You are herecontent / One Mother's Stand

One Mother's Stand

The president says he feels compassion for me, but the best way to show that compassion is by meeting with me and the other mothers and families who are here. Our sons made the ultimate sacrifice and we want answers. All we're asking is that he sacrifice an hour out of his five-week vacation to talk to us, before the next mother loses her son in Iraq.
-- Cindy Sheehan, Camp Casey, Crawford, Texas

t r u t h o u t | One Mother's Stand
By Scott Galindez

Thursday 25 August 2005
9:15 PM


It was Pizza night at Camp Casey, Patricia Foulkrod's documentary "The Ground Truth" is playing at Camp Casey II under the big tent. Joan Baez will be performing following the film. After Joan treats the camp for the fifth straight night, the camp will view "Arlington West" a film about the memorial of now over 1800 crosses that Veterans for Peace set up every Sunday in Santa Monica, and other cities on the west coast. The film was put together by Peter Dudar and Sally Marr.

Patricia Fulkrods's film can be found at she just informed me that she will soon be releaseing a feature version "After the Killing ends.

Peter and Sally's film about Arlington West can purchased at

Speaking Events



August 2-6: Peace and Democracy Conference at Democracy Convention in Minneapolis, Minn.


September 22-24: No War 2017 at American University in Washington, D.C.


October 28: Peace and Justice Studies Association Conference

Find more events here.


Support This Site


Get free books and gear when you become a supporter.



Speaking Truth to Empire


Families United


Ray McGovern


Julie Varughese


Financial supporters of this site can choose to be listed here.



Ca-Dress Long Prom Dresses Canada
Ca Dress Long Prom Dresses on

Buy Books

Get Gear

The log-in box below is only for bloggers. Nobody else will be able to log in because we have not figured out how to stop voluminous spam ruining the site. If you would like us to have the resources to figure that out please donate. If you would like to receive occasional emails please sign up. If you would like to be a blogger here please send your resume.
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Enter the characters shown in the image.