USA - Anti War Rally at White House December 12
Unity Among Peace Movement Groups against Obama War Escalation
Warning of Reprisals to Troop Surge
Over 100 leading peace activists have announced an ‘Emergency Anti-Escalation Rally’ at the White House on December 12, to reject President Obama’s planned military escalation in Afghanistan. The rally is organized by End US Wars, a newly formed coalition of national and grass-roots antiwar organizations, with endorsements from leading peace leaders.
protests will intensify against U.S. war involvement in Afghanistan, Iraq and any other countries.
Speakers include: Cynthia McKinney, Sen. Mike Gravel, Kathy Kelly, Chris Hedges, David Swanson, Phyllis Bennis, Rev. Graylan Hagler, Coy McKinney, Debra Sweet, Brian Becker, Mathis Chiroux, Lynne Williams, Hon. Betty Hall, Elaine Brower, Marian Douglas, Michael Knox, Ralph Lopez, Ron Fisher, and statements from Col. Ann Wright, Stephen Zunes and Granny D (turning 100).
email@example.com or visit www.enduswars.org. For press inquiries, phone: 207-604-8988.
The "War on Terror" has caused the death of nearly a million people worldwide.
Important G8 Governments and the NATO prefer military solutions.
217 major peace and civil rights organisations in the USA call for an immediate end to war
and the investigation and prosecution of government officials who have participated in war crimes.
The petition is supported by a group of members of the US-Congress.
There is widespread contamination with cancer-causing depleted uranium munitions
in Afghanistan and Iraq causing dramatically rising birth deformities.
Thousand organisations and international personalities in all fields including
politicians and high-ranking military veterans call for an end of war, an end of torture,
and for a new investigation of the events of September 11, 2001
Japan's ruling party, who won the elections this August has questioned 9/11 last year
several times in parliament. They demand to end the war in Afghanistan and Iraq
Many politicians including former heads of government, Ministers, US-Senators
and US-Congressmen and parliamentarians have questioned September 11
Many of them demand new investigations.
57 of them have now signed the new petition "Political Leaders for 9/11 Truth"
World March for Peace and Nonviolence demands nuclear disarmament;
withdrawal of invading troops from occupied territories; proportional reduction
of conventional weapons; non-aggression treaties between countries; renunciation
of the use of war as a means to resolve conflicts. Supporters: International Organisations,
Evo Morales, Isabel Allende, Jimmy Carter, Yoko Ono, Lou Reed, Noam Chomsky,
Pete Seeger, Dennis Kucinich, Tony Benn, Daniel Berrigan, Jean Ziegler and many more.
Including many supporters of the demands for a new 9/11 investigation.