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REVOLUTIONARY NONVIOLENCE: Building Bridges Across Generations and Communities. War Resisters League 90th National Conference, D.C.

War Resisters League 90th Anniversary National Conference

Thursday, August 1 – Sunday, August 4th, 2013
Georgetown University in Washington, DC

The deadline to register for the conference and on-campus housing is just one week from today….Monday, July 15th!

The conference will include major plenary sessions addressing some of the most critical issues our movement faces:

Revolutionary Nonviolence: Strategic Thinking for Strengthening our Movements. Panelists: David McReynolds, Zoharrah Simmons, Nada alWadi, Vijay Prashad, moderated by Matt Meyer

Global Hot Spots, Grassroots Solidarity: Panelists: Winona LaDuke, David Swanson, Noor Mir, Rosa Moiwend, moderated by Ali Issa

Militarism, Class, Gender and Race: Unraveling the Knot. Panelists: Barbara Ehrenreich, Mab Segrest, Mandy Carter, moderated by Isabel Moore

Saving the Planet: Wars, The Attack on the Environment and Global Capitalism: Panelists: Phyllis Bennis, Ynestra King, Arun Gupta, Bruce Gagnon, moderated by Kimber Heinz

And a Multi-Generational Conversation that will open the conference on that Thursday evening: Panelists: Randy Kehler, Sachio Ko-Yin, Julie Finch, moderated by Frida Berrigan

Throughout the weekend there will be small group workshops, plenty of poetry and music, lots of time for hanging out with old friends and opportunities to make new ones!

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