Peace and War in the Heartland - St. Olaf College


Peace and War in the Heartland

Thursday, February 28, 2008


11:00 Chapel Service: “Peace Criminal” (Boe Chapel)
Frank Kroncke from the Minnesota 8, a group of Vietnam draft resisters

4:00 Draft Simulation (Buntrock Crossroads)
Heart of the Beast Puppet Theater will lead a draft simulation

Friday, February 29, 2008

6:30 Vans leave for Peace Crimes (Buntrock Crossroads)

8:00 Peace Crimes - play at the U of M's Rarig Center

St. Olaf will provide transportation for a group of students.
Sign up outside Stav Hall during the week of February 25th or
Others who are interested can see the
History Theatre website,

Saturday, March 1, 2008

All Saturday panel discussions will take place in Trollhaugen Room, Buntrock Commons

10:30-12:00 Faith and War
Rev. Tom Duke, Ph.D, St. Paul Area Council of Churches, St. Paul Interfaith Network
Frank Kroncke, Member of Minnesota 8

1:00-2:30 Social Justice and the War
Mel Duncan, Executive Director, Nonviolent Peace Force
Mary Beaudoin, Executive Director, WAMM (Women Against Military Madness)

2:45-4:15 Veterans and the War
Chante Wolf, Vets for Peace
Representatives from "Iraqi Veterans Against the War"

5:00 Dinner and Concluding Discussion


All sessions are free and open to the public, meals not provided.




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