BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | United States | 9/22/11
On Sept. 24, 2010 the FBI launched a series of coordinated raids against anti-war and international solidarity activists in the Midwest. More than 70 agents of the FBI, ATF and Joint Terrorism Task Force were involved. Also raided that day was the office of the Twin Cities Anti-War Committee. In concert with the raids, the FBI made attempts to intimidate activists in California, North Carolina and Wisconsin.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 7/11/11
Cynthia McKinney, former six-term member of the House of Representatives, and Sara Flounders, co-director of the International Action Center, spoke to a packed room of over 60 supporters, July 9, at the Plymouth Congregational Church.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 6/22/11
Responding to President Obama’s June 22 national televised speech on Afghanistan, Meredith Aby of the Twin Cites based Anti War Committee stated, “The U.S. needs to get out of Afghanistan now.”
BY Staff | Saint Paul, MN | 6/07/11
The case of Mick Kelly, whose lawyers filed the first lawsuit resulting from police violence at the 2008 Republican National Convention on his behalf, was resolved in a settlement conference at the U.S. Courthouse here.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 5/18/11
People crowded into the Anti-War Committee office May 18 when the Committee to Stop FBI Repression (CSFR) revealed a cache of FBI papers left behind after a raid on an apartment in September 2010
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 4/27/11
Peace groups in the Twin Cities organized a special demonstration at the weekly Wednesday vigil at the Lake Street-Marshall Avenue Bridge, April 27, to oppose the ongoing and escalating U.S. and NATO intervention into Libya.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 4/02/11
On one of the first warm spring afternoons here, over 50 people joined an anti-war protest on April 2 to demonstrate against the U.S. war on Libya.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 3/21/11
About 75 protesters demanding an end to the U.S.-led war on Libya gathered at the Federal Building here, March 21.
BY Staff | St. Paul, MN | 3/21/11
More than 600 people marched and rallied here, March 19, calling for an end to the U.S. war in Afghanistan and an end to the continued U.S. occupation of Iraq.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 3/14/11
More than 50 people came together here March 8 to celebrate International Women’s Day. The event was sponsored by Freedom Road Socialist Organization and featured women who are in the forefront of the fight against repression and reaction.