Portland put bush on trial
October 15, 2008
For immediate release
World Premiere: “The Trial of George W. Bush”
Members of the public are invited to the world premiere reading of “The Trial of George W. Bush 2005” at the Friends Meeting House, 4312 SE Stark, Tuesday, October 21 from 7 to 9 p.m.
Written by Joe Walsh, the “Lone Vet”, this play sets a jury of such luminaries as George Washington, Barbara Jordan, General Patton, and Eleanor Roosevelt in judgment of George W. Bush. Twenty-one characters appear in this three-act play.
Admission is free, though donations are welcome to help defray expenses. Invite your friends. It will be a nice break from campaign blues. Finally, some accountability!
Many of the readers for this debut performance are members of activist groups such as Veterans for Peace, Veterans Against Torture, Code Pink, Seriously Pissed-Off Grannies, PDX 911-Truth, Oregon Truth Alliance, PDX Peace Coalition, National Impeachment Network, Military Families Speak Out Oregon, Books for Prisoners, Southside Democrats for America, Individuals for Justice, KBOO Community Radio, Laughing Horse Books, and more.