As a result of a concerted organizing effort, the Pittsburgh Sanctuary City Coalition, of which the ANSWER Coalition is a member, won a city council hearing on the issue of declaring Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, a sanctuary city, with the additional codified protections for immigrants that brings.
President Lula is innocent. For over three years, Lula has been subject to a politically motivated investigation.
Between June 16 and June 21, the Asia-Wide Campaign (AWC) hosted a representative from the ANSWER Coalition, Curry Malott, to speak at rallies and serve as the keynote speaker at public forums in southwestern Japan.
The Stop THAAD in Korea and Militarism in Asia and the Pacific (STIK) and the Channing and Popai Liem Education Foundation are sponsoring a solidarity peace delegation to South Korea, July 23-28, and are collecting endorsements on an official statement. (Deadline: July 19)
Video from The Peace Report featuring ANSWER Coalition National Coordinator Brian Becker speaking at the United National Antiwar Coalition conference in Richmond, Virginia.
"Just three weeks ago the U.S. carried out a nuclear bomb-dropping drill that simulated the nuclear destruction of North Korea. Nobody called that provocative."
As the U.S. imperialist project in Syria — with the Trump regime at its helm — is close to being defeated by the Syrian government and its allies, there is a greater possibility for reckless military provocations in a last desperate attempt to turn back the course of defeat.
On June 18, U.S. forces shot down a Syrian Su-22 Air Force jet carrying out attacks on Islamic State positions in Rasafa. This is another blatant violation of Syrian sovereignty and international law.
ANSWER Coalition joins LGBTQ Pride events across the country, helps spread the word about the People's Congress of Resistance
The ANSWER Coalition and the People's Congress of Resistance participated in Pride marches in cities across the country to fight for LGBTQ rights and build the resistance to the Trump agenda.
The ANSWER Coalition joins the tens of millions of people across the country who are horrified and furious at the healthcare bill introduced June 22 by Senate Republicans.