Events

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Thursday, September 13, 2007
Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Attend the regular monthly meeting of the Progressive Action Alliance, as we plan actions to promote impeachment, withdrawal from Iraq, and progressive political change, while we visit with and network with each other. If you are reading this on the PAA home page, click on the event title for more details.

Come early to visit & gab 6:45 - 7 p.m.
Meeting 7-9 p.m.


Bring something non-messy to eat or drink and share if you wish.

Agenda items include:

* Special 9/11 events  in Houston
* Houston freeway blogging
* UN International Day of Peace - Sep. 21
* March to Stop Executions - Oct. 27


Start: 7:00 pm
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Friday, September 14, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Saturday, September 15, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Start: 2:00 pm
End: 5:00 pm

Event Description:

Austin Impeach and Peace Mega-March & Rally
September 15, 2007 -- 2:00 PM
Austin City Hall to Texas Capitol

for more info, see URL at end,
and follow links at http://www.hcgp.org and

Event Sponsor:
Austin Impeach (a coalition of the Green Party, CodePink Austin, and AustinCantWait)

Event Website:
www.txgreens.org/drupal/node/123


Sunday, September 16, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Monday, September 17, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Start: 6:30 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

This is the regular monthly general membership meeting of Harris County Green Party.

Some TOPICS this month: 2007 City Council Race(s), 2008 Ballot Access and Fundraising, Roundtable.

Our own Alfred Molison is one of two challengers to incumbent Anne Clutterbuck for Houston City Council, District C. Please see his web site at www.votealfred.com

Event Sponsor:
Harris County Green Party

Event Website:
www.hcgp.org


Tuesday, September 18, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Wednesday, September 19, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Thursday, September 20, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Start: 6:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Chair and Founder of Independent Texans will be in Houston for a meeting and discussion, Independent Texans is a group that encompases people with all different political ideations with one common cause, to end the corruption in the political system.

Event Sponsor:
Independent Texans

Event Website:
http://www.indytexans.org


Start: 7:00 pm
Start: Sep 20 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Sep 27 2007 - 11:30am

Event Description:

ITINERARY 20 - 27 September 2007
Michael Schwartz in HOUSTON
"Eyes Still on the Prize: Oil, U.S. & Iraq",
Economic & Sociological Basis of U.S. Policy in Iraq

Event Sponsor:
The REEL Film & Speaker Festival at Northwest College - HCCS


Friday, September 21, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


(all day)
Start: Sep 20 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Sep 27 2007 - 11:30am

Event Description:

ITINERARY 20 - 27 September 2007
Michael Schwartz in HOUSTON
"Eyes Still on the Prize: Oil, U.S. & Iraq",
Economic & Sociological Basis of U.S. Policy in Iraq

Event Sponsor:
The REEL Film & Speaker Festival at Northwest College - HCCS


Saturday, September 22, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


(all day)
Start: Sep 20 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Sep 27 2007 - 11:30am

Event Description:

ITINERARY 20 - 27 September 2007
Michael Schwartz in HOUSTON
"Eyes Still on the Prize: Oil, U.S. & Iraq",
Economic & Sociological Basis of U.S. Policy in Iraq

Event Sponsor:
The REEL Film & Speaker Festival at Northwest College - HCCS


Sunday, September 23, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


(all day)
Start: Sep 20 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Sep 27 2007 - 11:30am

Event Description:

ITINERARY 20 - 27 September 2007
Michael Schwartz in HOUSTON
"Eyes Still on the Prize: Oil, U.S. & Iraq",
Economic & Sociological Basis of U.S. Policy in Iraq

Event Sponsor:
The REEL Film & Speaker Festival at Northwest College - HCCS


Monday, September 24, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


(all day)
Start: Sep 20 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Sep 27 2007 - 11:30am

Event Description:

ITINERARY 20 - 27 September 2007
Michael Schwartz in HOUSTON
"Eyes Still on the Prize: Oil, U.S. & Iraq",
Economic & Sociological Basis of U.S. Policy in Iraq

Event Sponsor:
The REEL Film & Speaker Festival at Northwest College - HCCS


Tuesday, September 25, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


(all day)
Start: Sep 20 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Sep 27 2007 - 11:30am

Event Description:

ITINERARY 20 - 27 September 2007
Michael Schwartz in HOUSTON
"Eyes Still on the Prize: Oil, U.S. & Iraq",
Economic & Sociological Basis of U.S. Policy in Iraq

Event Sponsor:
The REEL Film & Speaker Festival at Northwest College - HCCS


Start: 10:00 am

Event Description:

Walls, Checkpoints & Disparities in Health & Human Rights in Israel & Palestine

Presentation by Alice Rothchild, M. D. Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology at Harvard Medical School.

