The Sixteenth Annual Progressive Festival Co-hosted by The Petaluma Progressives and Occupy Petaluma. Sunday, September 15, 2013 12:30pm to 5:00pm Walnut Park downtown Petaluma, CA
Date of the Event: 
Sunday, September 15, 2013 - 12:30pm - 5:00pm

 

The Sixteenth Annual Progressive Festival

Co-hosted by The Petaluma Progressives and Occupy Petaluma

 

The Progressive Festival

Sunday, September 15, 2013
12:30pm to 5:00pm

Walnut Park
downtown Petaluma, CA

Speakers:

Daniel Ellsberg - Pentagon Papers whistleblower, supporter of Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden 

Jill Stein - 2012 Green Party Presidential candidate

Norman Solomon - author, activist, community organizer 

Therese Mughannam-Walrath - Palestinian peace activist

Michael Nagler - Director, Metta Center for Nonviolence

Marc Armstrong - Director, Public Banking Institute

Kamal Prasad - food issues activist

Also speakers on:

  • Immigration issues
  • Stopping mass incarceration
  • Fukushima nuclear plant
  • Unite Here labor campaign
  • Labeling GMOs

Entertainment:

The Pounce & Denounce PlayHouse - Occupy Petaluma's own theater troupe

De Colores with special guest, Francisco Herrera (Música de las Americas)

Spoken Word & Drums by Masaba (the Last Poets), &
Michael Rothenburg
(100K Poets for Change)

Many Social Justice, Environmental, Labor, and Community Organizations will have Informational booths/tables.

The event is produced by the Petaluma Progressives and is cosponsored by KPFA 94.1 FM, the Peace & Justice Center of Sonoma County, The Bohemian and the Committee for Immigrant Rights, Sonoma County. It takes place at Petaluma Blvd South and D Street, downtown Petaluma. It is free to the public.

Tamales, Rice, Beans, Other Goodies & Drinks Available.

To reserve space, please send your check to:


The Petaluma Progressives
P.O. Box 445
Petaluma, CA
94953

For more info, call 707.763.8134

Or by email: info@progressivefestival.org

 

 

 

KPFA Cosponsored Event


 

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