March for Peace and Jobs: Saturday, March 19by Pamela Powers Hannley on Mar. 18, 2011, under Arizona, economy, Free Speech, jobs, Tucson
March 19 is the 8th anniversary of the invasion of Iraq. To commemorate the invasion, groups around the country will be marching for Peace and Jobs this Saturday.
Information about the Tucson March for Peace and Jobs– from the Tucson Peace Center website:
Hundreds of billions of dollars spent on these wars have left hundreds of thousands of lives lost, and our country and people mired in debt. We call on our government to end the wars and bring our tax money home for jobs, education, health care, environmental protection and other human needs.
Saturday, Mar 19, 2011
Gather 10:00am at Armory Park (220 S 5th Ave)
March to DeAnza Park (Speedway & Stone)
For Rally at 12:00 noon
For info or to help, contact Alan Gilbert at email@example.com
Sponsors: End the Wars Coalition, Tucson Veterans for Peace, Jobs with Justice, The Nuclear Resister, Coalicion de Derechos Humanos, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, Progressive Democrats of America, Tucson Club CPUSA, Indigenous Alliance without Borders, Salt of the Earth Labor College, Code Pink, Women in Black, Arizona Peace Council, Alliance for Global Justice, Pan Left Productions, International Action Center of Tucson, Committee to Stop FBI Repression, Revolutionary Grounds Books and Coffee, Green Party of Pima County, Tucson Peace Center.