EVENT REMINDER: Panel on Empire, Colonialism, and Torture with Oliver Stone — Feb. 1

Posted on January 29, 2013

From Illinois Coalition Against Torture:

Please join us for this event!

Friday, February 1, 2013 —– 7:00 p.m.
Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
Book signing from 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


• Oliver Stone: Academy Award Winning Director and Author
• Peter Kuznick: Professor of History, American University
• José E. López: Executive Director, Puerto Rican Cultural Center, Juan Antonio Corretjer
• Margaret Power, M.C.: Illinois Coalition Against Torture

The event will include a local premier showing of an one hour episode from the Showtime series Oliver Stone’s Secret History of America – Vietnam, LBJ, Nixon & Third World: Reversal of Fortune.

$5 sliding scale admission – no one turned away.

Copies of the book The Untold History of the United States by Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick will be available for sale. Authors will sign copies from 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Sponsored by the Illinois Coalition Against Torture and the Puerto Rican Cultural Center.

Endorsers (list in formation): American Friends Service Committee-Chicago, Benedictine Sisters of Chicago, Citizens Alert, Chicago Committee to Defend the Bill of Rights, Code Pink-Chicago, Democratic Socialists of America, Eighth Day Center for Justice, Historians Against the War, In These Times, Iraq Veterans Against the War, Nation Discussion Group Chicago, Portoluz, Viatorians, Vietnam Veterans Against the War, VOICES for Creative Nonviolence, White Rose Catholic Worker.

For more information call 773-278-6706.

Here’s the link to the Facebook event.  Join and invite your friends!


Click here to download a PDF of the event flier.