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Human Rights Activists to Protest Trump’s Order to Keep Guantanamo Open

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Human Rights Activists to Protest Trump’s Order to Keep Guantanamo Open in Grand Central Station, Thursday 2/1 @ Noon
What:  Demonstration/vigil to Protest Trump’s Guantanamo Policy
Where:Main Terminal, Grand Central Terminal
When:  Noon, Thursday, February 1


Intrepid Museum Shields Trump's Drone Slaughter From Public Scrutiny & Drones Quilt Project | May 5, 2017

A protest rally and press conference are scheduled for 6:00pm, Tuesday May 9, 2017 at the entrance of the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum Complex, Pier 86, W. 46 St. and 12 Ave., NY, NY 10036, to address the museum's solicitation and then rejection for its new “Drones” exhibit of a display of quilts commemorating those killed by U.S. drone attacks. The display, which has appeared across the U.S. and internationally, is organized by retired Navy Commander Leah Bolger, who served 20 years of active duty and is a former president of Veterans For Peace. 


Yemen Is Starving: Peace activists, protesting the mounting humanitarian crisis in Yemen, to begin week-long fast and vigil at the UN

Martha Hennessy | April 6, 2017

New York, NY -- On April 10, 2017, approximately 20 peace activists will begin a week long vigil and fast in front of the United Nations. They are calling for peace and justice in Yemen, and standing in solidarity with its civilian population. They will also be demanding an end to U.S. complicity in a war that is taking a devastating toll on the Yemeni people.


Trump's Face on New CNN TV Spot Warning About War with N. Korea in Vet-paid Ads

Nick Mottern | March 29, 2017

Beale AFB, CA – President Trump's screaming face is depicted in a nuclear blast mushroom cloud in a controversial television commercial debuting on CNN and other cable networks in cities near a major drone base here in Marysville CA not too far from the CA capital in Sacramento.


Trump’s Yemen raid killed newborn baby and scores of civilians

Reprieve | February 2, 2017

An attack on a village in Yemen ordered by President Trump on Sunday caused the death of a newborn baby, alongside as many as 23 civilians, human rights organization Reprieve has discovered.



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