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A Woman Among Warlords: Malalai Joya Denounces U.S. War in Afghanistan

When: Friday, October 30, 2009, 3:00 pm
Where: Emerson College, Bordy Auditorium • 216 Tremont St, 1st Floor • Boston

Malalai Joya, the young woman who the BBC has hailed as the "bravest in Afghanistan", has published her memoirs, A Woman Among Warlords: The Extraordinary Story of an Afghan Woman Who Dared to Speak Out

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Hear Directly from a Women's Rights Activist from Afghanistan

When: Sunday, October 25, 2009, 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Where: Conference Call

New England Peace Movement asks "Eight Years of War, How Many More?"

Video by Robert Malin V/O Tim Watts Additional Camera Paul Hubbard

On Saturday, October 17, the antiwar demonstration at Copley Square made a loud and proud statement that the peace and justice movement is alive and well!    We were joined by 40 peace actions throughout the United States yesterday and by Afghanistan-themed demonstrations and events on October 5 in Washington and on October 7 throughout the nation.

The Afghanistan war was in the forefront of everyone's minds, based on the signs, banners, tables, songs, and speeches.  By calling for "Troops Out now" we registered beyond question that there is organized opposition to this war, a movement that is determined enough to dig in for the long haul.

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