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Camp Democracy has exciting events happening on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., right now and up through September 21st. Here are highlights for the upcoming weekend:

Friday Night

Movie -- pre-premier showing of the new movie finished just this week by award wining producer Dorothy Fadiman, "Stealing America, Vote by Vote" Introduced by panelists Rob Fitrakis and Jonathan Simon. Make this your Friday night movie date....under the stars at Camp Democracy.

Plus: Ice cream social provided by Busboys and Poets.

Saturday PEACE DAY

The Case for a Reinvestigation of 9/11 - Kyle Hence and a 9/11 family member.

Joe Jencks, Singer/Song-writer

Allison Hantschel (Athenae of First Draft), author of "Special Plans: The Blogs on Douglas Feith & the Faulty Intelligence that Led to War"

Gael Murphy - Code Pink - Report on visit by U.S. peace workers' delegation to meet with Iraqis in Jordan.

Kevin Zeese - How to Prevent More Violence in the Middle East

Raed Jarrar- Iraqi political analyst and blogger and member of Jordan peace delegation.

Nick Mottern, Director, Consumers for Peace - ExxonMobil and the Middle East War

Aseel Albana - A resident of Baghdad now living in the U.S. and a member of the Jordan peace delegation.

Workshop provided by Center on Conscience and War's J.E. McNeil, Pat Elder and Oskar Castro, Director of Youth and Militarism Program, Ameircan Friends Service Committee: "Working for the De-Militarization of Our Nation: Counter-recruitment, JROTC, and the Poverty Draft."

Nonviolence Training with Nadine Bloch, Gordon Clark


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