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Resist War: Global Days of Action in Maine (Portland)
April 18, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Event in 2 parts:
1.RALLY (PeaceActionMaine & PeaceWorks coordinated)starts at noon on TAX DAY. Over 50% of discretionary spending (your taxes) are spent on the military.
Resist military spending, shift the $1.67 trillion USD spent on the Pentagon to the crises facing the planet: global climate,jobs & justice .
Songs, Speakers, Rally. Join us, bring your signs: divest from the Pentagon and invest it…………
A Peace Action Maine (& Peace Action National) event in solidarity withinternational day demilitarise.org #movethemoney.
Inclement weather back up space:(approx 1 block from the square)
First Parish in Portland UU. 425 Congress Street
2.The all-day TABLING event:
Maine War Tax Resistance Resource Center will have a penny poll and an information table from 8 am -5:30 pm.