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5. July 2015

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Peninsula Peace & Justice notes


PENINSULA PEACE AND JUSTICE Minutes of the organizational meeting of July 1, 2015 Howard Room, Blue Hill Public Library         6:30 p.m. Present: Judy, Peter, Bonnie, Steve   Peter and Judy told us some about the TRANSCEND newsletter/website and Johann Galtung’s thinking about conflict resolution.  Steve provided an update on the controversy surrounding the American Psych. […]

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4. July 2015

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Fwd: Peace Parade in Bath photos


Begin forwarded message: From: “Global Network” <globalnet@mindspring.com> Subject: PeaceWorks in Bath July 4 Parade Date: July 4, 2015 at 5:28:03 PM EDT To: “Peaceworks” <peaceworks@lists.riseup.net> Reply-To: “Global Network” <globalnet@mindspring.com> See photos at http://space4peace.blogspot.com/2015/07/peaceworks-in-bath-july-4-parade.html   Thanks to all who helped make it a great day! 

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3. July 2015

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Fwd: Veterans Call on Israel to Free International Flotilla [2 Attachments]


From: “tarak kauff takauff@gmail.com [vfp-all]” <vfp-all-noreply@yahoogroups.com> Date: July 2, 2015 at 7:11:02 PM EDT   [Attachment(s) from tarak kauff included below]               Press Release from Veterans For Peace                   1404 North Broadway St. Louis, MO 63102 (314) 725-6005                     […]

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2. July 2015

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Fwd: "AMERICA" A Poem by Langston Hughtes


And in that decade, another American poet was also turning outward… ——————————————————- Shine, Perishing Republic Robinson Jeffers, 1925 http://www.antiwar.com/orig/jeffers1.html While this America settles in the mould of its vulgarity, heavily thickening to empire And protest, only a bubble in the molten mass, pops and sighs out, and the mass hardens, I sadly smiling remember that […]

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1. July 2015

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Fwd: "AMERICA" A Poem by Langston Hughtes


Thanks to Hugh Curran for sending this out. This is still as meaningful a poem as it was seven decades ago.  Let America Be America Again Let America be America again. Let it be the dream it used to be. Let it be the pioneer on the plain Seeking a home where he himself is […]

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1. July 2015

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Fwd: AfD film THE TAKE July 10, Blue Hill


Begin forwarded message: From: Bonnie Preston <bonniepreston@earthlink.net> Subject: AfD film July 10! Date: June 30, 2015 at 8:46:17 PM EDT The Take, a documentary by Naomi Klein and Avi Lewis, tells the story of the development of worker cooperatives and worker solidarity following the collapse of the economy in Argentina around the turn of this […]

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30. June 2015

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Maine & Quebec support Pastors for Peace Caravan to Cuba


    Maine people renew support for Cuban “Friendshipment” campaigns By Tom Whitney, Let Cuba Live Acting on two sides of the Hemisphere on June 27, Canadian and U.S. activists jointly challenged the continuing U.S. dirty war against Cuba, in place for over 50 years. Vancouver and Montreal defenders of Cuban independence delivered humanitarian aid material […]

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29. June 2015

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Lac Megantic Memorial/Push Back on Oil Trains


Hello! You are invited:   ​ ​On Saturday, July 11, 350 Waldo County and SEEDs for Justice are hosting an event to commemorate the lives lost in Lac Megantic and call for a halt to oil by rail in the US. We will gather at the gazebo in the park (High and Lawrence Streets) across […]

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28. June 2015

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CITIZENS’ RALLY – Tuesday, noon at the Maine State House


Hey all, There is going to be a rally this TUESDAY, JUNE 30th at NOON at the State House to push our legislators to investigate the bully tactics of Governor LePage. Please see the message forwarded below for more details, and be there if you can! Hope to see you there! Sass

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27. June 2015

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Fwd: Freedom Flotilla III Sets Sail for Gaza


Begin forwarded message: From: US TO GAZA <boat2gaza2015@gmail.com> Subject: Freedom Flotilla III Sets Sail Date: June 27, 2015 at 11:27:07 AM EDT To: judy@robbinsandrobbins.com Reply-To: boat2gaza2015@gmail.com  Freedom Flotilla III Sets Sail Today, June 27th 2015, at 4AM Gaza time, four boats of the 2015 the Freedom Flotilla III set sail from their final European points […]

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