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Community Forum on the Ukraine War

Mon October 16, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm EDT

Ukrainian and Russian flags. Photo: Barks/ Shutterstock

The local group Concerned Citizens about the Ukraine War will sponsor a Community Forum on the Ukraine War on Monday, Oct. 16, 6:30-7:45pm, at Forbes Library, 20 West St., Northampton. 

Four panel members—two in favor of current U.S. policy, two opposed– will address the questions:  What Caused the Russian Invasion?  What Should U.S. Policy Be To Help Bring Peace?” 

Panelists include:   John Feffer, Northampton author, fellow at Institute for Policy Studies, Washington DC;  Aline Parker, UMass Ph.D, lecturer In East European and Russian Studies, born in Ukraine; Howard Friel, Northampton author; Patricia Hynes, Montague author, board member of Traprock Center for Peace and Justice. 

Sara Weinberger, an Easthampton columnist at the Daily Hampshire Gazette, will serve as Moderator.  Following the panel discussion, she will lead a Q&A session with audience members. 

The program will also be livestreamed on Forbes Library’s youtube channel, and will be recorded for future viewing. 

For more information:  Forbeslibrary.libcal.com/event;  or CCUW at johnpberk@proton.me,   413-387-8439


Mon October 16, 2023
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm EDT
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Forbes Library
20 West St
Northampton, MA 01060
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