U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich will head to Thurston County in February to speak about the cost of wars.
The Olympia Fellowship of Reconciliation and local Veterans for Peace, Rachel Corrie chapter, are sponsoring “The True Cost of War” at 3 p.m. Feb. 21 at Capitol Theater, 206 Fifth Ave., Olympia.
Kucinich ran for president twice as a Democrat from Ohio and has advocated ending U.S. military involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan. Donations of $5 to $15 will be suggested at the door.
The Western Washington Fellowship of Reconciliation has a “Bring Our Billion$ Home” campaign that is pushing for reduced military spending.
For more information about the event, contact Glen Anderson at 360-491-9093 or firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.olympiafor.org.