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
Saturday, March 19, 2011
Dinner served from 5-6 pm (donation requested)
Luther Place Memorial Church
1226 Vermont Avenue Northwest
This event is endorsed by the Civilian Soldier Alliance, CodePink , Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador (CISPES), DC Jobs with Justice, Dorothy Day Catholic Worker, Empower DC, Iraq Veterans Against the War, Peace Action, Luther Place Memorial Church, Save our Safety Net DC, SOAWatch, Stop These Wars and others.
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