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Category Archives: AGJ
The fifth annual Ames Peace Rally is happening tomorrow. People will meet at 5 PM in the East HyVee parking lot in Ames, and march to the Memorial Union on the ISU campus, where there will be a peace rally … Continue reading
So…we are going to have another Peace Rally sort of thing this year on or around the anniversary of the start of the Iraq War. Some details may be found here. I’m not sure what I’m allowed to divulge here, … Continue reading
We are still having regularly scheduled Peace Vigils every Wednesday at 5:30 PM at the corner of Welch and Lincoln Way in Ames. This Vigil is sponsored by the Alliance for Global Justice and Time for Peace, and happens each … Continue reading
I went to the Peace Rally in Des Moines yesterday. Now, I will admit that these rallies, in part, are networking events for us peaceniks, and it’s part of the reason we go. Of course, we also show the world … Continue reading
I’ve not been posting the AGJ movies and Peace Vigils lately, but tonight’s movie at the Ames Public Library is “Jesus Camp“. It chronicles the kind of training Christian children are getting to prepare them to be the next generation’s … Continue reading
The Take A Stand rally is TODAY in the Pioneer Room (third floor) of the Memorial Union. We will be telling Grassley to Take a Stand against the Iraq War! There will be liveblogging on this blog and others, which … Continue reading
Remember that Hiroshima/Nagasaki Memorial from a few posts ago? Here are my pictures.
Sixty-two years ago tomorrow (Thursday), the United States dropped the atomic bomb on Nagasaki, Japan. Alliance for Global Justice will be using this opportunity to bring attention to the growing stockpile of nuclear weapons, and the problems associated with nuclear … Continue reading
Not only will we be having the Peace Vigil today at 5:30 PM at the corner of Welch and Lincoln Way, the Iraq Summer folks will be giving out yard signs at the same location between 5 and 6 PM.