Committee to Stop FBI Repression
NATIONAL CALL-IN DAY
to Fitzpatrick, Holder and Obama
Tuesday, February 1st, 2011
Over 50 cities, hundreds of groups, and thousands of
people protested against FBI and U.S. Grand Jury repression on
The protests are a response to
ongoing and expanding repression originating from U.S. Attorney
Fitzgerald's office in Chicago.
September 24th, the FBI raided anti-war and solidarity activists'
homes and subpoenaed
fourteen in Chicago, Minneapolis, and Michigan.
All fourteen decided to not appear before the Grand Jury in
Grand Jury is a secret and closed inquisition, where the U.S.
the entire proceedings, hand picks the jurors, there is no judge,
and the activists
are not allowed a lawyer.
The following month, three Minneapolis women had their subpoenas
reactivated and they are still waiting in limbo.
nine more Palestine solidarity
activists, most Arab-Americans, were subpoenaed to appear at the
Grand Jury on
January 25, 2011, launching renewed protests.
Now we are asking you to call those in charge of the
repression aimed against anti-war leaders and the growing Palestine
We want your help in promoting
the national call in day to demand:
-- Call Off the Grand Jury Witch-hunt Against International
-- Support Free Speech!
-- Support the Right to Organize!
-- Stop FBI Repression!
-- International Solidarity Is Not a Crime!
1. Call U.S.
Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald at 312-353-5300. Then dial 0
(zero) for operator
and ask to leave a message with the Duty Clerk.
2. Call U.S.
Attorney General Eric Holder 202-353-1555
3. Call President
Obama at 202-456-1111
“My name is __________, I am from _______(city), in
I am calling U.S. Attorney
(Eric Holder, President Obama)
to demand he call off the Grand
Jury and stop
FBI repression against the anti-war and Palestine solidarity
I oppose U.S. government
and support the right to free speech and the right to assembly of
We will not be
Tell him to stop this
McCarthy-type witch hunt against international solidarity activists!
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