Tuesday, February 28, 2012

ForwardSTL News and Events for Wednesday, Feb. 29

Upcoming events from the ForwardSTL Calendar (go to the calendar for more details for each event):

Wednesday, February 29
Conservation Lobby Day 2012
PROMO Equality Day 2012
Shut Down the Corporations - Peabody Coal Edition
Pride St. Louis Presents 3rd Annual Pride Idol Karaoke Competition
Thursday, March 1
» 8:00pm
Pride St. Louis Presents 3rd Annual Pride Idol Karaoke Competition
Benefit Concert for Occupy The MidWest at the Jefferson Warehouse
Friday, March 2
Storytelling: Elephant Mania
2nd Annual Phil Ochs Tribute
Saturday, March 3
Streetcar Stops
Raced: Racial Identity from the Civil War to Now-4 part class
Family Film Day: Horton Hears a Who!
"Protecting your child from harmful influences"
FestivAle, Benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
3rd Annual Trivia Night
Charlie King and Karen Brandow Concert and Silent Auction for the Peace Economy Project
Sunday, March 4
» 1:30am
Live Green or Die: Water Food and Energy for Missouri's Future
Candlelight Vigil for Peace

News and Opinion (click through the link at ForwardSTL for the full stories):

Hundreds flock to capital for first-day filing, including crowd of Democrats for lieutenant governor | St. Louis Beacon

Lewis Reed to the Rescue | SLM Daily

Bailout Binging Bainster TV Ad | Show Me Progress

Filing started today | MO Progressive Candidate Recruitment Project

Carnahan will challenge Clay for Congress | St. Louis Public Radio

Clay Endorsed by Slay, Dooley

Q&A with Obama's accompanist on the Affordable Care Act

Roy Blunt should listen to George Will | Show Me Progress

The New Emerald Van Has Been Released | Punching Kitty

Firewall between Super PAC and campaign? Hah! | Occasional Planet

To understand American politics, understand the halo effect | Dangerous Intersection

William Lacy Clay Shares "Most Liberal" Ranking | Daily RFT

Mild Winter Spells Problems for Farmers | CBS Local

WikiLeaks publishes stolen emails from intelligence firm and think tank Stratfor | Examiner

Chaz Bono to speak at Northwest Missouri State | KSDK

Should we be providing needles for drug users? Controversy follows program at Bethany Place | BND

Republicans may lose the war on women’s bodies | Occasional Planet

Washington University plans $80 million Loop rehab project | St. Louis Business Journal

Editorial: Missouri needs to make education its top priority | St. Louis Post-Dispatch

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1 comment:

  1. Hi, so the organization I'm a president of is having a demonstration and march for action on the issue of climate change on April 15th. It will be downtown from 11th and Market to the Arch Grounds. My email is hapthacher@gmail.com if you would like more details.