SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
WEDNESDAY MARCH 18
5 – 7:30 pm Meet & Greet
THURSDAY MARCH 19
9:00 am – 1:00 pm “Challenging Congress” – a morning of lobbying against U.S. wars
Organized by Codepink
Meet in Rayburn House Office cafeteria 45 Independence Avenue South
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm People’s Uprising Tour: From Empire and War to Justice with Peace.
1:00 pm pickup U.S. Capitol (specific place TBA)
End, White House.
Bus tour organized by the Peoples’ Soapbox Network to offices of those agencies & companies who plan, profit from and are complicit in war crimes of empire. Details
7:00 – 9:00 pm Teach In Part One: “Connected: U.S. Military Aggression & Climate Catastrophe”
Speakers: Mai Abdul Rahman, David Schwartzman. Others TBA
La Casa 3166 Mount Pleasant Street NW
FRIDAY MARCH 20
11:00 am – 9:30 pm Teach-In Part Two
Organized by World Can’t Wait
University of the District of Columbia Law School 4200 Connecticut Avenue NW
11:00 – 12:30: From Ukraine to ISIS to Drones: Why We Must Demilitarize US Foreign Policy.
Speakers: Marjorie Cohn, Matthew Hoh, Raymond McGovern
1:00 – 2:30Stopping Targeted Killing by the U.S. Around the World & Stopping Killing with Impunity by U.S. Police; Connections & Challenges
Speakers:Marsha Coleman-Abedayo, Carl Dix, Nick Mottern
3:00 – 4:30: End These Endless Wars: Perspectives from Veterans and Military Families
Speakers: Kevin Lucey
5-6:30World Beyond War: An Alternative Global Security System
Speakers: David Swanson, Matthew Hoh, Robert Fantina
Panel Facebook Page
7:00 – 9:00U.S. Wars of Aggression and Islamic Jihad: What is the Danger, and How Should the Anti-war Movement Respond?
Speakers: William Blum, Alan Goodman, Raed Jarrar, Cindy Sheehan,
SATURDAY MARCH 21
Rally and March
Organized by ANSWER
Gather at Layfayette Park across from the White House
Confirmed Speakers: Cindy Sheehan, Debra Sweet, David Swanson and Brian Becker.
Many more to be confirmed
March: 1pm- We will be marching from Layfayette Park through China Town and end at the Capitol where there will be a brief rally. Along the march route we will be stopping at designated intersections and locations for mini rallies, actions and speakers.
…will be available for music, cultural exchanges, meeting up, banner making.
For info on the following Warming Centers, please email janezara atgmail.com or call 202-390-2449.
1525 Newton St., NW (northeast corner of 16th and Newton Sts., NW)