Thursday, September 22, 2005

UCO (Oklahoma), Friday & Saturday free conference on Christianity & Social Justice; OKC "Anti-War Fair" 9/24 (Memorial Park)

Bill asks that we please note this from Oklahoma Indymedia:

Christianity and Social Justice conference to be held at UCO
keynote speaker is Jim Bissett, author of "Agrarian Socialism in America - Marx, Jefferson & Jesus..
"Christianity & Social Justice," a conference that will take place at the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond on Friday and Saturday, September 23 and 24.

This free conference is open to the general public and is being co-sponsored by the UCO Democratic Socialists, the Association for Women’s Studies, the Gay Alliance for Tolerance and Equality, Phi Alpha Theta, and The Interfaith Alliance of Oklahoma.
At 3:00 p.m. on Friday, Dr. Jim Bissett will deliver a keynote address entitled "Christianity and Progressive Politics in America."
Dr. Bissett, the William J. Story Professor of History at Elon College, is the author of Agrarian Socialism in America: Marx, Jefferson, and Jesus in the Oklahoma Countryside, 1904-1920 (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1999).
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OKC "ANTI-WAR FAIR" in Memorial Park 9/24
"Anti-War FAIR" @ Memorial Park in OKCNW 36 & CLASSEN BLVD. Saturday, September 24, 2005Noon to 4 PM -- and "after party" all evening.VISIT THE WEBSITE
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Bill, we noted it (gladly). We want to hear that you went. (We is Elaine and C.I.) Members remember that as the weekend progresses, time's going to be limited on my end, so I will probably be only checking the private e-mail address if things get really hectic. (Elaine says if you're participating in events this weekend be sure to read this.)

The public e-mail address is