Code Pink’s Medea Benjamin “Inside Iran” Chicago book tour July 1-2

Inside Iran: The Real History of the Islamic Republic of Iran   Sunday July 1 3-4 pm Seminary Coop Bookstore 5751 S. Hyde Park Blvd, Chicago   Monday July 2   6:30-8:30 pm Evanston Public Library 1703 Orrington, Evanston     Why is Donald Trump making peace with North Korea but on the warpath with Iran? … Continue reading Code Pink’s Medea Benjamin “Inside Iran” Chicago book tour July 1-2

Dan Kovalik’s “The Plot to Attack Iran” a Tool to Combat Washington’s Middle East Wars

https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/05/03/dan-kovaliks-the-plot-to-attack-iran-a-tool-to-combat-washingtons-middle-east-wars/ https://dissidentvoice.org/2018/05/a-tool-to-combat-washingtons-middle-east-wars/ https://iranian.com/2018/10/04/plot-to-attack-iran/ https://ahtribune.com/author.html?id=1060 https://popularresistance.org/the-plot-to-attack-iran-a-tool-to-combat-washingtons-middle-east-wars/ The Plot to Attack Iran gives a readable and well- referenced look at Western -- especially US -- abuse of Iran. The author and human rights lawyer Dan Kovalik presents a concise overview of US imperial conduct since World War II. The book is a reminder, which we need from … Continue reading Dan Kovalik’s “The Plot to Attack Iran” a Tool to Combat Washington’s Middle East Wars

Medea Benjamin Code Pink Chicago Speaking Tour  

    Monday October 31, noon WBEZ Jerome McDonald Worldview   Monday October 31, 6-7:30 pm 8th Day Center for Justice, 205 W. Monroe, Chicago Tuesday November 1, noon- 4:00 pm  Purdue University, Calumet, Indiana November 1, 6:30- 8:00 pm City Lit Book Store, 2523 N Kedzie Blvd. Chicago   Wednesday November 2, 3:00 to 4:30 pm Loyola … Continue reading Medea Benjamin Code Pink Chicago Speaking Tour  

The War in Syria: Reportback from July Anti-War Delegation

Tuesday, October 4, 7m Loyola University (downtown)  Corboy Law Center, room  301,  25 E. Pearson Street, Chicago Joe Jamison, a member of the US Peace Council, reports on their July delegation of US antiwar organizations in Syria. At the request of the U.S. Peace Council, the Syrian government approved a 7-member delegation composed of representatives … Continue reading The War in Syria: Reportback from July Anti-War Delegation

Fall 2016 Film Series: The Fight Against the 1%

Fall 2016 LoyolaFilm Series:  The Fight Against the 1%  Sundays,  2pm  Loyola University (downtown) Corboy Law Center, room  301,    25 E. Pearson Street, Chicago (one block north of Chicago & State Red line L stop)   September  18           Shock Doctrine                                78 min       2009  A documentary adaptation Naomi Klein's 2007 book, The Shock Doctrine. An investigation of … Continue reading Fall 2016 Film Series: The Fight Against the 1%

Book Review: The Imperialist War on Libya

http://mltoday.com/article/1735-book-review-the-imperialist-war-on-libya/29 In Global NATO and the Catastrophic Failure in Libya, (Monthly Review Press, 2013. 320 pages) Horace Campbell exposes the role of the NATO countries in the attack, occupation and destruction of Libya. This book provides useful material, given that a segment of the peace movement that opposed to the war on Iraq supported US … Continue reading Book Review: The Imperialist War on Libya