room of La Farge Library, Llano Street, Santa Fe.
Jan 19th, 9 am: Radio interview with author Bruce Berlin on the Richard Eeds Show. 101.5 FM – Link to Podcast
Jan. 24th, 9 am: Radio interview with author Bruce Berlin on Transitions Radio with Alan Hutner. 98.1 FM – Link to Podcast: http://transitionsmedia.com/?powerpress_pinw=9931-podcast2 Transitions Radio show
Feb. 10th, 7 – 9 pm: Dinner and Discussion on “Breaking Big Money’s Grip on America” with author Bruce Berlin. La Cocina De Balam Restaurant, 1406 3rd Street, Santa Fe. For more info, call 820-0020 or 438-3356
Feb. 17th, 12 noon: Reading and Discussion on “Breaking Big Money’s Grip on America” with author Bruce Berlin. Jemez Room, Santa Fe Community College.
March 8th, 6:30 pm: Reading and book signing sponsored by Common Cause of Northern California , Noe Valley Library, 451 Jersey Street, San Francisco, CA 94114. Contact: Helen Grieco, Northern CA Common Cause Organizer, 415-531-1744 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to pre-order a book.
March 10th, 7 pm: Reading and book signing with author Bruce Berlin, Books Inc., 2256 Chestnut St., San Francisco, CA. Call 415-931-3633 for more information.
March 17th, 8 am: Interview on KFSR 101.1 FM, Santa Fe Public Radio, on the Radio Cafe with Mary-Charlotte about Breaking Big Money’s Grip on America. Here’s the link to the podcast of my Radio Cafe interview: http://www.santaferadiocafe.org/books/2016/03/17/bruce-berlin/
March 19th, 3 pm: Reading and book signing with author Bruce Berlin, Op.cit books, DeVargas Mall, Santa Fe. Call 505-428-0321 for more information.
April 3, 3 pm: Page 1 Bookstore Reading and Book Signing with author Bruce Berlin, Mountain Run Center, 5850 Eubank Blvd, Ste B-41, Albuquerque, NM. For more info, 505-294-2026
April 17, 11 a.m.: Reading & Discussion about the issues in my new book, “Breaking Big Money’s Grip on America: Working Together To Revive Our Democracy” at Journey Santa Fe, Collected Works, 202 Galisteo St., Santa Fe
June 14, 7 p.m.: Breaking Big Money’s Grip on New Mexico and America Program at Jean Cocteau Theater, Santa Fe, NM. Panel Discussion with State Sen. Peter Wirth; Heather Ferguson, Common Cause New Mexico; and author, Bruce Berlin. Followed by Q & A with the audience. Copy & paste link: http://www.jeancocteaucinema.com/theater/breaking-big-moneys-grip-on-america-and-new-mexico/
Monday, August 8, 6:30 p.m. Initial planning meeting of the Santa Fe Democracy Organizing Committee (DOC) in the Community Room of La Farge Library on Llano Street in Santa Fe.
Thursday, September 1, 5 p.m.: Reading and book signing with author Bruce Berlin, World Eye Bookstore, Greenfield, MA.