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23. July 2015

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Fwd: [Peacectr_list] Fwd: I just signed this GMO labeling petition — will you?


Please click the link below to sign a petition that will stop a bill preventing GMO labeling. It took me about 10 seconds to sign. Please add your name if you have a moment! In solidarity, Sass

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23. July 2015

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Fwd: GMO Labeling bill passes, Poliquin against


http://www.cnbc.com/2015/07/23/reuters-america-update-2-us-house-passes-anti-gmo-labeling-law.html Poliquin PR man Byerly said it would come up at about 1PM, and it did, passing 275-150. Mr. Poliquin voted against it (below; bless his soul); 45 Democrats didn’t. A key paragraph in the above article stated: “Opponents of the bill said they see it stalling in the Senate but supporters said they are […]

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23. July 2015

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Fwd: Today is the day I wrote you about


HR 1599 will be voted on today. This is the note I wrote this morning to Rep. Poliquin’s press secretary, having talked with him a couple of weeks ago about the bill and sent him my op-ed. If you haven’t contacted Poliquin at 202-225-6306, PLEASE call him now. I won’t trouble the non-anti-GMO folks on […]

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18. July 2015

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Welcome Cuban Embassy


            Hello, Everyone, The Cuban Embassy will be officially re-opened in Washington on Monday July 20. The very interesting Cuban delegation list for the ceremony is available at letcubalive.org. In Maine, because we don’t have an obvious gathering spot to celebrate, some of us will be flying the Cuban flag […]

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17. July 2015

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Monsanto’s DARK Act, kills chances for GMO labelling, vote next week


The following op-ed I wrote appeared in the MDIslander this week. I didn’t know when I submitted it that the vote in the House would be coming up next week. From the point of view of GMOs, “natural” foods, and organic foods and agriculture, it is REALLY important that that bill not pass. Poliquin says […]

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15. July 2015

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Fwd: Hiroshima Commemorative activities


Hiroshima audio/visual installation at UMaine August 6-9, see below From: Ilze Petersons <info@peacectr.org> You may want to consider  attending this audio/installation  after the commemorative  “die in” at Westmarket Square followed by aWalk for Peaceful Priorities through downtown Bangor from 12:00 – 1:00 on Thursday, August 6th. ———- Forwarded message ———-From: n.b.aldrich <nbaldrich@earthlink.net> The role of the […]

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14. July 2015

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Fwd: Iran Deal Signed – Now Will U.S. Bring ‘Missile Defense’ Home?


From: “Global Network” <globalnet@mindspring.com> Iran Deal Signed – Now Will U.S. Bring ‘Missile Defense’ Home?   Iran has reached an agreement to significantly limit its nuclear ability for more than a decade in return for lifting international oil and financial sanctions.  The agreement is between Iran and Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia, the United States, […]

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14. July 2015

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Fwd: This. Is. Huge.


Begin forwarded message: From: CODEPINK <info@codepink.org> Subject: This. Is. Huge. Date: July 14, 2015 at 11:48:43 AM EDT To: Judy Robbins <judy@robbinsandrobbins.com> Dear Judy, VICTORY! The US, Iran and other countries have announced a historic agreement to restrict Iran’s nuclear program in exchange for the easing of economic sanctions. We are thrilled that after 30 months of […]

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14. July 2015

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Fwd: [Peacectr_list] Bangor Minimum Wage public hearing 7/15 at 7:00 Bangor City Hall


Please see the message below for information on how to take part in the conversation about raising the minimum wage in Bangor, tomorrow night! In solidarity, Sass

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14. July 2015

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Fwd: [Peacectr_list] Fwd: peace walk 2015-Hope you can join us!!


Please see information on this year's Peace Walk from Starr Gilman below. Would love to see you there! Peace and light, Sass Imminent-Collapse-of-the-Antarctic-Ice-Shelf-and-a-New-Era-in-the-Arctic.rtf Maine-Peace-Walk-Call.docx Peace-Walk-2015-Route-Maps.docx Walk-Flyer-3.pdf

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