July 17 Gold Star Peace Mom Cindy Sheehan to Lead Rallies in Charlotte

Hold the Bush Administration & Congress Accountable to the Will of the People!

VIDEO will be posted soon at

July 17, 2007

Noon: Rally at Rep. Mel Watts office
1230 W. Morehead St., Charlotte, NC

5:00 pm: Mass Rally at Bryant Park
1701 W. Morehead St., Charlotte, NC
(if hard rain: Charlotte Energy Solutions,
337 Baldwin Ave, Charlotte, NC 28204)

Cindy Sheehan, founder of Gold Star Families for Peace & The Camp Casey Peace Institute, began a Journey For Humanity on July 10. The Journey started from Camp Casey in Crawford, TX near Bush’s ranch. It has passed through New Orleans and Atlanta on the way to the capitol in Washington, DC, where a possible sit-in may occur at Rep. John Conyers office on July 23. From there the Walk/Caravan will head to the UN for an action, and the Journey will end July 29 at Central Park for a Summer Of Love ’07 Festival.

On July 17, Cindy Sheehan will be in Charlotte to lead a lunchtime rally at noon at Rep. Mel Watt’s office, a Democrat who sits on the House Judiciary Committee. Participants will ask that Rep. Watt support and/or introduce his own Articles of Impeachment Against Bush & Cheney and/or sign onto H.Res 333 to impeach Cheney.

This will be followed by a huge Mass Rally with other national and local peace & justice activists at 5:00 pm at Bryant Park, a few blocks away from Rep. Watt’s office.

Supporters & endorsers include:
Ahmad Daniels, Creative-Interchange; David Swanson,; CODEPINK Charlotte; Jibril Hough, Islamic Political Party of America; Action Center For Justice; Brian Staten, Charlotte Area Green Party*; Grassroots Impeachment Movement; & World Can't Wait- Greensboro.
*for id purposes only

Flyers: Click here to download flyers. Please help us spread the word.

Tabling: Free if giving away literature, etc, but donate if possible. Minimum $50 donation if selling items and/or collecting donations.

Please donate to help us cover the costs of this important rally & make it a huge success for the cause of peace & justice. We must pay for several hotel rooms, food for the walkers, printing & other organizing expenses. Online donation info is at or send check or money order to:
Action Center For Justice
7100 Mapleridge Dr
Charlotte, NC 28210

Thank you.

More details to come. Check for updates.

Also see:

Summer of Love '07: On a Journey for Humanity
by Cindy Sheehan

An Open Letter to America : "Now is the time for us to stand up and stand together"
By Rev. Lennox Yearwood, Jr.

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