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The Best Laid Plans

 

Why is it that the best-laid plans never work out… or, at least, they don’t work out like you planned them?  More to the point, why haven’t I learned this lesson by now?  I always find myself surprised that the things I thought were a ‘done deal’ tend to crumble quicker than coffee cake.  What I have learned is that when things do appear to fall apart, it is generally meant to be, and opens the door for whatever comes next.

 

Syria News - Jan 25

 

 

In Senate confirmation hearing, bipartisan pressure on Kerry over Syria policy, Kerry: The goal of U.S. policy is a peaceful transition to a new government - NBC Politics

Russia's Putin says Libya and Syria revolts led to Algeria hostage crisis - Yahoo! News

China, Russia, U.S. raise Mediterranean naval focus - Yahoo! News

Russian maneuvers off the Syrian coast - Russia & India Report

French Military Source: US Special Force in Lebanon to Monitor Syria - moqawama.org

Saudi Arabia v. Qatar on Syria - Counterpunch

Russian offer to host an international conference on Syrian refugees - Sky News

America: Iraq responded impressively to the Syrian refugee’s situation - shafaaq.com

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VIDEO: Free Syrian Army accuses Kurdish group of being Assad's mercenaries. Ras Al Ain - Al Jazeera English

VIDEO: Kurdish civilians kidnapped by FSA and accused of being YPG. Ras Al Ain - LiveLeak.com

Syrian Kurd: The FSA is helping create conflict between Arabs and Kurds - NPR

VIDEO: Jubhat al-Nusra Announces No-Fly Zone in Aleppo - LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: Attack on Aleppo University - Lies of FSA - LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: Bombing of Aleppo University - What Happened - YouTube

VIDEO: FSA Soldiers capture enemies and slap them around- LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: Armenians leave ancestral homes in Syria for Yerevan - YouTube

VIDEO: A citizen beaten by Syrian soldiers - YouTube

Syrian Directorate of Antiquities Records Vandalism Acts and Illegal Excavations- SANA

Surveillance Drones Received by Syrian Military for Border And Sky Control- Real Syria Updates

 

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Putting Our Bodies on the Line to Stop Drone Warfare

 

There is a growing national movement to end the drone warfare that has been expanded during the Obama years.  Even as Obama gives an inaugural speech that many thought to be inspiring and suggestive of change, reports indicate that the drone program continues to escalate.  So, we must continue to do everything we can to stop the killer drones.

 

4th Amendment vs. 2nd Amendment — meekness vs. rage, by Karen Cummings

 

As I listen to or read about the hue and cry over our Second Amendment rights if any new laws or restrictions on “bearing arms” are instituted, I wonder about the relative lack of concern over our Fourth Amendment rights.

On one hand, citizens rail against losing one Constitutional right — to bear arms —and on the other, they meekly submit to actions that abrogate another, unreasonable search and seizure.

Israeli Election Results

 

Israeli Election Results

 

by Stephen Lendman

 

Israel has no constitution. Basic Laws substitute. One defines the "Powers and Functions of the Knesset." It's elected by "general, national, direct, equal, secret and proportional elections in accordance with Knesset Elections Law."

 

Lynne Stewart's Struggle for Justice Continues

 

Lynne Stewart's Struggle for Justice Continues

 

by Stephen Lendman

 

Numerous previous articles discussed her case, character, and dedication to rule of law principles. She's an internationally recognized human rights lawyer. 

 

1/21/2013 - DC - March for Peace Against War

by Debra Sweet               Washington was strangely quiet yesterday, in contrast to 2009. Though hundreds of thousands came out to the Mall to celebrate another term for Barack Obama, there wasn't bubbling, hopeful excitement in the air this time.

