South Royalton — Political activist and Fordham University School of Law professor Zephyr Teachout will discuss campaign finance reform on Monday, from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m., at The Chase Community center at Vermont Law School.

The talk, “Transform Politics: Reform Campaign Finance,” is presented by The New Economy Law Center at VLS. The lecture is free and open to the public, and will be streamed live at

Teachout will examine the history and future of foreign and corporate money in American politics and the threat that money poses to democracy.

In a news release, professor Melissa Scanlan, director of the New Economy Law Center who is moderating the…