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April 24 -- “Capitalism Hits the Fan: The Personal and Societal Effects of the 2008 Economic Crisis"

Two-day presentations by economist Richard Wolff and psychotherapist/journalist Dr. Harriet Fraad; Richard Wolff lecture: “Capitalism Hit the Fan, So Now What? Economic Democracy and America’s Future”; 7-9 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, Talbot Lecture Hall, Luther Bonney Hall, University of Southern Maine, Portland campus; Harriet Fraad lecture: “The Great Recession’s Hurricane Swath Through Intimate Life: Social and Personal Transformation in the U.S. Since the 2008 Economic Crisis”; noon-1:30 p.m., Thursday, April 24, University Events Room, Glickman Library, USM, Portland campus; both lectures free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Michael Hillard, USM professor of economics at mhillard@maine.edu

http://usm.maine.edu/cahs/rescheduled-capitalism-hits-fan

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May 11 at 1:00 PM
Robert Shetterly talks about Americans who tell the Truth. He will be bringing 10 of his portraits; Winona LaDuke, Terry Tempest Williams, Grace Lee Goggs, Pete Seegar, Paul Chapell, William Ayers, Bill McKibben, David Korten, Esther Alteen, and Samantha Smith, and will talk about each one of these people and why they are a part of his collection of people who tell the truth

All talks are free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact Roberta Record at rrecord2002@yahoo.com.

Roger Leisner
The Maine Paparazzi
Radio Free Maine

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June 16
Peace Action Maine ANNUAL MEETING!
Chris Hedges speaking

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June 27

Maine Jobs & Our Dependence on Military Production

A Public Forum on ships, shoes & submarines

Winter Street Church in Bath
5:30 Pot Luck 6:30 Forum

Sponsored by Midcoast Citizens for a Sustainable Economy and Vital Connections

Convert the War Economy – Good Jobs for a Peaceful Future

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