[act-ma] [UJP] Noam Chomsky and Phyllis Bennis in Conversation - THURSDAY

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UJP: Noam Chomsky and Phyllis Bennis in Conversation - THURSDAY








NOAM CHOMSKY AND PHYLLIS BENNIS IN CONVERSATION - THURSDAY
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 [1]EXAMINING THE ECONOMIC CRISIS, UNENDING WAR, AND RIGHTWING RESURGENCE
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Thursday, February 10

6:30 pm
Pleasant Street Congregational Church

75 Pleasant Street - 2 blocks from Arlington Center

Reception: 5:30 – 6:30pm ($5 donation)
Main Event: 6:30 – 8:15pm ($15/$10 low income/student)

Break Out Groups: 8:15 – 9:30pm

In this moment of national crisis, join these two leading intellectuals and your
neighbors to consider broad strategic questions and new organizing opportunities
and campaigns.

Prepare for the discussion by reading analyses of the momentous events in Egypt
by Chomsky and Bennis.  "It's Not Radical Islam That Worries the US -- It's
Independence [2]" (Chomsky); "Tunisia's Spark and Egypt's Flame: The Middle
East is Rising [3]", (Bennis).

Tickets, directions, program details, leaflets and background information
available at justicewithpeace.org/chomsky-bennis [4].  For info, contact
info at majorityagendaproject.org [5] or call Paul Shannon at 617-661-6130.

A fundraiser for the Majority Agenda Project [6] and Massachusetts Global
Action/Encuentro 5 [7]. Sponsors: Arlington United for Justice with Peace,
Watertown Citizens for Environmental Security, Military Families Speak Out,
Massachusetts Peace Action, Metrowest Peace Action, American Friends Service
Committee, United for Justice with Peace, Veterans for Peace/ Smedley Butler
Brigade, and the Walpole Peace and Justice Group.






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United for Justice with Peace [9] is a coalition of peace and justice
organizations and community peace groups in the Greater Boston region. The UJP
Coalition, formed after September 11th, seeks global peace through social and
economic justice.

Help us continue to do this critical work!   Make a donation to UJP today. [10]

             

            



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		Noam Chomsky and Phyllis Bennis in Conversation [13]

		Thu Feb 10

		6:30pm

		Pleasant St Church

		Arlington Center

		

		No War, No Warming! [14]

		Fri Feb 11

		7:00pm

		Boston University

		Boston

		

		Brown Bag Lunch Vigil: Bring the Troops Home!  Bring the Money Home! [15]

		Wed Feb 16

		12:00pm

		downstairs from Senator John Kerry's Office

		Boston

 

		Iran, Egypt and the US--Potential Partners In a New Middle East? [16]

		Wed Feb 16

		7:00pm

		Suffolk University

		Boston

		

		The Fruits of our Labor:  Afghan Perspectives in Film [17]

		Thu Feb 17

		7:30pm

		Arlington Center for the Arts

		Arlington

 

		AFSC Campus Organizing Conference - Israel/Palestine activism [18]

		Sat Mar 5

		12:00pm

		Cesar Chavez High School

		Washington, DC

 

		Stand for Peace - Resist the War Machine! [19]

		Sat Mar 19

		12:00pm

		Lafayette Park and The White House

		Washington, DC

		

		Malalai Joya and Noam Chomsky on Afghanistan [20]

		Fri Mar 25

		7:00pm

		tbd


		






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[1] http://justicewithpeace.org/chomsky-bennis
[2]
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cifamerica/2011/feb/04/radical-islam-united-states-independence
[3]
http://www.ips-dc.org/articles/tunisias_spark_egypts_flame_the_middle_east_is_rising
[4] http://justicewithpeace.org/chomsky-bennis
[5] info at majorityagendaproject.org
[6] http://majorityagenda.org
[7] http://www.encuentro5.org
[8] http://justicewithpeace.org
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[11] ujpcoalition at gmail.com
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[13] http://justicewithpeace.org/chomsky-bennis
[14] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/2241
[15] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/2224
[16] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/2124
[17] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/2248
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