59] Food Pantry and Food Donation Center – Sept. 30
60]Listen Lead Share
Session – Sept. 30
61] Canvass for Salisbury
Progressives – Sept. 30
supplies are needed in Ukraine
63]Tell JHU president to renounce nuclear weapons contracts
Dave Eberhardt’s book "For All the Saints- a
65]Do you need a doctor?
books, videos, DVDs and records
you need any book shelves?
68]Join the Global Zero
50] –The Dorothy Day Catholic Worker will host
a peace vigil at the White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, WDC, on Fri., Sept.
29 at noon. Contact the Dorothy Day Catholic
Worker: 202-882-9649 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
51] – Every
Friday from noon to 1 PM, Baltimore Women in Black vigil for peace with men and
women who live in Roland Park. WIB invites all to join, and any peace sign is
welcome, such as "Defuse Nuclear War." The vigil takes place outside Roland Park
Place at the corner of West 40th Street and Elm Street. Parking is free at RPP
or at the Rotunda across the street. Contact Ann Vinup at email@example.com.
52] – The School of International Service, AU
<firstname.lastname@example.org> indicates that there will be a Partnership
launch between SIS and Football For Peace on Fri., Sept. 29 from 12:30 to 2 PM
at the Abramson Family Founders Room. This
event will be hosted and moderated by SIS Dean Shannon Hader and Kash
Siddiqi, Co-Founder of Football for Peace.
This event marks the official kick-off of the partnership between
Football for Peace, an international sports diplomacy foundation, and American
University’s School of International Service, whose mission is to "wage
peace" through actions that serve humanity. The partnership will launch
the inaugural District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia (DMV) “Football for
Peace Center” at the School of International Service. Collaboratively, the
Peace Center will address pressing social and environmental challenges in the
US and across the world, specifically focusing on three goals - human
empowerment, water prosperity, and societal advocacy. Learn more about the
first US “Football for Peace Center” at SIS, its plan to empower young people
to become MVPs (Most Valuable Peace-Makers) across the DMV, and the first
football-led water campaign, "Rehydrating the Earth," set to launch
later this year at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28) in
Dubai. RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sis-football-for-peace-partnership-launch-tickets-719391598637?aff=oddtdtcreator
53] – On Fri., Sept. 29
& Wed., Oct. 4 from 4 to 6 PM ET, there is a Common Cause organized
Election Protection phone bank. Work together to demand bold changes to our democracy to create a
government that represents all of us, not big corporations or special
interests. Register for a shift to make calls and help strengthen the phone
bank team to protect our democracy. These shifts will also always include
training for first-timers before you make calls, so if this is your first time,
no worries! Register
54] –The RootsAction Team [email@example.com] announced
that on Fri., Sept. 29 at 5 PM ET, there will be a Demonstration for Peace at
N. Charles and Centre Sts. This is part
of the Defuse Nuclear War week of actions through Sept. 30. Advocate for diplomacy between Russia and Ukraine,
disarmament of hair-trigger ICBMs, and reinstatement of crucial nuclear-weapons
treaties. Email Hanieh@rootsaction.org
Pax Christi USA [firstname.lastname@example.org] is holding a Teacher of Peace
celebration on Fri., Sept. 29 from 6 to 8:30 PM ET at Our Lady Queen of Peace
Church, 2700 19th St. S., Arlington
VA 22204 and via livestream. Celebrate Fr. Joe Nangle OFM as the 2023 Pax
Christi USA Teacher of Peace. This award began in 1978 as a recognition of
women and men, like Fr. Joe, whose lives and work exemplify the theme of
Pope Paul VI’s World Day of Peace message, “To reach peace, teach
peace.” The evening will start with a prayer service and then move into a
program to honor Fr. Joe's life of service and commitment. Enjoy a simple
spread of food and drink. RSVP at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScS4JzWgFJJZO4yedF7V9JgEkmqhMD117Gi_nYKvUUM-dUWUg/viewform
56]--Northern Virginia Democratic Socialists
[email@example.com] wants you to know about an event on Fri., Sept. 29 from
6:30 to 9 PM ET – ICE Out of Arlington at the Arlington Community Center , 909
S. Dinwiddie St, Arlington 22204 in Room 527 A & B. RSVP at https://www.instagram.com/p/CxjEQpQSr-r/.
Sat., Sept. 30 from noon to 2 PM EST, get over to the Food Pantry and Food
Donation Center at First and Franklin Presbyterian Church, 210 W. Madison St.,
Baltimore. This Food Pantry is open every Saturday. Get a grocery bag – breakfast,
jelly and peanut butter (a good source of protein) for lunch, the makings for a
balanced dinner such as beans and rice, pasta and sauce, soup, vegetables,
fruit, and a paper goods. Also added is a little fun food, such as popcorn or
cookies, for everyone enjoys a treat. Contributions of shelf stable foods
can be brought to Reid Chapel every Saturday between noon and 2 PM. If shopping
is difficult for you, monetary donations earmarked food pantry may be sent to
the church. How else can you
help? Volunteers are needed to help collect and distribute food. Contact the
church office to volunteer. You can also help by spreading the word to those
you know who are facing food insecurity. See https://www.facebook.com/firstfranklinbaltimore.
