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September 24th Protest in Portland

We are standing with millitary families accross the country in down town Portland Saturday September 24th. Any thinking person must understand that our government has gone too far for far too long. We need to start standing in the streets as one voice against this oppression. We must end this war. We must remove our leaders from office. We must remove corporations from our government. And we must stand now to help stop it. 12:00 noon Pioneer square. [ read more ]

Protest in solidarity with Cindy Sheehan: CODEPINK PORTLAND will join with peace activists from all over the Northwest for a candlelight vigil on the bridges of Portland. We stand in solidarity with the national mobilization in Washington, DC and all over the country to demand an end to the war in Iraq. We stand in solidarity with Cindy Sheehan, Gold Star Families, Military Families Speak Out, Veterans For Peace, Iraq Veterans For Peace and every single citizen of this country and around the world who is crying for an end to the war and occupation. Please join us on Saturday, September 24th at 7:30 P.M. on the Burnside, Morrison and Hawthorne bridges.[ read more | details ]

Lobbying for Immediate End to War, September 26: On Monday, September 26, at 9 am, Veterans for Peace Ch 72, Code Pink, Oregonians Against the War, and various church related peace groups will meet at Pioneer Square then march to Oregon senators' and Portland representatives' offices to lobby for immediate end to the war in Iraq, to bring the troops home now. They will deliver letters with that message (gathered at the candlelight bridge vigil September 24 and other letter-writing campaigns). [ read more ]

other actions: [ Peace rally & march in Eugene Saturday | Global Justice Feeder March /// S24 DC | Estacada Peace Rally, Saturday September 24 | - - - stop war - - - | Eugeneans, Attention! | September 24th 2nd Las Vegas Press Release | Sep. 24, San Francisco: Revolutionary Anti-Capitalist Convergence Against the War |Albany Military Families Rally ]

related articles: [ See You in D.C. | Cindy Sheehan Rips War Party in Baltimore Talk | Download and print protest posters | Cindy Sheehan tells it like it is | S24 CHALK YOUR WALK ]