BY Tom Burke | Grand Rapids, MI | 2/20/14
More than a dozen protesters circled outside of the well-funded Acton Institute in downtown Grand Rapids on Feb. 18 chanting, “No to Prince, yes to peace, U.S. out of the Middle East!”
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 2/17/14
On, Feb. 16, Women Against Military Madness (WAMM) organized an event for Mother Agnes-Mariam of the Cross, the Mother Superior at the Monastery and Convent of Saint James in Qara, Syria, to speak via Skype to a packed room at the 4200 Cedar Community Center here.
BY Meredith Aby-Keirstead | Minneapolis, MN | 2/12/14
Activists from the MN Anti-War Committee, Students for a Democratic Society at the U of MN, Women Against Military Madness, Veterans for Peace, and the Coalition for Palestinian Rights protested the impact of the U.S. use of drones around the world, Feb.11, at the University of Minnesota Law School.
BY Tom Burke | Grand Rapids, MI | 2/07/14
Deb Van Poolen appeared at the 61st District Court Feb. 7, to face charges for confronting U.S. war criminal General David Petraeus.
BY staff | Saint Paul, MN | 1/26/14
Activists from the anti-war and the Palestine solidarity movement gathered here, Jan. 24 to demand the release of all Palestinian political prisoners and an end to Palestinian Authority (PA) security cooperation with Israeli occupation forces.
BY staff | Washington, D.C. | 12/26/13
According to widespread media reports, the U.S. is sending Hellfire missiles and surveillance drones to the government of Iraq.
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.