While President Obama is busy escalating
U.S. involvement in Afghanistan, some Portlanders are taking it into their own hands to protest
the troop surge.
Next week they'll get a lift from a documentary film swinging through town that urges Americans to rethink the war.
is showing at the Clinton Street Theater on Thursday, Jan. 14 at 7 pm. The film by the nonprofit Brave New Foundation is billed as an exploration of the issues surrounding the Afghan war.
The screening will be followed by a conversation with director Robert Greenwald
. Tickets will be on sale at the door for $10.