YOU ARE INVITED:
STEPHANIE SAVELL, Co-Director and researcher at the COSTS OF WAR PROJECT at Brown University, will speak on Wednesday, November 20th at the uptown U ALBANY campus from 2:45-4:05 in Room “Biology 248”. *
Her talk is titled:
The COST OF WAR PROJECT: What Every Citizen – Voter, Activist,Journalist – Needs to Know About the True Costs of Endless War
The COSTS OF WAR PROJECT seated in the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs at Brown consists of “ a team of 35 scholars, legal experts, human rights practitioners, and physicians, which began its work in 2011. We use research and a public website to facilitate debate about the costs of the post-9/11 wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the related violence in Pakistan and Syria.”
THE COSTS OF WAR PROJECT has as its “aim to foster democratic discussion of these wars by providing the fullest possible account of their human, economic, and political costs, and to foster better informed public policies.”
This talk has been organized by Women Against War’s Pathways to Peace Committee working in collaboration with members of the United University Professions’ (UUP) Peace and Justice Committee and the Journalism as well as Anthropology Departments.
The talk is free and open to the public.
COME: learn more about the informative work of this compelling and comprehensive research project!
COME: hear the conversation about national security and foreign policy issues which should be happening on every electoral debate stage.
COME: reaffirm your belief that a world without war is not only possible – it is imperative! ……..
*Bio 248 is on the east side of the UAlbany Academic Podium. Two nearby parking lots can be found on Collins Circle, on the north side of the Podium)
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