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NO TO THE DRONE WARS! Local Events Friday and Saturday

On Friday, June 29, there will be a "No U.S. War on Syria -- No to the Drone Wars! rally and march at Pioneer Courthouse Square, starting at 5:00 p.m. There will also be two opportunities to hear Medea Benjamin, CodePink activist and author, speak about her new book, DRONE WARFARE: KILLING BY REMOTE CONTROL: one at 7:00 p.m. on Friday at the Peace House in Northeast Portland; another between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Saturday at St. Francis Dining Hal in Southeast Portland.

Friday, June 29
DRONE WARFARE: KILLING BY REMOTE CONTROL Book Talk
Speaker: Medea Benjamin, CodePink activist and author
7:00 p.m. - (approximately) 9:00 p.m.
Peace House, 2116 N.E. 18th (at Tillamook), Portland

Saturday, June 30
KNOW THE DRONES Q&A and STOMP OUT THE DRONES DANCE PARTY
Speaker: Medea Benjamin, CodePink activist and author
Book talk and entertainment
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
St. Francis Dining Hall, 330 S.E. 11th Avenue, Portland

At both events, books will be available for purchase. Donations gratefully accepted.
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