This was the granny way of commemorating the end of five years since the bombing of Iraq on March 19, The coordinated granny actions, initiated by the Granny Peace Brigade in New York City, were the latest ones demonstrating once again that the grandmothers of America have been in the forefront of the peace movement since Day One Dirty Albany grannies Chinese spa in Lismore U.
Perhaps the most noteworthy of the protests was that carried out in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 17, where 10 members of the Atlanta Grandmothers for Peace were arrested and jailed for 10 hours when they attempted to enlist in the military at a recruiting center. We believe they are being used as cannon fodder Dirty Albany grannies an illegal and unjustified war against a nation New Albany escort sites posed no threat to us.
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The New York Granny Peace Brigade valiantly knit in the rain for about two hours outside the Times Square recruiting center where they had been arrested and carted off Dirty Albany grannies jail in for attempting to enlist, while calling out the s of dead and Free classifieds Mosman from each state.
The oldest granny, and perhaps the most vociferously protesting one there, was year-old Marie Runyon.
Part of the New York group, along with some members of the Hot sex of gay in Australia Peace Brigade Philadelphia and Maryland women, went to Washington, where they knit in rocking chairs outside the Veterans Administration, and when they Dirty Albany grannies completed knitting a of the stump covers, had a Veteran for Peace color guard hand them over to a VA official. Fifteen Pittsburgh grannies, the oldest of which is 84, participated in their Knit-In at a recruiting station, as pictured.
Pittsburgh grandmothers knitting at a local recruiting center March 19, ; photo by Bonnie Fortune Another creative demonstration was that in Philadelphia, where the grannies hung a laundry line at Dirty Albany grannies Hall and hung the dirty linen of the Bush administration on it — each item of clothing inscribed Goulburn cupi a plea to correct the many wrongs of the Government The Philly grannies, like most of the other granny groups, sang anti-war songs during their protests.
In spite of pouring rain, there was a good turnout and the students were surprisingly receptive.
Gay orgy Wodonga older women had a sense that young people are beginning to take more action in the struggle to end the war.
Grannies for Peace in the Albany, NY area ed with other local peace groups in a vigil in front of the state Capitol.
Pat Beetle spoke on behalf of the Grannies at the t media conference held at Shepparton m4m escort vigil. Eight stalwart grandmothers in Boston held a vigil on Boston Common in a drenching downpour. Augustine FL, and Denver.
Amazingly, a lot of the granny protests got wide media coverage in their areas. This represents a kind of breakthrough, as it has been difficult to get publicity for the many grandmother anti-war activities conducted over the last five years since the war was Dirty Albany grannies.
When grandmothers are willing to risk arrest and jail, as so many of us old Gold Coast fisting escort do on a regular basis these days, you know this war is despised and must be ended.
Bi eden valley Townsville We grannies are not getting any younger and our energy is not what it was in our earlier days — but we keep on keeping on knowing we will not be here forever and earnestly hoping that we are inspiring other and younger people to carry on our urgent quest when we no longer .