Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Baltimore Activist Alert - June 28 - 29, 2018

30] End Family Detention – June 28
31] Korean Peninsula questions – June 28 & 29
32] Smithsonian Folklife Festival – June 28
33] Hand out anti-war flyers – June 28
34] Pipeline Resistance – June 28
30] – On Thurs., June 28 from 8 AM to 9 PM, End Family Detention: Women Take Action, hosted by The People For Bernie Sanders at 950 Pennsylvania Ave NW, WDC 20530. Tickets are available at  See

31] – On Thurs., June 28 going from 9 AM to 4 PM and Fri., June 29 from 9 AM to 11:30 AM, the Council on Korea-U.S. Security Studies, the Korean Defense Veterans Association, and The Institute of World Politics will host "The Korean Peninsula Security Challenges: The First Year under Presidents Moon and Trump" with multiple speakers at The Institute of World Politics, 1521 16th St. NW, WDC. RSVP at 

32] – The 2018 Smithsonian Folklife Festival will continue through the Fourth of July. The Smithsonian Folklife Festival is an annual celebration of communities and cultures in the United States and around the world. The free event takes place on the National Mall for two weeks.  This year will highlight cultural heritage enterprises in Armenia and Catalonia through food, craft, music, and dance. Experience human towers with the Catalans, Armenian craft and cooking demonstrations, and much more.  Check out or

33] – World Beyond War is putting up anti-war advertising in the heart of war-making, Washington, D.C. On Thurs., June 28 from 2:30 to 5:30 PM, hand out flyers next to a bus shelter ad on the NW corner of 14th St & Pennsylvania Ave. NW.,  WDC 20004. Contact Tony at Volunteer to flyer with us to educate the public about how we could end starvation on earth (and so much more) by diverting just 3% of the U.S. military budget to other means.

34] – On Thurs., June 28 from 7 to 9 PM, hear about Pipeline Resistance : Baltimore to the Mountain Valley Pipeline at Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse, 30 W. North Ave., Baltimore 21201.  Come learn about the current pipeline being built only 5 hours away in the West Virginia/Virginia portion of the Jefferson Forest. There has been a sustained strong resistance to the pipeline from locals, which needs support on the ground as well as in cities where pressure can be placed on banks and businesses. The land the mountain valley pipeline runs through is occupied Monoken, Tupelo, Shawnee, and Cherokee land. It is currently the so-called Jefferson National Forest. 

  The Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) project is a natural gas pipeline system that spans approximately 303 miles from northwestern West Virginia to southern Virginia – and as an interstate pipeline will be regulated by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The MVP will be constructed and owned by Mountain Valley Pipeline, LLC (Mountain Valley), which is a joint venture between EQT Midstream Partners, LP; NextEra US Gas Assets, LLC; Con Edison Transmission, Inc.; WGL Midstream; and RGC Midstream, LLC. EQT Midstream Partners will operate the pipeline and own a significant interest in the joint venture. The gas comes from fracking. A vast supply of natural gas found in Marcellus and Utica shales.  Go to

To be continued.

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"The master class has always declared the wars; the subject class has always fought the battles. The master class has had all to gain and nothing to lose, while the subject class has had nothing to gain and everything to lose--especially their lives." Eugene Victor Debs

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