52] Susan Rosenberg at Red Emma's – Apr. 23
53] Benefit for horses – Apr. 23
54] "Rampant Inequality" – Apr. 24
55] Get on the bridge for peace – Apr. 24
57] D.C. Green Peace – Apr. 24
58] Red Emma's Meeting – Apr. 24
59] Pentagon Vigil -– Apr. 25
60] Sign up with
61] Fund Our Communities campaign
62] Submit articles to Indypendent Reader
63] Skippy and Jordy need homes
64] Donate books, videos, DVDs and records
66] Buy a red maple tree
67] Join Global Zero campaign
68] War Is Not the Answer signs for sale
69] Publish your peace article
70] Click on The Hunger Site
71] Fire & Faith
52] – On Sat., Apr. 23 at 7 PM at Red Emma's, 800 St. Paul St., Susan Rosenberg will discuss her memoir POLITICAL PRISONER IN MY OWN COUNTRY. In 1982, long-time radical activist Susan Rosenberg was placed on the FBI's most-wanted list with orders of "shoot to kill." In 1984, she and Timothy Blunk were unloading a U-Haul filled with 740 pounds of explosives at a storage facility in
Rosenberg served time in six different federal institutions and endured the first ten years in varying degrees of seclusion, including stints in the first experimental high security unit (HSU) for women and in the first maximum-security prison for women in the
53] – On Sat., Apr. 23 at 7
54] – On Sun., Apr. 24 at 10
55] – Maryland Bridges for Peace welcomes you to stand for peace Sundays from noon (or thereabouts) to 1 PM on the
56] – Every Sunday, 4 to 5 PM, there is a Quaker Peace Vigil at Independence Mall, N. side of Market between 5th and 6th Sts.,
57] – Join the 12th day of D.C. Green Peace at 4
58] – Red Emma's needs volunteers. Stop in to the weekly Sunday meeting at 7 PM at
59] – 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., Apr. 25, and it is sponsored by the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker. Call 202-882-9649.
61] – 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.
62] – The new Indypendent Reader is seeking articles for its web site at http://www.indyreader.org. Submit an article.
63] – 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.
64] – If you would like to get rid of books, videos, DVDs or records, contact Max at 410-366-1637 or mobuszewski at verizon.net.
65] – There is a project to assist young refugees from
67] – Join an extraordinary global campaign for the elimination of nuclear weapons
69] – 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.
70] – 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.
71] – Go online for FIRE AND FAITH: The Catonsville Nine File. On May 17, 1968, nine people entered the Selective Service Offices in
72] – 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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