Stand with Cindy Sheehan Today

August 17th, 2005 - by admin – 2005-08-17 00:52:59

Cindy’s New Site With a Video Message:

Latest News from Crawford (More than 350 articles posted):

Here Are Some Things You Can Do to Help:

Candlelight Vigils
Join with MoveOn, True Majority, and Democracy for America in organizing or attending a Vigil for Cindy Sheehan in your town on Wednesday, August 17, 2005, at 7:30 p.m.

Other Meet-With-Cindy Events
Plan your own event at a time and place and description of your choosing using this new events system.

Create an Event:
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Some groups around the country have already held press conferences or rallies, or staged send-offs for people headed to Crawford, or set up Camp Caseys in solidarity with the one in Crawford, or held protests at media outlets to demand coverage. Send us a report on what you do, and we’ll post it on the website.

Send Cindy Your Message With a Pink Rose

Meet With Your Congress Member About Resolution of Inquiry
Can you spare a half an hour to meet with your congress member, together with some of your friends and allies, and ask him or her to co-sponsor the Resolution of Inquiry? Democracy for America has set up this events system to help you do so.
There are now 44 co-sponsors of the Resolution:

Don’t Hold an Event Without Telling the Media!
Call, don’t just write, your local media to alert them to your local events. The media love events that give a local angle on a national story. Help them out. Also call your local politicians and state legislators and congressional offices to urge them to attend or send a representative.

Here are general resources for events, including information on working the media:

Here is a guide to working your local media:

The kits above are focused on the Downing Street Memos, but the same techniques apply for events focused on demanding that Bush meet with Cindy.

• Support AfterDowningStreet: