Take Back America 2007 Sessions

Session Grid

Time Session Name Track Location Attending?
11:00 AM
Ends: 12:15 PM
Our Time Has Come
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4.0 stars
Crystal Ballroom Log in
12:30 PM
Ends: 2:00 PM
Lunch Plenary, Apollo: New Energy and New Jobs
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International Ballroom Log in
12:45 PM
Ends: 1:45 PM
Global Warming And Voter Apathy - Inextricable Linkage
It's true. America's political inaction on the climate crisis shares an institutional cause with the growing ranks of apathetic voters. Indeed, our countrymen are more and more ...

3.0 stars
Self-Organizing Session Room 1 Log in
12:45 PM
Ends: 1:45 PM
How to use the TBA 2007 website to follow all the action at the event
This year, Take Back America has partnered with Confabb.com to bring you a new, fully interactive conference experience. Join us to learn how to use all of the the social media,...

Self-Organizing Session Room 2 Log in
2:15 PM
Ends: 3:30 PM
The War of Ideas: A Real Security Agenda for America
Session Videos


Lincoln Room Log in
2:15 PM
Ends: 3:30 PM
The War of Ideas: How Conservatism Has Failed
Session Videos
Featuring "CPAC: The Unauthorized Documentary" by Max Blumenthal, The Nation

Monroe Room Log in
2:15 PM
Ends: 3:30 AM
The War of Ideas: New Economics


Jefferson Room Log in
2:15 PM
Ends: 3:30 PM
A Winning Candidacy: The Phases of a Successful Campaign


Progressive Majority: Candidate and Elected Official Log in
2:15 PM
Ends: 3:30 PM
Making the Decision to Run: Is My Time Now?


Progressive Majority: Leadership Development Log in
2:15 PM
Ends: 3:30 PM
Developing a Fail-Safe Message and Stump Speech


Progressive Majority: Leadership Development Log in
2:30 PM
Ends: 3:30 PM
The Impeachment Process
This session will provide information about the impeachment process and provide a forum to discuss the possibility of impeaching current officials.

5.0 stars
Self-Organizing Session Room 1 Log in
2:30 PM
Ends: 3:30 PM
Clean & Fair Elections Now
You know the problem - campaign cash is the currency of our democracy. Money drowns out the votes and voices of ordinary Americans resulting in policies that benefit the wealthy...

Self-Organizing Session Room 2 Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Women Rising: The Issues that Count


Monroe Room Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Out of Iraq: What Comes Next?
Session Videos


Jefferson Room Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
The New Progressive Majority
Session Videos


Lincoln Room Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
We've Got Issues: Young People in Action


5.0 stars
Georgetown Room Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Voicing Your Values: How to Talk About Progressive Issues


Progressive Majority: Candidate and Elected Official Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Campaign 101: The Phases of a Successful Campaign


4.0 stars
Progressive Majority: Leadership Development Log in
3:45 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Politics the Wellstone Way: Field and Base Vote Organizing


Progressive Majority: Leadership Development Log in
4:00 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Conservatives are to Supply-Side Economics as Progressives are to ________?
You probably have never heard of Dan Ancona. But you may have never heard of Russell Kirk either, and his writings in the 1950s helped » Add your review
Self-Organizing Session Room 1 Log in
4:00 PM
Ends: 5:00 PM
Reaching the Public
Ways to reach the public to promote core progressive values and create DEMAND for progressive ideas and candidates.

Self-Organizing Session Room 2 Log in
5:00 PM
Ends: 5:15 PM
Book Signing


Exhibit Hall Log in
5:15 PM
Ends: 6:15 PM
Creating a National Popular Vote for President: Organizing Insurrection in "Spectator States"
Maryland State Senator Jamin Raskin and Ryan O'Donnell of FairVote will discuss the exciting campaign for a National Popular Vote, which was just passed into law in the state of...

Self-Organizing Session Room 1 Log in
5:15 PM
Ends: 6:15 PM
Election Protection 2008
We'll review the challenges we face with electronic voting machines, caging lists, voter intimidation and so much more in 2008. We'll organize to protect the vote.

3.0 stars
Self-Organizing Session Room 2 Log in
6:00 PM
Ends: 7:00 PM
Progressive Majority Reception


Jefferson/Lincoln Rooms Log in
6:30 PM
Ends: 8:00 PM
Barbecue Dinner


Gazebo (Rain location: Back Terrace) Log in
6:30 PM
Ends: 7:30 PM
The Quiet Revolution: Combating the Right Wing Attack on our Constitutuion
Film-screening and discussion. Hosted by Emmy award-winning actor Bradley Whitford, Quiet Revolution is a short documentary that features congressional leaders like Barack O'bam...

Self-Organizing Session Room 1 Log in
6:30 PM
Ends: 7:30 PM
Do You Want a New U.S. Foreign Policy?
Join Foreign Policy In Focus and the Institute for Policy Studies in a discussion of how to take back American foreign policy. Americans went to the polls last November to elect...

Self-Organizing Session Room 2 Log in
8:00 PM
Ends: 9:30 PM
The New Populist Energy
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4.0 stars
International Ballroom Log in
9:30 PM
Ends: 12:00 AM
Film Night: Taxi to the Dark Side
Alex Gibney examines the Bush administration's policy on torture in his film Taxi to the Dark Side which investigates the death of an Afghani taxi driver who died from in...

Georgetown Room Log in
9:30 PM
Ends: 12:00 AM
Film Night: Lift the Ban
Robert Greenwald and Brave New Foundation present the world premier of Lift the Ban, which tells the story of Stephen Benjamin who served in the Navy as a much need Arabi...

Monroe Room Log in
9:30 PM
Ends: 12:00 AM
Party: Next Generation Leaders Late Night
Sponsored by Young People For, Living Liberally, and Progress With Friends Featuring "Greyhound Diaries"-a rolling snapshot in words, images, and song of people struggling to...

Back Terrace Log in
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