UNAC Nov. 6th meeting

UNIFIED & INCLUSIVE antiwar movement that can challenge the wars abroad AND AT HOME

Regional ANTIWAR Conference

Saturday NOV. 6 12 NOON to 4 pm

St Mark’s Church on the Bowery k 10th St & 2nd Ave, New York City

DISCUSS:

* Making it real — a massive movement to bring the war $$, troops, and mercenaries home now, rebuilding our cities, providing jobs, schools and health care that we all have a right to

* Inclusion and solidarity with the targets of war demonization — building solidarity and confronting anti-Muslim and anti-immigrant bigotry and racism; combating FBI raids and other repression of antiwar and international solidarity activists

* Incorporating the war on Palestine into the antiwar movement’s demands and actions

Hear concrete plans for the coming months and be part of planning for a giant April 9th NYC antiwar demonstration.

Your input is welcome and essential. Join a working group or regional committee.

It’s all happening at St.Mark’s Church along with literature tables, displays, art, and delicious snacks.

SPONSOR: United National AntiWar Committee

Online go to: NationalPeaceConference.org. or call 518.227.6947 201.388.7428 347.341.2521

The United National Antiwar Committee UNAC was formed at a July 23-25 Albany, New York national anti­war conference of 800 antiwar and social justice leaders and activists from 35 states. The conference adopted a 28-point, nine-month Action Plan culminating in bi-coastal mass dem­onstrations on April 9 in New York City and San Francisco. (See website for Action Plan)

UNAC demands that the U.S. government:

} Bring the Troops, Mercenaries & War Dollars Home Now! Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan

} Trillions for Jobs and Education, Not Wars and Bank Bailouts!

} Stop Government Assaults on Unions!

} No to Racist Attacks on Muslims, Immigrants and People of Color!

} Civil Liberties for All!

} End U.S. Aid to Israel – military, economic and diplomatic! End U.S. support for the Israeli occupation of Palestine and the siege of Gaza!

Join a discussion with:

Malik Mujahid Muslim Peace Coalition, USA

Nada Khader WESPAC

Kathy Kelly Voices for Creative Non Violence

Marvin Holland Transport Workers Union, NYC

Margaret Kimberley Black Agenda Report

Roksana Mun DRUM (Desis Rising Up & Moving)

Abayomi Azikewi PanAfrica News Wire and Michigan Antiwar Committee

Larry Holmes Bailout the People Movement

Lamis Deek Al-Awda NY, the Palestine Right to Return Coalition

Joe Lombardo UNAC co-coordinator

Chris Gauvreau CT United for Peace, New England United

Sara Flounders International Action Center

Marilyn Levin UNAC co-coordinator, National Assembly co-coordinator

Pete Shell Thomas Merton Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Teresa Gutierrez May 1 Immigrant & Workers Rights Coalition

Ray Laforest International Support Haiti Network, Steering Committee

Imam Khalid Griggs Muslim Peace Coalition, USA

Jeff Mackler National Assembly co-coordinator

Pardiss Kebriaei Center for Constitutional Rights

Adaner Usmani Action for Progressive Pakistan

Maggie Zhou Coalition for Healthy Communities, Secure Green Future

Andy Pollack UNAC Palestine Solidarity Caucus

Project Salam

Vamos Unidos

Immigrant Communities in Action

Raging Grannies

Mark Johnson Fellowship of Reconciliation

 

REGISTER NOW for Nov. 6 meeting at: NationalPeaceConference.org or at the door

Register for literature tables at: 518-227-6947

Sliding scale registration: $10 to $5 No one turned away for lack of funds.

See website: NationalPeaceConference.org for more information .

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