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Creating A New Path To Peace and Prosperity

With OBL dead (yet again) … now more than ever, we need 9/11 Truth

 

Creating A New Path To Peace and Prosperity

 

Sen. Mike Gravel and Lt. Col. Bob Bowman on Empowering
Citizens to End the 9/11 Wars and Restore Lost Liberties



Introductory Speakers

 

Peter Phillips will be our MC and first speaker.  Professor of Sociology at Sonoma State University and former Director of Project Censored, Peter currently co-hosts The Morning Show on KPFA and is President of The Media Freedom Foundation.

Richard Gage, AIA, is well known to many in the Bay Area. He is the dynamic founder of Architects and Engineers for 9/11 Truth, which has grown to 1500 petition signing professionals. He will update us on the many recent activities of AE911Truth.

Introducing Kathy McGrade, a Silicon Valley engineer now affiliated with AE911Truth. Her work includes ensuring the safety of firefighters during structural fires.  She presents a sharp critique of the government’s account for the demise of the three WTC Towers.

Featured Speakers

 

PC2012coverpreview 193x300 Creating A New Path To Peace and ProsperityAs part of his long and distinguished career, Bob Bowman ran for President in 2000 and for the US Congress in 2006. Bob Scheer of the LA Times called him “probably the best public speaker in the country today.” Dr. Bowman will give new voice to several of his recurrent themes-no more imperial presidency, no more undeclared corporate wars, no more spying on the American people, no more repression of dissidents, no more exporting of jobs, no more government lies, false-flag attacks, and cover-ups.

Two term Senator from Alaska Mike Gravel first gained national attention when he read the Pentagon Papers into the Congressional Record.  For the last two decades, he has worked to establish a National Initiative process to empower citizens.  Mike ran for president in 2008, and more recently is leading efforts for a series of state initiatives calling for a new, independent investigation of 9/11.



Thursday, May 19, 2011, 7:00 PM
Humanist Hall, 390 27th St., Oakland, CA
$10 (any donation accepted)

Sponsored by The Northern California 9/11 Truth Alliance and Project Censored

  • Vivian Warkentin May 20, 2011

    I was very inspired by the event Creating a New Path……. The speakers Robert Bowman and Mike Gravel had some new and worthy ideas for a way out of our fascist mess.

    I had a disturbing conversation with Peter Philips though, which I want to bring up. i brought up geoengineering and what I and many others witness in the sky every day now. Jets on a regular basis are blocking our sun The atmosphere is white. It never used to look like this. i am at a loss to see how any self respecting sun loving nature lover can tolerate a sunny day that is blocked by “clouds” made by jets. If you look up you will see that most clouds are made by jets. Within a few hours they can turn a sunny day into a cloudy one. If you are not seeing this You are not looking. Is it the knowledge that no one wants to know? i find it baffling that Project censored will not cover this.. Michel Chossudovsky, who Peter Philips interviewed briefly on KPFA yesterday has written about the weather manipulation going on. I am baffled. Scientists and the military are using our atmosphere for their personal physics laboratory. We who speak of this are censored at every turn.

    Sincerely,

    Vivian Warkentin

  • Console Repair Guy June 10, 2011

    Peace and prosperity are a far cry from the horrendous acts committed on 9/11. The hidden truth behind this crime of the century may be more more shocking than America ever expected…

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