Keeping workers in poverty is neither just nor moral: Tish O’Dell, Ohio Community Rights Network (Opinion)August 07, 2016 Why is fear being used to convince people that raising workers’ wages will bring down the city? Some of the arguments against raising the minimum wage are the same arguments that were made when talk of ending slavery surfaced back in the 1800s. It doesn’t take a Ph.D. economist to know that if you have “free” labor, prices can be cheaper and profits for corporations higher. Read Full Op-Ed... read more
OHCRN Statement: County Boards of Elections Attempt to Stifle Democracy: Meigs, Athens and Medina CountiesJul 15, 2016 Last summer, Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted claimed “unfettered authority” to block county charter initiatives banning fracking. Dozens of residents in four counties collected more than 12,000 signatures of people who wanted to vote on the measures. The Ohio Supreme Court slapped Secretary Husted’s wrist, denying him such authority. Now it it the local Board’s of Elections attempting to stifle the people’s voice and initiatives. Read full... read more
CELDF’s Tish O’Dell is speaking in Crawford County on the growing Community Rights Movement in Ohio. Fracking and its infrastructure are accelerating across the state, driven by the oil and gas industry, and Ohio communities have had enough.
Thursday, May 19 at 7:00 p.m.
Lowe-Volk Nature Center on SR 598 in Crawford County, in the Nature Center auditorium.
For more information contact Michael Veloff at email@example.com.
Thomas Linzey Stops on the 2015
Ohio Community Rights Tour:
November 12, 2015 7:00 PM Ohio Tour Youngstown
Youngstown, Youngstown State University
210 Lincoln Avenue, Cushwa Hall B100
November 13, 2015 7:00 – 9:00 PM OhioRevolt Athens
Athens, Ohio University, Morton Hall (East Green)
November 14, 2015 12:00 PM OhioRevolt Oberlin LWV
Oberlin, LWV Luncheon Oberlin Inn
7 N Main St, Oberlin, OH 44074
November 14, 2015 7:30 PM OhioRevolt Oberlin College
Oberlin, Oberlin College, Craig Lecture Hall
119 Wooldand Street Oberlin, OH 44074
November 15, 2015 1:30 PM OhioRevolt Defiance
Defiance, UAW Local 211 Union Hall
2120 Baltimore Street, Defiance, OH 43512
November 16, 2015 6:30 – 8:00 PM OhioRevolt Bowling Green
Bowling Green, Bowling Green State University,
Olscamp Hall, Room 117
November 17, 2015 12:00 P.M. OhioRevolt Columbus OSU
Columbus, The Ohio State University, Michael E. Moritz College of Law, William B. Saxbe Law Auditorium, Drinko Hall
55 W 12 Ave, Columbus, OH 43210
November 17, 2015 5:00 – 6:00 PM OhioRevolt Columbus Capital
Columbus, Capital University Law School
303 E. Broad Street, Room A-122, Annex Columbus, Ohio, 43215.
Parking is available in the lot off Capital Street which is the entrance that everyone will need to use. The lot is attached to the building.