protest http://wamc.org en Peace Groups Hold Protests Against U.S. Military Action In Syria http://wamc.org/post/peace-groups-hold-protests-against-us-military-action-syria <p>A peace and justice action network in Westchester is holding a 24-hour protest against U.S. military strikes in Syria. The peaceful demonstration begins Friday evening.</p> Sat, 07 Sep 2013 15:50:00 +0000 Allison Dunne 73105 at http://wamc.org Peace Groups Hold Protests Against U.S. Military Action In Syria U.S. House Speaker Meets Protests Outside Congressional Fundraiser In Sullivan County http://wamc.org/post/us-house-speaker-meets-protests-outside-congressional-fundraiser-sullivan-county <p>U.S. House Speaker John Boehner headlined a fundraiser for New York Congressman Chris Gibson Tuesday evening. The Sullivan County event drew about 75 protestors, who gathered to tell the two Republicans that their votes are hurting working families.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 17:18:05 +0000 Allison Dunne 70930 at http://wamc.org U.S. House Speaker Meets Protests Outside Congressional Fundraiser In Sullivan County David Talbot - "Season of the Witch" http://wamc.org/post/david-talbot-season-witch <p>We welcome David Talbot and speak with him about his book, <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1439108218/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=1439108218">Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror and Deliverance in the City of Love</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=1439108218" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"></em>, which tells the story of San Francisco between 1967 and 1982.</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 16:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 40987 at http://wamc.org David Talbot - "Season of the Witch" Protests Planned For Governors, Premiers Meeting http://wamc.org/post/protests-planned-governors-premiers-meeting <p>Occupy groups and others plan to protest during the Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Premiers.<br /><br />Demonstrations are planned Sunday and Monday.<br /><br />Organizers say they want the governors and premiers to focus on the human rights of the people in the region and a process that engages them in holding their governments accountable for protecting their rights.<br /><br />The 36th annual conference will be co-hosted by Gov. Peter Shumlin and Quebec Premier Jean Charest.<br /> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 21:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 43871 at http://wamc.org