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Upcoming anti-war events: Eugene, Hood River, Monmouth, Salem and Yachats

keep the pressure up everywhere!
Next Day Of Update 3/20/03

EUGENE

Saturday (3/22): march from EMU and fair grounds at 11am rally at noon

Sunday (3/23): Interfaith service, First United Methodist Church, 1376 olive,
7pm

HOOD RIVER

There will be a parade for peace on Saturday, March 29th from 1-3 in Hood
River. We will start and end at Overlook Memorial Park on 2nd & State
streets. There will be music for peace as we gather provided by Scot
Bergeron. Please bring signs of peace/no war and tell your friends. If you are
interested in helping with the coordination, please call me at 387-3956

MONMOUTH

Candlelight Vigil
There will be a candlelight vigil Thursday, March 20, at 5:30, at Western
Oregon University, in front of Werner University Center (East doors). We gather
for peace and to come together after the start of the war.

Organized by Students for Peace, an ASWOU-chartered student organization at
Western Oregon University.
Contact:  woustudentsforpeace@yahoo.com

SALEM

Hello,

As you probably know, Michele Darr is maintaining a "rolling fast" and
candlelight vigil on the steps of the Oregon Capitol.

With Michele's permission, a website has created to document what she is doing.
please spread the word. The address is:  http://www.heggen.net/iraq

YACHATS

Ongoing peace vigil in Yachats 9:30 to 10:30 Saturdays since October 2001.
Meet at the Post Office in foul weather and at Hwy 101 in front of Clarks Mkt
in fair weather.

 gailparker@earthlink.net>

WEBSITES

Regime change countdown Please browse to  http://www.snowyplover.com/peace to
see what I'm talking about and get instructions (at the bottom of the page) for
how to copy the necessary HTML into your web pages so you too can display the
number of days remaining in Bush's administration.

If you think the U.S. shouldn't engage in PRE-EMPTIVE WARFARE, tell your
congressional representative and senators not to fund it. Click here to contact
them:  http://www.vote-smart.org

Download a Stop the War Now poster at: www.peace-action.org

Find out what you can do to help children deal with war. Go to:
 http://www.peace-action.org/home/children.html

Please see our Campaign for a New Foreign Policy section of the website for
more information about a long term change in direction:
 http://www.peace-action.org/camp/cnfp/cnfp.html

Help Peace Action build an effective citizen movement. Donate:
 http://www.peace-action.org/joinpa.html

LEGISLATIVE

Congress contacts:

David Wu, 1st District
DC 202-225-0855 Email: house.gov/wu, click" contact information".
Portland 503-326-2901, fax: 503-326-5066

Greg Walden, 2nd District DC: 202-225-6730, fax: 202-225-5774
Web mail: walden.house.gov, "click e-mail"
Medford: 541-776-4646, fax: 541-779-0204

Earl Blumenauer, DC: 202-225-4811, fax: 202-225-8941
attn: Marie Reitman, Foreign Policy Aide
Web mail: house.gov/blumenauer, "contact Earl"
Portland: 503-231-2300, fax: 503-230-5413

Peter DeFazio, DC: 202-225-6416, fax: 202-225-0032
Web mail: house.gov/defazio, click"email me"
Eugene: 541-465-6732,1-800-944-9603, fax: 541-465-6458

Darlene Hooley, DC: 202-225-5711, fax 202-25-5699
web mail: house.gov/hooley, "contact darlene"
Salem: 503-588-9100, 1-888-446-6539, fax 503-588-5517

Senator Gordon Smith
One World Trade Center
121 SW Salmon St. Suite 1250 Portland, OR 97204
Email:  oregon@gsmith.senate.gov
DC: 202-224-3753, fax 202-228-3997
OR: (503) 326-3386, Fax: (503) 326-2900

Senator Ron Wyden
700 NE Multnomah St. Suite 450 Portland, OR 97232
Email: thru his website  http://wyden.senate.gov
DC: 202- 224-5244, fax 202 228-2717
OR: (503) 326-7525, Fax: (503) 326-7528

3) Senator Minnis bill: Just as many of us have predicted, the hysteria
surrounding war is serving as cover for a harsh new attack on our civil
liberties, this time on the state level. (For those out of Oregon: Check ACLU
national site for Patriot Act 2 coming soon after the war begins.) According to
ACLU-Oregon  http://www.aclu-or.org/issues/terrorism/SB742.htm SB
742, would be an Oregon State version of the infamous "Patriot" Act. It is
COMING UP FOR A HEARING on Monday, March 24 at 8:00 am Senate Judiciary, Room
343

4) House Representative Congressman John Conyers on the Judicial Committee is
asking you to, through his legislative assistant Alexia (her number is 313-961-
5670 x 16), fax or email if you want Bush impeached.

Fax to ATTN.: ALEXIA, assistant to Hon. Congressman John Conyers her number is
313-961-5670 x 16
MESSAGE FROM ALEXIA: FAX OR EMAIL, CAUSE PHONES ARE RINGING OFF HOOK

Message from Alexia:

The phones are currently ringing off the hook, so please send a brief message
stating whether you are for or against impeachment via email or fax: e mail:
 john.conyers@mail.house.gov OR Fax: (313) 226-2085
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They are NOT introducing articles of impeachment now. They are only TALLYING
e mail:  john.conyers@mail.house.gov OR Fax: (313) 226-2085

Countdown 21.Mar.2003 19:14

David B.

Let's all do our darndest out there so we DON'T have to wait 671 days for this bastard to be out of office....

Out of office and to The Hague to stand trial for war crimes!

Portland, OR