Sunday, March 18, 2007
Bring the Troops Home Now!
Cut Off All War Funds!
7th St & Hawthorne Ln
Some 80 people gathered in Charlotte on the 4th anniversary of the Iraq war to call for Congress to cut off all war funding and bring the troops home now!
David Dixon, coordinator of Action Center For Justice hosted the event.
Guest speakers included:
Rev. James Barnett, Stop the Killing
Sam Foster, Veterans For Peace - Charlotte
Jibril Hough, chairman, Islamic Political Party of America
Khalid Hijazi, Al-Awda, Palestine Right to return Coalition - Charlotte
Charles Brown, local Jewish community
Maggie Davis, Char-Meck CODEPINK Women For Peace
Tom Bowers, Charlotte Coalition For Peace & Justice
John Hauer, NC Grassroots Impeachment Movement (GRIM)
Dennis R.M. Teall-Fleming, Dir. of Faith Formation, Queen of the Apostles
Wally Kleucker, Charlotte Coalition For Peace & Justice
Cindy Thomson, National Organization for Women - Charlotte
Action Center For Justice