A Tribute to Dorli Rainey

Courage & Grace Under Fire

Just three months later, she’s already joking with students how being pepper-sprayed is a great way to get on a diet: “I’ve lost 20 pounds since that day … I have trouble breathing … I don’t have the ability to taste food.”
Dorli Rainey Portrait

Posed in wenatcheeworld.com By Anna Lopez  Features Assistant

Friday, January 27, 2012

WENATCHEE — Dorli Rainey, a longtime peace and social activist, will lead a non-violence training for the local Occupy Wenatchee at 2 p.m. Saturday at The Cascade Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1550 Sunset Highway.

The 85-year-old Rainey was in the national and international news when she was pepper sprayed in Seattle during Occupy demonstrations.

The training is sponsored by the fellowship and Occupy Wenatchee.

The public is invited to participate in the training.

For more information, call the fellowship at 886-4023 or Sharon Petit at 884-6773.

January 28th, 2012

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