Organized nationally by a variety of anti-war forces and hosted in Madison by the Party for Socialism and Liberation
On Saturday, January 11 at 2 pm CT at the Lakeview Library Tableside Room, we will hold a national online teach-in to build the movement against war with Iran! Featuring anti-war leaders, scholars, journalists, representatives from religious communities and others.
The teach-in features speakers representing different sectors of the new anti-war movement that is growing.
Speakers for the teach-in will include:
Kathy Kelly, Voice for Creative Nonviolence
Abby Martin, host of The Empire Files
Dr. Gerald Horne, author and historian
Claudia De La Cruz, The People’s Forum
Liz Theoharis, Co-chair of the Poor People’s Campaign
Mazda Majidi, Iranian-American journalist
Leila Zanda, Iranian-American activist
Dr. Jill Stein, Green Party presidential candidate 2016
Eugene Puryear, ANSWER Coalition
Media Benjamin, CODEPINK
Ciara Taylor, The People’s Forum
Max Blumenthal, journalist at The Grayzone
Leonard Flores, CODEPINK Latin America Coordinator
Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance
Mara Verheyden-Hilliard, Partnership for Civil Justice Fund
Mike Prysner, Iraq anti-war veteran
Anya Parampil, journalist at The Grayzone
Please join us to learn more about the situation in Iran and counter lies being spread by the mainstream media. And remember to come out for the global day of protest on January 25th!
Lakeview Library is accessible by bus on the 4, 6, and 22 buslines.
Free childcare with an accredited early childhood educator will be provided from 2:00-4:00.
The Lakeview Library Tableside Room is accessible by wheelchair and walker, although participants should know that the room may be a tight fit with more than 20 attendees.
In an effort to increase accessibility of our events, PSL encourages attendees to come fragrance free. An article about how to do this is here: https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=https://www.thinkagaintraining.com/about-us/fragrance-free/&ved=2ahUKEwjUz8iT1fLmAhWCWM0KHTbOAzAQFjAAegQIBxAC&usg=AOvVaw34LYrrI5j0T99Vxh_g4xgk
For additional accessibility accommodations, please contact our Facebook page The Party for Socialism and Liberation Madison.
If your organization is interested in co-sponsoring this event please contact us!