Tuesday, 16 November 2010

Public Meeting: Cut the war!

Tomorrow night I will be addressing a public meeting on the situation in Afghanistan and why we need to get the troops out now. Hope to see you there.

AFGHANISTAN: TIME TO GO
7pm Wednesday 17th November, Carrs Lane Church, B4 7SX (opposite Moor St station, map here).

SPEAKERS
Salma Yaqoob, chair of Birmingham Stop the War
Owen Watkins, human rights lawyer for REPRIEVE
Waheed Rafiq, Viva Palestina, recently returned from siege busting convoy to Gaza



For those free to attend the national demonstration on Saturday, transport leaves Birmingham Carrs Lane 8:30am. Tickets £12/6. Call Nick 0782 801 3091 or Stuart 0777 156 7496 to book.

And for those in the Alum Rock area on Thursday night, there will also be a anti-war meeting. It commences at 7pm Thursday 18th November, St Saviour's Hall (next to St Saviour's Church) St Saviour's Road, Alum Rock B8 1HW.

Speakers include Lindsey German, convenor of Stop the War coalition, eye-witness report form Afghanistan and representatives from the Green Party and Respect.