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April & Kelly: Cooks of the Covenant Chain

People of the Two Row

From the Content

by Emily Bishop

 


At the end of Sharing the River of Life, the stage was full of Two Row Wampum
Renewal collaborators. Photo: Tania Barricklo

 

Resisting Global Wars, Drones and Empire: A Convergence for Peace

Fri, Apr 26, 2013 (All day) - Sun, Apr 28, 2013 (All day)
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April 26-28!
Resisting Drones, Global War and Empire: A Convergence for Action!

You won't want to miss this weekend. Syracuse will host hundreds of antiwar activists from all over New York and the United States for a weekend of workshops, music, networking and action.

Land Day - 5 Broken Cameras

Sat, Mar 30, 2013 7:00pm
ArtRage Gallery 505 Hawley Ave, Syracuse NY

On March 30, 1976 Arab-Israelis organized in Galilee to protest the Israeli occupation and appropriation of Palestinian land. They were met by Israeli police and, in the ensuing clash, 6 Arab-Israelis were killed. Every year since, Palestinians have commemorated March 30th as Land Day with annual protests on this date. The SPC seeks to support the Palestinian struggle with a commemoration of our own.

 

International Women's Day Solidarity Salsa

Sat, Mar 9, 2013 7:30pm - 10:30pm
ArtRage Gallery 505 Hawley Ave. Syracuse NY 13210

¡Que Viva La Mujer! On March 9, CNY Colombia Support Network invites you to a very special ¡Solidarity Salsa Dance-Fiesta Hermandad! to celebrate International Women’s Day on Saturday March 9, 7:30-10:30. The dance will be a shared fundraiser for the CNY-Cajibio, Colombia Sister Community Project and for the Peace Council.

How to Get Involved: 

 

 

 

Protest Israeli Settlement Expansion

Sat, Feb 23, 2013 12:30pm
Sat, Mar 23, 2013 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Corner of Erie Blvd E and E Genesee St

Join our monthly demonstration against Israel's plans to expand its illegal settlements in the West Bank.

 

 

Anti-War Forum: CNY Organizing and the War Machine

Wed, Mar 6, 2013 6:30pm - 8:30pm
ArtRage Gallery 505 Hawley Ave. Syracuse NY 13210

Don't just get mad, organize! The Anti-War movement needs you! The Peace Council's Ground the Drones and End the Wars committee invites all individuals concerned about the US government's endless wars, bloated military budget, and responsibility for civilian deaths. Come and share your ideas and hear about the various ways that SPC activists are organizing to RAGE AGAINST THE WAR MACHINE!

How to Get Involved: 

RSVP for this event by contacting Ursula, ursula@peacecouncil.net.

Help spread the word on Facebook!

To get involved with the Ground the Drones/End the Wars campaign, contact Carol or Jessica: carol@peacecouncil.net, jessica@peacecouncil.net

 

 

Newsletter Mailing Party - March Issue

Thu, Feb 28, 2013 4:00pm
Syracuse Peace Council, 2013 E. Genesee St., Syracuse, NY 13210

Be the first to see the March 2013 Peace Newsletter hot off the presses and help us prepare it for mailing to SPC members and supporters. This is a big way to help the Peace Council, meet other SPC supporters for friendly political conversation and SPC splurges on the pizza. Many hands make light work, so if you can, come and lend a hand.

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Drone Resisters Speak Out At Trial

From the Content

compiled by Ben Kuebrich and Ed Kinane

After a several-hour-long trial on December 13, 2012, DeWitt Town Court judge Robert Jokl found eleven members of Upstate Drone Action guilty of “trespass,” a violation. The “trespass” occurred on June 28 outside the main entrance of Hancock Air Base, just north of Syracuse, as the defendants attempted to deliver a citizens’ indictment to the Base chain of command for the Reaper drone war crimes being committed from there. Here we present extracts (recalled from notes and memory) of several of the defendants’ court testimonies.

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New SU/ESF Campaign Seeks Divestment from Fossil Fuel Industry

From the Content

by Stephanie Lee, Chiara Klein, Mike Smith, and Ben Kuebrich

Two thousand twelve brought not only record breaking temperatures, but also superstorms like Hurricane Sandy, record drought, and recent brushfires that have ravaged Australia. The earth is sending us a message: we cannot continue our rate of greenhouse gas emissions without facing dire consequences.

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