Take Action: No U.S. Military Intervention in Syria!

United for Peace & Justice
September 2, 2013

As UFPJ honors the 50th Anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, U.S. Navy Ships approach Syria with the threat of an imminent attack. We can’t help but think back to the words of Dr. Martin Luther King about the travesty of war. Dr. King stated that “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”

Please take action and make your voice heard. Let’s stop a US attack in Syria before it starts.

Sign this petition and help spread it through social media! http://www.credomobilize.com/petitions/no-u-s-military-intervention-in-syria

Call the White House at 202-456-1111 or the Switchboard at 202-456-1414

Call your elected Representatives and Senators in their State or District offices (they are on recess) – Demand NO military intervention in Syria. To find the phone number: http://capwiz.com/fconl/directory/congdir.tt?action=myreps_form

Organize a peaceful protest, march, vigil at your local communities (city hall, federal building, etc.) anytime this week, call for “NO attacks on Syria!”

If the U.S. attacks Syria, organize local actions, after the attack begins, either 6PM on same day if the attacks begin during U.S. day time (local Syria evening time), or 5PM the next day if the attacks begin during U.S. evening time (local Syria day time)

Download 4 posters here: http://www.unitedforpeace.org/2013/08/28/no-u-s-military-intervention-in-syria-posters/

For peace with justice,

Michael McPhearson, Veterans For Peace

Jackie Cabasso, Western States Legal Foundation

Michael Eisenscher, U.S. Labor Against War

Rusti Eisenberg, Brooklyn for Peace

Lisa Fithian, Alliance for Community Trainers (ACT)

Lee Siu Hin, National Immigrant Solidarity Network

Siri Margerin, Civilian Soldier Alliance

Gael Murphy, UFPJ Legislative Working Group

Terry Rockefeller, Peaceful Tomorrows


U.K. to Present U.N. Resolution Over Syria

8/28/2013 Wall Street Journal

The U.K. government said it will present a resolution to the United Nations Security Council later Wednesday condemning last week’s suspected chemical-weapons attack by the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and requesting authorization for “all necessary measures” to protect civilians.

The U.K. will call for authorization for all measures under Chapter 7 of the U.N. Charter which covers how the international community responds to threats to peace and acts of aggression. Those measures could range from breaking of diplomatic contacts and economic sanctions, to action by air, sea or land forces that may be necessary to maintain or restore international peace and security.

Britain and allies such as the U.S. and France have blamed the Syrian army for carrying out a large-scale chemical-weapons attack on the suburbs of Damascus last Wednesday which killed hundreds of people. The Syrian government has denied carrying out a chemical-weapons attack.

Russia has blocked previous U.N. resolutions condemning the actions of the Assad regime.


Peace NO War Network http://www.PeaceNOWar.net

War is not the answer, for only love can conquer hate

Not in our Name! And another world is possible!

Information for antiwar movements, news across the World, please visit: http://www.PeaceNoWar.net
e-mail: Info@PeaceNoWar.net
Tel: (213)403-0131


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

john pavlovitz

Stuff That Needs To Be Said

Just The Messenger

News, Politics & Opinion


Be revolutionary. Tell the Truth.

The New Americana

Conservatism isn't dead

Psychology Corner

Everyday Psychology

Brave Girls Club

Life-Changing Fun for Women


A voice of reason in the land of Stupidparty, pointing out the banal and often contradictory positions in StupidpartyLand, USA.


Be Rational. Be Outspoken. Be Heard.

Art & Life Notes

Zooming in on the the big picture

Global Watchdog

Media Accountability Coalition

TFN Insider

The Official Blog of TFN and the TFN Education Fund

Erasing 76 Crimes

The human toll of 76+ countries' anti-gay laws. The struggle to repeat them.


Challenging the official story...

The Progressive Cynic

Modern American politics is filled with partisanship, legalized corruption and extremism. On this site you will find articles on a variety of subjects and points of view that are not normally portrayed in the corporate media--don’t expect any sugar-coating, pandering or interest money propaganda here.

Tiny House Design

Design a More Resilient Life

Modern Atheist .org

Replacing belief with wonder - and understanding.

D.A.W.N. Democracy Against War Now

|| Do unto others as you would like to be done onto || Give as you would like to receive || Love thy neighbour as thyself ||

%d bloggers like this: