The Point Loma & OB Dems is one of several clubs of the San Diego County Democratic Party.
We were formed in 1954 to serve the Point Loma, Ocean Beach, and Loma Portal communities.
We invite you to join us at our Events that are regularly held at the Point Loma Assembly, 3035 Talbot St, on Sundays from 4:00-5:30 PM
Podcast – Art Castañares, Publisher of La Prensa San Diego
In October 2023 our guest speaker was Art Castañares. He joined us to discuss the latest impact mailers had on local elections and the rules surrounding their use.
Podcast – Alternative Community Housing Models
Timothy Holmberg addressed the limits of the for-profit housing structure, non-profit alternatives, and what resources the city can bring to bear in the creation of alternative housing models.
Podcast – Crimmigration
Crimmigration is the intersection between criminal law and immigration law. Listen to a great panel of speakers: local defense attorney Gerry Wasson, Andrew Nietor, chair of the local American Immigration Lawyers Association and Aude Ruffing, Staff Attorney at the Partnership for the Advancement of New Americans (PANA).
Podcast – Dr Cody Petterson – Democratic State of Play Moving into 2018
Local anthropologist Cody Petterson discussed the current state of play within the San Diego County Democratic Party. The overarching theme of his talk was the need for activists to transition from protest to power and to move from focusing on national abstractions to developing progressive policies that deal with concrete local problems. We encourage you to […]
Podcast – Barbara Bry and Mary Walshok – The Evolution of San Diego’s Innovation Economy
We were delighted that club Patron and candidate for San Diego City Council District 1, Barbara Bry was a co-presenter at this meeting. Barbara has spent the last 30 years of her life helping to start companies and create jobs from her early days at CONNECT to becoming an entrepreneur and serving on the initial management […]
Podcast – Politics of Choice in San Diego, Why Planned Parenthood Matters
Nora Vargas led a wide-ranging discussion on the politics of choice in San Diego County, why Planned Parenthood matters, and plans for this election cycle. She also provided details on her start in San Diego activism and history with clubmember Anne Hoiberg. We encourage you to subscribe to our Podcast channel here. You can also find us on the iTunes Store just search […]
Local politics you can listen to on your own schedule
If you can’t make it to the meetings of the Point Loma Democratic Club now you can download recordings, and listen on your own schedule.
They regularly feature some of the most interesting and thoughtful political activists in the county.