BY staff | Miami, FL | 12/11/13
On Dec. 7, about 20 anti-war activists attended a workshop entitled, “So, You Think You Can Organize?” that was put on by People’s Opposition to War, Imperialism, and Racism (POWIR). The event took place at in the Graham Center at Florida International University and included presentations by organizers in POWIR, Students for a Democratic Society and Freedom Road Socialist Organization (FRSO).
BY Jess Sundin | Minneapolis, MN | 12/09/13
40 protesters gathered to mark International Human Rights Day at the corner of Franklin and Nicollet Avenues, Dec. 7.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 11/20/13
On Nov. 20 the U.S. and Afghan governments announced that final language had been agreed to for a Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) that would have U.S. troops staying in Afghanistan until at least 2024.
BY staff | Washington DC | 11/18/13
400 people gathered at an international summit in Washington D.C. to oppose the use of drones by the U.S. government.
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 10/29/13
More than 20 war veterans and community allies from the North Florida area gathered outside of Jacksonville's Naval Air Station (NAS) to protest a new drone operations base run by the Pentagon. The protest, organized by Occupy Jacksonville and Vietnam Veterans Against the War (VVAW), drew supporters from as far away as Gainesville and Pensacola.
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 10/15/13
On Oct. 13, 40 people held a “Rally for Peace in Syria” at Saint Ephrem Syriac Catholic Church in Jacksonville.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 10/15/13
50 people gathered in Chicago’s Federal Plaza Oct. 13 joining thousands rallying around the world in an international day of solidarity with the people of Syria. Syrians stood together with anti-war activists to tell the U.S., “No war on Syria!”
BY staff | Hollywood, FL | 10/11/13
A group of anti-war activists gathered downtown here, to mark 12 years of U.S. war and occupation in Afghanistan.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 10/07/13
To mark 12 years since the start of the U.S. war in Afghanistan, 50 people joined a Minneapolis anti-war protest on Oct. 5.
BY Joe Iosbaker | Chicago | 10/01/13
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following speech given by Joe Iosbaker to the Sept. 29 Chicago conference against drone warfare. I