Blog Posts by Category: No War, No Occupation, No Empire

SPC Statement

Congress Must Reject the Presidents war powers request

By Vani Kannan and Barbara Humphrey
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

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Educate, Agitate, Organize: SPC IN ACTION

compiled by Carol Baum

From the

compiled by Carol Baum

SPC Turns 78 with Cold Case Justice

Join the Peace Council for our annual birthday celebration on Saturday, November 1 at Bellevue Heights United Methodist Church (2112 S. Geddes St., Syracuse). We will host SU Law professors Paula Johnson and Janis McDonald, co-founders of the school’s Cold Case Justice Initiative, which works to bring long-lost justice to the families of victims of racially and politically motivated murders related to the Civil Rights movement (see page 9).

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Who Won Iraq?

From the

by Tom Engelhardt

The following is excerpted from an original article published on July 3 on the Al-Ahram Weekly website.

You can find the full article at http://weekly.ahram.org.eg/News/6683/31/Who-won-Iraq-.aspx

SPC Statement

Not Another Preventable War!

Fri, Mar 22, 2013

Last month, we solemnly marked the 10 year anniversary of the preventable war with Iraq. Around the world, millions of people protested this war, a war based on lies and fabricated intelligence. An agonizing decade followed. Over 4,000 Americans and 100,000 Iraqis died. The effects of the war continue for Iraqis who lost loved ones, who’ve been displaced by chaos, and who suffer from lack of electricity, clean water and jobs. The effects of the war continue for US soldiers who are injured and suffer from PTSD.

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Drones Are Coming Home to Snoop on the Americas

From the

by Ed Kinane

SPC Statement

No Military Intervention in Syria

By SPC Steering Committee
Tue, Sep 25, 2012

Those of us inspired by the cry for democracy and human rights that has reverberated from Tunisia to Egypt to Syria are saddened and horrified to see that same movement being attacked wholesale by the Syrian state. At the Syracuse Peace Council, we are also disturbed by the international community’s response to the conflict, including the response of our own government.

SPC Statement

SPC Statement on September 11th

By Carol Baum, SPC Staff
Sun, Sep 11, 2011
SPC Statement

SPC Statement on the US Withdrawal from Iraq

By Ursula Rozum, SPC Staff
Mon, Dec 19, 2011

SPC Statement on the US Withdrawal from Iraq

Printed Monday, December 19 in the Syracuse Post-Standard

The Syracuse Peace Council eagerly anticipates the return of U.S. service members from the war in Iraq. As an organization that opposed the Iraq War before it was launched, we feel it is long overdue.

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