BY Austin Jensen | Saint Paul, MN | 10/10/15
On Oct. 7 about 100 activists from local peace groups held a special protest vigil on the Lake Street/Marshall Avenue bridge between Minneapolis and Saint Paul under the demand, "say no to endless war!" to mark 14 years of endless U.S. military presence in Afghanistan.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 10/08/15
Chicago supporters of Rasmea Odeh, a nationally known leader of the Palestinian community, are organizing in a big way to get people to her Oct. 14 appeal hearing in Cincinnati, Ohio.
BY Fernando Figueroa | Jacksonville, Florida | 10/07/15
About 25 people gathered in front of the Florida Times Union Center for the Performing Arts on Oct. 5 to protest the visit of Ehud Barak, former Prime Minister of Israel. Barak is a war criminal responsible for the deaths of thousands of Palestinians.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 10/04/15
To mark 14 years of endless war, Minneapolis and Saint Paul area peace groups will hold events on Oct. 7.
BY Kent Mori | Minneapolis | 10/02/15
Minneapolis, MN - Dear Gaza, an open air concert and block party drew hundreds of people here, , Sept. 26, and raised $20,000 in medical relief for Gaza.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 9/14/15
Chicago, IL - When the people of Ferguson rose up last August, an act of international solidarity took place that the world is still talking about. Less than one week after the killing of Mike Brown, Palestinian activists resisting the Israeli war on Gaza tweeted advice on dealing with tear gas to Black protesters in the suburb of Saint Louis.
BY staff | Tucson, AZ | 9/14/15
Tucson, AZ – Members of the Tucson Anti-War Committee are preparing for an historic action in Colorado to demand the release of Colombian revolutionary Simon Trinidad. Trinidad, a member of the FARC, is in solitary confinement at a federal Supermax prison infamously known as the “Guantanamo of the Rockies.”
BY Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine | Palestine | 9/12/15
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP).
BY staff | San José, CA | 9/12/15
On Sept. 10, supporters of Rasmea Odeh held signs and passed out hundreds of flyers in front of the Martin Luther King Jr. main library here.
BY Fabian Van Onzin | Houston, TX | 9/12/15
Activists organized a number of activities to show solidarity with Rasmea Odeh, the unjustly convicted Palestinian activist.