[mgj-discuss] Upcoming meetings and events
hope at 50years.org
Thu Feb 17 21:25:51 GMT 2005
SCENARIO: Sunday 2/20, 3pm ? 5pm
Café Mawonaj, 624 T St, NW
Metro: Shaw/Howard, green line
Contact: Morrigan, phipco at riseup dot net
OUTREACH: Tuesday 2/22, 6.30pm ? 8pm
50 Years Is Enough office, 3628 12th St NE (12th and Otis)
Metro: Brookland/CUA, red line. From metro take right
exit and walk down Otis to 12th St.
Contact: hope, hope at 50years dot org
FUNDRAISING: Wednesday, 2/23, 6.30pm ? 7pm
St. Stephen?s, before the general meeting. (directions
Contact: Tia, swettalthea at yahoo dot com
Next General Meeting: Wed 2/23, 7pm ? 9pm
St. Stephens Church (16th and Newton St. NW)
Downstairs in the dinning hall
Metro: Columbia Heights, green line. From metro, walk
north on 14th, turn left on Newton and walk until you
reach 16th. Enter on the side.
Facilitating: Zach and Tia
*CALL TO ACTION!
This Saturday (2/19) ? Protest Blackwater USA, war
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 19TH 9:45am TO 11:00am
Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 22nd & M Streets, NW Washington, DC.
(on 22nd between M and L)
Blackwater provides the US government with private
military services and is looking to recruit more
clientele. This Saturday, representatives of several
Washington-based embassies will be at the Ritz-Carlton to
learn about Blackwater. Blackwater is not subject to the
Military Code of Conduct or the Uniform Code of Military
Justice which bars the use of torture. Let the foreign
diplomats know that many Americans are concerned about
human rights and willing to stand up to mercenaries like
*Sat, Feb 26: Student March Against AIDS
White House (not confirmed), 11:00am
MGJ will have a presence and also will publicize A16 at
the event. One of their demands is to Drop the Debt.
Outreach will take up the coordination.
*First week of March: Grassroots World Social Forum
reportback (with Project South) Contact Morrigan (phipco
at riseup dot net)
*Mon, March 14: Andean Free-Trade Agreement (AFTA)
Proposed: Picket the meetings, build on the relationships
made during the CAFTA negotiations. Working on it: Tia,
Keith, Morrigan, Jon.
50 Years Is Enough Network
3628 12th St NE
Washington DC 20017
fon: +1 202 463 2265
fax: +1 202 636 4238
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