Emma Watson on HeforShe at the UN; Smedley Butler on "War is Hell"; Chris Lyng of Maximum Ames; & Zach Dean on the Orpheum

  • Fri
    Sep 26
    1:00 pm -
    3:00 pm
  • Sun
    Sep 28
    10:00 pm -
    12:00 am

Emma WatsonActor Emma Watson addresses the UN in an impassioned plea for worldwise gender equality and feminism ideals with the HeforShe.com organization.

Major General Smedley Darlington Butler, the most highly decorated Marine in history who spent 33 years in service, wrote a book in 1935 called WAR IS A RACKET, bemoaning the role of Big Business, Wall Street and Coporations in profit-making. He fought in the Banana Wars in Central America, ostensibly fought to protect American companies in those regions, i.e. national interests. He fought in Panama, Honduras, Nicaragua, Haiti, Cuba, Mexico, the Philippines and later China.