03.19.2007

International Day to Shut Down the War Machine

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Date/Time: 19/03/2007 12:00 am


http://www.shutdownthewarmachine.com


We plan on attending anti-war events with a strong message that organized labor has the economic power to stop the war.
Yours for the OBU,
E. W. Wolfson
Branch Sec’y, Pittsburgh GMB
Industrial Workers of the World
Motion to create a resolution to endorse and participate in the “Day To Shut Down The War Machine.”
It shall be decided at the February 2007 regular meeting of the Pittsburgh GMB that the branch approves the following resolution:
Resolution to endorse and participate in the “Day To Shut Down The War Machine”
WHEREAS the wars being waged by the U.S. government in Iraq and Afghanistan break international law;
WHEREAS these wars are being waged in the interests of U.S. based corporations, and against the interests of the majority of the world’s population;
WHEREAS these wars have caused the deaths of countless thousands, and the destruction of homes, schools and vital infrastructure; and
WHEREAS the majority of the people in the United States, and around the world, oppose these illegal wars;
WE RESOLVE TO:
1. Endorse the proposed Day To Shut Down The War Machine on March 19, 2007;
2. Refuse to work or shop on March 19, 2007 in accordance with the methods and goals proposed on that day; and
3. Encourage others we come in contact with to do the same.
FURTHER, WE REQUEST the Branch Secretary to transmit a copy of this resolution to the General Headquarters of the IWW, and the Secretaries of near by branches.
Pittsburgh IWW
PO Box 90315
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
PittsburghIWW@yahoo.com
“>Fellow and Sister Workers:
The Pittsburgh GMB of the Industrial Workers of the World, passed this motion below at its last business meeting on February 11, 2007, and as stated in the motion, wishes to share our endorsement with you. Further information on this event can be found at www.shutdownthewarmachine.com

http://www.shutdownthewarmachine.com


We plan on attending anti-war events with a strong message that organized labor has the economic power to stop the war.
Yours for the OBU,
E. W. Wolfson
Branch Sec’y, Pittsburgh GMB
Industrial Workers of the World
Motion to create a resolution to endorse and participate in the “Day To Shut Down The War Machine.”
It shall be decided at the February 2007 regular meeting of the Pittsburgh GMB that the branch approves the following resolution:
Resolution to endorse and participate in the “Day To Shut Down The War Machine”
WHEREAS the wars being waged by the U.S. government in Iraq and Afghanistan break international law;
WHEREAS these wars are being waged in the interests of U.S. based corporations, and against the interests of the majority of the world’s population;
WHEREAS these wars have caused the deaths of countless thousands, and the destruction of homes, schools and vital infrastructure; and
WHEREAS the majority of the people in the United States, and around the world, oppose these illegal wars;
WE RESOLVE TO:
1. Endorse the proposed Day To Shut Down The War Machine on March 19, 2007;
2. Refuse to work or shop on March 19, 2007 in accordance with the methods and goals proposed on that day; and
3. Encourage others we come in contact with to do the same.
FURTHER, WE REQUEST the Branch Secretary to transmit a copy of this resolution to the General Headquarters of the IWW, and the Secretaries of near by branches.
Pittsburgh IWW
PO Box 90315
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
PittsburghIWW@yahoo.com

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