Dear Friends! 716-332-3904; 716-931-3520 11/5/17
So many to thank for the WNY Peace Center’s 50th Annual Dinner with Amy Goodman!! Some 500 came – sorry, those of you we missed! – we’ll catch you next time!
This brings new fervor to our efforts: our Democracy Now!-in-WNY Campaign!! Or #DN!WNY Please call WBFO/WNED to let them know we need to have Democracy Now! broadcast in WNY!! Please fill out the Audience Services Contact Form. Or call Audience Services 716-845-7000 ext.343. Urge them to facilitate our getting the news we need.
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Lots going on today: very exciting pairing of the Poor People’s Campaign with Veterans for Peace! We are getting there: today Sunday, Nov 5, in Raleigh N Carolina and ON-LINE, Rev. William J. Barber II of the renewed Poor People’s Campaign (originally initiated in 1967 by Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King – yes another 50th!!) is meeting with Matthew Hoh of Veterans for Peace to combine against Militarism, Poverty, Racism, and Ecological Devastation. You can stream ONLINE at 6pm EST. Tweet using hashtags #WarEconomy #PoorPeoplesCampaign #VeteransForPeace
Riverside Salem UCC/DC will have a special program today at 4pm on Pilgrimages; and our allies at WNYMuslims are holding their wonderful Collective Banquet (see both below).
Kathy Kelly, vcnv.org, and Joe Egg, Geothermal expert, will be on our radio show on Monday.
The Dinner was wonderful – Media celebrated – and the Sacred Defended. And the Community was Beloved.