Civic Life program now offered statewide

CORNWALL — In 2008, when documentary filmmakers Dominique Lasseur and Catherine Tatge of Cornwall embarked on a documentary series about democracy for public television, they felt that something was missing: the right audience.

“We realized that the people we really wanted to address were young people,” Lasseur said in an interview with The Lakeville Journal. He described young people as being “alienated and disconnected from public life.”

He and Tatge sought to remedy that societal ailment.

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