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Voices of Dissent

Colonel (Ret.) Ann Wright
Schedule of Appearances


Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tue May 2 - Tue May 9: Veterans for Peace Trip to 5th Conference on the Abolition of Foreign Military BAses
Guantanamo, Cuba
Contact Casey Stinemetz

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thu May 4 - Sat May 6: Fifth Conference on the Abolition of Foreign Military Bases
Guantanamo, Cuba
Contact MovPaz
The conference is sponsored by the Cuban Movement for Peace and Sovereignty of the Peoples (MovPaz)and the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples

Monday, May 15, 2017

Mon May 15 - Wed May 17: Meeting with Womens Boat to Gaza group for Nakba Day
Stockholm, Sweden
Contact Jea Escanilla

Friday, May 19, 2017

Fri May 19 - Fri May 19: 6 p.m. - Speak on Womens Boat to Gaza - Never Silent Until Our Sisters Are Free
Gotenberg, Sweden
Contact Ellen Hansson

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Sat May 20 - Sat May 20: 6 p.m. - Speak on Women's Boat to Gaza
Oslo, Norway
Contact Gerd von der Lippe

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tue May 23 - Tue May 23: 6 p.m. - Speak on lecture Resistance to War at NO to NATO events
Brussels, Belgium
Contact Ludo De Brabander
http://www.no-to-nato.org/2017/01/protest-against-nato-at-its-next-summit-in-brussels-on-2425-may-2017/ http://www.lightintimetocome.org/annwright)

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

5 p.m. - Speak at Rally & Demonstration Rally and demonstration Trump not Welcome
Brussels North train station, Brussels, Belgium
Contact Ludo de Brabander
www.trumpnotwelcome.be www.stopnato2017.org)

Thursday, May 25, 2017

9 a.m. - Attend Peace Conference
Marie Haps (near the palace de Luxembourg, Brussels, Belgium
Contact Ludo de Brabander

4 p.m. - Speak on panel of How to deligitimize NATO- Towards a new strategy of the peace movement
Marie Haps -near the Palace de Luxembourg, Brussels, Belgium
Contact Ludo de Brabander

Monday, May 29, 2017

9 a.m. - Participate in Veterans for Peace Stop Endless Wars and Letters to the Vietnam Memorial Wall
Washington, DC
Monday, May 29: Meeting at 9 AM at the Bell Tower, adjacent to the Wall ; 10:30 AM, deliver letters to The Wall; from 11:30 to 12 proceed mile to MLK Memorial; at 12:30 begin a public reading of MLKs Riverside Church address, his Beyond Vietnam speech. After the MLK event we gather back at the Bell Tower to engage with the public. At 6:30 PM we meet for a social gathering at Busboys & Poets. https://www.veteransforpeace.org/take-action/stop-endless-war-build-peace-memorial-day-dc

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

10 a.m. - Rally for Stopping Endless War
Lafayette Park, Washington, DC
Tuesday: May 30: 10 AM rally at Lafayette Park w/hour of short, uplifting speeches, then around 11 AM going to the White House fence to demand our meeting with the president. We will read the letter from VFP President Barry Ladendorf asking for a public meeting, which will have been sent previously to the White House. https://www.veteransforpeace.org/take-action/stop-endless-war-build-peace-memorial-day-dc

Monday, Jun 12, 2017

10 a.m. - Talking to Members of Congress with Korea Peace Network
Capitol Hill, Washington, DC
Contact Daniel Jasper

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017

9 a.m. - Conference by Korea Peace Network on North Korea
George Washington University, Washington, DC
Contact Daniel Jasper

Friday, Jun 16, 2017

Fri Jun 16 - Sun Jun 18: Participate in the United National Anti-War Coalition (UNAC) annual conference
Greater Richmond Convention Center 403 N 3rd St., Richmond, VA 23219
Conference website: http://www.unacconference2017.org/

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017

Thu Jun 22 - Mon Jun 26: Attend the International Women Against Militarism conference
Contact conference coordinator
In June the womens international network is gathering again in Okinawa for the 9th international meeting to reflect on our 20 years of activism and strategize for resistance and power together. Approximately 50 women delegates will participate, representing Okinawa, the Philippines, South Korea, Japan, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, Guam, and continental US. https://www.razoo.com/story/Ujxjfg http://www.genuinesecurity.org/wordpress/

Tuesday, Jul 4, 2017

Tue Jul 4 - Sun Jul 9: Speak at the G20 Counter Conference and Rally
Hamburg, Germany

Friday, Jul 14, 2017

Fri Jul 14 - Fri Jul 28: Study Tour to China and South Korea

Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017

Wed Aug 2 - Sun Aug 6: Speak at the Democracy Conference
University of Minnesota 269 19th Avenue S., Minneapolis, MN 55455
Contact David Swanson

Wednesday, Aug 9, 2017

Wed Aug 9 - Sun Aug 13: Speak at Veterans for Peace Annual Convention-Education Not Militarization
Chicago, Illinois

Wed Aug 9 - Mon Aug 14: Project for Solidarity with Gaza Fishers with Cape Cod Fishers
Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Contact Paki Wieland

Saturday, Aug 26, 2017

Sat Aug 26 - Sun Aug 27: 9 a.m. - CODEPINK Peace Camp
Sonoma, California
Contact Nancy Mancias

Sat Aug 26 - Sun Aug 27: CODEPINK Peace Camp
Sonoma, California
Contact Nancy Mancias

Friday, Sep 8, 2017

Fri Sep 8 - Sun Sep 10: 9 a.m. - Speak at Assassin Drone Protests at Ramstein Air Base
Ramstein, German
Contact Reiner Braun
Media coverage of 2016 Protest at US Air Force Base at Ramstein, Germany Anti-drone rally at US air base Ramstein draws thousands | News ... www.dw.com/en/anti-drone-rally-at-us-air-base-ramstein-draws.../a-19323459 Jun 11, 2016 - A nine-kilometer (5.5-mile) human chain was later formed to demand limits on the use of the base. Protest at US air base ni Ramstein, Germany. Demonstrators form human chain near US base in Germany | Fox News www.foxnews.com/.../demonstrators-form-human-chain-near-us-base-in-germ...Fox News Jun 11, 2016 - Protest organizers contend that the Ramstein Air Base is used to relay flight control data for lethal drone strikes. They are calling for the base, ...

Fri Sep 8 - Sun Sep 10: Speak at Stop Drone Events
Ramstein, Germany
Contact Reiner Braun

Sunday, Sep 10, 2017

Sun Sep 10 - Sat Sep 23: Trip to Kurdistan with Christian Peacemakers
Contact Terra Winston
http://www.cpt.org/participate/delegation/schedule http://www.cpt.org/participate/join-delegation/delegation-reports/iraq-2011

Monday, Oct 9, 2017

Mon Oct 9 - Sat Oct 14: Tentative Women Cross DMZ North East Asia Conference
Shanghai, China

Sunday, Oct 15, 2017

Sun Oct 15 - Wed Oct 25: Tentative-Trip to Kurdistan, Iraq with Christian Peacemakers Team

Friday, Nov 10, 2017

Fri Nov 10 - Sun Nov 12: U.S.-Mexico Border Convergence with SOA Watch
Nogales, Arizona

Monday, Nov 27, 2017

3rd Asia-Pacific Conference on Underwater Heritage
Hong Kong Maritime Museum, Hong Kong

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