'People's Campaign' Will Feature Vanunu
The U.S. Campaign to Free Mordechai Vanunu returns to Washington this summer for activities that will culminate in September in a one-day Conference followed by a vigil and rally at the Israeli embassy.
The campaign has teamed up with four organizations sponsoring events in Washington as part of the U.S. Fellowship of Reconciliation’s six-week-long “People’s Campaign for Nonviolence.”
Here are dates and sponsoring organization of event at which the Vanunu campaign will have a presence:
- Thursday, July 20 - Jewish Peace Fellowship. Speakers include Rabbi Phillip Bentley, organization president. Vanunu campaign will have literature available. Contact Ken Giles, (202) 686-9479.
- Thursday, July 27 - Pax Christi USA. Speakers will include Bishop Thomas Gumbleton. Contact Phyllis Jepson, (561) 842-7701.
- Saturday, Sunday, July 29-30 - Episcopal Peace Fellowship. Speakers will include writer Coleman McCarthy and Sam Day, coordinator of the U.S. campaign. Events will include a Sunday vigil at the Israeli embassy. Contact Mary Miller, (202) 783-3380.
- Friday, August 4 - Catholic Workers. Events will include a rally at the Israeli embassy. Contact Kathy Boylan, (202) 882-9649.