GSFP Call to Action

Submitted by PAAMember on November 15, 2005 - 12:00pm. ::

CALL TO
ACTION

SPONSORS:  GOLD
STAR FAMILIES FOR
PEACE
                  
CRAWFORD PEACE
HOUSE


ENDORSED BY:    Iraq Veterans Against the
War
                       
 Veterans For
Peace

                        
Code
Pink


Date:   November 22-November 27,
2005

Place:  Crawford, Texas (Camp Casey
2)

Events:     
11/22:    Civil Disobedience

                
11/23:    Organization of Katrina relief/Meal Preparation

                
11/24:    Simple Thanksgiving
Meal
                
11/25:    Memorial
Dedication
                
11/26:    March/Rally- Possible Interfaith
Service

Thanksgiving is a time for families to gather to give thanks and
celebrate the
years achievements. In this spirit, the family of Camp Casey
and the Crawford
Peace Movement will reunite in Crawford, Texas this
Thanksgiving to celebrate
our work, remember those who are no longer with
us, and share our stories, our
lives, and the wealth of our
community.

The past year has seen many tragic milestones in the war on
Iraq.  Despite the
Presidents assertion that major combat ended last
year, military operations
have continued, and resulted in the destruction of
the city of Falluja, 2,065
American deaths, 200,000 Iraqi deaths, 199
coalition deaths, and 15,353 American
soldiers wounded. But this year has
also been a year of victories for our
movement ( figures as of
11/04/05).

This past August, our community united in Crawford with Cindy
Sheehan to demand
that the President explain the