38] Occupy Philly – Nov. 29
39] War Is Not the Answer – Nov. 29
40] CPHA annual meeting – Nov. 29
41] Film WHAT'S ON YOUR PLATE – Nov. 29
42] Film WHAT'S ORGANIC ABOUT ORGANIC –Nov. 29
43] Forum on NLRB – Nov. 30
45] What's Race Got to Do With It? – Nov. 30
46] Book talk—Palestinian Costume – Nov. 30
47] See film
48] Green Currency Meeting -- Nov. 30
49] Chestnut Hill Peace Vigil – Nov. 30
50] Free Mumia & Conway -- Nov. 30
52] Film CHEMERICAL -- Nov. 30
54] Film UTOPIA 79 – Nov. 30
55] CCAN is hiring
56] Sign up with
57] Fund Our Communities campaign
58] Submit articles to Indypendent Reader
59] Donate books, videos, DVDs and records
60] Do you need a television and/or a computer?
61] Join Global Zero campaign
62] War Is Not the Answer signs for sale
63] Publish your peace article
64] Click on The Hunger Site
65] Fire & Faith
37] – On Tues., Nov. 29 from 12:30 to 2 PM, Gregory Giles, SAIC, will talk about "Nuclear Iran: Alternative Narratives in Search of an Outcome" at the National Defense Univ., Fort McNair, Lincoln Hall, Room 1107, 260 5th Ave., SW, WDC. RSVP to Nima Gerami at 202-433-6359 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
38] – OCCUPY PHILLY, www.occupyphilly.org, continues at Phila. City Hall, 15th & Market Sts. We Are The 99% Demanding Economic Justice, Democracy, and Peace on Tuesdays at 4:30 until 6 PM, Phila. City Hall. Join the
39] – There is a vigil to say "War Is Not the Answer" each Tuesday since September 11, 2001 at
40] – Baltimore: Building from Strengths; Coping with Challenges is the theme of the Citizens Planning and Housing Association's 70th annual meeting on Tues., Nov. 29 at 5:30 PM in the Schaefer Room of the Fifth Regiment Armory, corner of North Howard and West Preston Sts. Inspired by a presentation during AIA week, the program at 6:30 PM will address the challenges of a city losing population, and the strengths
41] – Seeing Green on the Silver Screen is a
series of films that focus on environmental issues and nature. This month's film is "What's On Your Plate?," which follows two children as they realize their place in the food chain. Light refreshments are available, but guests are encouraged to bring picnic dinners on Nov. 29 from 6:30 to 9 PM at the Accokeek Foundation,
42] – "What's Organic About Organic?" will be screened on Tues., Nov. 29 from 7 to 9:30 PM at Bloombars,
3222 11th St. NW, WDC. Director Shelley Rogers explores how the "organic" label has evolved, how organic farmers view their work and the tension between maintaining high environmental standards and rapid market expansion. Through the stories of farmers who steward land from Harlem to the foothills of the Rockies, from upstate New York to , the film offers audiences a deeper understanding of the complexities involved in creating a more sustainable food system. Florida Farm afterwards for an interactive discussion about organic food. The screening is free, but a $10 donation at the door is suggested. RSVP at https://garden.locker10.com/civicrm/event/register?id=426&reset=1. Join Common Good City
43] – There is a Special Forum on the National Labor Relations Board on Wed., Nov. 30 from 9:30 AM to 11 AM in the AFL-CIO's Gompers Room, 815 16th St., NW, WDC 20006. A key agency charged with ensuring workplace rights is facing an unprecedented assault from partisan politicians and the 1 percent. Join this forum as Sen. Tom Harkin, Rep. George Miller, academics and workers' rights advocates discuss these attacks, how they fit into the larger political agenda of degrading rights, collective bargaining and good, middle-class jobs and what working people are doing to push back. RSVP at http://act.aflcio.org/c/968/p/salsa/event/common/public/?event_KEY=6558.
