ACTION ALERT; National March on Washington – Sat. March 18

March 6th, 2023 - by United National Anti-War Coalition

National March on Washington
At the White House,  March 18
On the 20th Anniversary of the
US Invasion of Iraq

United National Anti-War Coalition

No War in Ukraine! No to NATO!
No Weapons, No Money for the Ukraine War
After the march, we must stay in the streets

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(March 6, 2023) — Coinciding with the 20th anniversary weekend of the criminal US-invasion of Iraq a major set of actions including a demonstration at the White House in Washington, DC on Saturday March 18 demanding “Peace in Ukraine – Say NO to Endless US Wars” and “Fund People’s Needs, Not the War Machine.” Since 2003, the US has engaged in sanctions (economic war) on more than 40 countries.

These targets of US economic warfare include the people of Cuba, Zimbabwe, Venezuela, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Iran and many other nations. Even in the wake of the worst disasters, like the recent deadly earthquake, Washington keeps its cruel sanctions in place against Syria. US bases and “commands” blanket most of the world. It is a global empire.

The Biden administration is determined to escalate the Ukraine war. The real goal of the massive arming and training of Ukrainian forces has nothing to do with the interests of Ukrainian, Russian or American people.

The aim instead is to “weaken Russia” as stated by the US Secretary of Defense himself, even at the risk of a catastrophic nuclear war that could end life on Earth.

A US General commanding 50,000 troops in the Pacific also issued a letter to his sub-commanders in recent days informing them that he believes that the United States will be at war with China within two years.

The danger of global war is growing! The people must act!

The demonstration will make connections between the human and financial toll of US militarism at home and abroad. Key demands include:

  1. Peace in Ukraine – No weapons, no money for the Ukraine War
  2. Abolish NATO – End US militarism & sanctions!
  3. Fund people’s needs, not the war machine!
  4. No war with China!
  5. End US aid to racist apartheid Israel!
  6. Fight racism & bigotry at home, not other peoples!
  7. US hands off  Haiti!
  8. End AFRICOM! 
  9. End Sanctions on Syria!

Tens of thousands of flyers have been produced to circulate in the Washington, DC area.  If you can help with this, please send an email to

Important contingents are being formed. Click on the caption or image to register for the contingent.

Student Contingent

Vets & GI’s contingent

Climate Crisis & Peace contingent

Cultural Workers Contingent

United National Anti-War Coalition, ANSWER Coalition, Black Alliance for Peace, The People’s Forum, CodePink, World BEYOND War, Popular Resistance, Veterans for Peace, International Action Center, Party for Socialism and Liberation, Al-Awda, The Palestine Right to Return Coalition, Labor Against Racism and War, Leonard Peltier Defense Committee, Universal African Peoples Organization, East Bay Democratic Socialists of America, Socialist Action, Nevada Green Party, Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network, Ohio Peace Council, Green Party of Connecticut, Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalist Social Justice Committee, Environmentalists Against War, Pacific Green Party (OR), Linn-Benton Chapter, Lauren Faith Smith Ministry for Nonviolence, Maine Cumberland County Greens, Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace, San Jose Peace and Justice Center, Servicio Particular Alacran, Minnesota Peace Action Coalition, PeaceWorks of Greater Brunswick, UPWARD (Uniting Peace With Actions Respect and Dignity), Socialist Party of America, North Country Peace Group, Workers World Party, PeaceWorks, Bronx Antiwar Coalition, Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space, Chicago Anti-War Coalition, National Immigrant Solidarity Network, China-US Solidarity Network, North American Climate Conservation and Environmental group, Stop the War Machine – New Mexico, Mobilization Against War and Occupation,  Struggle  La Lucha,   Bethlehem Neighbors for Peace, Odessa Solidarity Campaign, DC Young Communist League, Uhuru Solidarity Movement, North American Climate Conservation and Environment group, Virginia Defenders for Freedom Justice & Equality, Students for a Democratic Society (SDS), Freedom Road Socialist Organization, Roger Waters…(and many, many more)

UNAC is calling for local and regional antiwar actions from April 15 – 22

Start making plans now