Urgent call from Leslie Cagan for aid to Feb 15 actions
- The February 15 and 16 rallies in New York and San Francisco are taking
historic proportions. In combination with dozens of national
cities from London to Bangkok on February 15, these will be the largest
demonstrations for peace and justice in world history.
In New York, our confirmed speakers include Archbishop Desmond Tutu,
playwright Tony Kushner, NAACP Board Chair Julian Bond, leaders of the
September Eleventh Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, Angela Davis,
performance artist Sarah Jones and poets from Def Poetry Jam, Harry
Danny Glover, Rosie Perez, Pete Seeger, Holly Near, and more.
[Visit http://www.unitedforpeace.org/article.php?list=sub&sub=30 for
WE NEED YOUR HELP! The scale of this demonstration is swamping our
resources and budget. Even though we have hundreds of volunteers, and
distributed hundreds of thousands of leaflets (in five languages), we
need to do
Please go to http://www.unitedforpeace.org/article.php?id=160 and make
on-line donation today. Whatever you can afford--$10 or $100, it's all
And forward this to your friends. We have one last chance to send a
message-"The World Says No toWar." We're counting on you.
Bill Fletcher, Jr.
Co-Chairs, United for Peace and Justice
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