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Authors will sign books during breaks.

Friday, September 16, 2011, at the Haven, 112 W Market Street, Charlottesville, Va. Map.

FRIDAY SEPT 16
DOORS OPEN 5:30 p.m. -- REGISTRATION 5:30-6:30
6:00 Authentic Afghan dinner
--Welcome by Charlottesville Mayor Dave Norris--
6:30 MIC in Cville and VA - David Swanson
7:00 Dramatic dialogue with Eisenhower, Jefferson, and Martin Luther King Jr.
7:45 Voices of Conscience - Ann Wright
8:30 free MIC50 cake for all provided by Camino Restaurant

 

Saturday and Sunday, September 17 and 18, 2011, at The Dickinson Fine and Performing Arts Center at Piedmont Virginia Community College, 501 County Road 338, Charlottesville, Va. 22902-7589. Map.

SATURDAY SEPT 17
DOORS OPEN 8:00 a.m. -- REGISTRATION 8:00-8:30

8:30 - 9:45
Federal Budget and Impact of MIC on the Economy - Robert Naiman and Dave Shreve

9:45-10:30 Budget Activity - Lisa Savage

BREAK

10:45-12:30
Are Weapons Corporations People? - George Friday
MIC and Civil Liberties - Jeff Fogel
What War Does to Law - Ben Davis

LUNCH

1:15-2:00 War Media - Robert Jensen
2:00-2:45 MIC and the environment - Claire Hanrahan and Coleman Smith
2:45-3:30 Extra Casualties: The Human Cost of War - Mia Austin Scoggins

BREAK

3:45-4:30 MIC and weapons proliferation, global hostility - Bruce Gagnon
4:30-5:15 Whistleblowing - Karen Kwiatkowski and Bunny Greenhouse
5:15-6:00 Why Peace is Possible and How We Can Achieve It - Paul Chappell

 

Saturday and Sunday, September 17 and 18, 2011, at The Dickinson Fine and Performing Arts Center at Piedmont Virginia Community College, 501 County Road 338, Charlottesville, Va. 22902-7589. Map.

SUNDAY SEPT 18
DOORS OPEN 9:00 a.m. -- REGISTRATION 9:00 - 9:30

9:30 - 11:30
Conversion to a Peace Economy - Mary Beth Sullivan
What Needs Changing - Jonathan Williams

LUNCH

12:15-1:45
Activism - Ray McGovern, Helena Cobban, Lisa Savage

BREAK

2:00 - 3:00 Action Planning

3:00-4:00 Panel With All Conference Speakers Together

4:00-4:30 Anti-Authoritarian Activism - Bruce Levine

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May 19, Sarasota, FL, 7:00 p.m. Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center 525 Kumquat Court, Sarasota, FL

May 20, Jacksonville, FL, 7:00 p.m., Florida Christian Center Auditorium, 1115 Edgewood Ave S, Jacksonville, FL 32205, (904) 381-4800.

May 21, Gainesville, FL
7:00 p.m.
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Gainesville, Florida
4225 NW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32605
(352) 377-1669
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May 28, San Francisco, CA
11 a.m. to 1 p.m., David Swanson interviewed by Daniel Ellsberg, at San Francisco Main Public Library, 100 Larkin Street.
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May 28, Marin County, CA
4 to 6 p.m., David Swanson in conversation with Norman Solomon, at Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera, CA
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May 29, Oakland, CA
3 to 4 p.m., David Swanson interviewed by Cindy Sheehan, at Diesel: A Bookstore, 5433 College Avenue at Kales (near Manila), Oakland, CA
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May 29, Berkeley, CA
7:30 to 9 p.m., David Swanson and Cindy Sheehan at Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists, sponsored by the Social Justice Committee and Cynthia Papermaster, 1606 Bonita Ave. (at Cedar), Berkeley, CA
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May 30, Fresno, CA
2 to 4 p.m., David Swanson and Cindy Sheehan at a Peace Fresno event
Community United Church of Christ
5550 N. Fresno Street
Fresno, CA 93710


June 11 St. Paul, MN, 6 p.m. at Macalester Plymouth Church Social Hall 1658 Lincoln, St. Paul, MN.
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June 12 Minneapolis, MN, 9 and 11 a.m. at St. Joan's 4533 3rd Ave So, Minneapolis, MN, plus peace pole dedication at 2 p.m.
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