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Brazilian Elections & the Threat to Democracy with Civil Rights Activist Gary Dotterman

When: Sunday, October 28, 2018, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street, 2nd floor • Boston
"Brazilian Elections & the Threat to Democracy"
with Civil Rights Activist Gary Dotterman

Gary Dotterman, the former director of the CME, currently lives in Minas Gerais, Brazil. The region boasts the largest concentration of industrial workers in the Western Hemisphere, including the biggest integrated steel plant and massive mines. With Brazil in economic and political crisis, the Communist Party of Brazil (PCdoB) is organizing, and running candidates.

Gary W. Dotterman was a UMass-Boston political science professor and Communist Party USA member. As a youth Dotterman joined the Tulsa NAACP Youth Council and the local CORE. Dotterman who is from Tulsa Oklahoma served three tours in Vietnam. In 1966 Dotterman was involved in the Oklahoma Vietnam Veterans Against the War and worked on political campaigns in Oklahoma for George Nigh, Fred R. Harris and J. Howard Edmundson. Dotterman is a founding member of the Massachusetts Communist Party and he is the former  Director of the Center for Marxist Education. He has retired to Brazil with his husband.

Small elevator, wheelchair accessible.
CCB is located near the Orange line-Back Bay or the Green line-Copley T Stops.
On Street Parking and at Back Bay Parking Garage, 199 Clarendon Street.
Discount Vouchers available for parking in the garage.
Community Church of Boston is located at 565 Boylston Street, 2nd fl., Boston, MA 02116
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