Author and Journalist Dahr Jamail will be speaking at the First Unitarian Universalist Church (4190 Front Street) on November 15th at 7pm.
Dahr reports regularly on Pacifica Radio, on http://www.dahrjamailiraq.com/
Dahr Jamail is an independent journalist who has covered the Middle East for more than four years. He has reported extensively from inside Iraq for eight months, and has also reported from Syria, Turkey, Lebanon, and Jordan. Jamail writes for the Inter Press Service, The Asia Times, and many other outlets. His reports have been published in The Nation, The Sunday Herald, The Guardian, Foreign Policy in Focus and The Independent. On radio as well as television, Jamail has reported for Democracy Now! and numerous other stations around the globe.
Beyond the Green Zone is Dahr Jamial's first book with the forward written by Amy Goodman.
"While the powerful media conglomerates embedded on the ground with the invading and occupying forces, Jamail embedded with the suffering people of Iraq and uncovered the horrors of this ware of 'liberation.' - Jeremy Scahill.
Cost: Donations Requested but no one will be turned away.
Presented by: The Peace and Democracy Action Group of the First UU Church, Activist San Diego, National Lawyers Guild, SD Veterans for Peace, SD Coalition for Peace and Justice, and Progressive San Diego.