Join CODEPINK at The Peace Center for a talk by David Swanson, Co-founder & Executive Director of World Beyond War with special guests: Lila Garrett, Jodie Evans, Stephen Vittoria, Tahil Sharma and Frank Dorrel. Music by Dennis Davis
Doors at 6:30pm, $5 to $10 Donation suggested.
Books by David Swanson will be Available to Purchase.
David Swanson is an author, activist, journalist and radio host. He is executive director of World BEYOND War and campaign coordinator for: www.RootsAction.org. Swanson’s books include War Is A Lie and When The World Outlawed War, as well as Curing Exceptionalism, War Is Never Just and War No More: The Case for Abolition. He is co-author of: A Global Security System: An Alternative to War. Swanson was awarded the 2018 Peace Prize by the U.S. Peace Memorial Foundation. David holds a Master’s degree in Philosophy from the University of Virginia and has long lived and worked in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Lila Garrett is an Emmy Award winning television screenwriter who has a passion for politics. She is the popular radio host of “CONNECT THE DOTS”, heard every Monday morning at 7:00 AM on KPFK 90.7 FM Radio. She is also a regular contributor to The LA Progressive. David Swanson is a regular guest on her program.
Jodie Evans is the co-founder of CODEPINK, which is a women-led grassroots organization working to end U.S. wars and militarism, support peace and human rights initiatives and redirect our tax dollars into healthcare, education, green jobs & other life-affirming programs.
Frank Dorrel publishes and distributes: “ADDICTED To WAR: Why The U.S. Can’t Kick Militarism” - Written & illustrated by Joel Andreas. It is one of the most popular anti-war books in the United States.
January 18, 2020 at 7pm - 10pm
The Peace Center
3916 Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230, United States,