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A Call to Conscience for the U.S. Congress
January 16 to March 20, 2006
MLK Day until the Third Commemoration of the Iraq War
A campaign of nonviolent action to compel our representatives in Congress to meet the demands of justice and peace:
End the War in Iraq! Not Another Death - Not Another Dollar!
Despite the voices and actions of millions of Americans, it is clear that President Bush has neither the desire nor the wisdom to end the war in Iraq - a war based on lies from its inception.
As the death toll in this war continues to mount - having taken the lives of more than 2,000 U.S. soldiers and over 100,000 Iraqis - and as the monetary cost of the Iraq war closes in on a staggering half trillion dollars, nonviolent activists must take the next step and demand that our Representatives and Senators in Congress who approved the beginning of this war now bring it to an end. There is neither victory nor stability to be had in our continued military occupation of a foreign country - only more death, more destruction, more fear and more hatred.
The National Campaign for Nonviolent Resistance - which organized the “Remember and Resist