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Chris Hedges in Blue Hill, August 11


Press Release for Immediate Release   July 20, 2018 For information contact Rob Shetterly : 326-8459 robert@americanswhotellthetruth.org Pulitzer Prize Author/activist Chris Hedges to Speak In Blue Hill On the eve of the release of his newest book, America:The Farewell Tour, … Continue reading

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Peninsula Peace & Justice Notes July


PENINSULA PEACE AND JUSTICE Minutes for Organizational Meeting Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. Blue Hill Public Library Bonnie, Steve   We decide to agree to co-sponsor an event that Rob Shetterly has tentatively scheduled for 7 pm on Saturday … Continue reading

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Carolyn Coe July 14 report from Beit Ummar, Palestine


Begin forwarded message: From: cm coe <cmcoe2@gmail.com> Subject: Beit Ummar and South Hebron Hills Date: July 14, 2018 at 10:41:48 AM EDT To: cm coe <cmcoe2@gmail.com> July 14, from Beit Ummar, PalestineTwo days before the funeral of a man killed … Continue reading

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Carolyn Coe report from Khan al-Ahmar, Palestine


From: cm coe <cmcoe2@gmail.com> Subject: forced displacement, again Khan al-Ahmar, a bedouin community near Jerusalem whose residents face the threat of forcible transfer to white metal housing containers on treeless highway-sandwiched land July 10 Yousef and I have barely crossed … Continue reading

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TOXIC NORWEGIAN FISH FARM DOCUMENTARY


Hugh Curran <hugh.curran@maine.edu> 12:14 AM (12 hours ago) to HCCN I viewed a well researched and impressive You-Tube video on toxics in fish farms in both Vietnam and Norway. If we keep in mind that fish farms are being seriously considered for … Continue reading

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Vets for Peace speak out on Okinawa: June 29, Blue Hill


Contact: Dud Hendrick dudhe@myfairpoint.net         207-348-2511 Okinawa is under siege!   Veterans for Peace to speak of Okinawa Occupation Thirty-two U.S. military bases cover 20% the Japanese island which is roughly 1/3 the size of Rhode Island.  The 50,000 … Continue reading

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Prof. Mazin Qumsiyeh, talk on Palestine, June 20 Brooksville


Reminder: talk by Mazin Qumsiyeh on Weds, June 20, Reversing Falls Sanctuary, Brooksville. [We have had the opportunity to hear Prof. Qumsiyeh speak a few years ago and have read his book. His valuable history and perspectives will be of … Continue reading

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The War At Home


I just pledged to this Kickstarter campaign. Watch the info at this site and you may want to as well ! The War at Home, the acclaimed feature documentary that tells the story of the 1960s Antiwar Movement, has been … Continue reading

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HUGE factory salmon farm in Belfast?


Begin forwarded message: From: “Katherine, Organic Consumers Association” <ronniecummins@organicconsumers.org> View This Email On the Web The World’s Largest Land-Based Salmon Factory Farm? In Maine? Dear Judith  , A Norway-based company wants to build a 40-acre land-based salmon factory farm, in Belfast, Maine. And … Continue reading

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Reduce plastics use — Bag It movie tonight June 11 in Ellsworth


The Ellsworth Green Action Team (of the Ellsworth Green Plan) is hosting a program on reducing use of  plastic bags, etc. , and framing an ordinance to present to the City.  Communities all around us have already done this so … Continue reading

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