CALENDAR: Miko Peled to speak in Tacoma on his recent memoir, ‘The General’s Son’
- Written by Jewish Voice for Peace
At 7:30 p.m. on Tues. evening, Oct. 2, Miko Peled will speak in Tacoma. -- Peled, the son of the late Gen. Matti Peled, is the author of a recently published memoir entitled The General’s Son: Journey of an Israeli in Palestine....
CALENDAR: Directors of religious campaign against torture to speak in Seattle -- Wed., Sept. 5 @ 7pm
- Written by Hank Berger and Abe DeJamminen
On Wed. evening, Sept. 5, at 7:00 p.m., two leaders of the U.S. religious campaign against torture will appear in Seattle. -- This presentation is all the more important given last week's announcement by Attorney General Eric Holder that there will be not a single prosecution stemming from extensive CIA torture in Iraq and Afghanistan....
CALENDAR: Fundraising party for Tacoma's new sister city in France -- Sun., Sept. 16 @ 2-5pm
- Written by Tacoma-Biot Sister City Committee
A fundraiser wine tasting to support Tacoma's new sister city relationship with Biot, France, will be held at Pour at Four on Sun., Sept. 16, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. -- More information (and a PDF attachment) below. ...