Protest

Groups protest the "Secure Communities" program

Protesting at the RI Attorney General's office due to his announced intention to sign the state up for the "Secure Communities" program.

Money for Jobs not for War

Monday, October 25, 2010 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

When President Obama comes to Providence, let him know that people in RI want to end the wars and occupations, protect civil liberties, and money for jobs not war.  The event is at the Convention Center in downtown Providence.

End the Occupations of Iraq and

Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm

End War

Demonstation to end US wars and occupations.

Even as combat troops are pulled out of Iraq, 50,000 troops remain along with a surge in private contractors (75,000 and counting), along with numerous military bases.  It is time to end the occupation.  And time to end the occupation of Afghanistan.  Time to end the drone attacks in Pakestan, Yemen and Somalia.  Time to end the funding of Israel's occupation of Palestine.  Bring all the troops home and stop funding wars and occupations.  Demonstration and street theater. 

18th year of nonviolent protest against Chicago's Air & Water Show

Saturday, August 14, 2010 - 9:00am - Sunday, August 15, 2010 - 4:00pm

Join the 18th year of nonviolent protest against
Chicago's Air & Water Show

9:00am-4:00pm
Saturday-Sunday, August 14-15, 2010

We will gather at the east end of the pedestrian bridge which crosses Lake Shore Drive about two blocks north of North Avenue. (see attached map)

Protest BP’s Disaster in the Gulf

Tuesday, July 6, 2010 - 4:30pm

Not only is BP destroying the Gulf, but it's transporting dirty tar sands for refining on the shores of Lake Michigan as well. What happened?  How did BP shift from being the "cleaner" of the energy companies, to *this*?
It's time we start asking the hard questions and demanding real answers:
* Why were federal regulations ignored? And who in government allowed this?

flags at g20

Bringing the voices of the six billion people of the world to the G20 nations meeting in Pittsburgh in 2009.

Protest the Caterpillar Shareholders Meeting in Chicago

Wednesday, June 9, 2010 - 12:30pm - 3:30pm

 
Midwest Regional Action to support BDS
  
We're planning something big for this year's shareholder meeting, and need your support at the protest! If you travel for one BDS event this year, consider making it the Caterpillar shareholder meeting in Chicago!

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Protesters stand in silent witness on Elm Street, Greensboro.

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AFSC-organized march for immigration reform in Greensboro, Winter 2010.

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