You are hereForums / ADS Forums / Portland, OR / Portland put bush on trial

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.

Speaking Events

March 27-April 6 Events Everywhere


April 4: Remembering Past Wars . . . and Preventing the Next: An event to mark 100 years since the United States entered World War I, and 50 years since Martin Luther King Jr. made his famous speech against war. A new movement to end all war is growing. 6-8 p.m. at 5th and K Busboys and Poets, Washington, D.C.


April 7-9: Huntsville, Alabama: 25th Annual Space Organizing Conference & Protest


April 22: David Swanson speaking in Burlington, Vermont


June 16-18: David Swanson and many others speaking at United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) annual conference in Richmond, Va.

August 2-6: Peace and Democracy Conference at Democracy Convention in Minneapolis, Minn.

Find more events here.


Support This Site


Get free books and gear when you become a supporter.



Speaking Truth to Empire


Families United


Ray McGovern


Financial supporters of this site can choose to be listed here.



vividress lace prom dresses ViViDress lace prom dresses on ViViDress.



Find the perfect Purple Bridesmaid Dresses for your bridesmaids from

Buy Books

Get Gear

The log-in box below is only for bloggers. Nobody else will be able to log in because we have not figured out how to stop voluminous spam ruining the site. If you would like us to have the resources to figure that out please donate. If you would like to receive occasional emails please sign up. If you would like to be a blogger here please send your resume.
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Enter the characters shown in the image.