Syracuse Peace Council http://waer.org en Peace Activists Help Residents Call Congress to Keep Military Out of Iraq http://waer.org/post/peace-activists-help-residents-call-congress-keep-military-out-iraq <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Peace Activists set up a phone booth in downtown Syracuse today to allow people to call their congress members to keep the U.S. completely out of Iraq.&nbsp; They oppose any military intervention there – even the limited involvement proposed by President Obama in response to the advances of Islamic militant groups. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:36:23 +0000 Chris Bolt 20121 at http://waer.org Peace Activists Help Residents Call Congress to Keep Military Out of Iraq Protestors Say 'Don't Send Missiles to Syria, Instead Help the People' http://waer.org/post/protestors-say-dont-send-missiles-syria-instead-help-people <P>About 20 members of the peace community gathered today in front of Syracuse’s federal building to oppose any military intervention in Syria.</P> <P> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 19:31:25 +0000 Scott Willis & scott 7251 at http://waer.org Protestors Say 'Don't Send Missiles to Syria, Instead Help the People' Dozens of arrests at large protest against unmanned, armed drones at Syracuse's Hancock Field http://waer.org/post/dozens-arrests-large-protest-against-unmanned-armed-drones-syracuses-hancock-field <p>About 250 anti-war protestors from across New York and several other states rallied at Hancock Air National Guard base Sunday to protest the military’s use of armed drones.&nbsp; The demonstrators wore long, black robes, carried fake coffins, and held pictures of innocent victims of drone strikes as they solemnly walked along Thompson Road to the base’s gates.&nbsp; They tapped drums and chanted “arrest the war criminals.”&nbsp; Mon, 29 Apr 2013 13:10:31 +0000 Chris Bolt & Valerie Crowder 1311 at http://waer.org Dozens of arrests at large protest against unmanned, armed drones at Syracuse's Hancock Field