51] Compassion Over Killing benefit – July 24
52] Potluck Discussion/Picnic – July 24
53] Get on Bridge for peace – July 24
54] Book discussion SACRED ECONOMICS – July 24
56] Red Emma's Meeting – July 24
57] Flotilla Report Back – July 24
58] Pentagon Vigil – July 25
60] Arms Control conference – July 25
61] Protest the death penalty – July 25
62] Marc Steiner on WEAA – July 25 – July 21
63] Social Forum – July 25
64] Save Social Security rally – July 25
65] Pledge meeting – July 25
66] Donate to Race against Cancer
67] Can you host a teen from
68] Sign up with
69] Fund Our Communities campaign
70] Submit articles to Indypendent Reader
71] Donate books, videos, DVDs and records
72] Join Global Zero campaign
73] War Is Not the Answer signs for sale
74] Publish your peace article
75] Click on The Hunger Site
76] Fire & Faith
51] – On Sun., July 24 the Great Sage, an all-organic and all-vegan restaurant, 5809 Clarksville Square Drive, Clarksville, MD 21029, is holding an all-day benefit for Compassion Over Killing. A member of the Conscious Corner, Great Sage is committed to responsible and ethical business practices. Their food has received much praise in the news, including being named the 6th best restaurant in Baltimore counties, as well as rave reviews on yelp and UrbanSpoon. Some favorite dishes include the Mediterranean wrap with delicious olive tapenade, the raw California Salad, and their famous Chocolate Lava Cake, one of our staff's favorites! Call 443-535-9400 or go to http://www.cok.net/events/#event2461.
52] – There will a Potluck Discussion as part of the Summer Sunday Discussion on Sun., July 24 at 10
53] – Maryland Bridges for Peace welcomes you to stand for peace Sundays from noon (or thereabouts) to 1 PM on the
54] – Join
55] – Every Sunday, 4 to 5 PM, there is a Quaker Peace Vigil at Independence Mall, N. side of Market between 5th and 6th Sts.,
56] – Red Emma's needs volunteers. Stop in to the weekly Sunday meeting at 7 PM at
57] – Catch the Flotilla Report Back with passengers from the Audacity of Hope on Sun., July 24 from 8 to 10 PM at Busboys & Poets, 14th & V Sts. The event is hosted by CODEPINK
58] – 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., July 25, and it is sponsored by the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker. Call 202-882-9649.
59] – On Mon., July 25 at 11
60] – Starting Mon., July 25 from 9 AM to 5 PM and continuing through July 29, Bruce MacDonald, U.S. Institute of Peace, and other speakers will address "Advanced Issues in Strategic Arms Control" at the U.S. Institute of Peace, 2301 Constitution Ave., NW, WDC. Register online at http://www.usip.org/education-training/courses/advanced-issues-in-strategic-arms-control.
61] – There is usually a vigil to abolish the death penalty every Monday from 5 to 6 PM, outside the prison complex and across the street from Maryland's Super Max Prison, at the corner of Madison Ave. and Fallsway in
62] – The Marc Steiner Show airs Monday through Thursday from 5 to 7 PM on WEAA 88.9 FM, The Voice of the Community, or online at www.weaa.org. The call-in number is 410-319-8888, and comments can also be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All shows are also available as podcasts at www.steinershow.org.
63] – The D.C. Metro Social Forum Meeting takes place on Mon., July 25 at 6
64] – The AFL-CIO has scheduled a rally to Save Social Security for 5
65] – The Pledge of Resistance-Baltimore usually meets on Mondays at 7
66] – 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
67] – Can you act as a Host Family for
68] – The
69] – 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.
70] – The new Indypendent Reader is seeking articles for its web site at http://www.indyreader.org. Submit an article.
71] – If you would like to get rid of books, videos, DVDs or records, contact Max at 410-366-1637 or mobuszewski at verizon.net.
72] – Join an extraordinary global campaign for the elimination of nuclear weapons
73] – 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.
74] – 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 email@example.com.
75] – 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.
76] – Go online for FIRE AND FAITH: The Catonsville Nine File. On May 17, 1968, nine people entered the Selective Service Offices in
77] – 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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