Protesting Drones

Syria News - Jan 24

 

HRW: Syria rebels looting churches, destroying mosques, Armed clashes cause mass displacement of minorities | Support Syrian Christians

Activists demand end to violence in Syria's Kurdish city of Ras al-Ain - ekurd

VIDEO: Syrian Rebels Burn Muslim Mosques - YouTube

VIDEO: Wahhabi Destroying mosques of Shia Muslim in Syria - YouTube

VIDEO: Umayyad Mosque burned, scarred by bullets and trashed - YouTube

VIDEO: Patriarch: Christians in Syria Fearful of FSA - YouTube

VIDEO: FSA Terrorist Raiding and Burning a Cotton Cleaning Factory. Raqqa - LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: FSA fires heavy rocket towards Aleppo - LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: FSA abusing SAA militiamen - Firstpost 

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Syria agriculture sector in tatters, livelihoods of about half of the country's population threatened: UN - AFP

White House defends U.S. response to humanitarian crisis in Syria - KUNA

‘Flat Wrong’: CIA Denies Lt. Gen. Boykin’s Claim About Alleged U.S. Gun-Running to Syrian Rebels Through Benghazi (VIDEO) -TheBlaze.com

Russia: Syria rebels obsession with Assad blocks peace - Yahoo! News

Turkey's Davutoglu warns Syrian Kurdish group - World Bulletin

Qatar Leaks: The Business of Foreign Affairs | Al Akhbar English

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Women Joining Syrian Military, The first women's unit of the National Defence Forces has 450 fighters - AFP

VIDEO: Syrian Women join Syrian Arab Army - RTArabic

VIDEO: Syrian Arab Army beat rebel to death - LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: Syrian Arab Army brutally executing a student accused of being with the Free Syrian Army - LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: Man executed by the Syrian Arab Army - LiveLeak.com

 

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Cville v. Drones

Moved from the 19th to the 4th!

Charlottesville Va City Council has chosen to place on its agenda for the February 19th 4th meeting a resolution opposing, restricting, or banning drones. (This date has been confirmed; it is the 19th.)

Here's a draft resolution.

Here's why Drones Are a Local Issue.

Sign up if you plan to be there.

The Virginia General Assembly has already been considering legislation on drones. It's important for Virginia localities to make their voices heard.

The federal government has authorized the flight of 30,000 drones in U.S. skies. Will proper restrictions be in place in time?

In the absence of laws, local police departments around the country are establishing their own practices. If those localities that care about civil liberties stay silent, those that don't will create de facto law for all of us.

Americans are spied on without warrant or probable cause using every existing technology. Without serious restrictions and penalties in place, drones will be no exception.

Police departments that want to use drones to target protesters with pepper spray and rubber bullets will make the argument that this approach protects the police. But a better way to protect the police would be to instruct them to assist the public in exercising first amendment rights, rather than treating the public as an enemy in a low-intensity war.

If you live in Charlottesville please let the city council hear your support and advice:
council@charlottesville.org.

If you live in or near Charlottesville, please be at the meeting on February 19th 4th, 7 pm in City Hall, get there very early if you want to speak.

Learn more about drones:
http://warisacrime.org/category/categories/drones.

FLYER: PDF.

Talk Nation Radio: Reese Erlich on Bahrain and Syria

Bahrain and Syria: in one the United States supports a brutal dictatorship against a nonviolent movement for human rights.  In the other the United States supports violent opposition to the government in the name of human rights.  All is not as it appears.  We speak with Reese Erlich.

Reese Erlich's history in journalism goes back 45 years. He first worked as a staff writer and research editor for Ramparts, an investigative reporting magazine published in San Francisco from 1963 to 1975. Today he works as a full-time print and broadcast, freelance reporter. He reports regularly for National Public Radio, CBC, ABC (Australia), Radio Deutsche Welle and Market Place Radio. His articles appear in the Global Post and Christian Science Monitor. His television documentaries have aired on PBS stations nationwide.

Erlich’s book, Target Iraq: What the News Media Didn't Tell You, co-authored with Norman Solomon, became a best seller in 2003. The Iran Agenda: The Real Story of US Policy and the Middle East Crisis was published in 2007. Dateline Havana: The Real Story of US Policy and the Future of Cuba was published in 2009. Conversations with Terrorists: Middle East Leaders on Politics, Violence and Empire, was published in 2010.

