PAST Monthly Meetings
June 19, 2021
Here is text from the Juneteenth Presentation by Madeleine Rae Gill.
March 20, 2021
Newly elected Sheriff Mike Gleason talked about his plans for his office and his policies for the City.
February 20, 2021
Ron L. Swain discussed the challenges of racial injustice and inequality in Georgetown, particularly as it relates to the educational benchmarks of at-risk students in all Georgetown schools. Ron is Director of Transformative Missions at First United Methodist Church, founder/convener of Courageous Conversations, and past president of the Georgetown Ministerial Alliance (2016-2017).
January 9, 2021
Charles Guerrier, who began his 50-year legal career working on gender-equity issues, discussed the history of the modern women's rights movement, the legal concepts that supported that movement, and how the conservative interpretation of "textualism" and "originalism" threaten the gains achieved since 1971.
November 18, 2020
The November 18 Monthly Meeting featured a presentation by Mike Clark-Madison, news editor of the Austin Chronicle, summarizing the election results and the next steps. Click the link below to see the PowerPoint