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Film Screening

bma_screeningposterJoin the JwJ Healthcare Committee and KBOO Community Radio on Sunday February 10, 2019 for a screening and discussion of the film “Big Money Agenda” with guest speakers Patrick Starnes, a formal Oregon gubernatorial candidate who ran on a platform of campaign finance reform and getting big money out of politics; and Sam Metz, MD., who is with Physicians for a National Health Program and Mad as Hell Doctors, and will talk about the connection between big money in politics and the movement for single payer health care..

Doors at 6:30, film and program begin at 7pm.  $5-20 sliding scale, but at JwJ we never turn anyone away for lack of funds. Admission tickets available online and at the door.

The Clinton Street Theater is ADA accessible. English subtitles will be provided for the film, and upon request we will provide ASL interpretation for the discussion.

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To promote health care as a human right at the local, national and state level. To defend union health plans and fight for fair, equitable and comprehensive health care, covering everyone and paid for with public funds.



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