Will Georgia End the Drug War? Augusta, May 18

Harold Jones profile croppedWill Georgia End the Drug War? State Senator Harold Jones on Cannabis in the Latest Legislative Session

The Georgia State Senator from District 22 in Augusta, Harold Jones, introduced SB 254 in the 2015-16 legislative session. This bill would have changed simple cannabis possession from a felony to a misdemeanor. Other proposed legislation would have facilitated the use of medical cannabis. Hear his assessment of Georgia’s readiness to end the drug war. Continue reading “Will Georgia End the Drug War? Augusta, May 18”

Indie Grits Picks 2016: We Recommend…

Indie Grits Festival
The Indie Grits festival is this Thursday through Sunday  in Columbia, SC, marking its 10th anniversary. All film screenings are free… first come, first served, tickets at box office at 1621 Main St 30 min before film.
Here are Carolina Peace’s recommendations.
Locations & More info at: www.indiegrits.com
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“My Name is Rachel Corrie” Play at USC Thursday Feb 11th

“My Name is Rachel Corrie” Play

THURSDAY Feb 11th, 7:30PM

USC, Booker T. Washington Theatre

1400 Wheat St, Columbia, SC

Ashley Malloy’s one woman production of the acclaimed play adapted from the writings of peace activist Rachel Corrie by Alan Rickman and Katharine Viner.

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

ONE NIGHT ONLY

RSVP/SHARE on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/873773736055184/

Sponsored by Carolina Peace Resource Center, Students for Justice in Palestine, and the Islamic World Studies Program – USC

2015 Events Marking Hiroshima & Nagasaki 70th Anniversary

COLUMBIA, SC:

Hiroshima Vigil

featuring Morihiko Nakahara of the SC Philharmonic

THURSDAY August 6th 7PM

Columbia Museum of Art, Auditorium

1515 Main St. Columbia, SC

An hour-long reflective vigil marking the 70th anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and calling for nuclear disarmament.  Featuring a string quartet directed by Morihiko Nakahara of the SC Philharmonic.

Free and open to the public.

RSVP/Share on Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/events/494562014032662/

Origami crane making, posters from the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, light refreshments and peace organization tabling inside the Columbia Museum of Art before and after the vigil during First Thursday.

SPONSORED By

Carolina Peace Resource Center and  Columbia Friends Meeting -Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)

More Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemorations in North Charleston, Greer, and Rock Hill, SC.  Details here…

 

COLUMBIA, SC:

Hiroshima Vigils 2015

featuring Morihiko Nakahara of the SC Philharmonic

THURSDAY August 6th 7PM Continue reading “2015 Events Marking Hiroshima & Nagasaki 70th Anniversary”