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Dear Friends, Voices in the Wilderness UK is helping to organise a number of events here in the UK over the long weekend Saturday 5th August - Monday 7th August. Please find below, the most up-to-date information about these events. Leaflets and posters advertising the 'die-in' on the 7th and Nonviolent Direct Action briefings are available from the voices office (tel. 01865 - 243 232 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org). Best wishes, Gabriel voices in the wilderness uk ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ a) August 5th : Sat Aug 5, 7.30pm. Informal celebration of the anti-sanctions movement. Torriano Meeting House, Torriano Avenue, Kentish Town London NW5. b) Sun Aug 6, 1-3pm. Vigil against sanctions on Iraq. Opposite Downing Street, Whitehall. c) Sun Aug 6, 5-9pm. Nonviolence and legal training for action on Aug 7. London School of Economics, Houghton St, WC2. d) DIE-IN FOR THE PEOPLE OF IRAQ to mark the 10th anniversary of the imposition of economic sanctions on Iraq. MEET : 12 NOON, TRAFALGAR SQUARE, MONDAY 7TH AUGUST 2000 Mass act of nonviolent civil disobedience in Whitehall. Similar acts of nonviolent resistance will be taking place in Coulport and Washington D.C. PLEASE COME TO LONDON ON AUGUST 7TH TO SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR THE PEOPLE OF IRAQ, AND YOUR OPPOSITION TO BRITISH GOVERNMENT POLICY. Whilst the action will involve nonviolent civil disobedience, there will be other roles for those not wishing to risk arrest. SPONSORED BY : Denis Halliday (former UN Humanitarian Co-ordinator for Iraq) ; Felicity Arbuthnot (journalist) ; Bruce Kent ; Harold Pinter (playwright) ; Nabil Shaban (actor) ; Jeremy Hardy (comedian) ; Andy de la Tour (actor) ; Chumbawamba (musicians) ; Mark Thomas (comedian) ; Geoff Simons (author) ; Alan Simpson MP ; Benjamin Zephaniah (poet) ; Caroline Lucas MEP ; CND Cymru, Baptist Peace Fellowship, Institute for Independence Studies, Nipponzan Myohoji - Milton Keynes and London, Campaign for the Accountability of American Bases (CAAB), Youth Action for Peace UK, Congregational Peace Fellowship, Exeter CND, Catholic Peace Action, Action for UN Renewal, Lewes CND, Finchley and Barnet CND, CASI, Women in Black, Youth and Student CND, London Region CND and many more ! -- ----------------------------------------------------------------------- This is a discussion list run by the Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq For removal from list, email email@example.com Full details of CASI's various lists can be found on the CASI website: http://welcome.to/casi