March on Washington, D.C. Saturday, April 20th, 2002

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NATIONAL YOUTH AND STUDENT PEACE COALITION CALL TO ACTION

It’s time for all those who believe in and still cherish democracy, freedom and equality to demand accountability from government officials and

Stop the War at Home and Abroad!

March on Washington, D.C. Saturday, April 20th, 2002

Assemble at 10:30 A.M. at Sylvan Theatre, SW side of the Washington Monument, Rally at 11:00, March at 1:00 P.M. to the Capitol.

The “War on Terrorism” Breeds More Terror.

Join us on April 20th to demand:

A U.S. foreign policy based upon social and economic justice, not military and corporate oppression.

An end to racial profiling and military recruitment targeting youth of color and working class youth.

Government funding for programs to benefit the economic victims of the 9-11 attacks and the recession.
An end to the degrading and secret imprisonment of immigrants.

Increased funding for non-military-based financial aid for education

Full disclosure of military contracts with universities.

Preparatory events will be held in various cities prior to April 20th. Trainings and other activities will take place that weekend, including the Colombia Mobilization rally on April 21 and action and lobbying on the 22nd.

For more information log onto http://www.unitedwemarch.org,  write to aprilmobilization@nyspc.net or call 202-265-3980. HOSTING GROUPS:  National Youth and Student Peace Coalition, National Coalition for Peace and Justice, 9-11 Emergency National Network, NYC Labor Against the War

COALITION ORGANIZATIONS (partial list):
180/Movement for Democracy and Education, Black Radical Congress-Youth Division, Campaign for Access and Reproductive Equity 2000, Campus Greens, JustAct: Youth Action For Global Justice, Muslim Students Association, National Youth Advocacy Coalition, Not w/Our Money Campaign of the Prison Moratorium Project, Student Environmental Action Coalition, Student Peace Action Network, Students Transforming and Resisting Corporations, Students United for a Responsible Global Environment, United Students Against Sweatshops, United States Student Association, Young Communist League, Young Democratic Socialists, Young People’s Socialist League, Pax Christi, American Friends Service Committee, Fellowship of Reconciliation, Black Radical Congress, Global Exchange, Peace Action, Shundahai Network, School of the Americas Watch, Veterans for Peace, War Resisters League, Women’s Action for New Directions, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, Independent Progressive Politics Network, Green Party of the United States, Citizen Soldier, Washington Peace Center, Global Network Against Nuclear Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space, ProLibertad, Solidarity, Center for Peace and Human Security, Freedom Road Socialist Organization, WESPAC, Kwame Ture Work-Study Institute and Library, Promoting Enduring Peace, NY Coalition for Peace and Justice, Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism, Hudson County Coalition for Peace and Justice, Socialist Party USA, Communist Party USA, Connie Hogarth Center for Social Action, Center for Constitutional Rights.

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