Meet, Greet & Honor Medea Benjamin, co-founder of CodePink

On Monday, October 28, 2013, Peace Action Fund of New York State (formerly SANE/Freeze) will be holding its 2013 William Sloane Coffin Award Event honoring co-founder of Code Pink, Medea Benjamin. You are all invited.

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The Greenhouse at Scholastic
557 Broadway New York, NY
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Special Cocktail Hour with Medea
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Award Ceremony

Medea is known for speaking up at Senate hearings and using creative tactics like flash mobs, banner drops and colorful dress to get press for the peace movement.  When Medea interrupted President Obama’s speech at the National Defense University to testify against drone killings and indefinite detention at Guantanamo prison, the president said, “The voice of that woman is worth paying attention to.”  We agree.  Medea Benjamin is a tireless advocate and a role model for everyone we know working for a nuclear weapons-free world, moving the money from the Pentagon to fund human needs, and promoting diplomacy – not war – to resolve conflict.

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  • Cab

    This was an amazing evening, with of news from activists around the state delivered in a beautiful setting to honor Medea, who is inspiring!

    October 29, 2013

    • Peace Action N.

      Thanks so much for being there!! Hope to see you again soon!

      October 29, 2013

  • Cab

    Five star!

    October 29, 2013

  • Cab

    Tickets will be available at the door, too.

    October 28, 2013

    • Sally J.

      Yes, that's right. For the 6 pm Meet & Greet with Medea tickets are $125...for the 7 to 9 pm program tickets are priced for activists from $15 to $55. Go to www.panys.org for more information.

      October 28, 2013

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