[pjw] EVENTS: Three events around celebrated activist S. Brian Willson

Peace and Justice Works pjw at pjw.info
Fri Jun 24 15:48:14 EDT 2016


There are three events involving local activist / Viet Nam Veteran S. 
Brian Willson coming up in the next few weeks. The third one is being 
organized by the PJW Iraq Affinity Group (and you will get reminders about 
it), on Sunday July 10 following the PJW quarterly meeting.

The first is the premiere of a movie about Brian coming up a week from 
this Sunday (July 3) at the Clinton St. Theatre; the next day (July 4) 
there's a fundraiser for the Veterans for Peace doubling as a 75th 
birthday party for Brian, and then there's our event on the 10th, focusing 
on his recent trip to Viet Nam.

Spread the word!
--dan h
peace and justice works iraq affinity group


Date: Sat, 11 Jun 2016 13:13:10 -0700
From: Becky Luening
Subject: Sunday, July 3rd: Paying the Price for Peace at Clinton Street

KBOO FM Radio Invites You to the Premiere Screening of:

The Story of S. Brian Willson

~ Produced & Directed by Bo Boudart 
~ Narrated by Peter Coyote
~ Associate Producer Frank Dorrel


SUNDAY, JULY 3 ~ 7:00 PM at 
The Clinton Street Theater
2522 SE Clinton Street, Portland

Tickets $10 at The Door!

Brian Willson, Bo Boudart & Frank Dorrel will all be present at this 
Special Premiere Screening and participate in a Q&A after the film.

Vietnam veteran S. Brian Willson paid the price for peace as he was run 
over and nearly killed by a military train during a non-violent protest in 
1987. Since then, he has not stopped calling attention to the US 
government's defiance of international law through waging endless illegal 
wars. PAYING THE PRICE FOR PEACE exposes the truth about the United 
States' addiction to war and the lies it perpetuates in order to wage 
ongoing violence. The film features the voices of other high-profile 
antiwar activists, including many military veterans.

For more info call 503-774-9197 and ask for Becky.

KBOO Community Radio
90.7 FM Portland
91.9 FM Hood River
104.3 FM Corvallis/Albany


Date: Sun, 19 Jun 2016 14:56:08 +0000
From: Angie Hines
Subject: July 4th Veteran and Civilian Ally Get-Together

Help us celebrate the album release of the never-forgotten Iraq War 
veteran activist Jacob David George, and the 75th birthday of veteran 
anti-war activist, Brian Willson!

When: Monday, July 4th, 5pm and onward

Where: 5209 SE 60th Ave, Portland (503)774-9197

Bring a snack and instrument if you have one!

<This event is known as "Soldier's Heart, Warrior's Soul"; more info is 
available at http://kck.st/1P1aztE
  http://www.jacobdavidgeorge.org and
It is a benefit for Veterans for Peace and Iraq Veterans Against the War>


Sunday, July 10, 2016, 2:30 PM
"Viet Nam Revisited with S. Brian Willson"
      Unite Oregon (formerly Center for Intercultural Organizing) office
      700 N Killingsworh (near Albina, 11 blocks west of MLK)

      a report back from the famous veteran/activist
      on his first "voluntary" return to that country.
      S. Brian Willson is the author of "Blood on the Tracks"
      and the subject of the new documentary "Paying the
      Price for Peace"

      Presentation follows the PJW summer quarterly meeting from 12-2 PM.

flyer: http://www.pjw.info/BWillson_Flyer.pdf

Event coordinated by Peace and Justice Works Iraq Affinity Group
iraq at pjw.info

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