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WEST COAST G.I. RESISTANCE COFFEEHOUSE TOUR

The G.I. Resistance CoffeeHouse Tour is a joint effort of Coffee Strong, Under the Hood and the Clearing Barrel, g.i. resistance coffeehouses. The West Coast tour starts on February 13 in San Diego, California, and ill make a dozen stops on the West Coast, ending in Washington State on March 2.
Friday, February 28
West Coast G.I. Resistance CoffeeHouse Tour
Multnomah Meeting House, 4312 S.E. Stark Street, Portland
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Potluck dinner at 6:00 p.m.
Program at 7:00 p.m.
Music by Grant Remington of Veterans for Peace, Chapter 72.
Slide presentation by organizers from Coffee Strong, Under the Hood, and the Clearing Barrel, g.i. resistance coffeehouses.

Free! Donations gratefully accepted to support G.I. resistance coffeehouses.

Join the supporters behind Coffee Strong, Under the Hood and the Clearing Barrel as they come to Portland on the G.I. Resistance CoffeeHouse Tour. These G.I. Resistance CoffeeHouses are located near large military bases in Washington, Texas and Germany and provide service members, veterans and their families safe places for healing, to exchange unfiltered information, to speak about their concerns and experiences and to organize for a more just and peaceful world by standing against war and militarism.

Present-day g.i. resistance coffeehouse organizers will share more about diverse forms their organizations have taken, including cafe and outreach center, bar and coffeehouse, and military and veterans rights center. They will also share more about our plans to continue anti-war organizing in the military community, including the launch of a new radio station, community education program and more.

Sponsors are Coffee Strong, Under the Hood and the Clearing Barrel.

Supporters include: Veterans for Peace, Chapter 72; Iraq Veterans Against the War; March Forward; The Military Task Force of the National Lawyers Guild; the Center for Conscience in Action; the Center on Conscience and War; Civilian Soldier Alliance and Courage to Resist; Recruiter Watch PDX; War Resisters League; and Peace and Social Concerns Committee of Multnomah Monthly Meeting.

GI COFFEE HOUSE TOUR - website 15.Feb.2014 12:35

More Info

 http://underthehoodcafe.org/tour/

Coffee Strong, The Clearing Barrel, and Under the Hood Cafe and Outreach Center are GI coffeehouses located next to major military installations in Washington State, Germany and Texas.
We provide service members, veterans and their families' safe places for healing, to exchange unfiltered information, and to speak about our concerns and experiences.

Info on Speakers:  http://underthehoodcafe.org/tour/#Tour-Speakers