_______________on_the_ground___*______

## 20 february 2003 ##

_______official_MEETING_time_&_location:
ontheground meets weekly every wednesday at 5pm in the Plymouth
dormitory lounge. the address is 731 s. Plymouth court, one block west of
State st. and between Harrison & Polk. closest CTA stop: harrison red line.

___contents:
1. NION/ontheground teach-in feb.20
2. creative arts against war
3. other chicago events (s4sj feb.21; int'l women's day mar.10+15)

{_1_}
NION/ontheground teach-in at columbia college.
february 20, 11:30am-2:00pm
hokin gallery (cafe), 623 s. wabash

Columbia students, faculty, & staff speak out!

speakers: John Stevenson, faculty; Emily Larson, student; Brea Hayes,
student; Aaron Lorence, student; Nic Krebill, student; Spencer Kingman,
student; Nolan Noska, student; April Hanson, student.

{_2_} !monkey wrench the atomic arts!

. ... . ... . . . .... . . creative arts against war. ... .

we are planning for a day full of different arts in response to war. on this
day (begining of march) we will have guerilla theater, a poetry slam, visual
arts, and more around columbia. right now we need help planning for this
event, getting materials, ideas, and art.

this sunday, feb.23 we are having a meeting at 1:00pm in the dorm lounge.
(731 s. Plymouth court, one block west of State st. and between Harrison &
Polk. the closest CTA stop is the harrison red line.)

if you can't come to the meeting and you have some interest in helping out,
particpating or have any ideas please e-mail emily at emily23@earthlink.net.

{_3_} other events...
___friday, february 21, 3:30pm___s4sj anti-war protest & inspection___
thompson center (clark & randolph)

student/youth anti-war rally & people's inspection!
- rally @ 3:30
- march @ 4pm to Leo Burnett building (wacker & dearborn)
- people's inpection @ 4:30pm

"Our intelligence sources indicate that Leo Burnett,in collaboration with
the U.S.Army, has overt intentions to murder untold numbers of innocent
Iraqi civilians and endanger the lives of tens of thousands of American
youth. Our sources also indicate that Leo Burnett and the U.S.Army are
specifically preying upon African-American and Latino youth between the ages
of 17-24 with their racist poverty draft. We demand unfettered access to Leo
Burnett's facilities and an end to this campaign of mass destruction (CMD).
The PEOPLE'S inspectors are coming!"
organized by Students for Social Justice [http://www.s4sj.com]

___illegal art show____________
jan25-feb21
at 2040 n. milwaukee
(in these times)

"freedom of expression in the corporate age"
a multimedia exhibit of visual
film/video and sound
artists challening current
intellectual property laws

____Celebrate International Womens Day, 2003_____________
Theme: The impact of the Bush administration on women

Monday, March 10th, noon, Daley Center, 50 W. Washington,
march and rally

Saturday, March 15th, noon - five, Conference at DePaul University,
Schmitt Academic Center, 2323 N. Kenmore. Speakers, discussion,
foor and entertainment.

For more information or to join us call: 773-278-6706
sponsored by International Womens Day Committee 2003 and
DePaul Amnesty International chapter

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