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Inaugural Hypocrisy

 

Inaugural Hypocrisy

 

by Stephen Lendman

 

A previous article discussed America's quadrennial exercise in hypocrisy. It's institutionalized. It conceals the nation's dark side.

 

Pomp and circumstance hide neoliberal harshness. War is portrayed as peace. Lawless government is called legitimate. Democracy never existed and doesn't now.

 

Dominant Israeli Parties Spurn Democracy

 

Dominant Israeli Parties Spurn Democracy

 

by Stephen Lendman

 

Israel never was democratic and isn't now. One-fifth of its citizens are enfranchised in name only. They have no say. Nor do most Jews. More on Israel's election below.

 

On January 22, Israelis voted. Over 5.6 million were eligible. About 1,000 polling stations accommodated them. In most places, they stayed open until 10PM. Rural areas, small towns, and hospitals closed theirs at 8PM.

Syria News - Jan 23

 

Bipartisan group of U.S. senators wants Obama to boost direct assistance to Syrian opposition - VOA

Russia says it is not planning full Syria evacuation, Bogdanov: " We think it (the conflict) may be prolonged" - Yahoo! News

Saudi says negotiated Syria settlement inconceivable - Reuters

Qatar hands Syrian opposition $20m - ArabianBusiness.com

UN concerned about sending arms to Syrian rebels, since "this contributes to spread of terror, destruction, and killings" - islamicinvitationturkey 

US plea to protect Syria's rich heritage - AFP

Turkey Angered by Armenian Petition On White House Website - Al-Monitor

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Syria Blames Qaeda for Hama Car Bomb, Criticize Turkey for sheltering "terrorists" - almanar.com

More young Syrians disillusioned by the revolution - latimes.com

VIDEO: Suicide Car Bomb in Hama Today - Friends of Syria

VIDEO: Bishops: Qaeda's Jabhat al-Nusra & the Suffering of the 25,000 Christians of Hassake, Syria - YouTube

VIDEO; Documentary: Syrian rebels speak about their atrocities, Part 1 - YouTube

VIDEO: Documentary: Syrian rebels speak about their atrocities Part 2 - YouTube

VIDEO: Syrian soldiers abuse teen - YouTube

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Syrian rebels continue to clash with Kurds in northeast: activists - Yahoo! News

VIDEO: Qamishli, Syria: Massive Funeral of YPG fighter killed by the FSA - Liveleak

VIDEO: Kurdish YPG Forces take control of Rumelan - YouTube

VIDEO: New Kurdish armed group in Syria: Freedom Falcons aim to establish a Kurdish de facto state by fighting for a democratic and federal Syria - YouTube

 

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Shoshana Hebshi suing the TSA and Frontier Airlines

American citizen Shoshana Hebshi, who was hauled off a plane in handcuffs, taken to a jail cell, and strip-searched, is finally suing the TSA.

Read the rest at TSA News.

A TSA Timeline

Kick-ass new post by Bill Fisher. Full of pertinent information and links to supporting evidence.

The TSA sh*ts on the 4th Amendment daily. Its agents also bully, harass, rob, and assault people. That includes sexual assault. And if you think I'm exaggerating, you've obviously been asleep for the past several years.

Read the rest at TSA News.

Goldman, Other Welfare Queens Tell Us Forget Social Security-Medicare Until 70

Michael Collins

(Washington, DC 1/21)  A long standing  Money Party front, the Business Roundtable, wants you to wait until you're 70 years old before you get Social Security and Medicare benefits.  This is just a reprise of the November 2012 dictate from the king of corporate cronyism, Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein.  (Image: DonkeyHotey)  (Greenspan statement)

The boss announced, "So there will be things that, you know, the retirement age has to be changed, maybe some of the benefits have to be affected, maybe some of the inflation adjustments have to be revised. But in general, entitlements have to be slowed down and contained."  Lloyd Blankfein, CBS News, November 2012

That's easy for Lloyd to say.  He makes tens of millions of dollars a year without so much as lifting a finger.  You can be sure that Blankfein has a deluxe health insurance and retirement plan.

