Kansas City AFSC staff, members of the AFSC Area Program Committee and volunteers participated in the June 4th “Rally for Bradley” and a march and vigil in Leavenworth, KS near the Military Prison where Bradley Manning is being held.
The event was the first large public rally since Bradley Manning was transferred to Fort Leavenworth in April 2011.
Friday, March 4, 2011 - 7:30pm - Saturday, March 5, 2011 - 3:30pm
Annual conference, youth retreat, and march/rally on Building a Culture of Peace and Nonviolence. Jo Comerford of the National Priorities Project will give the keynote talk Friday evening, at 7:30 pm. An overnight for high school students will take place Friday night. The conference, with workshops on topics such as Afghanistan, immigration, activist skills, nonviolence, Israel/Palestine, death penalty, and more will take place from 10 AM to 1 PM. The event conclu
Historic Thousands on Jones Street. Thousands will rally at the State Capitol, Raleigh, to call for legislative action on a 14-point agenda. Led by NAACP and joined by more than 85 organizations. Stay tuned at www.KHonJ.com for details
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