19] Marc Steiner on WEAA – Dec. 26 – Dec. 29
20] War Is Not the Answer – Dec. 27
22] Green Currency Meeting -- Dec. 28
23] Legacies of the War in
24] Chestnut Hill Peace Vigil -- Dec. 28
25] Corporations are not people meeting – Dec. 28
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27] CCAN is hiring
29] Support finishing film THE ACTIVISTS thru Kickstarter campaign
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31] Fund Our Communities campaign
32] Submit articles to Indypendent Reader
33] Donate books, videos, DVDs and records
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35] Join Global Zero campaign
36] War Is Not the Answer signs for sale
37] Click on The Hunger Site
38] Fire & Faith
19] – 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 email@example.com. All shows are also available as podcasts at www.steinershow.org.
20] – There is a vigil to say "War Is Not the Answer" each Tuesday since September 11, 2001 at
21] – Each Wednesday from 4
22] – 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.
23] – On Wed., Dec. 28 from 5:30 to 8 PM, catch Legacies of the War in Iraq at Friends Center, 1501 Cherry St., Phila. Hear Raed Jarrar, Iraqi-American blogger, political analyst and former American Friends Service Committee staff based in Washington, D.C., Peter Lems, AFSC program director, Education and Advocacy for Iraq and Afghanistan, Celeste Zappala, Gold Star Mother for Peace, Rick McDowell, lead fifteen delegations to Iraq, including a Fellowship of Reconciliation delegation of Nobel Peace Laureates, AFSC staff in-country Iraq Representative, Mary Trotochaud, AFSC staff in-country Iraq Representative, and Abdulla Al Obaidi, Iraqi student, Rowen University.
There is no victory and no victors in this war. You are also invited to call-in and listen to the program: toll-free number – 866.740.1260; access code: 2414586#.
For 30 years the Iraqi people have endured three wars and for 20 years suffered under some of the most severe and comprehensive economic and political sanctions ever imposed against a nation and its people. In 2003, the
There are many sponsoring groups besides the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), including the Brandywine Peace Community. Call the American Friends Service Committee at 215-241-7170 or go to http://afghanistan101.blogspot.com/2011/12/legacies-of-war-in-iraq.html.
24] – 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 Dec. 28. Call 215-843-4256 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
25] – On Wed., Dec. 28 from 7 to 9 PM at
26] – A group of seven Baltimoreans are headed for
27] – CCAN is Hiring. Do you want to fight global warming while gaining valuable grassroots organizing knowledge and experience? If so, the
29] – Melody Weinstein of www.melofilms.com notified me that the documentary film she has been working on with Michael Heaney is nearing completion. Titled "The Activists," it chronicles the anti-war movement over the last 10 years, and the major players in the movement. They have filmed us in
They have launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise money for finishing the film and have until January 11 to reach the goal of 15K. To support the film, go to http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/melofilms/the-activists-war-peace-and-politics-in-the-street.
30] – The
31] – 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.
32] – The new Indypendent Reader is seeking articles for its web site at http://www.indyreader.org. Submit an article.
33] – If you would like to get rid of books, videos, DVDs or records, contact Max at 410-366-1637 or mobuszewski at verizon.net.
34] – Can you use a television set and/or a computer, monitor etc.? Contact Max at 410-366-1637 or mobuszewski at verizon.net.
35] – Join an extraordinary global campaign for the elimination of nuclear weapons
36] – 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.
37] – 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.
38] – Go online for FIRE AND FAITH: The Catonsville Nine File. On May 17, 1968, nine people entered the Selective Service Offices in
39] – 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