Vandenberg Pictures

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The Photos for the May 19th Vandenberg Vigil are up. Five people were arrested including Jeff Dietrich and Mike Wisniewski from the LACW and Dennis Appel from the Guadalupe CW.

 

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We Are No Longer Accepting Applications for the Summer Program

If you missed it, please feel free to come visit some other time!

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New Photos

I’ve added some new photo albums of recent Catholic Worker events.

Catherine and Donald
 

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Oak View Trip

Jeff Dietrich on Paul Shepard

Last weekend Jeff gave a talk on Paul Shepard, author of the book Nature and Madness, at the Bartimaeus Community in Oak View. It was attended by Catholic Workers from LA and Guadalupe as well as Members of the Oak View extended community. Click here for pictures of the event.

 

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The Morning After

Merry Christmas from all of us!

 

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We Need Winter Clothing

It’s getting cold at night on the streets so we are looking for donations of warm jackets and sweaters in good condition to share with our friends on Skid Row. Donations can be dropped off or mailed to the Catholic Worker House at 632 N. Brittania St. Thanks so much!

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Military Recruitment Center Shut Down

The December 7th American Friends Service Commitee action was a success! Protesters held a rally and blocked the door of a Military Recruitment Center, closing it for the day. The demonstration was part of a larger movement to bring about the Declaration of Peace.

 

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Students Walk to End Hunger

Last Sunday about 1,000 students from St. Paul, Damien and Bosco Tech High Schools walked 26 miles from East LA to the ocean to raise money for the LA Catholic Worker. Thanks for all your hard work guys!

 

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September Action a Success!

The September 25th Declaration of Peace Action was a great success! A large group of people including many Catholic Worker volunteers and friends shut down the Hollywood Military Recruiting Center for the entire day! The protest was completely non-violent and no one was arrested. To see pictures of the event click here.

 

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Jeff is out of jail!

Jeff Dietrich who was sentenced Friday Aug 18 to thirty days in jail for a March civil disobedience protest of the Iraq war was released Sunday morning Aug. 20 after spending only 36 hours in lock-up!
“I was freed by grace “he said, “the same grace that prevents all of our homeless friends from doing punitive jail time for insignificant ‘quality of Life crimes’. The jails are over crowded and the sheriff is forced to release all ‘non-violent’ offenders after they have served a mere one tenth of their sentence. Thank God for ACLU law suits that prevent the authorities from packing the already over crowded jails and making an unbearable situation even worse”

 

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Jeff Dietrich in Jail

Today Jeff went to court to be sentenced for his March 20th action commemorating the third anniversary of the Iraq War. He told the judge that he pled proudly guilty of protesting this immoral and illegal war, and was sentenced to 30 days in LA County Jail. After lunch with Catherine and the rest of the community he turned himself in at 3PM.

Click here to see photos of the demonstration.

 

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Summer Internship Photos

Our summer internship is over once again, but we all had a great time. To see photos of some of our activities click on Summer Program 2006

For those interested in next summer’s internship click here.

 

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