2011 Year in Review

Egypt Solidarity Rally in 5 Points covered by 4 TV news stations.

Stop the Cuts Rally Tabled and Collected over 200 signatures on End the Wars in Iraq & Afghanistan Petition.

Opposed SB. 20 immigration law in coalition with many organizations.

Cutting the Pentagon Budget Distributed over 1,000 “NotMyPriorities” discretionary budget pie-chart postcards.

Sowing Seeds of Peace Community garden planting.

SC to DC for Mideast Peace Organized a group of 7 from SC to attend two days of training and a lobby day on Capitol Hill.

Alliance for Nuclear Accountability (ANA) Conference. Carolina Peace president David Matos joined Tom Clements of Friends of the Earth and others to lobby SC legislators on Capitol Hill.

“Hibakusha, Our Life to Live” movie screening with director David Rothhauser at Nickelodeon Theatre in Columbia & in Augusta, GA with partner organization CSRA Peace Alliance.

Monthly Critical Mass Women in Black Vigils on  the first WED of each month at the Statehouse instituted.

Recognize Palestine Rally in 5 Points.

“Afghanistan Ten Years Later: Time to End the War?”

 Talk at USC with David Axe and Sr. Ellen Francis.

Ten Years in Afghanistan: End the War Vigil in 5 Points

Teach-In and Strategy Session with Josh Ruebner, National Advocacy Director, US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation.

Occupy Columbia  Ongoing and continuing support!  Two Carolina Peace board members were among the 19 arrested for nonviolently resisting Gov. Haley’s “curfew” on free speech.