60] – On Sat., Sept. 30 at 3 PM ET, join the Environmental
Justice Task Force for its Listen Lead Share Session at the Enoch Pratt Free
Library - Cherry Hill Branch, 606 Cherry Hill Road, Baltimore 21225. This
community event is an opportunity for frontline communities to let their voices
be heard. For decades our most vulnerable communities in South Baltimore have
been oppressed by economic, and environmental exploitation. Share your concerns
and let us create a new reality together. This is what democracy looks like.
RSVP at https://www.mobilize.us/progressivemaryland/event/581645/?followup_modal_context=organization_newsletter_custom_recommendations
The Lower Shore Progressive Caucus
[firstname.lastname@example.org] will canvass for Salisbury Progressives on
Sat., Sept. 30 from 10:30 AM to noon ET and 1:30 to 3:30 PM ET at the Megan
Outten Campaign Office, 213 W. Main St., Salisbury 21804. Canvass for endorsed
candidates. As the heartbeat of the community, stands by our endorsed
candidates, and we're hitting the streets to ensure their vision resonates with
every resident. RSVP at https://www.mobilize.us/progressivemaryland/event/579474/
62] -- If you are able to donate any kind of surplus
medical supplies for field hospitals in eastern Ukraine, please email Brendan.email@example.com
or call 410-721-5770 x231. There is a
colleague whose father is a medic on the front line. One container is shipped
every month to the Donbass region. Donations can be picked up in Baltimore and
Columbia every Thursday, and on other days in Annapolis and Crofton.
63] -- This is A PLEA TO CONVINCE JOHNS
HOPKINS UNIVERSITY TO OBEY INTERNATIONAL LAW. The world reached a historic
milestone on January 22, 2021: The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons
[TPNW] entered into force and become binding international law -- https://www.icanw.org/the_treaty.
Prevent Nuclear War/Maryland has called attention to the growing
danger of nuclear war and the outrageous $1.7 trillion dollars we are spending
to upgrade the nuclear arsenal. On July 18, 2017, Johns Hopkins University
Applied Physics Laboratory, a U.S. Navy - affiliated research center received a
seven-year, $92 million contract to continue its systems engineering and
research-and-development services for the Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center.
Help convince JHU to renounce nuclear weapons contracts. Contact the president,
Ron Daniels, to urge him to reject all nuclear weapons contracts: Office of the
President, 242 Garland Hall, The Johns Hopkins University, 3400 N. Charles St.,
Baltimore, Maryland 21218. Call his office at (410) 516-8068 or
Eberhardt was a member of the Baltimore Four with Father Philip Berrigan, Tom
Lewis and Rev. James Mengel. The group poured blood on draft files on
October 27, 1967. They would be convicted and sentenced to prison. Dave
has written a book "For All the Saints- a Protest Primer"-
documenting the Baltimore Four action and many others up to and including the
most recent Plowshares action – Kings Bay Plowshares 7.
Dave just printed 50 new
copies of For All the Saints, a Protest Primer- 250+ pp w photos-therefore #'s
351-400 making it o so collectable with two Berrigan book reviews added. The
books are signed, and the price remains $25. Will send free if need b- he is
not in it for the money! If you want one, send him a check: or contact Dave
Eberhardt, 4 Hadley Square North, Baltimore, MD 21218 by email at firstname.lastname@example.org .
started his own medical practice in December before the pandemic hit.It is called
East-West Medicine and Rheumatology, and its website
is EastWestMD.com. Yousef is licensed in Maryland and Virginia. He
is doing primary care as well as rheumatologic care (focusing on joint problems
and autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and sjogren's).
He is offering telemedicine visits, and he has very reasonable rates for
uninsured individuals. He makes use of herbs (which can be sent directly
to patients from the herbal dispensary) as well as prescribing medications to
their local pharmacy if needed.
66] --If you would like to get rid of books, videos, DVDs, records, tarps and
table cloths, contact Max at 410-323-1607 or mobuszewski2001 at comcast.net.
you use any book shelves? Contact Max at 410-323-1607 or mobuszewski2001 at
an extraordinary global campaign for the elimination of nuclear weapons: http://www.globalzero.org/sign-declaration.
A growing group of leaders around the world is calling for the elimination of
nuclear weapons and a majority of the global public agrees. This is an
historic window of opportunity. With momentum already building in favor
of Zero, a major show of support from people around the world could tip the
balance. When it comes to nuclear weapons, one is one too many.
69] –A 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
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] comcast.net. Go to http://baltimorenonviolencecenter.blogspot.com/.
is called to live nonviolently, even if the change one works for seems
impossible. It may or may not be possible to turn the US around through
nonviolent revolution. But one thing favors such an attempt: the total
inability of violence to change anything for the better" - Daniel Berrigan