58] Torture Abolition and Survivors Support Coalition (TASSC) Week – June 19-26
59] Human Rights Campaign seeks volunteers for Pride Festival – June 19
60] Peter de Mott Peace Trot – June 19
61] Karate as a Moral Practice – June 19
62] ACLU seeks volunteers for Pride Festival – June 19
63] Get on Bridge for peace – June 19
64] Boycott/Divestment Flashmob -- June 19
66] Red Emma's Meeting – June 19
68] Pentagon Vigil – June 20
69] Feline Rescue Association
70] Support triathlete who is raising funds in fight against cancer
71] Can you host a teen from
72] Sign up with
73] Fund Our Communities campaign
74] Submit articles to Indypendent Reader
75] Donate books, videos, DVDs and records
77] Buy a red maple tree
78] Join Global Zero campaign
79] War Is Not the Answer signs for sale
80] Publish your peace article
81] Click on The Hunger Site
82] Fire & Faith
58] – From Sun., June 19 through Sun., Jun. 26, participate in Torture Abolition and Survivors Support Coalition (TASSC) Week in Washington, D.C. Look for details at http://tassc.org/blog/category/june-survivor-week/. Join Witness Against Torture in D.C. from June 22-26 during TASSC Survivors Week. Go to http://www.witnesstorture.org/.
59] – Human Rights Campaign is looking for volunteers for the Pride Festival in
60] – The Second Annual Peter De Mott Peace Trot is on for Sun., June 19 in
61] – On Sun., June 19 at 10
62] – Join the ACLU of
63] – Maryland Bridges for Peace welcomes you to stand for peace Sundays from noon (or thereabouts) to 1 PM on the
64] – Join a Flashmob on Sun., June 19 at 2 PM just west of the Chinese Pavilion, near the GLBTQ Pride festival. The idea is to do outreach around the TIAA-CREF campaign which is part of the boycott/divestment campaign aimed at forcing
65] – Every Sunday, 4 to 5 PM, there is a Quaker Peace Vigil at Independence Mall, N. side of Market between 5th and 6th Sts.,
66] – Red Emma's needs volunteers. Stop in to the weekly Sunday meeting at 7 PM at
68] – There is a weekly Pentagon Peace Vigil from 7 to 8 AM on Mondays, since 1987, outside the Pentagon Metro stop. The next vigil is Mon., June 20, and it is sponsored by the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker. Call 202-882-9649.
69] – Join the Feline Rescued Association for same-day cat and kitten adoptions. All cats are locally-rescued, spayed/neutered, vaccinated, and micro chipped. This happens at the Petco Store,
70] – Susan Ingram is in training for the Iron Girl Columbia Triathlon set for Aug. 21 at Centennial Lake in Columbia. She is doing the race to help me recuperate and get back in shape after suffering a broken right arm/shoulder in January. She has registered to raise funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and is racing in honor of her mom and dad, Tom and Margaret Ingram. Both of my parents fought cancer. Mom survived. Dad did not. Susan is blogging at her newspaper
71] – Can you act as a Host Family for
72] – The
73] – Fund Our Communities campaign – is a new grass roots movement to get support from local organizations and communities to work together with their local and state elected officials to pressure Congresspersons and senators to join with Congresspersons Barney Frank and Ron Paul, who have endorsed a 25% cut to the federal military budget. Bring home the savings to state and county governments to meet the local needs which are under tremendous budget pressures. Go to www.OurFunds.org.
74] – The new Indypendent Reader is seeking articles for its web site at http://www.indyreader.org. Submit an article.
75] – If you would like to get rid of books, videos, DVDs or records, contact Max at 410-366-1637 or mobuszewski at verizon.net.
76] – There is a project to assist young refugees from
77] – I have a red maple tree for sale for $5 from the Trees for
78] – Join an extraordinary global campaign for the elimination of nuclear weapons
79] – WAR IS NOT THE ANSWER signs from Friends Committee on National Legislation are again for sale at $5. To purchase a sign, call Max at 410-366-1637.
80] – Publish Your Peace Article. Daniel Frasier is soliciting peace articles for the biweekly series of commentaries Paths to Peace in the Frederick News Post Religion and Ethics section. For details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
81] – The Hunger Site was initiated by Mercy Corps and Second Harvest, and is funded entirely by advertisers. You can go there every day and click the big yellow "Give Food for Free" button near the top of the page; you do not have to look at the ads. Each click generates funding for about 1.1 cups of food. So consider clicking.
82] – Go online for FIRE AND FAITH: The Catonsville Nine File. On May 17, 1968, nine people entered the Selective Service Offices in
83] – Peace Park Antinuclear Vigil takes place every day in Lafayette Park, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, 24 hours a day, since June 3, 1981. Go to http://prop1.org; call 202-682-4282.
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