Four More Years of War

 

Four More Years

 

by Stephen Lendman

 

Inaugurating US presidents quadrennially reflects institutionalized hypocrisy.

 

On January 20, Obama began term two. After all the harm he caused so many, imagine how much more he plans.

 

Netanyahu Rejects Palestinian Sovereignty and Democratic Freedoms

 

Netanyahu Rejects Palestinian Sovereignty and Democratic Freedoms

 

by Stephen Lendman

 

On January 20, Netanyahu said no to independent Palestine, yes to settlement expansions. More on that below.

 

Freedom House calls itself "an independent watchdog organization dedicated to the expansion of freedom around the world." 

How Unalienable Is Life?

Meet the new boss who, upon his inauguration, declared that the right to life is unalienable.  Let me be clear, that doesn't mean he can't take yours.

In fact, he runs through a list of men, women, and children on Tuesdays, hung over from inaugurations or not, and picks whom to murder and murders them.

We're not supposed to call it murder, of course, because it's properly assassination.  Except that no public figures are being assassinated; 98% of those killed are not targeted at all; some are targeted for suspicious behavior without knowing their names; one type of suspicious behavior is the act of retrieving the dead and wounded from a previous strike; and those targeted are not targeted for politics but for resisting illegal occupations.  Moreover, an assassination is a type of murder.

We're not supposed to call it murder, nonetheless, because it sounds more Objective to call it killing.  But murder is a type of killing, specifically unlawfully killing a person especially with malice aforethought.  Killing by accident is not murder and not what the president is doing.  Killing legally is not murder and not what the president is doing -- at least not as far as anyone knows or according to any interpretation of law put forward.  Killing indirectly by encouraging poverty or environmental destruction or denial of healthcare may be things the president is doing, but they are not murder and not drone wars. 

Imagine if a non-president went through a list of everyone in your local elementary school, picked out whom to kill, and ordered them killed.  You would call it murder.  You would call it mass-murder.  You would call it conspiracy to commit mass murder.  Why would electing that mass murderer president change anything?  Why would moving the victims abroad change anything? 

KILL ANYTHING THAT MOVES

"Kill Anything That Moves" is the title of an important new book from Nick Turse, covering the mass-murdering enterprise known in Vietnam as the American War, and in the United States as the Vietnam War.  Turse documents that policy decisions handed down from the top led consistently, over a period of years, to the ongoing slaughter of millions of civilians in Vietnam.  Much of the killing was done by hand or with guns or artillery, but the lion's share came in the form of 3.4 million combat sorties flown by U.S. and South Vietnamese aircraft between 1965 and 1972.  Air strikes are President Obama's primary instrument of foreign relations as well; he ordered 20,000 air strikes in his first term. 

The well-known Mylai massacre in Vietnam was not an aberration, but an almost typical incident and by no means the worst of them.  Turse documents a pattern of ongoing atrocities so pervasive that one is compelled to begin viewing the war itself as one large atrocity.  Something similar could be done for the endless war on everywhere that we are currently living through.  Scattered atrocities and scandals in Afghanistan and Iraq are interpreted as freak occurrences having nothing to do with the general thrust of the war.  And yet they are its essence. 

"Kill anything that moves," was an order given to U.S. troops in Vietnam indoctrinated with racist hatred for the Vietnamese.  "360 degree rotational fire" was a command on the streets of Iraq given to U.S. troops similarly conditioned to hate, and similarly worn down with physical exhaustion.  

Dead children in Vietnam resulted in comments like "Tough shit, they grow up to be VC."  One of the U.S. helicopter killers in Iraq heard in the Collateral Murder video says of dead children, "Well it's their fault for bringing their kids into a battle." 

In Vietnam anyone dead was the enemy, and sometimes weapons would be planted on them.  In drone wars, any dead males are militants, and in Iraq and Afghanistan weapons have often been planted on victims. 

The U.S. military during the Vietnam War shifted from keeping prisoners toward murdering prisoners, just as the Endless War on Everywhere has shifted from incarceration toward murder with the change in president from Bush to Obama.

