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April Days of Action in Washington, DC

April Days of Action in Washington, DC by SOA Watch

SOA Watch is mobilizing for a gathering in Washington, DC from April 4-11, 2011 to take our demands to the White House, the halls of Congress, and other places where military and foreign policy decisions are made. We’ll be joining with many of our partners in the Anti-Militarization conference, lobbying on Capitol Hill and for a march to the White House on Sunday, April 10, followed by a nonviolent direct action to shut down the SOA/WHINSEC and to resist the increasing U.S. militarization of the Americas!

Visit www.SOAW.org and/or call 202-234-3440 for more information.

Not Just Change, but Justice: Toward a New Latin America Policy

north-south-wash-monument February 15-17, 2009: Lobby Days and SOA Watch Encuentro in Washington, DC

Join human rights activists from across the country in Washington, DC and lobby your Member of Congress to get on board for the closing of the School of the Americas (SOA/WHINSEC).

With 35 Representatives who voted to continue funding the SOA/WHINSEC losing their seats in Congress on November 4th, we are in a great position to pressure the new Congress to permanently shut down the school in 2009. The last vote to defund the SOA/WHINSEC, in 2007, lost by a margin of only six votes.

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