US national conference on civil disobedience

1998-12-30 Jan Slakov Date: Wed, 30 Dec 1998 13:54:55 -0500 From: “John V. Wilmerding” <•••@••.•••> Subject: US National Conference on Civil Disobedience – Jan. 23-24, 1999 The 2nd annual National Conference on Civil Disobedience, American University, Washington, DC — January 23rd – 24th, 1999 Civil Disobedience is an old and effective technique of resistance and … Read more

Real help for Central America

1998-12-26 Jan Slakov Dear RN list, Dec. 26 The co-chair of the Boston-Cambridge Alliance for Democracy, David Lewit, is working on getting the Central American countries hit by hurricane Mitch freed from their debt burden. The information below should help any of you who are keen to add your voice to this effort. all the … Read more

Gifts for Iraq held back

1998-12-25 Jan Slakov From: •••@••.••• Date: Fri, 25 Dec 1998 10:26:53 EST Subject: forwarded re Iraq sanctions Elias Davidsson writes: Reykjavik, ICELAND 24. December 1998 Dear friends, This morning the Icelandic delegation (3 people), including Santa Claus (an Icelandic school janitor), Thor Magnusson, director of Peace 2000, and myself, boarded the plane of the Icelandic … Read more

RN: World Peace Prayer

1998-12-25 Jan Slakov Dear RN list, Dec. 25 I wanted to have something a bit “Christmasy” to send to you today (even if at least one person on this list is avoiding Christmas stress by totally ignoring the holiday:-). What I came up with is this: The World Peace Prayer. According to the Fellowship of … Read more