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Venezuela: International Day of Action April 11, 2013
April 11, 2013 marks the 11 year anniversary of the attempted coup in Venezuela. Presidential elections will take place Sunday April 14, 2013. We call to NO US Intervention in Venezuela
Dear Colleague Letter on LBGT Murders in Honduras
Sponsored by Rep. Polis (D-CO). Over 70 LBGT activists in Honduras have been killed since the 2009 Coup
Host a Speaker from the Southwest Region
See a list of sample speakers available for a presentation/discussion at your school or community.
We Won! Twice in One Day!
Please Support the Southwest Region
Immigration Reform Has Never Been More Urgent
As immigrant families in Alabama flee the state and Congress approves a new free trade agreement, the time to act is now.
Celebrate Victory: Pedro is Home
Please take a moment to welcome Pedro home and congratulate the Guzman family on their work to defend immigrant rights in the face of for-profit detention!
Victory for Martha!
Five years ago, members of the U.S.-backed Colombian army killed Jose Giraldo, an innocent farmer. His daughter Martha risked her life seeking justice. Her risk has finally paid off.
Secretary of State Clinton: Protect Human Rights and Halt Funding for Killers in Colombia
Witness for Peace calls on the State Department to suspend all military assistance to the Colombian armed forces.
Letter to the U.S. Ambassador to Colombia: Close the SOA
The Colombia-based Witness for Peace International Team delivered an open letter urging the U.S. Ambassador to Colombia to advocate for the closure of the School of the Americas.
Tell Congress to Stop Displacing Colombians
Nearly 5 million Colombians have been displaced. Yet, our government continues to send more in military aid than in humanitarian aid to Colombia, assisting the perpetrators more than the victims. Help us inundate Congress with calls and emails for policies that would alleviate, not exacerbate, Colombia's crisis.
Tanya Cole- Meet Your Regional Organizer- Tanya wants to hear from you!
Meet your Southwest Regional Organizer. Email her, call her, meet up with her for coffee or lunch or invite her to visit your school or community!
Follow WFP on Facebook
Follow Witness for Peace on Facebook and receive updates on breaking news regarding U.S. policy toward Latin America.
Open Letter: Restore Civil Liberties and Protect Human Rights in Honduras
Witness for Peace joins other faith-based and nongovernmental groups in calling for an end to the human rights crisis in Honduras.