Feb 072014

Make love, not war

 GI Coffeehouse West Coast Tour

          Buffet Supper and Talk

                         February 14, 6:30 PM

          At the lovely home of the Choctaw Sisters

           9893 Peralta River Circle, Fountain Valley

Representatives of three “GI coffeehouses” located adjacent to military bases are touring the west coast! Come hear the story of their vital work championing service members while challenging war and militarism from inside the military community and assisting GIs in:


● Avoiding deployments ● Seeking discharge
● Applying for conscientious objector status ● Seeking legal advice

Suggested Donation: $10.00- No one turned away for lack of funds

                                     Contact: Pat Alviso 562-833-8035   mfso-oc@earthlink.net

Event sponsored by: MilitaryFamiliesSpeakOut; OrangeCountyPeaceCoalition,

For more information:  http://gicoffeehousetour.org


 Posted by at 2:01 pm
Jan 282014
OC Peace Coalition will have a booth at this great event, so please stop by and say hello!
Register Now for the OC Progressive Summit!
Saturday, February 1st, 8:30am – 6pm
Delhi Center, 505 E. Central Ave., Santa Ana
The OC Progressive Summit is back, and now is your chance to purchase your ticket for this great event. The admission fee includes:
·         entrance to the event
·         six different workshops, including Mapping your Organization, Beginning and Advanced Facebook, Know Your Rights and more
·         10 TED talk-type mini-presentations
·         48+ exhibitor booths
·         lunch
·         keynote speaker Robert Scheer, nationally syndicated journalist and co-founder of Truthdig news website
For updates about the Summit, check out our website at www.ocprogressivesummit.org  or go to our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/OC-Progressive-Summit/125226327492401 .
For further information, contact Felicity at felicitynf@aol.com or by phone at 949-733-0850 or cell 949-280-3165.
This will be a stellar event for OC’s progressive community that you
 won’t want to miss, so sign up today!
 Posted by at 2:03 pm