NWOPC Special 9/11 Demo

9/11 and the Global War on Terror


Sunday, Sept. 11
Noon - 1:30
Secor and Central

Sunday marks the 15th anniversary of the tragic attacks on Sep 11th, 2001. We remember, reflect and mourn the 3000 victims of that horrendous day but we also mourn the 6799 American casualties of war in Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as the millions of innocent civilians who have paid the ultimate price for a crime they did not commit.

This Sunday, the Northwest Ohio Peace Coalition (NWOPC) will dedicate our weekly anti-war demonstration to commemorating the innocent lives lost on 9/11 and urging the US government to stop exploiting that tragic day as an excuse to wage unjustified imperialist wars on other nations.

Since the attacks fifteen years ago, trillions of dollars have been wasted on war. The US is currently involved in wars in seven countries: Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Yemen, Syria, Libya, and Somalia. Are we any safer? Is the world a better place? We cannot bomb people for peace. War only breeds more hatred and more terrorism. Wars, drones and torture are not the way to honor our victims and our fallen soldiers.

Please join us ...

Join us Every Sunday from noon — 1:30 p.m. For a demonstration against intervention, occupation and war, to condemn remote control killing by drone warfare and to amplify the demand for justice so peace can prevail.

Notes: Locations for August

  • First Sunday (August 7): Jefferson and Rt 25 (Perrysburg} Map
  • Second Sunday (August 14): Douglas and Tremainsville Map
  • Third Sunday (August 21): Holland and Dussel Map
  • Fourth Sunday (August 28): Collingwood and Deleware Map

Notes: Locations for September

  • First Sunday (September 4): Luoisana and Front (Perrysburg) Map
  • Second Sunday (September 11): Secor and Central (A special commemoration of 9/11) Map
  • Third Sunday (September 18): Sylvania and Talmadge Map
  • Fourth Sunday (September 25): Alexis and Monroe Map

Have Banner, Will Travel!

We'll bring a Sunday Demo to a corner near you.

Contact NWOPC to suggest a corner of YOUR choice.
You bring some peeps, we'll bring some peeps-
and join together in protest against war and injustice!

U.S. Casualties Both Wars:
Iraq: 4486
Afghanistan: 2313
Total: 6799

Source: ICasualties.org

In light of the ongoing siege of Gaza and the never ending oppression of Palestinians in the West Bank, NWOPC has an established policy in our points of unity which was created in 2001 concerning the open issues of conflict between Israel and Palestine.