Peace and Justice Works
Guided Missiles, Misguided Policies, and Changing Direction
David Swanson, Executive Director of World Beyond War, is an author,
activist, journalist, radio host and campaign coordinator for
RootsAction.org. On June 24 he will speak on a Portland, Oregon- based
livestream event about efforts to ban killer drones, environmental impacts
of war, and other peace-centered topics. Swanson's books include War Is
A Lie. He was awarded the 2018 Peace Prize by the U.S. Peace Memorial
Foundation and has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. An
internationionally known figure in the movement, this event hosted locally
gives people in the Pacific Northwest a unique opportunity to hear his
insights and ask questions.
an evening with David Swanson
Thursday, June 24, 2021 7:00 PM PDT
live stream at
See the livestream at 7 PM Pacific Daylight Time at
Instructions for participating in the Q&A period following Swanson's
presentation will be posted at the time of the event, which will be
livestreamed on YouTube and hosted by Portland media personality Ani
Raven Haines. The presentation is coordinated by Peace and
Justice Works Iraq Affinity Group, co-sponsored by Jewish Voice for
Peace-Portland, Albany Peace Seekers and Veterans For Peace Linus
Pauling Chapter 132 (Corvallis). It is endorsed by Olympia
Coalition to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, Irthlingz Arts-Based
Environmental Education and the Pacific Green Party of Oregon.
Watch a promotional video for the event at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F_8eU4vOEyE
For more information, or if your group would like to
cosponsor or endorse this event, contact Peace and Justice Works at
503-236-3065 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Watch the video!
Transcript of the presentation (on the World BEYOND War website)
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Watch the video!
Transcript of the presentation