Sat., April 21 Mass Peace Rally & March in
Stop the Wars!
Impeach Bush and Cheney!
Support Military Resisters!
11 AM gather on E. Market and Dudley in front of Hayes Taylor YMCA to march
Rally starts at at
She Said NO!
Terri Johnson, daughter of
Terri Johnson of Greensboro was like a lot of other young people with limited options after high school who are set upon by US Army recruiters. She believed the promises of the recruiters who told her that the Army was nothing more than a good shot at a college education and a prosperous future. She discovered, as do many others who sign up, that not only was she signing her life away, but the lives of the people targeted by the illegal and immoral war on
“Terri didn't want to kill people who had done nothing to her,” said Gladys Shipman, Terri’s grandmother. Terri struggled hard to make the decision to go against the grain, and bravely chose to refuse to finish basic training. She went Absent Without Leave (AWOL), and was given an “other than honorable discharge”. Terri is one of a growing number of people who have refused to be a part of a program that has caused so much suffering for people in
Mother of Specialist Casey Sheehan, killed in Baghdad, 2004
Cindy Sheehan wanted to ask President Bush what was the “noble cause” for which her son, Specialist Casey Sheehan, had died in
For her courage, and for sparking a new wave and anti-war activism, Cindy has been called “the Rosa Parks of the anti-war movement” by Rev. Lennox Yearwood of the Hip Hop Caucus. Come join Terri, Cindy, and hundreds of others from
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