From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Courage To Resist!
A press conference and rally in support of military resisters Pablo Paredes and Kevin Benderman was held at noon today in front of the War Memorial Veterans Building in San Francisco.
Courage to Resist is a newly formed group of veterans, military families, and community members who have come together in a campaign to support military resisters. Pablo Paredes and Kevin Benderman both face military court martial beginning tommorow, May 11th. Today's San Francisco event is joined by solidarity actions in support of Kevin and Pablo in over 20 cities around the nation. Following the press conference, Bay Area activists are caravaning down to San Diego to support Pablo with street theater, marches, rallies, and a Friday evening event entitled "Put the War on Trial."