Debra Sweet, Director

Picturing the Resistance & Funding It!

May 2008: Bold and inspiring events in the face of an aggressive campaign waged by the government to get the people of this country to accept torture and indefinite, even preventive detention as part of the new normal. Photo by Joel Simpson

(left) Observer reads flyer accompanying mass anti-torture protest in Grand Central Station, May 28, 2009. Photo by Khawer Khan

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War Criminals Watch protested as Karl Rove speaks (and was disrupted 4 times) at Radio City Music Hall, May 26. began in March 09 to document the crimes of the Bush regime, and to organize students, professors, and campus communities to demand prosecution of war criminals.  Photo by Bud Korotzer

(left) San Fransico May 28th protest at 9th District Federal Court House. The Bush/Bybee Museum of Torture, demanding Bybee's impeachment from the federal court, and prosecution for war cirmes, based on the torture memos he authored while in the Bush White House. Photo World Can't Wait Bay Area

(right) Memorial for Dr. George Tiller in Chicago on June 1, the day after he was assassinated in Wichita KS.  World Can't Wait helped put together events around the country protesting the climate created under the Bush regime by anti-abortion movement that threatens womens' access to birth control & abortion.

Photo by Gregory

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World Can't Wait mobilizes people living in the United States to stand up and stop war on the world, repression and torture carried out by the US government. We take action, regardless of which political party holds power, to expose the crimes of our government, from war crimes to systematic mass incarceration, and to put humanity and the planet first.