This afternoon is a “Vigil Against the Drones” at Volk Field. This is a legal vigil on public property. Meet at 3pm for introductions and to review the plan for the vigil, then process together to the gates of the base for a solemn, one-hour vigil to remember those killed by U.S government drone attacks. For directions and carpooling info, call Bonnie at 608-256-5088.
The Havens Center Visiting Speakers Program presents two lectures and an organizing meeting on social movements and community control of the police, with Max Rameau, founder of Take Back the Land. Today’s lecture is “How Social Movements Change Society” at 4pm, 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive. Tomorrow’s lecture is “Black Community Control over the Police” at 7pm, Elvehjem L160, 800 University Avenue. On Thursday, October 29th, at 7pm, there’s an Organizing Workshop at UW South Madison Partnership, 2312 South Park Street. For more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org.