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No War With Iran: A Day of Action

No War With Iran

We will not be forced into another war. On Thursday, January 9, at 5 p.m. local time, the anti-war majority in this country will get visible to oppose Trump’s war and say #NoWarWithIran.

Trump’s reckless action has needlessly endangered countless lives of U.S. troops, Iraqis, Iranians, and countless other civilians. The devastation that a war with Iran could bring upon the earth and humanity cannot be overstated—millions of lives hang in the balance. None of us will win, except politicians and corporations. Even more resources that our communities desperately need will be wasted on unnecessary violence. People in the United States and across the globe are tired of war—from the military families who have seen multiple generations serve in the same conflict, to the Iranian, Iraqi, and Afghan families in the United States who worry for their loved ones back home.

We’ve learned our lessons from Iraq, Afghanistan, Yemen, and global endless war. We will not be driven by lies into another war. We will not allow our Iranian-American and Muslim neighbors to be targeted by law enforcement. We will not be divided.

When Trump acts with ignorance, fear, and ego, we will act with diplomacy and prioritize what is best for humanity. We are the majority. We stand united. And we oppose Trump’s war with Iran.

A core principle shared by supporting organizations is a commitment to nonviolent and peaceful actions. All actions that are sponsored or organized on this page are intended to be nonviolent and peaceful. We expect all participants to act lawfully at all times and to seek to de-escalate any potential confrontation with those who disagree with our values.

Here are some focused slogans:
– Stop Trump’s War on Iran
– No Wars in the MidEast, Bring the Troops Home
– No Wars, No Sanctions, No Assassinations, No Regime Change
– Repeal Authorization for War

CodePink’s List of Events
Find the location of a “No War With Iran” rally (Enter a zip code) to make your voice heard. See the CodePink No War With Iran events. Several are planned for Connecticut and Western Massachusetts.

– West Hartford, CT 06107 at Farmington and Main
– Willimantic, CT 06226 at Peace Corner on Jillson Square
– Pomfret Center, CT 06259 opposite Vanilla Bean Cafe
– New Haven, CT 06510 at Rosa DeLauro’s Office

– Pittsfield, MA 01201 at Park Square
– Northampton, MA 01060 at Northampton Courthouse, Corner Main and King Street

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