7pm, Public Forum $10
6pm, Reception $50
Phyllis Bennis serves as a fellow of the Institute for Policy Studies and the Transnational Institute and has long been a leading figure in the U.S. peace movement and serves on the steering committees of the US Campaign to End Israeli Occupation. Her books include UNDERSTANDING THE PALESTINIAN-ISRAELI CONFLICT and CHALLENGING EMPIRE: HOW PEOPLE, GOVERNMENTS AND THE UN DEFY U.S. POWER. She is a frequent contributor to al Jazeera TV, Democracy Now, Grit TV, BBC and more, and currently and the United for Peace & Justice anti-war coalition. She is co-author of ENDING THE US WAR IN AFGHANISTAN: A PRIMER.
To benefit the American Friends Service Committee's Peace & Economic Security program
For additional information write Jgerson@afsc.org or phone 617-661-6130