Wanted to pass on the info for this event at the UU Church:
HOPE RISES FROM THE ASHES OF MY LAI
Free Public Presentation and Video
Friday December 5, 2008
First Unitarian Universalist Church at 7:00PM
Who: Mike Boehm of the Madison Quakers, Inc
Where: The First Unitarian Universalist Church of Lubbock
2801 42nd Street 806-799-1617
When: Friday December 5 at 7:00 PM
What: Presentation on the My Lai programs of the Madison Quakers followed by a showing of a thirty minute documentary video commemorating the anniversary of the My Lai incident.
First Unitarian Universalist Church will host a lecture and video presentation by Mike Boehm of the Madison Quakers, Inc. on Friday December 5, 2008 at 7:00 PM. The presentation is free and open to the public. Mike Boehm will explain the activities of the group which promotes reconciliation and the sharing of work on projects in various parts of Vietnam including the village of My Lai. Besides starting a micro-credit loan program and helping the local citizens build medical clinics and schools, the program also promotes compassion houses for the victims of agent orange and people to people exchanges between American and Vietnamese children. Mike will follow the presentation with a 30-minute video made by the Vietnamese to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the My Lai incident allowing time for the discussion following the program. For more information call the church at 799-1617
Sounds interesting to me!