July events

“Disarmament in the Age of Obama”

When: Thursday, July 8, 2010, 7:00 pm
Where: Cambridge Friends Meeting Center • 5 Longfellow Park • walk down Brattle St from Harvard Sq T • Cambridge
Join us to learn more about how the Obama Administration’s nuclear policies and disarmament agenda affect our lives and relate to its overall foreign policy agenda. Speakers include: Subrata Goshroy (Research Associate, M.I.T Science, Technology and Global Security Working Group), our very own Angela Kelly (Community Organizer and Committee Member AFSC & Peace Action), and Joseph Gerson (AFSC Disarmament Coordinator & Director of Programs, AFSC New England).

For more Information contact:
Peace Action: 617-354-2169, shelagh@masspeaceaction.org
AFSC: 617-661-6130, nruss@afsc.org

“Gaza Freedom Flotilla Filmmaker Speaks Out”

When: Friday, July 9, 2010, 7:00 pm
Where: Calvary Church • 300 Mass. Ave. • Arlington
Scott Hamann, 29 year old filmmaker from Portland, Maine, had joined the Gaza Freedom Flotilla to document its mission when it fell victim to a deadly Israeli attack by IDF navy commandos. On July 9th he will speak about his first-hand experiences and show his own footage from the raid.
Sponsored by United for Justice with Peace Palestine Task Force and Code Pink Greater Boston