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Week of Antiwar Events To Start With a 'Die-In'
Protesters Advocate Civil Disobedience
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Police Break Up Anti-War Meeting in Washington
WASHINGTON - Mounted police charged in to break up an outdoor press conference and demonstration against the Iraq war in Washington on Thursday, arresting three people, organizers and an AFP reporter said."The police suppressed the press conference. In the middle of the speeches, they grabbed the...
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Kennebunkport Anti-War Rally: 'Ready for a Change'
KENNEBUNKPORT - A high-spirited but peaceful crowd of about 4,000 protesters marched through the streets of Kennebunkport on Saturday in the largest anti-war rally in town history."I don't know what else to do but march," said Anne Chay, who was carrying a sign that read, "My son is still in Iraq...
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Iraq War Resisters to Get Boost from Veterans Group
SAINT LOUIS - Members of a leading Iraq war veterans' organization voted this weekend to launch a campaign encouraging U.S. troops to refuse to fight. The decision was made at the group's annual membership meeting, held this weekend in Saint Louis, Missouri alongside the annual convention of the...
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Vets: Military is Attacking Free Speech
Protesters in uniform could be downgraded, lose their benefits
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Vet Vows to Continue Speaking Out
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A Marine Corps veteran of the Iraq war said Sunday in Kansas City that the threat of an other-than-honorable discharge would not stop him from protesting against the war. Marine Cpl. Adam Kokesh, who has already received an honorable discharge from active duty but remains...
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Veterans Take Antiwar Call on Road
BOSTON - The Boston chapter of Iraq Veterans Against the War, formed this month in an Allston restaurant by a handful of former soldiers and Marines, is planning to take its call for immediate withdrawal from Iraq to all major military bases along the East Coast. The chapter is the 17th in a...
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They Also Serve Their Conscience:
California veterans, including some still on active duty, are speaking out against the U.S. presence in Iraq.
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The Few. The Proud. The Disillusioned.
Some active duty troops, while proud to serve, are speaking out and signing a petition against the war
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