“ISIS was created by the very forces that are fighting it.”
CELEBRATING CIVIL RIGHTS & SOCIAL JUSTICE AT ANTIOCH COLLEGE
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“What you need is to recognize the possibilities and challenges offered by the present moment, and to embrace them with courage, faith and hope.”
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The January 2015 Portland Alliance
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Palestine | News and Headlines – Aug 30, 2014
“Blockading Gaza is illegal. Doing so is an act of war. It’s a crime against humanity. Israel remains unaccountable.”
More than 500 children murdered in 50 days. For What?
After 50 days of the Gaza conflict, more than 2,100 people were killed, most of them civilians, including about 500 children.
“But we do outnumber the billionaires by about 300 million people strong.”
Does that give you any ideas?
November 2014 is an important date.
False Choices: Tell us what you think…
“We must secure the peace, seek justice, reduce munitions, and preserve freedom while restoring civil rights at home, and international collaboration abroad. We can restore infrastructure, revitalize our people and build bridges to a sustainable future.”
Heartless: The Mike Brown Murder
“There are no “complexities” involved when a white cop shoots an unarmed black kid between six and ten times.
According to multiple eyewitnesses, this was a street execution.”
Portland’s March to End the Assault on Gaza
Video by Mahmood Kamal July 29 at 5:55pm Portland’s March to End the Assault on Gaza 24-7-2014 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkhXxVuHhpo Published on … More
Illegal Drones: New American Fascism
“Find out more about Illegal Drone Warfare: How many innocent victims, including children sleeping in their beds, have died because of these unprincipled attacks:”
Don’t get fooled again!
We can export peace instead of war. Do not get fooled again.
War not the answer, but the Obama administration had an agenda…
Obama enlarged and expanded the neo-con agenda. .
End 49 Corporate-American wars of aggression: Contact Elected Officials
“The people in Gaza are struggling to survive. This misuse of US military aid for attacks, bombings, invasions, seizures of resources, settlement construction, wall-building, destruction of homes and other war crimes must not continue. ”
Contact Elected U. S. Officials and let them know!