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Learn all about the Presidential Elections

Our school program the Quincy Club is back on the road! The coming weeks Albertine Bloemendal will visit around 20 high schools in the Netherlands to teach about the upcoming presidential elections. Next stop: Heerbeeck College in Best.

- Coffee Klatsch -

2020 Election Talk

In the run-up to the presidential elections, the John Adams hosts the ‘Coffee Klatsch’, a weekly online discussion for our members and patrons and our Family and Friends about election related topics, hosted by Glen Kendall and Gabe Marino. At the fourth meeting, we discussed early voting and the senate races.

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What else is going on?

Film: The Capote Tapes

Eye is showing The Capote Tapes, a reconstruction of how a novel that was meant to be Truman Capote’s greatest masterpiece, sparked his downfall instead. Through never before heard audio archive and interviews with Capote’s friends and enemies, this intimate documentary reveals the rise and fall of one America’s most iconic writers.

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Margaret Atwood on the right to abortion

The US supreme court draft ruling on abortion is an assault on fundamental individual freedoms, says Margaret Atwood. In this article for the Guardian, The Handmaid’s Tale author reflects on the issues at stake in case Roe vs. Wade gets overturned by the court as expected. Atwood visited the John Adams twice, in 1994 and 2013.