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24. August 2016

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8/30 Bar Harbor: The Nordic Theory of Everything — why we are less free than people in those "socialist nanny states"


If you have a couple of hours to spare Tuesday evening, August 30 at 7:00 PM, you might consider an interesting and entertaining presentation at the Jesup Library in Bar Harbor. The event is a book talk by Finnish journalist Anu Partanen (anupartanen.com). (Full disclosure: she is the wife of my stepson Trevor Corson (trevorcorson.com), […]

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24. August 2016

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Fwd: Maine Peace Walk promo flyer – please share


Please share with friends and lists. From: “Global Network” <globalnet@mindspring.com> Peninsula Peace & Justice P.O. Box 1515 Blue Hill ME 04614 judy@robbinsandrobbins.com www.facebook.com/Peninsula.Peace.and.Justice

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15. August 2016

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Fwd: Veterans For Peace awarded 2016 Peace Prize


Well deserved ! Bravo ! From: “VFPlistserv” <vfplistserv@vfpmaine.org>   From: US Peace Memorial Foundation <Info@USPeaceMemorial.org> Date: August 14, 2016 at 6:56:57 PM EDT   Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser Veterans For Peace Awarded 2016 Peace Prize The US Peace Memorial Foundation has awarded its 2016 Peace Prize to Veterans For Peace “In recognition of heroic efforts […]

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10. August 2016

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Fwd: Help support a documentary about the BP Oil Spill


From Dick Kane, an opportunity to support a new and important documentary — From: Richard Kane <kanelewisproductions@gmail.com> After six years of filming the real consequences of the 2010 BP oil spill, my friend Reuben Aaronson’s important documentary could use some help to get completed.  The campaign is now live on INDIEGOGO:      https://www.indiegogo.com/at/therisingdocumentary/x/7847264 Please consider helping […]

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10. August 2016

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Fwd: Today it’s all about women


Hi, I don’t know how many readers on this list see Telesur regularly, but am forwarding this  because I am struck by the compilation of stories today that seem to be (almost) ALL ABOUT WOMEN.  This is not something we see every day ! — Judy R. Begin forwarded message: From: Contact Us teleSUR <contactus@nl.telesurtv.net> […]

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9. August 2016

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Fwd: Concert and Poetry for the Earth Aug 20


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5. August 2016

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Peninsula Peace & Justice notes


” class=””> “The teacher is always with us. The teacher is always showing us precisely where we’re at — encouraging us not to speak and act in the same old neurotic ways, encouraging us also not to repress or dissociate, encouraging us not to sow the seeds of suffering.”  — Pema Chodron, The Places that Scare […]

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4. August 2016

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Fwd: Protesters arrested outside destroyer christening plead not guilty


From: “VFPlistserv” <vfplistserv@vfpmaine.org>     Direct link: http://bangordailynews.com/2016/08/02/news/midcoast/protesters-arrested-outside-destroyer-christening-plead-not-guilty/ Protesters arrested outside destroyer christening plead not guilty   Beth Brogan | BDN Richard Lethem (center), 79, of Bath and 11 fellow protesters plead not guilty to misdemeanor charges of obstructing a public way after a June 18 protest outside Bath Iron Works on Tuesday in West Bath […]

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2. August 2016

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Fwd: Zumwalt 12 arraignment today


Lisa Savage will be at the arraignment as a citizen journalist. From: “VFPlistserv” <vfplistserv@vfpmaine.org>   Aug 2 #Zumwalt12 Arraignment For Civil Disobedience In Bath BIW @GeneralDynamics   Thoughtful interview with two of the “Zumwalt 12” (John Peck Connie Jenkins) arrested at Bath Iron Works (BIW) on June 18 here on This Issue. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OCIep5PW3lw&feature=youtu.be   Aug 2 #Zumwalt12 […]

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24. July 2016

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Fwd: reflections on yesterday’s bombing in Kabul


Carolyn Coe, from Kabul From: cm coe <cmcoe2@gmail.com> Blood InkZarghuna has inked a drawing at the mound of her thumb. I draw here when I’m in pain, she says, pressing where the ink has just dried. Her exam was scheduled for 8 a.m. But when she got to the university, she learned that the exam […]

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