Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Taking Peace Mandate to Washington

By Nat Parry
January 25, 2007

On Jan. 27, thousands will descend on Washington, D.C., in a massive collective effort to ensure that the voters’ mandate for peace – as expressed in the historic Nov. 7 election – is heard loud and clear by the new Congress, the Pentagon, the national media, and the White House.

The timing of the demonstration couldn’t be more fortuitous, coming on the heels of the President’s State of the Union Address, and immediately preceding the expected request for an additional $100 billion in war funding.

Read on.

1 comment:

EvilPoet said...

Just my two cents: not everyone has the day off on Saturday, not everyone can afford to go all the way to Washington D.C., not everyone who wants to go and can't afford it wants to hitch a ride with strangers to get there. Just because you aren't there doesn't mean you don't care.