Submitted by ujpadmin1 on Sun, 03/11/2012 - 7:13pm.
When: Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 7:30 pm
to 9:00 pm
Where: Episcopal Divinity School, Washburn Auditorium • 99 Brattle St • Harvard Sq T • Cambridge
2012 Mar 13 - 7:30pm
2012 Mar 13 - 9:00pm
Join Jason Tower and Joseph Gerson for a public forum about Asia-Pacific militarization and alternatives
“As the war in Iraq winds down and America begins to withdraw its forces from Afghanistan, the United States stands at a pivot point…One of the most important tasks of American statecraft over the next decade will therefore be to lock in a substantially increased investment – diplomatic, economic, strategic, and otherwise – in the Asia-Pacific Region”
Submitted by ujpadmin1 on Sun, 04/10/2011 - 8:26am.
When: Thursday, April 14, 2011, 7:00 pm
to 10:00 pm
Where: Boston University Law Auditorium • 767 Commonwealth Ave. • followed by reception at Sherman Union Backcourt • Boston
2011 Apr 14 - 7:00pm
2011 Apr 14 - 10:00pm
Understanding the Middle East and South/Central Asia
Noam Chomsky is among the world’s most influential political and social critics; he has written prolifically and lectured widely about U.S. Middle East policies, dynamics within the Middle East and the Central Asian War. Among his most recent books is Gaza in Crisis.
Journalist Beena Sarwar is a leading Pakistani journalist and democracy, human rights and peace advocate. She is an initiator of the Pakistani Campaign for Democracy and a former Nieman Fellow. Beena will be coming to us directly from an Afghan-Indian-Pakistani Trialogue in Berlin.
Submitted by ujpadmin1 on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 2:54pm.
When: Wednesday, April 4, 2012, 7:00 pm
to 9:00 pm
Where: Cambridge Friends Meeting Center • 5 Longfellow Park, off Brattle St. • Harvard Sq T • Cambridge
2012 Apr 4 - 7:00pm
2012 Apr 4 - 9:00pm
Afghanistan, Libya, Russia, Iran, China & Economic Injustice
A teach-in with Vijay Prashad, Elaine Bernard & Joseph Gerson
Peace and justice organizations, community based groups and Occupy are preparing to challenge militarism and austerity when the leaders of the NATO and G-8 nations meet in Chicago this May. Join us to learn what NATO and the G-8 have to do with the world’s wars, economic crises, and making the world safe for the 1%.