Detroit Area Peace with Justice Network (DAPJN) - meeting

Thu, Jun 8, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm


Designated representatives of local peace groups discuss peace issues. Also, to share announcements of upcoming events.

1-Federal Budget - Chuck Altman 30-45 min
2-Review of Syria Vigil 10 min
3-The Wars: Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Yemen 15 min
4-MLK - Beyond Vietnam - planning for 2018 10 min (see attachment)
5-June 17 - Ban the Bomb - Laura Dewey 10 min
6-August 6 - Hiroshima Remembrance with Sister Megan Rice - Rich Peacock 10 min
7-DAPJN Leadership and Schedule - Rich 15 min

*Earlier Opportunity with Paige Shell-Spurling, Portland Central America Solidarity Committee
Paige is the interpreter for Jorge Parra whose Visa has been denied.
She will be introduced by Frank Hammer also at Swords into Plowshares - 5:30 pm.
*Jorge Parra, President Astorecol, Colombia - International Labor Activist Award (2013) Michigan Coalition for Human Rights and Global Prize for Transformative Social Justice Leadership, People's Choice Award (2015) Arcus Center for Social Justice, Kalamazoo
-Sponsored by Michigan Coalition for Human Rights, Swords into Plowshares, DAPJN

For further info, email: caltman at

Imported from:

Swords Into Plowshares Peace Center and Gallery: 33 E. Adams, Detroit Michigan 48226 US


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