Event Sponsor:
Hardy Loe, Jr. - University of Texas School of Public Health


Wednesday, September 26, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


(all day)
Start: Sep 20 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Sep 27 2007 - 11:30am

Event Description:

ITINERARY 20 - 27 September 2007
Michael Schwartz in HOUSTON
"Eyes Still on the Prize: Oil, U.S. & Iraq",
Economic & Sociological Basis of U.S. Policy in Iraq

Event Sponsor:
The REEL Film & Speaker Festival at Northwest College - HCCS


Thursday, September 27, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


End: 11:30 am
Start: Sep 20 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Sep 27 2007 - 11:30am

Event Description:

ITINERARY 20 - 27 September 2007
Michael Schwartz in HOUSTON
"Eyes Still on the Prize: Oil, U.S. & Iraq",
Economic & Sociological Basis of U.S. Policy in Iraq

Event Sponsor:
The REEL Film & Speaker Festival at Northwest College - HCCS


Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Sister Helen Prejean
Thursday, September 27, 2007 @ 7:00 PM
St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church (Fellowship Hall)
7801 Bay Branch Drive, The Woodlands, 77382

Sister Helen Prejean is the author of Dead Man Walking: An Eyewitness Account of the Death Penalty in the United States. The best-selling book was the basis for the Oscar-winning motion picture Dead Man Walking, starring Susan Sarandon and Sean Penn.

Event Website:
www.peacejusticenetwork.org


Friday, September 28, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Saturday, September 29, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Start: 1:00 pm
End: 4:00 pm

Event Description:

Community In-Power Development Association, CLEAN, and others invite you to Port Arthur, TX
September 29th for:

"VX WASTE - What's Next?! Rally for Environmental Justice!"

Why?


Start: 6:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Please join us Saturday, September 29 for a Five Year Anniversary Celebration of the Houston Institute for Culture from 6:00-8:00pm, followed by a talk and book signing by Dr. Alice Rothchild, author of "Broken Promises, Broken Dreams", at 8:00pm

Event Sponsor:
Houston Institute for Culture

Event Website:
houstonculture.org/forums/


Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Event Description:

Visiting Houston Radical History:

Come hear Lenwood Johnson, from the Free Man’s Neighborhood Association, talk of the plight, history, and current struggle of Allen Parkway Village and Freedmen’s Town. Gentrification continues to threaten these most significant parts of Houston's black cultural heritage.

Event Sponsor:
Sedition Books; Free Man's Neighborhood Association


Sunday, September 30, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Start: 5:30 pm
End: 8:30 pm

Event Description:

Society of P.E.A.C.E. and the Hare Krishna Cultural Center present author/historian Rynn Berry for a free lecture entitled, "Ethical Vegetarianism and Non-violence in the World's Religions". The event will take place at the Hare Krishna Cultural Center on Sunday, September 30, 2007, with the Kirtan at 5:30, Lecture at 6:00 and a community vegan meal at 7:00 pm.

Event Sponsor:
Society of P.E.A.C.E., the Hare Krishna Cultural Center and the Vegetarian Society of Houston

Event Website:
www.societyofpeace.org/downloads/RynnBerryKrishnaCulturalCtrevent2007.pdf


Monday, October 1, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Start: 6:30 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Join us for a free community event featuring author/historian Rynn Berry at Barnes & Noble (Westheimer Crossing) on Monday, October 1, 2007. Rynn will present a free lecture and be available to sign books after the event. The event starts at 6:30 pm with a vegan reception, followed by his lecture at 7:00 pm. This community event is sponsored by Society of P.E.A.C.E., Houston Animal Rights Team, Vegetarian Society of Houston and In Solidarity With Animals.

Event Sponsor:
Society of P.E.A.C.E., the Vegetarian Society of Houston, Houston Animal Rights Team and In Solidarity With Animals

Event Website:
www.societyofpeace.org/downloads/RynnBerryBookSignEventflyerOct2007.pdf


Tuesday, October 2, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Wednesday, October 3, 2007
(all day)
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Start: 7:00 pm
End: 8:30 pm

Event Description:

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month.
Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce
them. The next group is starting October 3 and will meet for four
Wednesdays at First Unitarian Universalist Church in the Museum
District. There is no fee, but an optional book, Low Carbon Diet,
will be available at the first class for $13.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.HoustonClimateProtection.org


Thursday, October 4, 2007
End: 8:30 pm
Start: Sep 13 2007 - 7:00pm
End: Oct 4 2007 - 8:30pm

Event Description:

Low Carbon Diet

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month. Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce them.

The next group is starting September 13 and will meet for four Thursdays at Christ Church Cathedral downtown.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.houstonclimateprotection.org


Start: 9:00 am
Start: Oct 4 2007 - 9:00am
End: Oct 7 2007 - 5:30pm

Event Description:

33 MILLION PEOPLE UPROOTED BY WAR 

Doctors Without Borders invites you to visit A Refugee Camp in the Heart of the City, an outdoor educational exhibit staffed by Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) aid workers, who will help you imagine that you are one of the 33 million people who have fled conflict around the world.

Event Sponsor:
Medicins Sans Frontieres

Event Website:
www.doctorswithoutborders.org


Friday, October 5, 2007
(all day)
Start: Oct 4 2007 - 9:00am
End: Oct 7 2007 - 5:30pm

Event Description:

33 MILLION PEOPLE UPROOTED BY WAR 

Doctors Without Borders invites you to visit A Refugee Camp in the Heart of the City, an outdoor educational exhibit staffed by Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) aid workers, who will help you imagine that you are one of the 33 million people who have fled conflict around the world.

