Tonight, Wisconsin Physicians for a National Health Program hosts a free screening of the documentary “The Waiting Room,” a film and social media project that follows the life and times of patients, doctors, and staff at Highland Hospital, a safety-net hospital in Oakland, California. A physician-led panel discussion will follow. This is at 7pm at the Marquee theater at UW Union South, 1308 West Dayton Street. For more info, call 608-622-9077.
As the global crisis deepens, can a path be found to a system based on liberty, equality and sustainability that meet the needs of humanity and the planet? Tonight, Dave Ranney, author of “New World Disorder: The Decline of U.S. Power,” shares his thoughts about this question and more. There is a suggested donation, or bring a Feel Good donation for the men’s shelter: travel size deodorant, shampoo, soap, toothpaste, toothbrush, or men’s socks. This is from 7 to 8:30pm at James Reeb Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 2146 East Johnson. For more info, email email@example.com.