Documents For: Antiwar

Minutes 3/27/12

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MINUTES OWS ANTI-WAR WORKING GROUP MARCH 27, 2012 Present: Martin Brod, Marty Goldman, Barbara Harris, Barbara Walker, Marco, Alice, Ann, Vicky(?) Facilitator : Martin B. Minutes: Alice Nuclear Statement: Alice reported that the OWS Environmental Solidarity Working Group had endorsed the statement and Alice and John request that we reach out to sign on more […]

DECLARATION IN SUPPORT OF NUCLEAR ABOLITION AND DISARMAMENT

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DECLARATION IN SUPPORT OF NUCLEAR ABOLITION AND DISARMAMENT Approved by Antiwar and Environmental Solidarity Working Groups, Occupy Wall Street March 2012 We the people of the Antiwar and Environmental Solidarity Working Groups of Occupy Wall Street acknowledge that the future of the human race requires the cooperation of its members. We are at a critical […]

ANTIWAR Group — White House petition for Bradley Manning

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We petition the Obama Administration to: First pardon all crimes, then support Bradley Manning for the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize.     Horrendous acts related to the Iraq War have damaged America. In comparison, this young man Manning supported our very American views of civilization. We are a democracy. We cannot skip responsibility. Our most […]

Minutes 2/28/12

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Present: Alice, Marco, Lionelle, Dave, Barbara, Jonathan, Barbara Proposal: From Sustainability working group for a teach-in March 31st or April 1st on nuclear energy. Idea is to get a joint proposal on nuclear technology. Afghanistan: Troops are getting killed in the most secure zones. It’s a good time to press our point of view. Occupy […]

Minutes 2/21/12

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Present: Jon, Vicki, Lionelle, Marco, David, Ruth, Lex, Joan, Alice, John, Martin, Lenny Agenda: Report backs: a. 2/15 recruiting b. NY Moscow c. Ground Zero demo d. Bring Troops Home Resolution e. Solidarity with Greeks 2/18 f. Iran Coming Events:  3/8 Nuke-Fukushima Day 8 am sustainability-buddhist monks Occupy Rock Center (Joan) 2/29 , 3/11, 2/26 a. […]

Minutes 2/14/12

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February 14, 2012 Antiwar Meeting Minutes Facilitator: Barbara Note-taker: Jonathan Timekeeper: Marco Introductions: David, John, Marco, Alice, Joan, Barbara, Lenni, Jonathan, Lionel, Martin, Dave, Marty Report Backs: HR-780 Lionel: Meeting last night (Feb 13) with peace action on Kirsten Gillibrand (New York State Senator). Will pick a Thursday afternoon at 4pm to show up. Lenni: […]

WHAT IS THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT (NDAA)?

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Click here to download a PDF flyer version. W H A T I S T H E NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT (NDAA)? The NDAA … reflects a trend on the part of Congress and the president to increas- ingly militarize the fight against “terrorism” both here and abroad, and it significantly expands the role of […]

Minutes 2/7/12

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In attendance: Jon, Lionelle, Alice, Marty, Lenny, David, Marco, Michael, Linda, Ruth, Deborah Deborah Agenda: 1. Feb 4-500 people, 100 Iranian students, (green?),OWS, various peace groups Deborah-good first step what’s next. Jon made 24 signs alone.  Next time: will publish possible slogans online for people to bring their own signs. 2. Occupy AIPAC in DC, March […]

Minutes for 1/31/12

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OWSantiwar Meeting Notes – Jan. 31, 2012   Facilitator: Jonathan Minutes: Ruth   Present: Alice, Barbara, Lenni, Alicia, David, Deborah, Patrice, Ruth, Jonathan, Lionelle   1. NY-Moscow Declaration on Nuclear Disarmament             Alice reported that it was presented at the General Assembly last week, with about 50-60 people in attendance. Reactions were mixed. The link […]