Sunday, November 27, 2022

Baltimore Activist Alert -- November 29, 2022

29] Putin’s assault on the people of Ukraine – Nov. 29

30] No Way to Treat a Child – Nov. 29

31] Solidarity with Palestinian People -- Nov. 29

32] Russia out of Ukraine -- Nov. 29

33] An awful Supreme Court – Nov. 29

34] Trump’s Appeal in ‘Lost-Cause’ America – Nov. 29

35] Fairfax County Democratic Committee meeting -- Nov. 29

36] Letter to the Editor party – Nov. 29

37] Sunrise Movement Welcome Call -- Nov. 29


29] – Anne-Marie Grey [] is inviting you to a special briefing webinar on Tues., Nov. 29 at noon ET.RSVP at Hear about the crisis in Ukraine and its ongoing impact on families around the world. Learn from USA for UNHCR about the alarming trends in forced displacement and get an exclusive update from colleagues on the ground about the ripple effects of the Ukraine emergency on underfunded and neglected crisis situations.

30] –Tonya Histand, AFSC [] wants you to know about a No Way to Treat a Child campaign webinar on Tues., Nov. 29 at noon ET.  AFSC’s campaign partner, Defense for Children International – Palestine, has compiled extensive documentation on how Israeli forces have killed, injured, and detained Palestinian children this year. In this webinar, you will examine this critical information. Also there will be a discussion of upcoming plans for advocacy after the recent U.S. elections.  Sign up at

31] – Ahmad Abuznaid, USCPR [] has a webinar for you on Tues., Nov. 29 at 1 PM ET -- International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People.  On this Day of Solidarity join a live discussion on what bold and active solidarity looks like. For 74+ years, the native Palestinian people have been resisting Israel’s violent colonialism and fighting for freedom. And right now, the Palestinian people are loudly demanding justice in the streets, calling on the world to finally stop Israel’s horrific violence. You can respond to their call here in the U.S., where our government actively funds the Israeli military by $3.8+ billion a year.  The featured speakers are Mariam Barghouti, Palestinian journalist and researcher, and Iman Abid, Organizing & Advocacy Director at USCPR. Register at

32] – Join the Baltimore Nonviolence Center on Tues., Nov. 29 from 4 to 5 PM ET at 33rd and N. Charles Sts. The invasion of Ukraine has the potential to become a war extending throughout Europe.  Putin has destroyed Aleppo and Grozny and has threatened the use of nuclear weapons.  Russian soldiers were sent into the area around the contaminated and still radioactive Chernobyl nuclear plant. Now they are stationed in the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, the largest in Europe.   People who believe in peace and justice should come forward and take the risks of peace. The burial sites continue to expose ruthless war crimes by the invaders, Contact Max at mobuszewski2001 at Comcast dot net or 410-323-1607.

33] – Tam Doan [] wants you to join in on Tues., Nov. 29 at 6:30 PM ET for a How-to guide on finding strength through community. The Supreme Court is about to hear a case that attacks our freedom to vote and to choose leaders who will deliver for our communities. The conservatives behind this case are not only asking the Court to uphold their unfair district maps; they want the Court to adopt the same far-fetched, far-right theory Trump tried to use to overturn the 2020 election (the Independent State Legislature theory). Tune in at

34] –Massachusetts Peace Action [] is hosting on Tues., Nov. 29 at 7 PM ET -- Trump’s Appeal in ‘Lost-Cause’ America: The roots of MAGA in the lost war in Vietnam. Some observers find Trumpist roots in the 1990s’ broadcasts of Rush Limbaugh and the political voice of Pat Buchanan. Jerry Lembcke looks deeper and sees the lost war in Vietnam as the spawning ground for Trumpism’s revanchist themes. Hear Lembcke discuss the roots of MAGA in the lost war in Vietnam! This webinar will be focusing on Trump's appeal to "lost-cause" America and how that links to the war in Vietnam.  Lembcke is a Vietnam Veteran, author several books on the aftermath of Vietnam, such as "Dissenting POWS: From Vietnam's Hoa Lo Prison to America Today", and Associate Professor Emeritus at the College of the Holy Cross. Register at

35] –On Tues., Nov. 29 from 7:30 to 10 PM ET,· the Fairfax County Democratic Committee will hold a general meeting at George C. Marshall High School, 7731 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22043. This event is a hybrid meeting, and registration is required to receive the Zoom link:

36] – Join a Letter to the Editor Party, hosted by Common Cause, on Tues., Nov. 29 from 8 to 9 PM ET. Write letters to local media outlets about issues facing our country, from voting rights to ending mass incarceration. For this letter to the editor party, we will be discussing Moore v. Harper and work to civically engage our communities on the importance of this case. Sign up at You will be provided tools to quickly send a letter to all local news outlets.  

37] – Sunrise Movement Baltimore [] wants you to join a Welcome Call on Tues., Nov. 29 from 8:30 to 9:30 PM ET.  This is the best way to get to know what Sunrise Movement is all about, and you’ll meet young people from across the U.S. who care about the climate crisis as much as you do. Sign at

To be continued.

Donations can be sent to Max Obuszewski, Baltimore Nonviolence Center, 431 Notre Dame Lane, Apt. 206, Baltimore, MD 21212.  Ph.: 410-323-1607; Email: mobuszewski2001 [at] Go to

"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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