The nation's food security could be at risk in a warming climate, say a group of climate scientists and other experts representing the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Iowa State University, the US Climate Change Science Program (US CCSP), and the Great Plains Institute, in a new report called the
On May 8-10, 2009, anti-authoritarians from across the Midwest will gather in the Twin Cities to network, learn and grow, and lay plans for the future.
Minneapolis, MN: July 12th Sector 5 Spokes Council 2 week reminder
(“A Midwestern cluster” is calling on all midwestern clusters, affinity groups, and individuals to work within Sector 5 (until it is clear it is adopted sufficiently).
With only 2 weeks, a seething urge to adopt sector 5, and 7.12 spokes council for sector 5 coming right around the corner. The organizers of this event are asking representatives to send an RSVP to the address at the bottom of this release so they can plan for food, childcare, housing, ect.
In these RSVPs we’re encouraging folks to send proposals that they’d like to see discussed at the spokes.
See ya In MPLS!
The Winter Soldier screening will be held in the Shelter House at Comfest on Saturday June 28, 2008, at 8:00PM. Speakers (tba) from IVAW will be present before and after the screening.
"Winter Soldier: Iraq and Afghanistan featured testimony from U.S. veterans who served in those occupations, giving an accurate account of what is really happening day in and day out, on the ground.
"This four-day event brought together veterans from across the country to testify about their experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan - and present video and photographic evidence. In addition, panels of scholars, veterans, journalists, and other specialists gave context to the testimony. These panels covered everything from the history of the GI resistance movement to the fight for veterans' health benefits and support." (http://ivaw.org/wintersoldier)