"I speak as an American to the leaders of my own nation. The great initiative in this war is ours.
The initiative to stop it must be ours." -Martin Luther King Jr.
Friends, this list and other email documents which I send out are done under the auspices of the
41] Book HOSTAGE NATION – Sept. 8
42] Anti-Corporate Personhood demo & march – Sept. 8
43] Peace Vigil in
44] Oct. 2 planning meeting – Sept. 8
46] Book talk FLOODLINES – Sept. 8
47] Meet Guatemalan delegation – Sept. 9
48] Palestine/Israel Roundtable – Sept. 9
49] Planning meeting for Oct. 2 – Sept. 9
50] Counter-Counter Insurgency – Sept. 9
41] – Meet the co-authors of "Hostage Nation" on Wed., Sept. 8 from 12:30 to 2 PM at the Washington Office on Latin America, 1666 Connecticut Ave., 4th floor, NW, WDC. Subtitled
42] – If you want to overturn Citizens United (because corporations ain't persons!), enact public campaign financing, and limit the power of corporate lobbyists, please come on Wed., Sept. 8 at 3:45 PM to
43] – Each Wednesday from 4:30 - 5:30 PM, the House of Grace Catholic Worker holds a weekly vigil for peace in
44] – There will be a planning meeting for the October 2nd One Nation March on Wed., Sept. 8 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at DC Jobs with Justice office, 888 16th St NW, Suite 520, WDC. Go to http://www.onenationforall.org. RSVP at 202-234-9119 or email@example.com.
45] – Each Wednesday, the Northwest Greens hold a peace vigil from 7 to 8 PM outside the Borders Book Store, Germantown Ave. at Bethlehem Pike in
46] – FLOODLINES: Community & Resistance from Katrina to the Jena 6 will be presented by Jordan Flaherty at 7 PM on Wed., Sept. 8 at Red Emma’s Bookstore and Cafe, 800 Saint Paul St., Baltimore, MD 21202-2406. The book has an introduction by Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! and a preface by civil rights attorney Tracie Washington. FLOODLINES vividly describes what is at stake for the people of the region. Expertly weaving the interconnected stories of public housing residents, musicians, Mardi Gras Indians, Arab and Latino immigrants, and grassroots activists, it offers a unique, firsthand account of race, culture, and community in
47] – A Guatemalan delegation visits D.C. to advocate for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) on Thurs., Sept. 9. Call 202-282-8495 for the location and time of a vigil. If you are in the D.C. area and are able to host a Guatemalan, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call our office, 202-529-6599.
48] – On Thurs., Sept. 9, the WEEKLY ROUNDTABLE SEEKING A JUST PEACE IN PALESTINE/ISRAEL takes place from 12:30 - 1:30 PM at Potter's House, 1658 Columbia Road NW, WDC. Join a civil discourse which explores the history, issues, myths, realities, and truth of the conflict between Israel and Palestine. Contact Alice Azzouzi at 202-232-5483.
49] – There will be a planning meeting for the Oct. 2, Nat’l March 4 Jobs, Education, Peace & Justice called by “One Nation Together, a coalition of civil rights, union, student, and community groups on Thurs., Sept. 9 at 6 PM at 2011 N. Charles St. in the lower level. The focus will be on students and the youth, as Thurs., Oct. 7 is NATIONAL STUDENT DAY OF ACTION TO DEFEND EDUCATION and on Oct. 30 there will be a PEOPLE'S ASSEMBLY ON THE ECONOMIC CRISIS. Contact Job Is a Right Campaign/Bailout the People Movement at 410-218-4835 or March4Jobs@gmail.com.
50] – On Thurs., Sept. 9 at 7 PM catch The Network of Concerned Anthropologists at 2640, 27th &
To be continued.