In Vietnam, as in Iraq, rules of engagement were broadened until the rules allowed shooting at anything that moved.  In Vietnam, as in Iraq, the U.S. military sought to win people over by terrorizing them.  In  Vietnam, as in Afghanistan, whole villages were eliminated. 

In Vietnam, refugees suffered in horrible camps, while in Afghanistan children are rapidly freezing to death in a refugee camp near Kabul. 

Torture was common in Vietnam, including water-boarding.  But it wasn't at that time yet depicted in a Hollywood movie as a positive occurrence.

Napalm, white phosphorus, cluster bombs, and other widely despised and banned weapons were used in Vietnam as in the current war. 

Vast environmental destruction was part of both wars. 

Gang rape was a part of both wars. 

The mutilation of corpses was common in both wars.

Bulldozers flattened people's villages in Vietnam, not unlike what U.S.-made bulldozers do now to Palestine. 

Mass murders of civilians in Vietnam, as in Afghanistan, tended to be driven by a desire for revenge.

New weaponry allowed U.S. troops in Vietnam to shoot long distances, resulting in a habit of shooting first and investigating later, a habit now developed for drone strikes.

Self-appointed teams on the ground and in helicopters went "hunting" for natives to kill in Vietnam as in Afghanistan. 

And of course, Vietnamese leaders were targeted for assassination.

Then, as now, the atrocities and "war crimes" were committed with impunity as part of the crime that was the war itself.  Or perhaps it would be more accurate to say: because there was impunity then, it remains today.

Turse discovered that the military investigated numerous accusations, documented incidents, and then buried the reports.  So did others in the government.  So did the media, includingNewsweek which buried a major investigation.  Those who engaged in that coverup don't have on their hands the blood that had already been spilled, but do have on their hands the blood that has been spilled since in similar wars that might have been prevented.

Vietnamese victims who saw their loved ones tortured, murdered, and mutilated are -- in some cases -- still furious with rage decades later.  It's not hard to calculate how long such rage will last in the nations now being "liberated."

The crowd that turns out and shuts down Washington, D.C., for Obama inaugurations imagines that it is advancing peace and justice.  But it does so by cheering for one of two teams regardless of that team's performance.  Were that size crowd to turn out just once for a substantive demand, for peace or justice or any of the good causes favored by the people involved, a real victory would be obtainable.

If the crowd learned this week that Obama is murdering people, and returned next week to demand an end to the murders, the resulting movement would indeed end them.  Not only am I sure of that, but I hold it to be self-evident.

Obama's Second Inauguration: Big Money but No Big Lines

 

By Dave Lindorff


There were no memorable lines in President Obama’s second inaugural address. Certainly nothing like Franklin Roosevelt’s “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself,” which was in his first inaugural, or like John F. Kennedy’s “Ask not what your country can do for you -- ask what you can do for your country.”


But there was plenty he said that was troubling. 


The problem mostly wasn’t what he said. It was how he said it, and what he left unsaid.

The TSA and people of privilege, by Sommer Gentry

It’s become a cliché among those who support the TSA’s unprecedented intrusions into and under the clothing of innocent travelers: “Flying is a privilege, not a right.”

Israelis Vote

 

Israelis Vote

 

by Stephen Lendman

 

Twenty-four hours and counting. On Tuesday, January 22, Israelis vote. They're as mindless and out of touch as Americans.

 

Odds favor hardline extremism. Netanyahu will remain prime minister. Knesset members and cabinet officials will reflect the worst of right-wing government.

 

Israel Criminalizes Throwing Snowballs

 

Israel Criminalizes Throwing Snowballs

 

by Stephen Lendman

 

Police states operate that way. Israel is one of the worst. It spurns rule of law principles. It turns democratic values on their head. It targets Palestinians for praying to the wrong God.

