Action Alert

2008/10/17: Iraq Moratorium event for October

As part of the Iraq Moratorium event in October, activists held a special statewide organizing meeting in Madison to make plans to bring and keep our National Guard troops home: those who are currently fighting in wars abroad – and those with plans for being deployed in 2009....


2008/10/18: Stand up for ACORN

Offices of ACORN, the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now, have been vandalized and ACORN organizers seen a large increase in threatening calls and emails since John McCain has made attacks on ACORN a focus of his campaign. ACORN is the nation's largest community organization of low- and moderate-income families, has succeeded in registering more than 1.3 million voters this year, and is at the forefront of efforts to protect low-income homeowners from foreclosure. You can donate to ACORN here...

2008/10/18: No More Terror and Avarice: We propose a new path for the people for a new country. (Colombia)

No More Terror and Avarice:


We propose a new path for the people for a new country.

2008/10/10: WNPJ Member group of the Week - WI Impeachment & their recommendation of "The 35 Articles of Impeachment"

The 35 Articles of Impeachment and the Case for Prosecuting George W. Bush by Congressman Dennis Kucinich; with Additional Material by David Swanson and Elizabeth de la Vega trade paperback edition • 156 pages • 5.5 x 8.5 • ISBN: 978-1-932595-42-0 • $12

 Wisconsin Impeachment/Bring Our Troops Home
Contact: Buzz Davis
Address: 1021 Riverview Dr., Stoughton WI 53589
Phone: 608-873-4886 or 608-239-5354 cell


2008/10/15: Contact your legislators to call Homeland Security Chief to ask that he "issue a U- and T-visa fee waiver guidance" for immigrant justice

Action requested by the National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women: Persons who are not citizens, and have been victims of crime (including trafficked victims), must pay high fees in order to overcome the problem of lacking a passport.

2008/10/14: Make sure your vote counts!

Make sure your vote counts! Millions of votes were not counted in 2000 & 2004.

2008/10/13: Today Join the Nationwide Call-in Day to St. Paul officials to demand that all charges against RNC protestors be dropped!

During the Republican National Convention in early September, St. Paul was a police state complete with steel fences, protest pens, military- style checkpoints, and thousands of riot police. Before protests even began, police raided homes and activist gathering spaces, detaining hundreds of people and confiscating people's belongings.

Throughout the RNC, the police systematically violated the rights of thousands, violently attacked protesters, and arrested over 800 people. St. Paul city officials were complicit in enabling this scenario, and now they need to hear from you!

2008/10/13: U.S. peace activists stand in solidarity with Iraqi nonviolent action campaign

This week marks the first 2008 Week of Nonviolence in Iraq, organized by the Iraqi peace organization LaOnf. Activities, which will take place in each of Iraq's 18 governorates, are part of LaOnf's ongoing work to build a culture of peace in Iraq.  September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows is asking U.S. peace activists  to plan local events to inform the public of the nonviolent actions for peace being undertaken in Iraq, to sign on to an international letter of support, and even to email photos expressing their solidarity to Iraqi activists.

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