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Chicago continues protests against U.S. war on Syria

By staff |
July 3, 2013
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Dr. Matar speaking at Chicago protest.
Dr. Matar speaking at Chicago protest. (Fight Back! News/Holly Kent-Payne)

Chicago, IL - Dr. Matar speaks for the Syrian American Forum July 2, as people gathered here, for a third week in a row of protests, to say, “Hands off Syria! No new wars!”

The Anti-War Committee-Chicago (AWC), the A.N.S.W.E.R. Coalition, the March 19th Coalition and the Syrian American Forum are organizing the rallies. Kait McIntyre of AWC announced that this week and again next, “Chicago’s protests are part of a national coordinated effort called by the United National Antiwar Coalition, A.N.S.W.E.R., United for Peace and Justice and over a hundred other groups.”