4 of JULY on CATALYST: Dissent! BEN WIZNER, ACLU lawyer for Edward Snowden

DISSENT on 4th of July: hear a conversaton with BEN WIZNER, ACLU lawyer representing whistle-blower EDWARD SNOWDEN, talk about challenging the surveilance state. Wizner is keynote speaker at PEACESTOCK 2014 by VETERANS FOR PEACE. (details below). Freedom Summer w/FANNIE LOU HAMER and MUMIA ABU-JAMAL on real democracy. www.peacestockvfp.org

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*SAT.JULY 12, PEACESTOCK 2014 (9am, going all day) LOCATION CHANGE due to flooding: HOBGLOBIN BARN, just west of   Red Wing,MN, 3/4 of a mile 61 towards Canon Falls. Map: http://www.hobglobin-usa.com/  Speakers, music, food, community. http://www.peacestockvfp.org

FRI. 4 of JULY, 3pm, MN STATE CAPITOL, ST.PAUL: Indigenous Independence Day---first ever! more info on "Indigenous Independence Day on Facebook

*Mon.July 7, 7pm: WHAT IS 4th OF JULY TO A NEGRO? History Prof. Mahmoud El-Kati analyzes the famous 1852 speech by former slave/abolitionist FREDERICK DOUGLAS with a view on the 21st century;includes discusion. Part of the new people-owned EAST SIDE FREEDOM LIBRARY,  1105 Greenbriar, (Phalen nieghborhood), St. Paul

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