PeaceSmiths Presidential Candidates Forum 1/18/08

January 13, 2008 at 1:00 am Leave a comment

Flyer by Frank Aurelio
PeaceSmiths Presidential Candidates Forum
Friday, January 18, 2008 at 8pm
First United Methodist Church, AmityvillePeaceSmiths hotline: (631) 798-0778PeaceSmiths will sponsor a Presidential Candidates Forum on peace, economic and social justice issues on Friday, January 18 at 8pm at the First United Methodist Church 25 Broadway/Rt. 110, Amityville, 11701 (southmost end of Rt. 110, near Merrick Road/Montauk Highway). A donation of $6 is suggested. Light refreshments provided. Also, you are invited to bring literature to add to the lit table.

For more information, call the PeaceSmiths hotline at (631) 798-0778 or e-mail Kimberly Wilder, the interim Coordinator, at

The New York Presidential Primary is coming up on Tuesday, February 5, 2008, and all candidates on the primary ballot have been invited to speak at this forum. PeaceSmiths has also welcomed all presidential candidates – including major party, alternative party, and independent candidates. We are excited to report that we already have confirmation that we will have representatives from the Hillary Clinton, John Edwards, Dennis Kucinich, Barack Obama, and Ron Paul campaigns present. More candidates may report in.
There will be time set aside for questions from the audience.The forum will be moderated by Ahmad Ali. Ahmad has been a featured performer at PeaceSmiths, he did the message on the PeaceSmiths hotline for this month, and he also performed at the recent Coffeehouse “Dedicated to Susan Blake.” Ahmad is a producer at WBAI 99.5 FM radio station, an activist from Central Islip, and a pop jazz and smooth R&B singer/guitarist. Ali’s web-site is at
The PeaceSmiths Monthly Community Forums are held on the 3rd Friday of each month (September through June). The Friday, February 15th Forum will be on the topic of healthcare.

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The banner photo is PeaceSmiths friends and banner in Washington, D.C. for a peace march on January 27, 2007. Susan is waving on the left, above the "e". Photo copyright Merly Thinanyi of Thihanyi Photography in Valley Stream.

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