Two veterans will be visiting Massachusetts to talk about their experiences and speak out about their concerns as former active duty personnel in the invasion and occupation of Iraq. Please join us in welcoming them and share your own views and questions about the war.
EF! North America organizes two gatherings a year: the Summer Round River Rendezvous, which is more of a jamboree and orientation to EF!, and the Organizers’ Conference and Winter Rendezvous- a strategy and organizing event. We hope that folks will arrive on Friday afternoon and stay until Monday’s day of action.
Forget all the sugary talk about "reform" and about a new "ownership sociey." The Bush plan for Social Security is to destroy this most important and successful legacy of the New Deal, and unless Americans wake up, he'll get away with this lie just like he got away with lying us into a war.
Not only must the recent FBI-revelations about the torture of prisoners in Guantanamo be seen in the light of the already well-known facts about their treatment, there is also a close connection with the official denying of their elementary human rights, due the refusal of the American government to give them a judicial status according to the principles of International Law.