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BY staff | Chicago, IL | 5/14/12
On Sunday, May 20, students throughout the country will come together in Chicago to join the student contingent in opposition to the NATO summit and demand money for education, not for war.
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 | Stamford, CT | 3/29/12
Over 500 people gathered here, March 23-25, for a conference of the United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC).
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 | 1/18/12
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following joint statement from the Coalition Against NATO/G8 War & Poverty Agenda (CANG8) and Occupy Chicago on the Jan. 18 vote by the Chicago City Council.
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.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 12/15/11
NATO and the G8 will meet in Chicago in five months. A broad coalition of groups, including Occupy Chicago, is supporting a call for permits to march when all the heads of state are in town.
BY staff | Chicago. IL | 12/13/11
After months of avoiding organizers planning the protests against the NATO and G8 Summit next spring, Mayor Rahm Emanuel finally got an earful Dec. 13.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 12/09/11
The City of Chicago will host the NATO/G8 Summits in May, 2012. We need the largest, most powerful protests against their wars and impoverishment of people. The Coalition Against NATO/G8 War & Poverty Agenda (CANG8) has already made plans for two permitted, family friendly rallies and marches, May 15th and 19th.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 10/26/11
The Occupy Chicago movement and the Coalition Against NATO/G8 War & Poverty Agenda (CANG8) came together 150 strong, Oct. 26, to defend the right to protest against war and corporate greed.
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