27] Immigrant Action Night – Mar. 8
27] War Is Not the Answer demo – Mar. 8
29] Combatant Status Review Tribunals production – Mar. 8
30] Film screening class – Mar. 8
31] Play "Haunted by God" – Mar. 8
32] Ash Wednesday prayers – Mar. 9
33] Support Environmental Justice bills – Mar. 9
34] Support Medicare For All -- Mar. 9 & 10
37] Snow Falling On Cedars – Mar. 9 – Apr. 3
38] Equal Justice for All – Mar. 10
40] Palestine/Israel Roundtable – Mar. 10
41] Ayurveda workshops – Mar. 10
42] Leaderless Revolutions – Mar. 10
43] International Women's Day/Afghanistan – Mar. 10
27] – On Mon., Mar. 7 join Immigrant Action Night in Annapolis from 5 to 8
28] – There is a vigil to say "War Is Not the Answer" each Tuesday since September 11, 2001 at
29] – Sig Libowitz presents a courtroom drama based on the actual transcripts of the Guantanamo Bay military trials, officially known as the Combatant Status Review Tribunals. This production at 5
30] – At the Baltimore Free School, 1323 N. Calvert St. from 6 to 9 PM on Tues., Mar. 8, Ben McCusker will continue with his film screening and discussion class. Go to www.freeschool.redemmas.org.
31] – Celebrate the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day with a production of "Haunted by God
32] – On Wed., Mar. 9 at noon, there will be Ash Wednesday Prayers of Repentance for War on Pennsylvania Ave. in front of the White House, sponsored by Dorothy Day Catholic Worker, Pax Christi Metro DC-Baltimore and others.
33] – Support Environmental Justice Bills. This session Clean Water Action working with its allies has been able to introduce legislation that would help environmentally-stressed communities throughout
Specifically, the bills would require
• The Department of the Environment, in consultation with the Commission on Environmental Justice and Sustainable Communities and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, to map Environmentally Stressed Communities.
• That applicants applying for certain environmental permits to build or expand facilities in identified Environmentally Stressed Communities conduct an Environmental Justice Review.
• The Department of the Environment to consider "cumulative impacts" upon any environmentally stressed community before granting a permit for the building or expanding of a facility.
The hearing for Environmental Justice bill SB 752 was already held. The hearing for Environmental Justice bill HB 847 will be Wed., Mar. 9 at 1 PM in Environmental Matters. Will you or your organization be able to support this legislation with testimony either written or in person? If yes, contact Andrew Galli, MD Program Coordinator, at 410-235-8808.
34] – Healthcare-NOW! of
35] – Each Wednesday from 4
36] – 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
37] – On Wed., Mar. 9 Center Stage, 700 N. Calvert St., will show SNOW FALLING ON CEDARS, adapted by Kevin McKeon from David Guterson's acclaimed story during World War II in which a Japanese American is accused of murder. The play will run through Apr. 3. Ticket prices range from $14 to $55. Call 410-332-0033 or go to www.centerstage.org.
38] – Join
39] – There is a jobs crisis, which needs bold solutions. On Thurs., Mar. 10, the Campaign for
40] Palestine/Israel Roundtable – Mar. 10
40] – The WEEKLY ROUNDTABLE SEEKING A JUST PEACE IN PALESTINE/ISRAEL takes place from 12
41] – There are a number of workshops available as part of the Ayurveda at Home Series. On Thurs., Mar. 10 from 6
Then you can attend Ayurveda at Home for Pregnancy Weekend Intensive on Fri., Mar. 11 from 6
Finally, there is an Infant Massage Workshop on Sat., Mar. 12 from 11
42] – On Thurs., Mar. 10 at 7 PM @ Red Emma's, 800 St. Paul St., hear David Potter on the Leaderless Revolutions in Egypt and Algeria and .... He is a historian of anarchism and of North African workers' self-management. He edited the 2006 collection "Vision on Fire
43] – Women In Black Frederick are hosting an International Women's Day program on Thurs., Mar. 10 at 7 PM at Hood College, 401 Rosemont Ave., Frederick, MD 21701, on Afghanistan. The program will be moderated by the provost of
To be continued.