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Originally posted on furbirdsqueerly:
This in from the Gay Liberation Network of Chicago. Even if we can not be there we stand in full support of this action.
Nobel Laureates Shouldn’t Imprison Nobel Nominees
12 noon, Monday April 23
UIC Student Center, 750 S. Halsted Street, Chicago
As part of their PR campaign for next month’s NATO summit in Chicago, Rahm Emanuel and President Obama have invited Nobel Peace Prize winners to our city on April 23-25 to discuss issues of peace and humanitarianism. Many are very deserving of their prizes. Others are every bit as guilty of violence and oppression as NATO itself, and deserve our scorn.
Currently one American Peace Prize winner, President Obama, is hounding an American Nobel Peace Prize nominee for the latter’s pro-human rights activity.
Private Bradley Manning (aka Brianna Manning*) is facing life in prison for allegedly exposing U.S. war crimes and a treasure trove of secret documents…
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