BY Staff | Syria | 1/04/13
U.S. troops arrived in Turkey, Jan. 4, where they will be a part of the NATO force running six Patriot missiles near the border with Syria.
BY United National Antiwar Coalition | United States | 12/26/12
The United States and other western powers are intervening on a large scale in Syria with the aim of overthrowing Syria’s progressive government. Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the United National Antiwar Coalition.
BY Staff | Los Angeles, CA | 7/04/12
Several hundred people joined a spirited rally at the Westwood Federal Building, June 30, to demand “No U.S./NATO wars on Syria or Iran.”
BY Staff | Chicago, IL | 6/27/12
“Not another Libya! Hands off Syria!” chanted the crowd as they picketed against war June 26.
BY Tom Burke | Grand Rapids, MI | 5/01/12
Anti-war activists held a May Day rally against the U.S.-led NATO war in Afghanistan.
BY Staff | Chicago, IL | 4/13/12
The Mental Health Movement is fighting Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plans to close six clinics this month.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 4/08/12
Speaking to a standing room only crowd at May Day Book Store, April 7, leaders of the Twin Cities anti-war movement denounced NATO as an aggressive alliance of western imperialism and urged listeners to join them the massive protest planned for the NATO Summit.
BY Staff | Chicago, IL | 4/07/12
Once again bowing to public pressure, on April 4 the city of Chicago granted permits for a rally and march against the NATO summit planned here in May.
BY Staff | Chicago, IL | 3/05/12
The White House announced, today, March 5, that the G8 summit, scheduled for Chicago on May 19-20, will be moved to Camp David, although the NATO summit will still take place in Chicago. Joe Iosbaker, an organizer of the protest stated, “We are going to march on the warmaker’s summit. They are changing their plans, but we will not change our plan to oppose those who are waging wars on abroad, while impoverishing us at home.”
BY Staff | Chicago, IL | 1/12/12
In a surprise move Jan. 12, the City of Chicago granted permits to the Coalition Against NATO/G8 War and Poverty Agenda (CANG8) for a rally and march on May 19. CANG8 is mobilizing against the summits of NATO and the G8 occurring in Chicago that weekend.