Event Sponsor:
Medicins Sans Frontieres

Event Website:
www.doctorswithoutborders.org


Saturday, October 6, 2007
(all day)
Start: Oct 4 2007 - 9:00am
End: Oct 7 2007 - 5:30pm

Event Description:

33 MILLION PEOPLE UPROOTED BY WAR 

Doctors Without Borders invites you to visit A Refugee Camp in the Heart of the City, an outdoor educational exhibit staffed by Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) aid workers, who will help you imagine that you are one of the 33 million people who have fled conflict around the world.

Event Sponsor:
Medicins Sans Frontieres

Event Website:
www.doctorswithoutborders.org


Sunday, October 7, 2007
End: 5:30 pm
Start: Oct 4 2007 - 9:00am
End: Oct 7 2007 - 5:30pm

Event Description:

33 MILLION PEOPLE UPROOTED BY WAR 

Doctors Without Borders invites you to visit A Refugee Camp in the Heart of the City, an outdoor educational exhibit staffed by Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) aid workers, who will help you imagine that you are one of the 33 million people who have fled conflict around the world.

Event Sponsor:
Medicins Sans Frontieres

Event Website:
www.doctorswithoutborders.org


Start: 5:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Event Description:

http://1000lightsforpeace.org

The finale of Mahatma Gandhi Week - 2007 will be "1000 Lights For Peace" celebration at the Miller Outdoor Theater (Hermann Park) on Sunday, October 7, 2007 in the 5 to 7 in the evening. Mayor Bill White will be the Chief Guest. Keynote Speaker will be HISD Superintendent Dr. Abelardo Saavedra. Mark your calendar and come make your pledge for peace by lighting a candle at 1000 Lights For Peace.

Event Sponsor:
Mahatma Gandhi Library

Event Website:
1000lightsforpeace.org


Tuesday, October 9, 2007
Start: 11:59 pm
Start: Oct 9 2007 - 11:59pm
End: Oct 10 2007 - 11:59pm

Event Description:

October 9, 2007 (Oct. 7th is 30th day, but deadline moves to next business day, Tuesday, due to Columbus day)


Wednesday, October 10, 2007
End: 11:59 pm
Start: Oct 9 2007 - 11:59pm
End: Oct 10 2007 - 11:59pm

Event Description:

October 9, 2007 (Oct. 7th is 30th day, but deadline moves to next business day, Tuesday, due to Columbus day)


Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Join CLEAN as we host a screening of "The Future of Food" as part of our ongoing environmental film series.

Shot on location in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, THE FUTURE OF FOOD examines the complex web of market and political forces that are changing what we eat as huge multinational corporations seek to control the world's food system. The film also explores alternatives to large-scale industrial agriculture, placing organic and sustainable agriculture as real solutions to the farm crisis today.

Event Sponsor:
Citizes League for Environmental Action Now (CLEAN)

Event Website:
http://www.futureoffood.com


Start: 7:00 pm
End: 8:30 pm

Event Description:

Join our Low Carbon Diet class and lose 5,000 pounds in a month.
Learn how to measure your greenhouse gas emissions and reduce
them. The next group is starting October 3 and will meet for four
Wednesdays at First Unitarian Universalist Church in the Museum
District. There is no fee, but an optional book, Low Carbon Diet,
will be available at the first class for $13.

Event Sponsor:
Houston Climate Protection Alliance

Event Website:
www.HoustonClimateProtection.org


Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Keith Harmon Snow is an independent journalist, writer, photographer, and genocide & human rights investigator who has worked in 43 countries. His work has appeared in numerous journals, magazines, books and on-line venues in North America, Europe and Japan. He is a three-time winner of the Project Censored award for reportage on human right and genocide in Africa. His web site is www.allthingspass.com

Event Sponsor:
CLEAN

Event Website:
www.cleanhouston.org


Thursday, October 11, 2007
Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Event Description:

Attend the regular monthly meeting of the Progressive Action Alliance, as we plan actions to promote impeachment, withdrawal from Iraq, and progressive political change, while we visit with and network with each other. If you are reading this on the PAA home page, click on the event title for more details.


Saturday, October 13, 2007
Start: 8:30 am
End: 4:30 pm

Event Description:

Texans for Peace presents it third annual "Teaching Peace in Texas Schools" conference. Workshops include "Teaching empathy through exercises in the math and science curricula," "Creating a culture of peace in the schools," "Encouraging student activism," "Working it out; empowering elementary school students to resolve their own conflicts," "Nonviolent communication in the schools," and "Peaceful vocations; a guide to counter-recruiting in our schools." Keynote speaker is noted author Jan Arnow, founder of the Louisville Kentucky-based Intercultural Institute and longtime proponent of nonviolent communication techniques in education.

Event Sponsor:
Texans for Peace, co-sponsored by Houston Peace and Justice Center and Decade of Nonviolence Houston

Event Website:
www.texansforpeace.org/ConferenceTeachingPeace.htm


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