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Event Reminders:

Cinday Sheehan to appear in Carlsbad
Saturday, 04/19/2008
TWO EVENTS: Special Guest Cindy Sheehan to speak at the Pilgrim Church of Christ on Sat., April 19 with Fernando Suarez del Solar, Rev. Madison Shockley Farouk Al-Nasser and Mazin Al Nashi (Former employee of Titan, blinded while working in Iraq as an interpreter). Also special Brunch with Cindy on Sat, Apr. 19 at 10:00 AM.

Students will stage Die-in. Cindy Sheehan speaker
Thursday, 04/17/2008
Students at CSUSM will stage a "Die In", a silent protest to honor the fallen in Bush's War of Terror. April 17th, 4:45 PM. Cindy Sheehan will speak at 7:00 PM.

MOVIE; Valley of Elah - Carlsbad NCCPJ
Thursday, 04/17/2008
The movie In the Valley of Elah will be shown at the Pilgrim United Church of Christ in Carlsbad on April 17 at the NCCPJ meeting. "A lacerating, bone-deep inquiry into the war in Iraq, one that struggles to find meaning in the very chaos of that conflict. In the Valley of Elah isn't a combat film per se, but its dramatic power is rooted in the violent mystery of battle in the awe and anxiety and, yes, the curiosity we feel when we imagine our soldiers in a place like Iraq and think, What is it that defines this war? This particular hell?

Flood US Commerce Department with Letters!
Friday, 04/18/2008
The 241 toll road extension has been successfully appealed to the US Commerce Department. Email or write your letters of opposition starting April 28!

Meet the candidate Bob Hamilton in Vista
Saturday, 04/19/2008
You are invited to meet Bob Hamilton, Democrat running for Congress against Darrell Issa. Hosted by Joe Dusel and Katsuyo Fukuyama at their home on April 19, at 10:00 AM.

FILM: "Justice Without Borders"
Saturday, 04/19/2008
Amnesty International will screen the film "Justice Without Borders" at the Palomar Unitarian Fellowship in Vi