Military Families Speak Out of Southern California is proud to host an Anti-War Vigil and Awards Ceremony to take place on Academy Awards Day...as a symbolic political statement opposing the continued Congressional funding of war while supporting the PEOPLE’S demand to Bring the Troops Home Now!
Sunday, February 25, 2007,
At the corner of Hollywood & Vine,
Military Families Speak Out will be honoring individuals from the PEACE community for their continued work on behalf of WE, the PEOPLE, in supporting our demands to defund the Iraq war and to support the troops by bringing them home now and taking care of them when they get home!
Bring LARGE PRINT, multilingual signs honoring BESTS (or WORSTS): for Peace, for De-funding war, for Anti-War reporting, for Calling for an End to War, for Peace Activism.....BE CREATIVE!
There will be reporters and camera crews from all over the world waiting for the Academy Awards ceremony to begin. They will have LOTS OF TIME to interview attendees of our event. If you have a STATEMENT for the WORLD regarding GWB's illegal war, then this "Oscar for Peace" Vigil and Awards Ceremony is YOUR opportunity to speak out to the global community!
"Oscar for Peace" is Rapid Transit accessible...from Santa Barbara, north, to San Diego, South; Metrolink/Amtrak to Union Station, take Red Line to Hollywood & Vine Station. Your Metrolink ticket allows free access to all rapid transit in the L.A. area. Parking is available on Vine Street.
Southern California Military Families Speak Out Chapters,
Gold Star Families for Peace
Proyecto Guerrero Azteca
(Guerrero Azteca Project)
After Downing Street
Progressive Democrats of America, OC
Code Pink, Orange County
The World Can't Wait, Orange County
Orange County Peace Coalition
Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)
Iraq Veterans Against War (IVAW)
We Support the Vets
ICUJP, Interfaith Communities United for Justice and Peace
International Socialist Organization
If your organization would like to be listed as an endorser for "Oscar for Peace" or for more information, call 714-508-8103, firstname.lastname@example.org
Watch Youtube video, a Military Families Speak Out action.... "Why War?" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B5YpKtywPIA
***If you cannot make it to Hollywood for this action, then why not
host your own “Oscar for Peace” event in your area???