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BY staff | Tampa, FL | 6/29/14
Activists from the Tampa Bay area organized a protest on June 27 in response to a U.S. intervention in Iraq. It was an emergency action in response to President Obama’s sending military advisors to Iraq, and the flying of U.S. drones over Baghdad.
BY staff | Miami, FL | 6/23/14
Over two dozen activists gathered at the Torch of Friendship in downtown here, June 21, to rally against U.S. intervention in Iraq.
BY Chris Manor | Provo, UT | 6/19/14
Facing disaster in Iraq, President Obama addressed the rapidly developing conflict in a June 19 address. President Obama claimed, “American troops are not going to be fighting in Iraq again.” However, in the next breath Obama also laid out his plans to expand U.S. intervention.
BY Tom Burke | Chicago, IL | 6/14/14
With sectarian militants seizing cities and towns across northern Iraq and threatening war on Bagdad, President Obama announced on June 13, “We will not be sending US troops back into combat in Iraq, but I have asked my national security team to prepare a range of other options.” In response, antiwar leaders in the US are speaking out against US intervention and mobilizing people to protest US war moves.
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 Brad Sigal | St. Paul, MN | 9/12/08
On the final day of the Republican National Convention, Sept. 4, over 1000 protesters took to the streets to deliver a strong anti-war message while John McCain was speaking.
BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | St. Paul, MN | 8/31/08
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following greeting from Freedom Road Socialist Organization to demonstrators at the Republican National Convention.
BY staff | St. Paul, MN | 1/05/08
Organizers of the massive anti-war demonstration planned for the opening day of the Republican National Convention have won an important victory - permits have been secured for the Minnesota State Capitol building and grounds.
BY Kosta Harlan | Smithfield, NC | 11/04/07
Around 250 demonstrators rallied here, Oct. 27, to protest the war in Iraq and demand an end to the ‘torture taxi service’ run by Aero Contractors out of the Johnston County airport.
BY Mick Kelly | Saint Paul, MN | 6/08/07
Local leaders of the Twin Cites peace and justice movement announced their planned march route here at a June 7 press conference.
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