71] Human Rights Hunt – Oct. 25
72] Phone-banking – Oct. 25
73] Pledge of Resistance meeting – Oct. 25
74] Urban Farming – Oct. 26
75] Film CRUDE JUSTICE – Oct. 26
76] More phone-banking – Oct. 26
77] Direct action training – Oct. 26
78] GET REAL book release – Oct. 26
79] War Is Not the Answer demo – Oct. 26
71] – Sherlock Investigates the Harbor... Join the "Human Rights Hunt"! Go to http://unitedworkers.org. Gather at
73] – The Pledge of Resistance-Baltimore usually meets on Mondays at 7:30 PM, and the meetings now take place at Max’s residence. The next meeting is scheduled for Oct. 25. The agenda will include a discussion of G. Gordon Liddy’s visit to
74] – On Tues., Oct. 26 at noon, Brian LeGette will speak on urban farming and the struggle for a more sustainable food system at the Univ. of Southern Management Corp., Campus Center, 621 W. Lombard St. RSVP to www.wellness.umaryland.edu. Call 410-706-4450.
75] – See the D.C. premiere screening of CRUDE JUSTICE, a new documentary short film examining the challenges that everyday people impacted by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill will have in obtaining justice. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion about the legal environment and the difficult choices facing people in the Gulf, the road to recovery, and the need to pass critical legislation to correct weaknesses in statues affecting the ability of victims to find justice and fairness in the wake of tragedies like the BP spill. On Tues., Oct. 26 at 6 PM there will be a reception at the Woman’s National Democratic Club, 1526 New Hampshire Ave., NW, WDC 20036 (Dupont Circle Metro), followed at 6:30 PM by the screening and the panel discussion. You must register: RSVP at www.afj.org.
76] – Come to the CCAN office to call members on Tues., Oct. 26 and Thurs., Oct. 28 at 6:30 PM at CCAN Main Office, 6839 Eastern Ave., Takoma Park, 20912. Pizza will be served. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
77] – Nonviolent Direct Action Training is happening on Tues., Oct. 26 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at St Stephen and the Incarnation, 1525 Newton St. NW, WDC 20010--(Columbia Heights metro, s2/s4 bus). The facilitator is Nadine Bloch, an organizer, puppetista, nonviolent direct action trainer and mother. She has specialized in organizing "guerrilla theater," making larger-than-life, Mardi Gras-style puppets. This is part of the monthly Grassroots Education Project training series. $10 is the suggested donation, but no one is turned away. Register at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=bdAvdFc2_2bP7TBKN2m08OLA_3d_3d.
78] – On Tues., Oct. 26 at 7 PM at Red Emma's, 800 St. Paul St., there will be a book release party, as SPENCER COMPTON presents GET REAL, a collection of essays probing the theoretical possibilities of art in the age of imperial creativity. The book is authored by a newly-minted Red Emma's collective. Go to http://redemmas.org/event/2161.
79] – On Tues., Oct. 26 at 7 PM, there will be a forum about the Changing Face of American Poverty in Mergenthaler 111 on JHU’s
To be continued.
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