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Memo to Rep. Cummings: “Stop Funding the War!”

By BillyClub - Posted on 19 May 2010

Memo to Rep. Cummings: “Stop Funding the War!” from William Hughes on Vimeo.

Peace and Justice activists, on May 19, 2010, staged a protest action in front of Rep. Elijah Cummings’ office in midtown Baltimore, MD. They urged him to oppose the proposed $33 billion supplemental funding Bill for the war in Afghanistan, which is currently pending in the U.S. Congress. Speaking on camera are: Max Obuszewski, Maria Allwine, Emiko Ortega, Cindy Farquhar and David Schott. The action was sponsored by the Pledge of Resistance. For some background on the funding dispute, see: WarIsaCrime.

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