Sign CODEPINK's petition
to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, US
Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice,
and First Lady Michelle Obama. Join Alice
Walker, Eve Ensler, Gloria Steinem and Iranian,
Israeli and Palestinian women - please sign
has endorsed the Divest
from War online petition, and we urge
peace-loving people around the world to
sign it, pledging to boycott Israeli products
and divest from Israeli government bonds
if Israel carries out a preemptive military
strike on Iran.
The goal of this campaign is to prevent
the next war in the Middle East, by nonviolently
raising the cost to the Israeli government
of a preemptive military attack on Iran.
We can use the Israeli government's concern
about grassroots boycott, divestment and
sanctions (BDS) campaigns that challenge
their impunity to help avert a military
attack that could plunge the entire Middle
East into another large-scale war. Sign
up at www.divestfromwar.org.
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war with Iran would have staggering economic,
humanitarian, political and military consequences
for both countries, and would plunge the
entire region into greater chaos. We urge
direct, sustained, unconditional and comprehensive
talks between the governments of the United
States and Iran as a realistic way to de-escalate
tensions and resolve all outstanding issues.
CODEPINK is a women-initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement working to end U.S. funded wars and occupations, to challenge militarism globally, and to redirect our resources into health care, education, green jobs and other life-affirming activities. The name CODEPINK satirized the Bush Administration's color-coded, fear-mongering "security" alert system that has since been phased out. CODEPINK is a lively call for the people of the world to "wage peace." More...