Today in 1931: Albert Einstein urges all scientists to refuse military work.
He says, quote, “I know not with what weapons World War Three will be fought, but World War Four will be fought with sticks and stones.”
It’s This Weekend’s Action Calendar!
Tomorrow night, Madison Infoshop’s Summer Bike-In Outdoor Film Series continues with “Society of the Spectacle,” a film based upon Guy Debord’s classic 1967 book. A potluck/grill-out with vegan and non-vegan foods and music starts at 6pm – bring a dish or drink to share. Inside there will be tours of the Infoshop, music, zine-sharing, button-making, and short film screenings. Free, though donations are always welcome. This is Saturday at 9pm Madison Infoshop, 1019 Williamson Street. More info at 262-9036 or madisoninfoshop.org
Sunday, Madison Infoshop hosts Prison Pen Pals! Write correspondence and messages of solidarity to prisoners, some who are political and all who are subject to a broken justice system. Stamped envelopes and snacks will be provided. This is Sunday from noon to 3pm at Madison Infoshop, 1019 Williamson Street. More info at 262-9036.
Street Pulse seeks innovative ways to alleviate and raise awareness of homelessness and poverty. They are looking for volunteers to write, interview, edit and fundraise. Street Pulse meets every Sunday at 6pm at the Memorial Union. Check Today in the Union for room location. Call 608-492-1294 or go to streetpulsenews.org