Wednesday, April 20
3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
“Speaking Truth to Empire” on KFCF 88.1 FM: Dan Yaseen will interview Vijay Prashad. The interview will focus on Libya. Prashad is the author of 11 books and professor of International Studies at Trinity College, CN. http://www.shoutcast.com/Internet-Radio/KFCF For a speech by Prashad go to www.Against the Grain.org for the program that aired on Mon 4.18.11 “Prashad on Libya and Beyond.”
Saturday, April 30
11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Earth Day – FREE and Open to the Public
Universalist Unitarian Church and Fresno Cohousing
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DON’T MISS THIS DEMONSTRATION! We will never end the wars and create justice at home as long as we allow big corporations to set America’s political agenda. Join the nationwide movement to stand against corporate power by demanding that corporations pay their share of the tax burden. Come for as long as you can – even a half hour of your time will make a statement.
Many thanks to our friends at Volunteers for Change, Fresno for hosting Saturday’s demonstration.
Saturday, April 16
10 a.m. – Noon
“WE PAID OUR TAXES,WHAT ABOUT YOU?”
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Camille Russell, Peace Fresno President, writes:
This week there are many opportunities to take a public stand and call for the policies and actions that we believe in.
Tomorrow, Monday, April 11, there will be a Congressional Subcommittee Hearing on Water and Power at Fresno City Hall. Congressman Jeff Denham (R-19) writes that the purpose of the hearing is to address “these priorities and the extreme environmental policies that have caused this man-made drought in the Central Valley.” Congressmen Denham, Nunes, and McClintock are expected. Local environmental activists are prepared to address the hearing. Let’s
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