A few days ago, we made an urgent appeal asking for funds. We need to raise $50,000 as seed money for the September 24 mass mobilization. Many people have responded but we are not there yet. In the last few days we have received significant media coverage (see below) and we now have more than 3,300 endorsers.
Washington DC Press Conference Announces Plans for September 24 Mass March in Washington DC See below for video, press coverage & photos Today (Wednesday, June 1), a diverse group of antiwar, civil rights, religious and community leaders held a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington DC to announce plans for the September 24, 2005, Mass March in Washington DC announced on May 12 by the A.
Call to Action Monday, June 13 National Day of Action No Asylum for Luis Posada Carriles Extradite him to Venezuela End the 45-Year U.S. War Against Cuba Regional demonstration in El Paso, TX outside of Posada's immigration hearing Locally coordinated protests in cities and towns across the country On April 12 Luis Posada Carriles, the notorious anti-Cuba terrorist and killer, appealed for asylum in the United States through his attorneys in Miami.
Momentum Builds for Sept. 24 Mass March in Washington DC The importance of the mass antiwar protests being organized on September 24 is driven home by two major new stories appearing today (May 19). A front-page article in the New York Times , headlined "Generals Offer a Sober Outlook on Iraqi War" , is further confirmation of what has become crystal clear over the past month: The U.
Demonstration STOP the right wing attack on CUBA Friday, May 20 Gather at 10:30 am Cuban Interests Section (on the front sidewalk) 2630 16th Street, NW Say no to terrorist attacks against Cuba & the Bush administration's threats On Friday, May 20 the right wing Cuban American community plans to protest in front of the Cuban Interests Section in Washington DC.
News flash: Luis Posada Carriles has been arrested Urgent Action Needed: Demand Posada's Extradition to Venezuela June 13 National Day of Action: Extradite Luis Posada Carriles to Venezuela About 3:30 pm ET today, Luis Posada Carriles was detained by customs and immigration police, according to a live report from Andres Gomez of the Antonio Maceo Brigade in Miami.
Endorse Sept. 24 Build for United Mass AntiWar Action More than 600 endorsers have signed on to the September 24 mobilization in Washington DC, with coordinated actions to take place in San Francisco and Los Angeles.
The Fight for Free Speech in Central Park Lawsuit update Faced with a federal lawsuit that originally exposed and is seeking to prevent the City of New York’s plans to privatize Central Park and banish mass assembly protest from Manhattan, the City is speedily moving to cover its tracks and push through "new regulations.
From the Coalition to Defend the Haitian Flag Correction on details for May 18 demonstration Wednesday, May 18, 2005 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. On May 18th, 2005, our nation's flag is hostage. Demonstration: Eastern Parkway & Franklin to Vanderbilt & St Marks in Brooklyn, New York 3 pm - 6 pm: Assemble at Wilson Desir’s Office, corner of Eastern Parkway & Franklin Avenue 6 pm - 6:30 pm: March down Eastern Pkway to Haitian Times Office, corner of Vanderbilt Avenue & St.
Below is a report on the press conference that the A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition organized announcing that more than 20,000 letters have been sent to Bush and Congress. The press conference received a great deal of media coverage.