Teresa Castillo, Peace Fresno’s newly elected president, writes:
Hi Peace Fresno community! We have several actions to celebrate International Peace Day….Please JOIN US
Fri 9/20 8:30-9:30pm Fresno Light Brigade at Reel Pride ~ we’ll be across from the Tower Theater on Olive & Wishon. Help hold a letter for the message:
Sat 9/21, 10am-Noon, join our peace corner demonstration at Blackstone and Shaw ~ bring signs if you can to call an end to military violence & to prevent the devastation of our land. We’ll have different messages on opposite corners:
Continue reading Action Fri/Sat KeystoneXL+Syria
Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 7:00 p.m.
Fresno Center for Nonviolence
1584 N Van Ness (at McKinley near FCC)
Finger Food and Dessert
Peace Fresno is a 200-member antiwar advocacy organization, working in the community since 9/11.
We meet at the Fresno Center for Nonviolence on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
We are eager to hear from all who are motivated to oppose the current drumbeat for war.
Why are you taking action now?
What are you interested in doing next?
Continue reading We want to hear your story
Saturday, September 14 at
10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Come for as much as you can – 30 minutes is a big help.
Join us in opposition to the U.S. proxy war in Syria and looming military intervention. This is a non-partisan action. Please invite your friends. Corner of Shaw and Blackstone. More at Facebook – No War With Syria-Fresno.
Saturday, September 14 at 7 p.m. (doors open 6:30) in the Auditorium of the Old Administration Building, Fresno City College
Bill McKibben speaks in Fresno. He is a founder of the grassroots climate campaign
Continue reading Syria Demo + McKibben Update
Monday, 9/9/13, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. MoveOn.org, River Park, corner of Blackstone and El Paso (Near Carl’s Jr. and Macaroni Grill)
Saturday, 9/14/13, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Shaw & Blackstone, (fb) Facebook: No War with Syria-Fresno
Updates: Facebook Peace Fresno, Facebook No War with Syria-Fresno, and here.
Send a message to Congress – No attack on Syria!
Call Congress today at the Congressional Switchboard (202) 224-3121. “Vote against a U.S. attack on Syria! No attack on Syria!”
Continue reading 2 Syria Demos + Action from home
For video of the SILENT VIGIL, go to: https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2013/09/07/18742879.php
Video courtesy of Mike Rhodes, editor Community Alliance, posted on Indybay.
Saturday, September 7, 2013, 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Plaza on the east side of the Fresno County Courthouse, Courthouse Park,
Mariposa and M St., Downtown, Organized by Peace Fresno
Fresno joins the majority of the American people in opposing a U.S. air strike in Syria.
A public stand against President Obama’s call for more war.
We call on the community to contact Congressmen IMMEDIATELY.
War is not the answer!
Music by Evo Bluestein
Continue reading Silent Vigil with Live Music