CASMII President joins Antiwar Tour of Northeastern US

(source: CASMII)
Monday, October 30, 2006

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Washington, DC, October 30, 2006. The Campaign Against Sanctions and Military Intervention in Iran (CASMII) announced that it will join the upcoming Just Foreign Policy (JFP) speaking tour of Northeastern United States. Tour for a Just Foreign Policy in Iran and Iraq is crossing the Northeast, bringing speakers with critical analysis and first hand accounts to communities ready for a change in U.S. foreign policy. The tour also features visual exhibits by award winning photojournalists who have worked in the region.

CASMII-US President, Rostam Pourzal, will accompany Iraqi blogger/activist Raed Jarrar, author Antonia Juhasz, and an award winning set of photojournalists for 16 discussion events between November 1, and November 12, 2006.

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Interested individuals are invited to join the discussion regarding the current situation in Iraq and Washington's confrontational Iran policy. Come experience powerful images from Iran, Iraq, and Lebanon by award winning photojournalists.

From November 1st to 12th, the tour will be traveling through Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York. More information is available at www.justforeignpolicy.org/tour

Join us in Vermont:

Burlington on Wed, Nov 1st
7:00 pm at the University of Vermont, 207 Lafayette Hall
Sponsored by the Peace and Justice Center contact Serena at (802) 863-2345

Brattleboro on Thurs, Nov 2nd
12:30 pm at the School for International Training, Kipling Road, Rm Rotch 108-109, Brattleboro
Sponsored by the School for International Training

Castleton on Thurs, Nov 2nd
5:00 pm at Castleton State College in the Huden Dining Hall
Sponsored by the Reel Action Film Club and The Spartan Newspaper at Castleton State College

Join us in Massachusetts:

Greenfield on Fri, Nov 3rd
11:30 am in Greenfield at 393 Main Street
limited seating, please reserve at (413) 773-7427 or info@traprockpeace.org
Sponsored by the Traprock Peace Center

Boston on Fri, Nov 3rd
5:00 pm at Boston University School of Law, Barrister Hall, 765 Commonwealth Ave. Sponsored by Massachusetts Peace Action and United for Justice with Peace

Cambridge on Sun, Nov 5th
7:00 pm at the Unitarian Church in Harvard Square, 3 Church St.
Sponsored by Veterans for Peace, for more info contact info@massvfp.org

Worcester on Mon, Nov 6th
7:00 pm at Clark University in the Lurie Room, University Building, 950 Main St.
for more info contact irishbob54@verizon.net
Sponsored by Veterans for Peace

Join us in Rhode Island:

Providence on Tues, Nov 7th
7:00 pm at Brown University in the Smith-Buanano Building, Room 106, 95 Cushing St. (corner of Brown and Cushing), for more info contact (401) 867.4536 or William_Lambek@brown.edu
Sponsored by Operation Iraqi Freedom: Brown's Anti-War Group

Join us in New Jersey:

New Brunswick on Thurs, Nov 9th
8:30 pm at Rutgers University in Trayes Hall B, Douglass College Center,
Sponsored by Rutgers Against the War of the Campus Anti-War Network

Join us in Pennsylvania:

Philadelphia on Fri, Nov 10th
5:30 pm at the Friends Center at 15th and Cherry Streets, MLK Jr. Room
for more info contact info@objector.org
Sponsored by the Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors

Bethlehem on Sat, Nov 11th
1:30 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center St.
for more info contact the LEPOCO Peace Center at (610) 691-8730
Sponsored by the Lehigh Valley Peace Coalition

Join us in New York:

Brooklyn on Wed, Nov 8th
1:00 pm at Brooklyn College Student Center (SUBO), Penthouse, Corner of E. 27th St. and Campus Rd., Flatbush
Sponsored by United Students League and Students For Global Justice

White Plains on Wed, Nov 8th
7:00 pm at the WESPAC Foundation, 255 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., 2nd fl
for more information call (914) 682-4690
Sponsored by the WESPAC Foundation

Saugerties on Sat, Nov 11th
8:00 pm at the Senior Citizens Center, 207 Market St., Saugerties
for more info contact David.Bruner@verizon.net
Sponsored by Middle East Crisis Response, Women in Black-Woodstock, and Women Against Violence Everywhere

Nyack on Sun, Nov 12th
3:00 pm at the Fellowship of Reconciliation, 521 North Broadway
for more information contact Leila at lzand@forusa.org
Sponsored by the Fellowship of Reconciliation

New York City on Sun, Nov 12th
7:30 pm at Alwan For The Arts, 16 Beaver Street, 4th Floor, New York
for more info contact Ahmed@alwanforthearts.org
Sponsored by Alwan For The Arts

For more information contact:
Just Foreign Policy
www.justforeignpolicy.org/tour
tour@justforeignpolicy.org
202.448.2898 (tel)



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