44] – Each Wednesday from 4
45] – What's Race Got To Do With It? Engagement, Expectations, and Equity in Our Public Schools will be discussed by award-winning author, speaker, presenter and retired educator Julie Landsman. She will explain the ways teachers can cross the racial, cultural, and economic divide that may separate them from their students on Wed., Nov. 30 at 6:30 PM in McGuire Hall at Loyola Univ. Go to www.loyola.edu.
46] – On Wed., Nov. 30 at 7 PM, catch a Traditional Palestinian Costume: Lecture and Book Signing with Mrs. Hanan Karaman Munayyer at The Palestine Center, 2425 Virginia Ave. NW, WDC 20037. Her research reflects the historical and cultural richness of
47] – Starting Wed., Nov. 23 at 7 PM, The Maryland Film Festival is screening all of Barry Levinson's "Baltimore Movies," including AVALON, LIBERTY HEIGHTS, TIN MEN, the documentaries DINER GUYS and THE BAND THAT WOULDN'T DIE, and several showings of DINER itself at The Charles Theatre! Tickets will include access to all Barry Levinson's "
48] – The Baltimore Green Currency Association meets every Wednesday at 7 PM at Breathe Books, 810 W 36th St. # A, Baltimore, MD 21211-2554. Call 410-235-7323.
49] – 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 Chestnut Hill, PA. The next vigil is Nov. 30. Call 215-843-4256 or email email@example.com.
50] – On Wed.., Nov. 30 at 7 PM at the Solidarity Center, 2011 N. Charles St., join the call FREE MUMIA ABU JAMAL & EDDIE CONWAY. There will be a SPECIAL COMMENTARY from Mumia on OCCUPY
51] – There is a Town Hall Forum: Offshore Wind Works for Baltimore City on Thurs., Nov. 30 from 7 to 8:30 PM at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 1900 St. Paul St. There is free parking available onsite in the St. Mark's lot on the corner of 20th and
52] – This month's meeting of the Baltimore Ethical Society's Ironweed Film Club, Wed., Nov. 30 at 7:30 PM, features CHEMERICAL, a documentary about the toxic nature of the modern obsession with cleanliness. The screening is open to all members of BES and the BES Ironweed Film Club. Contact Emil at
53] – The UMBC Theatre presents "The
On Oct. 6, 1998, Matthew Shepard, a young gay man, was beaten and left to die tied to a fence in the outskirts of
The performance on Nov. 30 at 8 PM is a preview; and the Dec. 1 show at 4 PM is free for the UMBC community, and will include a talkback. Opening night is Fri., Dec. 2 at 8 PM. The other performances are on Dec. 3 at 8 PM, Dec. 4 at 2 PM, Dec. 8 at 8 PM, Dec. 9 at 8 PM, Dec. 10 at 8 PM and Dec. 11 at 2 PM. Call 410-455-2917 or go to www.umbc.edu.
54] – On Wed., Nov. 30 at 8 PM @ Red Emma's, 800 St. Paul St., the collective is honored to host Spanish filmmaker, Joan Lopéz Lloret, with a screening of his film UTOPIA 79, which is about the Sandinista Revolution of 1979. The film opens one of the last hopes and illusions of changing the world of the 60's and 70's generation. Turning to the magic narrative of some personal diaries, meet people whom, disappointed by the Spanish democratic transition, travel to
55] – CCAN is Hiring. Do you want to fight global warming while gaining valuable grassroots organizing knowledge and experience? If so, the
56] – The
57] – 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.
58] – The new Indypendent Reader is seeking articles for its web site at http://www.indyreader.org. Submit an article.
59] – If you would like to get rid of books, videos, DVDs or records, contact Max at 410-366-1637 or mobuszewski at verizon.net.
60] – Can you use a television set and/or a computer, monitor etc.? Contact Max at 410-366-1637 or mobuszewski at verizon.net.
61] – Join an extraordinary global campaign for the elimination of nuclear weapons
62] – 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.
63] – 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.
64] – 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.
65] – Go online for FIRE AND FAITH: The Catonsville Nine File. On May 17, 1968, nine people entered the Selective Service Offices in
66] – 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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