Tag Archives: WHINSEC

Today We Return to the Gates of Fort Benning in Memory and Resistance

Close the School of the Americas!

Victory: First Amendment Rights Triumph Over Columbus Police And Fort Benning Officials!

 We did it! Fort Benning officials and the Columbus police tried to shut down the November Vigil by attempting to limit the number of participants and by denying SOA Watch a permit to set up a stage and sound system, but justice prevailed. We will return to the gates of Fort Benning from November 21-23. Following a […]

THOUSANDS GATHERED AT THE GATES OF U.S. MILITARY BASE IN GEORGIA TO CLOSE THE SOA/WHINSEC

THOUSANDS GATHERED AT THE GATES OF U.S. MILITARY BASE IN GEORGIA TO CLOSE THE SOA/WHINSEC 3-DAY MOBILIZATION CULMINATES WITH MASS DIE-IN AND FUNERAL PROCESSION TO COMMEMORATE THE VICTIMS OF SOA/ WHINSEC VIOLENCE AND U.S. MILITARIZATION NASHUA CHANTAL, 60 OF AMERICUS, GEORGIA CROSSES OVER THE FENCE TO CARRY THE PROTEST ONTO THE MILITARY BASE, FACES SIX […]

The School of the Americas: Class over?

Campaigners continue to risk jail trying to close one of the most notorious US institutions that sowed regional strife. Share this video. Mobilize your community for the November Vigil (Nov. 16-18, 2012) at the gates of Fort Benning, Georgia. Inside Story Submitted by David Culver October 6, 2012 | Inside Story features human rights activists […]

Shut Down the School of the Americas (SOA/WHINSEC)!

Shut Down the School of the Americas  We won’t stop until the SOA is shut down and the U.S. government has stopped relying on violence – be it military, political, or economic – to enforce its oppressive foreign policy in Latin America and the Carribean. Join us for the 21st anniversary of non-violent protest at […]