Saturday March 19... Move the War Money, Save our Communities!
"Move the War Money, Save our Communities"
The Washington Peace Center, Military Families Speak Out, United for Peace and Justice and others are collaborating on this forum exploring the effects of our over-inflated military budget on our local communities. Hear from local DC organizers on how the economic crisis is affecting DC and how we can work together across issues to change the situation.
· John Feffer, Foreign Policy In Focus, Institute for Policy Studies
· Kathryn Perry, Luther Place Memorial Church and N Street Village
· Linda Leaks, Empower DC
· Chantelle Batmen, IVAW
· Representative from Save our Safety Net DC
When: Saturday, March 19, 2011
Dinner served from 5-6 pm (donation requested)
Luther Place Memorial Church
1226 Vermont Avenue Northwest
Concert 8-10 pm: "Soundtrack for Refusal" CD Release Show featuring Ryan Harvey, Spoonboy and Jubilee - a fundraiser for Civilian-Soldier Alliance and Iraq Veterans Against the War. Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/event.php?eid=192257244128465
Check the Washington Peace Center site for a full weekend of events commemorating the anniversary of the US Invasion of Iraq:http://washingtonpeacecenter.net/iraq2011