We are holding an April 18th Tax Day Protest to “Bring the War Dollars Home; Fund Our Communities.” Let’s “Move the Money” from wars to health, education, environment. Join us from 2:00 PM onwards at the US Post Office, 311 New Bern Ave. in Raleigh. Bring signs, we’ll have fliers to distribute. Sponsored by NC Peace Action.
Join us on April 22nd 2011 for a statewide walk to protect immigrants’ rights, reform trade policies, call for justice for all workers. Will visit Goldsboro (4/17), Charlotte (4/18), Winston-Salem (4/19), Greensboro (4/20), Graham (4/20), Cary (4/21), Carrboro (4/22), Raleigh (4/22). On April 22nd, they will present an Economic Justice Way of the Cross at the State Capitol building in Raleigh. In North Carolina, 8,000 undocumented immigrants are held in the Mecklenburg County Jail alone. The Pilgrimage for Justice and Peace has been marching in support of immigrant rights since the early 1990s. This year the march will include demonstrations at several detention centers throughout the state as well as focusing on undocumented students. Led by Witness for Peace SE, 919-856-9568, witnessforpeaceSE2@gmail.c