Hudson Valley Peace Brigade Resources
Upcoming HVPB Events and Presentations
In February 2003 Manna Jo Greene made a
pilgrimage to Iraq, via Jordan, for two weeks as peace delegates
in the Hudson Valley Peace Brigade of the Iraq Peace Team/Voices
in the Wilderness. Their intention was to bring a message of friendship
and wishes for a peaceful solution to the crisis in Iraq to the
people of Iraq, and to bring back the faces of the people of Iraq,
their hopes and dreams, to the people of the Hudson Valley.
Jo Greene will gladly share her experiences with any group that
can provide a venue with a laptop with powerpoint 2000 and powerpoint
projector. She can be reached at email@example.com
Michele Riddell, who went to Iraq with
Manna, has wonderful videotapes of their trip and can be reached
April 2, 7:00 a.m. Hudson Valley Peace Brigade of the Iraq Peace
Team. Presentation to the Highland Rotary breakfast meeting at
Gateway Diner in Highland. 691-2336.
April 4 at 7 p.m. Evening Forum: "Eyewitness Report on Iraq"
by Manna Jo Greene with photos, and Jeff Cohen of FAIR speaking
on "War & Peace Can We Trust the Media?". Sponsored
by Saugerties Committee for Peace and Social Justice. Saugerties
Senior Center, Robinson & Market St., Saugerties. 246-3449
April 6 from 3-5 p.m. From Their Land to Ours: The Faces of Iraq:
An Eyewitness Account of the Hudson Valley Peace Brigade. Who
are the people of Iraq? What are their hopes and dreams and how
have they been compromised by ten years of sanctions, the destruction
of their land and infrastructure, and the fear and then reality
of an armed invasion? What is the likely impact of the massive
bombings that are now taking place? Come hear Manna Jo Greene,
who traveled to Iraq in February with the Hudson Valley Peace
Brigade of the Iraq Peace Team/Voices in the Wilderness. Location
in Albany: TBA.
April 7, 7:00 p.m. Impressions of Iraq. Powerpoint presentation
of Iraq photos by Manna Jo Greene at Fisher Hall, Simon's Rock
College, Great Barrington, MA. Contact: Marguerite DeSantis 413-528-5891.
April 12 (tentative, pls confirm) "Impressions of Iraq"
Manna Jo Greene, who recently returned from Iraq, will present
photos and discuss what she learned there during her trip with
the Iraq Peace Team of Voices in the Wilderness to Beacon Jewish
April 21, 7 p.m. Hudson Valley Peace Brigade of the Iraq Peace
Team -- powerpoint presentation by Manna Jo Greene about her recent
trip to Iraq with Michele Riddell and Lorna Tychostup. Who are
the people of Iraq and why is the US government killing them and
destroying their land? Questions and answers to follow. At THE
UPTOWN -- a non-smoking performance space; 33 N. Front St., Kingston.
(845) 339-8440 firstname.lastname@example.org
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to Take Back America *
by Thom Hartmann
by Manna Jo Greene
on Iraq I.Q. Test
Stopping the Wars
- 101 Solutions to Stop the War on Iraq *
Resources and Links
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in the Wilderness
Electronic Diaries and Journals from Iraq from
Iraq updated every day.
Dreams - a Rich resource for articles and writings on the
war, generally without the hype.
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