Witness for Peace Delegation to Take on Drug War 9/7/01

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Witness for Peace, "an organization that works to change United States national and corporate policies to ones that more fully support peace, justice and sustainable economies in the Americas," is organizing "Unmasking the War on Drugs from Colombia to Los Angeles," a delegation from the west coast that will visit Colombia in June or July 2002.

Led by USC professor of International Relations David Andrus and Witness for Peace Bay Area coordinator Emily Firman, the Los Angeles delegation is one of a series being sent to Colombia each month next year. The Los Angeles organizers have chosen to examine the "war on drugs" as it is fought both abroad and at home.

To get involved, Los Angelenos can contact Rebecca Belletto at (213) 382-3805 or e-mail BellettoR@aol.com.

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