From the Peace & Social Justice Center/www.wichitapeace.org;*
Friday, December 6, 6:00 pm
Lorraine Avenue Mennonite Church, 655 S. Lorraine Ave.
Join us for our 21st Annual Dinner with speaker, Ethan McCord. Ethan is a former member of Bravo Company 2-16, the ground troops involved in the now infamous “Collateral Murder” video released by Wikileaks in April of 2010. He can be seen in the video carrying the wounded children from the bullet riddled van. Ethan, along with fellow company members, has come forward since the video's release, sharing their experiences of that day and speaking out on the nature of war. He has rigorously defended Chelsea Manning, has been involved in work to help veterans heal and in counter-recruitment campaigns with high school youth. He was the subject of the short documentary nominated for a 2012 Academy Award,Incident in New Baghdad. Ethan also writes poetry. $20 for catered dinner. Please call 316 263-5886 to RSVP. Seating is limited, to reserve your seat go to www.wichitapeace.org, donate $20 for each person and post a message.