Christine Lahti

Overview

Christine Lahti born Birmingham, MI April 4, 1950. Actress and film producer. Spoke out against nuclear weapons, 1986; portrayed Vietnam War napalm protestor/fugitive in Running On Empty, 1988. Actively opposed Iraq War in Lysistrata Project, 2003; sent pink slip to White House, 2003; participated in Julia Ward Howe's Mother's Day against war, 2009.

Quotations

"Cindy Sheehan is my hero. She is the hero of all Americans who make up the 62% of us who oppose this war." (Huffington Post, August 11, 2005; photo Wikipedia)