militarism

Brutal Repression of National Strike in Colombia-Santos Declares Militarization of Bogotá

by James Jordan SCROLL DOWN TO THE BOTTOM TO SEE WHAT ACTIONS YOU CAN TAKE! Colombian Armed Forces have brutally attacked members of the “Paro Agrario” National Farmers and Popular Strike, with at least four to five persons dead and reports of hundreds wounded. Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos, dismissing strikers as vandals, has ordered…

WOMAN, MOTHER, POLITICAL PRISONER A Colombian Reality

WOMAN, MOTHER, POLITICAL PRISONER A Colombian Reality An Evening of Solidarity The International Network for Solidarity with the Political Prisoners of Colombia and the Alliance for Global Justice invite you to a presentation of “Beyond the Walls: A visit with the women of El Buen Pastor, Patio Six.” Accompanied by live Latin American music ‘Beyond…

CANG8 Environmental Committee – Vision Statement & Call to Action

“Another World Is Possible: Peaceful, Equitable & Sustainable!” Summary We stand in solidarity with rural and urban communities of the global North and South who are exposed to the hazards of climate change; ecological degradation and contamination; and land and resource grabs. We believe in food, resource and climate justice rooted in sustainability and democracy.…

Tell Congress They Must Cut Military Spending

The following is an urgent alert from the New Priorities Network. AFGJ serves on NPN’s coordinating committee.   Dear friend,   Senator John McCain wants to keep us from bringing military spending under control.   Don’t let him do it.   Under last year’s deficit deal, military and domestic programs are supposed to be cut…