Rootstrikers wants to end the corrupting influence of money in politics, hence their somewhat odd name which signifies striking at the root of the problem. They are planning a conference on Sat April 20 in San Francisco.
Speakers include Rootstrikes founder Lawrence Lessig, David Cobb of the Green Party, Ann Ravel of Chair of the California Fair Political Practices Commission, Buddy Roemer, Cent Uygur, and more.
Nearly 90% of Americans agree that we need to take action to stop government corruption. Dear 90% of America: This conference is for you.
On April 20, 2013 in San Francisco, California, Rootstrikers will convene activists, experts, and citizens of all political stripes to debate some of the most challenging questions about the reform this country needs. Whether you’re new to the issue and not sure where to start or still trying to understand the variety of solutions proposed to fight corruption, this event is your opportunity to find clarity and community.