Tuesday: Report Back from the Codepink Peace Delegation to Pakistan

Featuring

Joe Lombardo, a member of the Troy Area Labor Concil and co-chair of the United National Antiwar Coalition

Judy Bello, a member of the Upstate Coalition to Ground the Drones and End the Wars and one of the Hancock 38 drone resisters

Osman Khan, a radical economist currently pursuing his doctorate, just returned from 6 months in Pakistan where he researched the impact of drone attacks and war on the tribal peoples of western Pakistan

Tuesday, October 23 at 7:30 pm

Semesters Hall inside of Student Center

Central CT State University

New Britain CT

On October 7, a delegation of US antiwar activists will be marching with tens of thousands of Pakistanis sickened by the civilian death toll and growth of reaction brought on by the US drone war in Waziristan. Hear first hand reports from delegation members who just met with the families of drone victims, with intellectuals, political activists, and others in Islamabad, Lahore, and the tribal areas.

 Hosted by the CCSU YSA.  Endorsed by CT United for Peace, Middle East Crisis Committee, and the West Hartford Citizens for Peace and Justice.

 For more info on the report back, call Chris at 860-478-5400

 

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For more information on the tour, visit: http://www.codepink4peace.org/article.php?id=6174

The delegates are posting regular updates on www.droneswatch.org.

If you’re on twitter, please use the hashtag #StopDrones and follow @CODEPINK for live updates.

Judy is also posting on http://blog.upstatedroneaction.org and http://blog.papillonweb.net.

For recent articles on Commondreams.org visit http://www.commondreams.org/view/2012/10/04-13

https://www.commondreams.org/view/2012/09/26-5

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