List/Grid Author Archives: Katharina

From Our Hearts To Yours, We Stand Together

September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows stands in support of all those affected by the senseless and traumatic attacks on mosques in New Zealand today. We strongly condemn all forms… Read more »

“We Are One: Reunifying A Country Divided” – An Event Summary

We started our conversation with a panel of NYC activists. As the moderator, Sarah Sayeed introduced and later on challenged our panelists with questions about their continuing work. She thanked… Read more »

“We Are One” – An Event Summary

MARCH 2019 OUR WORK: +++Report from our “We Are One” event+++ We started our conversation with a panel of NYC activists. The moderation was led by Sarah Sayeed, Senior Advisor… Read more »

We Value Justice Not Just Us

FEBRUARY 2019 OUR WORK: January 11: Leila and Jessica Murphy, spoke for us at the annual DC rally organized by the Center for Constitutional Rights. CLICK HERE to hear their… Read more »

@WITNESSTORTURE

JANUARY 2019 OUR WORK: January 11: Help support Witness Against Torture and other allies at the upcoming rally in DC marking yet another year of the operation of the U.S…. Read more »

War Is Terrorism Just With A Bigger Budget

DECEMBER 2018 OUR WORK: Back in October we signed a UFPJ petition, which addresses our government’s attempt to curb our rights to protest in Washington, DC as we know it…. Read more »

ON FEBRUARY 24: We Are One!

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Reports from Guantanamo January 2019

Colleen Kelly’s latest trip to Guantanamo Bay Prison last month was recorded on three videos to include the general public in the workings and shortcomings of the pretrial hearings.  … Read more »

Jessica and Leila Murphy Speak at January 11, 2019 DC Rally To Close Guantanamo

J: Good afternoon, and thank you all for your presence here today. My name is Jessica Murphy, (and my name is Leila Murphy). On September 11, 2001, our father, Brian… Read more »

2018 Isaac Hecker Award for Social Justice for Colleen Kelly

If ever there were a person who embodies Gandhi’s famous dictum that “you must be the change you wish to see in the world,” it is Colleen Kelly. She is… Read more »