Anti-war activist and author David Swanson will speak and lead a discussion called "Lifting the Shadow of War" at two events this weekend in Beaufort County.
Swanson is scheduled to speak and sign his books at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Hilton Head Island library and at 10 a.m. Sunday at Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Lowcountry in Bluffton.
Swanson's books include "War is a Lie." He served as press secretary for David Kucinich's 2004 presidential campaign and has served as communications coordinator for ACORN. He blogs at davidswanson.org and warisacrime.org.
Admission is free. Details: Hilton Head for Peace, 603-264-6102.