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BY staff | Chicago, IL | 5/03/16
The Boeing Company held its annual stockholders meeting in Chicago, May 2. Members of the Anti-War Committee-Chicago (AWC) had submitted a resolution calling for the corporation to prepare a report detailing its arms sales to Israel.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 2/26/16
Several members of the Anti-War Committee (AWC) of Chicago purchased shares in the Boeing Company in order to bring a resolution before the stockholders. According to Richard Berg, who submitted the resolution, “The Boeing board refused to submit our resolution to the stockholders, saying it interfered with the regular business of the company.” On Feb. 5, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) overruled the directors.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 4/27/15
40 people gathered in Millennium Park here, April 25, to protest the U.S./Saudi bombing of Yemen.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 3/18/15
Last week, President Barack Obama issued a new Executive Order declaring a national emergency in response to the “extraordinary threat to the national security” posed to the U.S. by Venezuela. What did Venezuela do? They stopped a U.S.-backed plot to overthrow their government. Progressive forces across the U.S. and around the world have come out to condemn the move by the White House.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 3/16/15
In response to new U.S. government moves against Venezuela, anti-war activists are speaking out against Washington’s actions and threats.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 8/22/14
150 protesters confronted the Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago as it rallied in support of the murderous Israeli war on Gaza, Aug. 21.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 8/05/14
Anti-war activist Kait McIntyre appeared in Cook County Judicial Circuit court on the morning of Aug. 1. McIntyre was one of five activists arrested in a civil disobedience protest action July 16 to oppose Boeing Company providing weapons to Israel for the siege on Gaza.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 7/30/14
A die-in was held inside Chicago City Hall, July 30, to demand Boeing Company be dropped as a sponsor for the summer Air and Water Show next month. 40 protesters dropped to the floor, holding signs with the names of the dead in Gaza from Israel’s three week long war.
BY Anti-War Committee - Chicago | Chicago, IL | 7/17/14
Fight Back News Service is posting this statement from the Anti-War Committee - Chicago condemning Boeing Company for manufacturing weapons for targeted deaths of civilians in the Israeli siege of Gaza.
BY Joe Iosbaker | Chicago, IL | 6/22/14
150 people protested President Obama’s threat of a new war on Iraq. Called by the ANSWER Coalition, and involving a number of other groups, including the Anti-War Committee-Chicago, the June 20 protest showed that there is a lot of opposition to U.S. plans.
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