Monday, April 15
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
From: John Grueschow
HELP US GET OUR TAX DAY MESSAGE OUT TO THE PUBLIC!
Your taxes pay for war
Join us for sign-holding on Portland bridges (burma shave style).
Meet at the corner of E. Burnside and MLK Jr. Blvd., Portland.
We have the signs if you have the time. Please R.S.V.P.
War Resisters League—Portland
Wednesday, April 24
Reverend James Lawson Day in Portland
2 p.m., City Hall: Mayor Ted Wheeler and Commissioners will proclaim April 24, 2019 Reverend Dr. James Lawson Day in Portland.
6 p.m., University Place Hotel, Columbia Ballroom: Reverend James Lawson keynote address. https://www.pdx.edu/education/event/continuing-revolution-new-intergenerational-american-freedom-movement?delta=0
Reverend James Lawson is one of the architects of the American Freedom Movement of the 1950s and '60s. Portland State University's Conflict Resolution program is honored to host the subsequent Sixth James Lawson Institute.
Rev Lawson is 90 and has no further trips scheduled to Portland, so this is a historic moment.
Friday, April 26
Peace Writing Scholarship Award Event
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Celebration Tabernacle Church
8131 N. Denver Ave., Portland
Sponsored by Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
Friday, April 26
Peace Train (fourth Friday of every month)
This month, interfaith conversation with Rev. Tara Wilkins.
Lessons learned from marriage equality movement.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
The Peace House, 2116 NE 18th Ave., Portland
Saturday, April 27
Inner City Blues Fest
"Healing the Healthcare Blues"
5:30 p.m. - Midnight
Eagles North Portland, 7611 N.Exeter Ave.
VFP Tabling (Save the VA)
Questions? Contact Dan Shea: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, April 28 (tentative)
West Coast Whistleblower Tour with Cian Westmoreland
Former U.S. Air Force drone technician currently working with
refugees at U.S.-Mexican border.
Thursday, May 2
The American Dream Tour with Miles Megaciph Thomas
Speaker is member of VFP and does counter recruitment
work in Chicago High Schools. Additonal information forthcoming.