The Georgia Peace and Justice Coalition is proud to welcome Glen Ford, founder of Black Agenda Report (BAR), to Atlanta where he will present on issues including:
A new cold war with Russia as NATO pushes ever closer to Russia’s boarders
A new cold war with China, as the US increases its naval power in the South China Sea
Obama’s request for $1 trillion over 30 years to upgrade and modernize US nuclear weapons
The atomic Scientists’ 2015 decision to move the hands of the Doomsday CLock from 5 miniutes to 3 minutes to midnight – closer to nuclear war than any time since the Cuban missile crisis.
The program will begin at 7pm on Thursday, Oct. 13 at 1st Iconium Baptist Church, 542 Moreland Ave Se (at the corner of Glenwood), Atlanta 30316.
There will be a Q&A discussion following his remarks.
There is a parking lot at the rear of the church building and the sanctuary can be accessed from the Moreland Ave entrance or from the rear ground level doors.
Sponsored by the Georgia Peace and Justice Coalition. For additional information, http://www.GeorgiaPeace.org or 404.378.5424.About the speaker:Glen Ford launched BlackAgendaReport.com (BAR) in October 2006. He was a founding member of the Washington chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ); executive board member of the National Alliance of Third World Journalists (NATWJ); national political columnist for Encore American & Worldwide News magazine; founder of The Black Commentator and Africana Policies magazines; and media specialist for the National Minority Purchasing Council. He has spoken at scores of colleges and universities.
Link to the Facebook page for the event:https://www.facebook.com/events/576274559246654/