March 5, 2011

SPECIAL NOTE: Next Saturday's meeting will be folded into the Town Hall Meeting at Evergreen State College, Tacoma Campus, 1210 6th Avenue, at 10:00 a.m.

People for Peace, Justice and Healing met at Beyond the Bridge at 10 a.m. March 5, 2011. Present for check-in were: Sol, Sallie, Rob, Karen, Mark, Karen, Colleen, Sheila.


Leonard Peltier rally and march scheduled for May 21st. Discussion: PJH

offer to event? Discussion next meeting(s).

Afghan Dinner Meet: Mark Looking at April 2nd. More details to follow.

Moved, seconded and approved: PJH meeting for next Saturday: Meet at Town Hall Meeting with Regalia, Darneille and Jinkins at Evergreen, Tacoma Campus, as below.*

Noted: Rachel Corrie Foundation thanks us for a recent donation.

Noted: Sallie recommends seeing the movie MONSTER IBRAHIM, starring Omar Sharif

Events: Coming Up

Digging Deeper: Monday, March 7 -- ETHICS: AN ESSAY ON THE UNDERSTANDING OF EVIL, by Alain Badiou, trans. Peter Hallward. Digging Deeper meets Monday evenings at Mandolin Cafe, 3923 S. 12th from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Other March books: VIOLENCE by Slavo Zizek; THE NET DELUSION: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom by Evgeny Morozov; POLITICS AT THE PERIPHERY: Third Parties in Two-Party America by J. David Gillespie

Tacoma LeSotho Connection (TLC) and The Micah Project books by the inch sale to benefit orphans and vulnerable children of this African County at First United Methodist Church, 621 Tacoma Avenue South, March 12 from 9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and March 13 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Used books, DVD's, CD's, VHS film and art maps, games and handmade cards by the children of LeSotho. $1 by the inch.

*Town Hall Meeting: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. featuring Sen. Debbie Regalia, Rep. Jeannie Darneille and Rep. Laurie Jinkins. Location: Evergreen State College, Tacoma Campus, 1210 6th Avenue, Lyceum Hall Share your views. Discuss solutions with state reps.*

Coming Up:

City Sister Fest: Showing of "O Jerusalem" scheduled for Feb. 24 was cancelled due to bad weather. Date for showing moved to April 14

PNW Leonard Peltier Clemency Campaign - March and rally scheduled for May 21, 2011 12:00 Noon: March for Justice Portland Avenue Park (on Portland Avenue between E. 35th and E. Fairbanks) Meet at 1 p.m. at Rally for Justice, U. S. Federal Court House, 1717 Pacific Avenue