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Change ≠ War

Please join the PDX Peace Coalition on Saturday, April 4th for Change ≠ War. We will be hosting a teach-in, march, and public reading to demand Out of Iraq, Out of Afghanistan. Visit www.pdxpeace.org for more details.
PDX Peace presents

Change ≠ War

Saturday, April 4, 2009

Program Schedule

11:00 am Teach-in: Ending Occupation from Iraq to Afghanistan to Palestine
Cramer Hall, Portland State University

2:00 pm March: Out of Iraq, Out of Afghanistan
Money for People, Not for War
South Park Blocks, SW Park & SW Salmon

3:00 pm Public Reading: Dr. Martin Luther King's "Beyond Vietnam"
42 years later, an inspiration for today's peace movement.
Skidmore Fountain, SW 1st & SW Ankeny


Teach-In Details

11:00 am - 11:30 am Welcome & Opening
Portland State University, Cramer Hall, Room 071

11:30 am - 12:30 pm Workshops

Obama & the Anti-War Movement, Cramer Hall, Room 071
Featured Speakers:
*Zahra Alkabi, founder of Save Refugees ( http://www.saverefugees.org)
*Wael Elasady, of liberalarab.com, and co-founder of Students United for Palestinian Equal Rights
*Meredith Reese, PDX Peace Coalition & International Socialist Organization

Politics & Economics of War, Cramer Hall, Room 150
Featured Speakers:
*Mary King, Professor of Economics, Portland State University
*Peter Shapiro, Portland Jobs with Justice
*War Resisters League

The Sanctuary City Campaign, Cramer Hall, Room 171
Featured Speakers:
*Gerry Condon, Canada GI Safehaven Project
*Benji Lewis, Iraq Veterans Against the War Oregon
*Dan Shea, Veterans for Peace, Chapter 72
*Nick Spring, Bellingham Sanctuary City Campaign


Equality, Justice & Peace: The Lessons of Martin Luther King, Cramer Hall, Room 183
Interactive workshop presented by John Nerikaat

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch Break

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Closing Ceremony
Portland State University, Cramer Hall, Room 071

1:30 pm Join Others at the South Park Blocks to March!

For more information, visit www.pdxpeace.org!

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