Remembering Past Wars, at the San Francisco Public Library

Adam Hochschild

Daniel Ellsberg

Jackie Cabasso

David Hartsough

A century since World War I and a half-century since Vietnam, a group of authors  discuss new lessons learned and new activism underway. Speakers include: Jackie Cabasso, executive director of the Western States Legal Foundation and co-chair of United for Peace and Justice; Daniel Ellsberg, Pentagon Papers whistleblower, lecturer, writer, activist, recipient of the Right Livelihood Award, and author of books including Secrets: A Memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon Papers; David Hartsough, activist, co-founder of World Beyond War, and author of Waging Peace: Global Adventures of a Lifelong Activist, and Adam Hochschild, author of books including To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918.

3 Responses

  1. Wonderful talks! I wish you had mentioned the lifelong work of Dr. Gene Sharp, the Harvard professor who influenced the peace movements of Eastern Europe and the Arab Spring, which led to the overthrow of several dictators.

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