30] NO MORE BLOOD in
32] Controlling the Bomb – Mar. 3
33] First Thursday vigil against war – Mar. 3
34] Law students benefit – Mar. 3
35] Film AFTER INNOCENCE – Mar. 3
36] Eyewitness to Labor Battles – Mar. 3
37] Film on the occupation – Mar. 3
38] Film FAIL-SAFE – Mar. 3
39] White House vigil – Mar. 4
41] WIB Roland Park vigil – Mar. 4
42] Justice for Palestine/Israel vigil – Mar. 4
44] Silent vigil at
45] Film BILLY BUDD – Mar. 4
46] Habitat for Humanity benefit – Mar. 4
47] Report from
48] Film THE
49] Walter Reed vigil – Mar. 4
50] Anti-death penalty mom – Mar. 4
51] Ballroom dancing – Mar. 4
52] Art Attacks – Mar. 5
53] Farmers Market – Mar. 5
54] Social Ministry Convocation – Mar. 5
55] Olney vigil to end the war – Mar. 5
56] Peace vigil in
57] Green Energy Tour – Mar. 5
58] Peace vigil at Capitol – Mar. 5
59] Peace meal – Mar. 5
60] Detention & Denial – Mar. 5
61] African Film Festival – Mar. 5 & 6
62] End Israeli Occupation -- Mar. 5-7
63] Film COINTELPRO 101 – Mar. 5
64] Story of
65] Love Thy Neighbor needs help
66] Sign up with
67] Fund Our Communities campaign
68] Submit articles to Indypendent Reader
69] Buy a copy of
70] Skippy and Jordy need homes
71] Donate books, videos, DVDs and records
73] Buy a red maple tree
74] Join Global Zero campaign
75] War Is Not the Answer signs for sale
76] Publish your peace article
77] Click on The Hunger Site
78] Fire & Faith
30] – On Thurs., Mar. 3 from noon to 5 PM, there will be a call NO MORE BLOOD. From noon to 2
31] – There is a WIB peace stand on Thurs., Mar. 3, noon-1PM in
32] – On Thurs., Mar. 3 from 2 to 4 PM, Barry Blechman, Stimson Center, Bates Gill, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, and Avner Cohen, Monterey Institute, are doing a book launch of "Governing the Bomb
33] First Thursday vigil against war – Mar. 3
33] – The Pledge of Resistance-Baltimore will host an End the Wars vigil on Thurs., Mar. 3 from 5 to 6
34] – Help fund a brigade of law students to work in public interest law practices this summer! On Thurs., Mar, 3 from 6 to 9 PM at the
35] – "After Innocence" will be screened on Thurs., Mar. 3 at 6
36] – Eyewitness to Labor Battles
Come hear Chris Townsend, of United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of
37] – On Thurs., Mar. 3 at 7 PM @ 2640, 27th & St. Paul Sts., there will be a screening of the new documentary film, OCCUPATION HAS NO FUTURE
38] – On Thurs., Mar. 3 at 7
39] – A peace vigil takes place every Friday from noon to 1 PM at
40] – Every Friday from noon to 1 PM, Women in Black, Baltimore, host a vigil at Pratt and Light Sts. in the
41] – There is also a noon vigil, weather permitting, on Fri., Mar. 4 at Roland Park Place at 830 W. 40th St. Call 410-467-9114.
42] – A vigil for Justice in Palestine/Israel (now in its 8th year) takes place every Friday from noon to 1 PM at 19th &
JFK Blvd., (across from Israeli Consulate. It is sponsored by Bubbies & Zaydes (Grandparents) for Peace in the Philadelphia Middle East. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Go to http://phillyjewishpeace.org/.
