News from Senator Mike Gravel

A Political Odyssey

July 7, 2008

Join Senator Gravel and writer Joe Lauria this week as they discusstheir new book, A Political Odyssey: The Rise of Militarism in theUnited States and One Man's Fight to Stop It.  Events are scheduled in bothgreater Washington, DC and New York City.  Each talk will be followedby questions from the audience and time to sign books. 

If you haven't picked up a copy yet, head over to Seven Stories Press and order one.  Chances are it'll be the best book you'll read all summer.  Equal parts biography of Mike and history, tracing the evolution and rise of the military-industrial-complex, the book shows Mike to be like his hero, George Washington--an ordinary man who did the extraordinary.
Monday July 7
6:30 - 8:00 pm EST

Busboys and Poets (in the Langston Room)
2021 14th St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday July 8
7:00 - 8:30 pm EST

Busboys and Poets
4251 S. Campbell Ave
Arlington, VA 22209

Wednesday July 9
7:00 pm EST

Barnes & Noble
82nd and Broadway
Upper West Side, NY

Also,in case you haven't seen Mike's updated take on the Declaration ofIndependence, take a look.