 

Bomber in Chief: 20,000 Airstrikes in the President's First Term Cause Death and Destruction from Iraq to Somalia

http://www.alternet.org/world/bomber-chief-20000-airstrikes-presidents-first-term-cause-death-and-destruction-iraq-somalia

Many people around the world are disturbed by U.S. drone attacks in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen, Somalia and elsewhere. The illusion that American drones can strike without warning anywhere in the world without placing Americans in harm's way makes drones dangerously attractive to U.S. officials, even as they fuel the cycle of violence that the "war on terror" falsely promised to end but has instead escalated and sought to normalize. But drone strikes are only the tip of an iceberg, making up less than 10 percent of at least 20,130 air strikes the U.S. has conducted in other countries since President Obama's inauguration in 2009.

Syria News - Jan 21

 

Syria opposition meets to name PM-in-exile - AFP

Syrian opposition seeks Qatar backing for transition government - Reuters

The Bared Teeth of the Syrian War: Qatar Feels the Brunt - voltairenet.org

Syria Internal opposition statement regarding FSA attacks on Kurdish town Sere Kaniye/Ras al-Ain - ekurd

Jihadists terrorize Christians in Eastern Syria - Fides Service

Syria: funding an Islamist rebellion through theft (VIDEO) - Money Jihad

VIDEO: Syria Kurdish YPG Forces Protects Oil Fields Against FSA - LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: Syria Kurdish Forces take control of FSA Checkpoint - YouTube

VIDEO: FSA and Nusra Terrorists Bickering Over Looting Kurdish Area in Syria - LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: Jihadists attack Kurds in Syria: international Islamist forces seek to create Sharia state - YouTube

VIDEO: Free Syria Army Robbed Over 1,000 Aleppo Factories - YouTube

VIDEO: Aleppo Residents Want Syrian Army to Intensify Operation Against Insurgents - Press TV - YouTube

VIDEO: What happened in Hasawiya, Homs? Locals say rebels killed civilians - CNN

VIDEO: Terrorist in Syria Confesses to Participating in Karm al-Zeitoun Massacre in Homs in March 2012 - LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: Revolutionaries in Homs unite their voice on demanding an Islamic State - SyriaUpdate

VIDEO: More Evidence of FSA Use of Child Soldiers in Syria - YouTube

VIDEO:  Audio Recording Between Syrian Rebels Reveals Request for Chemical Weapons - LiveLeak.com

VIDEO: Criminals torturing a kid somewhere in Syria - LiveLeak.com

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Russia ‘Flexes Muscles’ in Mediterranean Amid Syrian Crisis, Largest naval exercise in post-Soviet era begins - RIA Novosti

Syria opposition and backers to meet in Paris: French minister — www.reuters.com

Algeria Attack May End Syrian Rebels’ Hope for Arms Aid - Bloomberg

Algeria hostage crisis: Most weapons used in attack came from Libya - Telegraph

Assad's overthrow 'red line' for Iran: supreme leader's aide - chicagotribune.com

Assad's mother leaves Syria - smh.com

Non-lethal chemical weapons used in Syria, Le Monde reports - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper

 

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Iran War Weekly - January 20, 2013

Iran War Weekly

January 20, 2013

 

Hello All – Iran’s nuclear program, and the possibilities of war against Iran, will likely be prominent in the  Senate confirmation hearings of President Obama’s new national security team, particular in the case of the proposed Secretary of Defense, Chuck Hagel.  While Hagel, Kerry (State), and Brennan (CIA) are all expected to be confirmed, Senate Republicans have served notice that (especially in the case of Hagel), the nominees will be scrutinized to see if they are prepared to keep the sanctions screwed on tightly against Iran and, if necessary, go to war.

 

Sorry, but the TSA still wants to scan you

Media outlets keep pushing misleading headlines and people keep repeating false reports that "the scanners are being removed from airports." No, they're not. As I wrote last Friday, only the scanners manufactured by Rapiscan are being removed from U.S. airports (they were never used in the EU, where they are banned).

Speaking Events

2016

War Is A Lie: Second Edition
Book Tour

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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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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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
Contact Dan Yaseen 559-251-3361, danyaseen@comcast.net
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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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June 24 Roanoke, Va.
7:30 pm @ Unitarian Universalist Church of Roanoke (2015 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015) Contact: plowshare@plowshareva.org


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