British member of parliament to visit campus

March 19, 2009

British member of parliament (an MP) George Galloway will be visiting Penn State to give a keynote speech at 7 p.m. Wednesday March 25. in the HUB Alumni Hall on the University Park campus. MP Galloway is a well known political commentator, known for his condemnation of the near genocidal Iraq sanctions, the Iraq War, and others.

He recently led a convoy of aid and supplies from the U.K. to Gaza after Israel's 22 day bombardment. The week of Galloway's visit will mark the sixth anniversary of the Iraq invasion. MP Galloway also will discuss the increase in troops to Afghanistan and the ongoing tragedy of Gaza. The visit is co-sponsored with the State College Peace Center Students for Justice in Palestine-Penn State. For additional information, go to www.clubs.psu.edu/up/sjp

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