Action Fri/Sat KeystoneXL+Syria

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:

LOVE EVERYONE

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:

NO WAR

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We want to hear your story

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?

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Syria Demo + McKibben Update

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

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2 Syria Demos + Action from home

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!”

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Silent Vigil with Live Music

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

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