LEPOCO held its annual dinner, celebrating 51 years of working for peace & justice, on March 18, 2017 with featured speaker Michael McPhearson: National Executive Director, Veterans for Peace; Veteran of Gulf War I; Has held leadership roles in United for Peace & Justice, The Don’t Shoot Coalition in St. Louis, and People’s Organization for Progress, Newark, NJ; honored peace movement leader, facilitator & organizer.
McPhearson spoke on “Organizing, Resistance & Triumph: This Is Our Time.” Please click HERE to read his speech.
The annual dinner is an event that occurs every year, as a time for LEPOCO members to gather and renew their commitment for peace and justice while enjoying each others’ company.
These photos are from 2017’s Annual dinner, March 18, 2017!
Be sure to check out the 50th Anniversary Slide Show that accompanied last year’s (2016) event, when we celebrated 50 years of working for Peace!