[pjw] MEETING: Iraq Affinity Group meets Monday, August 14, 7 PM
Peace and Justice Works
pjw at pjw.info
Thu Aug 10 14:18:29 EDT 2017
Greetings Iraq Affinity Group Supporters:
The next meeting of the Peace and Justice Works Iraq Affinity Group will be
held this coming Monday, August 14 at 7 PM at our office at 2807 SE Stark.
(Meetings are generally on the 2nd Monday of each month.)
Once again for people who're unable to attend in person we can try to plug
you in by phone, just let us know if you want to do that.
Here's the proposed agenda for Monday's meeting:
The Peace and Justice Works Iraq Affinity Group is committed to educating
the public about the effects of U.S. policy on the people of Iraq, and
other areas including SW Asia, North Africa, and the "Middle East,"
and on the domestic costs of war.
7:00 PM Political update: brief headlines including what's new in
Iraq/Syria, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Libya, Iran, Gaza,
Korea, and the USA
7:25 PM Proposed and ongoing actions:
---"Report from Kabul 2017" with Zaher Wahab July 26-- report back
---Hiroshima Day 2017: August 9-- report back
---PJW 25th anniversary event July 22-- report back
---PPRC rallies: 3 years of Iraq War III (Aug 4/8)-report back
3 years of Syria War (Sep 22/23), 16 Yrs in Afghanistan (Oct 6/7)--plans
---Forum on current and future wars (Korea/Russia/Iran +
---tabling at Vancouver Peace and Justice Fair-- ???? update???
---Troops home campaign / letters to Governor & Blumenauer
and war $ home/ Mayor's Conference--updates
---Meetings with peace and justice community members
--in light of likelihood of more wars in 2017
(including follow up to IVAW Jan 5 forum)--updates/action
---"Peace Network" logistical issues-- discussion
---BDS resolution regarding City investments-- update
---Upcoming ideas /opportunities for educational forums/demonstrations
--Other recent ideas
8:20 PM Other upcoming events/action items (incoming requests)
8:30 PM Other business--finances/fundraising and office space / phone
PJW 25th Anniversary-- summer quarterly meeting, mailing report
8:40 PM Set next meeting
8:45 PM end
Please write back if there is anything missing from the proposed agenda or if
you want to attend but won't be able to make it.
As always, we need your support to help us keep doing our work!
Donate on line: http://www.pjw.info/pjwdonate.html
Peace and Justice Works
Iraq Affinity Group
PO Box 42456
Portland, OR 97242
(503) 236-3065 (Office)
iraq at pjw.info
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