The 1%: What's NATO Got to Do with It?
April 4, 2012
Vijay Prashad - Professor of International Studies, Trinity University author of Arab Spring, Libyan Winter Ellen Frank - Professor of Economics, University of Massachusetts Boston; author of The Raw Deal: How Myths and Misinformation about Deficits, Inflation, and Wealt...h Impoverish America. Joseph Gerson - Director of the Peace and Economic Security Program, American Friends Service Committee. Peace and justice organizations, community based groups and Occupy are preparing to challenge militarism and austerity when the leaders of the NATO and G-8 nations meet in Chicago this May. Join us to learn what NATO and the G-8 have to do with the world's wars, economic crises, and making the world safe for the 1%. For information about the Counter-Summit in Chicago May 18-19, see www.natofreefuture.org.