The Local Nakba Committee and the Palestine Right to Return Coalition Present Nakba-60, Palestine Peace and Solidarity Festival MAY 10TH 2008, 12-6pm CIVIC CENTER, SAN FRANCISCO We invite you to commemorate 60 years of struggle and resistance on the anniversary of the Palestinian Nakba, Arabic for "catastrophe" and marks the expulsion, dispossession and ethnic cleansing of the Palestinian people.
Sixth International Al-Awda Convention May 16-May 18, 2008 in Anaheim, California We repost the following press release from Al-Awda, the Palestinian Right to Return Coalition. More information is available at http://al-awda.
Endorsing Organizations for the September 6-9 Seattle protests against the KORUS Free Trade Agreement Local: A. Philip Randolph Institute (Seattle Chapter), African Youth United, American Friends Service Committee (Seattle), Anakbayan Seattle, Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (AFL-CIO, Seattle Chapter), BAYAN USA NW, Comité Pro-Amnistía y Justicia Social, Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador (CISPES)-Seattle, Community Alliance for Global Justice, Community to Community, Concerned Womyn for Human Rights in the Philippines, Jobs with Justice (WA State), National Asian Pacific Women's Forum, Legacy of Equality, Leadership, and Organizing (LELO), Philippine-US Solidarity Organization, Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste (PCUN), Reclaim the Media, Seattle International Human Rights Coalition, Seattle Young People’s Project, Washington Fair Trade Coalition National and International: Act Now to Stop War and End Racism Coalition (A.
Important Update on August 12 - Now a Global Day of Action Stop the Attacks on Lebanon and Palestine "From Michigan, people are preparing to march on Washington DC in large numbers this Saturday, August 12.
This Week's New York City Events and Outreach Plan Protest Against U.S.-Israeli Aggression! Say "No!" to the Minutemen! To volunteer with ANSWER and help build the August 12 March on Washington, click here or call 212-694-8720! Click here to BUY BUS TICKETS FROM NYC to Washington! This week the ANSWER Coalition is participating in or organizing the following activities: Outreach in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn July 25, Tuesday 5-7pm Meet at the Bay Ridge stop on the R train (4th Ave.
August 12th National March on Washington: Buses from around the country coming to DC! Permits obtained for August 12 emergency national march on the White House! Hundreds of new endorsers as momentum builds for August 12! Buses coming to DC from New York, Miami, Chicago, and throughout the country Endorse the Call to Action (see below) Please make an urgently needed donation today Permits have been obtained for Lafayette Park directly in front of the White House for the opening rally of the mass demonstration in Washington DC on August 12.
Monday, August 29 , NYC demonstration National Day of Action Extradite Luis Posada Carriles to Venezuela! No asylum for Posada! Free the Cuban Five! Who is Luis Posada Carriles? Locally coordinated protests in cities and towns across the country Regional demonstration in El Paso, TX outside of Posada's trial Download the English flyer Download the Spanish flyer How you can get involved New York City: Gather at 5:00 pm 26 Federal Plaza (Broadway bet.
New York Citywide Rally: Bring the Troops Home Now! The A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition endorses and is mobilizing for a citywide antiwar rally, this Sunday, July 31, at 2pm in Marcus Garvey Park. The demonstration was initiated by the Troops Out Now Coalition and the Harlem Tenants Council.