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As a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-partisan organization, Free and Equal Elections Foundation was founded in 2008 by Christina Tobin, an American activist and leader in the election reform and voters’ rights movements.

Free and Equal Elections hosted the 2008, 2012, and 2016 Presidential Debates moderated by Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist Chris Hedges, Broadcast Legend Larry King & Emmy Award Winning Actor Ed Asner.

Free and Equal Elections hosted the 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2018 United We Stand: A Solution-Based Movement Uniting Students with Conscious Musicians, Artists, and Thought Leaders to Awaken Political and Cultural Change.

Talent includes Immortal Technique, Chuck D of Public Enemy, Kymani Marley, I-Taweh, Flobots, Marianne Williamson & more.

We’re developing our Block Chain Voting “Election Assistant App” to assist and inform voters of ALL their candidate choices & valuable candidate data to help you make educated voting decisions.

United We Stand: A Solution-Based Movement Uniting Students with Conscious Musicians, Artists, and Thought Leaders to Awaken Political and Cultural Change.

WATCH ON REPLAY NOW: 2018 UWS TEXAS A&M

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OUR GOALS
Educate

To educate Americans on the truth of local and federal political processes and to encourage solutions.

Empower

To empower all, especially the youth, to get involved in local political discussion, to participate in the political process and to hold their local governments accountable.

Inspire

To inspire more youth, independents and alternative party candidates to run for local office and federal office.

OUR ACCOMPLISHMENTS

2019

 

United We Stand tour sponsors Earth Day Festival in Fort Wayne, IN – April 27

 

United We Stand tour sponsors POLITICON at LA Convention Center – Winter 2019

 

Blockchain Election Assistant App begins development

 

Electoral Reform Symposium – The Lot, RiNo Art District, Denver CO – November 16

 

2018

 

Free and Equal presented Crypto & Blockchain Voting panel at POLITICON
at LA Convention Center – Christina Tobin, Moderator

 

United We Stand – Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
100% of Net Profit Proceeds donated to Hurricane Harvey Relief

 

2017

 

Electoral Reform Symposium – Infinity Park, Glendale CO
Nancy Crow, President of League of Women Voters of CO, Keynote Address

 

Free and Equal co-hosts CO Governor Debate at Nexus Earth Conference: Jesse Ventura,  Eric Vorhees and Christina Tobin, Moderator – Aspen Institute

 

Free and Equal hosts “Breaking the Stranglehold of The Two-Party Duopoly” panel at  POLITICON: Ed Asner & Christina Tobin, Moderator

 

2016

 

United We Stand – University of Colorado Boulder, Macky Auditorium

 

Presidential Debate: Ed Asner & Christina Tobin, Moderator – University of Colorado Boulder, Macky Auditorium

 

Electoral Reform Symposium – Infinity Park, Glendale CO

 

Free & Equal co-hosts “The Big Debate! Are US Elections Rigged?” Cenk Uygur of The Young Turks & Christina Tobin, Moderator at POLITICON, Los Angeles

 

 

2015

 

United We Stand Festival – Belasco Theater, Los Angeles CA

 

Electoral Reform Symposium – Infinity Park, Glendale CO
Suzanne Staiert, Deputy Secretary of State, Keynote Address

 

2014

 

United We Stand Festival – Belasco Theater, Los Angeles CA

 

Electoral Reform Symposium – Infinity Park, Glendale CO

 

CO Governor Debate: Professor Griff, Chuck Bonniwell & Christina Tobin, Moderator – Infinity Park, Glendale, CO

 

2013

 

Ten full time volunteer staff and office established for Free & Equal

 

Free & Equal Network established

 

Social Media, Website, Podcasts surpass the million outreach benchmark

 

2012

 

Presidential Debate: Larry King & Christina Tobin, Moderator – Hilton Chicago

 

Presidential Debate: Thom Hartmann & Christina Tobin, Moderator – RT Studios, Washington DC

 

No on Prop 121 “Top Two” Panel Forum – President of League of Women Voters of AZ, Barbara Klein, Moderator – Goldwater Institute, Phoenix, AZ

 

2010

 

Electoral Reform Symposium – University of Wisconsin Madison

IL Governor Debates

Chicago State University,

University of Chicago

Midwest Liberty Fair

Northern Illinois University

 

CA Governor Debate – California State University Sacramento

 

CT Senatorial Debate – University of Connecticut

 

No on Prop 14 “Top Two” Press Conference – Sacramento CA

 

2009

 

Electoral Reform Symposium – Cato Institute, Washington DC

 

Premiere for Theresa Amato’s Grand Illusion:  Myth of Voter Choice – Union League Chicago

 

2008

 

Presidential Debate: Chris Hedges Moderator – Mayflower Hotel, Washington DC

 

Vice-Presidential Debate – University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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