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Speakers to protest war, environmental policies

March 17, 2007

KALAMAZOO--Western Michigan University's student chapter of World Can't Wait is sponsoring a series speakers on campus March 20-22 to protest the political and environmental policies of the Bush administration. All sessions are open to the public free of charge and a question-and-answer period is included in each session.

Tuesday, March 20

James Rodbard, president of the board of directors of the American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan, will make a presentation on civil liberties in 209 Bernhard Center from 4 to 6 p.m.

Douglas Mullkoff, a member of the National Lawyers Guild Impeachment Project and legal counsel for Guantanamo detainees, speaks on presidential impeachment in 2302 Sangren Hall from 7 to 9 p.m.

Wednesday, March 21

Dr. Ronald Kramer, WMU professor of sociology and founding member of Kalamazoo Non-violent Opponents to War, will lecture on the Iraq war and the case for impeachment of the president in 2302 Sangren Hall from 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Sunsara Taylor, World Can't Wait co-founder, and Liam Madden, an Iraq war veteran and co-founder of Appeal for Redress Campaign, will speak on impeachment of the president in 209 Bernhard Center from 7 to 9 p.m.

Thursday, March 22

Dr. Thomas Small, WMU professor emeritus of English and environmentalist, will speak on climate change and the environmental policies of the Bush administration in 105 Bernhard Center from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

For more information, write to kalamazoo@worldcantwait.org or visit worldcantwaitkazoo.com.

Media contact: Deanne Molinari, (269) 387-8400, deanne.molinari@wmich.edu

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