43] – WIB holds a silent vigil mourning all violence, the first Friday of the month. The next vigil is Mar. 4 from 12 noon to 12
44] – There is a silent vigil on Fri., Mar. 4 from 5 to 6 PM outside of Homewood Friends Meeting, 3107 N. Charles St., in opposition to war in
45] – The Hiroshima-Nagasaki Commemoration Committee, Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility and Baltimore Quaker Peace and Justice Committee of
BILLY BUDD begins in 1797, as a British naval vessel impresses a crewman "according to the Rights of War" from the merchant ship The Rights Of Man. The new crewman, Billy Budd [Terrence Stamp], is considered naive by his shipmates, and they attempt to indoctrinate him in their cynicism. But Budd's steadfast optimism cannot be changed. Also onboard is a brutal master-at-arms, John Claggart [Robert Ryan] who believes he must control the crew through vicious flogging. Budd challenges him about the use of flogging, and accidentally kills Claggart. Captain Edwin Fairfax Vere [Peter Ustinov] assembles a court martial. The cast is outstanding, and
46] – On Fri., Mar. 4 at 6 PM get over to the Garden Preview Party at the Maryland Home and Garden Show at the Maryland State Fairgrounds, 2200 York Road, Timonium. Enjoy food with music by the Adam Hopkins Quartet. This will benefit Habitat for Humanity of the
47] – Medea Benjamin, recently back from
48] Film THE
48] – On Fri., Mar. 4 at 7 PM watch THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS, which is being shown as part of the "JUST-REEL" First Friday Free Film Series at the Peace Center of Delaware County, 1001 Old Sproul Road, Springfield, Delaware County, PA. The evening will include light refreshments and an after-film discussion. It is co-sponsored by the
49] – SHED LIGHT ON US WAR CASUALTIES
50] – On Fri., Mar. 4 at 7
51] – There is an opportunity to participate in ballroom dancing, usually every Friday of the month, in the JHU ROTC Bldg. at 8 PM. Turn south on
52] – On Fri., Mar. 4 at 8
53] – Go to the West Baltimore Farmer's Market for fresh fruits, vegetables, breads and other treats every Saturday from 8 to noon. CPHA has worked with the West Baltimore Marc TOD and Transit Inc. (WBMTTI) to establish a Farmer's Market at the West Baltimore Marc Train stop at Smallwood Road at Franklin and Mulberry Sts. Since opening in June, over 300 people buy fresh groceries there every Saturday morning. WBMTTI will continue to include the community in the transit-oriented developments on the west side and continue to improve the area around "the highway to nowhere" until it becomes the highway to somewhere. Go to www.cphabaltimore.org.
54] – On Sat., Mar. 5 from 8
55] – Friends House, 17715 Meeting House Rd., Sandy Spring, MD 20860, hosts a peace vigil every Saturday, 10
56] – Each Saturday, 11 AM – 1 PM, Chester County Peace Movement holds a peace vigil in West Chester in front of the Chester County Courthouse, High & Market Sts. Go to www.ccpeace.org. Email email@example.com.
57] – Take a Green Energy and Green Building Tour on Sat., Mar. 5 at 11
58] – There will be a peace vigil on the West Lawn of the Capitol at noon on Feb. 26. Look for the blue banner with the message, "Seek Peace and Pursue It.--Psalms 34
59] – The next Peace Meal will feature Milk 4 Peace & Classical Guitar on Sat., Mar. 5 at 1 PM at 4209 East West Hwy., Chevy Chase, MD 20815. "Raw Milk
60] – Benjamin Wittes presents "Detention and Denial" on Sat., Mar. 5 from 1 to 4 PM at
61] – The Baltimore Museum of Art is hosting the African Film Festival on Sat., Mar 5 from 1 to 5
62] – End the Israeli Occupation Campaign is happening on Sat., Mar. 5 from 4
63] – Come to a free screening about the history that history forgot
WDC. Call 202-787-5229 or visit http://www.FreedomArchives.org/Cointelpro.html.
64] – Telling the Story of
65] – Ann von Lossberg is on Love Thy Neighbor's advisory council. It is working out of Ramallah, Palestine, providing nonviolence training to youth, and the numbers grow nicely each year (new graduates in turn become new trainers)--168 to date. Bernard Lafayette, the protégé of Martin Luther King, oversees all training. Like many nonprofits LTN is struggling to meet the program budget this year. Go to http://www.ltneighbor.com/. If you would like to make a contribution, go to Ann's website www.1089nights.com and then go to the ABOUT CCEF page. Or you could mail a contribution to
66] – Sign up with
66] – The
67] – 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.
68] – The new Indypendent Reader is seeking articles for its web site at http://www.indyreader.org. Submit an article.
69] – Consider purchasing author Barry Clemson's book
70] – Skippy and Jordy are cats who need homes. A mother of too many cats writes "Skippy is a doll. He's a great guy and would be a good companion for someone. Jordy needs a special person who is experienced with cats and is willing to take the time to develop a bond with him. He's close to his mother, his rescuer, but no one else. He is gorgeous, with a beautiful long black silky coat. Let Max know if you might be interested in one of the cats—410-366-1637.
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] – There is a project to assist young refugees from
73] – I have one red maple tree for $5 from the Trees for
74] – Join an extraordinary global campaign for the elimination of nuclear weapons
75] – 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.
76] – 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.
77] – 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.
78] – Go online for FIRE AND FAITH: The Catonsville Nine File. On May 17, 1968, nine people entered the Selective Service Offices in
79] – 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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"One is called to live nonviolently, even if the change one works for seems impossible. It may or may not be possible to turn the