War is a Racket Performance and Discussion at the Fletcher Free Library, May 25 at 6pm

A lively and engaging reenactment of the prescient words of Major General Smedley Butler, War is a Racket is a one person show based on General Butler’s incisive book of the same name that outlined the military industrial complex two decades before Eisehower’s famous Cross of Iron speech.

The performance of War is a Racket 2016 is a one person show by the performance poet,artist, and Navy veteran Namaya.  The one hour performance will be followed by an open discussion.   Suggested donation of $10 [email protected]. Join Veterans for Peace, and the Peace & Justice Center on Wednesday, May 25 at 6pm for this performance that connects this classic work with the militarism of corporate and political leadership in contemporary America.