Friday, September 16, 2005
Stolen from PA For Democracy, for folks in the Philadelphia area:
The Bring Them Home Now Tour has launched three buses from Crawford, Texas, each carrying military and Gold Star families, veterans of the Iraq War and veterans of previous wars. These buses will travel different routes across the country, converging in Washington, DC on September 21, for the United for Peace and Justice Mobilization September 24th-26th.
11:30 AM--Gold Star Families award area AFL-CIO leaders for their work to end the war. AFL-CIO Headquarters, 22 South 22nd Street. (More info: 215-945-3350 or 215-741-1980.)
5-7 PM--Rally for Peace at Independence Hall, 5th and market Sts., Philadelphia
Saturday, Sept. 17:
Noon to Evening--Camp Gold Star at Lemon Hill Park Meet with Gold Star Parents and Iraq Vets. (Latest info, call 610-832-7028)
For local info: 610-832-7028 - For tour info: http://www.bringthemhomenowtour.org/